The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 2 5 5
Rank change year-on-year +3 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 137 161 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 21.34% 19.88% 19.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.17% 21.18% 19.70%
Number of salaries quoted 128 135 174
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £60,000
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 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 618 760 1081
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 96.26% 93.83% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 470 625 817
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in 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 26 March 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 26 March 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 +6 48 £45,000 -1.63% 5
Bedford +1 36 £40,500 -10.00% 1
Luton -3 35 £50,000 - 6
Developer
East of England

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 206 (71.28%) C#
2 194 (67.13%) .NET
3 167 (57.79%) ASP.NET
4 159 (55.02%) JavaScript
5 145 (50.17%) HTML
6 130 (44.98%) SQL Server
7 116 (40.14%) MVC
8 113 (39.10%) Agile Software Development
8 113 (39.10%) AngularJS
9 109 (37.72%) CSS
10 90 (31.14%) HTML5
11 81 (28.03%) Web Development
12 80 (27.68%) ASP.NET MVC
13 70 (24.22%) SQL
14 66 (22.84%) jQuery
15 63 (21.80%) Visual Studio
16 58 (20.07%) .NET Framework
17 56 (19.38%) Microsoft
17 56 (19.38%) CSS3
18 53 (18.34%) ASP.NET Web API
19 52 (17.99%) TDD
20 49 (16.96%) T-SQL
20 49 (16.96%) Java
20 49 (16.96%) Scrum
21 41 (14.19%) Software Engineering
22 37 (12.80%) Degree
23 35 (12.11%) Front End Development
24 34 (11.76%) Finance
25 32 (11.07%) Ajax
25 32 (11.07%) Twitter Bootstrap

Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 13 (4.50%) WordPress
2 12 (4.15%) IIS
3 9 (3.11%) ArcGIS
3 9 (3.11%) Oracle Spatial
4 7 (2.42%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.38%) Drupal
6 4 (1.38%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.04%) JBoss
8 2 (0.69%) CMS
8 2 (0.69%) Moodle
9 1 (0.35%) Confluence
9 1 (0.35%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.35%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 25 (8.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.35%) MS Office
2 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.73%) Remedy AR System
1 5 (1.73%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.69%) Magento
3 2 (0.69%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (8.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.11%) SaaS
3 6 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.73%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.35%) FTP
2 1 (0.35%) HTTP
2 1 (0.35%) Internet
2 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (44.98%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.15%) Relational Database
2 12 (4.15%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (4.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (3.81%) MySQL
4 10 (3.46%) GIS
5 9 (3.11%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (3.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (3.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.42%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.73%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.04%) OLTP
10 2 (0.69%) Blockchain
10 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.35%) Geospatial Data
11 1 (0.35%) OLAP
11 1 (0.35%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 63 (21.80%) Visual Studio
2 29 (10.03%) Git (software)
3 24 (8.30%) gulp
4 19 (6.57%) Grunt
5 17 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (3.46%) Selenium
7 8 (2.77%) NUnit
8 5 (1.73%) Fiddler
8 5 (1.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (1.73%) Subversion
8 5 (1.73%) WebStorm
9 4 (1.38%) Bower
9 4 (1.38%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.04%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.04%) Jasmine
10 3 (1.04%) JIRA
11 2 (0.69%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.69%) JUnit
11 2 (0.69%) PHPUnit
11 2 (0.69%) WebDriver
General
1 34 (11.76%) Finance
2 16 (5.54%) Banking
3 5 (1.73%) Advertising
3 5 (1.73%) Games
3 5 (1.73%) Music Industry
4 3 (1.04%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.69%) Electronics
5 2 (0.69%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.35%) Automotive
6 1 (0.35%) Marketing
6 1 (0.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (67.13%) .NET
2 167 (57.79%) ASP.NET
3 145 (50.17%) HTML
4 113 (39.10%) AngularJS
5 109 (37.72%) CSS
6 90 (31.14%) HTML5
7 80 (27.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 66 (22.84%) jQuery
9 58 (20.07%) .NET Framework
10 56 (19.38%) CSS3
11 53 (18.34%) ASP.NET Web API
12 32 (11.07%) Ajax
12 32 (11.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 31 (10.73%) Web Services
14 29 (10.03%) Sass
15 26 (9.00%) WinForms
16 25 (8.65%) Entity Framework
16 25 (8.65%) WCF
17 22 (7.61%) LESS
18 20 (6.92%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (10.38%) Computer Science
2 18 (6.23%) User Experience
3 14 (4.84%) Virtual Team
4 13 (4.50%) Mobile App
5 12 (4.15%) iPad
6 4 (1.38%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.38%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.04%) Clustering
7 3 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.04%) Replication
8 2 (0.69%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.69%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.69%) VLE
9 1 (0.35%) Fintech
9 1 (0.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 26 (9.00%) Windows
2 10 (3.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (3.11%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.69%) Linux
5 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (40.14%) MVC
2 113 (39.10%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (28.03%) Web Development
4 52 (17.99%) TDD
5 49 (16.96%) Scrum
6 41 (14.19%) Software Engineering
7 35 (12.11%) Front End Development
8 26 (9.00%) BDD
9 25 (8.65%) E-Commerce
10 24 (8.30%) Unit Testing
11 23 (7.96%) Responsive Web Design
12 22 (7.61%) SOA
13 21 (7.27%) SOLID
14 20 (6.92%) Mentoring
15 19 (6.57%) DevOps
15 19 (6.57%) Web Design
16 16 (5.54%) Re-Platforming
17 14 (4.84%) Waterfall
18 13 (4.50%) Multithreading
19 12 (4.15%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 206 (71.28%) C#
2 159 (55.02%) JavaScript
3 70 (24.22%) SQL
4 49 (16.96%) Java
4 49 (16.96%) T-SQL
5 21 (7.27%) C++
6 14 (4.84%) PHP
7 11 (3.81%) Python
8 6 (2.08%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.73%) Ruby
10 4 (1.38%) C
10 4 (1.38%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.04%) ABAP
12 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.35%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 37 (12.80%) Degree
2 9 (3.11%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.73%) PhD
4 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.73%) QA
2 3 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.35%) Firmware
Vendors
1 56 (19.38%) Microsoft
2 28 (9.69%) Oracle
3 20 (6.92%) Xamarin
4 9 (3.11%) ESRI
4 9 (3.11%) SAP
5 5 (1.73%) BMC
5 5 (1.73%) Remedy
6 3 (1.04%) Software AG
6 3 (1.04%) webMethods
7 2 (0.69%) Adobe
7 2 (0.69%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.35%) Apple
8 1 (0.35%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.35%) hybris
8 1 (0.35%) Perforce
8 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.35%) Zend
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £21,000 to £22,000 per annum benefits inc pension & share ownersh
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + £75,000 + Brilliant Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Cambridge DT
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
LGM Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £42500 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Health, 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, UK
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 10 days ago
Home Counties, Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £35,000 + benefits inc pension & share option scheme
Posted: 20 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,500 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 27 days ago