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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 4 12 24
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 44 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 29.53% 12.05% 9.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 34.11% 12.50% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 31 6 22
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £54,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
129 80 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 86.58% 96.39% 99.16%
Number of salaries quoted 96 61 235
Average salary £42,500 £36,750 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.64% -24.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 April 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 52 (70.27%) .NET
2 45 (60.81%) HTML
3 40 (54.05%) C#
3 40 (54.05%) SQL Server
4 34 (45.95%) SQL
5 32 (43.24%) Degree
6 31 (41.89%) JavaScript
7 29 (39.19%) Computer Science
8 28 (37.84%) Microsoft
9 27 (36.49%) CSS
10 25 (33.78%) T-SQL
10 25 (33.78%) Git (software)
11 23 (31.08%) OO
12 22 (29.73%) ASP.NET
12 22 (29.73%) SOAP
13 20 (27.03%) Java
13 20 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (27.03%) TDD
14 18 (24.32%) SQL Server 2008
15 17 (22.97%) jQuery
15 17 (22.97%) E-Commerce
16 16 (21.62%) Scrum
16 16 (21.62%) XML
17 15 (20.27%) WCF
17 15 (20.27%) .NET Framework
17 15 (20.27%) MVC
17 15 (20.27%) User Stories
18 14 (18.92%) Visual Studio
18 14 (18.92%) Python
18 14 (18.92%) PHP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (13.51%) Drupal
2 9 (12.16%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (9.46%) CMS
4 2 (2.70%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (13.51%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (54.05%) SQL Server
2 18 (24.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (17.57%) Relational Database
3 13 (17.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (16.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (13.51%) MySQL
6 5 (6.76%) MS Access
7 3 (4.05%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.35%) RavenDB
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.35%) NewSQL
8 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 25 (33.78%) Git (software)
2 14 (18.92%) Visual Studio
3 13 (17.57%) JUnit
3 13 (17.57%) Eclipse
4 9 (12.16%) CruiseControl
4 9 (12.16%) Subversion
4 9 (12.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (12.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (2.70%) Maven
5 2 (2.70%) Selenium
5 2 (2.70%) Moq
General
1 13 (17.57%) Back Office
2 6 (8.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.35%) Retail
3 1 (1.35%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (70.27%) .NET
2 45 (60.81%) HTML
3 27 (36.49%) CSS
4 22 (29.73%) ASP.NET
4 22 (29.73%) SOAP
5 17 (22.97%) jQuery
6 16 (21.62%) XML
7 15 (20.27%) .NET Framework
7 15 (20.27%) WCF
8 13 (17.57%) JAX-WS
8 13 (17.57%) XSD
8 13 (17.57%) Web Services
8 13 (17.57%) JDBC
8 13 (17.57%) WSDL
8 13 (17.57%) JAXB
9 11 (14.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (14.86%) Entity Framework
9 11 (14.86%) AngularJS
10 10 (13.51%) REST
10 10 (13.51%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 29 (39.19%) Computer Science
2 13 (17.57%) EFT
3 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.11%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.70%) Chemistry
5 2 (2.70%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.35%) EPoS
6 1 (1.35%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.11%) Linux
2 4 (5.41%) Mac OS X
2 4 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.08%) OO
2 20 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (27.03%) TDD
3 17 (22.97%) E-Commerce
4 16 (21.62%) Scrum
5 15 (20.27%) MVC
5 15 (20.27%) User Stories
6 13 (17.57%) Domain-Driven Design
6 13 (17.57%) OOD
6 13 (17.57%) Business Development
7 12 (16.22%) MVVM
8 11 (14.86%) Software Engineering
9 9 (12.16%) SOA
9 9 (12.16%) E-business
10 6 (8.11%) Information Management
11 5 (6.76%) BDD
12 4 (5.41%) Low Latency
12 4 (5.41%) OO PHP
12 4 (5.41%) Unit Testing
12 4 (5.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (54.05%) C#
2 34 (45.95%) SQL
3 31 (41.89%) JavaScript
4 25 (33.78%) T-SQL
5 20 (27.03%) Java
6 14 (18.92%) Python
6 14 (18.92%) PHP
7 8 (10.81%) C++
8 6 (8.11%) VB
8 6 (8.11%) VB6
9 5 (6.76%) VB.NET
9 5 (6.76%) VBA
10 2 (2.70%) C
10 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.35%) Fortran
11 1 (1.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (43.24%) Degree
2 1 (1.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.57%) ISO 8583
2 10 (13.51%) QA
System Software
1 13 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 28 (37.84%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.57%) VMware
3 4 (5.41%) Oracle
4 3 (4.05%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.70%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.35%) ATG
6 1 (1.35%) hybris
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