The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 46 13 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 40.35% 12.62% 14.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 45.10% 14.61% 14.42%
Number of salaries quoted 30 7 31
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £31,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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 Welwyn Garden City 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
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102 89 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 89.47% 86.41% 99.08%
Number of salaries quoted 68 75 210
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Developer
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Developer Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Developer
Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Welwyn Garden City region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City region that cited 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 Developer in their job title.

1 59 (72.84%) .NET
2 52 (64.20%) HTML
3 47 (58.02%) C#
3 47 (58.02%) SQL Server
4 38 (46.91%) SQL
4 38 (46.91%) JavaScript
5 36 (44.44%) Degree
6 32 (39.51%) Computer Science
6 32 (39.51%) Microsoft
7 29 (35.80%) T-SQL
7 29 (35.80%) ASP.NET
7 29 (35.80%) CSS
8 27 (33.33%) Git (software)
9 23 (28.40%) OO
9 23 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (27.16%) TDD
10 22 (27.16%) SOAP
10 22 (27.16%) SQL Server 2008
11 20 (24.69%) Java
11 20 (24.69%) .NET Framework
12 19 (23.46%) jQuery
12 19 (23.46%) User Stories
13 18 (22.22%) Visual Studio
13 18 (22.22%) MVC
14 17 (20.99%) E-Commerce
15 16 (19.75%) XML
15 16 (19.75%) Scrum
16 15 (18.52%) WCF
16 15 (18.52%) PHP
17 14 (17.28%) Python

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City region that cited 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (12.35%) Drupal
2 9 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (8.64%) CMS
4 2 (2.47%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (12.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.23%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (1.23%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.05%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.23%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (58.02%) SQL Server
2 22 (27.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (16.05%) Relational Database
3 13 (16.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (12.35%) MySQL
6 9 (11.11%) MS Access
7 4 (4.94%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.23%) RavenDB
8 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.23%) NewSQL
8 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 27 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 18 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 13 (16.05%) Eclipse
3 13 (16.05%) JUnit
4 10 (12.35%) Subversion
5 9 (11.11%) CruiseControl
5 9 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 9 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (7.41%) Selenium
7 4 (4.94%) Moq
8 2 (2.47%) Maven
9 1 (1.23%) JIRA
9 1 (1.23%) NUnit
9 1 (1.23%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.23%) Grunt
9 1 (1.23%) Yeoman
General
1 13 (16.05%) Back Office
2 6 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.70%) Retail
4 2 (2.47%) Finance
5 1 (1.23%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (72.84%) .NET
2 52 (64.20%) HTML
3 29 (35.80%) ASP.NET
3 29 (35.80%) CSS
4 22 (27.16%) SOAP
5 20 (24.69%) .NET Framework
6 19 (23.46%) jQuery
7 16 (19.75%) XML
8 15 (18.52%) WCF
9 14 (17.28%) Entity Framework
10 13 (16.05%) JAX-WS
10 13 (16.05%) XSD
10 13 (16.05%) Web Services
10 13 (16.05%) JDBC
10 13 (16.05%) WSDL
10 13 (16.05%) JAXB
11 11 (13.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (13.58%) AngularJS
12 10 (12.35%) REST
12 10 (12.35%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 32 (39.51%) Computer Science
2 13 (16.05%) EFT
3 10 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.41%) Client/Server
5 4 (4.94%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.23%) User Experience
6 1 (1.23%) EPoS
6 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.23%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.23%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.23%) CCTV
6 1 (1.23%) Animation
6 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.23%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.40%) OO
1 23 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (27.16%) TDD
3 19 (23.46%) User Stories
4 18 (22.22%) MVC
5 17 (20.99%) E-Commerce
6 16 (19.75%) Scrum
7 13 (16.05%) Software Engineering
7 13 (16.05%) OOD
7 13 (16.05%) Business Development
7 13 (16.05%) Domain-Driven Design
8 12 (14.81%) MVVM
9 9 (11.11%) Unit Testing
9 9 (11.11%) SOA
9 9 (11.11%) E-business
10 7 (8.64%) BDD
11 6 (7.41%) Information Management
12 5 (6.17%) SEO
12 5 (6.17%) Low Latency
13 4 (4.94%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 47 (58.02%) C#
2 38 (46.91%) SQL
2 38 (46.91%) JavaScript
3 29 (35.80%) T-SQL
4 20 (24.69%) Java
5 15 (18.52%) PHP
6 14 (17.28%) Python
7 10 (12.35%) VB6
7 10 (12.35%) VB
8 9 (11.11%) VB.NET
8 9 (11.11%) VBA
8 9 (11.11%) C++
9 4 (4.94%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.70%) C
11 1 (1.23%) Fortran
11 1 (1.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 36 (44.44%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.05%) ISO 8583
2 9 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 13 (16.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 32 (39.51%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.05%) VMware
3 6 (7.41%) Oracle
4 3 (3.70%) Ab Initio
4 3 (3.70%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.23%) hybris
5 1 (1.23%) Adobe
5 1 (1.23%) ATG