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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 36 73 73
Rank change year-on-year
+37 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 69 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.97% 2.08% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.23% 2.19% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 69 22 16
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,800 £59,500 £50,000
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
1108 1004 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.85% 94.81% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 957 912 769
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +10 35 £45,000 - 7
Luton -3 12 £44,000 -30.70%
Dunstable - 6 £44,000 -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 116 (85.93%) .NET
2 113 (83.70%) C#
3 102 (75.56%) ASP.NET
4 101 (74.81%) SQL Server
5 85 (62.96%) SQL
6 82 (60.74%) MVC
7 76 (56.30%) JavaScript
8 73 (54.07%) Microsoft
9 67 (49.63%) T-SQL
10 59 (43.70%) ASP.NET MVC
11 56 (41.48%) WCF
11 56 (41.48%) Scrum
12 48 (35.56%) HTML
13 47 (34.81%) Software Engineering
14 45 (33.33%) Windows
15 43 (31.85%) .NET Framework
15 43 (31.85%) WPF
16 41 (30.37%) CSS
17 40 (29.63%) Silverlight
18 39 (28.89%) TDD
19 35 (25.93%) XML
20 34 (25.19%) Web Services
20 34 (25.19%) Relational Database
20 34 (25.19%) LINQ
21 32 (23.70%) MS Excel
22 31 (22.96%) NUnit
22 31 (22.96%) SQL Server 2008
22 31 (22.96%) Team Foundation Server
22 31 (22.96%) MSTest
23 28 (20.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 24 (17.78%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.44%) CMS
3 3 (2.22%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (2.22%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.48%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 2 (1.48%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.74%) IIS
5 1 (0.74%) Apache
5 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
Applications
1 32 (23.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.48%) Internet
2 1 (0.74%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (74.81%) SQL Server
2 34 (25.19%) Relational Database
3 31 (22.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (17.78%) Crystal Reports
5 20 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
7 16 (11.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 13 (9.63%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.96%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.74%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.74%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 31 (22.96%) NUnit
1 31 (22.96%) Team Foundation Server
1 31 (22.96%) MSTest
2 28 (20.74%) Subversion
2 28 (20.74%) Visual Studio
3 9 (6.67%) Moq
4 3 (2.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (2.22%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.22%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.48%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.74%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.74%) Maven
General
1 16 (11.85%) Retail
2 15 (11.11%) Finance
3 9 (6.67%) Banking
4 2 (1.48%) Marketing
5 1 (0.74%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (85.93%) .NET
2 102 (75.56%) ASP.NET
3 59 (43.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 56 (41.48%) WCF
5 48 (35.56%) HTML
6 43 (31.85%) WPF
6 43 (31.85%) .NET Framework
7 41 (30.37%) CSS
8 40 (29.63%) Silverlight
9 35 (25.93%) XML
10 34 (25.19%) Web Services
10 34 (25.19%) LINQ
11 28 (20.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 24 (17.78%) jQuery
13 21 (15.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 20 (14.81%) WF
15 19 (14.07%) WinForms
16 15 (11.11%) Middleware
16 15 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 13 (9.63%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.63%) N-Tier
2 9 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (5.93%) Client/Server
4 7 (5.19%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.96%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.22%) EMV
6 3 (2.22%) EFT
7 2 (1.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.74%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 45 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (0.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (60.74%) MVC
2 56 (41.48%) Scrum
3 47 (34.81%) Software Engineering
4 39 (28.89%) TDD
5 28 (20.74%) Multithreading
6 27 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 25 (18.52%) Root Cause Analysis
8 21 (15.56%) OO
9 18 (13.33%) OOD
9 18 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (8.15%) OOP
10 11 (8.15%) Project Management
11 8 (5.93%) Time Management
11 8 (5.93%) Software Architecture
12 7 (5.19%) Business Analysis
12 7 (5.19%) E-Commerce
12 7 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (5.19%) Technical Analysis
13 5 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
14 4 (2.96%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 113 (83.70%) C#
2 85 (62.96%) SQL
3 76 (56.30%) JavaScript
4 67 (49.63%) T-SQL
5 19 (14.07%) Java
6 5 (3.70%) C
6 5 (3.70%) C++
6 5 (3.70%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.96%) VB6
7 4 (2.96%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.96%) VB
8 3 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (2.96%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (2.96%) MOM
Vendors
1 73 (54.07%) Microsoft
2 26 (19.26%) Oracle
3 2 (1.48%) Adobe
3 2 (1.48%) XMPie
3 2 (1.48%) IBM
4 1 (0.74%) Progress
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