The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Watford region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 26 58 40
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 34 2 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 6.43% 0.38% 6.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.84% 0.39% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 31 2 30
Median salary £57,500 £53,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.97% +19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,750 £44,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

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
497 516 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 93.95% 97.91% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 412 458 368
Median salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

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 20 January 2017.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Watford

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 44 (83.02%) Java
2 42 (79.25%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (50.94%) Finance
3 27 (50.94%) Hibernate
3 27 (50.94%) Spring
4 22 (41.51%) OO
5 15 (28.30%) SQL
6 14 (26.42%) Scrum
6 14 (26.42%) Android
6 14 (26.42%) Mentoring
6 14 (26.42%) Android Development
7 13 (24.53%) Multithreading
7 13 (24.53%) J2EE
7 13 (24.53%) Web Services
7 13 (24.53%) XML
8 12 (22.64%) UML
8 12 (22.64%) Struts
8 12 (22.64%) OOA/OOD
8 12 (22.64%) TDD
8 12 (22.64%) Kanban
8 12 (22.64%) SDLC
9 11 (20.75%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (18.87%) Oracle
11 9 (16.98%) PL/SQL
11 9 (16.98%) OOP
11 9 (16.98%) Waterfall
11 9 (16.98%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (16.98%) Virtual Team
12 8 (15.09%) Git (software)
12 8 (15.09%) E-Commerce

Senior 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 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
1 4 (7.55%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (5.66%) JBoss
2 3 (5.66%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.66%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.66%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.77%) Power BI
4 2 (3.77%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Git (software)
2 7 (13.21%) Subversion
3 4 (7.55%) JUnit
4 2 (3.77%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.89%) Grunt
5 1 (1.89%) gulp
5 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (50.94%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Banking
2 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.77%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (50.94%) Hibernate
1 27 (50.94%) Spring
2 13 (24.53%) J2EE
2 13 (24.53%) Web Services
2 13 (24.53%) XML
3 12 (22.64%) Struts
4 8 (15.09%) CSS
4 8 (15.09%) HTML
5 7 (13.21%) REST
6 5 (9.43%) Java EE
7 4 (7.55%) .NET
7 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET
7 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (7.55%) jQuery
8 3 (5.66%) Ajax
8 3 (5.66%) GWT
8 3 (5.66%) SOAP
9 2 (3.77%) XHTML
10 1 (1.89%) Gherkin
10 1 (1.89%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Virtual Team
2 7 (13.21%) Smartphone
3 5 (9.43%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.77%) Life Science
4 2 (3.77%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (3.77%) User Experience
5 1 (1.89%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.42%) Android
2 7 (13.21%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.66%) Linux
3 3 (5.66%) Unix
3 3 (5.66%) Windows
3 3 (5.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (79.25%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (41.51%) OO
3 14 (26.42%) Android Development
3 14 (26.42%) Mentoring
3 14 (26.42%) Scrum
4 13 (24.53%) Multithreading
5 12 (22.64%) Kanban
5 12 (22.64%) OOA/OOD
5 12 (22.64%) SDLC
5 12 (22.64%) TDD
5 12 (22.64%) UML
6 11 (20.75%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (16.98%) Enterprise Architecture
7 9 (16.98%) OOP
7 9 (16.98%) Waterfall
8 8 (15.09%) E-Commerce
9 7 (13.21%) High Availability
9 7 (13.21%) iOS Development
9 7 (13.21%) MVVM
10 6 (11.32%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (83.02%) Java
2 15 (28.30%) SQL
3 9 (16.98%) PL/SQL
4 7 (13.21%) Objective-C
5 4 (7.55%) C#
5 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.66%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.77%) VBScript
8 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.89%) Scala
8 1 (1.89%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Oracle
2 2 (3.77%) hybris
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
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