The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedford during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Developer
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 22 47
Rank change year-on-year -14 +25  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 1 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 0.74% 9.09% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 9.77% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 2
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 132 174 270
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 97.78% 93.05% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 108 153 201
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Bedford

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Bedford

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Senior Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft