Period
to 25 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hemel Hempstead during the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

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

Software Developer
Hertfordshire > Hemel Hempstead
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 60 -
Rank change year-on-year +28 - +67
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 21 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 6.36% 0.96% -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.40% 0.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 0
Hemel Hempstead median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% - -
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -9.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hemel Hempstead. 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
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent vacancies in Hemel Hempstead with a recognized job title 328 417 533
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.39% 100.00% 99.26%
Number of salaries quoted 273 397 450
Hemel Hempstead median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £25,250 £21,800 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £66,000 £65,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +2.22%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Hemel Hempstead

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Hemel Hempstead

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Hemel Hempstead over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Hemel Hempstead

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hemel Hempstead region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 17 (80.95%) SDLC
2 16 (76.19%) Unit Testing
3 13 (61.90%) Retail
3 13 (61.90%) Oracle
3 13 (61.90%) Creative Thinking
3 13 (61.90%) System Testing
3 13 (61.90%) Oracle Retail
3 13 (61.90%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (38.10%) C#
5 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 7 (33.33%) OO
5 7 (33.33%) .NET
6 4 (19.05%) Redis
6 4 (19.05%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (19.05%) Web Development
6 4 (19.05%) Degree
6 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
6 4 (19.05%) Finance
6 4 (19.05%) Java
6 4 (19.05%) Web Services
7 3 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
7 3 (14.29%) SOAP
7 3 (14.29%) Scrum
7 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (14.29%) WCF
7 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (14.29%) TDD

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead 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:

Business Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Oracle Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (61.90%) Retail
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) Web Services
3 3 (14.29%) .NET Core
3 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (14.29%) SOAP
3 3 (14.29%) WCF
4 1 (4.76%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 3 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) SDLC
2 16 (76.19%) Unit Testing
3 13 (61.90%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (61.90%) Creative Thinking
3 13 (61.90%) System Testing
4 7 (33.33%) OO
5 4 (19.05%) Web Development
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (14.29%) API Development
6 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (14.29%) Scrum
6 3 (14.29%) TDD
7 1 (4.76%) API Testing
7 1 (4.76%) BDD
7 1 (4.76%) SDET
7 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) C#
2 4 (19.05%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft