The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Developer
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 160 235 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 27.26% 26.08% 24.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.78% 27.65% 25.51%
Number of salaries quoted 141 217 244
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £52,500
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 Bedfordshire. 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 576 850 1086
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 98.13% 94.34% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 443 766 920
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Bedfordshire

Developer
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Developer in Bedfordshire

Developer
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Bedfordshire

Developer
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable +16 42 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Bedford 0 41 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Luton -3 36 £35,000 -44.00% 4
Leighton Buzzard 0 9 £45,000 +69.81% 1
Shefford - 1 £42,500 -
Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 191 (64.31%) C#
2 173 (58.25%) .NET
3 152 (51.18%) JavaScript
4 141 (47.47%) HTML
5 133 (44.78%) SQL Server
6 130 (43.77%) ASP.NET
7 126 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
8 117 (39.39%) CSS
9 101 (34.01%) AngularJS
10 89 (29.97%) MVC
11 71 (23.91%) Visual Studio
12 64 (21.55%) Java
12 64 (21.55%) Microsoft
13 63 (21.21%) TDD
14 61 (20.54%) HTML5
15 58 (19.53%) .NET Framework
16 56 (18.86%) Scrum
17 55 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
18 53 (17.85%) SQL
19 52 (17.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 51 (17.17%) jQuery
21 50 (16.84%) Ajax
22 49 (16.50%) WCF
23 46 (15.49%) Mobile App
24 43 (14.48%) WinForms
24 43 (14.48%) Web Development
25 41 (13.80%) WPF
26 39 (13.13%) Software Engineering
27 38 (12.79%) Degree
27 38 (12.79%) Git (software)

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 10 (3.37%) IIS
2 9 (3.03%) CMS
3 8 (2.69%) ArcGIS
3 8 (2.69%) EPiServer
3 8 (2.69%) Oracle Spatial
4 7 (2.36%) WordPress
5 5 (1.68%) Drupal
5 5 (1.68%) JBoss
6 4 (1.35%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.01%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.67%) Confluence
9 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.34%) Moodle
9 1 (0.34%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.34%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.68%) Remedy AR System
1 5 (1.68%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.67%) Magento
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.34%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.68%) SaaS
4 3 (1.01%) Bluemix
4 3 (1.01%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.35%) HTTP
1 4 (1.35%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.67%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.34%) FTP
3 1 (0.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (44.78%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.06%) SQL Server 2016
3 17 (5.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (4.71%) MySQL
4 14 (4.71%) NoSQL
5 13 (4.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (4.04%) Relational Database
6 12 (4.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (4.04%) SQL Server 2014
6 12 (4.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (3.03%) GIS
10 3 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.01%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.67%) Power BI
11 2 (0.67%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.34%) Geospatial Data
12 1 (0.34%) OLAP Cube
12 1 (0.34%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 71 (23.91%) Visual Studio
2 38 (12.79%) Git (software)
3 32 (10.77%) NUnit
4 28 (9.43%) gulp
5 24 (8.08%) Grunt
6 19 (6.40%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 14 (4.71%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (3.03%) Moq
8 9 (3.03%) Rhino Mocks
9 8 (2.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 7 (2.36%) Jenkins
10 7 (2.36%) Visual Studio Team System
11 6 (2.02%) Bower
12 5 (1.68%) Selenium
12 5 (1.68%) WebStorm
13 4 (1.35%) TeamCity
14 3 (1.01%) Babel
14 3 (1.01%) Maven
15 2 (0.67%) Eclipse
15 2 (0.67%) JIRA
General
1 38 (12.79%) Finance
2 9 (3.03%) Music Industry
3 7 (2.36%) Banking
4 6 (2.02%) Games
5 5 (1.68%) Marketing
6 4 (1.35%) Electronics
7 2 (0.67%) Advertising
7 2 (0.67%) Front Office
7 2 (0.67%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.34%) Automotive
8 1 (0.34%) Back Office
8 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (58.25%) .NET
2 141 (47.47%) HTML
3 130 (43.77%) ASP.NET
4 117 (39.39%) CSS
5 101 (34.01%) AngularJS
6 61 (20.54%) HTML5
7 58 (19.53%) .NET Framework
8 55 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 52 (17.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 51 (17.17%) jQuery
11 50 (16.84%) Ajax
12 49 (16.50%) WCF
13 43 (14.48%) WinForms
14 41 (13.80%) WPF
15 37 (12.46%) ASP.NET Web API
16 29 (9.76%) CSS3
16 29 (9.76%) Sass
16 29 (9.76%) Web Services
17 27 (9.09%) LESS
17 27 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (15.49%) Mobile App
2 32 (10.77%) Greenfield Project
3 31 (10.44%) User Experience
4 27 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 15 (5.05%) iPad
6 14 (4.71%) Fintech
7 9 (3.03%) Streaming Music
8 7 (2.36%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.68%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.67%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.67%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.67%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.67%) EPoS
12 1 (0.34%) NHS
12 1 (0.34%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 34 (11.45%) Windows
2 20 (6.73%) Android
2 20 (6.73%) Apple iOS
3 6 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.68%) Linux
4 5 (1.68%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.35%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.34%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (29.97%) MVC
3 63 (21.21%) TDD
4 56 (18.86%) Scrum
5 43 (14.48%) Web Development
6 39 (13.13%) Software Engineering
7 35 (11.78%) BDD
8 31 (10.44%) Mobile Development
9 28 (9.43%) Front End Development
10 25 (8.42%) Mentoring
11 24 (8.08%) Responsive Web Design
11 24 (8.08%) Web Design
12 21 (7.07%) Web Application Development
13 20 (6.73%) SOA
14 19 (6.40%) Android Development
14 19 (6.40%) Functional Testing
14 19 (6.40%) iOS Development
15 18 (6.06%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
16 16 (5.39%) MVVM
16 16 (5.39%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 191 (64.31%) C#
2 152 (51.18%) JavaScript
3 64 (21.55%) Java
4 53 (17.85%) SQL
5 37 (12.46%) T-SQL
6 26 (8.75%) C++
7 19 (6.40%) Python
8 14 (4.71%) Objective-C
9 13 (4.38%) PHP
10 10 (3.37%) Ruby
11 7 (2.36%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.68%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.35%) Apple Swift
14 3 (1.01%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.67%) ABAP
15 2 (0.67%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.34%) Apex Code
16 1 (0.34%) C
16 1 (0.34%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 38 (12.79%) Degree
2 20 (6.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (2.02%) PhD
4 6 (2.02%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.01%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.35%) Firmware
2 3 (1.01%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.01%) Ansible
1 3 (1.01%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 64 (21.55%) Microsoft
2 30 (10.10%) Oracle
3 23 (7.74%) Xamarin
4 16 (5.39%) Appcelerator
5 9 (3.03%) Perforce
6 8 (2.69%) ESRI
7 7 (2.36%) SAP
8 5 (1.68%) BMC
8 5 (1.68%) Remedy
9 3 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.01%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.01%) Software AG
9 3 (1.01%) Sun
9 3 (1.01%) webMethods
10 2 (0.67%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.67%) WorldPay
11 1 (0.34%) Adobe
11 1 (0.34%) Zend
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cranfield, Bedfordshire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Cambridge DT
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £21,000 to £22,000 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bens - Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Thurleigh, Bedfordshire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 9 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 12 days ago
Bedford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedfordshire
Cambridge DT
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Lantec
Posted: 18 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 24 days ago
Luton
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago