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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 26 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 35 0 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 6.68% - 8.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.11% - 8.43%
Number of salaries quoted 33 0 38
Median salary £60,000 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 - £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 - £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
492 573 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 93.89% 97.12% 98.08%
Number of salaries quoted 402 507 377
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £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 23 February 2017.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Watford

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 49 (81.67%) Java
2 44 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (43.33%) Finance
3 26 (43.33%) Spring
4 25 (41.67%) Hibernate
5 21 (35.00%) OO
6 17 (28.33%) Web Services
6 17 (28.33%) Android
6 17 (28.33%) Android Development
7 15 (25.00%) Scrum
8 14 (23.33%) Multithreading
8 14 (23.33%) TDD
9 13 (21.67%) Kanban
9 13 (21.67%) SQL
9 13 (21.67%) J2EE
9 13 (21.67%) Struts
9 13 (21.67%) Mentoring
10 12 (20.00%) OOP
11 11 (18.33%) E-Commerce
11 11 (18.33%) XML
12 10 (16.67%) Oracle
12 10 (16.67%) HTML
12 10 (16.67%) CSS
13 9 (15.00%) Git (software)
13 9 (15.00%) REST
13 9 (15.00%) Unit Testing
13 9 (15.00%) SDLC
14 8 (13.33%) iOS Development
14 8 (13.33%) Apple iOS
14 8 (13.33%) Smartphone

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 6 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (5.00%) JBoss
2 3 (5.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) iBeacon
2 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.33%) Power BI
4 2 (3.33%) PowerPivot
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 9 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (13.33%) Subversion
3 4 (6.67%) Android Studio
3 4 (6.67%) JUnit
4 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.67%) Grunt
4 1 (1.67%) gulp
4 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (43.33%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Retail
3 3 (5.00%) Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.67%) Games
5 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (43.33%) Spring
2 25 (41.67%) Hibernate
3 17 (28.33%) Web Services
4 13 (21.67%) J2EE
4 13 (21.67%) Struts
5 11 (18.33%) XML
6 10 (16.67%) CSS
6 10 (16.67%) HTML
7 9 (15.00%) REST
8 6 (10.00%) .NET
8 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET
8 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (10.00%) Java EE
8 6 (10.00%) jQuery
9 4 (6.67%) Ajax
9 4 (6.67%) GWT
10 3 (5.00%) SOAP
10 3 (5.00%) XHTML
11 1 (1.67%) Gherkin
11 1 (1.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Smartphone
2 5 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.33%) User Experience
2 5 (8.33%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.33%) Life Science
4 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.33%) Android
2 8 (13.33%) Apple iOS
3 4 (6.67%) Unix
4 3 (5.00%) Linux
4 3 (5.00%) Windows
4 3 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (35.00%) OO
3 17 (28.33%) Android Development
4 15 (25.00%) Scrum
5 14 (23.33%) Multithreading
5 14 (23.33%) TDD
6 13 (21.67%) Kanban
6 13 (21.67%) Mentoring
7 12 (20.00%) OOP
8 11 (18.33%) E-Commerce
9 9 (15.00%) SDLC
9 9 (15.00%) Unit Testing
10 8 (13.33%) High Availability
10 8 (13.33%) iOS Development
10 8 (13.33%) MVVM
10 8 (13.33%) OOA/OOD
10 8 (13.33%) UML
11 7 (11.67%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (11.67%) MVC
11 7 (11.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (81.67%) Java
2 13 (21.67%) SQL
3 8 (13.33%) Objective-C
4 6 (10.00%) C#
4 6 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.33%) VBScript
7 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.67%) Scala
7 1 (1.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (16.67%) Oracle
2 4 (6.67%) hybris
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
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