The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 3 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 93 104 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 33.10% 38.66% 25.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 34.19% 38.81% 25.61%
Number of salaries quoted 81 102 71
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
Developer
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
272 268 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 96.80% 99.63% 98.28%
Number of salaries quoted 234 240 278
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Developer
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Bedford region.

Developer Salary Trend in Bedford

Developer
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Bedford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 109 (68.13%) C#
2 108 (67.50%) .NET
3 97 (60.63%) ASP.NET
4 93 (58.13%) SQL Server
5 87 (54.38%) JavaScript
6 84 (52.50%) jQuery
7 79 (49.38%) HTML
8 71 (44.38%) CSS
9 64 (40.00%) MVC
10 62 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
11 57 (35.63%) SQL
12 56 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 40 (25.00%) MS Excel
14 38 (23.75%) Windows
15 35 (21.88%) .NET Framework
15 35 (21.88%) WCF
16 33 (20.63%) Scrum
17 32 (20.00%) TDD
17 32 (20.00%) Microsoft
17 32 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
18 31 (19.38%) Web Development
18 31 (19.38%) Entity Framework
18 31 (19.38%) Visual Studio
19 27 (16.88%) WPF
19 27 (16.88%) Team Foundation Server
20 26 (16.25%) HTML5
21 25 (15.63%) Ajax
21 25 (15.63%) T-SQL
22 24 (15.00%) Degree
22 24 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (13.13%) SharePoint
2 15 (9.38%) Node.js
3 14 (8.75%) CMS
4 5 (3.13%) Umbraco
5 4 (2.50%) WordPress
6 3 (1.88%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 40 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.63%) MS Office
3 4 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (2.50%) Adobe After Effects
3 4 (2.50%) InDesign
3 4 (2.50%) Adobe Premiere
3 4 (2.50%) Acrobat
3 4 (2.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.00%) Office 365
3 5 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.88%) SaaS
5 1 (0.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.50%) DHCP
1 4 (2.50%) DNS
2 3 (1.88%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (58.13%) SQL Server
2 32 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (11.88%) Relational Database
5 10 (6.25%) MySQL
6 8 (5.00%) NoSQL
6 8 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
6 8 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.25%) MS Access
8 2 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.25%) FileMaker
8 2 (1.25%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 31 (19.38%) Visual Studio
2 27 (16.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 12 (7.50%) Moq
5 11 (6.88%) Rhino Mocks
6 10 (6.25%) Subversion
7 6 (3.75%) JIRA
8 5 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (3.13%) Bitbucket
9 4 (2.50%) MSTest
9 4 (2.50%) Grunt
9 4 (2.50%) NUnit
10 2 (1.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.63%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.63%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (8.13%) Back Office
2 10 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
2 10 (6.25%) Games
3 8 (5.00%) Advertising
4 6 (3.75%) Marketing
4 6 (3.75%) French Language
5 2 (1.25%) Retail
6 1 (0.63%) Finance
6 1 (0.63%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (67.50%) .NET
2 97 (60.63%) ASP.NET
3 84 (52.50%) jQuery
4 79 (49.38%) HTML
5 71 (44.38%) CSS
6 56 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 35 (21.88%) .NET Framework
7 35 (21.88%) WCF
8 31 (19.38%) Entity Framework
9 27 (16.88%) WPF
10 26 (16.25%) HTML5
11 25 (15.63%) Ajax
12 22 (13.75%) LINQ
13 20 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
14 19 (11.88%) Silverlight
14 19 (11.88%) Web Services
15 18 (11.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 17 (10.63%) WinForms
17 16 (10.00%) AngularJS
18 14 (8.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.38%) Computer Science
2 15 (9.38%) Mathematics
3 12 (7.50%) N-Tier
4 10 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.75%) Physics
6 6 (3.75%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.75%) AS400
7 5 (3.13%) User Experience
8 4 (2.50%) Data Centre
8 4 (2.50%) Xbox
9 2 (1.25%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (1.25%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.25%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.25%) Tandem
9 2 (1.25%) W3C
10 1 (0.63%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 38 (23.75%) Windows
2 3 (1.88%) UNIX
2 3 (1.88%) Linux
3 2 (1.25%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.25%) Android
3 2 (1.25%) OpenVMS
3 2 (1.25%) AIX
4 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (40.00%) MVC
2 62 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (20.63%) Scrum
4 32 (20.00%) TDD
5 31 (19.38%) Web Development
6 20 (12.50%) OO
7 18 (11.25%) CRM
8 17 (10.63%) Software Engineering
9 16 (10.00%) OOD
10 13 (8.13%) Multithreading
11 11 (6.88%) Web Application Development
12 9 (5.63%) BDD
13 6 (3.75%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (3.75%) Logistics
13 6 (3.75%) E-Commerce
14 5 (3.13%) Configuration Management
14 5 (3.13%) Content Management
14 5 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (3.13%) Responsive Web Design
15 4 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 109 (68.13%) C#
2 87 (54.38%) JavaScript
3 57 (35.63%) SQL
4 25 (15.63%) T-SQL
5 12 (7.50%) PHP
6 10 (6.25%) VB.NET
7 8 (5.00%) Ruby
8 6 (3.75%) RPG
8 6 (3.75%) COBOL
9 2 (1.25%) C++
10 1 (0.63%) C
10 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.63%) Java
10 1 (0.63%) VB
10 1 (0.63%) VB6
10 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (15.00%) Degree
2 6 (3.75%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.88%) SLA
2 2 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.75%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.50%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (5.63%) MOM
Vendors
1 32 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.63%) Nintex
2 9 (5.63%) LANDesk
3 8 (5.00%) Facebook
4 6 (3.75%) Oracle
5 5 (3.13%) VMware
6 4 (2.50%) Adobe
7 3 (1.88%) Intel
8 2 (1.25%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.63%) Telerik
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