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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 65 48 18
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -30
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 32 50 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.41% 4.43% 10.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.68% 5.14% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 30 44 118
Median salary £48,750 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.40% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,650 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,625 £80,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
870 973 1058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 92.65% 86.18% 84.91%
Number of salaries quoted 715 731 987
Median salary £51,500 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.75% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +14 20 £47,500 -26.92% 5
Luton -18 7 £42,500 -5.55% 8
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 59 (60.20%) C#
1 59 (60.20%) .NET
2 51 (52.04%) SQL
3 44 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (38.78%) SQL Server
5 35 (35.71%) ASP.NET
6 33 (33.67%) MVC
7 28 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (27.55%) Degree
9 26 (26.53%) Web Services
9 26 (26.53%) JavaScript
10 25 (25.51%) Windows
10 25 (25.51%) Microsoft
10 25 (25.51%) SQL Server 2012
11 22 (22.45%) Multithreading
11 22 (22.45%) Team Foundation Server
11 22 (22.45%) Visual Studio
12 21 (21.43%) jQuery
13 20 (20.41%) Java
14 19 (19.39%) SQL Server 2008
15 18 (18.37%) Computer Science
15 18 (18.37%) Unit Testing
15 18 (18.37%) T-SQL
15 18 (18.37%) .NET Framework
16 17 (17.35%) TDD
16 17 (17.35%) Subversion
16 17 (17.35%) HTML
17 16 (16.33%) CSS
18 15 (15.31%) C
18 15 (15.31%) C++

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 6 (6.12%) IIS
2 2 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.04%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (9.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.20%) RFID
1 10 (10.20%) RS-232
1 10 (10.20%) RS-485
1 10 (10.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (38.78%) SQL Server
2 25 (25.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 19 (19.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (15.31%) Relational Database
5 8 (8.16%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.08%) MySQL
6 4 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.02%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (22.45%) Team Foundation Server
1 22 (22.45%) Visual Studio
2 17 (17.35%) Subversion
3 13 (13.27%) Git (software)
4 6 (6.12%) JUnit
5 3 (3.06%) Selenium
6 2 (2.04%) Artifactory
6 2 (2.04%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.04%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (2.04%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.04%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.02%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.02%) NCrunch
7 1 (1.02%) NUnit
7 1 (1.02%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (1.02%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (1.02%) VectorCAST
General
1 11 (11.22%) Electronics
2 6 (6.12%) Retail
2 6 (6.12%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.08%) Banking
4 3 (3.06%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.06%) Avionics
5 2 (2.04%) Finance
6 1 (1.02%) Automotive
6 1 (1.02%) Games
6 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 55 (56.12%) Developer
2 43 (43.88%) .NET Developer
2 43 (43.88%) Software Engineer
3 41 (41.84%) C# .NET Developer
3 41 (41.84%) C# Developer
4 24 (24.49%) Senior .NET Developer
4 24 (24.49%) Senior Developer
5 23 (23.47%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 23 (23.47%) Senior C# Developer
6 22 (22.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 12 (12.24%) ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (12.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (10.20%) Assembler Software Engineer
8 10 (10.20%) C Software Engineer
8 10 (10.20%) C# Software Developer
8 10 (10.20%) Embedded C Engineer
8 10 (10.20%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 10 (10.20%) Embedded Engineer
8 10 (10.20%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 10 (10.20%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (60.20%) .NET
2 35 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 28 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (26.53%) Web Services
5 21 (21.43%) jQuery
6 18 (18.37%) .NET Framework
7 17 (17.35%) HTML
8 16 (16.33%) CSS
9 15 (15.31%) WCF
10 12 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 12 (12.24%) J2EE
11 7 (7.14%) Ajax
11 7 (7.14%) XML
12 6 (6.12%) AngularJS
12 6 (6.12%) CSS3
12 6 (6.12%) EJB
12 6 (6.12%) HTML5
12 6 (6.12%) JSP
12 6 (6.12%) Struts
13 5 (5.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.37%) Computer Science
2 11 (11.22%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.08%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.06%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.06%) Physics
5 3 (3.06%) Robotics
6 2 (2.04%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.04%) Wiki
7 1 (1.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (25.51%) Windows
2 14 (14.29%) Linux
3 3 (3.06%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.04%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.02%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (33.67%) MVC
3 22 (22.45%) Multithreading
4 18 (18.37%) Unit Testing
5 17 (17.35%) TDD
6 14 (14.29%) Software Architecture
6 14 (14.29%) Web Development
7 13 (13.27%) Data Migration
7 13 (13.27%) Migration
7 13 (13.27%) SOA
8 12 (12.24%) Scrum
9 10 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (9.18%) BDD
11 8 (8.16%) Automated Testing
11 8 (8.16%) OO
11 8 (8.16%) SDLC
12 7 (7.14%) Mentoring
12 7 (7.14%) Pair Programming
13 4 (4.08%) Data Transformation
13 4 (4.08%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (60.20%) C#
2 51 (52.04%) SQL
3 26 (26.53%) JavaScript
4 20 (20.41%) Java
5 18 (18.37%) T-SQL
6 15 (15.31%) C
6 15 (15.31%) C++
7 10 (10.20%) Assembly Language
7 10 (10.20%) Embedded C
8 4 (4.08%) MATLAB
8 4 (4.08%) PHP
8 4 (4.08%) VB
8 4 (4.08%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.02%) Ada
Qualifications
1 27 (27.55%) Degree
2 12 (12.24%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.12%) HND
3 6 (6.12%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.12%) Sun Certification
4 4 (4.08%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.02%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) DO-178B
System Software
1 10 (10.20%) Firmware
2 2 (2.04%) Docker
Vendors
1 25 (25.51%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.20%) EMC
3 6 (6.12%) Sun
4 2 (2.04%) Red Hat
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,500 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Pension, 25 Days, Health, Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Bedford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 19 days ago
Bedford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 19 days ago