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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 70 72 82
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 19 31 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.77% 3.01% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 3.13% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 21
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £47,500 £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
1014 989 1112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.59% 96.02% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 776 908 982
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 6 March 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 6 March 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
(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
Luton +7 14 £55,000 +25.71% 4
Bedford +4 2 £45,000 -5.26%
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 46 (76.67%) .NET
2 44 (73.33%) C#
2 44 (73.33%) MVC
3 43 (71.67%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (70.00%) SQL Server
5 39 (65.00%) ASP.NET
6 32 (53.33%) Scrum
6 32 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (48.33%) SQL
8 27 (45.00%) Microsoft
9 22 (36.67%) TDD
10 21 (35.00%) .NET Framework
11 19 (31.67%) Silverlight
11 19 (31.67%) Visual Studio
12 18 (30.00%) WCF
12 18 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 17 (28.33%) JavaScript
13 17 (28.33%) OO
13 17 (28.33%) MS Excel
14 16 (26.67%) Windows
14 16 (26.67%) Web Services
14 16 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
15 15 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
15 15 (25.00%) Moq
15 15 (25.00%) LINQ
15 15 (25.00%) WPF
15 15 (25.00%) Multithreading
15 15 (25.00%) T-SQL
15 15 (25.00%) ADO.NET
15 15 (25.00%) SharePoint

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 15 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (11.67%) CMS
3 6 (10.00%) JBoss
3 6 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (10.00%) Mule
4 3 (5.00%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.67%) Drupal
5 1 (1.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 17 (28.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.67%) MySQL
4 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (31.67%) Visual Studio
2 15 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 15 (25.00%) Moq
3 9 (15.00%) Git (software)
4 7 (11.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (11.67%) Subversion
5 6 (10.00%) TeamCity
6 3 (5.00%) NUnit
7 2 (3.33%) Eclipse
7 2 (3.33%) Axure RP
8 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (1.67%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.67%) JIRA
General
1 10 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Banking
2 5 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.00%) Retail
4 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (76.67%) .NET
2 39 (65.00%) ASP.NET
3 32 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (35.00%) .NET Framework
5 19 (31.67%) Silverlight
6 18 (30.00%) WCF
7 16 (26.67%) Web Services
8 15 (25.00%) ADO.NET
8 15 (25.00%) WinForms
8 15 (25.00%) WPF
8 15 (25.00%) LINQ
8 15 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 11 (18.33%) HTML
10 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 8 (13.33%) jQuery
12 7 (11.67%) J2EE
12 7 (11.67%) CSS
13 6 (10.00%) Spring
13 6 (10.00%) Spring MVC
14 5 (8.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 4 (6.67%) User Experience
3 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.67%) W3C
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.67%) Windows
2 5 (8.33%) Linux
3 2 (3.33%) Android
4 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.67%) UNIX
4 1 (1.67%) OpenVMS
4 1 (1.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (73.33%) MVC
2 43 (71.67%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (53.33%) Scrum
4 22 (36.67%) TDD
5 17 (28.33%) OO
6 15 (25.00%) OOD
6 15 (25.00%) Multithreading
7 11 (18.33%) Software Engineering
8 8 (13.33%) E-Commerce
9 7 (11.67%) Web Development
9 7 (11.67%) Analytics
10 6 (10.00%) BDD
11 5 (8.33%) Software Architecture
11 5 (8.33%) Waterfall
11 5 (8.33%) SEO
12 3 (5.00%) Project Management
12 3 (5.00%) Risk Management
12 3 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
13 2 (3.33%) Web Analytics
13 2 (3.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (73.33%) C#
2 29 (48.33%) SQL
3 17 (28.33%) JavaScript
4 15 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 11 (18.33%) Java
6 6 (10.00%) C++
7 5 (8.33%) C
8 2 (3.33%) Perl
8 2 (3.33%) PHP
9 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) VCP4
2 2 (3.33%) MCP
2 2 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) WCAG
2 1 (1.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (25.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 27 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle
3 3 (5.00%) TIBCO
4 2 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.67%) IBM
Luton, Bedfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Flexible
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago