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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 31 46 48
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 16 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.73% 1.22% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.00% 1.28% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 3
Average salary £44,500 £45,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.19% -17.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £40,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,400 £61,800
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
320 392 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 94.67% 95.84% 95.69%
Number of salaries quoted 274 314 291
Average salary £44,500 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,879
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 August 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Luton

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 25 (69.44%) JavaScript
2 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (52.78%) HTML
4 17 (47.22%) .NET
4 17 (47.22%) CSS
5 15 (41.67%) C#
5 15 (41.67%) MVC
6 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
6 14 (38.89%) ASP.NET
7 13 (36.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (33.33%) jQuery
8 12 (33.33%) SDLC
9 11 (30.56%) C++
10 10 (27.78%) User Experience
11 8 (22.22%) Git (software)
11 8 (22.22%) Degree
11 8 (22.22%) VB.NET
12 7 (19.44%) Scrum
12 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
12 7 (19.44%) Mathematics
12 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
12 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
13 6 (16.67%) UML
14 5 (13.89%) Finance
14 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
15 4 (11.11%) Qt
15 4 (11.11%) Analytics
15 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
15 4 (11.11%) Banking

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) JBoss
2 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
2 1 (2.78%) Mule
2 1 (2.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.78%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Project
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (2.78%) OLAP
4 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 3 (8.33%) Axure RP
4 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (2.78%) NUnit
4 1 (2.78%) Maven
4 1 (2.78%) JIRA
4 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Billing
4 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (52.78%) HTML
2 17 (47.22%) .NET
2 17 (47.22%) CSS
3 14 (38.89%) ASP.NET
4 13 (36.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (33.33%) jQuery
6 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 4 (11.11%) Qt
8 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
8 3 (8.33%) Middleware
9 2 (5.56%) Java EE
9 2 (5.56%) Web Services
9 2 (5.56%) Spring
9 2 (5.56%) Entity Framework
9 2 (5.56%) CSS3
9 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.78%) HTML5
10 1 (2.78%) Velocity
10 1 (2.78%) Spring MVC
10 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) User Experience
2 7 (19.44%) Mathematics
2 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
1 4 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (41.67%) MVC
3 12 (33.33%) SDLC
4 7 (19.44%) Scrum
5 6 (16.67%) UML
6 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
7 4 (11.11%) Analytics
7 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.33%) DevOps
8 3 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (8.33%) TDD
8 3 (8.33%) Problem Management
8 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (8.33%) Web Analytics
8 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (8.33%) Graceful Degradation
8 3 (8.33%) Software Delivery
9 2 (5.56%) OO
9 2 (5.56%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) JavaScript
2 15 (41.67%) C#
3 11 (30.56%) C++
4 8 (22.22%) VB.NET
5 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 3 (8.33%) SQL
6 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.56%) Java
8 1 (2.78%) sed
8 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Degree
2 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) WCAG
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Adobe
2 1 (2.78%) MuleSoft