The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 5 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 263 177 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 22.54% 16.95% 21.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.44% 17.91% 22.27%
Number of salaries quoted 244 162 176
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £26,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,650 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.87% +1.42%
Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1122 988 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.14% 94.64% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 968 894 773
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Developer
East of England

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Developer
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Developer Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Developer
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Developer
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +5 108 £45,000 +11.11% 17
Luton 0 62 £43,000 +7.50% 5
Dunstable +13 16 £39,500 -1.25% 1
Leighton Buzzard +2 13 £31,000 -20.51% 4
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

1 393 (70.43%) .NET
2 353 (63.26%) SQL Server
3 348 (62.37%) C#
4 327 (58.60%) ASP.NET
5 260 (46.59%) JavaScript
6 239 (42.83%) SQL
7 213 (38.17%) HTML
8 199 (35.66%) MVC
9 198 (35.48%) Microsoft
10 173 (31.00%) CSS
11 161 (28.85%) WCF
12 154 (27.60%) Windows
13 141 (25.27%) jQuery
14 137 (24.55%) Scrum
15 129 (23.12%) SQL Server 2008
16 126 (22.58%) T-SQL
17 125 (22.40%) TDD
18 122 (21.86%) .NET Framework
19 118 (21.15%) Visual Studio
20 115 (20.61%) Web Services
21 111 (19.89%) ASP.NET MVC
22 103 (18.46%) WPF
23 99 (17.74%) Relational Database
24 98 (17.56%) Software Engineering
25 96 (17.20%) Team Foundation Server
26 95 (17.03%) XML
27 90 (16.13%) Ajax
28 88 (15.77%) Agile Software Development
29 86 (15.41%) Java
29 86 (15.41%) SharePoint

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 86 (15.41%) SharePoint
2 38 (6.81%) BizTalk Server
3 35 (6.27%) CMS
4 21 (3.76%) SharePoint 2010
5 20 (3.58%) SharePoint 2013
6 17 (3.05%) WebSphere
7 16 (2.87%) IIS
8 13 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
9 12 (2.15%) SharePoint Server
10 8 (1.43%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.90%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
12 3 (0.54%) ColdFusion
12 3 (0.54%) Apache
12 3 (0.54%) MQSeries
12 3 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
12 3 (0.54%) Papyrus
13 2 (0.36%) Node.js
14 1 (0.18%) Drupal
14 1 (0.18%) SugarCRM
14 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 74 (13.26%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.23%) Photoshop
3 17 (3.05%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (3.05%) Fireworks
4 14 (2.51%) MS Office
5 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (0.54%) Exstream
1 3 (0.54%) Magento
2 2 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.18%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.18%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.33%) Internet
2 5 (0.90%) Intranet
3 2 (0.36%) FTP
3 2 (0.36%) HTTP
4 1 (0.18%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 353 (63.26%) SQL Server
2 129 (23.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 99 (17.74%) Relational Database
4 73 (13.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 53 (9.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 46 (8.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 37 (6.63%) Crystal Reports
8 23 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 22 (3.94%) Oracle Reports
10 20 (3.58%) DB2
11 17 (3.05%) RDBMS
12 10 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
12 10 (1.79%) MySQL
13 8 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 4 (0.72%) BusinessObjects XI
15 4 (0.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
16 2 (0.36%) Oracle BI EE
16 2 (0.36%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 118 (21.15%) Visual Studio
2 96 (17.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 66 (11.83%) Subversion
4 47 (8.42%) MSTest
4 47 (8.42%) NUnit
5 33 (5.91%) Moq
6 23 (4.12%) TeamCity
7 19 (3.41%) Rhino Mocks
8 15 (2.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 14 (2.51%) Git (software)
10 13 (2.33%) Eclipse
11 12 (2.15%) MyEclipse
12 8 (1.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 8 (1.43%) JIRA
13 7 (1.25%) JUnit
14 2 (0.36%) Visual Studio Team System
14 2 (0.36%) Maven
15 1 (0.18%) Selenium
15 1 (0.18%) MSBuild
15 1 (0.18%) Grunt
General
1 34 (6.09%) Finance
2 33 (5.91%) Retail
3 17 (3.05%) Banking
4 13 (2.33%) Marketing
5 11 (1.97%) Telecoms
5 11 (1.97%) Manufacturing
6 5 (0.90%) Legal
7 2 (0.36%) Front Office
7 2 (0.36%) Advertising
8 1 (0.18%) Automotive
8 1 (0.18%) Law
8 1 (0.18%) French Language
8 1 (0.18%) German Language
8 1 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 393 (70.43%) .NET
2 327 (58.60%) ASP.NET
3 213 (38.17%) HTML
4 173 (31.00%) CSS
5 161 (28.85%) WCF
6 141 (25.27%) jQuery
7 122 (21.86%) .NET Framework
8 115 (20.61%) Web Services
9 111 (19.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 103 (18.46%) WPF
11 95 (17.03%) XML
12 90 (16.13%) Ajax
13 78 (13.98%) WinForms
14 72 (12.90%) HTML5
15 71 (12.72%) Silverlight
16 70 (12.54%) LINQ
17 68 (12.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 57 (10.22%) JSP
19 36 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 29 (5.20%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (5.20%) N-Tier
2 25 (4.48%) Computer Science
3 18 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (2.69%) Inversion of Control
5 11 (1.97%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.61%) Mobile App
7 8 (1.43%) Mathematics
8 7 (1.25%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.25%) EMV
9 5 (0.90%) Tandem
10 4 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.54%) EFT
11 3 (0.54%) NHS
11 3 (0.54%) Physics
12 2 (0.36%) Social Media
12 2 (0.36%) Taxonomies
12 2 (0.36%) Social Network
12 2 (0.36%) AS400
12 2 (0.36%) EPoS
13 1 (0.18%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 154 (27.60%) Windows
2 30 (5.38%) UNIX
3 21 (3.76%) Linux
4 8 (1.43%) AIX
5 5 (0.90%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.36%) Android
7 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.18%) Solaris
7 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (35.66%) MVC
2 137 (24.55%) Scrum
3 125 (22.40%) TDD
4 98 (17.56%) Software Engineering
5 88 (15.77%) Agile Software Development
6 76 (13.62%) OO
7 53 (9.50%) Web Development
8 47 (8.42%) Continuous Integration
8 47 (8.42%) OOD
9 46 (8.24%) Project Management
10 45 (8.06%) Multithreading
11 43 (7.71%) E-Commerce
12 39 (6.99%) Product Management
13 29 (5.20%) Configuration Management
14 26 (4.66%) Business Analysis
14 26 (4.66%) Root Cause Analysis
15 23 (4.12%) Software Architecture
16 22 (3.94%) Migration
16 22 (3.94%) OOP
17 21 (3.76%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 348 (62.37%) C#
2 260 (46.59%) JavaScript
3 239 (42.83%) SQL
4 126 (22.58%) T-SQL
5 86 (15.41%) Java
6 84 (15.05%) VB.NET
7 42 (7.53%) VB
8 26 (4.66%) C
9 24 (4.30%) PHP
10 23 (4.12%) VB6
11 21 (3.76%) C++
12 16 (2.87%) XAML
13 11 (1.97%) Python
14 9 (1.61%) Groovy
15 5 (0.90%) PL/SQL
16 4 (0.72%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.72%) VBA
17 3 (0.54%) PowerHouse
18 2 (0.36%) XPath
18 2 (0.36%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 49 (8.78%) Degree
2 6 (1.08%) Sun Certification
3 5 (0.90%) PhD
3 5 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.25%) QA
2 6 (1.08%) HL7
3 3 (0.54%) SLA
4 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.18%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (1.97%) MOM
2 2 (0.36%) Sysprep
3 1 (0.18%) AppManager
Vendors
1 198 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 37 (6.63%) Oracle
3 26 (4.66%) JBoss
4 8 (1.43%) Sunopsis
4 8 (1.43%) Perforce
4 8 (1.43%) Red Hat
4 8 (1.43%) Business Objects
5 7 (1.25%) Adobe
6 6 (1.08%) IBM
6 6 (1.08%) Sun
7 4 (0.72%) Xamarin
7 4 (0.72%) hybris
7 4 (0.72%) XMPie
7 4 (0.72%) VMware
8 3 (0.54%) HP
9 2 (0.36%) Facebook
9 2 (0.36%) Twitter
9 2 (0.36%) SAP
9 2 (0.36%) webMethods
9 2 (0.36%) Software AG
Luton, Bedfordshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits/Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 23days
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £35,000 per annum basic + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum + great package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Michael Page Digital
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 20% BONUS, PENSION, HEALTH
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum bens inc. pension & share option sch
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Cotterell-gifford
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago