Period
to 20 August 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in Luton during the 6 months to 20 August 2017.

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

Developer
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 10 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 -9 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 75 96 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 15.92% 15.36% 25.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.23% 16.08% 26.56%
Number of salaries quoted 78 87 259
Luton median annual salary £41,500 £56,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.89% +24.44% +4.65%
10th Percentile £31,250 £36,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £77,500 £55,100
Bedfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +1.12% +3.49%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton. 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
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 462 597 723
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 98.09% 95.52% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 272 467 604
Luton median annual salary £49,750 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.55% +22.22% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £32,500 £26,075
90th Percentile £70,000 £86,250 £68,375
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Luton

Developer
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Developer in Luton

Developer
Salary Histogram in Luton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Luton over the 6 months to 20 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Luton

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Luton region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 48 (64.00%) C#
2 47 (62.67%) .NET
3 41 (54.67%) JavaScript
4 36 (48.00%) ASP.NET
5 34 (45.33%) HTML
6 31 (41.33%) AngularJS
7 29 (38.67%) CSS
8 27 (36.00%) MVC
9 26 (34.67%) SQL
9 26 (34.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (32.00%) SQL Server
11 23 (30.67%) HTML5
12 21 (28.00%) Java
13 20 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 19 (25.33%) Finance
15 18 (24.00%) MySQL
15 18 (24.00%) Degree
15 18 (24.00%) jQuery
16 17 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
17 16 (21.33%) T-SQL
18 14 (18.67%) Mathematics
18 14 (18.67%) Computer Science
18 14 (18.67%) REST
19 13 (17.33%) Computer Science Degree
20 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
21 11 (14.67%) SDLC
21 11 (14.67%) Re-Platforming
21 11 (14.67%) CSS3
21 11 (14.67%) Unit Testing
21 11 (14.67%) Security Cleared

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 11 (14.67%) JBoss
2 8 (10.67%) IIS
3 3 (4.00%) Apache Solr
3 3 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.67%) Confluence
4 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.33%) CMS
5 1 (1.33%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.33%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.33%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.00%) Bluemix
1 3 (4.00%) IBM Cloud
1 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (24.00%) MySQL
3 3 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.33%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (1.33%) GIS
5 1 (1.33%) OLAP
5 1 (1.33%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (1.33%) OLTP
5 1 (1.33%) Power BI
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (14.67%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 5 (6.67%) gulp
3 4 (5.33%) Selenium
3 4 (5.33%) WebStorm
4 3 (4.00%) Babel
4 3 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.00%) Maven
4 3 (4.00%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.67%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.67%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.67%) Grunt
5 2 (2.67%) JIRA
6 1 (1.33%) Bower
General
1 19 (25.33%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Front Office
3 2 (2.67%) Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Advertising
4 1 (1.33%) Back Office
4 1 (1.33%) Games
4 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (62.67%) .NET
2 36 (48.00%) ASP.NET
3 34 (45.33%) HTML
4 31 (41.33%) AngularJS
5 29 (38.67%) CSS
6 26 (34.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (30.67%) HTML5
8 20 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 18 (24.00%) jQuery
10 14 (18.67%) REST
11 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (14.67%) CSS3
12 11 (14.67%) Web Services
12 11 (14.67%) WinForms
13 10 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
13 10 (13.33%) WPF
14 7 (9.33%) Node.js
15 6 (8.00%) RESTful
15 6 (8.00%) WCF
15 6 (8.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.33%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (4.00%) User Experience
5 2 (2.67%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.33%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.33%) Fintech
6 1 (1.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.00%) Windows
2 3 (4.00%) Android
2 3 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.33%) Linux
4 1 (1.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.00%) MVC
2 17 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (18.67%) Mathematics
4 11 (14.67%) Re-Platforming
4 11 (14.67%) SDLC
4 11 (14.67%) Unit Testing
5 10 (13.33%) SOA
6 7 (9.33%) Scrum
6 7 (9.33%) Web Development
7 5 (6.67%) DevOps
7 5 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (5.33%) Front End Development
8 4 (5.33%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.33%) Microservices
9 3 (4.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (4.00%) Software Delivery
9 3 (4.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 3 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 48 (64.00%) C#
2 41 (54.67%) JavaScript
3 26 (34.67%) SQL
4 21 (28.00%) Java
5 16 (21.33%) T-SQL
6 5 (6.67%) C++
7 4 (5.33%) Python
8 3 (4.00%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.67%) C
9 2 (2.67%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.33%) ABAP
10 1 (1.33%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.33%) SAPscript
10 1 (1.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (24.00%) Degree
2 13 (17.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (14.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.67%) DBS Check
System Software
1 3 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) Ansible
1 3 (4.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 7 (9.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.33%) Xamarin
3 3 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (4.00%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.67%) Appcelerator
4 2 (2.67%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.33%) Adobe
5 1 (1.33%) SAP