Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £56,750 in advertised job vacancies in Luton during the 6 months to 23 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 > Luton
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 56 49
Rank change year-on-year +8 -7 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 7 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.77% 3.20% 3.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 3.34% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 6 26 23
Luton median annual salary £56,750 £67,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.93% +51.69% -1.11%
10th Percentile £46,875 £56,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £72,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £56,000 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% +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 Luton. 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
Luton
Permanent vacancies in Luton with a recognized job title 385 689 593
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.47% 95.96% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 280 583 505
Luton median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £85,500 £75,000
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 Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Luton

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Luton

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Luton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Luton over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Luton

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Luton region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) Autofac
3 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 2 (28.57%) NancyFx
3 2 (28.57%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (28.57%) WCF
3 2 (28.57%) WPF
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) CMS
4 1 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) Tomcat

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) GIMP
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) Autofac
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) NancyFx
2 2 (28.57%) REST
2 2 (28.57%) WCF
2 2 (28.57%) WPF
3 1 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (14.29%) Ajax
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) LESS
3 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (14.29%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) BDD
1 2 (28.57%) Collaborative Working
1 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
1 2 (28.57%) Scrum
1 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (14.29%) SEO
2 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft