Period
to 18 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in St Albans during the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

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

Developer
Hertfordshire > St Albans
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 158 181 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 52.15% 51.57% 62.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 56.03% 53.55% 63.68%
Number of salaries quoted 158 179 301
St Albans median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in St Albans. 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
St Albans
Permanent vacancies in St Albans with a recognized job title 282 338 402
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.07% 96.30% 98.53%
Number of salaries quoted 250 291 372
St Albans median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in St Albans

Developer
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Salary trend for Developer in St Albans

Developer
Salary Histogram in St Albans

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in St Albans over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in St Albans

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the St Albans region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 122 (77.22%) C#
1 122 (77.22%) .NET
2 92 (58.23%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (46.20%) SQL Server
4 65 (41.14%) TDD
5 62 (39.24%) Microsoft Azure
5 62 (39.24%) JavaScript
6 57 (36.08%) AngularJS
7 53 (33.54%) HTML
8 50 (31.65%) CSS
9 49 (31.01%) ASP.NET
10 45 (28.48%) MVC
11 41 (25.95%) SQL
12 38 (24.05%) BDD
12 38 (24.05%) Degree
12 38 (24.05%) Web Application Development
13 37 (23.42%) Continuous Integration
14 36 (22.78%) ASP.NET MVC
15 33 (20.89%) Coaching
16 32 (20.25%) RabbitMQ
16 32 (20.25%) Computer Science Degree
16 32 (20.25%) Computer Science
16 32 (20.25%) Scrum
17 31 (19.62%) User Experience
17 31 (19.62%) DevOps
18 30 (18.99%) Redis
18 30 (18.99%) Greenfield Project
19 29 (18.35%) Web Development
19 29 (18.35%) Mathematics
20 28 (17.72%) SQL Server 2016

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans 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 25 (15.82%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (2.53%) IIS
3 3 (1.90%) Apache
3 3 (1.90%) NServiceBus
4 2 (1.27%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 62 (39.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (17.09%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.16%) Office 365
4 3 (1.90%) Google App Engine
4 3 (1.90%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.63%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.90%) HTTP
1 3 (1.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (46.20%) SQL Server
2 30 (18.99%) Redis
3 28 (17.72%) SQL Server 2016
4 11 (6.96%) MongoDB
4 11 (6.96%) RavenDB
5 5 (3.16%) Big Data
5 5 (3.16%) Power BI
5 5 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.53%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.53%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.27%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.63%) MySQL
8 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (17.09%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (4.43%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.63%) Android Studio
4 1 (0.63%) CMake
4 1 (0.63%) Maven
General
1 24 (15.19%) Back Office
2 17 (10.76%) Advertising
2 17 (10.76%) Marketing
3 15 (9.49%) Finance
4 2 (1.27%) Retail
5 1 (0.63%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (77.22%) .NET
2 57 (36.08%) AngularJS
3 53 (33.54%) HTML
4 50 (31.65%) CSS
5 49 (31.01%) ASP.NET
6 36 (22.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 32 (20.25%) RabbitMQ
8 28 (17.72%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 23 (14.56%) Apache Flex
10 22 (13.92%) ASP.NET Web API
10 22 (13.92%) React
11 21 (13.29%) HTML5
12 20 (12.66%) Velocity
13 19 (12.03%) CSS3
14 18 (11.39%) RESTful
15 17 (10.76%) .NET Core
16 16 (10.13%) Kafka
17 13 (8.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 11 (6.96%) .NET Framework
19 7 (4.43%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.62%) User Experience
2 30 (18.99%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (7.59%) Fintech
4 8 (5.06%) Robotics
5 7 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.63%) Android
1 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.63%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (58.23%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (41.14%) TDD
3 45 (28.48%) MVC
4 38 (24.05%) BDD
4 38 (24.05%) Web Application Development
5 37 (23.42%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (20.89%) Coaching
7 32 (20.25%) Computer Science
7 32 (20.25%) Scrum
8 31 (19.62%) DevOps
9 29 (18.35%) Mathematics
9 29 (18.35%) Web Development
10 25 (15.82%) SOLID
11 22 (13.92%) Continuous Delivery
12 20 (12.66%) CRM
13 18 (11.39%) Front End Development
14 17 (10.76%) Dependency Injection
14 17 (10.76%) Multithreading
15 16 (10.13%) Microservices
16 13 (8.23%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 122 (77.22%) C#
2 62 (39.24%) JavaScript
3 41 (25.95%) SQL
4 15 (9.49%) TypeScript
5 7 (4.43%) Java
6 5 (3.16%) Python
6 5 (3.16%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.27%) ABAP
8 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.63%) C
8 1 (0.63%) Haskell
8 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 38 (24.05%) Degree
2 32 (20.25%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.63%) JTAG
1 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 17 (10.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (15.82%) Graphite
2 17 (10.76%) Consul
3 11 (6.96%) Grafana
4 5 (3.16%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.63%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 17 (10.76%) Facebook
2 15 (9.49%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.53%) Google
4 2 (1.27%) Adobe
4 2 (1.27%) SAP