The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 30 April 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
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 46 61
Rank change year-on-year -1 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 24 49 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 3.74% 5.26% 2.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.87% 5.68% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 23 43 26
Median salary £52,500 £46,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.13% -8.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,700 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.10% +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 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 620 862 1100
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 96.57% 92.49% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 465 713 842
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

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 3 months to 30 April 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 3 months to 30 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +15 8 £56,250 -5.46% 1
Dunstable -7 6 £72,500 +81.25% 1
Bedford -7 4 £40,750 -11.41%
Senior Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 35 (83.33%) .NET
2 34 (80.95%) MVC
3 33 (78.57%) C#
4 28 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (57.14%) SQL Server
6 24 (57.14%) jQuery
7 23 (54.76%) CSS
7 23 (54.76%) HTML
8 22 (52.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
9 20 (47.62%) Finance
10 17 (40.48%) SQL
10 17 (40.48%) Mentoring
11 15 (35.71%) T-SQL
12 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
13 12 (28.57%) HTML5
14 10 (23.81%) AngularJS
14 10 (23.81%) Web Services
15 9 (21.43%) Scrum
15 9 (21.43%) .NET Framework
15 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (19.05%) CSS3
16 8 (19.05%) Front End Development
17 7 (16.67%) DevOps
17 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
17 7 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 7 (16.67%) Web Development
18 6 (14.29%) Multithreading
18 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005

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 6 (14.29%) IIS
1 6 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 6 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (7.14%) CMS
3 2 (4.76%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.38%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.38%) QlikView
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
1 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) NUnit
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (47.62%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Back Office
3 1 (2.38%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (83.33%) .NET
2 28 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 24 (57.14%) jQuery
4 23 (54.76%) CSS
4 23 (54.76%) HTML
5 22 (52.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (28.57%) HTML5
7 10 (23.81%) AngularJS
7 10 (23.81%) Web Services
8 9 (21.43%) .NET Framework
9 8 (19.05%) CSS3
10 7 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (11.90%) Hibernate
11 5 (11.90%) Spring
11 5 (11.90%) Struts
12 4 (9.52%) Ajax
13 3 (7.14%) Entity Framework
13 3 (7.14%) WCF
14 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 2 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Virtual Team
2 4 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) NHS
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Windows
1 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (11.90%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.76%) Android
3 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (80.95%) MVC
2 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (40.48%) Mentoring
4 9 (21.43%) Scrum
5 8 (19.05%) Front End Development
6 7 (16.67%) DevOps
6 7 (16.67%) Web Development
7 6 (14.29%) Multithreading
7 6 (14.29%) Web Application Development
8 5 (11.90%) Kanban
9 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.76%) BDD
10 2 (4.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 2 (4.76%) IT Strategy
10 2 (4.76%) MVVM
10 2 (4.76%) OO
10 2 (4.76%) TDD
11 1 (2.38%) Cross-Platform Development
11 1 (2.38%) Line Management
11 1 (2.38%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (78.57%) C#
2 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 17 (40.48%) SQL
4 15 (35.71%) T-SQL
5 5 (11.90%) Java
6 2 (4.76%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.38%) PHP
7 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
1 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) Perforce
3 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 16 days ago