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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 3 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 259 181 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 22.62% 16.81% 21.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.67% 17.68% 22.43%
Number of salaries quoted 241 167 173
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1094 1024 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.55% 95.08% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 950 935 753
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £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 22 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 22 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 +6 102 £45,000 +18.42% 21
Luton +2 67 £44,000 +21.37% 5
Dunstable - 17 £41,500 - 3
Leighton Buzzard +3 10 £31,000 -20.51% 2
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 385 (69.87%) .NET
2 345 (62.61%) SQL Server
3 344 (62.43%) C#
4 320 (58.08%) ASP.NET
5 256 (46.46%) JavaScript
6 235 (42.65%) SQL
7 212 (38.48%) HTML
8 195 (35.39%) Microsoft
9 194 (35.21%) MVC
10 173 (31.40%) CSS
11 160 (29.04%) Windows
12 154 (27.95%) WCF
13 140 (25.41%) jQuery
14 134 (24.32%) Scrum
15 126 (22.87%) TDD
16 125 (22.69%) SQL Server 2008
17 123 (22.32%) T-SQL
18 118 (21.42%) Web Services
19 117 (21.23%) .NET Framework
20 113 (20.51%) Visual Studio
21 112 (20.33%) ASP.NET MVC
22 103 (18.69%) Relational Database
23 101 (18.33%) WPF
24 98 (17.79%) Team Foundation Server
25 97 (17.60%) Software Engineering
26 96 (17.42%) XML
27 89 (16.15%) Ajax
28 88 (15.97%) Java
29 87 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
30 79 (14.34%) WinForms

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 78 (14.16%) SharePoint
2 34 (6.17%) BizTalk Server
2 34 (6.17%) CMS
3 21 (3.81%) SharePoint 2010
4 19 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 19 (3.45%) WebSphere
5 16 (2.90%) IIS
6 15 (2.72%) WebSphere Application Server
7 12 (2.18%) SharePoint Server
8 9 (1.63%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.91%) Papyrus
10 4 (0.73%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
11 3 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.54%) ColdFusion
12 2 (0.36%) Node.js
12 2 (0.36%) Apache
12 2 (0.36%) MQSeries
13 1 (0.18%) SugarCRM
13 1 (0.18%) Drupal
13 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 72 (13.07%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.72%) Photoshop
3 14 (2.54%) Fireworks
3 14 (2.54%) Adobe Illustrator
4 12 (2.18%) MS Office
5 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (0.91%) Exstream
2 3 (0.54%) Magento
3 2 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.18%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.18%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.36%) Internet
2 6 (1.09%) Intranet
3 2 (0.36%) FTP
3 2 (0.36%) HTTP
4 1 (0.18%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 345 (62.61%) SQL Server
2 125 (22.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 103 (18.69%) Relational Database
4 71 (12.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 52 (9.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 47 (8.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 35 (6.35%) Crystal Reports
8 23 (4.17%) DB2
9 22 (3.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 22 (3.99%) Oracle Reports
10 17 (3.09%) RDBMS
11 10 (1.81%) SQL Server 2000
12 8 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (1.45%) MySQL
12 8 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 3 (0.54%) BusinessObjects XI
14 3 (0.54%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 2 (0.36%) Cognos Report Studio
15 2 (0.36%) ActiveReports
Development Applications
1 113 (20.51%) Visual Studio
2 98 (17.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 69 (12.52%) Subversion
4 50 (9.07%) MSTest
4 50 (9.07%) NUnit
5 33 (5.99%) Moq
6 23 (4.17%) TeamCity
7 22 (3.99%) Rhino Mocks
8 17 (3.09%) Eclipse
9 15 (2.72%) MyEclipse
10 14 (2.54%) Git (software)
10 14 (2.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 8 (1.45%) JIRA
12 7 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 6 (1.09%) JUnit
14 2 (0.36%) Visual Studio Team System
15 1 (0.18%) Maven
15 1 (0.18%) ReSharper
15 1 (0.18%) Selenium
15 1 (0.18%) MSBuild
General
1 40 (7.26%) Finance
2 32 (5.81%) Retail
3 16 (2.90%) Banking
4 13 (2.36%) Marketing
5 11 (2.00%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.81%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.91%) Legal
8 4 (0.73%) Front Office
9 2 (0.36%) Advertising
10 1 (0.18%) Automotive
10 1 (0.18%) Law
10 1 (0.18%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 385 (69.87%) .NET
2 320 (58.08%) ASP.NET
3 212 (38.48%) HTML
4 173 (31.40%) CSS
5 154 (27.95%) WCF
6 140 (25.41%) jQuery
7 118 (21.42%) Web Services
8 117 (21.23%) .NET Framework
9 112 (20.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 101 (18.33%) WPF
11 96 (17.42%) XML
12 89 (16.15%) Ajax
13 79 (14.34%) WinForms
14 70 (12.70%) Silverlight
15 68 (12.34%) LINQ
15 68 (12.34%) HTML5
15 68 (12.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 58 (10.53%) JSP
17 36 (6.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 32 (5.81%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.08%) N-Tier
2 24 (4.36%) Computer Science
3 18 (3.27%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (3.09%) Inversion of Control
5 11 (2.00%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.63%) Client/Server
6 9 (1.63%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.27%) EMV
7 7 (1.27%) Mathematics
8 5 (0.91%) Tandem
9 4 (0.73%) Physics
9 4 (0.73%) Social Network
9 4 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.54%) EFT
10 3 (0.54%) NHS
11 2 (0.36%) Social Media
11 2 (0.36%) AS400
12 1 (0.18%) Web 2.0
12 1 (0.18%) EPoS
12 1 (0.18%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 160 (29.04%) Windows
2 33 (5.99%) UNIX
3 19 (3.45%) Linux
4 8 (1.45%) AIX
5 5 (0.91%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.36%) Android
7 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.18%) Solaris
7 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (35.21%) MVC
2 134 (24.32%) Scrum
3 126 (22.87%) TDD
4 97 (17.60%) Software Engineering
5 87 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 73 (13.25%) OO
7 58 (10.53%) Web Development
8 47 (8.53%) Project Management
8 47 (8.53%) Continuous Integration
9 45 (8.17%) Multithreading
9 45 (8.17%) OOD
10 42 (7.62%) E-Commerce
11 38 (6.90%) Product Management
12 29 (5.26%) Configuration Management
13 27 (4.90%) Business Analysis
14 26 (4.72%) Root Cause Analysis
15 24 (4.36%) Migration
16 22 (3.99%) Software Architecture
17 21 (3.81%) ETL
17 21 (3.81%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 344 (62.43%) C#
2 256 (46.46%) JavaScript
3 235 (42.65%) SQL
4 123 (22.32%) T-SQL
5 88 (15.97%) Java
6 73 (13.25%) VB.NET
7 38 (6.90%) VB
8 26 (4.72%) C
9 24 (4.36%) PHP
10 20 (3.63%) C++
11 19 (3.45%) VB6
12 13 (2.36%) XAML
13 11 (2.00%) Python
14 8 (1.45%) Groovy
15 5 (0.91%) PL/SQL
16 4 (0.73%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.73%) VBA
16 4 (0.73%) PowerHouse
17 2 (0.36%) XPath
17 2 (0.36%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 50 (9.07%) Degree
2 4 (0.73%) PhD
2 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (0.73%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.09%) QA
1 6 (1.09%) HL7
2 3 (0.54%) SLA
3 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.18%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (2.18%) MOM
2 1 (0.18%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 195 (35.39%) Microsoft
2 38 (6.90%) Oracle
3 30 (5.44%) JBoss
4 8 (1.45%) Sunopsis
4 8 (1.45%) Red Hat
4 8 (1.45%) Perforce
5 7 (1.27%) Adobe
6 5 (0.91%) HP
6 5 (0.91%) IBM
6 5 (0.91%) Business Objects
7 4 (0.73%) Facebook
7 4 (0.73%) Twitter
7 4 (0.73%) XMPie
7 4 (0.73%) hybris
7 4 (0.73%) Sun
7 4 (0.73%) VMware
8 3 (0.54%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.36%) Trapeze
9 2 (0.36%) Cognos
9 2 (0.36%) Software AG
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum bens inc. pension & share option sch
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Cotterell-gifford
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Profile 29 Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits (see advert)
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £25000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits/Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
ALFA IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Michael Page Digital
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago