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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 10 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 11 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 15.71% 6.45% 21.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.71% 6.67% 21.84%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 19
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 £30,000 £37,750 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,750 £53,467
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +1.36%
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
70 30 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 100.00% 96.77% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 61 20 75
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £27,275 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,800 £50,000 £52,750
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 20 October 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Dunstable

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 20 (71.43%) Java
2 19 (67.86%) Retail
3 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 12 (42.86%) Time Management
5 11 (39.29%) Software Architecture
6 10 (35.71%) Banking
6 10 (35.71%) JSP
6 10 (35.71%) J2SE
7 9 (32.14%) EJB
7 9 (32.14%) J2EE
7 9 (32.14%) OOP
8 7 (25.00%) .NET
8 7 (25.00%) C#
9 6 (21.43%) C++
9 6 (21.43%) SQL
9 6 (21.43%) VB
9 6 (21.43%) VB6
10 5 (17.86%) MFC
10 5 (17.86%) MySQL
10 5 (17.86%) STL
11 4 (14.29%) XAML
11 4 (14.29%) Silverlight
12 3 (10.71%) WPF
12 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
12 3 (10.71%) Spring
12 3 (10.71%) XML
12 3 (10.71%) Windows
12 3 (10.71%) VB.NET
13 2 (7.14%) HTML
13 2 (7.14%) Oracle

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (3.57%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) MySQL
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.57%) SQLite
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) Hazelcast
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.57%) DB2
4 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.57%) Maven
General
1 19 (67.86%) Retail
2 10 (35.71%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) JSP
1 10 (35.71%) J2SE
2 9 (32.14%) EJB
2 9 (32.14%) J2EE
3 7 (25.00%) .NET
4 5 (17.86%) MFC
4 5 (17.86%) STL
5 4 (14.29%) Silverlight
6 3 (10.71%) Spring
6 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
6 3 (10.71%) XML
6 3 (10.71%) WPF
7 2 (7.14%) HTML
7 2 (7.14%) CSS
8 1 (3.57%) Web Services
8 1 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (3.57%) Apache Flex
8 1 (3.57%) WinForms
8 1 (3.57%) Grails
8 1 (3.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) EMV
2 1 (3.57%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Time Management
2 11 (39.29%) Software Architecture
3 9 (32.14%) OOP
4 2 (7.14%) MVC
4 2 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.57%) UML
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.57%) SEO
5 1 (3.57%) Workflow
5 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.57%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) Java
2 7 (25.00%) C#
3 6 (21.43%) C++
3 6 (21.43%) SQL
3 6 (21.43%) VB
3 6 (21.43%) VB6
4 4 (14.29%) XAML
5 3 (10.71%) VB.NET
6 2 (7.14%) PHP
7 1 (3.57%) Ruby
7 1 (3.57%) PHP5
7 1 (3.57%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe
2 1 (3.57%) XMPie