Period
to 16 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Luton during the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 49 53
Rank change year-on-year +8 +4 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 24 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 5.45% 3.31% 2.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.52% 3.33% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 24 18 15
Luton median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.54% +44.44%
10th Percentile £46,375 £50,125 £48,150
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,750 £77,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -

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 435 480 597
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.86% 99.38% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 369 282 465
Luton median annual salary £55,000 £49,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.24% -9.26% +20.00%
10th Percentile £26,000 £28,000 £33,100
90th Percentile £83,000 £70,000 £86,250
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% -7.00% +11.11%

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 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Luton

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

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, Senior Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Luton region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (91.67%) C#
2 22 (91.67%) .NET
2 22 (91.67%) SQL Server
3 20 (83.33%) TDD
3 20 (83.33%) DevOps
4 19 (79.17%) Kibana
4 19 (79.17%) Microservices
4 19 (79.17%) .NET Core
4 19 (79.17%) LINQ
4 19 (79.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (79.17%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (79.17%) CQRS
4 19 (79.17%) Elasticsearch
4 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET Web API
4 19 (79.17%) Google
4 19 (79.17%) Visual Studio
5 17 (70.83%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (12.50%) SQL
6 3 (12.50%) WCF
6 3 (12.50%) WPF
6 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (12.50%) WinForms
6 3 (12.50%) Web Application Development
7 2 (8.33%) Java
8 1 (4.17%) Spring
8 1 (4.17%) Web Development
8 1 (4.17%) Java EE
8 1 (4.17%) JSON

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 19 (79.17%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 19 (79.17%) Amazon AWS
1 19 (79.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (91.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (79.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (91.67%) .NET
2 19 (79.17%) .NET Core
2 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET Web API
2 19 (79.17%) LINQ
3 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (12.50%) WCF
3 3 (12.50%) WinForms
3 3 (12.50%) WPF
4 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.17%) Java EE
4 1 (4.17%) JSON
4 1 (4.17%) Spring
4 1 (4.17%) Web Services
4 1 (4.17%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (83.33%) DevOps
2 20 (83.33%) TDD
3 19 (79.17%) CQRS
3 19 (79.17%) Microservices
4 17 (70.83%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (12.50%) Web Application Development
6 1 (4.17%) Front End Development
6 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) C#
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) Java 8
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
4 1 (4.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 19 (79.17%) Kibana
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Google
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft