Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in Letchworth during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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

Developer
Hertfordshire > Letchworth
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 5 6
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 46 36 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Letchworth 44.23% 44.44% 24.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 47.42% 45.00% 24.44%
Number of salaries quoted 41 32 21
Letchworth median annual salary £34,000 £34,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.45% -13.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £25,000 £19,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £47,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Letchworth. 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
Letchworth
Permanent vacancies in Letchworth with a recognized job title 97 80 90
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.27% 98.77% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 85 67 79
Letchworth median annual salary £37,500 £33,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.94% -10.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,750 £23,250
90th Percentile £56,500 £48,750 £49,150
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Letchworth

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Letchworth

Developer
Salary Trend in Letchworth

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

Salary trend for Developer in Letchworth

Developer
Salary Histogram in Letchworth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Letchworth over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Letchworth

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Letchworth region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 41 (89.13%) C#
2 34 (73.91%) .NET
3 32 (69.57%) SQL
4 31 (67.39%) MVC
5 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (52.17%) TDD
6 24 (52.17%) Scrum
6 24 (52.17%) Unit Testing
6 24 (52.17%) AngularJS
7 19 (41.30%) ASP.NET Web API
7 19 (41.30%) JavaScript
8 18 (39.13%) ASP.NET
8 18 (39.13%) Microsoft
9 16 (34.78%) Web Application Development
10 13 (28.26%) HTML
11 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (21.74%) CSS
12 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
13 9 (19.57%) Finance
14 8 (17.39%) Oracle
14 8 (17.39%) jQuery
15 7 (15.22%) .NET Framework
15 7 (15.22%) Visual Studio
15 7 (15.22%) Entity Framework
16 6 (13.04%) Data Mapping
16 6 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
16 6 (13.04%) ATDD
16 6 (13.04%) Jasmine
16 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (13.04%) Protractor

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Letchworth 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 (6.52%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.35%) MySQL
3 2 (4.35%) SQLite
4 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Visual Studio
2 6 (13.04%) Jasmine
2 6 (13.04%) Protractor
2 6 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.52%) Eclipse
3 3 (6.52%) JUnit
3 3 (6.52%) PROIV
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Legal
3 3 (6.52%) Retail
4 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (73.91%) .NET
2 24 (52.17%) AngularJS
3 19 (41.30%) ASP.NET Web API
4 18 (39.13%) ASP.NET
5 13 (28.26%) HTML
6 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (21.74%) CSS
8 8 (17.39%) jQuery
9 7 (15.22%) .NET Framework
9 7 (15.22%) Entity Framework
10 5 (10.87%) XML
11 4 (8.70%) CSS3
11 4 (8.70%) HTML5
11 4 (8.70%) LESS
11 4 (8.70%) Sass
11 4 (8.70%) Semantic HTML
11 4 (8.70%) XHTML
12 3 (6.52%) Ajax
12 3 (6.52%) XSLT
13 2 (4.35%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
1 4 (8.70%) User Experience
2 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (67.39%) MVC
2 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (52.17%) Scrum
3 24 (52.17%) TDD
3 24 (52.17%) Unit Testing
4 16 (34.78%) Web Application Development
5 6 (13.04%) ATDD
5 6 (13.04%) Collaborative Working
5 6 (13.04%) Data Mapping
5 6 (13.04%) Web Development
6 4 (8.70%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 4 (8.70%) Front End Development
6 4 (8.70%) Workflow
7 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.35%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 41 (89.13%) C#
2 32 (69.57%) SQL
3 19 (41.30%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.04%) Java
5 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 18 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.39%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) DevExpress