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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 111 71 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 40.96% 25.54% 22.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 41.11% 25.91% 23.28%
Number of salaries quoted 108 69 42
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 £33,350 £30,000 £27,650
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
270 274 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 99.63% 98.56% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 240 265 180
Average salary £41,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.74% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
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 11 July 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Bedford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 11 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.

1 211 (83.07%) .NET
2 193 (75.98%) C#
3 189 (74.41%) SQL Server
4 179 (70.47%) ASP.NET
5 129 (50.79%) Microsoft
6 121 (47.64%) MVC
7 120 (47.24%) SQL
8 103 (40.55%) HTML
9 100 (39.37%) JavaScript
10 99 (38.98%) Windows
11 96 (37.80%) CSS
12 91 (35.83%) WCF
13 89 (35.04%) T-SQL
14 87 (34.25%) WPF
15 86 (33.86%) Scrum
16 84 (33.07%) .NET Framework
17 81 (31.89%) ASP.NET MVC
18 77 (30.31%) TDD
19 75 (29.53%) Team Foundation Server
20 73 (28.74%) jQuery
21 67 (26.38%) LINQ
22 65 (25.59%) Software Engineering
23 64 (25.20%) WinForms
23 64 (25.20%) Silverlight
24 63 (24.80%) Relational Database
25 61 (24.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
26 58 (22.83%) SQL Server 2008
26 58 (22.83%) Visual Studio
27 50 (19.69%) Subversion
28 47 (18.50%) Web Services

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 47 (18.50%) SharePoint
2 18 (7.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 14 (5.51%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (3.54%) CMS
5 3 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.18%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 2 (0.79%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.39%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.39%) Node.js
Applications
1 47 (18.50%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.51%) Photoshop
3 13 (5.12%) Fireworks
3 13 (5.12%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.39%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (74.41%) SQL Server
2 63 (24.80%) Relational Database
3 58 (22.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 40 (15.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 22 (8.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (8.66%) Crystal Reports
6 20 (7.87%) Oracle Reports
7 12 (4.72%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.57%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.18%) InterBase
9 3 (1.18%) ActiveReports
9 3 (1.18%) MySQL
9 3 (1.18%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 75 (29.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 58 (22.83%) Visual Studio
3 50 (19.69%) Subversion
4 43 (16.93%) MSTest
4 43 (16.93%) NUnit
5 35 (13.78%) Moq
6 23 (9.06%) Rhino Mocks
7 10 (3.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 8 (3.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (1.57%) JUnit
10 2 (0.79%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.39%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.39%) Grunt
General
1 30 (11.81%) Finance
2 1 (0.39%) Advertising
2 1 (0.39%) Games
2 1 (0.39%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (83.07%) .NET
2 179 (70.47%) ASP.NET
3 103 (40.55%) HTML
4 96 (37.80%) CSS
5 91 (35.83%) WCF
6 87 (34.25%) WPF
7 84 (33.07%) .NET Framework
8 81 (31.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 73 (28.74%) jQuery
10 67 (26.38%) LINQ
11 64 (25.20%) Silverlight
11 64 (25.20%) WinForms
12 61 (24.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 47 (18.50%) Web Services
14 40 (15.75%) XML
14 40 (15.75%) HTML5
15 37 (14.57%) Ajax
16 28 (11.02%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 25 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 22 (8.66%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.81%) N-Tier
2 18 (7.09%) Inversion of Control
3 15 (5.91%) Computer Science
4 13 (5.12%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (3.54%) Client/Server
6 8 (3.15%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.97%) Social Network
8 3 (1.18%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.39%) iPhone
9 1 (0.39%) iPad
9 1 (0.39%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.39%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 99 (38.98%) Windows
2 5 (1.97%) Linux
3 4 (1.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (47.64%) MVC
2 86 (33.86%) Scrum
3 77 (30.31%) TDD
4 65 (25.59%) Software Engineering
5 47 (18.50%) Multithreading
6 44 (17.32%) OOD
7 35 (13.78%) Product Management
8 34 (13.39%) OO
9 31 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (11.81%) Project Management
11 26 (10.24%) Configuration Management
11 26 (10.24%) Web Development
12 25 (9.84%) Business Analysis
12 25 (9.84%) Root Cause Analysis
13 19 (7.48%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (7.09%) Kanban
14 18 (7.09%) MVVM
14 18 (7.09%) Dependency Injection
15 17 (6.69%) Web Application Development
16 16 (6.30%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 193 (75.98%) C#
2 120 (47.24%) SQL
3 100 (39.37%) JavaScript
4 89 (35.04%) T-SQL
5 11 (4.33%) C
6 10 (3.94%) XAML
7 9 (3.54%) VB.NET
8 7 (2.76%) Java
9 6 (2.36%) PHP
10 5 (1.97%) Delphi
11 4 (1.57%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.57%) XPath
12 1 (0.39%) PHP5
12 1 (0.39%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.39%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 16 (6.30%) Degree
2 4 (1.57%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.39%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.57%) HL7
Systems Management
1 12 (4.72%) MOM
Vendors
1 129 (50.79%) Microsoft
2 28 (11.02%) Oracle
3 5 (1.97%) Facebook
3 5 (1.97%) Twitter
4 4 (1.57%) Sun
5 3 (1.18%) Cognos
6 2 (0.79%) IBM
7 1 (0.39%) SAP
7 1 (0.39%) JBoss
7 1 (0.39%) Adobe
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Bedford College
Salary: From £20,500 to £27,797 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 23days
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £7254.00 - £9808.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bedford
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Bedford
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + package
Posted: 15 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Bedford
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Bedford
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 24 days ago