The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 111 103 73
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 4 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.30% 0.086% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.091% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 15
Average salary £45,000 £50,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.89% -3.80%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1243 1100 1012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.45% 95.07% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1156 964 835
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Senior Software Developer
East of England

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Bedfordshire region.

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Senior Software 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 Software Developer within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
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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
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Senior Software Developer
East of England

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) XML
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
3 11 (84.62%) PL/SQL
3 11 (84.62%) Oracle
3 11 (84.62%) Pair Programming
3 11 (84.62%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (84.62%) Relational Database
4 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
5 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (61.54%) RDBMS
6 5 (38.46%) Silverlight
7 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
7 4 (30.77%) WF
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (30.77%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (30.77%) Web Services
8 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (23.08%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (23.08%) TDD
8 3 (23.08%) Degree
8 3 (23.08%) WCF
9 2 (15.38%) NUnit
9 2 (15.38%) WinForms

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 11 (84.62%) Relational Database
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (61.54%) RDBMS
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (30.77%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) NUnit
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) MSTest
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (38.46%) Silverlight
3 4 (30.77%) WF
3 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 3 (23.08%) WCF
5 2 (15.38%) WinForms
5 2 (15.38%) CSS
6 1 (7.69%) XSLT
6 1 (7.69%) XHTML
6 1 (7.69%) WPF
6 1 (7.69%) Ajax
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.69%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Pair Programming
2 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
4 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
3 11 (84.62%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) WAI
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) Oracle