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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 68 75 59
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 9 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.32% 1.06% 2.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 1.11% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 19
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
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
649 814 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.02% 95.88% 95.68%
Number of salaries quoted 570 735 728
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £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
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 17 January 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
Luton - 4 £50,000 -
Dunstable - 2 £45,000 -
Bedford +14 1 £55,000 -
Software Developer
East of England

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 11 (68.75%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) .NET
3 10 (62.50%) SQL
4 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
4 9 (56.25%) CSS
5 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (37.50%) MVC
6 6 (37.50%) AngularJS
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (25.00%) jQuery
8 4 (25.00%) HTML5
8 4 (25.00%) Advertising
8 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 3 (18.75%) C
9 3 (18.75%) Web Services
9 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
9 3 (18.75%) Scrum
10 2 (12.50%) Virtual Team
10 2 (12.50%) CSS3
10 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (12.50%) Banking
10 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (12.50%) Degree
10 2 (12.50%) Web Development
10 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
10 2 (12.50%) CRM

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 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (25.00%) Advertising
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) .NET
1 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
2 9 (56.25%) CSS
3 6 (37.50%) AngularJS
4 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (25.00%) HTML5
5 4 (25.00%) jQuery
6 3 (18.75%) Web Services
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (12.50%) CSS3
8 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
8 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET
8 1 (6.25%) Ajax
8 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
8 1 (6.25%) OAuth
8 1 (6.25%) OpenID
8 1 (6.25%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Virtual Team
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
1 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (18.75%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.25%) BDD
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (6.25%) OO
5 1 (6.25%) OOP
5 1 (6.25%) Pair Programming
5 1 (6.25%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) SOLID
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 11 (68.75%) C#
3 10 (62.50%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) C
4 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Apple
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