The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 27 17 35
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 5 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 3.73% 8.54% 3.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.79% 8.64% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 7
Average salary £46,250 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.14% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Software 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
132 81 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 98.51% 98.78% 99.10%
Number of salaries quoted 102 67 201
Average salary £40,750 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.42% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Welwyn Garden City region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Software Developer
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Ab Initio
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (60.00%) Moq
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (60.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (40.00%) Information Management
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) WPF

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Moq
General
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (60.00%) BDD
1 3 (60.00%) Low Latency
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Information Management
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Ab Initio