The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 57 78 76
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 10 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.65% 0.64% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 0.67% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 17
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
583 747 1007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.05% 95.28% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 487 656 798
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Software Developer
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Bedford +14 4 £43,500 -19.06% 1
Luton +6 3 £50,000 +66.66%
Dunstable - 1 £45,000 -
Software Developer
East of England

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Software Developer 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (70.00%) C#
3 12 (60.00%) HTML
3 12 (60.00%) SQL
3 12 (60.00%) .NET
4 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (45.00%) CSS
6 8 (40.00%) AngularJS
7 6 (30.00%) MVC
8 5 (25.00%) HTML5
9 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (20.00%) Advertising
9 4 (20.00%) Scrum
9 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
10 3 (15.00%) C
10 3 (15.00%) Project Management
10 3 (15.00%) Degree
10 3 (15.00%) jQuery
10 3 (15.00%) CSS3
10 3 (15.00%) SDLC
10 3 (15.00%) User Stories
10 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
11 2 (10.00%) Virtual Team
11 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (10.00%) SOLID

Software Developer 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:

Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (20.00%) Advertising
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) .NET
1 12 (60.00%) HTML
2 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (45.00%) CSS
3 8 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 5 (25.00%) HTML5
5 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (15.00%) CSS3
6 3 (15.00%) jQuery
7 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (10.00%) Node.js
7 2 (10.00%) Web Services
8 1 (5.00%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) MVC
3 4 (20.00%) Scrum
3 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) SDLC
4 3 (15.00%) User Stories
5 2 (10.00%) BDD
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) Software Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) SOLID
5 2 (10.00%) TDD
5 2 (10.00%) Time Management
5 2 (10.00%) Web Development
6 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (5.00%) OOP
6 1 (5.00%) Pair Programming
6 1 (5.00%) Physics
6 1 (5.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (70.00%) C#
3 12 (60.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) C
4 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Apple
2 1 (5.00%) Xamarin
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus (7K) + Full Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cranfield, Bedfordshire
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Posted: 8 days ago
Bedford
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago