The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bedford region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 21 43 36
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 17 5 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 8.72% 1.81% 10.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.50% 1.85% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 47
Median salary £46,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
179 271 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 91.79% 97.83% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 151 194 419
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Senior 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 Bedford region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 42 (91.30%) C#
1 42 (91.30%) .NET
2 37 (80.43%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (56.52%) ASP.NET MVC
3 26 (56.52%) MVC
3 26 (56.52%) ASP.NET
4 25 (54.35%) SQL Server
5 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 23 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 22 (47.83%) JavaScript
6 22 (47.83%) Scrum
6 22 (47.83%) TDD
7 21 (45.65%) Software Engineering
7 21 (45.65%) HTML
7 21 (45.65%) CSS
8 19 (41.30%) SQL
9 18 (39.13%) Web Services
9 18 (39.13%) MS Excel
9 18 (39.13%) Migration
9 18 (39.13%) jQuery
10 17 (36.96%) Data Migration
11 16 (34.78%) WCF
11 16 (34.78%) Visual Studio
12 15 (32.61%) .NET Framework
12 15 (32.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 14 (30.43%) Ajax
14 13 (28.26%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (28.26%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (28.26%) SQL Server 2012
15 12 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.87%) Node.js
2 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (39.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (54.35%) SQL Server
2 13 (28.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (34.78%) Visual Studio
2 13 (28.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
4 5 (10.87%) Subversion
5 3 (6.52%) Moq
5 3 (6.52%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (2.17%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (91.30%) .NET
2 26 (56.52%) ASP.NET
2 26 (56.52%) ASP.NET MVC
3 21 (45.65%) CSS
3 21 (45.65%) HTML
4 18 (39.13%) jQuery
4 18 (39.13%) Web Services
5 16 (34.78%) WCF
6 15 (32.61%) .NET Framework
6 15 (32.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 14 (30.43%) Ajax
8 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (21.74%) HTML5
10 9 (19.57%) AngularJS
11 8 (17.39%) ADO.NET
11 8 (17.39%) Entity Framework
12 5 (10.87%) JSON
13 4 (8.70%) REST
13 4 (8.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.52%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.17%) iPad
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (80.43%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (56.52%) MVC
3 22 (47.83%) Scrum
3 22 (47.83%) TDD
4 21 (45.65%) Software Engineering
5 18 (39.13%) Migration
6 17 (36.96%) Data Migration
7 13 (28.26%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (26.09%) Automated Testing
9 9 (19.57%) Mentoring
10 7 (15.22%) BDD
10 7 (15.22%) Pair Programming
11 5 (10.87%) OO
11 5 (10.87%) OOD
12 4 (8.70%) Multithreading
13 3 (6.52%) SDLC
13 3 (6.52%) SOLID
13 3 (6.52%) Web Development
14 2 (4.35%) Front End Development
15 1 (2.17%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (91.30%) C#
2 22 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 19 (41.30%) SQL
4 7 (15.22%) Java
4 7 (15.22%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) MOM
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle
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