The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 8 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 12 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 21.05% 6.06% 15.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.05% 6.06% 15.66%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 13
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £37,750 £41,434
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £39,750 £57,870
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
Developer
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dunstable region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
57 33 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 100.00% 100.00% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 48 24 71
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £37,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Dunstable region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

Developer
Salary Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Dunstable region.

Developer Salary Trend in Dunstable

Developer
Salary Histogram in Dunstable

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Dunstable region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Dunstable

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable region that cited Developer in their job title 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 with Developer in their job title.

1 24 (77.42%) Java
2 21 (67.74%) Retail
3 18 (58.06%) SQL Server
4 14 (45.16%) Time Management
5 12 (38.71%) Banking
5 12 (38.71%) JSP
6 11 (35.48%) Software Architecture
7 10 (32.26%) J2SE
8 9 (29.03%) EJB
8 9 (29.03%) J2EE
8 9 (29.03%) OOP
9 8 (25.81%) .NET
9 8 (25.81%) C#
10 6 (19.35%) SQL
11 5 (16.13%) VB
11 5 (16.13%) C++
11 5 (16.13%) MFC
11 5 (16.13%) STL
11 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
11 5 (16.13%) VB6
12 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (12.90%) Windows
12 4 (12.90%) EMV
12 4 (12.90%) MySQL
12 4 (12.90%) VB.NET
13 3 (9.68%) Adobe
13 3 (9.68%) XML
13 3 (9.68%) WinForms
13 3 (9.68%) Risk Assessment
13 3 (9.68%) XAML

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable region that cited Developer in their job title 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 with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (58.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) MySQL
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Hazelcast
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.23%) DB2
3 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 21 (67.74%) Retail
2 12 (38.71%) Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) JSP
2 10 (32.26%) J2SE
3 9 (29.03%) EJB
3 9 (29.03%) J2EE
4 8 (25.81%) .NET
5 5 (16.13%) MFC
5 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
5 5 (16.13%) STL
6 3 (9.68%) WinForms
6 3 (9.68%) Spring
6 3 (9.68%) Apache Flex
6 3 (9.68%) WPF
6 3 (9.68%) Silverlight
6 3 (9.68%) XML
7 2 (6.45%) CSS
7 2 (6.45%) HTML
8 1 (3.23%) Web Services
8 1 (3.23%) Grails
8 1 (3.23%) jQuery
8 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) EMV
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Time Management
2 11 (35.48%) Software Architecture
3 9 (29.03%) OOP
4 3 (9.68%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.45%) MVC
6 1 (3.23%) SEO
6 1 (3.23%) Workflow
6 1 (3.23%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.23%) UML
6 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) Java
2 8 (25.81%) C#
3 6 (19.35%) SQL
4 5 (16.13%) VB
4 5 (16.13%) C++
4 5 (16.13%) VB6
5 4 (12.90%) VB.NET
6 3 (9.68%) XAML
7 2 (6.45%) PHP
8 1 (3.23%) PHP5
8 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Adobe
1 3 (9.68%) XMPie
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft