Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hitchin during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Developer
Hertfordshire > Hitchin
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 4 2
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 14 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hitchin 46.67% 25.00% 39.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 58.33% 25.00% 40.54%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 59
Hitchin median annual salary £35,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.36% +37.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £28,250 £33,075 £32,500
90th Percentile £38,750 £57,500 £42,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hitchin. 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
Hitchin
Permanent vacancies in Hitchin with a recognized job title 24 20 37
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 80.00% 100.00% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 22
Hitchin median annual salary £35,000 £28,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.81% -28.75% -17.95%
10th Percentile £18,250 £26,750 £30,250
90th Percentile £39,250 £57,500 £52,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hitchin

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Hitchin

Developer
Salary Trend in Hitchin

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

Salary trend for Developer in Hitchin

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Hitchin region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
1 13 (92.86%) MVC
2 12 (85.71%) .NET Framework
2 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 12 (85.71%) Entity Framework
2 12 (85.71%) KnockoutJS
3 11 (78.57%) jQuery
3 11 (78.57%) C#
4 10 (71.43%) SQL
4 10 (71.43%) TypeScript
5 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
6 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
7 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
7 7 (50.00%) T-SQL
8 6 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (35.71%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (35.71%) Autofac
10 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (28.57%) Razor View Engine
10 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
11 3 (21.43%) CSS
11 3 (21.43%) HTML
11 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (21.43%) TDD
11 3 (21.43%) People Management
11 3 (21.43%) RESTful
11 3 (21.43%) Node.js
11 3 (21.43%) Web Development

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hitchin 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (14.29%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
1 12 (85.71%) .NET Framework
1 12 (85.71%) Entity Framework
1 12 (85.71%) KnockoutJS
2 11 (78.57%) jQuery
3 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
5 6 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (35.71%) Autofac
7 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
7 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (28.57%) Razor View Engine
8 3 (21.43%) CSS
8 3 (21.43%) HTML
8 3 (21.43%) Node.js
8 3 (21.43%) RESTful
9 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 2 (14.29%) Code First Entity Framework
9 2 (14.29%) WCF
10 1 (7.14%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) People Management
3 3 (21.43%) TDD
3 3 (21.43%) Web Development
4 2 (14.29%) BDD
4 2 (14.29%) Web Application Development
5 1 (7.14%) Coaching
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 11 (78.57%) C#
3 10 (71.43%) SQL
3 10 (71.43%) TypeScript
4 7 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (14.29%) Ruby
6 1 (7.14%) Java
6 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle