Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1,405 1,281 1,241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 30.92% 29.24% 24.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.92% 30.01% 25.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,331 1,273 1,241
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 4,402 4,268 4,877
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.88% 97.42% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3,754 3,557 4,050
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £46,951 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +4.34% +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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +2 351 £52,500 +5.00% 40
St Albans 0 208 £50,000 - 37
Hemel Hempstead +1 164 £50,000 +36.99% 25
Hatfield +10 137 £52,500 -12.50% 11
Stevenage 0 62 £40,000 -17.95% 5
Borehamwood 0 55 £45,000 +20.00%
Bishop's Stortford 0 54 £30,000 -45.45% 6
Letchworth +3 47 £34,000 -12.26% 5
Rickmansworth -1 44 £50,000 -16.67% 2
Harpenden 0 40 £46,250 +8.82% 5
Welwyn Garden City -11 32 £55,000 +29.41% 10
Waltham Cross +1 26 £35,000 -46.15% 1
Cheshunt - 18 £45,000 -
Hitchin 0 14 £35,000 +1.45% 1
Hertford -6 14 £32,500 -23.53% 5
Radlett - 13 £42,500 -
Kings Langley -1 9 £32,500 -15.58%
Hoddesdon +4 5 £30,000 +5.26%
Broxbourne +2 5 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Potters Bar -3 5 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Baldock - 4 £27,250 -
Welwyn -7 3 £47,500 - 5
Berkhamsted -1 2 £32,500 -15.58%
Royston -2 1 £40,000 - 1
Tring -9 1 £27,500 -35.29%
Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 728 (51.81%) C#
2 726 (51.67%) .NET
3 646 (45.98%) Agile Software Development
4 585 (41.64%) JavaScript
5 553 (39.36%) HTML
6 512 (36.44%) MVC
7 488 (34.73%) SQL
8 447 (31.81%) ASP.NET
9 441 (31.39%) CSS
10 416 (29.61%) SQL Server
11 380 (27.05%) Java
12 329 (23.42%) TDD
13 318 (22.63%) ASP.NET MVC
14 317 (22.56%) AngularJS
15 269 (19.15%) Git (software)
16 263 (18.72%) OO
17 252 (17.94%) ASP.NET Web API
18 245 (17.44%) Web Services
19 211 (15.02%) jQuery
20 206 (14.66%) Microsoft
21 201 (14.31%) Scrum
21 201 (14.31%) Degree
22 191 (13.59%) XML
23 183 (13.02%) Web Application Development
23 183 (13.02%) RESTful
23 183 (13.02%) NoSQL
24 180 (12.81%) Node.js
25 178 (12.67%) Finance
26 175 (12.46%) Software Engineering
27 174 (12.38%) Computer Science

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 73 (5.20%) Tomcat
2 53 (3.77%) Apache
3 45 (3.20%) CMS
4 37 (2.63%) SharePoint
5 34 (2.42%) JBoss
6 31 (2.21%) Elasticsearch
7 27 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 27 (1.92%) Umbraco
8 24 (1.71%) Confluence
9 20 (1.42%) NServiceBus
10 18 (1.28%) IIS
11 17 (1.21%) Drupal
12 15 (1.07%) WebLogic
13 14 (1.00%) WebSphere
14 13 (0.93%) WordPress
15 9 (0.64%) Oracle Service Bus
16 5 (0.36%) Moodle
16 5 (0.36%) MS Exchange
16 5 (0.36%) OpenEdge
17 4 (0.28%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (1.57%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.57%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.28%) InDesign
6 2 (0.14%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 32 (2.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.57%) Magento
3 5 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.36%) Oracle Retail
4 4 (0.28%) Dynamics GP
4 4 (0.28%) Maximo
5 3 (0.21%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 3 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.14%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.14%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.071%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.071%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 135 (9.61%) Amazon AWS
2 102 (7.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (2.28%) Office 365
4 22 (1.57%) SaaS
5 21 (1.49%) AWS Lambda
5 21 (1.49%) Serverless
6 18 (1.28%) Google Play
7 16 (1.14%) npm
8 15 (1.07%) Google Cloud Platform
9 12 (0.85%) Force.com
10 11 (0.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 7 (0.50%) TestFlight
12 5 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
13 4 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 4 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
13 4 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
13 4 (0.28%) GitHub
14 3 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
14 3 (0.21%) Heroku
15 2 (0.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 41 (2.92%) HTTP
2 22 (1.57%) DNS
3 21 (1.49%) Firewall
4 18 (1.28%) Internet
5 15 (1.07%) VPN
6 11 (0.78%) iBeacon
7 10 (0.71%) Intranet
8 9 (0.64%) TCP/IP
9 6 (0.43%) Skype
10 5 (0.36%) Broadband
10 5 (0.36%) Hyperconnected
11 3 (0.21%) IMAP
11 3 (0.21%) SMTP
11 3 (0.21%) SSL
12 2 (0.14%) VoIP
13 1 (0.071%) FTP
13 1 (0.071%) HTTPS
13 1 (0.071%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 416 (29.61%) SQL Server
2 183 (13.02%) NoSQL
3 149 (10.60%) SQL Server 2016
4 83 (5.91%) MongoDB
5 71 (5.05%) Redis
6 67 (4.77%) MySQL
7 65 (4.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 47 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
9 43 (3.06%) Relational Database
9 43 (3.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 43 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 42 (2.99%) SQL Server 2014
11 35 (2.49%) PostgreSQL
12 34 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
13 26 (1.85%) Power BI
14 23 (1.64%) Oracle Database
15 21 (1.49%) MS Access
16 20 (1.42%) Spotfire
17 18 (1.28%) SQLite
18 17 (1.21%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 269 (19.15%) Git (software)
2 87 (6.19%) Visual Studio
3 77 (5.48%) Jenkins
4 70 (4.98%) Subversion
5 61 (4.34%) Selenium
6 55 (3.91%) Team Foundation Server
7 49 (3.49%) NUnit
8 48 (3.42%) JIRA
9 43 (3.06%) Maven
10 41 (2.92%) JUnit
11 38 (2.70%) Jasmine
12 33 (2.35%) Eclipse
12 33 (2.35%) Moq
13 27 (1.92%) gulp
14 26 (1.85%) LabVIEW
15 25 (1.78%) Cucumber
15 25 (1.78%) Karma Test Runner
15 25 (1.78%) MSTest
16 20 (1.42%) Grunt
17 18 (1.28%) SpecFlow
General
1 178 (12.67%) Finance
2 88 (6.26%) Retail
3 66 (4.70%) Marketing
4 48 (3.42%) Telecoms
5 44 (3.13%) Games
6 40 (2.85%) Advertising
7 19 (1.35%) Billing
7 19 (1.35%) Legal
8 16 (1.14%) Banking
9 14 (1.00%) Publishing
10 13 (0.93%) Automotive
11 10 (0.71%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.57%) Aerospace
13 7 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.36%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.28%) Electronics
15 4 (0.28%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.14%) Law
16 2 (0.14%) Military
17 1 (0.071%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 726 (51.67%) .NET
2 553 (39.36%) HTML
3 447 (31.81%) ASP.NET
4 441 (31.39%) CSS
5 318 (22.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 317 (22.56%) AngularJS
7 252 (17.94%) ASP.NET Web API
8 245 (17.44%) Web Services
9 211 (15.02%) jQuery
10 191 (13.59%) XML
11 183 (13.02%) RESTful
12 180 (12.81%) Node.js
13 157 (11.17%) HTML5
14 153 (10.89%) .NET Framework
15 152 (10.82%) WCF
16 150 (10.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 127 (9.04%) Spring
18 122 (8.68%) REST
19 105 (7.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 95 (6.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 174 (12.38%) Computer Science
2 104 (7.40%) Analytical Skills
3 100 (7.12%) Greenfield Project
4 98 (6.98%) Mobile App
5 91 (6.48%) User Experience
6 44 (3.13%) Fintech
7 36 (2.56%) Algorithms
8 34 (2.42%) Social Media
9 30 (2.14%) Robotics
10 26 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
11 23 (1.64%) Social Network
12 22 (1.57%) BBC
12 22 (1.57%) iPhone
13 18 (1.28%) Acoustics
14 16 (1.14%) Media Streaming
15 11 (0.78%) Spread Betting
15 11 (0.78%) Virtual Team
16 9 (0.64%) Tandem
17 8 (0.57%) Driving Licence
17 8 (0.57%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 108 (7.69%) Windows
2 86 (6.12%) Linux
3 52 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 39 (2.78%) Android
5 32 (2.28%) Unix
5 32 (2.28%) Windows Server
6 15 (1.07%) CoreOS
7 6 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.28%) HPUX
8 4 (0.28%) Solaris
8 4 (0.28%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.28%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.21%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.14%) CentOS
11 1 (0.071%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 646 (45.98%) Agile Software Development
2 512 (36.44%) MVC
3 329 (23.42%) TDD
4 263 (18.72%) OO
5 201 (14.31%) Scrum
6 183 (13.02%) Web Application Development
7 175 (12.46%) Software Engineering
8 169 (12.03%) Web Development
9 168 (11.96%) BDD
10 143 (10.18%) SDLC
11 112 (7.97%) Business Intelligence
12 107 (7.62%) Unit Testing
13 104 (7.40%) Mathematics
14 95 (6.76%) CRM
15 90 (6.41%) OOP
16 79 (5.62%) Dependency Injection
17 72 (5.12%) SOA
18 61 (4.34%) Continuous Integration
18 61 (4.34%) Open Source
19 59 (4.20%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 728 (51.81%) C#
2 585 (41.64%) JavaScript
3 488 (34.73%) SQL
4 380 (27.05%) Java
5 133 (9.47%) Ruby
6 105 (7.47%) PHP
7 103 (7.33%) TypeScript
8 99 (7.05%) Python
9 84 (5.98%) T-SQL
10 64 (4.56%) C++
11 56 (3.99%) PowerShell
11 56 (3.99%) VB.NET
12 48 (3.42%) VBA
13 36 (2.56%) PL/SQL
14 35 (2.49%) VB
15 32 (2.28%) C
16 31 (2.21%) ES6
17 27 (1.92%) Scala
18 23 (1.64%) Apple Swift
18 23 (1.64%) VB6
Qualifications
1 201 (14.31%) Degree
2 106 (7.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 28 (1.99%) Security Cleared
4 23 (1.64%) SC Cleared
5 11 (0.78%) PhD
6 9 (0.64%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (0.21%) HND
8 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.071%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (2.92%) QA
2 8 (0.57%) SLA
3 3 (0.21%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.071%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 26 (1.85%) Docker
2 5 (0.36%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.21%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (1.92%) Consul
2 18 (1.28%) Ansible
3 17 (1.21%) Graphite
4 11 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (0.71%) Puppet
6 4 (0.28%) HockeyApp
6 4 (0.28%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 2 (0.14%) MOM
8 1 (0.071%) Grafana
8 1 (0.071%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.071%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.071%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.071%) WMI
Vendors
1 206 (14.66%) Microsoft
2 129 (9.18%) Oracle
3 62 (4.41%) Google
4 37 (2.63%) Apple
5 35 (2.49%) Salesforce.com
6 32 (2.28%) IBM
7 26 (1.85%) Tableau
8 25 (1.78%) Facebook
9 24 (1.71%) Cognos
10 23 (1.64%) SAP
11 22 (1.57%) Sony
11 22 (1.57%) Yahoo!
12 21 (1.49%) Xamarin
13 17 (1.21%) Sitecore
14 15 (1.07%) Citrix
14 15 (1.07%) TIBCO
15 14 (1.00%) Veeam
15 14 (1.00%) VMware
16 11 (0.78%) Adobe
17 10 (0.71%) Progress