The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 50 72 50
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 29 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.26% 1.54% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.38% 1.59% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 27 6 4
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £32,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
Senior 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
539 565 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.82% 96.58% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 412 410 235
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Watford region.

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Watford

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Watford region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Watford

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title.

1 44 (70.97%) .NET
2 37 (59.68%) ASP.NET
3 35 (56.45%) C#
4 33 (53.23%) HTML
4 33 (53.23%) SQL
5 31 (50.00%) CSS
6 26 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (40.32%) MVC
8 24 (38.71%) SQL Server
8 24 (38.71%) JavaScript
9 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
10 21 (33.87%) SQL Server 2008
11 20 (32.26%) jQuery
12 16 (25.81%) MS Excel
12 16 (25.81%) Relational Database
13 15 (24.19%) Xamarin
13 15 (24.19%) MongoDB
13 15 (24.19%) NoSQL
13 15 (24.19%) Amazon AWS
13 15 (24.19%) Android
14 14 (22.58%) Apple iOS
15 13 (20.97%) Web Services
16 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
16 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 12 (19.35%) User Experience
17 11 (17.74%) CouchDB
18 10 (16.13%) Scrum
19 9 (14.52%) PHP
19 9 (14.52%) OO
20 8 (12.90%) SOAP

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.06%) Apache
3 4 (6.45%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.84%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.84%) JBoss
4 3 (4.84%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (25.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (24.19%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) HTTP
1 4 (6.45%) DAB
1 4 (6.45%) SSH
2 3 (4.84%) iBeacon
3 1 (1.61%) IPv4
3 1 (1.61%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 21 (33.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (25.81%) Relational Database
4 15 (24.19%) MongoDB
4 15 (24.19%) NoSQL
5 11 (17.74%) CouchDB
6 3 (4.84%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.84%) MySQL
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.45%) Grunt
2 4 (6.45%) Subversion
2 4 (6.45%) JUnit
2 4 (6.45%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.84%) Xcode
3 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.61%) Maven
General
1 7 (11.29%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Marketing
3 3 (4.84%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (70.97%) .NET
2 37 (59.68%) ASP.NET
3 33 (53.23%) HTML
4 31 (50.00%) CSS
5 20 (32.26%) jQuery
6 13 (20.97%) Web Services
7 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 8 (12.90%) Xamarin.iOS
8 8 (12.90%) SOAP
9 7 (11.29%) Ajax
10 6 (9.68%) Middleware
10 6 (9.68%) XML
11 5 (8.06%) LAMP
11 5 (8.06%) Java EE
11 5 (8.06%) HTML5
12 4 (6.45%) Laravel
12 4 (6.45%) Sass
12 4 (6.45%) AngularJS
12 4 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) User Experience
2 4 (6.45%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.61%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.19%) Android
2 14 (22.58%) Apple iOS
3 8 (12.90%) Linux
4 7 (11.29%) Windows
5 4 (6.45%) Windows Phone
6 3 (4.84%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (40.32%) MVC
3 10 (16.13%) Scrum
4 9 (14.52%) OO
5 8 (12.90%) CRM
5 8 (12.90%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (11.29%) Process Management
6 7 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (9.68%) Workflow
8 5 (8.06%) UML
8 5 (8.06%) Multithreading
9 4 (6.45%) Web Development
9 4 (6.45%) Release Management
9 4 (6.45%) Unit Testing
9 4 (6.45%) TDD
9 4 (6.45%) Open Source
9 4 (6.45%) Migration
9 4 (6.45%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.84%) Web Design
10 3 (4.84%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 35 (56.45%) C#
2 33 (53.23%) SQL
3 24 (38.71%) JavaScript
4 9 (14.52%) PHP
5 8 (12.90%) Java
6 3 (4.84%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.84%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.23%) PHP5
8 1 (1.61%) XAML
8 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (9.68%) SC Cleared
1 6 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.84%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) cPanel
Vendors
1 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
2 15 (24.19%) Xamarin
3 3 (4.84%) Adobe
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