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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 6 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 208 200 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 19.40% 19.42% 19.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.51% 20.22% 19.78%
Number of salaries quoted 170 184 203
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £47,500 £51,625
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
1014 989 1112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.59% 96.02% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 776 908 982
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 6 March 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 6 March 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 +3 66 £37,750 -16.11% 5
Luton +6 65 £47,500 +26.66% 14
Leighton Buzzard -1 19 £50,000 +21.21% 2
Dunstable +4 5 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Shefford - 2 £46,250 -
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 260 (62.35%) .NET
2 220 (52.76%) C#
3 215 (51.56%) SQL Server
4 201 (48.20%) ASP.NET
5 174 (41.73%) JavaScript
6 166 (39.81%) MVC
6 166 (39.81%) Agile Software Development
7 151 (36.21%) HTML
8 149 (35.73%) SQL
9 138 (33.09%) Microsoft
10 130 (31.18%) jQuery
11 115 (27.58%) ASP.NET MVC
12 98 (23.50%) CSS
13 93 (22.30%) Scrum
14 76 (18.23%) MS Excel
15 75 (17.99%) WCF
16 69 (16.55%) TDD
17 67 (16.07%) SQL Server 2008
18 64 (15.35%) Web Services
19 63 (15.11%) Windows
20 61 (14.63%) Web Development
21 54 (12.95%) OO
21 54 (12.95%) Visual Studio
22 50 (11.99%) Team Foundation Server
23 49 (11.75%) HTML5
23 49 (11.75%) WinForms
24 47 (11.27%) .NET Framework
25 43 (10.31%) Software Engineering
25 43 (10.31%) Java
25 43 (10.31%) SharePoint

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 43 (10.31%) SharePoint
2 29 (6.95%) CMS
3 20 (4.80%) JBoss
4 13 (3.12%) NServiceBus
5 10 (2.40%) Tomcat
6 9 (2.16%) WebSphere
7 7 (1.68%) Mule
7 7 (1.68%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (1.68%) Node.js
8 6 (1.44%) WordPress
9 5 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.72%) MQSeries
11 3 (0.72%) IIS
12 1 (0.24%) Apache
12 1 (0.24%) Moodle
12 1 (0.24%) Drupal
Applications
1 76 (18.23%) MS Excel
2 23 (5.52%) MS Office
3 6 (1.44%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.44%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.44%) MS Project
4 2 (0.48%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (5.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (4.08%) Cognos TM1
3 10 (2.40%) Cognos Planning
4 5 (1.20%) Agresso
5 3 (0.72%) Magento
6 2 (0.48%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.48%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.48%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.48%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.24%) Tridion
7 1 (0.24%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.24%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.72%) SaaS
4 2 (0.48%) Office 365
4 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.08%) Internet
2 8 (1.92%) Intranet
3 4 (0.96%) AMQP
4 2 (0.48%) LAN
5 1 (0.24%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 215 (51.56%) SQL Server
2 67 (16.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (6.47%) Relational Database
4 25 (6.00%) MySQL
4 25 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 19 (4.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 16 (3.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (3.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (3.84%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (3.36%) Crystal Reports
8 9 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (1.92%) OLAP
9 8 (1.92%) OLAP Cube
10 7 (1.68%) DB2
11 6 (1.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (1.20%) MS Access
12 5 (1.20%) FileMaker
12 5 (1.20%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.96%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 54 (12.95%) Visual Studio
2 50 (11.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 40 (9.59%) Rhino Mocks
4 36 (8.63%) Git (software)
5 30 (7.19%) NUnit
6 28 (6.71%) Moq
7 22 (5.28%) TeamCity
8 15 (3.60%) JIRA
9 13 (3.12%) Log4Net
9 13 (3.12%) NSubstitute
9 13 (3.12%) FinalBuilder
9 13 (3.12%) SpecFlow
9 13 (3.12%) Jasmine
10 12 (2.88%) Subversion
10 12 (2.88%) MSTest
11 11 (2.64%) Eclipse
12 7 (1.68%) MyEclipse
13 3 (0.72%) JUnit
13 3 (0.72%) Xcode
14 2 (0.48%) Bugzilla
General
1 41 (9.83%) Finance
2 12 (2.88%) Automotive
3 10 (2.40%) Telecoms
4 8 (1.92%) Banking
5 5 (1.20%) Marketing
5 5 (1.20%) Games
5 5 (1.20%) Advertising
6 4 (0.96%) Retail
7 3 (0.72%) Publishing
7 3 (0.72%) Legal
7 3 (0.72%) Back Office
8 1 (0.24%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 260 (62.35%) .NET
2 201 (48.20%) ASP.NET
3 151 (36.21%) HTML
4 130 (31.18%) jQuery
5 115 (27.58%) ASP.NET MVC
6 98 (23.50%) CSS
7 75 (17.99%) WCF
8 64 (15.35%) Web Services
9 49 (11.75%) WinForms
9 49 (11.75%) HTML5
10 47 (11.27%) .NET Framework
11 40 (9.59%) XML
12 39 (9.35%) Ajax
13 38 (9.11%) WPF
14 35 (8.39%) Silverlight
15 28 (6.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 27 (6.47%) CSS3
17 26 (6.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 25 (6.00%) Castle Windsor
18 25 (6.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (7.67%) User Experience
2 24 (5.76%) Computer Science
3 17 (4.08%) N-Tier
4 13 (3.12%) Visualisation
4 13 (3.12%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (2.88%) Inversion of Control
6 11 (2.64%) Data Structures
7 10 (2.40%) Mathematics
8 9 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.68%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.44%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.20%) Physics
11 5 (1.20%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.72%) W3C
13 1 (0.24%) E-Learning
13 1 (0.24%) Taxonomies
13 1 (0.24%) RIA
13 1 (0.24%) iPhone
13 1 (0.24%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.24%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 63 (15.11%) Windows
2 16 (3.84%) Linux
3 13 (3.12%) UNIX
4 11 (2.64%) Android
4 11 (2.64%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.72%) AIX
5 3 (0.72%) OpenVMS
6 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (39.81%) MVC
1 166 (39.81%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (22.30%) Scrum
3 69 (16.55%) TDD
4 61 (14.63%) Web Development
5 54 (12.95%) OO
6 43 (10.31%) Software Engineering
7 41 (9.83%) E-Commerce
8 29 (6.95%) CRM
9 26 (6.24%) OOP
9 26 (6.24%) BDD
10 22 (5.28%) OOD
11 21 (5.04%) Web Application Development
12 18 (4.32%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (3.84%) MVVM
13 16 (3.84%) Multithreading
14 15 (3.60%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (3.36%) Unit Testing
15 14 (3.36%) Kanban
15 14 (3.36%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 220 (52.76%) C#
2 174 (41.73%) JavaScript
3 149 (35.73%) SQL
4 43 (10.31%) Java
5 42 (10.07%) T-SQL
5 42 (10.07%) VB.NET
6 31 (7.43%) PHP
7 19 (4.56%) VB
8 18 (4.32%) Ruby
9 15 (3.60%) PowerShell
10 12 (2.88%) VB6
11 11 (2.64%) C++
12 8 (1.92%) VC++
13 7 (1.68%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.68%) Perl
14 6 (1.44%) C
14 6 (1.44%) Python
14 6 (1.44%) VBA
15 3 (0.72%) XAML
15 3 (0.72%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 39 (9.35%) Degree
2 27 (6.47%) VCP4
3 14 (3.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.20%) PhD
5 3 (0.72%) MCP
5 3 (0.72%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.48%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.92%) SLA
2 3 (0.72%) QA
3 2 (0.48%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 15 (3.60%) MOM
2 13 (3.12%) logstash
Vendors
1 138 (33.09%) Microsoft
2 18 (4.32%) Cognos
2 18 (4.32%) IBM
3 16 (3.84%) Oracle
4 6 (1.44%) Adobe
5 5 (1.20%) Sitecore
5 5 (1.20%) Xamarin
6 4 (0.96%) LANDesk
6 4 (0.96%) Zend
6 4 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.72%) TIBCO
7 3 (0.72%) Apple
7 3 (0.72%) Sun
7 3 (0.72%) EPiServer
7 3 (0.72%) hybris
7 3 (0.72%) Facebook
7 3 (0.72%) Telerik
8 2 (0.48%) Hyperion
8 2 (0.48%) SAP
8 2 (0.48%) webMethods
Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + pension, bonus, hols
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bedfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 7 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Flexitime / Home Working
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus (£7K) + Full Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension,Healthcare,holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £22,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Flex Benefits, Pension, Bonus Scheme,
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 28-30k
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + pro-rata, + bonus, health, pens
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Flexible
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50k + benefits including ongoing Microsoft Certifications
Posted: 4 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 45k plus 12% pension, healthcare, flexitime and more
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
easyJet Airline
Posted: 11 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 11 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com
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