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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 279 296 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 25.34% 25.30% 14.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.65% 26.52% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 250 279 149
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
1047 1116 1030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.10% 95.38% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 905 990 926
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
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 3 July 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 3 July 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
Luton +3 109 £45,000 +2.27% 7
Bedford -1 81 £40,500 -10.00% 5
Dunstable -4 21 £50,000 +20.48% 3
Leighton Buzzard 0 4 £37,500 +25.00%
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 282 (55.40%) .NET
2 274 (53.83%) C#
3 253 (49.71%) JavaScript
4 242 (47.54%) HTML
5 238 (46.76%) SQL Server
6 231 (45.38%) ASP.NET
7 222 (43.61%) Agile Software Development
8 202 (39.69%) jQuery
9 199 (39.10%) CSS
10 194 (38.11%) MVC
11 188 (36.94%) SQL
12 145 (28.49%) ASP.NET MVC
13 108 (21.22%) Microsoft
14 88 (17.29%) Scrum
15 79 (15.52%) .NET Framework
16 77 (15.13%) HTML5
16 77 (15.13%) TDD
17 73 (14.34%) Windows
17 73 (14.34%) WCF
18 69 (13.56%) SQL Server 2008
19 62 (12.18%) Entity Framework
19 62 (12.18%) MS Excel
20 61 (11.98%) Web Development
21 60 (11.79%) Web Services
21 60 (11.79%) T-SQL
22 59 (11.59%) Git (software)
23 55 (10.81%) E-Commerce
24 54 (10.61%) Finance
25 53 (10.41%) Team Foundation Server
26 52 (10.22%) ASP.NET Web API

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 33 (6.48%) SharePoint
1 33 (6.48%) CMS
2 23 (4.52%) Node.js
3 16 (3.14%) IIS
4 15 (2.95%) WordPress
5 11 (2.16%) NServiceBus
6 6 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (0.98%) Umbraco
7 5 (0.98%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.79%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.20%) EPiServer CMS
11 1 (0.20%) Moodle
11 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.20%) Drupal
11 1 (0.20%) JBoss
Applications
1 62 (12.18%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.14%) MS Office
3 14 (2.75%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.98%) Acrobat
5 4 (0.79%) InDesign
5 4 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.59%) Adobe Premiere
6 3 (0.59%) Adobe After Effects
6 3 (0.59%) MS Project
7 2 (0.39%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (3.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.38%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (1.18%) Cognos TM1
4 5 (0.98%) Oracle iProcurement
4 5 (0.98%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (0.98%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (0.98%) Oracle Cash Management
4 5 (0.98%) Oracle Assets
4 5 (0.98%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (0.98%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.98%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.79%) Cognos Planning
6 2 (0.39%) Magento
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 41 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.38%) SaaS
3 7 (1.38%) Office 365
4 3 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.59%) Force.com
4 3 (0.59%) Heroku
5 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.77%) Intranet
2 8 (1.57%) Internet
3 5 (0.98%) AMQP
4 4 (0.79%) DHCP
4 4 (0.79%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.79%) DNS
5 3 (0.59%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (46.76%) SQL Server
2 69 (13.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 47 (9.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 37 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 37 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 30 (5.89%) MySQL
6 28 (5.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 25 (4.91%) Relational Database
8 21 (4.13%) Oracle Database
8 21 (4.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 21 (4.13%) Oracle Reports
9 14 (2.75%) Crystal Reports
10 13 (2.55%) NoSQL
11 12 (2.36%) OLAP Cube
11 12 (2.36%) OLAP
12 10 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (1.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 6 (1.18%) Big Data
14 6 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
15 4 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 59 (11.59%) Git (software)
2 53 (10.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 52 (10.22%) Visual Studio
4 24 (4.72%) TeamCity
5 20 (3.93%) Rhino Mocks
6 18 (3.54%) JIRA
7 15 (2.95%) NUnit
7 15 (2.95%) Subversion
8 12 (2.36%) NSubstitute
9 11 (2.16%) SpecFlow
9 11 (2.16%) Jasmine
9 11 (2.16%) Log4Net
9 11 (2.16%) FinalBuilder
10 10 (1.96%) Moq
11 5 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (0.79%) Jenkins
12 4 (0.79%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.79%) Bugzilla
13 3 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
13 3 (0.59%) Grunt
General
1 54 (10.61%) Finance
2 25 (4.91%) Banking
3 20 (3.93%) Marketing
4 15 (2.95%) Back Office
5 12 (2.36%) Pharmaceutical
5 12 (2.36%) Advertising
6 11 (2.16%) Games
7 9 (1.77%) Retail
7 9 (1.77%) Automotive
7 9 (1.77%) French Language
8 6 (1.18%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.79%) Retail Banking
9 4 (0.79%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.59%) German Language
10 3 (0.59%) Hindi Language
11 1 (0.20%) Electronics
11 1 (0.20%) Legal
11 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.20%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 282 (55.40%) .NET
2 242 (47.54%) HTML
3 231 (45.38%) ASP.NET
4 202 (39.69%) jQuery
5 199 (39.10%) CSS
6 145 (28.49%) ASP.NET MVC
7 79 (15.52%) .NET Framework
8 77 (15.13%) HTML5
9 73 (14.34%) WCF
10 62 (12.18%) Entity Framework
11 60 (11.79%) Web Services
12 52 (10.22%) ASP.NET Web API
13 51 (10.02%) AngularJS
13 51 (10.02%) CSS3
14 42 (8.25%) XML
15 41 (8.06%) WPF
16 40 (7.86%) Ajax
17 32 (6.29%) XSLT
18 28 (5.50%) WinForms
19 27 (5.30%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.25%) User Experience
2 32 (6.29%) Computer Science
3 29 (5.70%) Mathematics
4 22 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (3.14%) N-Tier
6 13 (2.55%) Management Information System
6 13 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (2.36%) Visualisation
8 9 (1.77%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.57%) CMDB
9 8 (1.57%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.18%) Xbox
10 6 (1.18%) AS400
11 5 (0.98%) W3C
11 5 (0.98%) Physics
11 5 (0.98%) Data Centre
12 4 (0.79%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.79%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.39%) Photography
14 1 (0.20%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 73 (14.34%) Windows
2 19 (3.73%) Linux
3 17 (3.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (2.16%) Android
5 9 (1.77%) UNIX
6 7 (1.38%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.98%) AIX
8 3 (0.59%) OpenVMS
8 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (43.61%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (38.11%) MVC
3 88 (17.29%) Scrum
4 77 (15.13%) TDD
5 61 (11.98%) Web Development
6 55 (10.81%) E-Commerce
7 48 (9.43%) OO
7 48 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
8 45 (8.84%) Software Engineering
9 36 (7.07%) BDD
10 30 (5.89%) SDLC
11 27 (5.30%) CRM
12 24 (4.72%) UML
12 24 (4.72%) OOP
13 23 (4.52%) Mentoring
14 19 (3.73%) ETL
14 19 (3.73%) Data Modelling
14 19 (3.73%) Kanban
14 19 (3.73%) Unit Testing
15 18 (3.54%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 274 (53.83%) C#
2 253 (49.71%) JavaScript
3 188 (36.94%) SQL
4 60 (11.79%) T-SQL
5 51 (10.02%) Java
6 36 (7.07%) PL/SQL
6 36 (7.07%) VB.NET
7 34 (6.68%) PHP
8 24 (4.72%) C++
9 23 (4.52%) Ruby
10 17 (3.34%) VB
11 13 (2.55%) PowerShell
12 9 (1.77%) VB6
13 6 (1.18%) COBOL
13 6 (1.18%) RPG
14 5 (0.98%) C
14 5 (0.98%) VBA
15 4 (0.79%) VC++
16 3 (0.59%) Apex Code
16 3 (0.59%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 43 (8.45%) Degree
2 12 (2.36%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.98%) PhD
5 1 (0.20%) MCP
5 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.20%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.96%) SLA
2 5 (0.98%) WCAG
3 4 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 13 (2.55%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.79%) VMware ESX
2 4 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (2.16%) logstash
2 9 (1.77%) MOM
Vendors
1 108 (21.22%) Microsoft
2 44 (8.64%) Oracle
3 15 (2.95%) Adobe
4 11 (2.16%) Facebook
5 10 (1.96%) LANDesk
6 8 (1.57%) Cognos
7 7 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (1.38%) Remedy
7 7 (1.38%) IBM
7 7 (1.38%) Nintex
8 5 (0.98%) VMware
8 5 (0.98%) Telerik
8 5 (0.98%) Cisco
9 4 (0.79%) Google
9 4 (0.79%) Hyperion
9 4 (0.79%) Xamarin
9 4 (0.79%) Tieto
10 3 (0.59%) Zend
10 3 (0.59%) EPiServer
10 3 (0.59%) Intel
Sandy, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: Up to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension,Healthcare,holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + PENSION
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Montash
Salary: £44000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + Hols, pension, Health
Posted: 5 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + Bens - health, excellent pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Woburn, Bedfordshire
Love 2 Recruit
Posted: 9 days ago