The median annual salary for an Applications Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Application Developer
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 - 65
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 3 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.55% - 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% - 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Median salary £45,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford. 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
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 526 475 532
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 97.23% 97.94% 99.44%
Number of salaries quoted 433 410 390
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,576 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford that featured Applications Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Developer in Watford

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Applications Developer in Watford

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Applications 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 Watford region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) CRM
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) CMS
2 3 (42.86%) Subversion
2 3 (42.86%) Content Management
2 3 (42.86%) Ajax
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) JSON
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) CSS3
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (42.86%) RESTful
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) MVVM
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Load Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery

Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 3 (42.86%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) Ajax
2 3 (42.86%) CSS3
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) JSON
2 3 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (42.86%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) FMCG
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Content Management
1 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (42.86%) CRM
1 3 (42.86%) MVVM
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Load Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Android Development
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft