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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 15 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard 65.22% 66.67% 66.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 78.95% 75.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 18
Average salary £31,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £38,250 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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
19 8 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard 82.61% 88.89% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 25
Average salary £31,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £45,000 £39,000
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 19 September 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Leighton Buzzard

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 18 (75.00%) SQL
1 18 (75.00%) VB.NET
1 18 (75.00%) .NET
2 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (41.67%) Manufacturing
4 8 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (29.17%) PhD
6 6 (25.00%) CSS
6 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 6 (25.00%) HTML
6 6 (25.00%) Degree
6 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
7 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
8 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 4 (16.67%) jQuery
8 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (16.67%) NHibernate
8 4 (16.67%) WinForms
8 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
9 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (12.50%) HTML5
9 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (12.50%) Tandem
9 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (4.17%) MySQL
6 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
6 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (41.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.33%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (25.00%) CSS
2 6 (25.00%) HTML
3 4 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 4 (16.67%) WinForms
3 4 (16.67%) NHibernate
3 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (16.67%) jQuery
4 3 (12.50%) HTML5
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.17%) Web Services
6 1 (4.17%) LAMP
6 1 (4.17%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (12.50%) Tandem
5 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.50%) OOP
1 3 (12.50%) OO
1 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (8.33%) Scrum
2 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (8.33%) CAD
2 2 (8.33%) Web Development
2 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
2 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (4.17%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (4.17%) DevOps
3 1 (4.17%) MVC
3 1 (4.17%) TDD
3 1 (4.17%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) SQL
1 18 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) PhD
2 6 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft