Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Harpenden during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Developer
Hertfordshire > Harpenden
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 28 47 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Harpenden 53.85% 62.67% 60.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 53.85% 62.67% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 42 21
Harpenden median annual salary £52,500 £44,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.32% -20.00% +70.54%
10th Percentile £37,200 £35,000 £46,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £62,500 £61,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Harpenden. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Harpenden
Permanent vacancies in Harpenden with a recognized job title 52 75 35
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 47 66 35
Harpenden median annual salary £39,500 £44,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.24% -19.09% +86.44%
10th Percentile £21,250 £32,500 £19,950
90th Percentile £56,250 £62,500 £62,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Harpenden

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Harpenden.

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 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Harpenden

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Harpenden

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 27 (96.43%) .NET
1 27 (96.43%) ASP.NET
2 23 (82.14%) C#
2 23 (82.14%) SQL
3 22 (78.57%) MVC
4 21 (75.00%) Migration
4 21 (75.00%) RESTful
4 21 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (75.00%) AngularJS
4 21 (75.00%) TypeScript
5 19 (67.86%) Greenfield Project
6 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET Web API
6 17 (60.71%) Silverlight
6 17 (60.71%) Web Services
7 7 (25.00%) WCF
8 6 (21.43%) MongoDB
8 6 (21.43%) Multithreading
8 6 (21.43%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (17.86%) ERP
9 5 (17.86%) ETL
10 4 (14.29%) Finance
10 4 (14.29%) Entity Framework
10 4 (14.29%) SignalR
10 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
11 3 (10.71%) Dynamics GP
11 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
11 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
11 3 (10.71%) ITIL

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 2 (7.14%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) MongoDB
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.14%) MariaDB
4 1 (3.57%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) Power BI
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Fiddler
1 2 (7.14%) Subversion
1 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (96.43%) .NET
1 27 (96.43%) ASP.NET
2 21 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 21 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 21 (75.00%) RESTful
3 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET Web API
3 17 (60.71%) Silverlight
3 17 (60.71%) Web Services
4 7 (25.00%) WCF
5 6 (21.43%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 4 (14.29%) Entity Framework
6 4 (14.29%) SignalR
7 2 (7.14%) HTML
7 2 (7.14%) HTML5
7 2 (7.14%) Middleware
7 2 (7.14%) MSMQ
7 2 (7.14%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 19 (67.86%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) MVC
2 21 (75.00%) Migration
3 6 (21.43%) Multithreading
4 5 (17.86%) ERP
4 5 (17.86%) ETL
5 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.71%) ITIL
5 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
5 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) C#
1 23 (82.14%) SQL
2 21 (75.00%) TypeScript
3 3 (10.71%) VB
3 3 (10.71%) VB.NET
3 3 (10.71%) VBA
4 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Xamarin