The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £28,500 in advertised job vacancies in Luton during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

Software Developer
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 - 45
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 2 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 0.92% - 3.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% - 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 14
Median salary £28,500 - £43,750
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 - £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,250 - £49,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

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 215 283 412
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 99.08% 96.59% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 567 1269 2339
Median salary £46,000 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.33% +41.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

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 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Apex Code
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

Software 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Apex Code
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com