The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bedford region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 37 43 55
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 5 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.73% 3.50% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.75% 3.53% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 1
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Software 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
182 283 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 99.45% 98.95% 98.40%
Number of salaries quoted 163 260 280
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Bedford

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Bedford

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, Software 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 Bedford region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET
3 10 (83.33%) HTML
4 8 (66.67%) jQuery
4 8 (66.67%) HTML5
4 8 (66.67%) Web Development
4 8 (66.67%) Windows
5 7 (58.33%) Degree
5 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
5 7 (58.33%) WCF
6 6 (50.00%) Prototyping
6 6 (50.00%) WPF
6 6 (50.00%) Silverlight
6 6 (50.00%) Mathematics
6 6 (50.00%) Physics
6 6 (50.00%) PhD
6 6 (50.00%) Games
7 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
8 4 (33.33%) CSS
8 4 (33.33%) MVC
8 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
9 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
9 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (25.00%) WinForms
9 3 (25.00%) Web Services
9 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 2 (16.67%) SQL

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET
3 10 (83.33%) HTML
4 8 (66.67%) HTML5
4 8 (66.67%) jQuery
5 7 (58.33%) WCF
6 6 (50.00%) Silverlight
6 6 (50.00%) WPF
7 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 4 (33.33%) CSS
8 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (25.00%) Web Services
8 3 (25.00%) WinForms
9 2 (16.67%) Ajax
9 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
10 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (8.33%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (50.00%) Physics
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Web Development
2 6 (50.00%) Prototyping
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (8.33%) OOD
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) SDLC
6 1 (8.33%) SOLID
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (8.33%) User Stories
6 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 6 (50.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Miller & Townsend Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum (£30,000 - £45,000) depending on experience +
Posted: 15 days ago