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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 66 138 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 25.48% 36.41% 29.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.61% 37.40% 30.45%
Number of salaries quoted 49 135 72
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £33,700 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
248 369 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 95.75% 97.36% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 177 364 237
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 26 May 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Bedford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 81 (60.00%) .NET
2 75 (55.56%) C#
3 69 (51.11%) ASP.NET
4 63 (46.67%) HTML
5 62 (45.93%) SQL Server
6 58 (42.96%) jQuery
7 56 (41.48%) JavaScript
8 51 (37.78%) MVC
9 50 (37.04%) CSS
10 48 (35.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 44 (32.59%) Agile Software Development
12 42 (31.11%) SQL
13 34 (25.19%) MS Excel
14 32 (23.70%) Windows
15 27 (20.00%) .NET Framework
16 26 (19.26%) SQL Server 2008
17 25 (18.52%) WCF
17 25 (18.52%) Microsoft
18 24 (17.78%) Web Development
19 23 (17.04%) Team Foundation Server
19 23 (17.04%) Visual Studio
20 22 (16.30%) Scrum
20 22 (16.30%) Entity Framework
21 21 (15.56%) T-SQL
22 20 (14.81%) CRM
22 20 (14.81%) TDD
23 18 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
23 18 (13.33%) WinForms
23 18 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
24 17 (12.59%) HTML5

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 16 (11.85%) SharePoint
2 12 (8.89%) CMS
3 10 (7.41%) Node.js
4 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 34 (25.19%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.74%) SaaS
3 1 (0.74%) IaaS
3 1 (0.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.22%) LAN
1 3 (2.22%) DHCP
1 3 (2.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (45.93%) SQL Server
2 26 (19.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (8.89%) Relational Database
4 12 (8.89%) MySQL
5 7 (5.19%) NoSQL
6 6 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.48%) FileMaker
8 2 (1.48%) MS Access
9 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (17.04%) Team Foundation Server
1 23 (17.04%) Visual Studio
2 8 (5.93%) Rhino Mocks
2 8 (5.93%) Moq
2 8 (5.93%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.22%) Subversion
4 2 (1.48%) MSTest
4 2 (1.48%) NUnit
5 1 (0.74%) JUnit
5 1 (0.74%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.74%) JIRA
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (5.19%) Advertising
2 6 (4.44%) French Language
2 6 (4.44%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (3.70%) Games
4 3 (2.22%) Back Office
5 2 (1.48%) Marketing
6 1 (0.74%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (60.00%) .NET
2 69 (51.11%) ASP.NET
3 63 (46.67%) HTML
4 58 (42.96%) jQuery
5 50 (37.04%) CSS
6 48 (35.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 27 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 25 (18.52%) WCF
9 22 (16.30%) Entity Framework
10 18 (13.33%) WinForms
11 17 (12.59%) HTML5
11 17 (12.59%) Ajax
12 15 (11.11%) WPF
12 15 (11.11%) LINQ
13 14 (10.37%) Web Services
14 12 (8.89%) Silverlight
15 11 (8.15%) Backbone.js
16 10 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
17 9 (6.67%) Razor View Engine
18 8 (5.93%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.63%) Computer Science
2 11 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.93%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (5.93%) N-Tier
4 7 (5.19%) Mathematics
5 6 (4.44%) AS400
6 5 (3.70%) Physics
6 5 (3.70%) User Experience
7 3 (2.22%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.22%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.22%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.48%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.48%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.48%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 32 (23.70%) Windows
2 4 (2.96%) Linux
3 3 (2.22%) UNIX
4 2 (1.48%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.48%) Android
4 2 (1.48%) AIX
4 2 (1.48%) OpenVMS
5 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (37.78%) MVC
2 44 (32.59%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (17.78%) Web Development
4 22 (16.30%) Scrum
5 20 (14.81%) CRM
5 20 (14.81%) TDD
6 15 (11.11%) OO
7 14 (10.37%) Software Engineering
8 10 (7.41%) Web Application Development
9 8 (5.93%) Multithreading
9 8 (5.93%) OOD
10 7 (5.19%) BDD
10 7 (5.19%) Product Management
11 6 (4.44%) Logistics
11 6 (4.44%) E-Commerce
12 5 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (2.96%) Unit Testing
13 4 (2.96%) Continuous Integration
14 3 (2.22%) UML
14 3 (2.22%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (55.56%) C#
2 56 (41.48%) JavaScript
3 42 (31.11%) SQL
4 21 (15.56%) T-SQL
5 14 (10.37%) PHP
6 10 (7.41%) VB.NET
7 7 (5.19%) Ruby
8 6 (4.44%) RPG
8 6 (4.44%) COBOL
9 3 (2.22%) Python
9 3 (2.22%) Perl
10 1 (0.74%) Java
10 1 (0.74%) VB
10 1 (0.74%) VB6
10 1 (0.74%) PHP5
10 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (8.89%) Degree
2 5 (3.70%) PhD
3 2 (1.48%) MySQL Certification
4 1 (0.74%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.19%) SLA
2 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.96%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (4.44%) MOM
Vendors
1 25 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.19%) Facebook
3 6 (4.44%) LANDesk
4 3 (2.22%) VMware
4 3 (2.22%) Zend
5 2 (1.48%) Nintex
5 2 (1.48%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.48%) Intel
6 1 (0.74%) Sun
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle
6 1 (0.74%) Telerik
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + 21 Hol, Flex Time
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bedford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-40k
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 25-30k
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum £20-40k pa + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Searchability
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago