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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 51 48 55
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 7 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.61% 0.58% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 0.60% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 6
Average salary £43,000 £59,250 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.42% +35.42%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
416 331 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 95.63% 95.66% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 330 288 354
Average salary £43,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Luton

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 11 (57.89%) C#
1 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
3 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 9 (47.37%) OOP
3 9 (47.37%) Scrum
4 8 (42.11%) Retail
4 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
5 7 (36.84%) Java
5 7 (36.84%) Visual Studio
6 6 (31.58%) HTML
6 6 (31.58%) WCF
6 6 (31.58%) Time Management
6 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (31.58%) Software Architecture
6 6 (31.58%) Banking
7 5 (26.32%) CMS
7 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (26.32%) CSS
8 4 (21.05%) JSP
8 4 (21.05%) VB.NET
8 4 (21.05%) TDD
8 4 (21.05%) MVC
8 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (15.79%) TeamCity
9 3 (15.79%) WPF
9 3 (15.79%) jQuery
9 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 5 (26.32%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Visual Studio
2 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (15.79%) TeamCity
3 3 (15.79%) Subversion
3 3 (15.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (42.11%) Retail
2 6 (31.58%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
3 6 (31.58%) HTML
3 6 (31.58%) WCF
4 5 (26.32%) CSS
5 4 (21.05%) JSP
6 3 (15.79%) WPF
6 3 (15.79%) jQuery
6 3 (15.79%) WSDL
6 3 (15.79%) EJB
6 3 (15.79%) J2SE
6 3 (15.79%) STL
6 3 (15.79%) Web Services
6 3 (15.79%) XML
6 3 (15.79%) XSLT
6 3 (15.79%) J2EE
6 3 (15.79%) MFC
7 2 (10.53%) XHTML
7 2 (10.53%) CSS3
7 2 (10.53%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) EMV
2 3 (15.79%) EFT
3 2 (10.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) OOP
1 9 (47.37%) Scrum
2 6 (31.58%) Time Management
2 6 (31.58%) Software Architecture
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 4 (21.05%) MVC
5 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
5 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.53%) OO
6 2 (10.53%) RUP
6 2 (10.53%) B2B
6 2 (10.53%) Extreme Programming
6 2 (10.53%) Unified Process
6 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.53%) SEO
7 1 (5.26%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 7 (36.84%) Java
4 4 (21.05%) VB.NET
5 3 (15.79%) VB6
5 3 (15.79%) C
5 3 (15.79%) C++
5 3 (15.79%) VB
5 3 (15.79%) PHP
6 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) XMPie
2 1 (5.26%) Progress
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe