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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 6 8 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 290 197 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 22.04% 17.03% 23.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.33% 17.91% 24.41%
Number of salaries quoted 275 186 217
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1243 1100 1012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.45% 95.07% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1156 964 835
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -2 148 £45,000 +7.78% 18
Luton +9 65 £41,500 +3.75% 13
Leighton Buzzard - 10 £41,250 - 3
Dunstable +14 5 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 335 (62.97%) .NET
2 311 (58.46%) SQL Server
3 306 (57.52%) C#
4 248 (46.62%) ASP.NET
5 215 (40.41%) SQL
6 214 (40.23%) JavaScript
7 212 (39.85%) HTML
8 187 (35.15%) Microsoft
9 179 (33.65%) MVC
10 166 (31.20%) CSS
11 133 (25.00%) Windows
11 133 (25.00%) jQuery
12 123 (23.12%) Web Services
13 122 (22.93%) WCF
13 122 (22.93%) ASP.NET MVC
14 121 (22.74%) TDD
15 113 (21.24%) Relational Database
16 109 (20.49%) SQL Server 2008
17 99 (18.61%) T-SQL
18 98 (18.42%) XML
19 96 (18.05%) Software Engineering
20 94 (17.67%) Scrum
21 92 (17.29%) Ajax
22 91 (17.11%) WinForms
23 89 (16.73%) Team Foundation Server
24 88 (16.54%) .NET Framework
25 84 (15.79%) WPF
25 84 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
25 84 (15.79%) Visual Studio
26 80 (15.04%) OO

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 51 (9.59%) SharePoint
2 21 (3.95%) WebSphere
3 18 (3.38%) CMS
4 17 (3.20%) Apache
5 16 (3.01%) BizTalk Server
6 15 (2.82%) WebSphere Application Server
7 12 (2.26%) SharePoint 2010
8 11 (2.07%) SharePoint 2013
9 10 (1.88%) IIS
10 9 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
11 8 (1.50%) Node.js
11 8 (1.50%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.94%) Papyrus
13 2 (0.38%) WordPress
13 2 (0.38%) ColdFusion
14 1 (0.19%) MQSeries
14 1 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 62 (11.65%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.07%) MS Office
2 11 (2.07%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (1.13%) Mingle
4 6 (1.13%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.94%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (0.94%) Exstream
3 4 (0.75%) Magento
4 3 (0.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.63%) SaaS
2 4 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.07%) Internet
2 8 (1.50%) Intranet
3 2 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.19%) FTP
4 1 (0.19%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 311 (58.46%) SQL Server
2 113 (21.24%) Relational Database
3 109 (20.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 52 (9.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 47 (8.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 47 (8.83%) SQL Server 2005
6 28 (5.26%) DB2
7 27 (5.08%) MySQL
8 23 (4.32%) Crystal Reports
8 23 (4.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 22 (4.14%) RDBMS
10 17 (3.20%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (1.13%) RavenDB
13 6 (1.13%) Neo4j
13 6 (1.13%) SQLite
14 5 (0.94%) SQL Server 2000
14 5 (0.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 5 (0.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 89 (16.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 84 (15.79%) Visual Studio
3 61 (11.47%) NUnit
4 53 (9.96%) MSTest
5 49 (9.21%) Subversion
6 38 (7.14%) Moq
7 27 (5.08%) Rhino Mocks
8 23 (4.32%) Eclipse
9 15 (2.82%) MyEclipse
10 13 (2.44%) TeamCity
11 11 (2.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 11 (2.07%) Git (software)
12 9 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 6 (1.13%) Visual Studio Team System
14 4 (0.75%) MSBuild
14 4 (0.75%) JUnit
15 3 (0.56%) ReSharper
16 1 (0.19%) Dreamweaver
16 1 (0.19%) Xcode
16 1 (0.19%) JIRA
General
1 36 (6.77%) Finance
2 15 (2.82%) Marketing
3 12 (2.26%) Retail
4 11 (2.07%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.50%) Front Office
6 6 (1.13%) Legal
7 5 (0.94%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.75%) Advertising
