The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 228 261 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 23.60% 22.25% 16.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.46% 22.98% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 219 244 158
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
932 1136 960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.48% 96.85% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 828 974 875
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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 0 94 £42,500 - 3
Luton +8 74 £45,000 - 3
Dunstable -12 22 £46,750 +24.66% 2
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

1 304 (61.41%) .NET
2 292 (58.99%) C#
3 259 (52.32%) JavaScript
4 246 (49.70%) ASP.NET
5 233 (47.07%) SQL Server
6 229 (46.26%) Agile Software Development
7 222 (44.85%) HTML
8 209 (42.22%) jQuery
9 204 (41.21%) CSS
10 201 (40.61%) MVC
11 185 (37.37%) SQL
12 147 (29.70%) ASP.NET MVC
13 112 (22.63%) Microsoft
14 97 (19.60%) Windows
15 96 (19.39%) .NET Framework
16 88 (17.78%) T-SQL
17 85 (17.17%) Scrum
18 82 (16.57%) TDD
19 81 (16.36%) Entity Framework
20 79 (15.96%) HTML5
20 79 (15.96%) WCF
21 71 (14.34%) Web Services
21 71 (14.34%) AngularJS
22 65 (13.13%) SQL Server 2008
23 64 (12.93%) Visual Studio
24 62 (12.53%) MS Excel
24 62 (12.53%) Software Engineering
24 62 (12.53%) Degree
24 62 (12.53%) SQL Server 2012
25 56 (11.31%) WPF

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 40 (8.08%) SharePoint
2 26 (5.25%) IIS
3 24 (4.85%) CMS
4 23 (4.65%) Node.js
5 12 (2.42%) WordPress
6 9 (1.82%) Umbraco
7 6 (1.21%) NServiceBus
8 5 (1.01%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (0.81%) JBoss
9 4 (0.81%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.61%) Mule
10 3 (0.61%) Mule ESB
10 3 (0.61%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.40%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.20%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 62 (12.53%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.22%) Photoshop
3 10 (2.02%) MS Office
4 7 (1.41%) Acrobat
5 6 (1.21%) InDesign
5 6 (1.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (1.01%) Adobe Premiere
6 5 (1.01%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.41%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.81%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.81%) Oracle iProcurement
3 4 (0.81%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (0.81%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (0.81%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (0.81%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (0.81%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 47 (9.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (3.03%) Office 365
3 12 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.42%) SaaS
4 3 (0.61%) Heroku
4 3 (0.61%) Boomi
4 3 (0.61%) Force.com
5 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.21%) Intranet
2 4 (0.81%) Internet
2 4 (0.81%) DHCP
2 4 (0.81%) TCP/IP
2 4 (0.81%) DNS
3 1 (0.20%) LAN
3 1 (0.20%) Telnet
3 1 (0.20%) SSH
3 1 (0.20%) AMQP
3 1 (0.20%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 233 (47.07%) SQL Server
2 65 (13.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 62 (12.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 35 (7.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (5.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 28 (5.66%) Relational Database
7 26 (5.25%) MySQL
8 23 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
9 21 (4.24%) Oracle Database
9 21 (4.24%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 16 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (2.02%) NoSQL
12 8 (1.62%) OLAP
12 8 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
14 5 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (1.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 5 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
15 4 (0.81%) FileMaker
15 4 (0.81%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 64 (12.93%) Visual Studio
2 54 (10.91%) Git (software)
3 43 (8.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (5.05%) Rhino Mocks
5 20 (4.04%) Moq
6 19 (3.84%) Subversion
7 18 (3.64%) NUnit
8 17 (3.43%) JIRA
9 13 (2.63%) TeamCity
10 10 (2.02%) MSTest
11 7 (1.41%) NSubstitute
12 6 (1.21%) Octopus Deploy
12 6 (1.21%) SpecFlow
12 6 (1.21%) Jasmine
12 6 (1.21%) Bitbucket
12 6 (1.21%) FinalBuilder
12 6 (1.21%) Log4Net
13 5 (1.01%) Grunt
13 5 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 4 (0.81%) Eclipse
General
1 50 (10.10%) Finance
2 38 (7.68%) Banking
3 31 (6.26%) Back Office
4 21 (4.24%) Retail
5 19 (3.84%) Marketing
6 18 (3.64%) Pharmaceutical
7 17 (3.43%) Games
8 11 (2.22%) French Language
9 9 (1.82%) Advertising
10 6 (1.21%) Retail Banking
11 5 (1.01%) German Language
11 5 (1.01%) Hindi Language
11 5 (1.01%) Automotive
12 4 (0.81%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.81%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.40%) Billing
14 1 (0.20%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 304 (61.41%) .NET
2 246 (49.70%) ASP.NET
3 222 (44.85%) HTML
4 209 (42.22%) jQuery
5 204 (41.21%) CSS
6 147 (29.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 96 (19.39%) .NET Framework
8 81 (16.36%) Entity Framework
9 79 (15.96%) HTML5
9 79 (15.96%) WCF
10 71 (14.34%) Web Services
10 71 (14.34%) AngularJS
11 56 (11.31%) WPF
12 54 (10.91%) CSS3
13 46 (9.29%) ASP.NET Web API
14 45 (9.09%) XML
15 44 (8.89%) Ajax
15 44 (8.89%) WinForms
16 36 (7.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 33 (6.67%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 55 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 38 (7.68%) Mathematics
3 27 (5.45%) User Experience
4 17 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (3.43%) N-Tier
5 12 (2.42%) Management Information System
5 12 (2.42%) Mobile App
6 11 (2.22%) Xbox
7 10 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (1.62%) Inversion of Control
8 8 (1.62%) CMDB
8 8 (1.62%) Tandem
9 7 (1.41%) Client/Server
9 7 (1.41%) Visualisation
9 7 (1.41%) Algorithms
10 6 (1.21%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.21%) Physics
10 6 (1.21%) AS400
11 5 (1.01%) W3C
12 3 (0.61%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 97 (19.60%) Windows
2 27 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (3.84%) Linux
4 12 (2.42%) Android
5 8 (1.62%) UNIX
6 7 (1.41%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.61%) AIX
9 1 (0.20%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (46.26%) Agile Software Development
2 201 (40.61%) MVC
3 85 (17.17%) Scrum
4 82 (16.57%) TDD
5 62 (12.53%) Software Engineering
6 54 (10.91%) Web Development
7 49 (9.90%) OO
8 40 (8.08%) Business Intelligence
9 34 (6.87%) E-Commerce
10 30 (6.06%) SDLC
11 28 (5.66%) Kanban
12 26 (5.25%) Mentoring
13 24 (4.85%) BDD
13 24 (4.85%) Continuous Integration
14 23 (4.65%) Multithreading
15 22 (4.44%) UML
15 22 (4.44%) OOD
16 16 (3.23%) OOP
16 16 (3.23%) Data Analysis
16 16 (3.23%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 292 (58.99%) C#
2 259 (52.32%) JavaScript
3 185 (37.37%) SQL
4 88 (17.78%) T-SQL
5 50 (10.10%) Java
6 32 (6.46%) PL/SQL
7 28 (5.66%) C++
8 24 (4.85%) PHP
9 21 (4.24%) VB.NET
10 14 (2.83%) Ruby
11 12 (2.42%) VB
12 7 (1.41%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.21%) RPG
13 6 (1.21%) COBOL
14 5 (1.01%) C
15 4 (0.81%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.61%) Python
16 3 (0.61%) VB6
16 3 (0.61%) VBA
16 3 (0.61%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 62 (12.53%) Degree
2 16 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.21%) PhD
4 4 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.40%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.20%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.82%) SLA
2 5 (1.01%) QA
3 4 (0.81%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.81%) VMware ESX
2 4 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (2.22%) MOM
2 6 (1.21%) logstash
3 3 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 112 (22.63%) Microsoft
2 45 (9.09%) Oracle
3 13 (2.63%) Nintex
4 12 (2.42%) Adobe
5 8 (1.62%) Google
5 8 (1.62%) Facebook
6 7 (1.41%) Remedy
7 6 (1.21%) LANDesk
7 6 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.01%) VMware
8 5 (1.01%) Cisco
9 4 (0.81%) Tieto
9 4 (0.81%) Xamarin
10 3 (0.61%) Intel
10 3 (0.61%) BEA
10 3 (0.61%) Hyperion
11 2 (0.40%) Telerik
11 2 (0.40%) Zend
11 2 (0.40%) MuleSoft
12 1 (0.20%) Twitter
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27000 per annum + pension, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + (Pending experience)
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
The IT Recruitment Company
Salary: Plus many amazing benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago