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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 240 286 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 20.91% 21.80% 17.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.96% 23.06% 17.89%
Number of salaries quoted 190 271 186
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
1093 1240 1101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.21% 94.51% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 831 1156 965
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,100 £56,500
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +6 93 £45,000 +8.43% 13
Bedford +6 68 £38,000 -15.55% 9
Leighton Buzzard -2 13 £30,000 -33.33%
Dunstable +6 8 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Shefford - 2 £46,250 -
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 240 (57.69%) .NET
2 209 (50.24%) C#
3 203 (48.80%) SQL Server
4 193 (46.39%) ASP.NET
5 192 (46.15%) JavaScript
6 173 (41.59%) HTML
6 173 (41.59%) MVC
7 164 (39.42%) Agile Software Development
8 141 (33.89%) SQL
9 140 (33.65%) jQuery
10 130 (31.25%) CSS
11 119 (28.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 111 (26.68%) Microsoft
13 80 (19.23%) Scrum
14 71 (17.07%) MS Excel
15 64 (15.38%) TDD
15 64 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
16 63 (15.14%) Windows
17 60 (14.42%) WCF
18 57 (13.70%) .NET Framework
19 53 (12.74%) HTML5
20 51 (12.26%) Visual Studio
21 49 (11.78%) Web Development
21 49 (11.78%) Team Foundation Server
22 47 (11.30%) Web Services
23 46 (11.06%) E-Commerce
24 45 (10.82%) T-SQL
25 43 (10.34%) Java
25 43 (10.34%) Git (software)
26 42 (10.10%) OO

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (8.65%) SharePoint
2 26 (6.25%) CMS
3 11 (2.64%) Node.js
4 10 (2.40%) NServiceBus
4 10 (2.40%) Tomcat
5 8 (1.92%) JBoss
5 8 (1.92%) WordPress
6 6 (1.44%) Mule
6 6 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (1.44%) Mule ESB
6 6 (1.44%) IIS
7 5 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.48%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.24%) Drupal
9 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.24%) Moodle
Applications
1 71 (17.07%) MS Excel
2 18 (4.33%) MS Office
3 9 (2.16%) Photoshop
4 7 (1.68%) MS Project
5 2 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.48%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (5.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.44%) Cognos TM1
3 5 (1.20%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (1.20%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (1.20%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (1.20%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (1.20%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (1.20%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (1.20%) Oracle Assets
3 5 (1.20%) Oracle iProcurement
4 4 (0.96%) Cognos Planning
5 3 (0.72%) Magento
6 1 (0.24%) Tridion
6 1 (0.24%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.24%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.64%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.44%) SaaS
4 5 (1.20%) Boomi
5 3 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.48%) Force.com
6 2 (0.48%) Heroku
6 2 (0.48%) Office 365
7 1 (0.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.09%) Internet
2 11 (2.64%) Intranet
3 4 (0.96%) AMQP
4 3 (0.72%) LAN
5 1 (0.24%) DHCP
5 1 (0.24%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (48.80%) SQL Server
2 64 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (6.01%) SQL Server 2012
3 25 (6.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 25 (6.01%) MySQL
4 22 (5.29%) Relational Database
5 19 (4.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (4.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (4.09%) Crystal Reports
8 13 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (2.88%) OLAP
9 12 (2.88%) OLAP Cube
10 10 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (1.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 7 (1.68%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 6 (1.44%) Oracle Database
12 6 (1.44%) NoSQL
13 5 (1.20%) RDBMS
14 4 (0.96%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 51 (12.26%) Visual Studio
2 49 (11.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 43 (10.34%) Git (software)
4 26 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks
5 22 (5.29%) TeamCity
5 22 (5.29%) NUnit
6 17 (4.09%) Moq
7 14 (3.37%) JIRA
8 12 (2.88%) Subversion
9 11 (2.64%) NSubstitute
10 10 (2.40%) FinalBuilder
10 10 (2.40%) SpecFlow
10 10 (2.40%) Jasmine
10 10 (2.40%) Log4Net
11 6 (1.44%) MSTest
12 4 (0.96%) Xcode
12 4 (0.96%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.96%) Bugzilla
12 4 (0.96%) Jenkins
13 3 (0.72%) Axure RP
General
1 35 (8.41%) Finance
2 13 (3.13%) Banking
3 11 (2.64%) Marketing
4 9 (2.16%) Automotive
5 6 (1.44%) Advertising
6 5 (1.20%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.72%) French Language
7 3 (0.72%) Publishing
7 3 (0.72%) Retail
7 3 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.72%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.72%) Back Office
8 1 (0.24%) Electronics
8 1 (0.24%) Legal
8 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (57.69%) .NET
2 193 (46.39%) ASP.NET
3 173 (41.59%) HTML
4 140 (33.65%) jQuery
5 130 (31.25%) CSS
6 119 (28.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 60 (14.42%) WCF
8 57 (13.70%) .NET Framework
9 53 (12.74%) HTML5
10 47 (11.30%) Web Services
11 38 (9.13%) CSS3
12 36 (8.65%) Entity Framework
12 36 (8.65%) XML
12 36 (8.65%) WinForms
13 33 (7.93%) Ajax
14 26 (6.25%) WPF
14 26 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 26 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
15 25 (6.01%) KnockoutJS
15 25 (6.01%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 40 (9.62%) User Experience
2 17 (4.09%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.09%) N-Tier
3 16 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 16 (3.85%) Visualisation
4 10 (2.40%) Mathematics
4 10 (2.40%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.92%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.68%) Data Structures
7 6 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.44%) Inversion of Control
8 5 (1.20%) W3C
8 5 (1.20%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.72%) AS400
10 1 (0.24%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.24%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.24%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.24%) iPad
10 1 (0.24%) Open Source
10 1 (0.24%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 63 (15.14%) Windows
2 14 (3.37%) Linux
3 11 (2.64%) Android
3 11 (2.64%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.44%) UNIX
6 5 (1.20%) AIX
7 3 (0.72%) OpenVMS
8 1 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (41.59%) MVC
2 164 (39.42%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (19.23%) Scrum
4 64 (15.38%) TDD
5 49 (11.78%) Web Development
6 46 (11.06%) E-Commerce
7 42 (10.10%) OO
7 42 (10.10%) Software Engineering
8 30 (7.21%) CRM
9 27 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
10 26 (6.25%) BDD
11 24 (5.77%) OOP
12 17 (4.09%) ETL
13 16 (3.85%) Web Application Development
14 15 (3.61%) OOD
15 14 (3.37%) Kanban
15 14 (3.37%) Multithreading
15 14 (3.37%) Mentoring
16 13 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (3.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 209 (50.24%) C#
2 192 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 141 (33.89%) SQL
4 45 (10.82%) T-SQL
5 43 (10.34%) Java
6 38 (9.13%) VB.NET
7 32 (7.69%) PHP
8 17 (4.09%) PL/SQL
9 16 (3.85%) VB
9 16 (3.85%) Ruby
10 15 (3.61%) C++
11 13 (3.13%) VB6
12 12 (2.88%) PowerShell
13 8 (1.92%) VC++
14 7 (1.68%) VBA
15 5 (1.20%) Python
15 5 (1.20%) Perl
16 4 (0.96%) Objective-C
17 3 (0.72%) RPG
17 3 (0.72%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 26 (6.25%) Degree
2 14 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.20%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.72%) MCP
5 2 (0.48%) MySQL Certification
6 1 (0.24%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.16%) SLA
2 4 (0.96%) QA
3 3 (0.72%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (1.20%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (2.40%) MOM
1 10 (2.40%) logstash
Vendors
1 111 (26.68%) Microsoft
2 24 (5.77%) Oracle
3 8 (1.92%) Cognos
3 8 (1.92%) Adobe
4 7 (1.68%) IBM
5 6 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (1.44%) Xamarin
5 6 (1.44%) MuleSoft
6 5 (1.20%) Facebook
6 5 (1.20%) LANDesk
6 5 (1.20%) Zend
6 5 (1.20%) Telerik
7 4 (0.96%) Hyperion
8 3 (0.72%) EPiServer
8 3 (0.72%) Tieto
8 3 (0.72%) hybris
9 2 (0.48%) SAP
9 2 (0.48%) BEA
10 1 (0.24%) Apple
10 1 (0.24%) Endeca
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k-35k + 20 Days Holiday + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + 21 Hol, Flex Time
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus (£7K) + Full Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 20% Bonus, 7% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Hols
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + + Bonus (7k) + Full Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension,Healthcare,holidays
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + pension, bonus, hols
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
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Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £57000 - £61500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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