The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leighton Buzzard 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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 3 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard 50.00% 57.14% 14.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 75.00% 66.67% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 1
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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 Leighton Buzzard 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
Leighton Buzzard
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard 66.67% 85.71% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 3
Average salary £40,500 £32,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.61% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leighton Buzzard

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leighton Buzzard

Developer
Salary Trend in Leighton Buzzard

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

Developer Salary Trend in Leighton Buzzard

Developer
Salary Histogram in Leighton Buzzard

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Leighton Buzzard region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Leighton Buzzard

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leighton Buzzard 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 14 (73.68%) HTML
1 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
1 14 (73.68%) CSS
1 14 (73.68%) jQuery
2 10 (52.63%) HTML5
3 9 (47.37%) MVC
3 9 (47.37%) OOP
3 9 (47.37%) Adobe
3 9 (47.37%) .NET
3 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
3 9 (47.37%) Photoshop
3 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET
3 9 (47.37%) PHP
3 9 (47.37%) C#
3 9 (47.37%) REST
3 9 (47.37%) CSS3
3 9 (47.37%) WordPress
3 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
3 9 (47.37%) Sass
3 9 (47.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 9 (47.37%) User Experience
4 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (26.32%) Silverlight
6 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (26.32%) Web Development
6 5 (26.32%) Ajax
6 5 (26.32%) Internet
6 5 (26.32%) VB
7 4 (21.05%) WinForms

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leighton Buzzard 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 9 (47.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.26%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) CSS
1 14 (73.68%) HTML
1 14 (73.68%) jQuery
2 10 (52.63%) HTML5
3 9 (47.37%) REST
3 9 (47.37%) CSS3
3 9 (47.37%) Sass
3 9 (47.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 9 (47.37%) .NET
3 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET
4 5 (26.32%) Ajax
4 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (26.32%) Silverlight
5 4 (21.05%) WinForms
5 4 (21.05%) WCF
6 1 (5.26%) XML
6 1 (5.26%) XSLT
6 1 (5.26%) Flash
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) OOP
1 9 (47.37%) MVC
2 5 (26.32%) Web Development
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Change Control
5 1 (5.26%) Energy Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
2 9 (47.37%) PHP
2 9 (47.37%) C#
3 5 (26.32%) VB
4 4 (21.05%) VC++
4 4 (21.05%) VB6
5 1 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Adobe
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
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