The median annual salary for a Developer was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in Harpenden during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Hertfordshire / Harpenden
Rank 3 2 6
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 14 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Harpenden 41.18% 37.50% 12.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 41.18% 37.50% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 1
Median salary £46,250 £57,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.56% +76.92%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Harpenden. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Harpenden
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34 32 8
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Harpenden 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 34 32 8
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +96.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Harpenden

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Harpenden that featured Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Harpenden

Developer
Salary Trend in Harpenden

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer in Harpenden.

Salary trend for Developer in Harpenden

Developer
Salary Histogram in Harpenden

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Harpenden over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Harpenden

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harpenden

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Harpenden region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (97.73%) C#
3 40 (90.91%) ASP.NET
4 35 (79.55%) MVC
5 32 (72.73%) RabbitMQ
6 30 (68.18%) SQL
6 30 (68.18%) Multithreading
7 29 (65.91%) HTML
8 28 (63.64%) .NET Framework
9 27 (61.36%) ASP.NET MVC
10 26 (59.09%) MongoDB
10 26 (59.09%) JavaScript
10 26 (59.09%) T-SQL
11 25 (56.82%) WCF
12 24 (54.55%) HTML5
13 23 (52.27%) SignalR
13 23 (52.27%) jQuery
14 22 (50.00%) Entity Framework
15 21 (47.73%) Ajax
16 18 (40.91%) RavenDB
16 18 (40.91%) NoSQL
16 18 (40.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 16 (36.36%) TypeScript
18 14 (31.82%) AngularJS
19 10 (22.73%) CSS
19 10 (22.73%) Middleware
19 10 (22.73%) MSMQ
20 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
20 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
20 9 (20.45%) Software Testing

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Harpenden 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 3 (6.82%) IIS
2 1 (2.27%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (59.09%) MongoDB
2 18 (40.91%) NoSQL
2 18 (40.91%) RavenDB
3 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.82%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Subversion
2 6 (13.64%) Fiddler
2 6 (13.64%) TeamCity
3 3 (6.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (6.82%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.82%) NUnit
4 1 (2.27%) JIRA
4 1 (2.27%) Selenium
4 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 40 (90.91%) ASP.NET
3 32 (72.73%) RabbitMQ
4 29 (65.91%) HTML
5 28 (63.64%) .NET Framework
6 27 (61.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (56.82%) WCF
8 24 (54.55%) HTML5
9 23 (52.27%) jQuery
9 23 (52.27%) SignalR
10 22 (50.00%) Entity Framework
11 21 (47.73%) Ajax
12 18 (40.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 14 (31.82%) AngularJS
14 10 (22.73%) CSS
14 10 (22.73%) Middleware
14 10 (22.73%) MSMQ
15 7 (15.91%) REST
15 7 (15.91%) RESTful
16 6 (13.64%) Ninject
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (79.55%) MVC
2 30 (68.18%) Multithreading
3 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
3 9 (20.45%) Software Testing
4 6 (13.64%) Scrum
5 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (11.36%) TDD
6 4 (9.09%) BDD
6 4 (9.09%) DevOps
6 4 (9.09%) Mobile Development
6 4 (9.09%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.82%) API Design
7 3 (6.82%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (4.55%) Release Management
9 1 (2.27%) Business Process Analysis
9 1 (2.27%) Business Process Improvement
9 1 (2.27%) Data Architecture
9 1 (2.27%) Data Integration
9 1 (2.27%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (97.73%) C#
2 30 (68.18%) SQL
3 26 (59.09%) JavaScript
3 26 (59.09%) T-SQL
4 16 (36.36%) TypeScript
5 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.27%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
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