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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 54 37 80
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 38 84 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.55% 7.06% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.71% 7.49% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 34 82 17
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
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
1024 1121 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.79% 94.28% 94.24%
Number of salaries quoted 838 1025 905
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £26,500
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +18 20 £52,125 +10.31% 2
Bedford -9 8 £48,750 +8.33% 2
Dunstable -6 3 £50,000 +20.48%
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 43 (74.14%) .NET
2 42 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (68.97%) SQL Server
4 39 (67.24%) C#
5 37 (63.79%) JavaScript
5 37 (63.79%) ASP.NET
6 34 (58.62%) HTML
7 33 (56.90%) MVC
8 30 (51.72%) ASP.NET MVC
9 27 (46.55%) CSS
10 25 (43.10%) jQuery
11 22 (37.93%) Scrum
11 22 (37.93%) Microsoft
12 19 (32.76%) Windows
13 17 (29.31%) SQL
13 17 (29.31%) TDD
14 16 (27.59%) .NET Framework
15 15 (25.86%) User Experience
16 14 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 14 (24.14%) Visual Studio
16 14 (24.14%) Web Services
17 13 (22.41%) OO
17 13 (22.41%) SQL Server 2008
18 12 (20.69%) SDLC
18 12 (20.69%) T-SQL
19 11 (18.97%) MS Excel
19 11 (18.97%) WCF
19 11 (18.97%) HTML5
19 11 (18.97%) Entity Framework
20 10 (17.24%) Analytics

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 10 (17.24%) SharePoint
2 8 (13.79%) CMS
3 3 (5.17%) IIS
4 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.72%) JBoss
5 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.72%) Mule
5 1 (1.72%) Drupal
5 1 (1.72%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 11 (18.97%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS Office
3 1 (1.72%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.72%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (68.97%) SQL Server
2 13 (22.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.45%) MySQL
5 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.72%) OLAP
6 1 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.72%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 14 (24.14%) Visual Studio
2 10 (17.24%) Git (software)
3 7 (12.07%) Rhino Mocks
3 7 (12.07%) Moq
4 6 (10.34%) TeamCity
5 5 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (5.17%) Subversion
6 3 (5.17%) Axure RP
7 2 (3.45%) Eclipse
7 2 (3.45%) JIRA
8 1 (1.72%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.72%) NUnit
8 1 (1.72%) Maven
8 1 (1.72%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (13.79%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Banking
3 3 (5.17%) Retail
4 2 (3.45%) Marketing
4 2 (3.45%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.72%) Billing
5 1 (1.72%) French Language
5 1 (1.72%) German Language
5 1 (1.72%) Hindi Language
5 1 (1.72%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (74.14%) .NET
2 37 (63.79%) ASP.NET
3 34 (58.62%) HTML
4 30 (51.72%) ASP.NET MVC
5 27 (46.55%) CSS
6 25 (43.10%) jQuery
7 16 (27.59%) .NET Framework
8 14 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 14 (24.14%) Web Services
9 11 (18.97%) WCF
9 11 (18.97%) HTML5
9 11 (18.97%) Entity Framework
10 10 (17.24%) WinForms
11 9 (15.52%) Ajax
11 9 (15.52%) WPF
11 9 (15.52%) Silverlight
12 8 (13.79%) LINQ
12 8 (13.79%) ADO.NET
13 5 (8.62%) COM
13 5 (8.62%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.86%) User Experience
2 9 (15.52%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) W3C
4 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.72%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.76%) Windows
2 5 (8.62%) Linux
3 3 (5.17%) Android
3 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.72%) UNIX
5 1 (1.72%) AIX
5 1 (1.72%) OpenVMS
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (56.90%) MVC
3 22 (37.93%) Scrum
4 17 (29.31%) TDD
5 13 (22.41%) OO
6 12 (20.69%) SDLC
7 10 (17.24%) Analytics
7 10 (17.24%) Web Development
7 10 (17.24%) Multithreading
7 10 (17.24%) E-Commerce
8 9 (15.52%) OOD
8 9 (15.52%) Software Engineering
9 6 (10.34%) BDD
10 5 (8.62%) SEO
10 5 (8.62%) Software Architecture
11 4 (6.90%) Mentoring
12 3 (5.17%) Project Management
12 3 (5.17%) Web Analytics
12 3 (5.17%) UML
12 3 (5.17%) Graceful Degradation
Programming Languages
1 39 (67.24%) C#
2 37 (63.79%) JavaScript
3 17 (29.31%) SQL
4 12 (20.69%) T-SQL
5 9 (15.52%) VB.NET
6 5 (8.62%) Java
7 3 (5.17%) C++
8 2 (3.45%) PHP
9 1 (1.72%) Ruby
9 1 (1.72%) VBA
9 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.72%) Perl
9 1 (1.72%) C
9 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) MCP
1 2 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) WCAG
2 1 (1.72%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) MOM
Vendors
1 22 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle
2 1 (1.72%) IBM
2 1 (1.72%) Adobe
2 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.72%) Xamarin
2 1 (1.72%) MuleSoft
Luton, Bedfordshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
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