Period
to 19 April 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in St Albans during the 6 months to 19 April 2019.

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
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 62 247 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 34.07% 58.53% 62.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.03% 59.95% 64.29%
Number of salaries quoted 62 240 265
St Albans median annual salary £51,250 £52,500 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.38% -0.94% +6.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £76,250 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% +8.70% +2.22%

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 177 412 350
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.25% 97.63% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 172 386 316
St Albans median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% - +10.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 19 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Developer in St Albans

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

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, 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 42 (67.74%) JavaScript
2 38 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (59.68%) AngularJS
4 35 (56.45%) C#
5 33 (53.23%) .NET
6 31 (50.00%) CSS
7 28 (45.16%) TDD
8 25 (40.32%) Microsoft Azure
9 23 (37.10%) Amazon AWS
10 22 (35.48%) HTML
10 22 (35.48%) React
11 21 (33.87%) SQL
12 20 (32.26%) Git (software)
12 20 (32.26%) Continuous Delivery
13 19 (30.65%) User Experience
14 18 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (29.03%) BDD
15 16 (25.81%) Java
16 15 (24.19%) Python
16 15 (24.19%) MVC
16 15 (24.19%) Scrum
16 15 (24.19%) TypeScript
16 15 (24.19%) Front End Development
17 14 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 14 (22.58%) .NET Framework
18 13 (20.97%) SQL Server
19 11 (17.74%) Jenkins
20 10 (16.13%) Angular 2
20 10 (16.13%) D3.js
20 10 (16.13%) Tableau

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 10 (16.13%) Confluence
2 5 (8.06%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.61%) Apache
3 1 (1.61%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 25 (40.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (37.10%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.45%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.61%) Google App Engine
4 1 (1.61%) Google Play
4 1 (1.61%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (20.97%) SQL Server
3 10 (16.13%) QlikView
4 6 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (6.45%) Redis
5 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.23%) MySQL
7 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (32.26%) Git (software)
2 11 (17.74%) Jenkins
3 10 (16.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 10 (16.13%) JIRA
3 10 (16.13%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.23%) CMake
4 2 (3.23%) Maven
5 1 (1.61%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.61%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.61%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (1.61%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.61%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.61%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (16.13%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Back Office
3 2 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (59.68%) AngularJS
2 33 (53.23%) .NET
3 31 (50.00%) CSS
4 22 (35.48%) HTML
4 22 (35.48%) React
5 14 (22.58%) .NET Framework
6 10 (16.13%) Angular 2
6 10 (16.13%) D3.js
6 10 (16.13%) RESTful
6 10 (16.13%) Web Services
7 8 (12.90%) Redux
7 8 (12.90%) Velocity
8 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET
9 5 (8.06%) Node.js
9 5 (8.06%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (6.45%) Akka
10 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (6.45%) Entity Framework
10 4 (6.45%) Play Framework
11 3 (4.84%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.65%) User Experience
2 9 (14.52%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (12.90%) Robotics
4 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.06%) Windows
2 4 (6.45%) CoreOS
3 1 (1.61%) Android
3 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (45.16%) TDD
3 20 (32.26%) Continuous Delivery
4 18 (29.03%) BDD
4 18 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (24.19%) Front End Development
5 15 (24.19%) MVC
5 15 (24.19%) Scrum
6 10 (16.13%) Data Visualisation
6 10 (16.13%) Project Management
6 10 (16.13%) Unit Testing
6 10 (16.13%) Visualisation
7 9 (14.52%) Computer Science
8 8 (12.90%) CRM
9 7 (11.29%) OO
10 6 (9.68%) Software Engineering
11 5 (8.06%) Mathematics
11 5 (8.06%) OOP
12 4 (6.45%) Problem-Solving
12 4 (6.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (67.74%) JavaScript
2 35 (56.45%) C#
3 21 (33.87%) SQL
4 16 (25.81%) Java
5 15 (24.19%) Python
5 15 (24.19%) TypeScript
6 4 (6.45%) Haskell
6 4 (6.45%) Scala
6 4 (6.45%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.84%) Ruby
8 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.23%) C
9 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Postgraduate
2 9 (14.52%) Computer Science Degree
2 9 (14.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) JTAG
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) Consul
1 4 (6.45%) Graphite
1 4 (6.45%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
1 10 (16.13%) Tableau
2 2 (3.23%) Google