The first table below looks at the demand for the Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Dunstable region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 18 26 12
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 1.64% 0.94% 9.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 1.00% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Average salary £45,000 £20,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+125.00% -49.36%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
60 100 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 98.36% 94.34% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55 88 41
Average salary £30,000 £42,750 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.82% -16.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £60,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Software Developer
Bedfordshire

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Dunstable

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 4 (66.67%) VB
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) XAML
2 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 4 (66.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 4 (66.67%) VB6
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Silverlight
2 4 (66.67%) SQLite
3 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (33.33%) Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) SaaS
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) COBOL

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQLite
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (66.67%) Silverlight
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
1 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 3 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) VB
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) XAML
2 4 (66.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 4 (66.67%) VB6
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) COBOL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle