The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedford during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Developer
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 41 88 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 33.06% 42.11% 27.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.33% 43.78% 28.09%
Number of salaries quoted 41 79 59
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,500
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 123 201 267
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 99.19% 96.17% 98.16%
Number of salaries quoted 112 175 204
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Bedford

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 48 (62.34%) HTML
2 47 (61.04%) .NET
3 44 (57.14%) C#
4 43 (55.84%) CSS
5 42 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (49.35%) JavaScript
7 34 (44.16%) MVC
7 34 (44.16%) SQL Server
8 29 (37.66%) TDD
9 28 (36.36%) ASP.NET
10 27 (35.06%) AngularJS
11 23 (29.87%) Git (software)
12 22 (28.57%) Software Engineering
12 22 (28.57%) .NET Framework
13 20 (25.97%) jQuery
13 20 (25.97%) BDD
14 18 (23.38%) HTML5
14 18 (23.38%) WCF
14 18 (23.38%) Degree
15 16 (20.78%) RESTful
15 16 (20.78%) Web Services
15 16 (20.78%) Entity Framework
16 14 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
16 14 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
16 14 (18.18%) Web Development
17 13 (16.88%) Microsoft
17 13 (16.88%) Scrum
17 13 (16.88%) Node.js
18 12 (15.58%) Front End Development
18 12 (15.58%) ASP.NET MVC 5

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 7 (9.09%) CMS
1 7 (9.09%) EPiServer
2 5 (6.49%) WordPress
3 4 (5.19%) Drupal
4 2 (2.60%) IIS
5 1 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.30%) Moodle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.79%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) HTTP
1 4 (5.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (44.16%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 10 (12.99%) Relational Database
4 9 (11.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (11.69%) SQL Server 2014
4 9 (11.69%) SQL Server 2016
5 7 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (5.19%) MySQL
7 3 (3.90%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (29.87%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 7 (9.09%) Visual Studio Team System
3 6 (7.79%) NUnit
3 6 (7.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.19%) Grunt
4 4 (5.19%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.60%) Bower
5 2 (2.60%) gulp
5 2 (2.60%) JUnit
5 2 (2.60%) PHPUnit
General
1 9 (11.69%) Music Industry
2 4 (5.19%) Electronics
3 3 (3.90%) Marketing
4 2 (2.60%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (62.34%) HTML
2 47 (61.04%) .NET
3 43 (55.84%) CSS
4 28 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 27 (35.06%) AngularJS
6 22 (28.57%) .NET Framework
7 20 (25.97%) jQuery
8 18 (23.38%) HTML5
8 18 (23.38%) WCF
9 16 (20.78%) Entity Framework
9 16 (20.78%) RESTful
9 16 (20.78%) Web Services
10 14 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (16.88%) Node.js
12 12 (15.58%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (15.58%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 12 (15.58%) CSS3
13 11 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (11.69%) Code First Entity Framework
14 9 (11.69%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.79%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.90%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.30%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.30%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.19%) Embedded Linux
1 4 (5.19%) Linux
2 3 (3.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (44.16%) MVC
3 29 (37.66%) TDD
4 22 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 20 (25.97%) BDD
6 14 (18.18%) Web Development
7 13 (16.88%) Scrum
8 12 (15.58%) Front End Development
9 11 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 11 (14.29%) SOLID
10 10 (12.99%) SDLC
11 9 (11.69%) High Availability
11 9 (11.69%) Web Application Development
12 7 (9.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 7 (9.09%) IT Strategy
12 7 (9.09%) MVVM
12 7 (9.09%) OO
13 6 (7.79%) Mathematics
13 6 (7.79%) Physics
13 6 (7.79%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 44 (57.14%) C#
2 38 (49.35%) JavaScript
3 9 (11.69%) PHP
3 9 (11.69%) Ruby
4 8 (10.39%) Java
5 5 (6.49%) C++
5 5 (6.49%) SQL
6 4 (5.19%) Bash Shell
6 4 (5.19%) Python
7 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (23.38%) Degree
2 6 (7.79%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (7.79%) PhD
2 6 (7.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (3.90%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.19%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (16.88%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.79%) Perforce
3 5 (6.49%) Xamarin
4 3 (3.90%) Oracle
4 3 (3.90%) Software AG
4 3 (3.90%) Sun
4 3 (3.90%) webMethods
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