Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Programmer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in St Albans during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Programmer
Hertfordshire > St Albans
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 50 59
Rank change year-on-year -13 +9 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 7 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 2.10% 4.21% 4.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.16% 4.25% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 14
St Albans median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +33.33% +59.57%
10th Percentile £27,500 £43,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £50,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +25.00% -

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 324 400 294
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.01% 99.01% 98.66%
Number of salaries quoted 276 374 283
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% -

Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

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

Job vacancy trend for Programmer in St Albans

Programmer
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Salary trend for Programmer in St Albans

Programmer
Salary Histogram in St Albans

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Programmer in St Albans over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Programmer in St Albans

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (85.71%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (85.71%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
4 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
5 3 (42.86%) Web Development
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 3 (42.86%) CSS
5 3 (42.86%) HTML
5 3 (42.86%) React
6 2 (28.57%) Chocolatey
6 2 (28.57%) Microservices
6 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (28.57%) TypeScript
6 2 (28.57%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (28.57%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (28.57%) SpecFlow
6 2 (28.57%) MVC
6 2 (28.57%) Finance
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle
6 2 (28.57%) SQL

Programmer 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 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Chocolatey
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (28.57%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (28.57%) SpecFlow
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) React
5 2 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
6 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (28.57%) Spread Betting
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) Microservices
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) TypeScript
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle