The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bedford during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 4 4 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 38 45 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 28.15% 24.86% 21.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.01% 26.79% 21.90%
Number of salaries quoted 33 45 52
Median salary £40,500 £45,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +19.20%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £33,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 131 168 274
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 97.04% 92.82% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 108 148 204
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford that featured Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Bedford

Developer
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer in Bedford.

Salary trend for Developer in Bedford

Developer
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Bedford over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Bedford

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 53 (72.60%) C#
2 50 (68.49%) .NET
3 42 (57.53%) HTML
4 40 (54.79%) ASP.NET
5 39 (53.42%) CSS
6 38 (52.05%) Web Development
7 37 (50.68%) JavaScript
8 33 (45.21%) MVC
8 33 (45.21%) AngularJS
9 29 (39.73%) HTML5
10 28 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (35.62%) TDD
11 26 (35.62%) SQL Server
11 26 (35.62%) CSS3
12 21 (28.77%) Git (software)
13 19 (26.03%) ASP.NET Web API
14 18 (24.66%) .NET Framework
14 18 (24.66%) Degree
15 17 (23.29%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (23.29%) Scrum
16 16 (21.92%) SQL
16 16 (21.92%) BDD
16 16 (21.92%) Microsoft Azure
17 15 (20.55%) jQuery
17 15 (20.55%) Software Engineering
18 13 (17.81%) Computer Science
19 12 (16.44%) gulp
20 11 (15.07%) T-SQL
21 10 (13.70%) RESTful
21 10 (13.70%) Xamarin

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (12.33%) WordPress
2 4 (5.48%) Drupal
3 2 (2.74%) IIS
3 2 (2.74%) Moodle
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (21.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.11%) SaaS
3 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) HTTP
1 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (35.62%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.33%) Relational Database
3 8 (10.96%) NoSQL
4 6 (8.22%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (8.22%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (6.85%) MySQL
6 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (28.77%) Git (software)
2 12 (16.44%) gulp
3 9 (12.33%) Grunt
3 9 (12.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (9.59%) Visual Studio
5 4 (5.48%) Subversion
6 3 (4.11%) Bower
7 2 (2.74%) JUnit
7 2 (2.74%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.37%) JDeveloper
8 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (8.22%) Music Industry
2 5 (6.85%) Games
3 1 (1.37%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (68.49%) .NET
2 42 (57.53%) HTML
3 40 (54.79%) ASP.NET
4 39 (53.42%) CSS
5 33 (45.21%) AngularJS
6 29 (39.73%) HTML5
7 26 (35.62%) CSS3
8 19 (26.03%) ASP.NET Web API
9 18 (24.66%) .NET Framework
10 17 (23.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (20.55%) jQuery
12 10 (13.70%) Node.js
12 10 (13.70%) RESTful
13 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 8 (10.96%) Sass
13 8 (10.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (10.96%) WCF
14 6 (8.22%) Code First Entity Framework
14 6 (8.22%) Entity Framework
14 6 (8.22%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.81%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.74%) e-Learning
2 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.74%) VLE
3 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.37%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (1.37%) Linux
1 1 (1.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (52.05%) Web Development
2 33 (45.21%) MVC
3 28 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (35.62%) TDD
5 17 (23.29%) Scrum
6 16 (21.92%) BDD
7 15 (20.55%) Software Engineering
8 10 (13.70%) Front End Development
8 10 (13.70%) SOLID
9 9 (12.33%) Computer Vision
10 7 (9.59%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (9.59%) Web Design
11 6 (8.22%) High Availability
11 6 (8.22%) User Stories
11 6 (8.22%) Web Application Development
12 5 (6.85%) Unit Testing
13 4 (5.48%) OO
14 3 (4.11%) ITIL
14 3 (4.11%) OOA/OOD
15 2 (2.74%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 53 (72.60%) C#
2 37 (50.68%) JavaScript
3 16 (21.92%) SQL
4 11 (15.07%) T-SQL
5 8 (10.96%) PHP
6 6 (8.22%) C++
6 6 (8.22%) Ruby
7 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.37%) Python
7 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (24.66%) Degree
2 5 (6.85%) PhD
3 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (13.70%) Xamarin
2 8 (10.96%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.11%) Software AG
3 3 (4.11%) webMethods
Bedford, Bedfordshire
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