Period
to 19 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

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

Developer
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1,445 1,373 1,010
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 29.34% 30.99% 20.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.14% 31.92% 20.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,346 1,343 951
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +3.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 4,794 4,302 4,820
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.34% 97.11% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4,012 3,632 3,996
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Hertfordshire

Developer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Developer in Hertfordshire

Developer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Hertfordshire

Developer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +2 326 £52,500 +5.00% 27
St Albans 0 247 £52,500 -0.94% 22
Hemel Hempstead 0 185 £45,000 +12.50% 17
Hatfield +9 156 £57,500 -4.17% 11
Harpenden 0 48 £45,000 -5.26%
Bishop's Stortford +2 45 £42,500 -22.73% 12
Rickmansworth -1 43 £52,500 -12.50% 3
Welwyn Garden City -15 43 £53,750 +19.44% 10
Letchworth +1 40 £34,000 -15.00% 2
Stevenage -4 33 £40,000 -15.79% 8
Borehamwood -5 31 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Cheshunt +11 19 £45,000 +12.50%
Potters Bar 0 18 £47,500 +7.95% 4
Hertford -6 17 £41,000 +26.15% 4
Hitchin -1 12 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Waltham Cross +1 10 £35,000 -48.15% 3
Radlett - 7 £60,000 -
Hoddesdon +5 5 £30,000 - 2
Berkhamsted +4 4 £50,000 +66.67%
Broxbourne +1 3 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Welwyn -6 3 £47,500 -26.92% 4
Royston -6 2 £37,500 -11.76% 6
Ware -2 1 £27,500 -54.17%
Tring -11 1 - -
Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 756 (52.32%) .NET
2 749 (51.83%) C#
3 666 (46.09%) Agile Software Development
4 637 (44.08%) JavaScript
5 549 (37.99%) SQL
6 547 (37.85%) HTML
7 486 (33.63%) MVC
8 480 (33.22%) ASP.NET
9 433 (29.97%) CSS
10 411 (28.44%) SQL Server
11 401 (27.75%) Java
12 394 (27.27%) AngularJS
13 362 (25.05%) TDD
14 310 (21.45%) ASP.NET MVC
15 299 (20.69%) Git (software)
16 259 (17.92%) OO
17 248 (17.16%) Scrum
18 236 (16.33%) Web Services
19 230 (15.92%) Microsoft
20 228 (15.78%) ASP.NET Web API
21 224 (15.50%) HTML5
22 210 (14.53%) jQuery
23 196 (13.56%) Computer Science
23 196 (13.56%) Finance
24 195 (13.49%) XML
25 190 (13.15%) Degree
26 189 (13.08%) RESTful
27 186 (12.87%) Problem-Solving
28 172 (11.90%) .NET Framework
29 171 (11.83%) Amazon AWS

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 75 (5.19%) Tomcat
2 54 (3.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 44 (3.04%) Apache
3 44 (3.04%) SharePoint
4 40 (2.77%) Oracle Service Bus
5 37 (2.56%) CMS
6 35 (2.42%) WebSphere
7 30 (2.08%) Confluence
8 29 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
9 28 (1.94%) JBoss
10 27 (1.87%) WebLogic
11 19 (1.31%) NServiceBus
12 15 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
13 12 (0.83%) Umbraco
14 11 (0.76%) Drupal
15 10 (0.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 10 (0.69%) IIS
16 8 (0.55%) MQSeries
16 8 (0.55%) Mule
17 6 (0.42%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 14 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (0.55%) Chatbot
2 8 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.42%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.28%) InVision
5 3 (0.21%) GIMP
6 2 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.14%) InDesign
7 1 (0.069%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 42 (2.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 33 (2.28%) Dynamics NAV
3 14 (0.97%) Magento
4 8 (0.55%) Maximo
5 5 (0.35%) SAP Hybris
6 4 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 4 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.14%) Fredhopper
7 2 (0.14%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 1 (0.069%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.069%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.069%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.069%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.069%) Shopify
8 1 (0.069%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 171 (11.83%) Amazon AWS
2 132 (9.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (2.28%) Office 365
4 28 (1.94%) npm
4 28 (1.94%) SaaS
5 20 (1.38%) AWS Lambda
5 20 (1.38%) Google Cloud Platform
5 20 (1.38%) Serverless
6 10 (0.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 9 (0.62%) Dynamics 365
8 7 (0.48%) Boomi
8 7 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.35%) GitHub
9 5 (0.35%) TestFlight
10 4 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 4 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (0.28%) Google Drive
11 3 (0.21%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.21%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 36 (2.49%) HTTP
2 23 (1.59%) VPN
3 20 (1.38%) Internet
4 13 (0.90%) SSL
5 9 (0.62%) DNS
6 8 (0.55%) SMS
7 6 (0.42%) Broadband
7 6 (0.42%) Firewall
7 6 (0.42%) Skype
8 5 (0.35%) iBeacon
9 4 (0.28%) Kerberos
10 3 (0.21%) Hyperconnected
11 2 (0.14%) IMAP
11 2 (0.14%) SMTP
12 1 (0.069%) FTP
12 1 (0.069%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.069%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 411 (28.44%) SQL Server
2 149 (10.31%) SQL Server 2016
3 136 (9.41%) NoSQL
4 98 (6.78%) MongoDB
5 65 (4.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 57 (3.94%) Relational Database
7 53 (3.67%) Redis
8 50 (3.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 49 (3.39%) MySQL
10 39 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
11 38 (2.63%) Oracle Database
12 34 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
13 33 (2.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 28 (1.94%) RavenDB
15 26 (1.80%) RDBMS
16 23 (1.59%) Power BI
16 23 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
17 21 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
18 17 (1.18%) Big Data
19 15 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 299 (20.69%) Git (software)
2 90 (6.23%) Jenkins
3 77 (5.33%) Subversion
4 70 (4.84%) Selenium
5 63 (4.36%) JIRA
6 57 (3.94%) Jasmine
7 54 (3.74%) gulp
7 54 (3.74%) Visual Studio
8 51 (3.53%) Maven
9 46 (3.18%) Karma Test Runner
10 42 (2.91%) NUnit
11 39 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
12 34 (2.35%) JUnit
13 33 (2.28%) MSTest
14 32 (2.21%) webpack
15 27 (1.87%) WebDriver
16 26 (1.80%) Cucumber
16 26 (1.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 24 (1.66%) JBehave
18 23 (1.59%) Eclipse
General
1 196 (13.56%) Finance
2 113 (7.82%) Retail
3 94 (6.51%) Marketing
4 91 (6.30%) Advertising
5 30 (2.08%) Games
6 25 (1.73%) Telecoms
7 22 (1.52%) Legal
8 16 (1.11%) Manufacturing
9 14 (0.97%) Automotive
10 12 (0.83%) Banking
11 10 (0.69%) Publishing
12 9 (0.62%) Billing
13 8 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.35%) Back Office
15 4 (0.28%) Law
16 1 (0.069%) Local Government
16 1 (0.069%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 756 (52.32%) .NET
2 547 (37.85%) HTML
3 480 (33.22%) ASP.NET
4 433 (29.97%) CSS
5 394 (27.27%) AngularJS
6 310 (21.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 236 (16.33%) Web Services
8 228 (15.78%) ASP.NET Web API
9 224 (15.50%) HTML5
10 210 (14.53%) jQuery
11 195 (13.49%) XML
12 189 (13.08%) RESTful
13 172 (11.90%) .NET Framework
14 157 (10.87%) Node.js
15 153 (10.59%) React
16 138 (9.55%) Spring
17 133 (9.20%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 122 (8.44%) CSS3
19 117 (8.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 111 (7.68%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 196 (13.56%) Computer Science
2 126 (8.72%) User Experience
3 103 (7.13%) Mobile App
4 102 (7.06%) Greenfield Project
5 96 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
6 52 (3.60%) Fintech
7 51 (3.53%) Robotics
8 44 (3.04%) Self-Motivation
9 30 (2.08%) Algorithms
10 28 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
10 28 (1.94%) Media Streaming
11 17 (1.18%) Social Media
12 15 (1.04%) Acoustics
13 10 (0.69%) Social Network
14 8 (0.55%) Spread Betting
15 7 (0.48%) Virtual Team
16 6 (0.42%) BBC
16 6 (0.42%) Smartphone
17 5 (0.35%) Reference Data
17 5 (0.35%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 98 (6.78%) Linux
2 85 (5.88%) Windows
3 53 (3.67%) Apple iOS
3 53 (3.67%) Unix
4 41 (2.84%) Android
5 28 (1.94%) Windows Server
6 14 (0.97%) Solaris
7 11 (0.76%) CoreOS
7 11 (0.76%) HPUX
8 3 (0.21%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.14%) CentOS
9 2 (0.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 666 (46.09%) Agile Software Development
2 486 (33.63%) MVC
3 362 (25.05%) TDD
4 259 (17.92%) OO
5 248 (17.16%) Scrum
6 186 (12.87%) Problem-Solving
7 169 (11.70%) Web Application Development
8 161 (11.14%) Software Engineering
9 158 (10.93%) BDD
9 158 (10.93%) Web Development
10 153 (10.59%) SDLC
11 132 (9.13%) Continuous Integration
12 114 (7.89%) CRM
13 112 (7.75%) Business Intelligence
13 112 (7.75%) Front End Development
14 98 (6.78%) Mathematics
15 93 (6.44%) E-Commerce
16 91 (6.30%) OOP
16 91 (6.30%) SOA
17 82 (5.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 749 (51.83%) C#
2 637 (44.08%) JavaScript
3 549 (37.99%) SQL
4 401 (27.75%) Java
5 101 (6.99%) Ruby
6 88 (6.09%) PHP
7 86 (5.95%) TypeScript
8 79 (5.47%) Python
9 76 (5.26%) VB.NET
10 66 (4.57%) T-SQL
11 55 (3.81%) ES6
12 52 (3.60%) VBA
13 48 (3.32%) Java 8
14 44 (3.04%) Scala
15 43 (2.98%) C
16 40 (2.77%) C++
17 38 (2.63%) PowerShell
18 32 (2.21%) PL/SQL
19 28 (1.94%) Apple Swift
20 19 (1.31%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 190 (13.15%) Degree
2 138 (9.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 31 (2.15%) Security Cleared
4 26 (1.80%) SC Cleared
5 10 (0.69%) PhD
6 8 (0.55%) HND
7 6 (0.42%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.14%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.14%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.069%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (4.15%) QA
2 9 (0.62%) GCP
3 5 (0.35%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.35%) SLA
4 1 (0.069%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 45 (3.11%) Docker
2 3 (0.21%) Firmware
3 1 (0.069%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (1.38%) Ansible
2 18 (1.25%) Consul
3 17 (1.18%) Puppet
4 16 (1.11%) Graphite
5 14 (0.97%) Kubernetes
6 11 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (0.62%) Single Sign-On
8 7 (0.48%) Terraform
9 5 (0.35%) HockeyApp
10 3 (0.21%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 3 (0.21%) MOM
11 2 (0.14%) CA Service Virtualization
11 2 (0.14%) Grafana
12 1 (0.069%) WMI
Vendors
1 230 (15.92%) Microsoft
2 146 (10.10%) Oracle
3 41 (2.84%) IBM
4 38 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
5 37 (2.56%) Xamarin
6 35 (2.42%) Google
7 26 (1.80%) Facebook
8 24 (1.66%) Sitecore
9 23 (1.59%) Citrix
10 21 (1.45%) Veeam
10 21 (1.45%) VMware
11 18 (1.25%) Cognos
12 17 (1.18%) TIBCO
13 15 (1.04%) hybris
13 15 (1.04%) Tableau
14 14 (0.97%) Apple
15 13 (0.90%) SAP
16 10 (0.69%) Blue Martini
16 10 (0.69%) Demandware
16 10 (0.69%) Elastic Path