The median annual salary for a Programmer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 121 144
Rank change year-on-year -4 +23  
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 21 27 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.00% 1.17% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 1.21% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 29
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  

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 2046 2224 2795
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 97.47% 96.19% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1755 1859 2222
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 22 June 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 22 June 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
Watford -7 8 £62,500 +31.57% 1
St Albans -1 2 £50,000 +5.26%
Welwyn Garden City -5 2 £40,500 +1.25%
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £43,750 -
Stevenage +12 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Hatfield -3 1 £55,000 -
Programmer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 31 (64.58%) C#
2 26 (54.17%) .NET
3 25 (52.08%) JavaScript
4 22 (45.83%) SQL Server
5 21 (43.75%) MVC
6 20 (41.67%) HTML
6 20 (41.67%) AngularJS
7 19 (39.58%) ASP.NET
8 18 (37.50%) Web Services
9 15 (31.25%) Software Engineering
10 14 (29.17%) Greenfield Project
11 12 (25.00%) SQL
11 12 (25.00%) Retail
12 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (22.92%) Java
13 10 (20.83%) .NET Framework
13 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (18.75%) REST
14 9 (18.75%) Sass
14 9 (18.75%) CSS
14 9 (18.75%) XML
14 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
15 8 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
15 8 (16.67%) Web Development
15 8 (16.67%) OOP
15 8 (16.67%) OO
16 7 (14.58%) TDD
16 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
16 7 (14.58%) Unit Testing

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 6 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (6.25%) CMS
2 3 (6.25%) Umbraco
3 2 (4.17%) JBoss
3 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.17%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.17%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.08%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) iBeacon
2 2 (4.17%) HTTP
3 1 (2.08%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.08%) DocumentDB
2 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (14.58%) Android Studio
2 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
3 6 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 6 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (12.50%) SpecFlow
4 5 (10.42%) Grunt
4 5 (10.42%) Subversion
5 3 (6.25%) Selenium
6 2 (4.17%) Bower
6 2 (4.17%) Gradle
6 2 (4.17%) gulp
General
1 12 (25.00%) Retail
2 5 (10.42%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (54.17%) .NET
2 20 (41.67%) AngularJS
2 20 (41.67%) HTML
3 19 (39.58%) ASP.NET
4 18 (37.50%) Web Services
5 10 (20.83%) .NET Framework
5 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (18.75%) CSS
6 9 (18.75%) REST
6 9 (18.75%) Sass
6 9 (18.75%) XML
7 6 (12.50%) CSS3
7 6 (12.50%) HTML5
7 6 (12.50%) jQuery
7 6 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (12.50%) Node.js
7 6 (12.50%) React
8 5 (10.42%) Classic ASP
9 4 (8.33%) WCF
9 4 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (12.50%) User Experience
3 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.42%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.25%) Spread Betting
5 1 (2.08%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Android
2 4 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (43.75%) MVC
2 15 (31.25%) Software Engineering
3 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
5 8 (16.67%) OO
5 8 (16.67%) OOP
5 8 (16.67%) Web Development
6 7 (14.58%) Android Development
6 7 (14.58%) Mobile Development
6 7 (14.58%) TDD
6 7 (14.58%) Unit Testing
7 6 (12.50%) Push Notifications
7 6 (12.50%) Scrum
7 6 (12.50%) Software Architecture
8 5 (10.42%) Analytics
8 5 (10.42%) Business Transformation
9 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (6.25%) Test Automation
9 3 (6.25%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (64.58%) C#
2 25 (52.08%) JavaScript
3 12 (25.00%) SQL
4 11 (22.92%) Java
5 6 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 4 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 4 (8.33%) VB.NET
7 3 (6.25%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.08%) C++
8 1 (2.08%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.08%) PHP
8 1 (2.08%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle
1 5 (10.42%) Retek
1 5 (10.42%) Xamarin
2 1 (2.08%) SAP
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