The median annual salary for a Programmer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programmer
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 115 124 112
Rank change year-on-year +9 -12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 28 32 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.27% 1.24% 1.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.30% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 27 18 38
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2115 2462 2236
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 96.18% 95.72% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1780 2030 1797
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire that featured Programmer in the job title.

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 3 months to 24 March 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
St Albans -2 10 £51,250 +20.58% 1
Watford - 9 £60,000 -
Bishop's Stortford - 3 £55,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £35,000 - 1
Stevenage -7 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Royston - 1 £40,000 -
Programmer
East of England

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 39 (61.90%) C#
2 33 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 31 (49.21%) AngularJS
4 30 (47.62%) .NET
5 27 (42.86%) MVC
6 24 (38.10%) ASP.NET
7 21 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 21 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (26.98%) HTML
9 16 (25.40%) Software Engineering
9 16 (25.40%) Web Development
9 16 (25.40%) Sass
10 14 (22.22%) SQL
11 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (20.63%) Retail
12 12 (19.05%) Finance
13 11 (17.46%) CSS
13 11 (17.46%) Grunt
14 10 (15.87%) TypeScript
14 10 (15.87%) Performance Tuning
14 10 (15.87%) SignalR
14 10 (15.87%) HTML5
14 10 (15.87%) CSS3
14 10 (15.87%) WebSockets
14 10 (15.87%) Microsoft Azure
14 10 (15.87%) Umbraco
14 10 (15.87%) Spread Betting
14 10 (15.87%) Selenium
14 10 (15.87%) Load Testing
14 10 (15.87%) Web Testing

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related 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 10 (15.87%) CMS
1 10 (15.87%) Umbraco
2 7 (11.11%) Apache
3 6 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.59%) JBoss
4 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (7.94%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (3.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.70%) Ethernet
2 6 (9.52%) RS-232
2 6 (9.52%) Wireshark
3 4 (6.35%) iBeacon
4 1 (1.59%) HTTP
4 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (4.76%) DocumentDB
2 3 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.59%) Big Data
3 1 (1.59%) DB2
3 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (17.46%) Grunt
2 10 (15.87%) Selenium
3 9 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (9.52%) Git (software)
4 6 (9.52%) Jenkins
4 6 (9.52%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (9.52%) SpecFlow
5 4 (6.35%) Android Studio
6 3 (4.76%) Subversion
7 1 (1.59%) Bower
7 1 (1.59%) Gradle
7 1 (1.59%) gulp
General
1 13 (20.63%) Retail
2 12 (19.05%) Finance
3 5 (7.94%) Marketing
4 3 (4.76%) Games
5 2 (3.17%) Front Office
6 1 (1.59%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.59%) Electronics
6 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (49.21%) AngularJS
2 30 (47.62%) .NET
3 24 (38.10%) ASP.NET
4 21 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (26.98%) HTML
6 16 (25.40%) Sass
7 11 (17.46%) CSS
8 10 (15.87%) CSS3
8 10 (15.87%) HTML5
8 10 (15.87%) SignalR
8 10 (15.87%) WebSockets
9 9 (14.29%) Web Services
10 8 (12.70%) Node.js
10 8 (12.70%) React
11 6 (9.52%) Classic ASP
11 6 (9.52%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (9.52%) REST
11 6 (9.52%) XML
12 5 (7.94%) .NET Framework
13 4 (6.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Spread Betting
2 5 (7.94%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.35%) User Experience
4 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.59%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.59%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.11%) Linux
2 4 (6.35%) Android
3 3 (4.76%) Windows
4 1 (1.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.86%) MVC
2 16 (25.40%) Software Engineering
2 16 (25.40%) Web Development
3 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (15.87%) Load Testing
4 10 (15.87%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (15.87%) SEO
4 10 (15.87%) Web Testing
5 8 (12.70%) E-Commerce
6 7 (11.11%) Analytics
6 7 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 7 (11.11%) Multithreading
7 6 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (9.52%) Workflow
8 5 (7.94%) Scrum
8 5 (7.94%) TDD
9 4 (6.35%) OO
9 4 (6.35%) OOP
9 4 (6.35%) Software Architecture
9 4 (6.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (61.90%) C#
2 33 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 14 (22.22%) SQL
4 10 (15.87%) TypeScript
5 9 (14.29%) C++
6 8 (12.70%) Java
6 8 (12.70%) PHP
7 6 (9.52%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.76%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.76%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.17%) XQuery
10 1 (1.59%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.59%) C
10 1 (1.59%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (11.11%) Xamarin
2 6 (9.52%) Oracle
3 5 (7.94%) Retek
4 2 (3.17%) Blue Martini
4 2 (3.17%) BMC
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.17%) Remedy
4 2 (3.17%) SAP
5 1 (1.59%) EMC
5 1 (1.59%) hybris
5 1 (1.59%) Sybase
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