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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 41 67 78
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 64 25 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.36% 2.41% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.55% 2.55% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 63 25 18
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
1153 981 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.49% 94.69% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 986 892 845
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +11 36 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Luton -3 7 £43,000 -27.42% 1
Dunstable -1 4 £42,000 +12.00%
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 124 (86.71%) .NET
2 121 (84.62%) C#
3 109 (76.22%) ASP.NET
4 107 (74.83%) SQL Server
5 91 (63.64%) MVC
6 89 (62.24%) SQL
7 75 (52.45%) JavaScript
8 72 (50.35%) Microsoft
9 67 (46.85%) T-SQL
10 63 (44.06%) Scrum
11 62 (43.36%) WCF
12 61 (42.66%) ASP.NET MVC
13 47 (32.87%) Windows
14 45 (31.47%) .NET Framework
14 45 (31.47%) WPF
15 44 (30.77%) TDD
15 44 (30.77%) Software Engineering
16 43 (30.07%) HTML
17 40 (27.97%) Silverlight
18 38 (26.57%) LINQ
19 35 (24.48%) CSS
20 33 (23.08%) Web Services
20 33 (23.08%) XML
20 33 (23.08%) MS Excel
20 33 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
21 32 (22.38%) Team Foundation Server
21 32 (22.38%) Relational Database
22 30 (20.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 30 (20.98%) Visual Studio
23 29 (20.28%) Subversion

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 26 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.50%) WebSphere
2 5 (3.50%) CMS
3 4 (2.80%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.10%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 3 (2.10%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.70%) IIS
Applications
1 33 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.40%) Internet
2 1 (0.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (74.83%) SQL Server
2 33 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (22.38%) Relational Database
4 20 (13.99%) Crystal Reports
5 16 (11.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (11.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (10.49%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (10.49%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (2.80%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.70%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 32 (22.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (20.98%) Visual Studio
3 29 (20.28%) Subversion
4 28 (19.58%) MSTest
4 28 (19.58%) NUnit
5 11 (7.69%) Moq
6 3 (2.10%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (2.10%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.10%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.70%) Maven
General
1 17 (11.89%) Finance
2 16 (11.19%) Retail
3 9 (6.29%) Banking
4 2 (1.40%) Marketing
5 1 (0.70%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (86.71%) .NET
2 109 (76.22%) ASP.NET
3 62 (43.36%) WCF
4 61 (42.66%) ASP.NET MVC
5 45 (31.47%) .NET Framework
5 45 (31.47%) WPF
6 43 (30.07%) HTML
7 40 (27.97%) Silverlight
8 38 (26.57%) LINQ
9 35 (24.48%) CSS
10 33 (23.08%) Web Services
10 33 (23.08%) XML
11 30 (20.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 25 (17.48%) jQuery
13 20 (13.99%) WinForms
14 18 (12.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 17 (11.89%) Middleware
16 16 (11.19%) WF
17 14 (9.79%) Ajax
18 11 (7.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.49%) N-Tier
2 8 (5.59%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.90%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.50%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.80%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.10%) EMV
6 3 (2.10%) EFT
7 2 (1.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.70%) Social Media
8 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 47 (32.87%) Windows
2 3 (2.10%) UNIX
3 1 (0.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (63.64%) MVC
2 63 (44.06%) Scrum
3 44 (30.77%) TDD
3 44 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 29 (20.28%) Multithreading
5 25 (17.48%) Configuration Management
6 23 (16.08%) OO
6 23 (16.08%) Root Cause Analysis
7 20 (13.99%) OOD
8 19 (13.29%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (7.69%) OOP
10 8 (5.59%) Software Architecture
10 8 (5.59%) Time Management
11 7 (4.90%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (4.90%) Technical Analysis
11 7 (4.90%) Project Management
12 6 (4.20%) E-Commerce
13 5 (3.50%) Technical Architecture
13 5 (3.50%) UML
14 4 (2.80%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 121 (84.62%) C#
2 89 (62.24%) SQL
3 75 (52.45%) JavaScript
4 67 (46.85%) T-SQL
5 20 (13.99%) Java
6 6 (4.20%) C
7 5 (3.50%) C++
7 5 (3.50%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.80%) VB
8 4 (2.80%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.80%) VB6
9 3 (2.10%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.10%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (2.80%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (4.20%) MOM
Vendors
1 72 (50.35%) Microsoft
2 24 (16.78%) Oracle
3 4 (2.80%) IBM
4 2 (1.40%) Adobe
4 2 (1.40%) XMPie
5 1 (0.70%) Progress
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Posted: 16 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum + great package
Posted: 19 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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