The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 22 26 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 11 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 6.51% 3.13% 3.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.79% 3.21% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 2
Average salary £51,250 £45,000 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £43,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £58,000 £44,850
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Senior Developer
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chelmsford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
162 156 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 95.86% 97.50% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 153 150 59
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 2 July 2015, 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 17 (80.95%) SDLC
2 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (71.43%) Unit Testing
3 15 (71.43%) MVC
4 12 (57.14%) DSDM
4 12 (57.14%) SharePoint
4 12 (57.14%) C#
4 12 (57.14%) HTML
4 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 12 (57.14%) Degree
5 11 (52.38%) Sitecore
5 11 (52.38%) .NET
5 11 (52.38%) Waterfall
6 10 (47.62%) Octopus Deploy
6 10 (47.62%) Windows
6 10 (47.62%) PowerShell
6 10 (47.62%) HTML5
6 10 (47.62%) Moq
6 10 (47.62%) SpecFlow
6 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (47.62%) Jenkins
6 10 (47.62%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (47.62%) Selenium
7 9 (42.86%) Spring
7 9 (42.86%) SharePoint 2010
7 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
7 9 (42.86%) Java
7 9 (42.86%) Struts
8 8 (38.10%) SQL
8 8 (38.10%) Spring MVC

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 12 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 10 (47.62%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (42.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.76%) CMS
4 1 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Selenium
1 10 (47.62%) Moq
1 10 (47.62%) SpecFlow
1 10 (47.62%) Jenkins
1 10 (47.62%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (4.76%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) HTML
2 11 (52.38%) .NET
3 10 (47.62%) HTML5
4 9 (42.86%) Spring
4 9 (42.86%) Struts
5 8 (38.10%) Spring MVC
6 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (28.57%) Servlets
8 5 (23.81%) JSP
8 5 (23.81%) JavaBeans
8 5 (23.81%) JPA
8 5 (23.81%) Java SE
9 4 (19.05%) Web Services
10 3 (14.29%) J2EE
11 2 (9.52%) jQuery
12 1 (4.76%) EJB
12 1 (4.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) SDLC
2 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (71.43%) MVC
3 15 (71.43%) Unit Testing
4 12 (57.14%) DSDM
5 11 (52.38%) Waterfall
6 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
7 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
8 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 2 (9.52%) TDD
10 1 (4.76%) Content Management
10 1 (4.76%) Document Management
10 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
10 1 (4.76%) E-business
10 1 (4.76%) Validation
10 1 (4.76%) Change Control
10 1 (4.76%) Line Management
10 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) C#
2 10 (47.62%) PowerShell
3 9 (42.86%) Java
4 8 (38.10%) SQL
5 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Sitecore
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
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