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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 7 1 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 77 152 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 15.75% 30.83% 18.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.18% 30.96% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 71 129 103
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £49,500
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
476 491 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.34% 99.59% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 404 361 464
Median salary £45,000 £46,875 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,100 £57,500 £65,000
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 25 May 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Watford

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 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 75 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (39.58%) Java
3 52 (36.11%) C#
3 52 (36.11%) SQL
4 46 (31.94%) JavaScript
5 45 (31.25%) Finance
5 45 (31.25%) jQuery
6 44 (30.56%) HTML
7 42 (29.17%) .NET
7 42 (29.17%) Spring
8 41 (28.47%) ASP.NET
9 38 (26.39%) SQL Server
10 37 (25.69%) CSS
11 35 (24.31%) J2EE
11 35 (24.31%) OO
12 34 (23.61%) XML
13 31 (21.53%) Hibernate
14 29 (20.14%) Business Intelligence
15 28 (19.44%) Scrum
15 28 (19.44%) Git (software)
16 25 (17.36%) MVC
17 24 (16.67%) SAP
17 24 (16.67%) Web Services
17 24 (16.67%) Subversion
17 24 (16.67%) AngularJS
18 23 (15.97%) OOP
18 23 (15.97%) CRM
19 21 (14.58%) UML
19 21 (14.58%) PL/SQL
19 21 (14.58%) Oracle

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 (8.33%) Node.js
2 10 (6.94%) Tomcat
3 9 (6.25%) WebLogic
4 8 (5.56%) CMS
4 8 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 6 (4.17%) Apache
6 4 (2.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (2.78%) Confluence
6 4 (2.78%) MQSeries
6 4 (2.78%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (2.08%) JBoss
7 3 (2.08%) MS Exchange
7 3 (2.08%) WordPress
8 2 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.69%) IIS
9 1 (0.69%) Mule
9 1 (0.69%) WildFly
Applications
1 5 (3.47%) MS Excel
1 5 (3.47%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (2.08%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (1.39%) MS Office
3 2 (1.39%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 10 (6.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (4.86%) SAP CRM
2 7 (4.86%) SAP MM
3 6 (4.17%) Scribe Insight
4 5 (3.47%) SAP APO
4 5 (3.47%) SAP CO
4 5 (3.47%) SAP FI
4 5 (3.47%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (3.47%) SAP QM
4 5 (3.47%) SAP SD
5 4 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (1.39%) Sage 200
6 2 (1.39%) SAP BPC
6 2 (1.39%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.17%) SaaS
2 2 (1.39%) GitHub
2 2 (1.39%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.86%) Internet
2 3 (2.08%) Firewall
3 2 (1.39%) HTTP
3 2 (1.39%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (26.39%) SQL Server
2 21 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (11.11%) SAP BW
4 14 (9.72%) SAP HANA
5 13 (9.03%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (4.86%) SAP BI
6 7 (4.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (3.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 5 (3.47%) Oracle Database
8 5 (3.47%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (3.47%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (3.47%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.78%) DB2
9 4 (2.78%) Jackrabbit
9 4 (2.78%) MySQL
9 4 (2.78%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.39%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 28 (19.44%) Git (software)
2 24 (16.67%) Subversion
3 13 (9.03%) Maven
4 10 (6.94%) Bitbucket
4 10 (6.94%) JUnit
5 7 (4.86%) gulp
5 7 (4.86%) Visual Studio
6 5 (3.47%) Ant
6 5 (3.47%) JIRA
7 4 (2.78%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.78%) Log4j
7 4 (2.78%) Mockito
7 4 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (2.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (2.08%) Axure RP
8 3 (2.08%) Gradle
8 3 (2.08%) jMock
8 3 (2.08%) Selenium
8 3 (2.08%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.39%) SpecFlow
General
1 45 (31.25%) Finance
2 11 (7.64%) Manufacturing
3 10 (6.94%) Marketing
4 9 (6.25%) Retail
5 4 (2.78%) Back Office
5 4 (2.78%) Electronics
5 4 (2.78%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.08%) Legal
7 2 (1.39%) Law
8 1 (0.69%) Banking
8 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (31.25%) jQuery
2 44 (30.56%) HTML
3 42 (29.17%) .NET
3 42 (29.17%) Spring
4 41 (28.47%) ASP.NET
5 37 (25.69%) CSS
6 35 (24.31%) J2EE
7 34 (23.61%) XML
8 31 (21.53%) Hibernate
9 24 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 24 (16.67%) Web Services
10 21 (14.58%) HTML5
11 20 (13.89%) RESTful
12 18 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (10.42%) WCF
14 14 (9.72%) .NET Framework
14 14 (9.72%) CSS3
14 14 (9.72%) Entity Framework
15 13 (9.03%) REST
16 9 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.42%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.47%) User Experience
4 3 (2.08%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.08%) RIA
5 2 (1.39%) Blog
6 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.94%) Unix
2 6 (4.17%) Linux
3 4 (2.78%) HPUX
3 4 (2.78%) Solaris
4 3 (2.08%) Windows
4 3 (2.08%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (24.31%) OO
3 29 (20.14%) Business Intelligence
4 28 (19.44%) Scrum
5 25 (17.36%) MVC
6 23 (15.97%) CRM
6 23 (15.97%) OOP
7 21 (14.58%) UML
8 20 (13.89%) SDLC
8 20 (13.89%) Software Engineering
9 16 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
9 16 (11.11%) Waterfall
10 15 (10.42%) Analytics
10 15 (10.42%) Mentoring
10 15 (10.42%) TDD
11 14 (9.72%) Unit Testing
12 13 (9.03%) Risk Analytics
12 13 (9.03%) Web Development
13 11 (7.64%) E-Commerce
13 11 (7.64%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 57 (39.58%) Java
2 52 (36.11%) C#
2 52 (36.11%) SQL
3 46 (31.94%) JavaScript
4 21 (14.58%) PL/SQL
5 12 (8.33%) ABAP
6 11 (7.64%) C++
7 8 (5.56%) Python
7 8 (5.56%) Scala
8 6 (4.17%) C
9 5 (3.47%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.47%) VB
10 4 (2.78%) SAPscript
10 4 (2.78%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.39%) Erlang
11 2 (1.39%) Ruby
12 1 (0.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (4.17%) Degree
2 4 (2.78%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.94%) SLA
2 2 (1.39%) QA
3 1 (0.69%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (1.39%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.47%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 24 (16.67%) SAP
2 21 (14.58%) Oracle
3 11 (7.64%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.78%) ATG
4 4 (2.78%) Blue Martini
4 4 (2.78%) Elastic Path
4 4 (2.78%) hybris
4 4 (2.78%) IBM
4 4 (2.78%) Interwoven
4 4 (2.78%) Sun
5 3 (2.08%) Adobe
5 3 (2.08%) Cognos
6 2 (1.39%) Google
6 2 (1.39%) Sage
6 2 (1.39%) Sybase
7 1 (0.69%) Intershop
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits (10% Bonus)
Posted: 8 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Watford
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year + fantastic package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £55,000 to £64,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 8 days ago
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Photo Paper Direct Ltd.
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum but will consider flexible working
Posted: 9 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago