The median annual salary for a Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Royston 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
Developer
Hertfordshire / Royston
Rank 4 13 1
Rank change year-on-year +9 -12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 3 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Royston 15.00% 8.11% 38.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.00% 10.00% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 10
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Royston. 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
Royston
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 20 30 26
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Royston 100.00% 81.08% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 23 24
Median salary £65,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.44% +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £43,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Royston

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Royston

Developer
Salary Trend in Royston

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

Salary trend for Developer in Royston

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Royston

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Royston region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 12 (92.31%) HTML
1 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
1 12 (92.31%) CSS
2 7 (53.85%) jQuery
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) Java
4 5 (38.46%) JUnit
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) Eclipse
4 5 (38.46%) Scrum
4 5 (38.46%) e-Learning
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) Spring
4 5 (38.46%) SDLC
5 4 (30.77%) HTML5
5 4 (30.77%) C#
5 4 (30.77%) .NET
6 3 (23.08%) PHP
6 3 (23.08%) MVC
6 3 (23.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
6 3 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (23.08%) DocumentDB
6 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (23.08%) Web Development
6 3 (23.08%) WordPress
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
6 3 (23.08%) CSS3

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Royston 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 (23.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Photoshop
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (23.08%) DocumentDB
1 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Eclipse
1 5 (38.46%) JUnit
General
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) CSS
1 12 (92.31%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) jQuery
3 5 (38.46%) Spring
4 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) HTML5
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (23.08%) CSS3
6 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) e-Learning
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (38.46%) Scrum
1 5 (38.46%) SDLC
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (23.08%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) Web Development
3 2 (15.38%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 2 (15.38%) OO
3 2 (15.38%) OO PHP
3 2 (15.38%) Time Management
3 2 (15.38%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Web Accessibility
4 1 (7.69%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) C#
5 3 (23.08%) PHP
6 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe
1 1 (7.69%) Wonderware