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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 24 38 25
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 15 7 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 7.81% 2.65% 14.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.33% 2.70% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 55
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +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
180 259 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 93.75% 98.11% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 149 188 366
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 £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
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 30 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 38 (97.44%) C#
1 38 (97.44%) .NET
2 29 (74.36%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (58.97%) MVC
3 23 (58.97%) ASP.NET
4 22 (56.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (53.85%) SQL Server
5 21 (53.85%) SQL
6 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
6 19 (48.72%) TDD
6 19 (48.72%) Software Engineering
6 19 (48.72%) Microsoft Azure
7 18 (46.15%) Migration
7 18 (46.15%) Scrum
7 18 (46.15%) JavaScript
7 18 (46.15%) Web Services
8 17 (43.59%) CSS
8 17 (43.59%) HTML
8 17 (43.59%) Data Migration
9 15 (38.46%) Visual Studio
10 14 (35.90%) WCF
11 13 (33.33%) .NET Framework
11 13 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (33.33%) jQuery
11 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 12 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
12 12 (30.77%) Automated Testing
13 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (25.64%) 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 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (48.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (20.51%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.56%) MySQL
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (38.46%) Visual Studio
2 12 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
3 5 (12.82%) Subversion
4 3 (7.69%) Moq
4 3 (7.69%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (2.56%) MSTest
5 1 (2.56%) NUnit
5 1 (2.56%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (97.44%) .NET
2 23 (58.97%) ASP.NET
3 22 (56.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (46.15%) Web Services
5 17 (43.59%) CSS
5 17 (43.59%) HTML
6 14 (35.90%) WCF
7 13 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 13 (33.33%) jQuery
8 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (17.95%) Ajax
9 7 (17.95%) HTML5
10 6 (15.38%) Entity Framework
11 5 (12.82%) AngularJS
11 5 (12.82%) WinForms
12 4 (10.26%) ADO.NET
12 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 4 (10.26%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (7.69%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.56%) iPad
3 1 (2.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (74.36%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (58.97%) MVC
3 19 (48.72%) Software Engineering
3 19 (48.72%) TDD
4 18 (46.15%) Migration
4 18 (46.15%) Scrum
5 17 (43.59%) Data Migration
6 13 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (30.77%) Automated Testing
8 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
9 6 (15.38%) OO
10 5 (12.82%) BDD
10 5 (12.82%) OOD
10 5 (12.82%) Pair Programming
11 4 (10.26%) Multithreading
11 4 (10.26%) SDLC
12 3 (7.69%) SOLID
12 3 (7.69%) Web Development
13 2 (5.13%) Front End Development
14 1 (2.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 38 (97.44%) C#
2 21 (53.85%) SQL
3 18 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 9 (23.08%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.69%) Java
6 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) MOM
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle