The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Watford region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 7 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 77 163 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 14.89% 30.47% 22.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.34% 30.58% 23.09%
Number of salaries quoted 68 141 118
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £48,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Developer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
502 533 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.10% 99.63% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 420 406 454
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Developer
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Watford region.

Developer Salary Trend in Watford

Developer
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Watford region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Watford

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 72 (49.66%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (35.17%) C#
3 50 (34.48%) SQL
4 48 (33.10%) Java
5 45 (31.03%) JavaScript
6 43 (29.66%) HTML
7 42 (28.97%) .NET
8 41 (28.28%) jQuery
9 40 (27.59%) ASP.NET
10 38 (26.21%) Finance
10 38 (26.21%) Spring
11 35 (24.14%) CSS
12 34 (23.45%) OO
13 33 (22.76%) SQL Server
14 31 (21.38%) J2EE
15 30 (20.69%) XML
16 29 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
17 28 (19.31%) SAP
18 27 (18.62%) Hibernate
18 27 (18.62%) Scrum
18 27 (18.62%) Git (software)
19 26 (17.93%) Subversion
20 25 (17.24%) MVC
20 25 (17.24%) OOP
20 25 (17.24%) CRM
21 21 (14.48%) Web Services
22 19 (13.10%) SQL Server 2008
23 18 (12.41%) HTML5
23 18 (12.41%) AngularJS
24 17 (11.72%) Analytics

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (6.90%) Tomcat
2 8 (5.52%) CMS
2 8 (5.52%) Node.js
3 7 (4.83%) Apache
3 7 (4.83%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.83%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (2.76%) Confluence
4 4 (2.76%) MQSeries
4 4 (2.76%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.76%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (2.07%) JBoss
5 3 (2.07%) WordPress
6 2 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.69%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.69%) Mule
7 1 (0.69%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (4.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.45%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (2.07%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.07%) MS Office
3 3 (2.07%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (2.07%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (1.38%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 9 (6.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (4.83%) SAP CRM
2 7 (4.83%) SAP MM
3 5 (3.45%) SAP APO
3 5 (3.45%) SAP CO
3 5 (3.45%) SAP FI
3 5 (3.45%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (3.45%) SAP QM
3 5 (3.45%) SAP SD
3 5 (3.45%) Scribe Insight
4 4 (2.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 4 (2.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (1.38%) SAP BPC
5 2 (1.38%) SAP SRM
6 1 (0.69%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.07%) SaaS
2 2 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.38%) GitHub
2 2 (1.38%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.83%) Internet
2 2 (1.38%) HTTP
2 2 (1.38%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (22.76%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (11.03%) SAP BW
4 14 (9.66%) SAP HANA
5 13 (8.97%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (4.83%) SAP BI
7 6 (4.14%) Oracle Database
8 5 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (3.45%) Relational Database
8 5 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.76%) DB2
9 4 (2.76%) Jackrabbit
9 4 (2.76%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.76%) MySQL
9 4 (2.76%) PowerPivot
9 4 (2.76%) QlikView
9 4 (2.76%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (2.07%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 3 (2.07%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 27 (18.62%) Git (software)
2 26 (17.93%) Subversion
3 13 (8.97%) Maven
4 10 (6.90%) JUnit
5 8 (5.52%) Visual Studio
6 7 (4.83%) Bitbucket
7 5 (3.45%) Ant
7 5 (3.45%) JIRA
7 5 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (2.76%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.76%) gulp
8 4 (2.76%) Log4j
8 4 (2.76%) Mockito
8 4 (2.76%) Selenium
8 4 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (2.76%) Toad
9 3 (2.07%) Axure RP
9 3 (2.07%) Gradle
9 3 (2.07%) jMock
9 3 (2.07%) WebDriver
General
1 38 (26.21%) Finance
2 14 (9.66%) Manufacturing
3 13 (8.97%) Retail
4 12 (8.28%) Marketing
5 4 (2.76%) Electronics
5 4 (2.76%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.07%) Back Office
6 3 (2.07%) Legal
7 2 (1.38%) Law
7 2 (1.38%) Publishing
8 1 (0.69%) Banking
8 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (29.66%) HTML
2 42 (28.97%) .NET
3 41 (28.28%) jQuery
4 40 (27.59%) ASP.NET
5 38 (26.21%) Spring
6 35 (24.14%) CSS
7 31 (21.38%) J2EE
8 30 (20.69%) XML
9 27 (18.62%) Hibernate
10 21 (14.48%) Web Services
11 18 (12.41%) AngularJS
11 18 (12.41%) HTML5
12 16 (11.03%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (11.03%) RESTful
13 15 (10.34%) REST
14 13 (8.97%) .NET Framework
14 13 (8.97%) Entity Framework
14 13 (8.97%) WCF
14 13 (8.97%) Web Dynpro
15 11 (7.59%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.45%) User Experience
4 3 (2.07%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.07%) RIA
5 2 (1.38%) Blog
6 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.90%) Unix
2 8 (5.52%) Linux
3 4 (2.76%) HPUX
3 4 (2.76%) Solaris
4 2 (1.38%) Windows
5 1 (0.69%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (49.66%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (23.45%) OO
3 29 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (18.62%) Scrum
5 25 (17.24%) CRM
5 25 (17.24%) MVC
5 25 (17.24%) OOP
6 17 (11.72%) Analytics
6 17 (11.72%) Software Engineering
7 15 (10.34%) SDLC
7 15 (10.34%) UML
8 14 (9.66%) TDD
8 14 (9.66%) Workflow
9 13 (8.97%) E-Commerce
10 12 (8.28%) OOA/OOD
10 12 (8.28%) Risk Analytics
10 12 (8.28%) Waterfall
11 11 (7.59%) Front End Development
11 11 (7.59%) Mentoring
11 11 (7.59%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (35.17%) C#
2 50 (34.48%) SQL
3 48 (33.10%) Java
4 45 (31.03%) JavaScript
5 16 (11.03%) ABAP
5 16 (11.03%) PL/SQL
6 9 (6.21%) C++
7 8 (5.52%) Python
7 8 (5.52%) SAPscript
7 8 (5.52%) Scala
8 5 (3.45%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.76%) C
9 4 (2.76%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.07%) VB
11 2 (1.38%) Erlang
11 2 (1.38%) Perl
11 2 (1.38%) VBA
12 1 (0.69%) PHP
12 1 (0.69%) Ruby
12 1 (0.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (4.83%) Degree
2 4 (2.76%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.83%) SLA
2 2 (1.38%) QA
3 1 (0.69%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) Docker
1 1 (0.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.76%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 28 (19.31%) SAP
2 17 (11.72%) Oracle
3 9 (6.21%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.14%) Cognos
5 5 (3.45%) Adobe
6 4 (2.76%) ATG
6 4 (2.76%) Blue Martini
6 4 (2.76%) Elastic Path
6 4 (2.76%) hybris
6 4 (2.76%) IBM
6 4 (2.76%) Interwoven
6 4 (2.76%) Sun
7 2 (1.38%) Google
7 2 (1.38%) Sybase
8 1 (0.69%) Intershop
8 1 (0.69%) Sage
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