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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 23 27 36
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 32 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 9.76% 6.27% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.16% 6.34% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 32 17 2
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £39,300 £42,350
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £46,000 £49,150
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
315 268 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 96.04% 98.89% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 308 248 162
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £46,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Bedford

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 70 (98.59%) .NET
2 68 (95.77%) C#
3 64 (90.14%) SQL Server
3 64 (90.14%) ASP.NET
4 63 (88.73%) MVC
5 54 (76.06%) SQL
6 47 (66.20%) Scrum
6 47 (66.20%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (63.38%) WCF
8 38 (53.52%) Silverlight
8 38 (53.52%) Microsoft
9 36 (50.70%) T-SQL
10 35 (49.30%) ASP.NET MVC
11 33 (46.48%) LINQ
11 33 (46.48%) .NET Framework
12 30 (42.25%) MS Excel
13 27 (38.03%) TDD
14 25 (35.21%) JavaScript
14 25 (35.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 23 (32.39%) WPF
15 23 (32.39%) Windows
16 21 (29.58%) Web Services
16 21 (29.58%) Multithreading
16 21 (29.58%) SQL Server 2008
17 20 (28.17%) Visual Studio
17 20 (28.17%) SharePoint
17 20 (28.17%) Software Engineering
18 18 (25.35%) Configuration Management
18 18 (25.35%) Root Cause Analysis
19 16 (22.54%) Finance

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 20 (28.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.82%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.82%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 1 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 30 (42.25%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (90.14%) SQL Server
2 21 (29.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (21.13%) Relational Database
4 13 (18.31%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (14.08%) Crystal Reports
5 10 (14.08%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (14.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (11.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (28.17%) Visual Studio
2 14 (19.72%) MSTest
2 14 (19.72%) NUnit
3 13 (18.31%) Moq
4 12 (16.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (16.90%) Subversion
5 10 (14.08%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 16 (22.54%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (98.59%) .NET
2 64 (90.14%) ASP.NET
3 45 (63.38%) WCF
4 38 (53.52%) Silverlight
5 35 (49.30%) ASP.NET MVC
6 33 (46.48%) LINQ
6 33 (46.48%) .NET Framework
7 25 (35.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 23 (32.39%) WPF
9 21 (29.58%) Web Services
10 15 (21.13%) jQuery
11 14 (19.72%) WinForms
12 13 (18.31%) XML
13 12 (16.90%) ADO.NET
14 11 (15.49%) CSS
14 11 (15.49%) HTML
15 10 (14.08%) WF
16 9 (12.68%) Middleware
17 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 3 (4.23%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.31%) N-Tier
2 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (32.39%) Windows
2 2 (2.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (88.73%) MVC
2 47 (66.20%) Scrum
2 47 (66.20%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (38.03%) TDD
4 21 (29.58%) Multithreading
5 20 (28.17%) Software Engineering
6 18 (25.35%) Configuration Management
6 18 (25.35%) Root Cause Analysis
7 15 (21.13%) OOD
7 15 (21.13%) OO
8 3 (4.23%) Line Management
9 2 (2.82%) UML
9 2 (2.82%) Workflow
9 2 (2.82%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (2.82%) Logistics
9 2 (2.82%) Technical Analysis
10 1 (1.41%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (1.41%) Matrix Management
10 1 (1.41%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (95.77%) C#
2 54 (76.06%) SQL
3 36 (50.70%) T-SQL
4 25 (35.21%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.23%) Java
6 2 (2.82%) C
6 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 12 (16.90%) MOM
Vendors
1 38 (53.52%) Microsoft
2 14 (19.72%) Oracle
3 2 (2.82%) IBM
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