Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £36,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bedford during the 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 50 30
Rank change year-on-year +9 -20 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 2 8 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 0.77% 2.28% 9.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 2.31% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 49
Bedford median annual salary £36,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £35,750 £43,375 £42,500
90th Percentile £37,250 £52,875 £54,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,500 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -7.50% +26.32% +5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bedford
Permanent vacancies in Bedford with a recognized job title 254 347 524
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.07% 98.86% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 214 309 485
Bedford median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,550 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £60,250
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings that featured Senior Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

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 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) EPiServer
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) MVVM
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) IT Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Transformation Programme

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) EPiServer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio Team System
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 2 (100.00%) IT Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) MVVM
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft