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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 3 9 1
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 133 67 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 25.43% 11.24% 29.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.09% 11.59% 29.98%
Number of salaries quoted 122 62 113
Median salary £55,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,250 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
491 578 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 93.88% 96.98% 98.03%
Number of salaries quoted 400 508 367
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 25 February 2017.

Developer Salary Histogram in Watford

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 144 (54.34%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (50.19%) Java
3 107 (40.38%) JavaScript
4 101 (38.11%) C#
5 96 (36.23%) SQL Server
6 84 (31.70%) .NET
7 80 (30.19%) HTML
8 78 (29.43%) SQL
9 76 (28.68%) OO
10 70 (26.42%) jQuery
11 64 (24.15%) ASP.NET
12 63 (23.77%) MVC
13 61 (23.02%) Node.js
14 58 (21.89%) Spring
15 57 (21.51%) Software Engineering
15 57 (21.51%) Scrum
15 57 (21.51%) CSS
16 55 (20.75%) TDD
17 54 (20.38%) Web Services
18 52 (19.62%) Finance
18 52 (19.62%) ASP.NET MVC
19 48 (18.11%) AngularJS
20 41 (15.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 41 (15.47%) Git (software)
21 39 (14.72%) Degree
21 39 (14.72%) Web Application Development
22 38 (14.34%) C++
23 37 (13.96%) Computer Science
23 37 (13.96%) RESTful
24 34 (12.83%) Hibernate

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 29 (10.94%) SharePoint
2 26 (9.81%) Tomcat
3 24 (9.06%) SharePoint 2010
4 15 (5.66%) WebSphere
5 14 (5.28%) CMS
6 9 (3.40%) JBoss
7 8 (3.02%) Umbraco
8 7 (2.64%) Apache
9 6 (2.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 6 (2.26%) MQSeries
10 5 (1.89%) WebLogic
11 4 (1.51%) IIS
12 3 (1.13%) WordPress
13 2 (0.75%) MS Exchange
13 2 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
14 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 32 (12.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.64%) Magento
2 6 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.26%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.75%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.15%) SaaS
2 9 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.38%) Office 365
3 1 (0.38%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.53%) Internet
2 8 (3.02%) Firewall
3 6 (2.26%) DNS
4 5 (1.89%) iBeacon
5 4 (1.51%) FTP
5 4 (1.51%) SSH
6 3 (1.13%) HTTP
7 1 (0.38%) AMQP
7 1 (0.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (36.23%) SQL Server
2 27 (10.19%) SQL Server 2014
3 22 (8.30%) SQL Server 2005
4 21 (7.92%) MySQL
5 16 (6.04%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (5.28%) NoSQL
6 14 (5.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (4.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (4.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (3.77%) Power BI
9 9 (3.40%) MongoDB
10 8 (3.02%) Relational Database
10 8 (3.02%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (3.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (2.64%) RDBMS
12 6 (2.26%) Jackrabbit
12 6 (2.26%) MS Access
12 6 (2.26%) SAP BW
12 6 (2.26%) SAP Data Services
13 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 41 (15.47%) Git (software)
2 29 (10.94%) Subversion
3 25 (9.43%) gulp
4 22 (8.30%) Maven
5 21 (7.92%) JBehave
5 21 (7.92%) WebDriver
6 20 (7.55%) Karma Test Runner
7 18 (6.79%) Visual Studio
8 13 (4.91%) LabVIEW
9 11 (4.15%) JUnit
10 10 (3.77%) Cucumber
11 8 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (2.64%) Mockito
13 6 (2.26%) Eclipse
13 6 (2.26%) Log4j
13 6 (2.26%) Talend Open Studio
14 5 (1.89%) Moq
14 5 (1.89%) MSTest
14 5 (1.89%) NUnit
15 4 (1.51%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 52 (19.62%) Finance
2 16 (6.04%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.53%) Music Industry
4 8 (3.02%) Banking
5 7 (2.64%) Retail
6 6 (2.26%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.89%) Advertising
7 5 (1.89%) Marketing
8 3 (1.13%) Games
9 2 (0.75%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (31.70%) .NET
2 80 (30.19%) HTML
3 70 (26.42%) jQuery
4 64 (24.15%) ASP.NET
5 61 (23.02%) Node.js
6 58 (21.89%) Spring
7 57 (21.51%) CSS
8 54 (20.38%) Web Services
9 52 (19.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 48 (18.11%) AngularJS
11 41 (15.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 37 (13.96%) RESTful
13 34 (12.83%) Hibernate
14 32 (12.08%) HTML5
15 30 (11.32%) REST
16 29 (10.94%) J2EE
16 29 (10.94%) XML
17 25 (9.43%) KnockoutJS
18 24 (9.06%) Ajax
18 24 (9.06%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 37 (13.96%) Computer Science
2 13 (4.91%) Smartphone
3 10 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.77%) User Experience
4 9 (3.40%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.26%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.89%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.51%) iPad
8 3 (1.13%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.75%) Fintech
9 2 (0.75%) Life Science
9 2 (0.75%) NHS
10 1 (0.38%) BBC
10 1 (0.38%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 31 (11.70%) Windows
2 26 (9.81%) Linux
3 21 (7.92%) Unix
4 17 (6.42%) Android
5 12 (4.53%) Windows Server
6 10 (3.77%) Apple iOS
7 7 (2.64%) Solaris
8 6 (2.26%) HPUX
9 4 (1.51%) Mac OS X
9 4 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (54.34%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (28.68%) OO
3 63 (23.77%) MVC
4 57 (21.51%) Scrum
4 57 (21.51%) Software Engineering
5 55 (20.75%) TDD
6 39 (14.72%) Web Application Development
7 32 (12.08%) OOP
8 31 (11.70%) Web Development
9 26 (9.81%) BDD
9 26 (9.81%) Multithreading
9 26 (9.81%) Physics
9 26 (9.81%) Unit Testing
10 23 (8.68%) Front End Development
11 21 (7.92%) High Availability
11 21 (7.92%) OOD
12 19 (7.17%) E-Commerce
13 18 (6.79%) ETL
14 17 (6.42%) Kanban
14 17 (6.42%) UML
Programming Languages
1 133 (50.19%) Java
2 107 (40.38%) JavaScript
3 101 (38.11%) C#
4 78 (29.43%) SQL
5 38 (14.34%) C++
6 24 (9.06%) ES6
6 24 (9.06%) Ruby
7 18 (6.79%) VB
8 14 (5.28%) T-SQL
9 13 (4.91%) Shell Script
10 12 (4.53%) VB.NET
11 10 (3.77%) Objective-C
12 7 (2.64%) PL/SQL
12 7 (2.64%) PowerShell
13 6 (2.26%) ABAP
13 6 (2.26%) C
13 6 (2.26%) VBA
14 5 (1.89%) Python
14 5 (1.89%) Scala
15 2 (0.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 39 (14.72%) Degree
2 15 (5.66%) PhD
3 1 (0.38%) MCP
3 1 (0.38%) MCTS
3 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.91%) QA
2 7 (2.64%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (1.51%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.75%) Capistrano
1 2 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.38%) HockeyApp
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 25 (9.43%) Oracle
2 23 (8.68%) Microsoft
3 14 (5.28%) IBM
4 12 (4.53%) SAP
5 6 (2.26%) ATG
5 6 (2.26%) Blue Martini
5 6 (2.26%) Cognos
5 6 (2.26%) Talend
6 5 (1.89%) Sybase
7 4 (1.51%) hybris
8 3 (1.13%) AppDynamics
8 3 (1.13%) New Relic
9 2 (0.75%) Facebook
9 2 (0.75%) Google
10 1 (0.38%) Adobe
10 1 (0.38%) Apple
10 1 (0.38%) Progress
10 1 (0.38%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.38%) Tableau
10 1 (0.38%) Zend
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Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Ace Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-40K
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Includes Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Firway Consulting
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum To £40k (Depending on exp)
Posted: 2 days ago
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Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £60k - 65k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £500 Per Day - £550 Per Day
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + attractive package
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Negotiable
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