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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 52 35 71
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 46 65 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.51% 5.58% 2.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.70% 5.80% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 45 65 24
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £48,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +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
979 1120 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.98% 96.22% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 865 965 892
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +16 19 £44,500 +1.13% 1
Bedford -10 19 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Dunstable -14 2 £52,500 +19.31%
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 59 (72.84%) JavaScript
2 56 (69.14%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (64.20%) .NET
4 51 (62.96%) HTML
5 50 (61.73%) C#
5 50 (61.73%) SQL Server
6 48 (59.26%) ASP.NET
7 45 (55.56%) CSS
8 41 (50.62%) MVC
9 39 (48.15%) jQuery
10 38 (46.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 33 (40.74%) Microsoft
12 30 (37.04%) Windows
13 28 (34.57%) Scrum
14 23 (28.40%) Microsoft Azure
15 22 (27.16%) .NET Framework
16 21 (25.93%) SQL
16 21 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 20 (24.69%) HTML5
17 20 (24.69%) Visual Studio
17 20 (24.69%) TDD
18 19 (23.46%) WCF
18 19 (23.46%) MS Excel
19 18 (22.22%) Web Services
19 18 (22.22%) Ajax
20 17 (20.99%) Software Engineering
20 17 (20.99%) Multithreading
20 17 (20.99%) OO
20 17 (20.99%) Entity Framework
21 16 (19.75%) Git (software)

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 13 (16.05%) SharePoint
2 8 (9.88%) CMS
3 3 (3.70%) IIS
4 2 (2.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (2.47%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.47%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.23%) Mule ESB
5 1 (1.23%) JBoss
5 1 (1.23%) Drupal
5 1 (1.23%) Mule
5 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (23.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 23 (28.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.23%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.23%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (61.73%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (12.35%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.94%) MySQL
6 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.47%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.47%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.23%) OLAP
8 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.23%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 20 (24.69%) Visual Studio
2 16 (19.75%) Git (software)
3 12 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (11.11%) Rhino Mocks
4 9 (11.11%) Moq
5 8 (9.88%) Subversion
6 5 (6.17%) TeamCity
7 4 (4.94%) Eclipse
8 3 (3.70%) Axure RP
9 2 (2.47%) NUnit
9 2 (2.47%) Maven
9 2 (2.47%) JIRA
10 1 (1.23%) Selenium
10 1 (1.23%) Bugzilla
10 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (1.23%) MSTest
General
1 8 (9.88%) Finance
2 5 (6.17%) Banking
3 4 (4.94%) Retail
4 2 (2.47%) Marketing
4 2 (2.47%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.23%) Private Banking
5 1 (1.23%) French Language
5 1 (1.23%) German Language
5 1 (1.23%) Hindi Language
5 1 (1.23%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (64.20%) .NET
2 51 (62.96%) HTML
3 48 (59.26%) ASP.NET
4 45 (55.56%) CSS
5 39 (48.15%) jQuery
6 38 (46.91%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (27.16%) .NET Framework
8 21 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 20 (24.69%) HTML5
10 19 (23.46%) WCF
11 18 (22.22%) Ajax
11 18 (22.22%) Web Services
12 17 (20.99%) Entity Framework
13 14 (17.28%) ADO.NET
13 14 (17.28%) AngularJS
14 13 (16.05%) ASP.NET Web API
15 12 (14.81%) WinForms
15 12 (14.81%) Silverlight
16 11 (13.58%) WPF
17 10 (12.35%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.52%) User Experience
2 11 (13.58%) N-Tier
3 6 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.17%) Mathematics
5 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.23%) Wiki
8 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.23%) W3C
8 1 (1.23%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 30 (37.04%) Windows
2 8 (9.88%) Linux
3 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.23%) UNIX
4 1 (1.23%) OpenVMS
4 1 (1.23%) Android
4 1 (1.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (69.14%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (50.62%) MVC
3 28 (34.57%) Scrum
4 20 (24.69%) TDD
5 17 (20.99%) Software Engineering
5 17 (20.99%) OO
5 17 (20.99%) Multithreading
6 16 (19.75%) SDLC
6 16 (19.75%) Web Development
7 13 (16.05%) OOD
8 11 (13.58%) E-Commerce
9 10 (12.35%) Analytics
10 7 (8.64%) Mentoring
10 7 (8.64%) UML
11 6 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (7.41%) Software Delivery
11 6 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (7.41%) BDD
12 5 (6.17%) Software Architecture
12 5 (6.17%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 59 (72.84%) JavaScript
2 50 (61.73%) C#
3 21 (25.93%) SQL
4 12 (14.81%) T-SQL
4 12 (14.81%) C++
5 8 (9.88%) VB.NET
6 4 (4.94%) Java
6 4 (4.94%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.47%) PHP
7 2 (2.47%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.23%) VBA
8 1 (1.23%) Ruby
8 1 (1.23%) sed
Qualifications
1 6 (7.41%) Degree
2 5 (6.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) WCAG
2 1 (1.23%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (11.11%) MOM
Vendors
1 33 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.47%) Adobe
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle
3 1 (1.23%) IBM
3 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.23%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.23%) MuleSoft
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