Period
to 17 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Programmer was £50,750 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

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

Programmer
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 145 146
Rank change year-on-year -24 +1 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 41 63 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.98% 1.42% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 1.47% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 36 59 95
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,750 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.50% +25.00% +9.59%
10th Percentile £28,125 £30,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,250 £49,200
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -

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 4067 4298 5347
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.81% 96.76% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3477 3576 4362
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Programmer in Hertfordshire

Programmer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Programmer in Hertfordshire

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Programmer in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Programmer in Hertfordshire

Programmer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 October 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 15 £51,500 +5.64%
St Albans +2 8 £42,500 -15.00%
Hatfield +3 6 £55,000 -
Stevenage -4 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Hitchin - 2 £60,000 -
Welwyn Garden City -6 1 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Bishop's Stortford -8 1 £32,500 -40.91%
Berkhamsted - 1 £14,400 -
Letchworth - 1 £42,500 - 1
Programmer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 19 (46.34%) C#
1 19 (46.34%) .NET
1 19 (46.34%) SQL Server
2 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
3 16 (39.02%) SQL
4 12 (29.27%) HTML
4 12 (29.27%) Web Services
5 10 (24.39%) Software Engineering
5 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
5 10 (24.39%) XML
5 10 (24.39%) Java
5 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET
6 9 (21.95%) T-SQL
6 9 (21.95%) MVC
6 9 (21.95%) AngularJS
7 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (19.51%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (17.07%) Web Development
8 7 (17.07%) JSON
8 7 (17.07%) HTTP
8 7 (17.07%) CSS
8 7 (17.07%) Oracle
9 6 (14.63%) XSLT
9 6 (14.63%) SAP
9 6 (14.63%) SOAP
9 6 (14.63%) XQuery
9 6 (14.63%) Middleware
9 6 (14.63%) Problem Management
9 6 (14.63%) Data Mapping
9 6 (14.63%) Android Development

Programmer 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 3 (7.32%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.88%) SAS
3 1 (2.44%) JBoss
3 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Remedy ITSM
1 4 (9.76%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.88%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (4.88%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) HTTP
2 5 (12.20%) FTP
2 5 (12.20%) SSL
3 2 (4.88%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (46.34%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) Redis
3 1 (2.44%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
1 4 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.32%) Android Studio
2 3 (7.32%) Chocolatey
2 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.32%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (7.32%) SpecFlow
3 2 (4.88%) Subversion
4 1 (2.44%) Bower
4 1 (2.44%) Gradle
4 1 (2.44%) Grunt
4 1 (2.44%) gulp
General
1 5 (12.20%) Retail
2 4 (9.76%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.44%) Military
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (46.34%) .NET
2 12 (29.27%) HTML
2 12 (29.27%) Web Services
3 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET
3 10 (24.39%) XML
4 9 (21.95%) AngularJS
5 7 (17.07%) CSS
5 7 (17.07%) JSON
6 6 (14.63%) Middleware
6 6 (14.63%) RabbitMQ
6 6 (14.63%) React
6 6 (14.63%) SAP PI
6 6 (14.63%) SOAP
6 6 (14.63%) XSLT
7 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (12.20%) cXML
7 5 (12.20%) EDIFACT
7 5 (12.20%) IDoc
7 5 (12.20%) JDBC
7 5 (12.20%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.76%) Virtual Team
3 2 (4.88%) AS400
3 2 (4.88%) Spread Betting
3 2 (4.88%) User Experience
4 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Android
2 5 (12.20%) Unix
3 2 (4.88%) Windows
4 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Software Engineering
2 9 (21.95%) MVC
3 7 (17.07%) Web Development
4 6 (14.63%) Android Development
4 6 (14.63%) Data Mapping
4 6 (14.63%) Problem Management
5 5 (12.20%) B2B
6 4 (9.76%) Business Transformation
6 4 (9.76%) ETL
6 4 (9.76%) ITIL
6 4 (9.76%) ITSM
7 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.32%) Logistics
7 3 (7.32%) Mobile Development
7 3 (7.32%) OO
7 3 (7.32%) OOP
7 3 (7.32%) TDD
7 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.88%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) C#
2 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
3 16 (39.02%) SQL
4 10 (24.39%) Java
5 9 (21.95%) T-SQL
6 6 (14.63%) XQuery
7 5 (12.20%) PL/SQL
7 5 (12.20%) Shell Script
8 4 (9.76%) XPath
9 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
10 2 (4.88%) RPG
10 2 (4.88%) RPG IV
10 2 (4.88%) TypeScript
11 1 (2.44%) C++
11 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
11 1 (2.44%) R
11 1 (2.44%) RPG/400
11 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) RosettaNet
2 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.07%) Oracle
3 6 (14.63%) SAP
4 4 (9.76%) Remedy
5 2 (4.88%) Google
6 1 (2.44%) DevExpress
6 1 (2.44%) Xamarin