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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 5 5 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 79 144 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 16.84% 25.81% 11.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.32% 26.04% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 71 117 45
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £53,500 £49,000
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
456 553 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.23% 99.10% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 399 417 414
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 £25,000 £22,500 £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 26 July 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Watford

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 89 (58.55%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (51.32%) Java
3 67 (44.08%) SQL
4 60 (39.47%) JavaScript
5 53 (34.87%) C#
6 52 (34.21%) Finance
7 51 (33.55%) HTML
8 50 (32.89%) jQuery
9 49 (32.24%) Spring
9 49 (32.24%) Web Services
9 49 (32.24%) XML
10 47 (30.92%) SQL Server
11 46 (30.26%) .NET
12 45 (29.61%) OO
13 43 (28.29%) Oracle
14 41 (26.97%) Scrum
15 40 (26.32%) CSS
15 40 (26.32%) J2EE
16 39 (25.66%) Git (software)
17 37 (24.34%) Hibernate
18 33 (21.71%) ASP.NET
18 33 (21.71%) AngularJS
19 32 (21.05%) RESTful
19 32 (21.05%) Software Engineering
20 31 (20.39%) HTML5
20 31 (20.39%) SDLC
21 30 (19.74%) OOP
22 29 (19.08%) PL/SQL
23 28 (18.42%) UML
23 28 (18.42%) SQL Server 2008

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 13 (8.55%) Tomcat
2 12 (7.89%) WebLogic
3 8 (5.26%) CMS
4 7 (4.61%) Apache
5 6 (3.95%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (2.63%) Confluence
6 4 (2.63%) MQSeries
6 4 (2.63%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.97%) JBoss
7 3 (1.97%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.97%) WordPress
8 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.32%) IBM Connections
8 2 (1.32%) IBM Domino
8 2 (1.32%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.66%) IIS
9 1 (0.66%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.66%) WildFly
Applications
1 5 (3.29%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.63%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (1.97%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.97%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (1.32%) MS Office
4 2 (1.32%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 11 (7.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (5.92%) SAP BPC
3 6 (3.95%) Scribe Insight
4 4 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (1.32%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.55%) SaaS
2 3 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.32%) Google Drive
3 2 (1.32%) TestFlight
4 1 (0.66%) GitHub
4 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.61%) Internet
2 4 (2.63%) Firewall
3 2 (1.32%) HTTP
3 2 (1.32%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.66%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (30.92%) SQL Server
2 28 (18.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (9.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (7.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (7.24%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (6.58%) Power BI
6 10 (6.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (5.92%) SAP BW
8 8 (5.26%) MS Access
8 8 (5.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 8 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (5.26%) SAP Data Services
9 7 (4.61%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (3.29%) MySQL
11 5 (3.29%) Relational Database
12 4 (2.63%) DB2
12 4 (2.63%) Jackrabbit
12 4 (2.63%) MongoDB
12 4 (2.63%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 39 (25.66%) Git (software)
2 21 (13.82%) Subversion
3 17 (11.18%) gulp
3 17 (11.18%) Maven
4 16 (10.53%) Bitbucket
5 11 (7.24%) JUnit
6 10 (6.58%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (4.61%) Visual Studio
8 6 (3.95%) WebDriver
9 5 (3.29%) Ant
9 5 (3.29%) JIRA
10 4 (2.63%) Eclipse
10 4 (2.63%) JBehave
10 4 (2.63%) Log4j
10 4 (2.63%) Mockito
10 4 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (1.97%) Axure RP
11 3 (1.97%) Gradle
11 3 (1.97%) Karma Test Runner
11 3 (1.97%) Selenium
General
1 52 (34.21%) Finance
2 10 (6.58%) Marketing
3 5 (3.29%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.29%) Retail
4 4 (2.63%) Back Office
4 4 (2.63%) Electronics
4 4 (2.63%) Law
4 4 (2.63%) Legal
4 4 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.66%) Banking
5 1 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (33.55%) HTML
2 50 (32.89%) jQuery
3 49 (32.24%) Spring
3 49 (32.24%) Web Services
3 49 (32.24%) XML
4 46 (30.26%) .NET
5 40 (26.32%) CSS
5 40 (26.32%) J2EE
6 37 (24.34%) Hibernate
7 33 (21.71%) AngularJS
7 33 (21.71%) ASP.NET
8 32 (21.05%) RESTful
9 31 (20.39%) HTML5
10 23 (15.13%) Node.js
11 20 (13.16%) REST
12 18 (11.84%) CSS3
12 18 (11.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 14 (9.21%) lodash
14 13 (8.55%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (8.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 16 (10.53%) Virtual Team
3 10 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.29%) User Experience
6 3 (1.97%) RIA
7 2 (1.32%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.32%) iPad
7 2 (1.32%) iPhone
8 1 (0.66%) Blog
8 1 (0.66%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.66%) Fintech
8 1 (0.66%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.66%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.24%) Unix
2 7 (4.61%) Linux
3 4 (2.63%) HPUX
3 4 (2.63%) Solaris
4 3 (1.97%) Windows
4 3 (1.97%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.32%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (58.55%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (29.61%) OO
3 41 (26.97%) Scrum
4 32 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 31 (20.39%) SDLC
6 30 (19.74%) OOP
7 28 (18.42%) UML
8 27 (17.76%) MVC
8 27 (17.76%) Unit Testing
9 26 (17.11%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (14.47%) Mentoring
11 21 (13.82%) Waterfall
12 20 (13.16%) Data Modelling
12 20 (13.16%) ETL
12 20 (13.16%) OOA/OOD
13 18 (11.84%) Database Tuning
13 18 (11.84%) Performance Tuning
14 16 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
14 16 (10.53%) Web Development
15 13 (8.55%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 78 (51.32%) Java
2 67 (44.08%) SQL
3 60 (39.47%) JavaScript
4 53 (34.87%) C#
5 29 (19.08%) PL/SQL
6 19 (12.50%) C++
7 13 (8.55%) T-SQL
8 12 (7.89%) Python
8 12 (7.89%) Scala
9 8 (5.26%) C
9 8 (5.26%) ES6
9 8 (5.26%) PowerShell
9 8 (5.26%) VBA
10 7 (4.61%) Ruby
11 5 (3.29%) VB
12 4 (2.63%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.32%) LotusScript
13 2 (1.32%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.66%) Perl
14 1 (0.66%) XAML
Qualifications
1 15 (9.87%) Degree
2 4 (2.63%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.32%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.53%) SLA
2 3 (1.97%) QA
3 1 (0.66%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (1.32%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.29%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 43 (28.29%) Oracle
2 19 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 14 (9.21%) IBM
4 13 (8.55%) SAP
5 10 (6.58%) Cognos
6 4 (2.63%) ATG
6 4 (2.63%) Blue Martini
6 4 (2.63%) Elastic Path
6 4 (2.63%) hybris
6 4 (2.63%) Interwoven
6 4 (2.63%) Sun
7 3 (1.97%) Adobe
8 2 (1.32%) Apple
8 2 (1.32%) Google
8 2 (1.32%) Lotus
8 2 (1.32%) Sage
8 2 (1.32%) Sybase
9 1 (0.66%) Intershop
9 1 (0.66%) Perforce
9 1 (0.66%) Telerik
Watford
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Hamlin Knight
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Watford
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 18 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-40,000+Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
MDJ IT
Posted: Yesterday
Watford
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Watford
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago