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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 34 22 32
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 19 35 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 6.55% 12.54% 5.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.79% 12.59% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19 35 16
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +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
280 278 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 96.55% 99.64% 98.23%
Number of salaries quoted 245 250 269
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 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 24 (100.00%) C#
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 24 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 21 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 20 (83.33%) Windows
4 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (79.17%) jQuery
5 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
5 18 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (70.83%) MVC
6 17 (70.83%) CSS
6 17 (70.83%) HTML
7 16 (66.67%) Visual Studio
7 16 (66.67%) WCF
8 15 (62.50%) .NET Framework
8 15 (62.50%) Scrum
8 15 (62.50%) MS Excel
9 14 (58.33%) Web Services
9 14 (58.33%) Multithreading
9 14 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 13 (54.17%) HTML5
10 13 (54.17%) TDD
10 13 (54.17%) Ajax
10 13 (54.17%) OO
10 13 (54.17%) OOD
11 11 (45.83%) SharePoint
11 11 (45.83%) N-Tier
11 11 (45.83%) WinForms

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (45.83%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (62.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (29.17%) Relational Database
3 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 9 (37.50%) Rhino Mocks
2 9 (37.50%) Moq
3 7 (29.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (20.83%) Subversion
5 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
6 1 (4.17%) Selenium
6 1 (4.17%) NUnit
6 1 (4.17%) MSTest
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (79.17%) jQuery
3 18 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (70.83%) HTML
4 17 (70.83%) CSS
5 16 (66.67%) WCF
6 15 (62.50%) .NET Framework
7 14 (58.33%) Web Services
7 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 13 (54.17%) Ajax
8 13 (54.17%) HTML5
9 11 (45.83%) Entity Framework
9 11 (45.83%) WinForms
9 11 (45.83%) ADO.NET
9 11 (45.83%) Silverlight
10 10 (41.67%) WPF
11 9 (37.50%) LINQ
11 9 (37.50%) AngularJS
11 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) N-Tier
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Wiki
3 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (70.83%) MVC
3 15 (62.50%) Scrum
4 14 (58.33%) Multithreading
5 13 (54.17%) TDD
5 13 (54.17%) OO
5 13 (54.17%) OOD
6 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
7 5 (20.83%) Web Development
8 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
9 3 (12.50%) Project Management
9 3 (12.50%) SOA
10 2 (8.33%) Information Management
10 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
10 2 (8.33%) SDLC
10 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
10 2 (8.33%) Product Management
10 2 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
10 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 11 (45.83%) SQL
4 7 (29.17%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 9 (37.50%) MOM
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago