The table below looks at the statistics 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 98 - 103
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.087% - 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% - 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £46,000 - £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
Senior Software 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
1118 919 1037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.80% 94.55% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 940 838 902
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 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
Luton - 1 £46,000 -
Senior Software Developer
East of England

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 8 (80.00%) C#
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Pair Programming
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (30.00%) XML
4 3 (30.00%) OOP
4 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) VB
4 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (30.00%) VB6
4 3 (30.00%) WCF
4 3 (30.00%) WPF
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Retail

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (30.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) WCF
2 3 (30.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Pair Programming
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) OOP
4 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) RUP
4 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
4 2 (20.00%) Unified Process
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) VB
3 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (30.00%) VB6
4 2 (20.00%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle