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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 73 75 82
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 3 18 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.44% 1.98% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 2.02% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 24
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £42,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software 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
660 893 1142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.77% 98.35% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 565 794 966
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 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
Bedford +3 2 £45,000 +28.57%
Software Developer
East of England

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (66.67%) HTML
2 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 12 (66.67%) Degree
3 10 (55.56%) Computer Science
4 8 (44.44%) HTML5
4 8 (44.44%) jQuery
4 8 (44.44%) Web Development
4 8 (44.44%) Windows
5 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
5 7 (38.89%) WCF
6 6 (33.33%) Prototyping
6 6 (33.33%) WPF
6 6 (33.33%) Silverlight
6 6 (33.33%) Mathematics
6 6 (33.33%) Physics
6 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (33.33%) PhD
6 6 (33.33%) Games
7 5 (27.78%) VB.NET
7 5 (27.78%) CSS
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
8 4 (22.22%) MVC
8 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
9 3 (16.67%) Presales
9 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
9 3 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis

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 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 12 (66.67%) HTML
3 8 (44.44%) HTML5
3 8 (44.44%) jQuery
4 7 (38.89%) WCF
5 6 (33.33%) Silverlight
5 6 (33.33%) WPF
6 5 (27.78%) CSS
7 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
8 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (16.67%) J2EE
8 3 (16.67%) Web Services
8 3 (16.67%) WinForms
9 2 (11.11%) Ajax
9 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
10 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (5.56%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 6 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 6 (33.33%) Physics
3 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Web Development
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (22.22%) MVC
4 3 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (16.67%) Identity Management
4 3 (16.67%) Information Security
4 3 (16.67%) OO
4 3 (16.67%) Presales
4 3 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (5.56%) SDLC
6 1 (5.56%) SOLID
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.56%) User Stories
6 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) VB.NET
4 3 (16.67%) Java
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) VB
5 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Degree
2 6 (33.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £21 - £30 upon experience - good benefits
Posted: 21 days ago