The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 36 50 59
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 11 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.85% 1.60% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.95% 1.67% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 5
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Senior Software 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
222 300 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 97.80% 95.85% 99.48%
Number of salaries quoted 213 244 335
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in the job title across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Bedford region.

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Bedford

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Senior Software Developer Salary Histogram in Bedford

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (78.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (78.95%) Scrum
4 11 (57.89%) TDD
5 10 (52.63%) .NET Framework
5 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (52.63%) MVC
5 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
5 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
5 10 (52.63%) HTML
5 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
5 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
5 10 (52.63%) CSS
5 10 (52.63%) MS Excel
6 9 (47.37%) Windows
6 9 (47.37%) ADO.NET
6 9 (47.37%) HTML5
6 9 (47.37%) jQuery
6 9 (47.37%) Entity Framework
6 9 (47.37%) Ajax
6 9 (47.37%) AngularJS
6 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 9 (47.37%) WCF
6 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 6 (31.58%) Automated Testing
7 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
7 6 (31.58%) Data Migration

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
2 4 (21.05%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (52.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Moq
1 5 (26.32%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) .NET Framework
2 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
2 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (52.63%) CSS
2 10 (52.63%) HTML
3 9 (47.37%) ADO.NET
3 9 (47.37%) Ajax
3 9 (47.37%) AngularJS
3 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (47.37%) Entity Framework
3 9 (47.37%) HTML5
3 9 (47.37%) jQuery
3 9 (47.37%) WCF
4 5 (26.32%) Silverlight
4 5 (26.32%) Web Services
4 5 (26.32%) WinForms
4 5 (26.32%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) N-Tier
2 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (78.95%) Scrum
3 11 (57.89%) TDD
4 10 (52.63%) MVC
5 6 (31.58%) Automated Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (31.58%) Data Migration
5 6 (31.58%) Migration
5 6 (31.58%) OO
5 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
6 5 (26.32%) Multithreading
6 5 (26.32%) OOD
6 5 (26.32%) SOLID
7 1 (5.26%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) Java
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) MOM
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft