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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 7 1 15
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 80 162 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 16.74% 29.83% 13.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.09% 30.00% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 76 135 74
Median salary £53,750 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £30,000 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
468 540 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.91% 99.45% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 410 397 468
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,395 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
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 30 June 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Watford

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 78 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (43.84%) Java
3 60 (41.10%) SQL
4 52 (35.62%) JavaScript
5 51 (34.93%) C#
6 48 (32.88%) Finance
7 47 (32.19%) HTML
8 46 (31.51%) .NET
9 45 (30.82%) jQuery
10 43 (29.45%) SQL Server
11 42 (28.77%) XML
12 40 (27.40%) CSS
13 39 (26.71%) Spring
13 39 (26.71%) Web Services
14 37 (25.34%) ASP.NET
15 35 (23.97%) OO
16 34 (23.29%) J2EE
17 33 (22.60%) Oracle
17 33 (22.60%) Business Intelligence
17 33 (22.60%) Git (software)
18 30 (20.55%) Hibernate
18 30 (20.55%) Scrum
19 28 (19.18%) AngularJS
20 27 (18.49%) SQL Server 2008
21 26 (17.81%) Software Engineering
21 26 (17.81%) SDLC
21 26 (17.81%) HTML5
22 25 (17.12%) RESTful
22 25 (17.12%) MVC
23 24 (16.44%) PL/SQL

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 12 (8.22%) WebLogic
2 10 (6.85%) Tomcat
3 8 (5.48%) CMS
3 8 (5.48%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.11%) Apache
5 4 (2.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (2.74%) Confluence
5 4 (2.74%) MQSeries
5 4 (2.74%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.74%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.05%) JBoss
6 3 (2.05%) MS Exchange
6 3 (2.05%) WordPress
7 2 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.37%) IBM Connections
7 2 (1.37%) IBM Domino
7 2 (1.37%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.68%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.68%) WildFly
Applications
1 5 (3.42%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.74%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (2.05%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.05%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (1.37%) MS Office
4 2 (1.37%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 11 (7.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (4.79%) SAP BPC
3 6 (4.11%) Scribe Insight
4 4 (2.74%) SAP CRM
4 4 (2.74%) SAP MM
4 4 (2.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (1.37%) Sage 200
5 2 (1.37%) SAP APO
5 2 (1.37%) SAP CO
5 2 (1.37%) SAP FI
5 2 (1.37%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (1.37%) SAP QM
5 2 (1.37%) SAP SD
5 2 (1.37%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.16%) SaaS
2 2 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.37%) Google Drive
2 2 (1.37%) TestFlight
3 1 (0.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.79%) Internet
2 3 (2.05%) Firewall
3 2 (1.37%) HTTP
3 2 (1.37%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (29.45%) SQL Server
2 27 (18.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (10.96%) SAP BW
4 14 (9.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (6.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (6.16%) BusinessObjects
6 9 (6.16%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (6.16%) SAP HANA
7 8 (5.48%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 8 (5.48%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (5.48%) Power BI
7 8 (5.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (4.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (4.11%) MS Access
9 6 (4.11%) SAP Data Services
10 5 (3.42%) Relational Database
11 4 (2.74%) DB2
11 4 (2.74%) MongoDB
11 4 (2.74%) MySQL
11 4 (2.74%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 33 (22.60%) Git (software)
2 22 (15.07%) Subversion
3 14 (9.59%) Maven
4 12 (8.22%) Bitbucket
5 11 (7.53%) JUnit
6 10 (6.85%) gulp
7 9 (6.16%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (5.48%) Visual Studio
9 5 (3.42%) Ant
9 5 (3.42%) JIRA
10 4 (2.74%) Eclipse
10 4 (2.74%) Log4j
10 4 (2.74%) Mockito
10 4 (2.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (2.05%) Axure RP
11 3 (2.05%) Gradle
11 3 (2.05%) Selenium
11 3 (2.05%) WebDriver
11 3 (2.05%) Xcode
12 2 (1.37%) CocoaPods
General
1 48 (32.88%) Finance
2 10 (6.85%) Marketing
3 7 (4.79%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.42%) Retail
5 4 (2.74%) Back Office
5 4 (2.74%) Electronics
5 4 (2.74%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.05%) Legal
7 2 (1.37%) Law
8 1 (0.68%) Banking
8 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (32.19%) HTML
2 46 (31.51%) .NET
3 45 (30.82%) jQuery
4 42 (28.77%) XML
5 40 (27.40%) CSS
6 39 (26.71%) Spring
6 39 (26.71%) Web Services
7 37 (25.34%) ASP.NET
8 34 (23.29%) J2EE
9 30 (20.55%) Hibernate
10 28 (19.18%) AngularJS
11 26 (17.81%) HTML5
12 25 (17.12%) RESTful
13 17 (11.64%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (11.64%) CSS3
13 17 (11.64%) REST
14 16 (10.96%) Node.js
15 15 (10.27%) WCF
16 13 (8.90%) .NET Framework
16 13 (8.90%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.01%) Computer Science
2 14 (9.59%) Virtual Team
3 13 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.11%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.42%) User Experience
6 3 (2.05%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.05%) RIA
7 2 (1.37%) iPad
7 2 (1.37%) iPhone
8 1 (0.68%) Blog
8 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.68%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.53%) Unix
2 7 (4.79%) Linux
3 4 (2.74%) HPUX
3 4 (2.74%) Solaris
4 3 (2.05%) Windows
4 3 (2.05%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.37%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (23.97%) OO
3 33 (22.60%) Business Intelligence
4 30 (20.55%) Scrum
5 26 (17.81%) SDLC
5 26 (17.81%) Software Engineering
6 25 (17.12%) MVC
7 24 (16.44%) UML
8 22 (15.07%) OOP
9 21 (14.38%) Unit Testing
10 18 (12.33%) Data Modelling
10 18 (12.33%) ETL
11 17 (11.64%) CRM
11 17 (11.64%) Mentoring
11 17 (11.64%) Waterfall
12 16 (10.96%) Database Tuning
12 16 (10.96%) OOA/OOD
12 16 (10.96%) Performance Tuning
13 15 (10.27%) Web Development
14 14 (9.59%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 64 (43.84%) Java
2 60 (41.10%) SQL
3 52 (35.62%) JavaScript
4 51 (34.93%) C#
5 24 (16.44%) PL/SQL
6 15 (10.27%) C++
7 11 (7.53%) T-SQL
8 8 (5.48%) Python
8 8 (5.48%) Scala
9 7 (4.79%) C
10 6 (4.11%) PowerShell
10 6 (4.11%) VBA
11 5 (3.42%) VB
12 4 (2.74%) ABAP
12 4 (2.74%) VB.NET
13 3 (2.05%) Ruby
14 2 (1.37%) LotusScript
14 2 (1.37%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.68%) Erlang
15 1 (0.68%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (8.22%) Degree
2 4 (2.74%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.37%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.59%) SLA
2 2 (1.37%) QA
3 1 (0.68%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (1.37%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.42%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 33 (22.60%) Oracle
2 20 (13.70%) SAP
3 17 (11.64%) Microsoft
4 12 (8.22%) IBM
5 8 (5.48%) Cognos
6 4 (2.74%) ATG
6 4 (2.74%) Blue Martini
6 4 (2.74%) Elastic Path
6 4 (2.74%) hybris
6 4 (2.74%) Interwoven
6 4 (2.74%) Sun
7 3 (2.05%) Adobe
8 2 (1.37%) Apple
8 2 (1.37%) Google
8 2 (1.37%) Lotus
8 2 (1.37%) Sage
8 2 (1.37%) Sybase
9 1 (0.68%) Intershop
9 1 (0.68%) Perforce
Watford, Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits (10% Bonus)
Posted: 19 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum + gd benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £55,000 to £64,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago