The median annual salary for a Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Luton during the 3 months to 29 April 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
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 6 2
Rank change year-on-year -4 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 33 72 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 13.20% 18.18% 25.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.87% 19.41% 25.76%
Number of salaries quoted 29 55 84
Median salary £50,000 £59,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.96% +32.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £34,878 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £56,750
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 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 238 371 396
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 95.20% 93.69% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 151 265 294
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.63% +29.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

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 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Luton

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 62 (70.45%) .NET
2 61 (69.32%) C#
3 60 (68.18%) ASP.NET
4 57 (64.77%) JavaScript
5 47 (53.41%) HTML
5 47 (53.41%) AngularJS
6 40 (45.45%) SQL Server
7 36 (40.91%) HTML5
8 35 (39.77%) MVC
9 34 (38.64%) ASP.NET MVC
10 30 (34.09%) ASP.NET Web API
11 28 (31.82%) CSS
12 27 (30.68%) Java
13 26 (29.55%) SQL
13 26 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
14 25 (28.41%) Visual Studio
15 24 (27.27%) jQuery
16 23 (26.14%) SOA
17 20 (22.73%) RabbitMQ
18 19 (21.59%) T-SQL
18 19 (21.59%) WinForms
19 16 (18.18%) Re-Platforming
20 14 (15.91%) Unit Testing
20 14 (15.91%) Greenfield Project
21 13 (14.77%) CSS3
22 12 (13.64%) Microsoft
23 11 (12.50%) Web Development
23 11 (12.50%) Node.js
24 10 (11.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 10 (11.36%) .NET Framework

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 7 (7.95%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.82%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (4.55%) IIS
3 4 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.41%) Apache Solr
4 3 (3.41%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.41%) JBoss
5 2 (2.27%) CMS
5 2 (2.27%) Confluence
5 2 (2.27%) WordPress
6 1 (1.14%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.14%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.68%) SaaS
2 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.41%) Bluemix
3 3 (3.41%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.95%) MySQL
3 6 (6.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.41%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.41%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.14%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (1.14%) GIS
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (28.41%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.82%) Selenium
3 5 (5.68%) Fiddler
3 5 (5.68%) WebStorm
4 4 (4.55%) gulp
5 3 (3.41%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 3 (3.41%) Babel
5 3 (3.41%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.41%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.41%) Maven
5 3 (3.41%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.27%) Bitbucket
6 2 (2.27%) JIRA
7 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.14%) Grunt
7 1 (1.14%) NUnit
7 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.14%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (7.95%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (1.14%) Back Office
3 1 (1.14%) Games
3 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (70.45%) .NET
2 60 (68.18%) ASP.NET
3 47 (53.41%) AngularJS
3 47 (53.41%) HTML
4 36 (40.91%) HTML5
5 34 (38.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 30 (34.09%) ASP.NET Web API
7 28 (31.82%) CSS
8 24 (27.27%) jQuery
9 20 (22.73%) RabbitMQ
10 19 (21.59%) WinForms
11 13 (14.77%) CSS3
12 11 (12.50%) Node.js
13 10 (11.36%) .NET Framework
13 10 (11.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (10.23%) RESTful
15 8 (9.09%) JSON
15 8 (9.09%) React
15 8 (9.09%) WPF
16 7 (7.95%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (3.41%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.14%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.14%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.14%) Fintech
5 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.82%) Windows
2 3 (3.41%) Windows Server
2 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.14%) Linux
3 1 (1.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (39.77%) MVC
2 26 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (26.14%) SOA
4 16 (18.18%) Re-Platforming
5 14 (15.91%) Unit Testing
6 11 (12.50%) Web Development
7 8 (9.09%) Front End Development
7 8 (9.09%) Scrum
8 7 (7.95%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (7.95%) DevOps
8 7 (7.95%) E-Commerce
8 7 (7.95%) Mentoring
9 6 (6.82%) API Design
9 6 (6.82%) Mathematics
9 6 (6.82%) Multithreading
9 6 (6.82%) SDLC
9 6 (6.82%) Web Application Development
10 4 (4.55%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (4.55%) Microservices
11 3 (3.41%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 61 (69.32%) C#
2 57 (64.77%) JavaScript
3 27 (30.68%) Java
4 26 (29.55%) SQL
5 19 (21.59%) T-SQL
6 6 (6.82%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.55%) Python
8 3 (3.41%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.41%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.14%) C
9 1 (1.14%) C++
9 1 (1.14%) PHP
9 1 (1.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (9.09%) Degree
2 6 (6.82%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (3.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) Ansible
1 3 (3.41%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 12 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.41%) Sitecore
2 3 (3.41%) Software AG
2 3 (3.41%) webMethods
2 3 (3.41%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.27%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
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