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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 41 37 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 54.67% 35.58% 27.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 54.67% 37.76% 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 37 17 19
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,800 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £60,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
75 98 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 100.00% 94.23% 87.00%
Number of salaries quoted 66 51 75
Average salary £52,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 34 (48.57%) JavaScript
2 32 (45.71%) Java
3 31 (44.29%) HTML
4 30 (42.86%) C#
5 27 (38.57%) .NET
6 26 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (35.71%) MVC
7 25 (35.71%) Puppet
7 25 (35.71%) Node.js
7 25 (35.71%) Couchbase
7 25 (35.71%) Jenkins
7 25 (35.71%) Elasticsearch
8 24 (34.29%) BDD
8 24 (34.29%) TDD
9 21 (30.00%) Open Source
10 18 (25.71%) CSS
10 18 (25.71%) MS Excel
10 18 (25.71%) Microsoft
10 18 (25.71%) AngularJS
11 17 (24.29%) Scrum
11 17 (24.29%) SOA
12 16 (22.86%) NUnit
12 16 (22.86%) Front End Development
13 15 (21.43%) OpenShift
13 15 (21.43%) Games
13 15 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
13 15 (21.43%) Unit Testing
14 14 (20.00%) SQL Server
15 13 (18.57%) Degree
16 11 (15.71%) Git (software)

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 25 (35.71%) Elasticsearch
1 25 (35.71%) Node.js
2 2 (2.86%) CMS
3 1 (1.43%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 18 (25.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (21.43%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (35.71%) Couchbase
2 14 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 16 (22.86%) NUnit
3 11 (15.71%) Git (software)
4 8 (11.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (10.00%) Android Studio
6 6 (8.57%) CruiseControl
6 6 (8.57%) Subversion
6 6 (8.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (5.71%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.86%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.86%) JUnit
9 1 (1.43%) Ant
9 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (21.43%) Games
2 9 (12.86%) Finance
3 2 (2.86%) Retail
3 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (44.29%) HTML
2 27 (38.57%) .NET
3 18 (25.71%) AngularJS
3 18 (25.71%) CSS
4 10 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 10 (14.29%) Backbone.js
4 10 (14.29%) Ext JS
4 10 (14.29%) Handlebars
4 10 (14.29%) J2ME
4 10 (14.29%) LESS
4 10 (14.29%) Sass
4 10 (14.29%) WCF
5 8 (11.43%) Android SDK
5 8 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (11.43%) Entity Framework
5 8 (11.43%) jQuery
5 8 (11.43%) REST
5 8 (11.43%) SOAP
6 7 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 5 (7.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 10 (14.29%) User Experience
2 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.86%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.86%) Apple iOS
2 8 (11.43%) Android
3 2 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (35.71%) MVC
3 24 (34.29%) BDD
3 24 (34.29%) TDD
4 21 (30.00%) Open Source
5 17 (24.29%) Scrum
5 17 (24.29%) SOA
6 16 (22.86%) Front End Development
7 15 (21.43%) Unit Testing
8 9 (12.86%) OOP
9 8 (11.43%) Android Development
9 8 (11.43%) iOS Development
9 8 (11.43%) OO
9 8 (11.43%) SOLID
10 3 (4.29%) Software Engineering
11 2 (2.86%) Automated Testing
11 2 (2.86%) Content Management
11 2 (2.86%) Knowledge Management
11 2 (2.86%) Resource Management
11 2 (2.86%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 34 (48.57%) JavaScript
2 32 (45.71%) Java
3 30 (42.86%) C#
4 6 (8.57%) Apple Swift
5 3 (4.29%) SQL
6 2 (2.86%) C++
6 2 (2.86%) Python
6 2 (2.86%) VB
6 2 (2.86%) VB6
6 2 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (18.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 25 (35.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (25.71%) Microsoft