The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £36,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bedford during the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 28 35
Rank change year-on-year +6 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 8 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 6.15% 5.88% 5.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.20% 6.03% 5.09%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 14
Bedford median annual salary £36,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.15% -  
10th Percentile £35,750 £42,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £40,325 £54,813 £53,375
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  

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 129 199 275
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 99.23% 97.55% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 612 1173 1905
Bedford median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% -  
10th Percentile £25,500 £22,150 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £46,250 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.63% +11.76%  

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 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (77.78%) IT Strategy
2 7 (77.78%) .NET Framework
2 7 (77.78%) WCF
2 7 (77.78%) jQuery
2 7 (77.78%) EPiServer
2 7 (77.78%) Visual Studio Team System
2 7 (77.78%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 7 (77.78%) MVVM
2 7 (77.78%) Entity Framework
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (77.78%) AngularJS
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) CMS
2 7 (77.78%) Visual Studio
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (22.22%) Ajax

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 7 (77.78%) CMS
1 7 (77.78%) EPiServer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Visual Studio
1 7 (77.78%) Visual Studio Team System
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) .NET Framework
2 7 (77.78%) AngularJS
2 7 (77.78%) Entity Framework
2 7 (77.78%) jQuery
2 7 (77.78%) WCF
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) Ajax
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
2 7 (77.78%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 7 (77.78%) IT Strategy
2 7 (77.78%) MVVM
2 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft