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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 47 19 71
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +52
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 46 125 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.21% 10.73% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.89% 13.35% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 44 120 24
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,650 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £52,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
941 936 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 86.17% 80.34% 79.63%
Number of salaries quoted 748 858 782
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -2 23 £40,000 -3.61% 2
Bedford -16 13 £80,000 +72.97% 2
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering.

1 78 (75.73%) .NET
2 77 (74.76%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (56.31%) C#
4 55 (53.40%) ASP.NET
5 46 (44.66%) SQL Server
6 43 (41.75%) Scrum
7 40 (38.83%) Microsoft
7 40 (38.83%) JavaScript
8 37 (35.92%) SQL
9 35 (33.98%) MVC
10 32 (31.07%) CSS
10 32 (31.07%) jQuery
11 30 (29.13%) MS Excel
12 29 (28.16%) Stakeholder Management
13 28 (27.18%) Coaching
14 27 (26.21%) People Management
14 27 (26.21%) Windows
15 26 (25.24%) WCF
15 26 (25.24%) Performance Management
15 26 (25.24%) ASP.NET MVC
16 25 (24.27%) Web Services
17 24 (23.30%) HTML
18 23 (22.33%) Visual Studio
19 20 (19.42%) Oracle
19 20 (19.42%) AngularJS
19 20 (19.42%) SQL Server 2012
20 19 (18.45%) Team Foundation Server
21 17 (16.50%) Git (software)
21 17 (16.50%) .NET Framework
21 17 (16.50%) TDD

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (9.71%) Confluence
2 9 (8.74%) IIS
3 4 (3.88%) Node.js
4 3 (2.91%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.97%) JBoss
5 1 (0.97%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.97%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.97%) Mule
Applications
1 30 (29.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.94%) Simulink
3 1 (0.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.97%) Boomi
2 1 (0.97%) iPaaS
2 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.85%) Internet
2 1 (0.97%) SMS
2 1 (0.97%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (44.66%) SQL Server
2 20 (19.42%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (8.74%) SQL Server 2000
4 8 (7.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (6.80%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.97%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (22.33%) Visual Studio
2 19 (18.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (16.50%) Git (software)
4 10 (9.71%) JIRA
4 10 (9.71%) Subversion
5 7 (6.80%) TeamCity
6 5 (4.85%) NUnit
6 5 (4.85%) Selenium
7 3 (2.91%) Rational Rhapsody
8 2 (1.94%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (1.94%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.97%) JUnit
General
1 9 (8.74%) Banking
2 7 (6.80%) Finance
3 3 (2.91%) Retail
4 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.97%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.97%) Publishing
4 1 (0.97%) Avionics
4 1 (0.97%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.97%) Private Banking
4 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (43.69%) Developer
2 23 (22.33%) Development Manager
3 17 (16.50%) Software Engineer
4 16 (15.53%) C# Developer
5 13 (12.62%) Web Developer
5 13 (12.62%) Senior Manager
5 13 (12.62%) .NET Developer
5 13 (12.62%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (12.62%) Senior Development Manager
6 9 (8.74%) Architect
7 8 (7.77%) Technical Architect
7 8 (7.77%) Senior Developer
8 7 (6.80%) .NET Software Engineer
8 7 (6.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (5.83%) C# Software Engineer
10 5 (4.85%) C# Web Developer
11 4 (3.88%) Head of Development
11 4 (3.88%) Web Architect
11 4 (3.88%) Software Developer
11 4 (3.88%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (75.73%) .NET
2 55 (53.40%) ASP.NET
3 32 (31.07%) CSS
3 32 (31.07%) jQuery
4 26 (25.24%) WCF
4 26 (25.24%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (24.27%) Web Services
6 24 (23.30%) HTML
7 20 (19.42%) AngularJS
8 17 (16.50%) .NET Framework
9 15 (14.56%) Entity Framework
10 13 (12.62%) CSS3
11 11 (10.68%) XML
12 9 (8.74%) Ajax
13 8 (7.77%) HTML5
13 8 (7.77%) REST
14 7 (6.80%) J2EE
14 7 (6.80%) KnockoutJS
15 6 (5.83%) ASP.NET Web API
16 5 (4.85%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.80%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.83%) N-Tier
4 5 (4.85%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.97%) LIMS
6 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.97%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (26.21%) Windows
2 9 (8.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (74.76%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (41.75%) Scrum
3 35 (33.98%) MVC
4 29 (28.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (27.18%) Coaching
6 27 (26.21%) People Management
7 26 (25.24%) Performance Management
8 17 (16.50%) TDD
9 15 (14.56%) E-Commerce
10 13 (12.62%) Web Development
11 11 (10.68%) OO
11 11 (10.68%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (9.71%) Kanban
12 10 (9.71%) Unit Testing
13 7 (6.80%) UML
13 7 (6.80%) SOA
14 6 (5.83%) DevOps
15 5 (4.85%) Extreme Programming
15 5 (4.85%) Mentoring
15 5 (4.85%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 58 (56.31%) C#
2 40 (38.83%) JavaScript
3 37 (35.92%) SQL
4 14 (13.59%) T-SQL
5 12 (11.65%) Java
6 11 (10.68%) C++
7 10 (9.71%) PowerShell
8 5 (4.85%) C
9 3 (2.91%) XAML
10 2 (1.94%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.97%) Ruby
11 1 (0.97%) VB
11 1 (0.97%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (13.59%) Degree
2 4 (3.88%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.97%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.97%) MCSE
3 1 (0.97%) MCSA
3 1 (0.97%) MCP
3 1 (0.97%) HND
3 1 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.97%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.91%) SLA
2 1 (0.97%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.97%) QA
Vendors
1 40 (38.83%) Microsoft
2 20 (19.42%) Oracle
3 4 (3.88%) Sybase
4 1 (0.97%) Sun
4 1 (0.97%) Lumesse
4 1 (0.97%) MuleSoft
Luton, Bedfordshire
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton
easyJet
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Posted: 19 days ago