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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 43 66 46
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 32 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.83% 2.53% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.89% 2.63% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 4
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
543 608 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 98.91% 96.20% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 399 467 210
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 June 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Watford

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (66.67%) .NET
2 36 (54.55%) HTML
3 35 (53.03%) SQL
3 35 (53.03%) ASP.NET
4 34 (51.52%) CSS
5 30 (45.45%) JavaScript
6 28 (42.42%) C#
6 28 (42.42%) MVC
7 25 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (37.88%) SQL Server
8 22 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 21 (31.82%) Microsoft
10 19 (28.79%) jQuery
11 18 (27.27%) Relational Database
12 16 (24.24%) MongoDB
12 16 (24.24%) NoSQL
12 16 (24.24%) PHP
13 13 (19.70%) Linux
13 13 (19.70%) MS Excel
13 13 (19.70%) OO
13 13 (19.70%) Git (software)
14 11 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 11 (16.67%) Web Services
14 11 (16.67%) Finance
15 10 (15.15%) Scrum
15 10 (15.15%) Marketing
15 10 (15.15%) Xamarin
15 10 (15.15%) Yii
15 10 (15.15%) Android
15 10 (15.15%) Amazon AWS

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 7 (10.61%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 5 (7.58%) Apache
4 3 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (4.55%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.55%) JBoss
5 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (19.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) DAB
1 6 (9.09%) SSH
2 4 (6.06%) HTTP
2 4 (6.06%) IPv4
3 1 (1.52%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (37.88%) SQL Server
2 22 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (27.27%) Relational Database
4 16 (24.24%) MongoDB
4 16 (24.24%) NoSQL
5 8 (12.12%) MySQL
6 7 (10.61%) CouchDB
7 4 (6.06%) Redis
7 4 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (4.55%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (19.70%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.61%) Subversion
3 6 (9.09%) Grunt
4 4 (6.06%) Maven
4 4 (6.06%) JUnit
5 3 (4.55%) Visual Studio
5 3 (4.55%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.03%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (16.67%) Finance
2 10 (15.15%) Marketing
3 4 (6.06%) Advertising
4 3 (4.55%) Banking
4 3 (4.55%) Retail
4 3 (4.55%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (66.67%) .NET
2 36 (54.55%) HTML
3 35 (53.03%) ASP.NET
4 34 (51.52%) CSS
5 19 (28.79%) jQuery
6 11 (16.67%) Web Services
6 11 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 10 (15.15%) Yii
7 10 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (13.64%) XML
8 9 (13.64%) SOAP
9 8 (12.12%) Java EE
10 7 (10.61%) LAMP
10 7 (10.61%) Hibernate
10 7 (10.61%) Spring
10 7 (10.61%) Ajax
11 6 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (9.09%) Xamarin.iOS
11 6 (9.09%) Laravel
11 6 (9.09%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) User Experience
2 3 (4.55%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.03%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.70%) Linux
2 10 (15.15%) Android
3 7 (10.61%) Apple iOS
3 7 (10.61%) UNIX
4 6 (9.09%) Windows
5 3 (4.55%) AIX
5 3 (4.55%) HPUX
5 3 (4.55%) Solaris
5 3 (4.55%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (42.42%) MVC
2 25 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (19.70%) OO
4 10 (15.15%) Scrum
5 9 (13.64%) CRM
6 8 (12.12%) TDD
6 8 (12.12%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (12.12%) Process Management
7 7 (10.61%) Workflow
8 6 (9.09%) Unit Testing
8 6 (9.09%) Open Source
9 5 (7.58%) Multithreading
9 5 (7.58%) Marketing Strategy
9 5 (7.58%) UML
9 5 (7.58%) Mentoring
10 4 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (6.06%) Web Development
10 4 (6.06%) Release Management
10 4 (6.06%) Software Engineering
11 3 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 35 (53.03%) SQL
2 30 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 28 (42.42%) C#
4 16 (24.24%) PHP
5 9 (13.64%) Java
6 4 (6.06%) C++
7 3 (4.55%) C
7 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.55%) XPath
7 3 (4.55%) PHP5
8 1 (1.52%) XAML
8 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) SC Cleared
1 7 (10.61%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.09%) Degree
3 3 (4.55%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (4.55%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) cPanel
2 4 (6.06%) Puppet
2 4 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.15%) Xamarin
3 4 (6.06%) Zend
4 3 (4.55%) Adobe
4 3 (4.55%) VMware
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