Period
to 15 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was - in advertised job vacancies in Bedford during the 6 months to 15 January 2018.

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

Software Developer
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
15 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 49 56
Rank change year-on-year +21 +7 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 4 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 2.01% 1.03% 2.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 1.05% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 26
Bedford median annual salary - £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
Bedfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bedford
Permanent vacancies in Bedford with a recognized job title 194 287 503
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.49% 98.29% 98.63%
Number of salaries quoted 168 257 477
Bedford median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £24,550 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £61,250 £60,350
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +11.76%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings that featured Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Bedford

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Bedford

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 9 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 15 January 2018, Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database

Software 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL