The median annual salary for a Software Developer was - in advertised job vacancies in Luton during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank - 45 45
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 0 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton - 0.32% 2.67%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.34% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 10
Median salary - £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 242 290 364
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 95.28% 93.55% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 163 203 246
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Luton

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Luton

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft