The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 57 49 87
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 30 43 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.19% 4.47% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.36% 4.59% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 29 35 19
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +9.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,250 £41,700
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Senior Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
893 937 1211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.90% 97.30% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 752 832 1086
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Senior Developer
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +15 14 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Bedford -2 11 £45,000 -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 59 (81.94%) .NET
2 55 (76.39%) C#
3 54 (75.00%) MVC
4 53 (73.61%) SQL Server
5 51 (70.83%) ASP.NET
6 49 (68.06%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (61.11%) SQL
8 39 (54.17%) Scrum
9 35 (48.61%) ASP.NET MVC
10 30 (41.67%) WCF
11 28 (38.89%) Microsoft
12 27 (37.50%) TDD
13 26 (36.11%) .NET Framework
14 25 (34.72%) Silverlight
15 23 (31.94%) LINQ
15 23 (31.94%) T-SQL
15 23 (31.94%) Visual Studio
16 22 (30.56%) SQL Server 2008
17 21 (29.17%) WPF
17 21 (29.17%) Web Services
17 21 (29.17%) Windows
17 21 (29.17%) MS Excel
18 20 (27.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 19 (26.39%) OO
19 19 (26.39%) WinForms
19 19 (26.39%) OOD
20 18 (25.00%) N-Tier
20 18 (25.00%) MOM
20 18 (25.00%) SharePoint
20 18 (25.00%) ADO.NET

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 18 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.33%) JBoss
2 6 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 6 (8.33%) Mule
3 3 (4.17%) MQSeries
4 2 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.78%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 1 (1.39%) Node.js
5 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 21 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) WebTrends
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (73.61%) SQL Server
2 22 (30.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (31.94%) Visual Studio
2 18 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 18 (25.00%) Moq
3 11 (15.28%) Subversion
4 9 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.17%) NUnit
6 2 (2.78%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.39%) MSTest
General
1 12 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Banking
2 3 (4.17%) Retail
2 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.39%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (81.94%) .NET
2 51 (70.83%) ASP.NET
3 35 (48.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 30 (41.67%) WCF
5 26 (36.11%) .NET Framework
6 25 (34.72%) Silverlight
7 23 (31.94%) LINQ
8 21 (29.17%) WPF
8 21 (29.17%) Web Services
9 20 (27.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 19 (26.39%) WinForms
11 18 (25.00%) ADO.NET
12 11 (15.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 8 (11.11%) jQuery
14 7 (9.72%) J2EE
15 6 (8.33%) Spring
15 6 (8.33%) Middleware
15 6 (8.33%) Spring MVC
16 5 (6.94%) XML
17 3 (4.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.39%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (29.17%) Windows
2 4 (5.56%) Linux
3 3 (4.17%) UNIX
4 2 (2.78%) Android
5 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (75.00%) MVC
2 49 (68.06%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (54.17%) Scrum
4 27 (37.50%) TDD
5 19 (26.39%) OOD
5 19 (26.39%) OO
6 18 (25.00%) Multithreading
7 13 (18.06%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.94%) Waterfall
9 3 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (4.17%) Logistics
9 3 (4.17%) UML
9 3 (4.17%) Configuration Management
9 3 (4.17%) Project Management
9 3 (4.17%) Risk Management
10 2 (2.78%) ITIL
10 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2
10 2 (2.78%) Test Management
11 1 (1.39%) Performance Management
11 1 (1.39%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 55 (76.39%) C#
2 44 (61.11%) SQL
3 23 (31.94%) T-SQL
4 15 (20.83%) JavaScript
5 13 (18.06%) Java
6 6 (8.33%) C
6 6 (8.33%) C++
7 4 (5.56%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.78%) Perl
8 2 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (2.78%) MCP
1 2 (2.78%) Degree
Systems Management
1 18 (25.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 28 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.94%) Oracle
3 3 (4.17%) TIBCO
4 2 (2.78%) IBM
5 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
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