The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Developer
Rank 52 49 33
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Developer 4 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.22% 1.31% 2.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 1.31% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 4
Average salary £61,250 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Technical 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
311 305 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 94.53% 99.67% 93.85%
Number of salaries quoted 301 276 155
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £46,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Developer in the job title across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Technical Developer
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Technical Developer Salary Trend in Bedford

Technical Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Technical 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 Technical Developer in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Scrum
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 9 (90.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 8 (80.00%) TDD
3 8 (80.00%) WCF
3 8 (80.00%) WPF
4 7 (70.00%) Moq
4 7 (70.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 7 (70.00%) LINQ
4 7 (70.00%) Multithreading
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (70.00%) .NET Framework
4 7 (70.00%) WinForms
4 7 (70.00%) SharePoint
4 7 (70.00%) N-Tier
4 7 (70.00%) OOD
4 7 (70.00%) Windows
4 7 (70.00%) OO
5 5 (50.00%) Subversion
5 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (40.00%) Silverlight

Technical Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Technical 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 Technical Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (70.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (90.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Moq
2 5 (50.00%) Subversion
2 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (80.00%) WCF
2 8 (80.00%) WPF
3 7 (70.00%) LINQ
3 7 (70.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 7 (70.00%) WinForms
3 7 (70.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (40.00%) ADO.NET
4 4 (40.00%) Silverlight
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (20.00%) HTML5
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
6 2 (20.00%) jQuery
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Scrum
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) MVC
3 8 (80.00%) TDD
4 7 (70.00%) Multithreading
4 7 (70.00%) OO
4 7 (70.00%) OOD
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft