Period
to 19 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Dunstable during the 6 months to 19 June 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 > Dunstable
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 42 -
Rank change year-on-year +23 - +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 9 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dunstable 6.38% 0.55% -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.47% 0.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 0
Dunstable median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dunstable. 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
Dunstable
Permanent vacancies in Dunstable with a recognized job title 139 177 109
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.58% 97.79% 98.20%
Number of salaries quoted 116 166 99
Dunstable median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% -7.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £63,750
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.11% -7.50% +11.11%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Dunstable

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Dunstable

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Dunstable

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Dunstable

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Dunstable over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Dunstable

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Dunstable region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) WinForms
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) WCF
4 4 (44.44%) WPF
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) Web Application Development
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) MySQL
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) MVC
6 2 (22.22%) Web Development
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (11.11%) HTML5
7 1 (11.11%) BDD
7 1 (11.11%) TDD
7 1 (11.11%) Banking
7 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
7 1 (11.11%) Ajax
7 1 (11.11%) Local Government
7 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
7 1 (11.11%) Sass
7 1 (11.11%) AngularJS

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dunstable 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 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Local Government
1 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) WinForms
4 4 (44.44%) WCF
4 4 (44.44%) WPF
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (11.11%) Ajax
7 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (11.11%) HTML5
7 1 (11.11%) Sass
7 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) OOD
3 1 (11.11%) SOLID
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft