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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 6 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard 75.00% 40.63% 71.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 75.00% 41.94% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 10
Average salary £46,250 £30,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.16% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
8 31 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard 100.00% 96.88% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 14
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 April 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Leighton Buzzard

Developer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Ajax
3 3 (50.00%) Silverlight
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) SOLID
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 1 (16.67%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) User Experience
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) Ajax
3 3 (50.00%) Silverlight
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft