The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Luton 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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 35 52 54
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 19 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.68% 1.45% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.97% 1.59% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 2
Average salary £52,125 £50,000 £57,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% -13.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,500 £51,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £63,550
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Senior Developer
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton 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
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
382 377 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 94.09% 91.06% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 289 336 324
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Luton

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Luton region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Luton

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 23 (69.70%) MVC
2 22 (66.67%) .NET
3 21 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
5 19 (57.58%) C#
5 19 (57.58%) ASP.NET
6 18 (54.55%) HTML
7 17 (51.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 11 (33.33%) jQuery
9 10 (30.30%) User Experience
9 10 (30.30%) CSS
10 9 (27.27%) E-Commerce
10 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
11 8 (24.24%) Analytics
11 8 (24.24%) Scrum
11 8 (24.24%) TDD
12 7 (21.21%) Java
12 7 (21.21%) VB.NET
12 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
13 6 (18.18%) BDD
13 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 6 (18.18%) TeamCity
13 6 (18.18%) Web Development
13 6 (18.18%) J2EE
13 6 (18.18%) CMS
14 5 (15.15%) SEO
14 5 (15.15%) Spring
14 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 6 (18.18%) CMS
2 5 (15.15%) JBoss
2 5 (15.15%) Tomcat
2 5 (15.15%) Mule
2 5 (15.15%) Mule ESB
3 1 (3.03%) Node.js
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
3 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (15.15%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (3.03%) OLAP
3 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 6 (18.18%) TeamCity
3 3 (9.09%) Axure RP
3 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.06%) Eclipse
4 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.03%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (3.03%) NUnit
General
1 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
1 2 (6.06%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (66.67%) .NET
2 19 (57.58%) ASP.NET
3 18 (54.55%) HTML
4 17 (51.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (33.33%) jQuery
6 10 (30.30%) CSS
7 6 (18.18%) J2EE
7 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 5 (15.15%) Spring MVC
8 5 (15.15%) COM
8 5 (15.15%) Spring
9 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
10 1 (3.03%) Ajax
10 1 (3.03%) Qt
10 1 (3.03%) HTML5
10 1 (3.03%) Web Services
10 1 (3.03%) XML
10 1 (3.03%) XHTML
10 1 (3.03%) Middleware
10 1 (3.03%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) User Experience
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) MVC
2 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 8 (24.24%) TDD
4 8 (24.24%) Scrum
4 8 (24.24%) Analytics
5 6 (18.18%) Web Development
5 6 (18.18%) BDD
6 5 (15.15%) Software Architecture
6 5 (15.15%) SEO
6 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.09%) Web Analytics
7 3 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (9.09%) Graceful Degradation
7 3 (9.09%) DevOps
8 2 (6.06%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (6.06%) Kanban
8 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.06%) ITIL
8 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
2 19 (57.58%) C#
3 7 (21.21%) VB.NET
3 7 (21.21%) Java
4 2 (6.06%) SQL
5 1 (3.03%) VBA
5 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.03%) Ruby
5 1 (3.03%) C++
5 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) MCP
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) WCAG
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) MuleSoft
3 2 (6.06%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle