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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 51 64 90
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 52 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.48% 2.53% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.62% 2.67% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 51 24 16
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,050 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
1125 899 1019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.90% 94.63% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 944 823 887
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +7 36 £45,000 - 2
Luton -4 3 £55,000 - 2
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £31,000 -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 119 (87.50%) .NET
2 115 (84.56%) C#
3 106 (77.94%) ASP.NET
4 103 (75.74%) SQL Server
5 90 (66.18%) MVC
6 83 (61.03%) SQL
7 75 (55.15%) Agile Software Development
8 66 (48.53%) JavaScript
9 62 (45.59%) T-SQL
9 62 (45.59%) Microsoft
10 61 (44.85%) Scrum
11 59 (43.38%) WCF
11 59 (43.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 43 (31.62%) Windows
13 42 (30.88%) WPF
13 42 (30.88%) Silverlight
14 41 (30.15%) TDD
14 41 (30.15%) .NET Framework
15 38 (27.94%) Software Engineering
16 37 (27.21%) LINQ
17 35 (25.74%) HTML
18 34 (25.00%) MS Excel
19 32 (23.53%) Web Services
20 31 (22.79%) SQL Server 2008
21 30 (22.06%) CSS
21 30 (22.06%) Visual Studio
22 29 (21.32%) XML
22 29 (21.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 27 (19.85%) Team Foundation Server
24 26 (19.12%) MSTest

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.68%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.21%) CMS
4 3 (2.21%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (2.21%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 2 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.74%) IIS
6 1 (0.74%) MQSeries
Applications
1 34 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.47%) Internet
2 1 (0.74%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (75.74%) SQL Server
2 31 (22.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (17.65%) Relational Database
4 19 (13.97%) Crystal Reports
5 16 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (11.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (10.29%) Oracle Reports
7 14 (10.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.74%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.74%) MySQL
8 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 30 (22.06%) Visual Studio
2 27 (19.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (19.12%) MSTest
3 26 (19.12%) NUnit
4 24 (17.65%) Subversion
5 12 (8.82%) Moq
6 6 (4.41%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (2.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (2.21%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.21%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.74%) Maven
8 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (13.24%) Finance
2 15 (11.03%) Retail
3 10 (7.35%) Banking
4 2 (1.47%) Marketing
5 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.74%) Automotive
5 1 (0.74%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (87.50%) .NET
2 106 (77.94%) ASP.NET
3 59 (43.38%) WCF
3 59 (43.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 42 (30.88%) WPF
4 42 (30.88%) Silverlight
5 41 (30.15%) .NET Framework
6 37 (27.21%) LINQ
7 35 (25.74%) HTML
8 32 (23.53%) Web Services
9 30 (22.06%) CSS
10 29 (21.32%) XML
10 29 (21.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 24 (17.65%) jQuery
12 19 (13.97%) WinForms
13 15 (11.03%) WF
13 15 (11.03%) Middleware
14 14 (10.29%) Ajax
14 14 (10.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 11 (8.09%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.56%) N-Tier
2 5 (3.68%) Client/Server
3 4 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.21%) EMV
4 3 (2.21%) EFT
5 1 (0.74%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (31.62%) Windows
2 3 (2.21%) UNIX
3 2 (1.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (66.18%) MVC
2 75 (55.15%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (44.85%) Scrum
4 41 (30.15%) TDD
5 38 (27.94%) Software Engineering
6 25 (18.38%) Multithreading
7 24 (17.65%) Configuration Management
8 22 (16.18%) Root Cause Analysis
9 20 (14.71%) OO
10 17 (12.50%) OOD
11 12 (8.82%) Mentoring
12 11 (8.09%) OOP
13 8 (5.88%) Time Management
13 8 (5.88%) Software Architecture
14 6 (4.41%) E-Commerce
15 5 (3.68%) UML
15 5 (3.68%) Project Management
15 5 (3.68%) Waterfall
15 5 (3.68%) Technical Analysis
15 5 (3.68%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 115 (84.56%) C#
2 83 (61.03%) SQL
3 66 (48.53%) JavaScript
4 62 (45.59%) T-SQL
5 21 (15.44%) Java
6 8 (5.88%) C
7 7 (5.15%) C++
8 6 (4.41%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.94%) VB
9 4 (2.94%) VB6
10 3 (2.21%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.21%) PHP
11 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.74%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (3.68%) Degree
Systems Management
1 9 (6.62%) MOM
Vendors
1 62 (45.59%) Microsoft
2 21 (15.44%) Oracle
3 4 (2.94%) IBM
4 2 (1.47%) XMPie
4 2 (1.47%) Adobe
5 1 (0.74%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.74%) Progress
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