Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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

Senior Developer
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 74 61
Rank change year-on-year +3 -13 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 10 42 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.13% 2.92% 3.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 3.06% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 10 54 66
Bedfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +33.33% -
10th Percentile £43,500 £40,225 £42,500
90th Percentile £69,000 £71,250 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Bedfordshire with a recognized job title 848 1,372 1,727
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.04% 95.34% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 774 1,204 1,550
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +7.95%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £73,375 £78,750 £73,250
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +1.12% +4.71%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Bedfordshire

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Bedfordshire

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Bedfordshire

Senior Developer
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +20 5 £60,000 - 3
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
1 4 (40.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Software AG
3 2 (20.00%) webMethods
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) MySQL
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (10.00%) SEO
4 1 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) CMS
4 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 1 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) GIMP
1 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (10.00%) Ajax
4 1 (10.00%) Angular 2
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (10.00%) CSS3
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) LESS
4 1 (10.00%) Node.js
4 1 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (10.00%) Sass
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (20.00%) MVC
1 2 (20.00%) Prototyping
1 2 (20.00%) Scrum
1 2 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (10.00%) SEO
2 1 (10.00%) Web Development
2 1 (10.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Software AG
1 2 (20.00%) webMethods