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

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 41 46 23
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -23
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 49 56 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.38% 5.05% 8.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.88% 5.79% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 49 56 99
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +10.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £75,000 £52,500
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
834 967 989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 91.55% 87.27% 82.97%
Number of salaries quoted 753 821 880
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £70,000
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 June 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 June 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 +17 36 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Luton -4 4 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £23,750 -
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 62 (68.13%) .NET
2 60 (65.93%) C#
3 45 (49.45%) SQL
4 43 (47.25%) ASP.NET
5 38 (41.76%) SQL Server
6 36 (39.56%) C++
7 35 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (37.36%) MVC
8 34 (37.36%) Windows
9 33 (36.26%) Degree
10 30 (32.97%) .NET Framework
10 30 (32.97%) Computer Science
11 29 (31.87%) ASP.NET MVC
11 29 (31.87%) Web Services
12 28 (30.77%) Microsoft
13 27 (29.67%) Team Foundation Server
14 25 (27.47%) SQL Server 2012
14 25 (27.47%) Relational Database
15 24 (26.37%) Visual Studio
15 24 (26.37%) T-SQL
15 24 (26.37%) JavaScript
15 24 (26.37%) Subversion
16 21 (23.08%) WCF
16 21 (23.08%) Multithreading
17 20 (21.98%) SQL Server 2008
17 20 (21.98%) HTML
18 19 (20.88%) Linux
18 19 (20.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 15 (16.48%) Java
19 15 (16.48%) 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 5 (5.49%) IIS
2 1 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.10%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (4.40%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.49%) SaaS
3 2 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.49%) RFID
1 5 (5.49%) RS-232
1 5 (5.49%) RS-485
1 5 (5.49%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.20%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (41.76%) SQL Server
2 25 (27.47%) Relational Database
2 25 (27.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 20 (21.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (7.69%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.10%) MySQL
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (29.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (26.37%) Subversion
2 24 (26.37%) Visual Studio
3 12 (13.19%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.49%) Selenium
5 2 (2.20%) Grunt
5 2 (2.20%) gulp
5 2 (2.20%) NUnit
6 1 (1.10%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.10%) JUnit
6 1 (1.10%) MSTest
6 1 (1.10%) NCrunch
6 1 (1.10%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (14.29%) Aerospace
2 8 (8.79%) Avionics
2 8 (8.79%) Games
3 5 (5.49%) Electronics
4 3 (3.30%) Banking
5 2 (2.20%) Retail
5 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.10%) Automotive
6 1 (1.10%) Finance
Job Titles
1 48 (52.75%) Developer
2 42 (46.15%) Software Engineer
3 38 (41.76%) .NET Developer
4 37 (40.66%) C# Developer
5 36 (39.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 23 (25.27%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 23 (25.27%) C++ Software Engineer
7 16 (17.58%) Senior Developer
8 15 (16.48%) Senior .NET Developer
9 14 (15.38%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 14 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
10 11 (12.09%) C# Software Engineer
11 8 (8.79%) ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (8.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
13 6 (6.59%) Junior
13 6 (6.59%) Software Developer
14 5 (5.49%) C Software Engineer
14 5 (5.49%) Embedded C Engineer
14 5 (5.49%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (68.13%) .NET
2 43 (47.25%) ASP.NET
3 30 (32.97%) .NET Framework
4 29 (31.87%) ASP.NET MVC
4 29 (31.87%) Web Services
5 21 (23.08%) WCF
6 20 (21.98%) HTML
7 19 (20.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 14 (15.38%) CSS
9 11 (12.09%) jQuery
10 9 (9.89%) Entity Framework
11 8 (8.79%) AngularJS
11 8 (8.79%) HTML5
11 8 (8.79%) MFC
12 6 (6.59%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 6 (6.59%) CSS3
12 6 (6.59%) J2EE
12 6 (6.59%) OpenGL
12 6 (6.59%) STL
13 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 30 (32.97%) Computer Science
2 15 (16.48%) Mathematics
3 10 (10.99%) Physics
4 9 (9.89%) Robotics
5 7 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.20%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.20%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (2.20%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.20%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.20%) Virtual Team
7 2 (2.20%) Wiki
8 1 (1.10%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (37.36%) Windows
2 19 (20.88%) Linux
3 3 (3.30%) Unix
4 2 (2.20%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (37.36%) MVC
3 21 (23.08%) Multithreading
4 12 (13.19%) Scrum
4 12 (13.19%) SDLC
5 11 (12.09%) TDD
5 11 (12.09%) Web Development
6 9 (9.89%) Data Migration
6 9 (9.89%) Migration
6 9 (9.89%) OO
7 7 (7.69%) Embedded Software Development
8 6 (6.59%) Automated Testing
8 6 (6.59%) Software Architecture
8 6 (6.59%) Unit Testing
9 5 (5.49%) Configuration Management
9 5 (5.49%) Identity Access Management
9 5 (5.49%) Identity Management
9 5 (5.49%) Information Security
9 5 (5.49%) SOA
10 4 (4.40%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 60 (65.93%) C#
2 45 (49.45%) SQL
3 36 (39.56%) C++
4 24 (26.37%) JavaScript
4 24 (26.37%) T-SQL
5 15 (16.48%) Java
6 10 (10.99%) C
7 5 (5.49%) Assembly Language
7 5 (5.49%) Embedded C
7 5 (5.49%) Python
8 4 (4.40%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.30%) MATLAB
9 3 (3.30%) VB
10 2 (2.20%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.10%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (36.26%) Degree
2 11 (12.09%) PhD
3 10 (10.99%) Security Cleared
4 5 (5.49%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.30%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.10%) HND
6 1 (1.10%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 5 (5.49%) Firmware
2 2 (2.20%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.10%) Docker
Vendors
1 28 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.49%) EMC
3 3 (3.30%) Oracle
4 2 (2.20%) CA
4 2 (2.20%) Dell
4 2 (2.20%) IBM
4 2 (2.20%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.10%) Sun
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Salary: From £20,000 to £21,500 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
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