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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 7 4 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 95 109 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 19.19% 20.84% 15.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.92% 21.50% 15.76%
Number of salaries quoted 82 95 60
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,150 £33,300 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,900 £52,500 £50,700
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
477 507 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.36% 96.94% 98.70%
Number of salaries quoted 398 419 389
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Watford

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 112 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (50.86%) SQL
3 88 (50.29%) Java
4 65 (37.14%) SQL Server
5 63 (36.00%) Web Services
6 61 (34.86%) Oracle
6 61 (34.86%) C#
7 60 (34.29%) .NET
8 57 (32.57%) JavaScript
9 56 (32.00%) Finance
10 55 (31.43%) Spring
10 55 (31.43%) jQuery
11 51 (29.14%) XML
11 51 (29.14%) OO
12 43 (24.57%) HTML
13 40 (22.86%) Hibernate
13 40 (22.86%) Unit Testing
14 39 (22.29%) J2EE
15 38 (21.71%) Scrum
16 36 (20.57%) ASP.NET
17 34 (19.43%) REST
17 34 (19.43%) SDLC
18 33 (18.86%) SQL Server 2008
18 33 (18.86%) ETL
19 32 (18.29%) PL/SQL
20 31 (17.71%) UML
20 31 (17.71%) Data Modelling
20 31 (17.71%) Business Intelligence
20 31 (17.71%) MVC
20 31 (17.71%) HTML5

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 16 (9.14%) Tomcat
2 13 (7.43%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (4.57%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.86%) Apache
5 5 (2.86%) CMS
6 3 (1.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (1.71%) MQSeries
6 3 (1.71%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.71%) Tuxedo
6 3 (1.71%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.14%) IBM Connections
7 2 (1.14%) IBM Domino
7 2 (1.14%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.14%) WordPress
8 1 (0.57%) IIS
8 1 (0.57%) JBoss
Applications
1 12 (6.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.14%) MS Office
2 2 (1.14%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 18 (10.29%) SAP BPC
2 9 (5.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.29%) Scribe Insight
4 3 (1.71%) Magento
5 2 (1.14%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.57%) SaaS
2 5 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.14%) TestFlight
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.43%) Firewall
2 10 (5.71%) DNS
3 4 (2.29%) FTP
3 4 (2.29%) SSH
4 3 (1.71%) Internet
5 2 (1.14%) iBeacon
6 1 (0.57%) HTTP
6 1 (0.57%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (37.14%) SQL Server
2 33 (18.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (13.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 19 (10.86%) Power BI
6 19 (10.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (10.29%) SAP BW
8 17 (9.71%) MS Access
8 17 (9.71%) SAP Data Services
9 11 (6.29%) SQL Server 2014
10 10 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (4.57%) MySQL
11 8 (4.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 8 (4.57%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (2.86%) MongoDB
14 3 (1.71%) Informix
14 3 (1.71%) Jackrabbit
14 3 (1.71%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (15.43%) Git (software)
2 23 (13.14%) gulp
3 19 (10.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (10.29%) Maven
5 15 (8.57%) Bitbucket
6 8 (4.57%) Visual Studio
7 7 (4.00%) JBehave
7 7 (4.00%) Karma Test Runner
7 7 (4.00%) WebDriver
8 6 (3.43%) Subversion
9 5 (2.86%) JUnit
10 3 (1.71%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.71%) Log4j
10 3 (1.71%) Mockito
10 3 (1.71%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (1.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (1.14%) Android Studio
11 2 (1.14%) CocoaPods
11 2 (1.14%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.14%) Xcode
General
1 56 (32.00%) Finance
2 7 (4.00%) Marketing
3 4 (2.29%) Back Office
3 4 (2.29%) Retail
4 3 (1.71%) Law
4 3 (1.71%) Legal
4 3 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.57%) Banking
5 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (36.00%) Web Services
2 60 (34.29%) .NET
3 55 (31.43%) jQuery
3 55 (31.43%) Spring
4 51 (29.14%) XML
5 43 (24.57%) HTML
6 40 (22.86%) Hibernate
7 39 (22.29%) J2EE
8 36 (20.57%) ASP.NET
9 34 (19.43%) REST
10 31 (17.71%) HTML5
11 30 (17.14%) CSS
12 28 (16.00%) AngularJS
13 26 (14.86%) RESTful
13 26 (14.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 25 (14.29%) Node.js
15 20 (11.43%) MDX
15 20 (11.43%) SOAP
16 18 (10.29%) ASP.NET MVC
17 15 (8.57%) lodash
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.43%) Computer Science
2 20 (11.43%) Virtual Team
3 19 (10.86%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (9.71%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.86%) User Experience
6 4 (2.29%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.71%) Fintech
7 3 (1.71%) NHS
8 2 (1.14%) iPad
8 2 (1.14%) iPhone
9 1 (0.57%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.57%) Physics
9 1 (0.57%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.71%) Linux
2 6 (3.43%) Unix
2 6 (3.43%) Windows
3 5 (2.86%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.71%) Android
5 3 (1.71%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.71%) HPUX
5 3 (1.71%) Solaris
6 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (29.14%) OO
3 40 (22.86%) Unit Testing
4 38 (21.71%) Scrum
5 34 (19.43%) SDLC
6 33 (18.86%) ETL
7 31 (17.71%) Business Intelligence
7 31 (17.71%) Data Modelling
7 31 (17.71%) MVC
7 31 (17.71%) UML
8 29 (16.57%) Performance Tuning
9 28 (16.00%) OOP
10 27 (15.43%) Database Tuning
10 27 (15.43%) Software Engineering
11 26 (14.86%) Waterfall
12 25 (14.29%) Mentoring
13 23 (13.14%) OOA/OOD
14 21 (12.00%) ETL Development
15 20 (11.43%) Enterprise Architecture
15 20 (11.43%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (50.86%) SQL
2 88 (50.29%) Java
3 61 (34.86%) C#
4 57 (32.57%) JavaScript
5 32 (18.29%) PL/SQL
6 23 (13.14%) T-SQL
7 22 (12.57%) C++
8 17 (9.71%) PowerShell
8 17 (9.71%) VBA
9 16 (9.14%) ES6
10 11 (6.29%) C
11 10 (5.71%) Ruby
12 8 (4.57%) Python
12 8 (4.57%) Scala
13 7 (4.00%) VB
14 4 (2.29%) ABAP
15 3 (1.71%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.71%) Perl
15 3 (1.71%) XAML
16 2 (1.14%) LotusScript
Qualifications
1 24 (13.71%) Degree
2 2 (1.14%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.43%) SLA
2 4 (2.29%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.29%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 61 (34.86%) Oracle
2 26 (14.86%) Microsoft
3 22 (12.57%) IBM
3 22 (12.57%) SAP
4 19 (10.86%) Cognos
5 4 (2.29%) Sybase
6 3 (1.71%) ATG
6 3 (1.71%) Blue Martini
6 3 (1.71%) Perforce
6 3 (1.71%) Talend
7 2 (1.14%) Apple
7 2 (1.14%) Lotus
7 2 (1.14%) Progress
7 2 (1.14%) Sage
8 1 (0.57%) Telerik
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