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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 3 3 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 140 98 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 24.60% 20.85% 14.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.64% 21.30% 14.78%
Number of salaries quoted 126 95 76
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
546 460 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 95.96% 97.87% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 464 391 453
Median salary £51,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Watford

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 130 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (52.73%) Java
3 93 (42.27%) SQL
4 77 (35.00%) C#
5 76 (34.55%) SQL Server
6 73 (33.18%) JavaScript
7 67 (30.45%) Web Services
8 66 (30.00%) .NET
8 66 (30.00%) Spring
9 62 (28.18%) jQuery
10 61 (27.73%) OO
11 58 (26.36%) HTML
12 54 (24.55%) Finance
13 53 (24.09%) Oracle
14 49 (22.27%) Scrum
15 48 (21.82%) Software Engineering
16 44 (20.00%) XML
16 44 (20.00%) Hibernate
17 43 (19.55%) MVC
18 42 (19.09%) REST
19 41 (18.64%) Node.js
19 41 (18.64%) Degree
20 40 (18.18%) ASP.NET
21 39 (17.73%) CSS
22 38 (17.27%) Computer Science
23 37 (16.82%) Unit Testing
23 37 (16.82%) C++
24 36 (16.36%) J2EE
25 34 (15.45%) RESTful
26 33 (15.00%) Git (software)

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 24 (10.91%) Tomcat
2 20 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 19 (8.64%) SharePoint 2010
4 12 (5.45%) WebSphere
5 7 (3.18%) Apache
6 6 (2.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 6 (2.73%) CMS
6 6 (2.73%) JBoss
6 6 (2.73%) MQSeries
6 6 (2.73%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.36%) Tuxedo
8 2 (0.91%) IIS
8 2 (0.91%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (9.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (7.27%) SAP BPC
2 6 (2.73%) Magento
3 3 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.45%) SaaS
2 5 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.45%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.91%) Firewall
2 11 (5.00%) DNS
3 9 (4.09%) Internet
4 5 (2.27%) FTP
4 5 (2.27%) SSH
5 2 (0.91%) iBeacon
6 1 (0.45%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (34.55%) SQL Server
2 25 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (9.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 19 (8.64%) MySQL
6 19 (8.64%) SQL Server 2005
7 18 (8.18%) Power BI
8 17 (7.73%) MS Access
8 17 (7.73%) SAP Data Services
8 17 (7.73%) SQL Server 2014
9 16 (7.27%) SAP BW
10 7 (3.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (2.73%) Jackrabbit
12 5 (2.27%) RDBMS
12 5 (2.27%) Relational Database
13 4 (1.82%) MongoDB
14 3 (1.36%) NoSQL
14 3 (1.36%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 33 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 24 (10.91%) gulp
3 23 (10.45%) Maven
4 19 (8.64%) Subversion
4 19 (8.64%) Visual Studio
5 18 (8.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (5.45%) JBehave
6 12 (5.45%) Karma Test Runner
6 12 (5.45%) WebDriver
7 11 (5.00%) Bitbucket
7 11 (5.00%) LabVIEW
8 10 (4.55%) JUnit
9 6 (2.73%) Eclipse
9 6 (2.73%) Log4j
9 6 (2.73%) Mockito
9 6 (2.73%) Talend Open Studio
10 5 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (1.82%) Moq
11 4 (1.82%) MSTest
11 4 (1.82%) NUnit
General
1 54 (24.55%) Finance
2 9 (4.09%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.27%) Marketing
4 3 (1.36%) Advertising
4 3 (1.36%) Banking
4 3 (1.36%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.36%) Music Industry
4 3 (1.36%) Retail
5 2 (0.91%) Games
5 2 (0.91%) Law
5 2 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.45%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (30.45%) Web Services
2 66 (30.00%) .NET
2 66 (30.00%) Spring
3 62 (28.18%) jQuery
4 58 (26.36%) HTML
5 44 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 44 (20.00%) XML
6 42 (19.09%) REST
7 41 (18.64%) Node.js
8 40 (18.18%) ASP.NET
9 39 (17.73%) CSS
10 36 (16.36%) J2EE
11 34 (15.45%) RESTful
12 32 (14.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 31 (14.09%) SOAP
14 30 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
15 29 (13.18%) HTML5
16 24 (10.91%) AngularJS
17 18 (8.18%) Struts
18 17 (7.73%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 38 (17.27%) Computer Science
2 22 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (7.73%) Management Information System
4 16 (7.27%) Physics
5 13 (5.91%) Virtual Team
6 8 (3.64%) Visualisation
7 7 (3.18%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.73%) Smartphone
9 4 (1.82%) Inversion of Control
9 4 (1.82%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.82%) User Experience
10 3 (1.36%) Fintech
10 3 (1.36%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.91%) iPad
11 2 (0.91%) NHS
12 1 (0.45%) BBC
12 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.45%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.45%) Life Science
12 1 (0.45%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 23 (10.45%) Linux
2 21 (9.55%) Windows
3 15 (6.82%) Unix
4 11 (5.00%) Android
5 8 (3.64%) Windows Server
6 7 (3.18%) Solaris
7 6 (2.73%) HPUX
8 5 (2.27%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.36%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (27.73%) OO
3 49 (22.27%) Scrum
4 48 (21.82%) Software Engineering
5 43 (19.55%) MVC
6 37 (16.82%) Unit Testing
7 32 (14.55%) OOP
8 29 (13.18%) ETL
8 29 (13.18%) TDD
9 25 (11.36%) Data Modelling
9 25 (11.36%) Performance Tuning
10 23 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
10 23 (10.45%) Multithreading
10 23 (10.45%) SDLC
10 23 (10.45%) Time Management
10 23 (10.45%) Web Application Development
11 22 (10.00%) UML
11 22 (10.00%) Waterfall
12 20 (9.09%) Database Tuning
13 19 (8.64%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 116 (52.73%) Java
2 93 (42.27%) SQL
3 77 (35.00%) C#
4 73 (33.18%) JavaScript
5 37 (16.82%) C++
6 23 (10.45%) T-SQL
7 22 (10.00%) ES6
8 18 (8.18%) PL/SQL
9 17 (7.73%) PowerShell
9 17 (7.73%) Ruby
9 17 (7.73%) VBA
10 10 (4.55%) C
10 10 (4.55%) Python
10 10 (4.55%) Scala
10 10 (4.55%) VB
11 6 (2.73%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.27%) ABAP
12 5 (2.27%) Objective-C
12 5 (2.27%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.36%) Perl
Qualifications
1 41 (18.64%) Degree
2 8 (3.64%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.55%) SLA
2 6 (2.73%) QA
3 1 (0.45%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (1.36%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) Capistrano
1 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 53 (24.09%) Oracle
2 25 (11.36%) IBM
2 25 (11.36%) Microsoft
3 21 (9.55%) SAP
4 17 (7.73%) Cognos
5 6 (2.73%) ATG
5 6 (2.73%) Blue Martini
5 6 (2.73%) Sybase
5 6 (2.73%) Talend
6 3 (1.36%) Perforce
7 2 (0.91%) AppDynamics
7 2 (0.91%) hybris
7 2 (0.91%) New Relic
7 2 (0.91%) Progress
8 1 (0.45%) Apple
8 1 (0.45%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.45%) Telerik
8 1 (0.45%) Virgin Media
8 1 (0.45%) Xamarin
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