Period
to 27 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

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
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 54 66
Rank change year-on-year -14 +12 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 43 74 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 3.29% 4.26% 3.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.39% 4.52% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 47 67 76
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,750 £35,000 £39,375
90th Percentile £70,750 £72,500 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +11.11%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1270 1637 2133
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 97.24% 94.19% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 953 1400 1744
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £67,125
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +4.94%

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 27 July 2017.

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 27 July 2017. 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 +13 18 £57,500 -11.54% 2
Bedford -4 9 £36,500 -23.16%
Dunstable -11 6 £72,500 +81.25%
Senior Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 33 (76.74%) .NET
2 32 (74.42%) C#
3 26 (60.47%) MVC
4 23 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (48.84%) SQL Server
6 20 (46.51%) JavaScript
7 17 (39.53%) ASP.NET
8 16 (37.21%) CSS
8 16 (37.21%) HTML
9 14 (32.56%) SQL
9 14 (32.56%) Finance
9 14 (32.56%) jQuery
9 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
11 11 (25.58%) T-SQL
11 11 (25.58%) Scrum
11 11 (25.58%) .NET Framework
12 10 (23.26%) WCF
13 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (20.93%) AngularJS
14 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (18.60%) Software Engineering
14 8 (18.60%) CMS
14 8 (18.60%) Visual Studio
14 8 (18.60%) Web Services
15 7 (16.28%) EPiServer
15 7 (16.28%) Visual Studio Team System
15 7 (16.28%) Entity Framework
15 7 (16.28%) MVVM
15 7 (16.28%) IT Strategy

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 8 (18.60%) CMS
2 7 (16.28%) EPiServer
3 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (48.84%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.33%) QlikView
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Visual Studio
2 7 (16.28%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (6.98%) TeamCity
4 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (32.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Back Office
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Front Office
2 1 (2.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (76.74%) .NET
2 17 (39.53%) ASP.NET
3 16 (37.21%) CSS
3 16 (37.21%) HTML
4 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (32.56%) jQuery
5 11 (25.58%) .NET Framework
6 10 (23.26%) WCF
7 9 (20.93%) AngularJS
8 8 (18.60%) Web Services
9 7 (16.28%) Entity Framework
10 5 (11.63%) Hibernate
10 5 (11.63%) Spring
10 5 (11.63%) Struts
11 4 (9.30%) NancyFx
12 3 (6.98%) Ajax
12 3 (6.98%) Autofac
12 3 (6.98%) REST
12 3 (6.98%) WPF
13 2 (4.65%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Algorithms
1 3 (6.98%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (6.98%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) NHS
2 1 (2.33%) User Experience
2 1 (2.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Android
1 3 (6.98%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (60.47%) MVC
2 23 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (25.58%) Scrum
4 8 (18.60%) Software Engineering
5 7 (16.28%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 7 (16.28%) IT Strategy
5 7 (16.28%) MVVM
6 5 (11.63%) Front End Development
6 5 (11.63%) Kanban
6 5 (11.63%) Multithreading
7 4 (9.30%) BDD
7 4 (9.30%) DevOps
7 4 (9.30%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
7 4 (9.30%) TDD
7 4 (9.30%) Web Development
8 3 (6.98%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.98%) Mathematics
9 2 (4.65%) OO
Programming Languages
1 32 (74.42%) C#
2 20 (46.51%) JavaScript
3 14 (32.56%) SQL
4 11 (25.58%) T-SQL
5 6 (13.95%) Java
6 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.33%) C++
7 1 (2.33%) PHP
7 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
1 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) Appcelerator
3 1 (2.33%) Perforce
3 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.33%) Software AG
3 1 (2.33%) webMethods
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