The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 51 83 70
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 49 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.71% 1.92% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.87% 2.00% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 44 24 11
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Senior Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1266 1350 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.76% 95.88% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1032 1105 822
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Essex

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Essex

Senior Developer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford +8 15 £45,000 - 2
Harlow -3 4 £55,000 +15.78%
Southend-on-Sea -1 2 - -
Colchester -7 2 £40,000 +8.10%
Basildon +3 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Leigh-on-Sea - 1 - -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 79 (68.70%) .NET
2 76 (66.09%) MVC
3 73 (63.48%) C#
4 60 (52.17%) ASP.NET
5 53 (46.09%) HTML
6 49 (42.61%) SQL Server
7 48 (41.74%) SQL
8 47 (40.87%) JavaScript
9 46 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
10 36 (31.30%) CSS
11 27 (23.48%) KnockoutJS
11 27 (23.48%) AngularJS
12 26 (22.61%) jQuery
12 26 (22.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 26 (22.61%) Microsoft
13 23 (20.00%) TDD
14 22 (19.13%) Java
15 21 (18.26%) Web Development
16 20 (17.39%) Degree
16 20 (17.39%) Finance
16 20 (17.39%) Software Engineering
17 19 (16.52%) Windows
17 19 (16.52%) Web Services
17 19 (16.52%) HTML5
18 18 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
18 18 (15.65%) Spring
19 17 (14.78%) .NET Framework
20 16 (13.91%) Unit Testing
21 15 (13.04%) WCF
21 15 (13.04%) Back Office

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 15 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 10 (8.70%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (7.83%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (7.83%) IIS
4 5 (4.35%) Node.js
5 4 (3.48%) CMS
6 2 (1.74%) JBoss
Applications
1 15 (13.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.87%) SaaS
2 1 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (42.61%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (12.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (3.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.74%) MySQL
6 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.87%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 14 (12.17%) TeamCity
2 13 (11.30%) Moq
2 13 (11.30%) SpecFlow
3 10 (8.70%) Selenium
3 10 (8.70%) Jenkins
3 10 (8.70%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (6.09%) Subversion
5 6 (5.22%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.48%) JUnit
6 4 (3.48%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.61%) NCrunch
7 3 (2.61%) NSubstitute
7 3 (2.61%) jMock
7 3 (2.61%) JIRA
7 3 (2.61%) ReSharper
7 3 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.61%) Mercurial
7 3 (2.61%) Mockito
7 3 (2.61%) NCover
7 3 (2.61%) StyleCop
General
1 20 (17.39%) Finance
2 15 (13.04%) Back Office
3 11 (9.57%) Banking
4 6 (5.22%) Marketing
5 4 (3.48%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.48%) Automotive
6 1 (0.87%) Law
6 1 (0.87%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (68.70%) .NET
2 60 (52.17%) ASP.NET
3 53 (46.09%) HTML
4 36 (31.30%) CSS
5 27 (23.48%) KnockoutJS
5 27 (23.48%) AngularJS
6 26 (22.61%) jQuery
6 26 (22.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (16.52%) Web Services
7 19 (16.52%) HTML5
8 18 (15.65%) Spring
9 17 (14.78%) .NET Framework
10 15 (13.04%) WCF
10 15 (13.04%) Struts
11 12 (10.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 12 (10.43%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (10.43%) JPA
11 12 (10.43%) Ajax
12 11 (9.57%) J2EE
13 9 (7.83%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.22%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.22%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.48%) Open Source
3 4 (3.48%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.61%) User Experience
4 3 (2.61%) Credit Risk
4 3 (2.61%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.74%) EPoS
6 1 (0.87%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.87%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.52%) Windows
2 5 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (66.09%) MVC
2 46 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (20.00%) TDD
4 21 (18.26%) Web Development
5 20 (17.39%) Software Engineering
6 16 (13.91%) Unit Testing
7 13 (11.30%) Waterfall
8 12 (10.43%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (10.43%) SOA
9 11 (9.57%) DSDM
10 10 (8.70%) E-Commerce
10 10 (8.70%) BDD
11 9 (7.83%) Time Management
11 9 (7.83%) Scrum
12 8 (6.96%) Workflow
12 8 (6.96%) Mentoring
13 7 (6.09%) Feature Driven Development
14 6 (5.22%) E-business
14 6 (5.22%) Line Management
15 5 (4.35%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (63.48%) C#
2 48 (41.74%) SQL
3 47 (40.87%) JavaScript
4 22 (19.13%) Java
5 15 (13.04%) T-SQL
5 15 (13.04%) VB.NET
6 10 (8.70%) PowerShell
7 8 (6.96%) PHP
8 3 (2.61%) XPath
8 3 (2.61%) Perl
8 3 (2.61%) Python
9 2 (1.74%) C
9 2 (1.74%) VBA
10 1 (0.87%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.87%) VB
10 1 (0.87%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 20 (17.39%) Degree
Vendors
1 26 (22.61%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.70%) Sitecore
3 4 (3.48%) Oracle
3 4 (3.48%) Tableau
4 3 (2.61%) Adobe
5 2 (1.74%) Google
5 2 (1.74%) Facebook
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