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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 48 27 40
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +13
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 16 59 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.67% 7.63% 5.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 8.49% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 15 55 48
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%

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
535 695 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 89.17% 89.91% 85.17%
Number of salaries quoted 438 616 703
Median salary £48,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £70,000
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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 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
Dunstable +4 6 £46,250 +5.11%
Bedford -14 5 £43,500 -3.33%
Leighton Buzzard +1 3 £44,000 -2.22%
Luton -10 1 - - 3
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 (67.42%) C#
2 55 (61.80%) .NET
3 51 (57.30%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (46.07%) ASP.NET
5 38 (42.70%) JavaScript
6 34 (38.20%) MVC
7 32 (35.96%) Scrum
8 31 (34.83%) HTML
9 30 (33.71%) Degree
10 28 (31.46%) AngularJS
10 28 (31.46%) Web Development
11 24 (26.97%) Computer Science
12 22 (24.72%) jQuery
12 22 (24.72%) TDD
12 22 (24.72%) C++
12 22 (24.72%) SQL Server
13 20 (22.47%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (22.47%) BDD
14 19 (21.35%) Kanban
14 19 (21.35%) SQL
14 19 (21.35%) CSS
14 19 (21.35%) .NET Framework
15 18 (20.22%) Microsoft
15 18 (20.22%) Git (software)
16 17 (19.10%) HTML5
17 15 (16.85%) CSS3
17 15 (16.85%) SDLC
17 15 (16.85%) DevOps
17 15 (16.85%) Coaching
17 15 (16.85%) Java

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 (3.37%) IIS
2 2 (2.25%) Apache
2 2 (2.25%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (3.37%) MS Office
2 2 (2.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.25%) SaaS
4 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.74%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.25%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (24.72%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.87%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (6.74%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.25%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (20.22%) Git (software)
2 12 (13.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (8.99%) Grunt
3 8 (8.99%) gulp
3 8 (8.99%) JIRA
4 7 (7.87%) TeamCity
5 6 (6.74%) NUnit
5 6 (6.74%) SpecFlow
5 6 (6.74%) Subversion
5 6 (6.74%) Visual Studio
6 5 (5.62%) Jenkins
7 3 (3.37%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (3.37%) Rational Rhapsody
8 2 (2.25%) Appium
8 2 (2.25%) JUnit
8 2 (2.25%) Mercurial
8 2 (2.25%) Mockito
8 2 (2.25%) Moq
8 2 (2.25%) Selenium
8 2 (2.25%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (13.48%) Finance
2 8 (8.99%) Games
3 7 (7.87%) Banking
4 5 (5.62%) Aerospace
5 4 (4.49%) Electronics
6 2 (2.25%) Military
6 2 (2.25%) Retail
7 1 (1.12%) Advertising
7 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (51.69%) Developer
2 27 (30.34%) C# Developer
3 26 (29.21%) .NET Developer
4 22 (24.72%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (21.35%) Software Engineer
6 12 (13.48%) ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (13.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (13.48%) C++ Software Engineer
6 12 (13.48%) Web Developer
7 10 (11.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 8 (8.99%) .NET Web Developer
8 8 (8.99%) C# Web Developer
8 8 (8.99%) Senior .NET Developer
8 8 (8.99%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 8 (8.99%) Senior C# Developer
8 8 (8.99%) Senior Developer
9 7 (7.87%) Head of Engineering
9 7 (7.87%) Scrum Master
10 6 (6.74%) Head of Software Engineering
11 5 (5.62%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (61.80%) .NET
2 41 (46.07%) ASP.NET
3 31 (34.83%) HTML
4 28 (31.46%) AngularJS
5 22 (24.72%) jQuery
6 20 (22.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (21.35%) .NET Framework
7 19 (21.35%) CSS
8 17 (19.10%) HTML5
9 15 (16.85%) CSS3
10 11 (12.36%) Entity Framework
11 7 (7.87%) Node.js
11 7 (7.87%) Web Services
12 5 (5.62%) WCF
13 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 4 (4.49%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (4.49%) Yocto
14 3 (3.37%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 3 (3.37%) MFC
14 3 (3.37%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.97%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.49%) Algorithms
3 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.37%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.25%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.99%) Windows
2 7 (7.87%) Linux
3 4 (4.49%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (3.37%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.12%) ThreadX
5 1 (1.12%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (57.30%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (38.20%) MVC
3 32 (35.96%) Scrum
4 28 (31.46%) Web Development
5 22 (24.72%) TDD
6 20 (22.47%) BDD
7 19 (21.35%) Kanban
8 15 (16.85%) Coaching
8 15 (16.85%) DevOps
8 15 (16.85%) SDLC
9 14 (15.73%) Line Management
9 14 (15.73%) Mathematics
10 13 (14.61%) Computer Vision
10 13 (14.61%) Mentoring
11 12 (13.48%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (13.48%) E-Commerce
12 9 (10.11%) Software Delivery
12 9 (10.11%) User Stories
12 9 (10.11%) Waterfall
13 8 (8.99%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (67.42%) C#
2 38 (42.70%) JavaScript
3 22 (24.72%) C++
4 19 (21.35%) SQL
5 15 (16.85%) Java
6 10 (11.24%) Python
7 7 (7.87%) T-SQL
8 5 (5.62%) Ruby
9 4 (4.49%) Bash Shell
9 4 (4.49%) PowerShell
9 4 (4.49%) VB
10 3 (3.37%) C
11 2 (2.25%) Assembly Language
12 1 (1.12%) ANSI C
12 1 (1.12%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.12%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 30 (33.71%) Degree
2 11 (12.36%) PhD
3 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) QA
2 2 (2.25%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (6.74%) Firmware
2 2 (2.25%) KVM
2 2 (2.25%) QEMU
2 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (20.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.74%) CA Agile Central
3 3 (3.37%) hybris
4 2 (2.25%) Intel
4 2 (2.25%) Oracle
4 2 (2.25%) VMware
4 2 (2.25%) Xamarin
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