The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Luton region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 58 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.07% - 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% - 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £43,000 - £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Job Titles Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
438 324 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 93.79% 95.86% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 358 284 328
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Software Developer
Bedfordshire

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Luton

Senior Software Developer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) WPF
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) OOP
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) RUP
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (40.00%) VB
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) VB6
3 2 (40.00%) Extreme Programming
3 2 (40.00%) Unified Process
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) ERP

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) WPF
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) RUP
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Extreme Programming
2 2 (40.00%) Unified Process
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) VB
3 2 (40.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft