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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 18 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 4 2 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 6.35% 5.88% 22.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.45% 6.67% 23.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 22
Average salary £37,500 £43,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.79% -11.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £25,400 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £60,600 £58,603
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,640
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +0.98%
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
62 30 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 98.41% 88.24% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 54 28 84
Average salary £45,000 £28,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.71% -13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £53,200 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 November 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Dunstable

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (60.00%) Java
2 12 (60.00%) Time Management
3 11 (55.00%) Software Architecture
3 11 (55.00%) Retail
4 10 (50.00%) JSP
4 10 (50.00%) J2SE
5 9 (45.00%) EJB
5 9 (45.00%) J2EE
5 9 (45.00%) Banking
5 9 (45.00%) OOP
6 7 (35.00%) .NET
6 7 (35.00%) C#
7 6 (30.00%) C++
7 6 (30.00%) SQL
8 5 (25.00%) MFC
8 5 (25.00%) MySQL
8 5 (25.00%) STL
9 4 (20.00%) VB
9 4 (20.00%) XAML
9 4 (20.00%) VB6
9 4 (20.00%) Silverlight
10 3 (15.00%) Spring
10 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
10 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
10 3 (15.00%) XML
10 3 (15.00%) Windows
10 3 (15.00%) WPF
11 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
11 2 (10.00%) CSS

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 (5.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (5.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.00%) SQLite
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Hazelcast
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.00%) DB2
4 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 11 (55.00%) Retail
2 9 (45.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) JSP
1 10 (50.00%) J2SE
2 9 (45.00%) EJB
2 9 (45.00%) J2EE
3 7 (35.00%) .NET
4 5 (25.00%) MFC
4 5 (25.00%) STL
5 4 (20.00%) Silverlight
6 3 (15.00%) Spring
6 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (15.00%) XML
6 3 (15.00%) WPF
7 2 (10.00%) HTML
7 2 (10.00%) CSS
8 1 (5.00%) Web Services
8 1 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (5.00%) Apache Flex
8 1 (5.00%) WinForms
8 1 (5.00%) Grails
8 1 (5.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Time Management
2 11 (55.00%) Software Architecture
3 9 (45.00%) OOP
4 2 (10.00%) MVC
4 2 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.00%) UML
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) SEO
5 1 (5.00%) Workflow
5 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) C#
3 6 (30.00%) C++
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) VB
4 4 (20.00%) XAML
4 4 (20.00%) VB6
5 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (10.00%) PHP
7 1 (5.00%) Ruby
7 1 (5.00%) PHP5
7 1 (5.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe
2 1 (5.00%) XMPie