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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 251 259 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 24.61% 22.25% 16.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.64% 23.13% 17.85%
Number of salaries quoted 235 240 161
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,100 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £52,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,650 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +8.87%
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
979 1120 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.98% 96.22% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 865 965 892
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +1 93 £40,000 -11.11% 8
Luton +7 86 £45,000 +4.65% 8
Dunstable -9 17 £50,000 +28.20% 2
Leighton Buzzard -1 2 £45,000 +45.16%
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 296 (58.15%) .NET
2 293 (57.56%) C#
3 266 (52.26%) JavaScript
4 242 (47.54%) HTML
4 242 (47.54%) ASP.NET
5 238 (46.76%) SQL Server
6 235 (46.17%) Agile Software Development
7 211 (41.45%) jQuery
7 211 (41.45%) CSS
8 205 (40.28%) MVC
9 195 (38.31%) SQL
10 148 (29.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 112 (22.00%) Microsoft
12 90 (17.68%) Scrum
12 90 (17.68%) .NET Framework
13 88 (17.29%) Windows
14 82 (16.11%) HTML5
15 81 (15.91%) TDD
16 78 (15.32%) WCF
17 75 (14.73%) Entity Framework
18 73 (14.34%) T-SQL
19 65 (12.77%) Web Services
19 65 (12.77%) SQL Server 2008
20 64 (12.57%) Git (software)
20 64 (12.57%) AngularJS
21 62 (12.18%) Web Development
22 60 (11.79%) MS Excel
23 57 (11.20%) Software Engineering
24 56 (11.00%) Visual Studio
24 56 (11.00%) CSS3

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 36 (7.07%) SharePoint
2 31 (6.09%) CMS
3 23 (4.52%) Node.js
4 21 (4.13%) IIS
5 16 (3.14%) WordPress
6 7 (1.38%) NServiceBus
6 7 (1.38%) Tomcat
7 6 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (1.18%) Umbraco
8 5 (0.98%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.59%) JBoss
9 3 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.39%) Mule
10 2 (0.39%) Mule ESB
10 2 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.39%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.20%) Drupal
11 1 (0.20%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 60 (11.79%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.95%) Photoshop
3 11 (2.16%) MS Office
4 6 (1.18%) Acrobat
5 5 (0.98%) InDesign
5 5 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.79%) Adobe Premiere
6 4 (0.79%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (2.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.38%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.98%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (0.98%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (0.98%) Oracle iProcurement
3 5 (0.98%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (0.98%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (0.98%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (0.98%) Oracle Assets
3 5 (0.98%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 46 (9.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.36%) Office 365
3 10 (1.96%) SaaS
4 3 (0.59%) Heroku
4 3 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.59%) Force.com
5 2 (0.39%) Boomi
6 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.57%) Intranet
2 5 (0.98%) Internet
2 5 (0.98%) AMQP
3 4 (0.79%) DHCP
3 4 (0.79%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.79%) DNS
4 3 (0.59%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (46.76%) SQL Server
2 65 (12.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 54 (10.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 37 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (6.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 30 (5.89%) MySQL
7 27 (5.30%) Relational Database
8 23 (4.52%) Oracle Reports
9 21 (4.13%) Oracle Database
9 21 (4.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 20 (3.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 13 (2.55%) NoSQL
12 9 (1.77%) OLAP
12 9 (1.77%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (1.18%) Big Data
14 6 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
15 5 (0.98%) OLAP Cube
15 5 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
15 5 (0.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 64 (12.57%) Git (software)
2 56 (11.00%) Visual Studio
3 51 (10.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (3.73%) Rhino Mocks
4 19 (3.73%) TeamCity
5 17 (3.34%) JIRA
6 16 (3.14%) NUnit
6 16 (3.14%) Subversion
7 13 (2.55%) Moq
8 8 (1.57%) NSubstitute
9 7 (1.38%) SpecFlow
9 7 (1.38%) Jasmine
9 7 (1.38%) FinalBuilder
9 7 (1.38%) Log4Net
10 5 (0.98%) MSTest
10 5 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (0.98%) Bitbucket
11 4 (0.79%) Jenkins
11 4 (0.79%) Grunt
General
1 51 (10.02%) Finance
2 33 (6.48%) Banking
3 27 (5.30%) Back Office
4 21 (4.13%) Marketing
5 15 (2.95%) Pharmaceutical
5 15 (2.95%) Games
6 14 (2.75%) Retail
7 12 (2.36%) Advertising
8 11 (2.16%) French Language
9 7 (1.38%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.18%) Automotive
10 6 (1.18%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.98%) German Language
11 5 (0.98%) Hindi Language
12 4 (0.79%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.39%) Billing
14 1 (0.20%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 296 (58.15%) .NET
2 242 (47.54%) ASP.NET
2 242 (47.54%) HTML
3 211 (41.45%) CSS
3 211 (41.45%) jQuery
4 148 (29.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 90 (17.68%) .NET Framework
6 82 (16.11%) HTML5
7 78 (15.32%) WCF
8 75 (14.73%) Entity Framework
9 65 (12.77%) Web Services
10 64 (12.57%) AngularJS
11 56 (11.00%) CSS3
12 51 (10.02%) WPF
13 50 (9.82%) ASP.NET Web API
14 46 (9.04%) XML
15 44 (8.64%) Ajax
16 37 (7.27%) XSLT
17 36 (7.07%) WinForms
18 31 (6.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.25%) Computer Science
2 37 (7.27%) User Experience
3 36 (7.07%) Mathematics
4 22 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (3.14%) N-Tier
6 14 (2.75%) Management Information System
7 13 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (2.16%) Mobile App
9 10 (1.96%) Visualisation
10 9 (1.77%) Xbox
11 8 (1.57%) CMDB
12 6 (1.18%) AS400
12 6 (1.18%) Physics
12 6 (1.18%) Data Structures
12 6 (1.18%) Algorithms
13 5 (0.98%) Data Centre
13 5 (0.98%) W3C
13 5 (0.98%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.59%) Inversion of Control
14 3 (0.59%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 88 (17.29%) Windows
2 22 (4.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (3.73%) Linux
4 11 (2.16%) Android
5 10 (1.96%) UNIX
6 6 (1.18%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.98%) AIX
8 3 (0.59%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (46.17%) Agile Software Development
2 205 (40.28%) MVC
3 90 (17.68%) Scrum
4 81 (15.91%) TDD
5 62 (12.18%) Web Development
6 57 (11.20%) Software Engineering
7 46 (9.04%) OO
8 45 (8.84%) E-Commerce
9 43 (8.45%) Business Intelligence
10 32 (6.29%) BDD
10 32 (6.29%) SDLC
11 30 (5.89%) Mentoring
12 24 (4.72%) Kanban
13 23 (4.52%) UML
14 21 (4.13%) CRM
15 20 (3.93%) OOP
15 20 (3.93%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (3.73%) Unit Testing
17 18 (3.54%) Multithreading
17 18 (3.54%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 293 (57.56%) C#
2 266 (52.26%) JavaScript
3 195 (38.31%) SQL
4 73 (14.34%) T-SQL
5 55 (10.81%) Java
6 36 (7.07%) PL/SQL
7 34 (6.68%) PHP
8 28 (5.50%) VB.NET
9 27 (5.30%) C++
10 19 (3.73%) Ruby
11 13 (2.55%) VB
12 8 (1.57%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.18%) COBOL
13 6 (1.18%) RPG
14 5 (0.98%) C
14 5 (0.98%) VB6
15 4 (0.79%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.59%) VBA
16 3 (0.59%) VC++
16 3 (0.59%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 50 (9.82%) Degree
2 14 (2.75%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.18%) PhD
4 5 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.77%) SLA
2 6 (1.18%) QA
3 5 (0.98%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (2.95%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.79%) VMware ESX
2 4 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (1.77%) MOM
2 7 (1.38%) logstash
Vendors
1 112 (22.00%) Microsoft
2 47 (9.23%) Oracle
3 16 (3.14%) Adobe
4 11 (2.16%) Facebook
4 11 (2.16%) Nintex
5 7 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (1.38%) Remedy
5 7 (1.38%) LANDesk
6 6 (1.18%) Google
7 5 (0.98%) VMware
7 5 (0.98%) Cisco
8 4 (0.79%) Hyperion
8 4 (0.79%) Xamarin
8 4 (0.79%) Tieto
9 3 (0.59%) EPiServer
9 3 (0.59%) Intel
9 3 (0.59%) BEA
10 2 (0.39%) Zend
10 2 (0.39%) Telerik
11 1 (0.20%) IBM
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 13 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens - Bonus, Health, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + PENSION
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bedfordshire
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 20% bonus
Posted: 25 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago