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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 24 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 35 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 10.94% 6.33% 2.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.18% 6.44% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 35 19 5
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,150 £41,900
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
313 295 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 97.81% 98.33% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 284 289 192
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Bedford

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 87 (98.86%) .NET
2 85 (96.59%) C#
3 80 (90.91%) SQL Server
4 77 (87.50%) ASP.NET
5 68 (77.27%) MVC
6 66 (75.00%) SQL
7 60 (68.18%) Microsoft
8 56 (63.64%) WCF
9 49 (55.68%) Scrum
10 48 (54.55%) T-SQL
11 45 (51.14%) .NET Framework
12 42 (47.73%) JavaScript
13 41 (46.59%) Silverlight
14 40 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
15 39 (44.32%) LINQ
16 36 (40.91%) TDD
17 35 (39.77%) Software Engineering
18 32 (36.36%) WPF
19 31 (35.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 31 (35.23%) Windows
19 31 (35.23%) MS Excel
20 30 (34.09%) Relational Database
21 28 (31.82%) Multithreading
21 28 (31.82%) Web Services
22 27 (30.68%) SharePoint
22 27 (30.68%) SQL Server 2008
23 26 (29.55%) Team Foundation Server
23 26 (29.55%) Subversion
24 23 (26.14%) XML
24 23 (26.14%) Visual Studio

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 27 (30.68%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.41%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.27%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.27%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 2 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 31 (35.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 30 (34.09%) Relational Database
3 27 (30.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
5 15 (17.05%) Oracle Reports
6 14 (15.91%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (4.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (29.55%) Subversion
1 26 (29.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (26.14%) Visual Studio
3 20 (22.73%) NUnit
3 20 (22.73%) MSTest
4 12 (13.64%) Moq
5 4 (4.55%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 17 (19.32%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (98.86%) .NET
2 77 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 56 (63.64%) WCF
4 45 (51.14%) .NET Framework
5 41 (46.59%) Silverlight
6 40 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 39 (44.32%) LINQ
8 32 (36.36%) WPF
9 31 (35.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 28 (31.82%) Web Services
11 23 (26.14%) XML
11 23 (26.14%) HTML
12 22 (25.00%) jQuery
13 19 (21.59%) CSS
14 17 (19.32%) Middleware
15 16 (18.18%) WinForms
15 16 (18.18%) WF
16 12 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 8 (9.09%) ADO.NET
18 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) N-Tier
2 8 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 5 (5.68%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 31 (35.23%) Windows
2 2 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (77.27%) MVC
2 49 (55.68%) Scrum
3 36 (40.91%) TDD
4 35 (39.77%) Software Engineering
5 28 (31.82%) Multithreading
6 22 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 22 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 21 (23.86%) OO
8 20 (22.73%) OOD
9 8 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
10 6 (6.82%) Mentoring
11 4 (4.55%) Line Management
11 4 (4.55%) Project Management
11 4 (4.55%) Pair Programming
12 3 (3.41%) Technical Architecture
12 3 (3.41%) Workflow
13 2 (2.27%) Business Analysis
13 2 (2.27%) Matrix Management
13 2 (2.27%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (2.27%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 85 (96.59%) C#
2 66 (75.00%) SQL
3 48 (54.55%) T-SQL
4 42 (47.73%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.55%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.41%) Java
7 2 (2.27%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.27%) C
Systems Management
1 7 (7.95%) MOM
Vendors
1 60 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 23 (26.14%) Oracle
3 2 (2.27%) IBM
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