The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in St Albans 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
Senior Developer
Hertfordshire / St Albans
Rank 14 22 21
Rank change year-on-year +8 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 35 13 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 19.89% 13.40% 16.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.59% 13.40% 16.56%
Number of salaries quoted 35 13 25
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% -  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in St Albans. 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
St Albans
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 170 97 151
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in St Albans 96.59% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 155 89 142
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -13.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in St Albans that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in St Albans

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in St Albans

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in St Albans

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in St Albans over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in St Albans

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 55 (78.57%) C#
2 52 (74.29%) .NET
3 49 (70.00%) ASP.NET
4 47 (67.14%) MVC
5 46 (65.71%) AngularJS
6 39 (55.71%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (48.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 33 (47.14%) SQL
9 28 (40.00%) JavaScript
10 22 (31.43%) Scrum
10 22 (31.43%) SQL Server
10 22 (31.43%) Elasticsearch
11 20 (28.57%) TypeScript
11 20 (28.57%) RabbitMQ
11 20 (28.57%) TDD
12 19 (27.14%) Mathematics
13 18 (25.71%) T-SQL
14 17 (24.29%) Windows
14 17 (24.29%) .NET Framework
14 17 (24.29%) Entity Framework
15 15 (21.43%) PhoneGap
15 15 (21.43%) Redis
15 15 (21.43%) SignalR
15 15 (21.43%) Multithreading
16 14 (20.00%) Umbraco
16 14 (20.00%) WebSockets
16 14 (20.00%) Oracle
16 14 (20.00%) CMS
16 14 (20.00%) Grafana
16 14 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 22 (31.43%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (20.00%) CMS
2 14 (20.00%) Umbraco
3 6 (8.57%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.57%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (4.29%) Apache
5 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (8.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (31.43%) SQL Server
2 15 (21.43%) Redis
3 8 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (7.14%) Big Data
6 4 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (4.29%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (2.86%) MySQL
9 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (17.14%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (10.00%) ReSharper
2 7 (10.00%) TeamCity
3 4 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.86%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.43%) gulp
General
1 2 (2.86%) Finance
1 2 (2.86%) Games
1 2 (2.86%) Marketing
2 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (74.29%) .NET
2 49 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 46 (65.71%) AngularJS
4 34 (48.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (28.57%) RabbitMQ
6 17 (24.29%) .NET Framework
6 17 (24.29%) Entity Framework
7 15 (21.43%) PhoneGap
7 15 (21.43%) SignalR
8 14 (20.00%) WebSockets
9 9 (12.86%) jQuery
10 7 (10.00%) HTML
11 5 (7.14%) CSS
12 3 (4.29%) Akka
12 3 (4.29%) CSS3
12 3 (4.29%) HTML5
12 3 (4.29%) Kafka
12 3 (4.29%) React
12 3 (4.29%) Sass
12 3 (4.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.14%) CMDB
3 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.43%) Animation
4 1 (1.43%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 17 (24.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (67.14%) MVC
2 39 (55.71%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (31.43%) Scrum
4 20 (28.57%) TDD
5 19 (27.14%) Mathematics
6 15 (21.43%) Multithreading
7 14 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
8 13 (18.57%) High Availability
8 13 (18.57%) OO
9 10 (14.29%) OOP
9 10 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 9 (12.86%) Mentoring
10 9 (12.86%) Web Design
11 7 (10.00%) SDLC
11 7 (10.00%) SOLID
12 6 (8.57%) Web Application Development
13 5 (7.14%) Change Control
13 5 (7.14%) ITSM
14 3 (4.29%) Data Analysis
14 3 (4.29%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 55 (78.57%) C#
2 33 (47.14%) SQL
3 28 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 20 (28.57%) TypeScript
5 18 (25.71%) T-SQL
6 8 (11.43%) Java
7 7 (10.00%) Scala
8 2 (2.86%) C++
8 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.43%) PHP
9 1 (1.43%) Python
9 1 (1.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (20.00%) Grafana
1 14 (20.00%) Graphite
2 2 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (20.00%) Oracle
2 5 (7.14%) BMC
2 5 (7.14%) Remedy
3 1 (1.43%) Zend
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