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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 28 36 40
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 62 61 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 7.27% 6.07% 5.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.95% 6.88% 6.87%
Number of salaries quoted 58 59 51
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,550 £30,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £51,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
780 887 815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 91.44% 88.26% 82.07%
Number of salaries quoted 686 789 718
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +9.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 9 December 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 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 -9 34 £55,000 +15.78%
Bedford 0 22 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 73 (70.19%) C#
2 72 (69.23%) .NET
3 64 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (58.65%) ASP.NET
5 52 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 51 (49.04%) MVC
6 51 (49.04%) Scrum
7 47 (45.19%) HTML
8 45 (43.27%) Degree
9 44 (42.31%) Web Development
10 42 (40.38%) AngularJS
11 38 (36.54%) Computer Science
11 38 (36.54%) Git (software)
12 36 (34.62%) C++
12 36 (34.62%) CSS
13 35 (33.65%) jQuery
14 32 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
15 31 (29.81%) .NET Framework
16 28 (26.92%) HTML5
17 27 (25.96%) ASP.NET MVC
17 27 (25.96%) Computer Vision
17 27 (25.96%) SQL Server
18 25 (24.04%) CSS3
19 24 (23.08%) Kanban
20 23 (22.12%) SQL
21 22 (21.15%) Microsoft
21 22 (21.15%) TDD
22 19 (18.27%) Entity Framework
23 18 (17.31%) BDD
23 18 (17.31%) Grunt

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 3 (2.88%) IIS
2 2 (1.92%) Apache
2 2 (1.92%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (10.58%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (5.77%) SaaS
4 5 (4.81%) PaaS
5 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.62%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.92%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (25.96%) SQL Server
2 16 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 11 (10.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.92%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 38 (36.54%) Git (software)
2 32 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (17.31%) Grunt
3 18 (17.31%) gulp
4 16 (15.38%) Subversion
5 9 (8.65%) Jenkins
5 9 (8.65%) Visual Studio
6 8 (7.69%) JIRA
7 7 (6.73%) TeamCity
8 6 (5.77%) Selenium
9 4 (3.85%) NUnit
9 4 (3.85%) SpecFlow
10 3 (2.88%) Rational DOORS
10 3 (2.88%) Rational Rhapsody
11 2 (1.92%) JUnit
11 2 (1.92%) Mercurial
11 2 (1.92%) Mockito
11 2 (1.92%) Moq
12 1 (0.96%) JDeveloper
12 1 (0.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (11.54%) Finance
2 8 (7.69%) Electronics
2 8 (7.69%) Games
3 7 (6.73%) Banking
4 5 (4.81%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.88%) Retail
6 2 (1.92%) Military
7 1 (0.96%) Advertising
7 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (56.73%) Developer
2 44 (42.31%) .NET Developer
2 44 (42.31%) C# Developer
3 38 (36.54%) C# .NET Developer
4 25 (24.04%) Web Developer
5 22 (21.15%) ASP.NET Developer
5 22 (21.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 20 (19.23%) Software Engineer
7 18 (17.31%) .NET Web Developer
7 18 (17.31%) C# Web Developer
8 14 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 13 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
10 8 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
10 8 (7.69%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 8 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
10 8 (7.69%) Senior Developer
11 7 (6.73%) Scrum Master
12 6 (5.77%) C# Software Engineer
12 6 (5.77%) Head of Engineering
12 6 (5.77%) Head of Software Engineering
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (69.23%) .NET
2 61 (58.65%) ASP.NET
3 47 (45.19%) HTML
4 42 (40.38%) AngularJS
5 36 (34.62%) CSS
6 35 (33.65%) jQuery
7 31 (29.81%) .NET Framework
8 28 (26.92%) HTML5
9 27 (25.96%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (24.04%) CSS3
11 19 (18.27%) Entity Framework
12 17 (16.35%) Web Services
13 9 (8.65%) WCF
14 8 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 8 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
14 8 (7.69%) Yocto
15 6 (5.77%) ADO.NET
15 6 (5.77%) Ajax
15 6 (5.77%) OAuth
15 6 (5.77%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 38 (36.54%) Computer Science
2 11 (10.58%) Mathematics
2 11 (10.58%) Physics
3 6 (5.77%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.85%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.88%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.88%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.92%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.92%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.46%) Windows
2 11 (10.58%) Linux
3 8 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (2.88%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.96%) ThreadX
5 1 (0.96%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (49.04%) MVC
2 51 (49.04%) Scrum
3 44 (42.31%) Web Development
4 27 (25.96%) Computer Vision
5 24 (23.08%) Kanban
6 22 (21.15%) TDD
7 18 (17.31%) BDD
8 15 (14.42%) DevOps
9 14 (13.46%) Coaching
10 13 (12.50%) Line Management
10 13 (12.50%) SDLC
11 12 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (11.54%) E-Commerce
12 10 (9.62%) Mentoring
13 9 (8.65%) Software Delivery
13 9 (8.65%) Unit Testing
14 8 (7.69%) Pair Programming
15 7 (6.73%) Multithreading
15 7 (6.73%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 73 (70.19%) C#
2 52 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 36 (34.62%) C++
4 23 (22.12%) SQL
5 18 (17.31%) Python
6 14 (13.46%) Java
7 11 (10.58%) T-SQL
8 8 (7.69%) Bash Shell
9 5 (4.81%) Ruby
10 4 (3.85%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.88%) C
11 3 (2.88%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.92%) Assembly Language
12 2 (1.92%) VB
13 1 (0.96%) ANSI C
13 1 (0.96%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 45 (43.27%) Degree
2 15 (14.42%) PhD
3 1 (0.96%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.88%) QA
System Software
1 10 (9.62%) Firmware
2 2 (1.92%) KVM
2 2 (1.92%) QEMU
2 2 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.92%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (21.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.77%) CA Agile Central
3 5 (4.81%) Xamarin
4 3 (2.88%) hybris
5 2 (1.92%) Intel
5 2 (1.92%) VMware
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