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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 59 59 85
Rank change year-on-year
0 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 38 35 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.73% 3.45% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.93% 3.59% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 36 32 13
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 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
966 974 1077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.89% 95.96% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 857 877 984
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bedford 0 23 £45,000 - 1
Luton +6 10 £51,250 +7.89% 2
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £31,000 -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 85 (87.63%) .NET
2 81 (83.51%) C#
3 74 (76.29%) SQL Server
3 74 (76.29%) ASP.NET
4 73 (75.26%) MVC
5 71 (73.20%) Agile Software Development
6 62 (63.92%) SQL
7 53 (54.64%) Scrum
8 45 (46.39%) ASP.NET MVC
9 42 (43.30%) WCF
10 34 (35.05%) TDD
10 34 (35.05%) T-SQL
10 34 (35.05%) JavaScript
11 32 (32.99%) LINQ
12 31 (31.96%) Microsoft
13 30 (30.93%) Windows
13 30 (30.93%) WPF
14 29 (29.90%) .NET Framework
15 27 (27.84%) Silverlight
16 24 (24.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 22 (22.68%) Visual Studio
17 22 (22.68%) MS Excel
18 21 (21.65%) SQL Server 2008
19 20 (20.62%) OO
20 19 (19.59%) Web Services
20 19 (19.59%) WinForms
21 18 (18.56%) Software Engineering
21 18 (18.56%) OOD
22 17 (17.53%) SharePoint
22 17 (17.53%) SQL Server 2005

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 17 (17.53%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.15%) JBoss
2 5 (5.15%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.15%) WebSphere
2 5 (5.15%) Mule
3 4 (4.12%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.09%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 3 (3.09%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.03%) IIS
5 1 (1.03%) Node.js
Applications
1 22 (22.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.06%) Internet
2 1 (1.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (76.29%) SQL Server
2 21 (21.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (17.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (8.25%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.06%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.06%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.03%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (22.68%) Visual Studio
2 16 (16.49%) Moq
3 15 (15.46%) Rhino Mocks
4 12 (12.37%) Subversion
4 12 (12.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (7.22%) NUnit
6 5 (5.15%) MSTest
7 3 (3.09%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (1.03%) Maven
General
1 17 (17.53%) Finance
2 5 (5.15%) Banking
2 5 (5.15%) Retail
3 3 (3.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.03%) Marketing
4 1 (1.03%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (87.63%) .NET
2 74 (76.29%) ASP.NET
3 45 (46.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 42 (43.30%) WCF
5 32 (32.99%) LINQ
6 30 (30.93%) WPF
7 29 (29.90%) .NET Framework
8 27 (27.84%) Silverlight
9 24 (24.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 19 (19.59%) Web Services
10 19 (19.59%) WinForms
11 15 (15.46%) ADO.NET
12 14 (14.43%) jQuery
13 11 (11.34%) Ajax
14 10 (10.31%) JSON
14 10 (10.31%) XML
15 9 (9.28%) HTML
15 9 (9.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 7 (7.22%) J2EE
16 7 (7.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.49%) N-Tier
2 5 (5.15%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.06%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (30.93%) Windows
2 3 (3.09%) UNIX
3 2 (2.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (75.26%) MVC
2 71 (73.20%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (54.64%) Scrum
4 34 (35.05%) TDD
5 20 (20.62%) OO
6 18 (18.56%) OOD
6 18 (18.56%) Software Engineering
7 17 (17.53%) Multithreading
8 7 (7.22%) Configuration Management
9 6 (6.19%) Waterfall
10 5 (5.15%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (5.15%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (5.15%) UML
11 4 (4.12%) OOP
11 4 (4.12%) Project Management
12 3 (3.09%) Risk Management
12 3 (3.09%) E-Commerce
12 3 (3.09%) BDD
12 3 (3.09%) Logistics
13 2 (2.06%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 81 (83.51%) C#
2 62 (63.92%) SQL
3 34 (35.05%) T-SQL
3 34 (35.05%) JavaScript
4 16 (16.49%) Java
5 7 (7.22%) C
6 6 (6.19%) C++
7 4 (4.12%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.09%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.06%) VB6
9 2 (2.06%) VB
10 1 (1.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (2.06%) Degree
Systems Management
1 15 (15.46%) MOM
Vendors
1 31 (31.96%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.25%) Oracle
3 4 (4.12%) IBM
4 3 (3.09%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.03%) XMPie
5 1 (1.03%) Progress
5 1 (1.03%) Adobe
5 1 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
Luton, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Gate Hampton Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago