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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 46 27 35
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 30 68 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.42% 7.93% 5.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.89% 8.91% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 29 67 43
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
613 763 741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 90.41% 89.03% 83.63%
Number of salaries quoted 534 697 642
Median salary £51,750 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £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 18 January 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 18 January 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
Luton -16 14 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Bedford -8 10 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Dunstable +3 2 £46,250 +5.11% 1
Leighton Buzzard -2 1 £44,000 -2.22%
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 63 (67.02%) C#
2 60 (63.83%) .NET
3 57 (60.64%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (51.06%) ASP.NET
5 43 (45.74%) MVC
5 43 (45.74%) Scrum
6 42 (44.68%) JavaScript
7 37 (39.36%) HTML
7 37 (39.36%) Degree
8 36 (38.30%) Web Development
9 34 (36.17%) AngularJS
10 31 (32.98%) C++
11 30 (31.91%) Git (software)
12 29 (30.85%) Computer Science
13 28 (29.79%) jQuery
14 27 (28.72%) CSS
15 24 (25.53%) ASP.NET MVC
16 23 (24.47%) .NET Framework
17 22 (23.40%) SQL Server
17 22 (23.40%) TDD
18 21 (22.34%) Team Foundation Server
18 21 (22.34%) Kanban
18 21 (22.34%) HTML5
19 20 (21.28%) BDD
19 20 (21.28%) CSS3
19 20 (21.28%) Computer Vision
19 20 (21.28%) SQL
20 17 (18.09%) Microsoft
21 16 (17.02%) Python
22 15 (15.96%) PhD

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 (3.19%) IIS
2 2 (2.13%) Apache
2 2 (2.13%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.26%) SaaS
4 2 (2.13%) PaaS
5 1 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.64%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.13%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.06%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.40%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.64%) Relational Database
3 8 (8.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.13%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 30 (31.91%) Git (software)
2 21 (22.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (13.83%) Grunt
3 13 (13.83%) gulp
4 10 (10.64%) Subversion
5 9 (9.57%) Jenkins
6 8 (8.51%) JIRA
7 7 (7.45%) TeamCity
8 6 (6.38%) NUnit
8 6 (6.38%) SpecFlow
9 5 (5.32%) Selenium
9 5 (5.32%) Visual Studio
10 3 (3.19%) Rational DOORS
10 3 (3.19%) Rational Rhapsody
11 2 (2.13%) Appium
11 2 (2.13%) JUnit
11 2 (2.13%) Mercurial
11 2 (2.13%) Mockito
11 2 (2.13%) Moq
11 2 (2.13%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (12.77%) Finance
2 8 (8.51%) Electronics
2 8 (8.51%) Games
3 7 (7.45%) Banking
4 5 (5.32%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.13%) Military
5 2 (2.13%) Retail
6 1 (1.06%) Advertising
6 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (51.06%) Developer
2 35 (37.23%) .NET Developer
3 34 (36.17%) C# Developer
4 29 (30.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (22.34%) Software Engineer
6 17 (18.09%) ASP.NET Developer
6 17 (18.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 17 (18.09%) Web Developer
7 13 (13.83%) .NET Web Developer
7 13 (13.83%) C# Web Developer
7 13 (13.83%) C++ Software Engineer
8 11 (11.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 8 (8.51%) Senior .NET Developer
9 8 (8.51%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 8 (8.51%) Senior C# Developer
9 8 (8.51%) Senior Developer
10 7 (7.45%) Scrum Master
11 6 (6.38%) Head of Engineering
11 6 (6.38%) Head of Software Engineering
12 5 (5.32%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (63.83%) .NET
2 48 (51.06%) ASP.NET
3 37 (39.36%) HTML
4 34 (36.17%) AngularJS
5 28 (29.79%) jQuery
6 27 (28.72%) CSS
7 24 (25.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 23 (24.47%) .NET Framework
9 21 (22.34%) HTML5
10 20 (21.28%) CSS3
11 14 (14.89%) Entity Framework
12 11 (11.70%) Web Services
13 8 (8.51%) Yocto
14 6 (6.38%) WCF
15 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET Web API
15 5 (5.32%) Node.js
16 4 (4.26%) KnockoutJS
17 3 (3.19%) OAuth
17 3 (3.19%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 29 (30.85%) Computer Science
2 12 (12.77%) Mathematics
3 11 (11.70%) Physics
4 5 (5.32%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.26%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.19%) Virtual Team
7 2 (2.13%) Cryptography
7 2 (2.13%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.70%) Linux
1 11 (11.70%) Windows
2 8 (8.51%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (3.19%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.06%) ThreadX
4 1 (1.06%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (60.64%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (45.74%) MVC
2 43 (45.74%) Scrum
3 36 (38.30%) Web Development
4 22 (23.40%) TDD
5 21 (22.34%) Kanban
6 20 (21.28%) BDD
6 20 (21.28%) Computer Vision
7 15 (15.96%) DevOps
8 14 (14.89%) Coaching
9 13 (13.83%) Line Management
9 13 (13.83%) SDLC
10 12 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (12.77%) E-Commerce
11 10 (10.64%) Mentoring
12 9 (9.57%) Software Delivery
13 8 (8.51%) Pair Programming
13 8 (8.51%) Unit Testing
14 7 (7.45%) Multithreading
14 7 (7.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 63 (67.02%) C#
2 42 (44.68%) JavaScript
3 31 (32.98%) C++
4 20 (21.28%) SQL
5 16 (17.02%) Python
6 13 (13.83%) Java
7 8 (8.51%) Bash Shell
7 8 (8.51%) T-SQL
8 5 (5.32%) Ruby
9 4 (4.26%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.19%) C
11 2 (2.13%) Assembly Language
11 2 (2.13%) VB
12 1 (1.06%) ANSI C
12 1 (1.06%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.06%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 37 (39.36%) Degree
2 15 (15.96%) PhD
3 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) QA
System Software
1 10 (10.64%) Firmware
2 2 (2.13%) KVM
2 2 (2.13%) QEMU
2 2 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.06%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (18.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.38%) CA Agile Central
3 4 (4.26%) Xamarin
4 3 (3.19%) hybris
5 2 (2.13%) Intel
5 2 (2.13%) VMware
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