The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 34 45 29
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 47 60 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.81% 5.66% 7.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.37% 6.47% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 47 60 78
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £23,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £62,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Software Engineering
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
738 928 956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 91.22% 87.46% 82.91%
Number of salaries quoted 658 813 814
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 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 +13 37 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Luton -5 2 £22,500 -43.75% 2
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £23,750 - 1
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 60 (74.07%) .NET
2 58 (71.60%) C#
3 47 (58.02%) ASP.NET
4 39 (48.15%) SQL
5 37 (45.68%) C++
6 36 (44.44%) SQL Server
7 35 (43.21%) MVC
7 35 (43.21%) Degree
8 33 (40.74%) Computer Science
8 33 (40.74%) .NET Framework
9 32 (39.51%) Team Foundation Server
10 31 (38.27%) Agile Software Development
11 29 (35.80%) Microsoft
11 29 (35.80%) Web Services
12 28 (34.57%) Windows
12 28 (34.57%) Relational Database
13 27 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
14 25 (30.86%) Subversion
15 24 (29.63%) Visual Studio
15 24 (29.63%) T-SQL
15 24 (29.63%) JavaScript
16 23 (28.40%) HTML
16 23 (28.40%) WCF
16 23 (28.40%) SQL Server 2012
17 21 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 20 (24.69%) SQL Server 2008
19 18 (22.22%) Multithreading
19 18 (22.22%) Linux
20 16 (19.75%) Scrum
21 15 (18.52%) Mathematics

Software Engineering
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 1 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.23%) IIS
1 1 (1.23%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (8.64%) SaaS
3 3 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) LDAP
1 2 (2.47%) RFID
1 2 (2.47%) RS-232
1 2 (2.47%) RS-485
1 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 28 (34.57%) Relational Database
3 23 (28.40%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (24.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.47%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.23%) MySQL
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 32 (39.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (30.86%) Subversion
3 24 (29.63%) Visual Studio
4 13 (16.05%) Git (software)
5 6 (7.41%) Grunt
5 6 (7.41%) gulp
5 6 (7.41%) Selenium
6 2 (2.47%) NUnit
7 1 (1.23%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.23%) MSTest
7 1 (1.23%) NCrunch
7 1 (1.23%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (16.05%) Aerospace
2 8 (9.88%) Avionics
2 8 (9.88%) Games
3 2 (2.47%) Electronics
4 1 (1.23%) Automotive
4 1 (1.23%) Banking
4 1 (1.23%) Finance
4 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (56.79%) Developer
2 37 (45.68%) .NET Developer
3 36 (44.44%) C# Developer
4 35 (43.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (40.74%) Software Engineer
6 23 (28.40%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 22 (27.16%) C++ Software Engineer
8 13 (16.05%) Senior Developer
9 12 (14.81%) Senior .NET Developer
10 11 (13.58%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 11 (13.58%) Senior C# Developer
11 10 (12.35%) C# Software Engineer
12 9 (11.11%) Web Developer
13 8 (9.88%) .NET Software Engineer
13 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET Developer
13 8 (9.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 7 (8.64%) Cloud Engineer
14 7 (8.64%) Cloud Software Engineer
15 6 (7.41%) .NET Web Developer
15 6 (7.41%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (74.07%) .NET
2 47 (58.02%) ASP.NET
3 33 (40.74%) .NET Framework
4 29 (35.80%) Web Services
5 27 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (28.40%) HTML
6 23 (28.40%) WCF
7 21 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 15 (18.52%) CSS
9 11 (13.58%) HTML5
9 11 (13.58%) jQuery
10 10 (12.35%) AngularJS
10 10 (12.35%) Entity Framework
11 8 (9.88%) CSS3
11 8 (9.88%) MFC
12 6 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (7.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 6 (7.41%) OpenGL
12 6 (7.41%) STL
13 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 33 (40.74%) Computer Science
2 15 (18.52%) Mathematics
3 10 (12.35%) Physics
4 9 (11.11%) Robotics
5 4 (4.94%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.70%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.47%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.47%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (2.47%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.47%) Wiki
8 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (34.57%) Windows
2 18 (22.22%) Linux
3 3 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (43.21%) MVC
2 31 (38.27%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (22.22%) Multithreading
4 16 (19.75%) Scrum
5 13 (16.05%) Web Development
6 10 (12.35%) TDD
7 9 (11.11%) OO
7 9 (11.11%) SDLC
8 8 (9.88%) Data Migration
8 8 (9.88%) Migration
9 7 (8.64%) Embedded Software Development
10 6 (7.41%) Automated Testing
11 5 (6.17%) Configuration Management
11 5 (6.17%) Data Protection
11 5 (6.17%) Identity Access Management
11 5 (6.17%) Identity Management
11 5 (6.17%) Information Security
12 4 (4.94%) Continuous Delivery
12 4 (4.94%) OOD
12 4 (4.94%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 58 (71.60%) C#
2 39 (48.15%) SQL
3 37 (45.68%) C++
4 24 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 24 (29.63%) T-SQL
5 13 (16.05%) Java
6 7 (8.64%) Python
7 4 (4.94%) C
7 4 (4.94%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.70%) VB
9 2 (2.47%) Assembly Language
9 2 (2.47%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (43.21%) Degree
2 11 (13.58%) PhD
3 6 (7.41%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.94%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.47%) Firmware
2 1 (1.23%) Docker
Vendors
1 29 (35.80%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.70%) Oracle
2 3 (3.70%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.47%) CA
3 2 (2.47%) Dell
3 2 (2.47%) EMC
3 2 (2.47%) IBM
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum Upto £38,000
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £21,500 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 6 days ago
Home Counties, Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21,500 + benefits inc pension & share option scheme
Posted: 11 days ago
Home Counties, Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21,500 + benefits inc pension & share option scheme
Posted: 11 days ago
Home Counties, Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21,500 + benefits inc pension & share option scheme
Posted: 11 days ago
Bedford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago