The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 30 21 30
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 25 34 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 8.96% 11.04% 6.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.16% 11.26% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 25 34 19
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Senior Developer
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
273 302 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 97.85% 98.05% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 251 273 284
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Bedford region.

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Bedford

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title.

1 32 (100.00%) C#
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 32 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 29 (90.63%) JavaScript
3 26 (81.25%) Windows
3 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (78.13%) jQuery
5 24 (75.00%) CSS
5 24 (75.00%) HTML
5 24 (75.00%) Microsoft
5 24 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (71.88%) MVC
7 22 (68.75%) WCF
8 21 (65.63%) MS Excel
8 21 (65.63%) Visual Studio
9 20 (62.50%) .NET Framework
10 19 (59.38%) Multithreading
10 19 (59.38%) Web Services
10 19 (59.38%) Scrum
10 19 (59.38%) Microsoft Azure
11 18 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 17 (53.13%) HTML5
12 17 (53.13%) OOD
12 17 (53.13%) OO
12 17 (53.13%) TDD
12 17 (53.13%) Ajax
13 14 (43.75%) ADO.NET
13 14 (43.75%) SQL
13 14 (43.75%) Entity Framework

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (40.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (65.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (59.38%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (31.25%) Relational Database
3 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (65.63%) Visual Studio
2 11 (34.38%) Rhino Mocks
2 11 (34.38%) Moq
3 10 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (18.75%) Subversion
5 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
6 3 (9.38%) Selenium
7 1 (3.13%) NUnit
7 1 (3.13%) MSTest
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (78.13%) jQuery
3 24 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 24 (75.00%) HTML
3 24 (75.00%) CSS
4 22 (68.75%) WCF
5 20 (62.50%) .NET Framework
6 19 (59.38%) Web Services
7 18 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 17 (53.13%) Ajax
8 17 (53.13%) HTML5
9 14 (43.75%) Entity Framework
9 14 (43.75%) ADO.NET
10 13 (40.63%) WinForms
10 13 (40.63%) Silverlight
11 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (37.50%) AngularJS
11 12 (37.50%) WPF
12 11 (34.38%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) N-Tier
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.38%) Wiki
2 3 (9.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 26 (81.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (71.88%) MVC
3 19 (59.38%) Scrum
3 19 (59.38%) Multithreading
4 17 (53.13%) TDD
4 17 (53.13%) OO
4 17 (53.13%) OOD
5 13 (40.63%) Software Engineering
6 8 (25.00%) Web Development
7 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (9.38%) Planning Poker
8 3 (9.38%) SDLC
8 3 (9.38%) Integration Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
8 3 (9.38%) Project Management
8 3 (9.38%) Information Management
8 3 (9.38%) SOA
9 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
9 2 (6.25%) Product Management
9 2 (6.25%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (90.63%) JavaScript
3 14 (43.75%) SQL
4 9 (28.13%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 11 (34.38%) MOM
Vendors
1 24 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago