The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 83 92 84
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 4 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.47% 0.100% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.10% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 8
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programmer
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
808 969 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.72% 96.42% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 712 862 849
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region that featured Programmer in the job title.

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Programmer
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Programmer across the Bedfordshire region.

Programmer Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Programmer
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -17 4 £35,000 -6.66%
Programmer
East of England

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 5 (55.56%) WinForms
2 5 (55.56%) WCF
3 4 (44.44%) HTML5
3 4 (44.44%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) SOA
3 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
4 3 (33.33%) Internet
4 3 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) Retail
5 2 (22.22%) Web Development
5 2 (22.22%) Micro Focus
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) Unix
5 2 (22.22%) MySQL
5 2 (22.22%) COBOL
5 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (22.22%) User Experience
5 2 (22.22%) Front End Development

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 5 (55.56%) WCF
2 5 (55.56%) WinForms
3 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (44.44%) HTML5
3 4 (44.44%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Scrum
1 4 (44.44%) SOA
2 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
3 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) COBOL
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Micro Focus
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft