The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 62 80 43
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 57 19 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.29% 1.66% 4.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.53% 1.74% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 53 19 45
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,000 £45,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,200 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1257 1092 1012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.51% 95.12% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1170 955 838
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Senior Developer
East of England

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Bedford +9 41 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Luton +4 9 £47,500 -5.94% 1
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 94 (94.00%) .NET
2 90 (90.00%) C#
3 74 (74.00%) ASP.NET
3 74 (74.00%) Microsoft
4 71 (71.00%) SQL Server
5 68 (68.00%) SQL
6 56 (56.00%) MVC
7 55 (55.00%) HTML
8 52 (52.00%) JavaScript
9 51 (51.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 49 (49.00%) Web Services
11 46 (46.00%) CSS
12 42 (42.00%) T-SQL
12 42 (42.00%) TDD
12 42 (42.00%) Silverlight
13 41 (41.00%) WCF
14 38 (38.00%) XML
15 37 (37.00%) Software Engineering
16 34 (34.00%) Relational Database
17 32 (32.00%) Scrum
18 31 (31.00%) NUnit
18 31 (31.00%) Windows
19 30 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 29 (29.00%) Team Foundation Server
21 28 (28.00%) MSTest
22 27 (27.00%) SQL Server 2008
22 27 (27.00%) Subversion
22 27 (27.00%) .NET Framework
23 25 (25.00%) Visual Studio
24 24 (24.00%) Oracle

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 14 (14.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.00%) Node.js
3 6 (6.00%) CMS
4 2 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.00%) Apache
5 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.00%) Papyrus
Applications
1 17 (17.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.00%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.00%) SaaS
2 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (71.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (34.00%) Relational Database
3 27 (27.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
5 19 (19.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (12.00%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (9.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (8.00%) RDBMS
10 6 (6.00%) RavenDB
10 6 (6.00%) Neo4j
10 6 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (31.00%) NUnit
2 29 (29.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (28.00%) MSTest
4 27 (27.00%) Subversion
5 25 (25.00%) Visual Studio
6 10 (10.00%) TeamCity
7 7 (7.00%) Git (software)
8 6 (6.00%) Visual Studio Team System
8 6 (6.00%) Moq
9 1 (1.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 5 (5.00%) Finance
2 3 (3.00%) Legal
2 3 (3.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (94.00%) .NET
2 74 (74.00%) ASP.NET
3 55 (55.00%) HTML
4 51 (51.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 49 (49.00%) Web Services
6 46 (46.00%) CSS
7 42 (42.00%) Silverlight
8 41 (41.00%) WCF
9 38 (38.00%) XML
10 30 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 27 (27.00%) .NET Framework
12 24 (24.00%) WPF
13 22 (22.00%) WF
14 18 (18.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 18 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 16 (16.00%) HTML5
15 16 (16.00%) LINQ
15 16 (16.00%) WinForms
16 15 (15.00%) CSS3
17 14 (14.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.00%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (12.00%) Client/Server
2 12 (12.00%) N-Tier
2 12 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.00%) EFT
5 1 (1.00%) W3C
5 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.00%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 31 (31.00%) Windows
2 6 (6.00%) Linux
2 6 (6.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (56.00%) MVC
2 42 (42.00%) TDD
3 37 (37.00%) Software Engineering
4 32 (32.00%) Scrum
5 24 (24.00%) OO
6 18 (18.00%) Project Management
6 18 (18.00%) Multithreading
7 14 (14.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 14 (14.00%) OOD
7 14 (14.00%) Configuration Management
7 14 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (12.00%) Unit Testing
9 11 (11.00%) Pair Programming
9 11 (11.00%) Domain-Driven Design
9 11 (11.00%) Business Analysis
10 9 (9.00%) BDD
11 7 (7.00%) E-Commerce
12 6 (6.00%) CQRS
12 6 (6.00%) Technical Analysis
12 6 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 90 (90.00%) C#
2 68 (68.00%) SQL
3 52 (52.00%) JavaScript
4 42 (42.00%) T-SQL
5 11 (11.00%) PL/SQL
6 6 (6.00%) PowerShell
7 5 (5.00%) Java
8 3 (3.00%) C
8 3 (3.00%) PHP
9 2 (2.00%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.00%) VB6
10 1 (1.00%) VB
10 1 (1.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (13.00%) Degree
2 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.00%) MCTS
3 1 (1.00%) MCSD
3 1 (1.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) WAI
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 74 (74.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (24.00%) Oracle
3 1 (1.00%) HP
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Superb Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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