Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1347 1181 1364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 31.01% 26.48% 25.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.05% 27.31% 26.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1268 1163 1404
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £62,350
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 4203 4325 5217
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.75% 96.97% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3577 3621 4282
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,500 £25,996
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +5 356 £52,500 +5.00% 15
St Albans 0 182 £50,000 - 5
Hatfield +18 131 £55,000 +4.76% 9
Hemel Hempstead +1 128 £47,500 +26.67% 12
Stevenage +11 68 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Borehamwood +2 60 £45,000 +20.00%
Bishop's Stortford 0 47 £36,250 +3.57% 5
Letchworth +5 42 £35,000 +4.48% 4
Welwyn Garden City -7 35 £47,500 +11.76% 5
Harpenden 0 28 £52,500 +19.32%
Hertford -3 28 £35,000 -17.65% 5
Waltham Cross +1 27 £35,000 -44.00% 3
Rickmansworth -1 26 £38,000 -15.56% 3
Radlett - 23 £40,000 -
Kings Langley 0 13 £32,500 -15.58%
Broxbourne +11 12 £45,000 -5.26%
Hitchin +3 12 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Hoddesdon +5 6 £30,000 -50.00% 1
Berkhamsted -1 5 £32,500 -15.58% 1
Baldock - 4 £27,250 -
Potters Bar -8 3 £45,000 -18.18%
Welwyn -9 3 £47,500 -
Cheshunt - 3 £45,000 -
Royston -3 1 £40,000 - 1
Tring -5 1 £27,500 -
Developer
East of England

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

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

1 693 (51.45%) C#
2 692 (51.37%) .NET
3 627 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
4 585 (43.43%) JavaScript
5 520 (38.60%) HTML
6 518 (38.46%) MVC
7 448 (33.26%) ASP.NET
8 447 (33.18%) CSS
9 438 (32.52%) SQL
10 391 (29.03%) SQL Server
11 336 (24.94%) ASP.NET MVC
12 317 (23.53%) Java
13 310 (23.01%) AngularJS
14 308 (22.87%) TDD
15 268 (19.90%) OO
16 262 (19.45%) ASP.NET Web API
17 240 (17.82%) Web Services
18 236 (17.52%) Git (software)
19 235 (17.45%) jQuery
20 203 (15.07%) Degree
21 200 (14.85%) XML
22 190 (14.11%) Computer Science
23 187 (13.88%) Scrum
23 187 (13.88%) Node.js
24 182 (13.51%) Microsoft
24 182 (13.51%) WCF
25 180 (13.36%) RESTful
26 179 (13.29%) Web Development
27 177 (13.14%) BDD
28 176 (13.07%) Software Engineering

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 65 (4.83%) Tomcat
2 53 (3.93%) Apache
3 52 (3.86%) CMS
4 38 (2.82%) SharePoint
5 37 (2.75%) Umbraco
6 34 (2.52%) Elasticsearch
7 25 (1.86%) JBoss
8 23 (1.71%) IIS
8 23 (1.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 17 (1.26%) Drupal
9 17 (1.26%) WordPress
10 15 (1.11%) Confluence
11 13 (0.97%) MS Exchange
11 13 (0.97%) WebLogic
11 13 (0.97%) WebSphere
12 10 (0.74%) Oracle Service Bus
13 9 (0.67%) NServiceBus
14 8 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
15 5 (0.37%) Moodle
16 4 (0.30%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (1.63%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (0.82%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.22%) InDesign
4 3 (0.22%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 22 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.74%) Magento
3 7 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (0.52%) Oracle Retail
3 7 (0.52%) Payment Gateway
4 6 (0.45%) Maximo
5 4 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
6 3 (0.22%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.15%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 2 (0.15%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.074%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 110 (8.17%) Amazon AWS
2 94 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (2.75%) Office 365
4 27 (2.00%) Google Play
5 17 (1.26%) SaaS
6 15 (1.11%) Force.com
7 12 (0.89%) AWS Lambda
7 12 (0.89%) Serverless
8 9 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (0.59%) TestFlight
10 7 (0.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 6 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 3 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.22%) Azure Machine Learning
12 3 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
14 1 (0.074%) AdWords
14 1 (0.074%) GitHub
14 1 (0.074%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 33 (2.45%) HTTP
2 21 (1.56%) Firewall
3 18 (1.34%) Internet
4 16 (1.19%) DNS
5 11 (0.82%) iBeacon
5 11 (0.82%) Intranet
6 8 (0.59%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.45%) Broadband
7 6 (0.45%) Hyperconnected
8 5 (0.37%) VPN
9 2 (0.15%) VoIP
10 1 (0.074%) IMAP
10 1 (0.074%) Skype
10 1 (0.074%) SMS
10 1 (0.074%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 391 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 174 (12.92%) NoSQL
3 122 (9.06%) SQL Server 2016
4 89 (6.61%) MySQL
5 71 (5.27%) Redis
6 62 (4.60%) MongoDB
7 61 (4.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 57 (4.23%) SQL Server 2014
9 48 (3.56%) SQL Server 2012
10 46 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
11 41 (3.04%) Relational Database
12 40 (2.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 36 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 33 (2.45%) PostgreSQL
15 24 (1.78%) Oracle Database
15 24 (1.78%) Power BI
16 19 (1.41%) Spotfire
16 19 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
17 18 (1.34%) MS Access
18 15 (1.11%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 236 (17.52%) Git (software)
2 95 (7.05%) Visual Studio
3 72 (5.35%) NUnit
3 72 (5.35%) Subversion
4 63 (4.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 60 (4.45%) Jenkins
6 54 (4.01%) Selenium
7 44 (3.27%) Moq
8 41 (3.04%) Eclipse
9 39 (2.90%) JIRA
9 39 (2.90%) JUnit
10 37 (2.75%) LabVIEW
11 35 (2.60%) Maven
12 33 (2.45%) MSTest
13 29 (2.15%) Cucumber
14 27 (2.00%) Grunt
15 26 (1.93%) SpecFlow
16 25 (1.86%) Jasmine
17 18 (1.34%) Visual Studio Team System
17 18 (1.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 162 (12.03%) Finance
2 92 (6.83%) Retail
3 63 (4.68%) Telecoms
4 60 (4.45%) Games
5 42 (3.12%) Marketing
6 27 (2.00%) Legal
7 26 (1.93%) Advertising
8 18 (1.34%) Aerospace
9 16 (1.19%) Billing
10 15 (1.11%) Banking
11 10 (0.74%) Financial Institution
12 9 (0.67%) Multimedia
12 9 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (0.59%) Electronics
13 8 (0.59%) Publishing
14 4 (0.30%) Automotive
14 4 (0.30%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.15%) Back Office
15 2 (0.15%) Military
16 1 (0.074%) Czech Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 692 (51.37%) .NET
2 520 (38.60%) HTML
3 448 (33.26%) ASP.NET
4 447 (33.18%) CSS
5 336 (24.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 310 (23.01%) AngularJS
7 262 (19.45%) ASP.NET Web API
8 240 (17.82%) Web Services
9 235 (17.45%) jQuery
10 200 (14.85%) XML
11 187 (13.88%) Node.js
12 182 (13.51%) WCF
13 180 (13.36%) RESTful
14 149 (11.06%) HTML5
15 145 (10.76%) .NET Framework
16 143 (10.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 121 (8.98%) Spring
18 113 (8.39%) REST
19 105 (7.80%) JSON
19 105 (7.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 190 (14.11%) Computer Science
2 101 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 98 (7.28%) Mobile App
4 96 (7.13%) Greenfield Project
5 83 (6.16%) User Experience
6 43 (3.19%) Social Media
7 37 (2.75%) BBC
8 29 (2.15%) iPhone
9 28 (2.08%) Algorithms
10 24 (1.78%) Social Network
11 23 (1.71%) Fintech
12 22 (1.63%) Robotics
13 21 (1.56%) Acoustics
14 17 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
15 16 (1.19%) Video\Live Streaming
16 14 (1.04%) Spread Betting
17 11 (0.82%) Data Structures
17 11 (0.82%) Virtual Team
18 9 (0.67%) Tandem
19 8 (0.59%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 110 (8.17%) Windows
2 101 (7.50%) Linux
3 52 (3.86%) Android
4 46 (3.41%) Apple iOS
5 30 (2.23%) Windows Server
6 22 (1.63%) Unix
7 14 (1.04%) Mac OS X
8 9 (0.67%) CoreOS
8 9 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.52%) Windows 10
9 7 (0.52%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.22%) HPUX
10 3 (0.22%) Solaris
11 2 (0.15%) CentOS
11 2 (0.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 627 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
2 518 (38.46%) MVC
3 308 (22.87%) TDD
4 268 (19.90%) OO
5 187 (13.88%) Scrum
6 179 (13.29%) Web Development
7 177 (13.14%) BDD
8 176 (13.07%) Software Engineering
9 172 (12.77%) Web Application Development
10 125 (9.28%) SDLC
11 106 (7.87%) Unit Testing
12 95 (7.05%) Business Intelligence
13 92 (6.83%) Mathematics
14 82 (6.09%) E-Commerce
15 79 (5.86%) Dependency Injection
15 79 (5.86%) OOP
16 74 (5.49%) SOA
17 69 (5.12%) Multithreading
18 64 (4.75%) OOD
19 63 (4.68%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 693 (51.45%) C#
2 585 (43.43%) JavaScript
3 438 (32.52%) SQL
4 317 (23.53%) Java
5 132 (9.80%) Ruby
6 114 (8.46%) TypeScript
7 92 (6.83%) PHP
7 92 (6.83%) T-SQL
8 70 (5.20%) C++
9 69 (5.12%) Python
10 57 (4.23%) PowerShell
11 42 (3.12%) VB
12 38 (2.82%) PL/SQL
13 36 (2.67%) C
14 31 (2.30%) VBA
15 30 (2.23%) VB.NET
16 26 (1.93%) VB6
17 19 (1.41%) Objective-C
18 17 (1.26%) Apex Code
19 16 (1.19%) ES6
Qualifications
1 203 (15.07%) Degree
2 95 (7.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (1.04%) PhD
4 10 (0.74%) Security Cleared
5 8 (0.59%) HND
6 5 (0.37%) Numerate Degree
7 4 (0.30%) DBS Check
7 4 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (2.97%) QA
2 10 (0.74%) SLA
3 2 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (0.97%) Docker
2 8 (0.59%) Hyper-V
3 6 (0.45%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (1.41%) Consul
2 15 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (0.97%) Puppet
4 12 (0.89%) Graphite
5 9 (0.67%) Ansible
6 4 (0.30%) Capistrano
6 4 (0.30%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.15%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.074%) Grafana
8 1 (0.074%) HockeyApp
8 1 (0.074%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.074%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.074%) WMI
Vendors
1 182 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 116 (8.61%) Oracle
3 70 (5.20%) Google
4 43 (3.19%) Apple
5 31 (2.30%) Facebook
5 31 (2.30%) Sony
5 31 (2.30%) Yahoo!
6 30 (2.23%) Xamarin
7 27 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
8 26 (1.93%) IBM
9 23 (1.71%) Tableau
10 20 (1.48%) SAP
11 19 (1.41%) Cognos
12 18 (1.34%) Adobe
13 12 (0.89%) Sitecore
13 12 (0.89%) TIBCO
14 10 (0.74%) Progress
15 8 (0.59%) Ab Initio
16 7 (0.52%) Retek
16 7 (0.52%) Teradata