The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Chelmsford region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 27 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 3 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 2.05% 5.63% 4.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 5.71% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 6
Average salary £51,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.90% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
141 70 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 96.58% 98.59% 98.52%
Number of salaries quoted 135 64 125
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Developer
Essex

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the Chelmsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title.

1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) XML
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) C
3 3 (27.27%) C++
3 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) Sybase
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) Web Services
3 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 3 (27.27%) Spring
3 3 (27.27%) Java SE
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) JPA
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) MySQL
4 2 (18.18%) Struts
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) UML
4 2 (18.18%) DSDM
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
4 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) QlikView
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) XML
2 3 (27.27%) Spring
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) Java SE
2 3 (27.27%) JPA
2 3 (27.27%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) Spring MVC
3 2 (18.18%) WCF
3 2 (18.18%) Struts
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 1 (9.09%) J2EE
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 1 (9.09%) XSL
4 1 (9.09%) WinForms
4 1 (9.09%) Java EE
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Compact Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
2 2 (18.18%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 2 (18.18%) UML
2 2 (18.18%) DSDM
2 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Test Management
3 1 (9.09%) Information Management
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) C++
3 3 (27.27%) C
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
4 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
1 3 (27.27%) Sybase
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft