The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 20 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 68 91 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 11.56% 27.49% 31.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.97% 28.98% 32.34%
Number of salaries quoted 47 74 77
Average salary £32,500 £32,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.76% -18.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £44,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,650 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.87% +1.42%
Job Titles Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
568 314 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.60% 94.86% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 405 239 233
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Developer
Hertfordshire

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 31 July 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Watford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 123 (61.19%) HTML
2 116 (57.71%) JavaScript
3 92 (45.77%) CSS
4 82 (40.80%) .NET
5 80 (39.80%) Finance
6 74 (36.82%) SQL
7 70 (34.83%) C#
8 68 (33.83%) Java
9 67 (33.33%) Degree
10 56 (27.86%) OO
11 55 (27.36%) MVC
12 52 (25.87%) ASP.NET
13 50 (24.88%) HTML5
14 46 (22.89%) Oracle
15 45 (22.39%) Linux
16 44 (21.89%) UNIX
16 44 (21.89%) jQuery
16 44 (21.89%) Relational Database
17 41 (20.40%) Web Development
18 40 (19.90%) RDBMS
19 38 (18.91%) Computer Science
19 38 (18.91%) TDD
20 36 (17.91%) Software Engineering
20 36 (17.91%) E-Commerce
20 36 (17.91%) XML
21 34 (16.92%) Eclipse
22 33 (16.42%) XHTML
22 33 (16.42%) Web Services
22 33 (16.42%) SQL Server
22 33 (16.42%) Ajax

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (10.95%) CMS
2 13 (6.47%) SharePoint
3 12 (5.97%) Node.js
4 11 (5.47%) WebSphere
5 10 (4.98%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (2.99%) MQSeries
6 6 (2.99%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.99%) WordPress
7 4 (1.99%) IIS
7 4 (1.99%) Apache
7 4 (1.99%) Moodle
8 3 (1.49%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (1.00%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (1.00%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.00%) Liferay
9 2 (1.00%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.50%) Lync
10 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.50%) SAS
10 1 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (6.97%) Photoshop
2 9 (4.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (3.48%) MS Excel
4 5 (2.49%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.99%) Tridion
2 5 (2.49%) Magento
3 4 (1.99%) SAP APO
4 1 (0.50%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.49%) SaaS
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.50%) GitHub
2 1 (0.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.47%) Internet
2 4 (1.99%) HTTP
3 1 (0.50%) Intranet
3 1 (0.50%) RTP
3 1 (0.50%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.50%) VPN
3 1 (0.50%) IPv4
3 1 (0.50%) Broadband
3 1 (0.50%) LAN
3 1 (0.50%) FTP
3 1 (0.50%) RTSP
3 1 (0.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (21.89%) Relational Database
2 40 (19.90%) RDBMS
3 33 (16.42%) SQL Server
4 17 (8.46%) Informix
5 14 (6.97%) MySQL
6 10 (4.98%) DB2
7 8 (3.98%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (3.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (3.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.99%) DTS
10 3 (1.49%) SAP HANA
10 3 (1.49%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.50%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.50%) SAP Data Services
11 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 34 (16.92%) Eclipse
2 23 (11.44%) Subversion
3 16 (7.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (7.46%) Maven
5 12 (5.97%) JUnit
5 12 (5.97%) Visual Studio
6 10 (4.98%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 8 (3.98%) Ant
8 7 (3.48%) NUnit
9 6 (2.99%) Log4j
9 6 (2.99%) PhoneGap
10 5 (2.49%) Git (software)
10 5 (2.49%) Dreamweaver
11 4 (1.99%) Rational Application Developer
12 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Blend
13 1 (0.50%) Mercurial
13 1 (0.50%) Rhino Mocks
13 1 (0.50%) Xcode
General
1 80 (39.80%) Finance
2 32 (15.92%) Banking
3 31 (15.42%) Retail
4 21 (10.45%) Manufacturing
5 20 (9.95%) Marketing
6 8 (3.98%) Advertising
7 4 (1.99%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.49%) Games
9 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (61.19%) HTML
2 92 (45.77%) CSS
3 82 (40.80%) .NET
4 52 (25.87%) ASP.NET
5 50 (24.88%) HTML5
6 44 (21.89%) jQuery
7 36 (17.91%) XML
8 33 (16.42%) XHTML
8 33 (16.42%) Web Services
8 33 (16.42%) Ajax
9 32 (15.92%) JSP
10 27 (13.43%) CSS3
11 23 (11.44%) WCF
12 22 (10.95%) JSON
12 22 (10.95%) Struts
13 21 (10.45%) .NET Framework
14 19 (9.45%) Spring
15 17 (8.46%) J2EE
15 17 (8.46%) Hibernate
16 16 (7.96%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 38 (18.91%) Computer Science
2 26 (12.94%) Mobile App
3 12 (5.97%) W3C
4 8 (3.98%) Semantic Web
5 6 (2.99%) Web 2.0
5 6 (2.99%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.99%) VLE
6 4 (1.99%) Social Media
7 3 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.49%) Streaming Music
8 2 (1.00%) Biotechnology
8 2 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.00%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.50%) Open Source
9 1 (0.50%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.50%) BBC
9 1 (0.50%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.50%) CMDB
9 1 (0.50%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 45 (22.39%) Linux
2 44 (21.89%) UNIX
3 30 (14.93%) Windows
4 26 (12.94%) HPUX
5 22 (10.95%) AIX
6 18 (8.96%) Android
7 16 (7.96%) Apple iOS
8 8 (3.98%) Windows Mobile
8 8 (3.98%) Solaris
9 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.50%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (27.86%) OO
2 55 (27.36%) MVC
3 41 (20.40%) Web Development
4 38 (18.91%) TDD
5 36 (17.91%) Software Engineering
5 36 (17.91%) E-Commerce
6 25 (12.44%) Scrum
7 19 (9.45%) Content Management
8 16 (7.96%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (7.96%) SEO
9 15 (7.46%) Mobile Application Development
10 14 (6.97%) Web Application Development
11 13 (6.47%) Android Development
12 12 (5.97%) Information Architecture
13 11 (5.47%) Responsive Web Design
13 11 (5.47%) OOP
14 10 (4.98%) RAD
14 10 (4.98%) iOS Development
15 9 (4.48%) OOD
15 9 (4.48%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 116 (57.71%) JavaScript
2 74 (36.82%) SQL
3 70 (34.83%) C#
4 68 (33.83%) Java
5 31 (15.42%) PHP
6 20 (9.95%) C++
6 20 (9.95%) Shell Script
7 17 (8.46%) Perl
8 15 (7.46%) C
9 12 (5.97%) VB.NET
10 10 (4.98%) T-SQL
10 10 (4.98%) Bash Shell
11 8 (3.98%) XPath
12 6 (2.99%) ABAP
13 5 (2.49%) VBA
13 5 (2.49%) SAPscript
13 5 (2.49%) Objective-C
13 5 (2.49%) PHP5
14 4 (1.99%) Python
15 2 (1.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (33.33%) Degree
2 7 (3.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.99%) MCTS
3 4 (1.99%) MCITP
3 4 (1.99%) Sun Certification
3 4 (1.99%) MCP
3 4 (1.99%) MCSE
3 4 (1.99%) MCSA
4 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.50%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.00%) QA
1 2 (1.00%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (1.99%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 46 (22.89%) Oracle
2 29 (14.43%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.97%) HP
4 10 (4.98%) Adobe
4 10 (4.98%) IBM
4 10 (4.98%) Demandware
5 9 (4.48%) ATG
6 7 (3.48%) CyberSource
6 7 (3.48%) DataCash
6 7 (3.48%) Ogone
6 7 (3.48%) SAP
7 6 (2.99%) Blue Martini
7 6 (2.99%) Interwoven
7 6 (2.99%) Elastic Path
8 5 (2.49%) Google
9 4 (1.99%) Sun
9 4 (1.99%) EPiServer
10 3 (1.49%) Sitecore
10 3 (1.49%) hybris
10 3 (1.49%) Perforce
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