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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 36 37 54
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 2 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.16% 3.05% 2.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 3.13% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 6
Median salary £47,500 £36,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.03% +11.53%
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
170 256 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 98.27% 97.71% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 153 247 305
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Bedford

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) PhD
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (33.33%) Physics
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) Selenium

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 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Games
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
5 1 (16.67%) Ajax
5 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
5 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (16.67%) OAuth
5 1 (16.67%) OpenID
5 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) WinForms
5 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
4 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
4 1 (16.67%) SOLID
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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