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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 26 41 47
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 4 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.86% 0.93% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.92% 0.95% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Median salary £43,500 £53,750 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.06% +41.44%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
137 211 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 97.86% 98.14% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 118 203 237
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 6 (85.71%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
4 3 (42.86%) HTML5
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (28.57%) Web Development
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (28.57%) Time Management
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
5 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
5 2 (28.57%) Node.js
5 2 (28.57%) User Stories
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) SDLC

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (28.57%) Node.js
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) OAuth
4 1 (14.29%) OpenID
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
4 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Time Management
4 2 (28.57%) User Stories
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (14.29%) Physics
5 1 (14.29%) SOLID
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Xamarin
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