Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in St Albans during the 6 months to 24 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 > St Albans
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 180 257 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 53.41% 64.25% 66.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 55.21% 65.06% 67.57%
Number of salaries quoted 181 294 191
St Albans median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,350 £72,500
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 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 326 395 296
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.74% 98.75% 98.67%
Number of salaries quoted 279 368 285
St Albans median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in St Albans

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 St Albans region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 120 (66.67%) C#
2 115 (63.89%) .NET
3 114 (63.33%) JavaScript
4 100 (55.56%) MVC
5 99 (55.00%) HTML
6 89 (49.44%) CSS
7 87 (48.33%) ASP.NET
8 79 (43.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 69 (38.33%) RabbitMQ
9 69 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
10 67 (37.22%) AngularJS
11 56 (31.11%) TDD
12 55 (30.56%) SQL Server
13 53 (29.44%) ASP.NET Web API
14 51 (28.33%) Redis
14 51 (28.33%) Git (software)
15 50 (27.78%) NoSQL
15 50 (27.78%) Web Development
16 44 (24.44%) Mathematics
17 43 (23.89%) OO
18 42 (23.33%) BDD
18 42 (23.33%) TypeScript
19 37 (20.56%) WCF
19 37 (20.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 36 (20.00%) Web Application Development
21 35 (19.44%) Node.js
22 34 (18.89%) SQL
23 32 (17.78%) Elasticsearch
24 30 (16.67%) SignalR
24 30 (16.67%) Facebook

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 32 (17.78%) Elasticsearch
2 25 (13.89%) CMS
2 25 (13.89%) Umbraco
3 9 (5.00%) NServiceBus
4 6 (3.33%) IIS
5 5 (2.78%) Moodle
6 1 (0.56%) Apache
6 1 (0.56%) Drupal
6 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 23 (12.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.78%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (2.78%) Serverless
4 2 (1.11%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.78%) HTTP
1 5 (2.78%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.56%) DNS
2 1 (0.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 51 (28.33%) Redis
3 50 (27.78%) NoSQL
4 30 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
5 17 (9.44%) Spotfire
6 6 (3.33%) MySQL
7 5 (2.78%) QlikView
8 3 (1.67%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.11%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.56%) Big Data
10 1 (0.56%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.56%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 51 (28.33%) Git (software)
2 14 (7.78%) Grunt
2 14 (7.78%) Selenium
3 12 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 7 (3.89%) Chocolatey
4 7 (3.89%) NUnit
4 7 (3.89%) SpecFlow
4 7 (3.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (3.33%) TeamCity
6 4 (2.22%) JIRA
6 4 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (1.67%) Ant
7 3 (1.67%) Gradle
7 3 (1.67%) Maven
8 2 (1.11%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.11%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.11%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.11%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
General
1 21 (11.67%) Retail
2 10 (5.56%) Finance
2 10 (5.56%) Marketing
3 5 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (2.78%) Publishing
4 4 (2.22%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (63.89%) .NET
2 99 (55.00%) HTML
3 89 (49.44%) CSS
4 87 (48.33%) ASP.NET
5 79 (43.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 69 (38.33%) RabbitMQ
7 67 (37.22%) AngularJS
8 53 (29.44%) ASP.NET Web API
9 37 (20.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 37 (20.56%) WCF
10 35 (19.44%) Node.js
11 30 (16.67%) RESTful
11 30 (16.67%) SignalR
12 25 (13.89%) Web Services
13 23 (12.78%) jQuery
14 20 (11.11%) Kafka
14 20 (11.11%) React
15 19 (10.56%) Sass
16 15 (8.33%) Apache Cordova
17 12 (6.67%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.67%) BBC
1 30 (16.67%) Social Media
2 23 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 13 (7.22%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.78%) Algorithms
5 5 (2.78%) e-Learning
5 5 (2.78%) Graphic Design
5 5 (2.78%) Learning Management System
5 5 (2.78%) User Experience
5 5 (2.78%) VLE
6 4 (2.22%) Spread Betting
7 3 (1.67%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.11%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.56%) iPhone
9 1 (0.56%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.33%) Apple iOS
1 6 (3.33%) Linux
1 6 (3.33%) Windows
2 1 (0.56%) Android
2 1 (0.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (55.56%) MVC
2 69 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (31.11%) TDD
4 50 (27.78%) Web Development
5 44 (24.44%) Mathematics
6 43 (23.89%) OO
7 42 (23.33%) BDD
8 36 (20.00%) Web Application Development
9 27 (15.00%) Software Engineering
10 22 (12.22%) CQRS
11 20 (11.11%) DevOps
12 19 (10.56%) Multithreading
13 17 (9.44%) Visualisation
14 14 (7.78%) Market Research
14 14 (7.78%) Physics
15 13 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (7.22%) Mentoring
16 10 (5.56%) Analytics
16 10 (5.56%) OOP
17 9 (5.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 120 (66.67%) C#
2 114 (63.33%) JavaScript
3 42 (23.33%) TypeScript
4 34 (18.89%) SQL
5 30 (16.67%) Ruby
6 13 (7.22%) PowerShell
7 12 (6.67%) Java
8 6 (3.33%) Apple Swift
8 6 (3.33%) PHP
8 6 (3.33%) Python
9 5 (2.78%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.22%) Go
11 3 (1.67%) Rust
12 1 (0.56%) C
12 1 (0.56%) ES6
12 1 (0.56%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (7.22%) Degree
2 1 (0.56%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (10.56%) Consul
2 12 (6.67%) Graphite
3 10 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.67%) Ansible
4 3 (1.67%) Puppet
5 1 (0.56%) Grafana
5 1 (0.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 30 (16.67%) Apple
1 30 (16.67%) Facebook
1 30 (16.67%) Google
1 30 (16.67%) Sony
1 30 (16.67%) Yahoo!
2 16 (8.89%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.89%) Tableau
3 9 (5.00%) TIBCO
4 8 (4.44%) Oracle
5 2 (1.11%) New Relic
6 1 (0.56%) Concur