9 3 (0.56%) Banking
10 2 (0.38%) Automotive
11 1 (0.19%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 335 (62.97%) .NET
2 248 (46.62%) ASP.NET
3 212 (39.85%) HTML
4 166 (31.20%) CSS
5 133 (25.00%) jQuery
6 123 (23.12%) Web Services
7 122 (22.93%) WCF
7 122 (22.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 98 (18.42%) XML
9 92 (17.29%) Ajax
10 91 (17.11%) WinForms
11 88 (16.54%) .NET Framework
12 84 (15.79%) WPF
13 68 (12.78%) Silverlight
14 64 (12.03%) HTML5
15 52 (9.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 50 (9.40%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 50 (9.40%) LINQ
17 49 (9.21%) JSP
18 36 (6.77%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 50 (9.40%) N-Tier
2 28 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 22 (4.14%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (4.14%) Inversion of Control
4 17 (3.20%) Management Information System
5 14 (2.63%) Open Source
6 12 (2.26%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.13%) Social Network
8 5 (0.94%) EFT
8 5 (0.94%) Tandem
8 5 (0.94%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.75%) Mathematics
9 4 (0.75%) Physics
9 4 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.56%) New Media
11 2 (0.38%) EMV
11 2 (0.38%) W3C
12 1 (0.19%) Thin Client
12 1 (0.19%) NHS
12 1 (0.19%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 133 (25.00%) Windows
2 44 (8.27%) UNIX
3 41 (7.71%) Linux
4 14 (2.63%) AIX
5 6 (1.13%) CentOS
6 5 (0.94%) Solaris
6 5 (0.94%) Windows XP
6 5 (0.94%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.56%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.19%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (33.65%) MVC
2 121 (22.74%) TDD
3 96 (18.05%) Software Engineering
4 94 (17.67%) Scrum
5 84 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 80 (15.04%) OO
7 78 (14.66%) Web Development
8 53 (9.96%) Continuous Integration
9 49 (9.21%) OOD
10 41 (7.71%) Multithreading
11 39 (7.33%) E-Commerce
12 35 (6.58%) Project Management
12 35 (6.58%) Unit Testing
13 27 (5.08%) Web Application Development
14 25 (4.70%) Migration
15 24 (4.51%) Dependency Injection
15 24 (4.51%) Kanban
16 22 (4.14%) MVVM
17 20 (3.76%) Analytics
18 19 (3.57%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 306 (57.52%) C#
2 215 (40.41%) SQL
3 214 (40.23%) JavaScript
4 99 (18.61%) T-SQL
5 79 (14.85%) Java
6 38 (7.14%) PHP
7 32 (6.02%) VB.NET
8 23 (4.32%) Python
9 20 (3.76%) Perl
10 16 (3.01%) C
11 14 (2.63%) VB
12 13 (2.44%) PL/SQL
12 13 (2.44%) C++
13 11 (2.07%) XAML
13 11 (2.07%) PowerShell
14 10 (1.88%) Ruby
15 9 (1.69%) VBA
16 7 (1.32%) VB6
17 5 (0.94%) Delphi
17 5 (0.94%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 54 (10.15%) Degree
2 15 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.69%) MCSD
3 9 (1.69%) MCTS
4 8 (1.50%) MCP
4 8 (1.50%) MCAD
5 2 (0.38%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.19%) MCSE
6 1 (0.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.56%) SLA
1 3 (0.56%) QA
2 1 (0.19%) WAI
2 1 (0.19%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.94%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (1.13%) MOM
2 2 (0.38%) Puppet
2 2 (0.38%) Capistrano
2 2 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.38%) WMI
Vendors
1 187 (35.15%) Microsoft
2 45 (8.46%) Oracle
3 33 (6.20%) JBoss
4 10 (1.88%) Sunopsis
5 9 (1.69%) Red Hat
6 7 (1.32%) VMware
7 6 (1.13%) Facebook
7 6 (1.13%) Twitter
8 5 (0.94%) HP
9 4 (0.75%) Adobe
9 4 (0.75%) SAP
10 3 (0.56%) Business Objects
10 3 (0.56%) Cognos
10 3 (0.56%) hybris
11 2 (0.38%) Trapeze
11 2 (0.38%) XMPie
11 2 (0.38%) Zend
11 2 (0.38%) Sun
11 2 (0.38%) Informatica
12 1 (0.19%) IBM
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-40k
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 23days
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 23days
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum +corporate benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + great benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits - Strong!
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: 5 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago