The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 34 119 53
Rank change year-on-year +85 -66  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 138 42 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 6.25% 1.63% 5.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.50% 1.71% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 126 38 112
Median salary £60,000 £56,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

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 2122 2462 2319
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 96.15% 95.72% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1786 2034 1862
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%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Hertfordshire

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Hertfordshire

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Hertfordshire

Senior 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 Senior Developer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Watford +37 38 £62,500 -3.84% 3
St Albans +8 35 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Stevenage - 14 £55,000 -
Hatfield +31 7 £60,000 +14.28% 2
Hemel Hempstead +8 7 £55,000 +18.91% 1
Rickmansworth +3 5 £60,000 - 1
Harpenden -6 3 £57,500 - 1
Hitchin - 3 - -
Letchworth - 2 £45,000 -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £55,000 - 1
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 171 (61.51%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (53.96%) C#
3 140 (50.36%) .NET
4 131 (47.12%) ASP.NET
5 128 (46.04%) MVC
6 123 (44.24%) SQL
7 104 (37.41%) JavaScript
8 102 (36.69%) AngularJS
9 97 (34.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 94 (33.81%) HTML
11 91 (32.73%) Java
12 84 (30.22%) CSS
13 78 (28.06%) Oracle
14 74 (26.62%) Scrum
15 67 (24.10%) TDD
16 61 (21.94%) OO
17 58 (20.86%) SOA
18 56 (20.14%) XML
19 53 (19.06%) jQuery
20 51 (18.35%) Web Services
21 46 (16.55%) SQL Server
21 46 (16.55%) Git (software)
22 44 (15.83%) Spring
22 44 (15.83%) SharePoint
23 42 (15.11%) Finance
23 42 (15.11%) Subversion
23 42 (15.11%) Software Engineering
24 40 (14.39%) Continuous Deployment
24 40 (14.39%) KnockoutJS
25 39 (14.03%) Oracle SOA Suite

Senior Developer 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 44 (15.83%) SharePoint
2 39 (14.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 32 (11.51%) Oracle Service Bus
4 23 (8.27%) Elasticsearch
5 19 (6.83%) WebLogic
6 13 (4.68%) CMS
6 13 (4.68%) Umbraco
7 7 (2.52%) JBoss
8 6 (2.16%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (1.80%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.44%) Tomcat
11 3 (1.08%) Apache
12 2 (0.72%) WildFly
Applications
1 19 (6.83%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.80%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 37 (13.31%) Office 365
2 34 (12.23%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (6.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.80%) iBeacon
2 3 (1.08%) HTTP
2 3 (1.08%) SSL
2 3 (1.08%) Wireless
3 1 (0.36%) Broadband
3 1 (0.36%) Internet
3 1 (0.36%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (16.55%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.91%) Oracle Database
3 21 (7.55%) Redis
4 13 (4.68%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (4.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (4.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (3.96%) NoSQL
7 9 (3.24%) Relational Database
8 8 (2.88%) Big Data
9 7 (2.52%) MySQL
10 6 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.44%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.44%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.08%) MariaDB
12 3 (1.08%) Power BI
12 3 (1.08%) PowerPivot
12 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 46 (16.55%) Git (software)
2 42 (15.11%) Subversion
3 27 (9.71%) NUnit
4 20 (7.19%) Jasmine
4 20 (7.19%) MSTest
4 20 (7.19%) Selenium
4 20 (7.19%) TeamCity
5 19 (6.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (6.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 13 (4.68%) Octopus Deploy
7 10 (3.60%) JIRA
7 10 (3.60%) SpecFlow
8 9 (3.24%) Visual Studio Team System
9 7 (2.52%) Moq
9 7 (2.52%) ReSharper
10 6 (2.16%) Android Studio
11 4 (1.44%) Jenkins
11 4 (1.44%) JUnit
11 4 (1.44%) Visual Studio
12 3 (1.08%) Fiddler
General
1 42 (15.11%) Finance
2 20 (7.19%) Advertising
3 7 (2.52%) Retail
4 5 (1.80%) Banking
4 5 (1.80%) Games
5 3 (1.08%) Electronics
5 3 (1.08%) Legal
5 3 (1.08%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.72%) Marketing
7 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (50.36%) .NET
2 131 (47.12%) ASP.NET
3 102 (36.69%) AngularJS
4 97 (34.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 94 (33.81%) HTML
6 84 (30.22%) CSS
7 56 (20.14%) XML
8 53 (19.06%) jQuery
9 51 (18.35%) Web Services
10 44 (15.83%) Spring
11 40 (14.39%) KnockoutJS
12 39 (14.03%) ASP.NET Web API
13 35 (12.59%) Hibernate
13 35 (12.59%) HTML5
14 33 (11.87%) .NET Framework
15 31 (11.15%) RabbitMQ
16 30 (10.79%) Entity Framework
17 28 (10.07%) CSS3
17 28 (10.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 26 (9.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 37 (13.31%) Mobile App
2 34 (12.23%) Computer Science
3 28 (10.07%) User Experience
4 15 (5.40%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.24%) Smartphone
6 7 (2.52%) Social Media
6 7 (2.52%) Virtual Team
7 5 (1.80%) CMDB
7 5 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.08%) iPad
8 3 (1.08%) Robotics
8 3 (1.08%) Smart Home
9 2 (0.72%) Fintech
9 2 (0.72%) Life Science
10 1 (0.36%) Animation
10 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.36%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 38 (13.67%) Linux
2 30 (10.79%) Android
3 28 (10.07%) Windows
4 15 (5.40%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.80%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.44%) Unix
7 2 (0.72%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (61.51%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (46.04%) MVC
3 74 (26.62%) Scrum
4 67 (24.10%) TDD
5 61 (21.94%) OO
6 58 (20.86%) SOA
7 42 (15.11%) Software Engineering
8 40 (14.39%) Continuous Deployment
9 38 (13.67%) DevOps
9 38 (13.67%) Mobile Development
10 37 (13.31%) SDLC
11 36 (12.95%) Mobile Application Development
12 33 (11.87%) Continuous Integration
12 33 (11.87%) SOLID
13 30 (10.79%) Multithreading
13 30 (10.79%) Open Source
14 29 (10.43%) OOP
15 26 (9.35%) Android Development
15 26 (9.35%) Unit Testing
16 25 (8.99%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 150 (53.96%) C#
2 123 (44.24%) SQL
3 104 (37.41%) JavaScript
4 91 (32.73%) Java
5 28 (10.07%) TypeScript
6 25 (8.99%) T-SQL
7 19 (6.83%) PL/SQL
8 13 (4.68%) Scala
9 11 (3.96%) Objective-C
10 6 (2.16%) Ruby
11 5 (1.80%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.44%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.08%) C++
13 3 (1.08%) PHP
13 3 (1.08%) Python
13 3 (1.08%) VBA
14 2 (0.72%) Erlang
14 2 (0.72%) VB
14 2 (0.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (13.31%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.44%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) SLA
Systems Management
1 13 (4.68%) Grafana
1 13 (4.68%) Graphite
2 9 (3.24%) Puppet
3 3 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.72%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.36%) Ansible
Vendors
1 78 (28.06%) Oracle
2 28 (10.07%) Microsoft
3 23 (8.27%) Xamarin
4 19 (6.83%) Salesforce.com
4 19 (6.83%) Sitecore
5 6 (2.16%) hybris
6 5 (1.80%) BMC
6 5 (1.80%) Remedy
7 3 (1.08%) Teradata
8 1 (0.36%) Zend
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 55k + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + £70,000 + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
MaxAd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £75,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield
Ocado Technology
Salary: competitive salary
Posted: 14 days ago