The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 104 73 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 38.66% 25.17% 21.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 38.81% 25.61% 21.65%
Number of salaries quoted 102 71 40
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Job Titles Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
268 285 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 99.63% 98.28% 97.98%
Number of salaries quoted 240 278 184
Average salary £40,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,200 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Developer
Bedfordshire

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 24 July 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Bedford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

1 206 (81.75%) .NET
2 191 (75.79%) C#
3 184 (73.02%) SQL Server
4 178 (70.63%) ASP.NET
5 128 (50.79%) Microsoft
6 120 (47.62%) MVC
7 115 (45.63%) SQL
8 105 (41.67%) HTML
9 103 (40.87%) JavaScript
10 96 (38.10%) CSS
11 92 (36.51%) Windows
11 92 (36.51%) WCF
12 87 (34.52%) Scrum
13 86 (34.13%) T-SQL
14 85 (33.73%) WPF
15 81 (32.14%) .NET Framework
16 79 (31.35%) ASP.NET MVC
17 76 (30.16%) jQuery
18 74 (29.37%) TDD
19 69 (27.38%) Team Foundation Server
20 65 (25.79%) Silverlight
21 64 (25.40%) LINQ
22 63 (25.00%) Software Engineering
23 62 (24.60%) Relational Database
24 61 (24.21%) WinForms
25 59 (23.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
26 58 (23.02%) Visual Studio
27 56 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
28 49 (19.44%) SharePoint
29 48 (19.05%) MS Excel

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 49 (19.44%) SharePoint
2 17 (6.75%) SharePoint 2010
3 14 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (3.17%) CMS
5 3 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.19%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (1.19%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 2 (0.79%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.40%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.40%) Node.js
Applications
1 48 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.35%) Photoshop
3 15 (5.95%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (5.95%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.40%) MS Office
4 1 (0.40%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) Magento
1 2 (0.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.40%) SaaS
1 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.40%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (73.02%) SQL Server
2 62 (24.60%) Relational Database
3 56 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 38 (15.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 22 (8.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (8.73%) Crystal Reports
6 20 (7.94%) Oracle Reports
7 13 (5.16%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.59%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.19%) MySQL
10 2 (0.79%) ActiveReports
10 2 (0.79%) Cognos Report Studio
11 1 (0.40%) InterBase
Development Applications
1 69 (27.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 58 (23.02%) Visual Studio
3 46 (18.25%) Subversion
4 41 (16.27%) NUnit
4 41 (16.27%) MSTest
5 33 (13.10%) Moq
6 20 (7.94%) Rhino Mocks
7 9 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 7 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 5 (1.98%) JUnit
10 2 (0.79%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.40%) Grunt
11 1 (0.40%) MSBuild
General
1 24 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (0.40%) Retail
2 1 (0.40%) Games
2 1 (0.40%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (81.75%) .NET
2 178 (70.63%) ASP.NET
3 105 (41.67%) HTML
4 96 (38.10%) CSS
5 92 (36.51%) WCF
6 85 (33.73%) WPF
7 81 (32.14%) .NET Framework
8 79 (31.35%) ASP.NET MVC
9 76 (30.16%) jQuery
10 65 (25.79%) Silverlight
11 64 (25.40%) LINQ
12 61 (24.21%) WinForms
13 59 (23.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 44 (17.46%) Web Services
15 43 (17.06%) HTML5
16 39 (15.48%) Ajax
16 39 (15.48%) XML
17 29 (11.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 22 (8.73%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 22 (8.73%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.11%) N-Tier
2 16 (6.35%) Inversion of Control
3 15 (5.95%) Computer Science
4 12 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.17%) Client/Server
5 8 (3.17%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.19%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.19%) Social Network
7 1 (0.40%) iPad
7 1 (0.40%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.40%) Physics
7 1 (0.40%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 92 (36.51%) Windows
2 6 (2.38%) Linux
3 4 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (47.62%) MVC
2 87 (34.52%) Scrum
3 74 (29.37%) TDD
4 63 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 44 (17.46%) Multithreading
6 42 (16.67%) OOD
7 36 (14.29%) Product Management
8 33 (13.10%) OO
9 31 (12.30%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (11.90%) Project Management
11 26 (10.32%) Configuration Management
11 26 (10.32%) Web Development
12 25 (9.92%) Business Analysis
12 25 (9.92%) Root Cause Analysis
13 19 (7.54%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (6.75%) Responsive Web Design
14 17 (6.75%) Web Application Development
15 16 (6.35%) MVVM
15 16 (6.35%) Dependency Injection
15 16 (6.35%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 191 (75.79%) C#
2 115 (45.63%) SQL
3 103 (40.87%) JavaScript
4 86 (34.13%) T-SQL
5 11 (4.37%) C
5 11 (4.37%) XAML
6 9 (3.57%) VB.NET
7 8 (3.17%) Java
8 6 (2.38%) PHP
9 4 (1.59%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.79%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.79%) XPath
11 1 (0.40%) Delphi
11 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.40%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 16 (6.35%) Degree
2 5 (1.98%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.40%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.59%) HL7
Systems Management
1 11 (4.37%) MOM
Vendors
1 128 (50.79%) Microsoft
2 28 (11.11%) Oracle
3 5 (1.98%) Sun
4 3 (1.19%) Facebook
4 3 (1.19%) Twitter
5 2 (0.79%) IBM
5 2 (0.79%) Cognos
6 1 (0.40%) JBoss
6 1 (0.40%) SAP
6 1 (0.40%) Adobe
6 1 (0.40%) Nintex
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Capita
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 23days
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bedford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Profile 29 Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits (see advert)
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £7254.00 - £9808.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Bedford
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Bedford
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + package
Posted: 27 days ago