Period
to 17 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1,356 1,317 935
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 29.45% 30.26% 19.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.21% 31.19% 20.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,255 1,257 882
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +2.41%

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 4,489 4,222 4,628
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.50% 97.01% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3,644 3,601 3,826
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +1.12% +4.71%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 +1 308 £47,500 -5.00% 26
St Albans 0 260 £52,500 -0.94% 18
Hemel Hempstead 0 149 £42,500 - 10
Hatfield +6 133 £60,000 +9.09% 8
Welwyn Garden City -23 46 £55,000 +18.28% 10
Borehamwood +3 39 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Rickmansworth +1 33 £55,000 -4.35% 6
Stevenage -10 32 £40,000 -11.11% 11
Potters Bar +1 31 £50,000 +13.64%
Harpenden 0 31 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Hertford 0 27 £40,000 +14.29% 8
Bishop's Stortford -1 25 £42,500 +6.25% 8
Letchworth +1 19 £34,000 -15.00% 1
Broxbourne 0 16 £41,500 -7.78% 3
Radlett +1 13 £60,000 +60.00%
Hoddesdon +8 4 £42,500 +41.67% 2
Berkhamsted +3 4 £50,000 +53.85% 2
Waltham Cross +1 3 £35,000 - 1
Hitchin -2 3 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Royston -2 2 £35,000 -30.00% 4
Tring - 2 £31,500 - 1
Baldock - 2 £33,750 - 2
Cheshunt +7 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Ware 0 1 £27,500 -54.17%
Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 704 (51.92%) .NET
2 699 (51.55%) C#
3 597 (44.03%) JavaScript
4 579 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
5 560 (41.30%) SQL
6 507 (37.39%) HTML
7 427 (31.49%) MVC
8 425 (31.34%) CSS
9 422 (31.12%) ASP.NET
10 406 (29.94%) SQL Server
11 361 (26.62%) Java
12 348 (25.66%) AngularJS
13 306 (22.57%) TDD
14 250 (18.44%) Git (software)
15 246 (18.14%) ASP.NET MVC
16 234 (17.26%) Web Services
17 232 (17.11%) HTML5
18 223 (16.45%) jQuery
19 208 (15.34%) OO
20 204 (15.04%) Computer Science
21 201 (14.82%) Scrum
22 199 (14.68%) Microsoft
23 190 (14.01%) Degree
24 186 (13.72%) .NET Framework
25 180 (13.27%) Problem-Solving
26 174 (12.83%) ASP.NET Web API
27 156 (11.50%) Continuous Integration
28 154 (11.36%) XML
29 150 (11.06%) Amazon AWS
30 148 (10.91%) User Experience

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 53 (3.91%) Tomcat
2 47 (3.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 44 (3.24%) WebSphere
4 41 (3.02%) Oracle Service Bus
5 38 (2.80%) CMS
5 38 (2.80%) SharePoint
6 23 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
7 22 (1.62%) WebLogic
8 17 (1.25%) Apache
8 17 (1.25%) Umbraco
8 17 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
9 14 (1.03%) Confluence
9 14 (1.03%) Drupal
10 9 (0.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 9 (0.66%) IIS
10 9 (0.66%) JBoss
10 9 (0.66%) NServiceBus
10 9 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
11 8 (0.59%) Mule
12 7 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 22 (1.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (0.88%) Photoshop
3 11 (0.81%) Chatbot
4 7 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.29%) InVision
6 3 (0.22%) GIMP
7 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.074%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (0.074%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 36 (2.65%) Dynamics NAV
2 30 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.96%) Magento
4 8 (0.59%) Maximo
4 8 (0.59%) Oracle Retail
5 5 (0.37%) SAP Hybris
6 4 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 4 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.15%) Fredhopper
8 1 (0.074%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.074%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 150 (11.06%) Amazon AWS
2 139 (10.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (2.29%) Office 365
4 19 (1.40%) npm
5 15 (1.11%) SaaS
6 11 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
7 8 (0.59%) Dynamics 365
8 7 (0.52%) Boomi
8 7 (0.52%) Google Analytics
9 5 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.37%) Serverless
10 4 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 4 (0.29%) Google Drive
11 3 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 3 (0.22%) Force.com
12 2 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.15%) Google Play
12 2 (0.15%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.06%) HTTP
2 16 (1.18%) SSL
3 15 (1.11%) Internet
4 11 (0.81%) SMS
4 11 (0.81%) VPN
5 7 (0.52%) Skype
6 4 (0.29%) DNS
6 4 (0.29%) Firewall
6 4 (0.29%) Kerberos
6 4 (0.29%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.15%) iBeacon
8 1 (0.074%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 406 (29.94%) SQL Server
2 111 (8.19%) SQL Server 2016
3 96 (7.08%) NoSQL
4 95 (7.01%) MongoDB
5 75 (5.53%) Relational Database
6 50 (3.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 48 (3.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 46 (3.39%) MySQL
9 36 (2.65%) Oracle Database
10 32 (2.36%) Redis
11 31 (2.29%) RavenDB
12 28 (2.06%) RDBMS
13 26 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
14 25 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
15 24 (1.77%) Power BI
16 23 (1.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 17 (1.25%) Oracle Database 12c
18 16 (1.18%) Big Data
18 16 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
19 14 (1.03%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 250 (18.44%) Git (software)
2 74 (5.46%) Jenkins
3 56 (4.13%) JIRA
3 56 (4.13%) Subversion
4 49 (3.61%) Visual Studio
5 41 (3.02%) Selenium
6 39 (2.88%) Maven
7 38 (2.80%) NUnit
8 36 (2.65%) gulp
8 36 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
9 35 (2.58%) Jasmine
10 29 (2.14%) Eclipse
10 29 (2.14%) Karma Test Runner
11 27 (1.99%) TeamCity
12 26 (1.92%) LabVIEW
13 24 (1.77%) Grunt
13 24 (1.77%) JUnit
14 23 (1.70%) webpack
15 19 (1.40%) StyleCop
16 18 (1.33%) WebDriver
General
1 142 (10.47%) Finance
2 135 (9.96%) Retail
3 83 (6.12%) Advertising
4 81 (5.97%) Marketing
5 42 (3.10%) Games
6 29 (2.14%) Manufacturing
7 27 (1.99%) Legal
8 20 (1.47%) Telecoms
9 16 (1.18%) Back Office
10 7 (0.52%) Automotive
10 7 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.22%) Law
12 2 (0.15%) Banking
13 1 (0.074%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.074%) Czech Language
13 1 (0.074%) Electronics
13 1 (0.074%) French Language
13 1 (0.074%) Local Government
13 1 (0.074%) Military
13 1 (0.074%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 704 (51.92%) .NET
2 507 (37.39%) HTML
3 425 (31.34%) CSS
4 422 (31.12%) ASP.NET
5 348 (25.66%) AngularJS
6 246 (18.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 234 (17.26%) Web Services
8 232 (17.11%) HTML5
9 223 (16.45%) jQuery
10 186 (13.72%) .NET Framework
11 174 (12.83%) ASP.NET Web API
12 154 (11.36%) XML
13 146 (10.77%) RESTful
14 144 (10.62%) Spring
15 143 (10.55%) React
16 124 (9.14%) CSS3
17 98 (7.23%) Node.js
18 94 (6.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 93 (6.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 92 (6.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 204 (15.04%) Computer Science
2 148 (10.91%) User Experience
3 98 (7.23%) Greenfield Project
4 97 (7.15%) Mobile App
5 74 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
6 52 (3.83%) Robotics
7 37 (2.73%) Fintech
8 36 (2.65%) Self-Motivation
9 33 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
10 18 (1.33%) Acoustics
10 18 (1.33%) Media Streaming
11 14 (1.03%) Social Media
12 11 (0.81%) Embedded Systems
13 8 (0.59%) Reference Data
14 7 (0.52%) Algorithms
14 7 (0.52%) Smartphone
15 6 (0.44%) Mainframe
15 6 (0.44%) Photography
16 5 (0.37%) Driving Licence
16 5 (0.37%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 92 (6.78%) Linux
2 71 (5.24%) Windows
3 53 (3.91%) Android
4 41 (3.02%) Unix
5 38 (2.80%) Apple iOS
6 20 (1.47%) Windows Server
7 13 (0.96%) Solaris
8 10 (0.74%) HPUX
9 2 (0.15%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.074%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.074%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 579 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
2 427 (31.49%) MVC
3 306 (22.57%) TDD
4 208 (15.34%) OO
5 201 (14.82%) Scrum
6 180 (13.27%) Problem-Solving
7 156 (11.50%) Continuous Integration
8 142 (10.47%) BDD
9 134 (9.88%) Web Application Development
10 133 (9.81%) Front End Development
10 133 (9.81%) Web Development
11 130 (9.59%) SDLC
12 126 (9.29%) Software Engineering
13 110 (8.11%) E-Commerce
14 100 (7.37%) Mathematics
15 78 (5.75%) CRM
16 74 (5.46%) Business Intelligence
17 70 (5.16%) OOP
17 70 (5.16%) SOA
18 68 (5.01%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 699 (51.55%) C#
2 597 (44.03%) JavaScript
3 560 (41.30%) SQL
4 361 (26.62%) Java
5 73 (5.38%) VB.NET
6 66 (4.87%) TypeScript
7 64 (4.72%) T-SQL
8 61 (4.50%) PHP
9 53 (3.91%) Python
10 51 (3.76%) Java 8
11 50 (3.69%) Scala
12 46 (3.39%) C
13 44 (3.24%) ES6
14 42 (3.10%) C++
14 42 (3.10%) VBA
15 39 (2.88%) PL/SQL
15 39 (2.88%) Ruby
16 38 (2.80%) PowerShell
17 24 (1.77%) Haskell
18 20 (1.47%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 190 (14.01%) Degree
2 143 (10.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (1.11%) Security Cleared
4 14 (1.03%) PhD
5 13 (0.96%) Numerate Degree
6 11 (0.81%) SC Cleared
7 10 (0.74%) HND
8 2 (0.15%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.15%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.074%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (3.76%) QA
2 10 (0.74%) GCP
3 8 (0.59%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (3.47%) Docker
2 5 (0.37%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 27 (1.99%) Kubernetes
2 13 (0.96%) Puppet
3 11 (0.81%) Graphite
3 11 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.52%) Consul
4 7 (0.52%) Terraform
5 5 (0.37%) Ansible
6 2 (0.15%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 2 (0.15%) CA Service Virtualization
6 2 (0.15%) HockeyApp
6 2 (0.15%) MOM
7 1 (0.074%) Grafana
Vendors
1 199 (14.68%) Microsoft
2 120 (8.85%) Oracle
3 44 (3.24%) IBM
4 37 (2.73%) Xamarin
5 35 (2.58%) Facebook
6 29 (2.14%) Google
7 25 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
8 17 (1.25%) SAP
9 16 (1.18%) hybris
9 16 (1.18%) Sitecore
10 13 (0.96%) Adobe
11 12 (0.88%) Sybase
12 11 (0.81%) Apple
12 11 (0.81%) Capita
12 11 (0.81%) Citrix
12 11 (0.81%) Talend
13 10 (0.74%) Demandware
13 10 (0.74%) Veeam
13 10 (0.74%) VMware
13 10 (0.74%) WSO2