The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 55 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.24% - 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% - 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £46,000 - £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Senior Software 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
396 347 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 96.59% 95.07% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 293 304 352
Average salary £44,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.13% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 18 September 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#
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) WPF
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
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
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%) Extreme Programming
3 2 (40.00%) Unified Process
3 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) VB6
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) RUP
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Extreme Programming
3 2 (40.00%) Unified Process
3 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) VB
3 2 (40.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft