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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 39 45 54
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 69 37 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 5.50% 3.84% 3.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.75% 4.02% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 55 36 25
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £38,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,000
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
1201 921 838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.70% 95.64% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 963 706 739
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +7.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Southend-on-Sea -4 15 £42,500 -
Chelmsford -14 7 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Colchester 0 6 £50,000 +11.11%
Harlow - 5 £55,000 -
Hockley - 3 £45,000 -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 77 (69.37%) .NET
2 66 (59.46%) C#
3 64 (57.66%) MVC
4 55 (49.55%) HTML
5 54 (48.65%) SQL Server
6 49 (44.14%) ASP.NET
7 45 (40.54%) CSS
7 45 (40.54%) SQL
8 36 (32.43%) JavaScript
9 35 (31.53%) Agile Software Development
10 34 (30.63%) Web Development
11 33 (29.73%) jQuery
12 27 (24.32%) Java
13 25 (22.52%) Microsoft
14 24 (21.62%) WCF
15 21 (18.92%) Web Services
16 19 (17.12%) Finance
17 16 (14.41%) .NET Framework
18 15 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
18 15 (13.51%) XML
18 15 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
19 14 (12.61%) VB.NET
20 13 (11.71%) Spring
21 12 (10.81%) Ajax
21 12 (10.81%) T-SQL
21 12 (10.81%) Struts
22 11 (9.91%) Windows
22 11 (9.91%) Visual Studio
22 11 (9.91%) Workflow
22 11 (9.91%) Scrum

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 10 (9.01%) JBoss
2 7 (6.31%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.50%) Umbraco
4 4 (3.60%) CMS
5 2 (1.80%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.80%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.80%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.90%) IIS
6 1 (0.90%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (4.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.60%) VoIP
2 3 (2.70%) HTTP
3 1 (0.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (48.65%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (6.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (6.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (6.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.80%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.80%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.80%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.90%) SQL CLR
6 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (9.91%) Visual Studio
2 10 (9.01%) Subversion
3 9 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (7.21%) TeamCity
5 6 (5.41%) JUnit
6 5 (4.50%) Git (software)
7 4 (3.60%) NUnit
8 3 (2.70%) CruiseControl
8 3 (2.70%) Ant
8 3 (2.70%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.70%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (2.70%) Mercurial
8 3 (2.70%) NCover
8 3 (2.70%) StyleCop
8 3 (2.70%) Moq
8 3 (2.70%) Mockito
8 3 (2.70%) Maven
8 3 (2.70%) JIRA
8 3 (2.70%) ReSharper
8 3 (2.70%) jMock
General
1 19 (17.12%) Finance
2 6 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.50%) Marketing
3 5 (4.50%) Automotive
4 4 (3.60%) Back Office
5 3 (2.70%) Banking
6 1 (0.90%) Retail
6 1 (0.90%) Electronics
6 1 (0.90%) Law
6 1 (0.90%) Legal
6 1 (0.90%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (69.37%) .NET
2 55 (49.55%) HTML
3 49 (44.14%) ASP.NET
4 45 (40.54%) CSS
5 33 (29.73%) jQuery
6 24 (21.62%) WCF
7 21 (18.92%) Web Services
8 16 (14.41%) .NET Framework
9 15 (13.51%) XML
9 15 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (11.71%) Spring
11 12 (10.81%) Struts
11 12 (10.81%) Ajax
12 10 (9.01%) HTML5
12 10 (9.01%) AngularJS
12 10 (9.01%) KnockoutJS
13 9 (8.11%) JPA
13 9 (8.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 9 (8.11%) J2EE
14 8 (7.21%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.91%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.31%) Open Source
3 7 (6.31%) Mathematics
4 6 (5.41%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.60%) N-Tier
5 4 (3.60%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.70%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.80%) User Experience
7 2 (1.80%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.80%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.90%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.91%) Windows
2 6 (5.41%) Linux
3 2 (1.80%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.90%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.90%) Android
4 1 (0.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (57.66%) MVC
2 35 (31.53%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (30.63%) Web Development
4 11 (9.91%) Unit Testing
4 11 (9.91%) Workflow
4 11 (9.91%) Scrum
5 10 (9.01%) E-Commerce
5 10 (9.01%) SOA
6 9 (8.11%) OOP
6 9 (8.11%) OO
6 9 (8.11%) Software Engineering
6 9 (8.11%) Time Management
7 7 (6.31%) TDD
7 7 (6.31%) RAD
7 7 (6.31%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (5.41%) ETL
8 6 (5.41%) SEO
8 6 (5.41%) Web Application Development
8 6 (5.41%) Analytics
8 6 (5.41%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (59.46%) C#
2 45 (40.54%) SQL
3 36 (32.43%) JavaScript
4 27 (24.32%) Java
5 14 (12.61%) VB.NET
6 12 (10.81%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.60%) Shell Script
7 4 (3.60%) XPath
8 3 (2.70%) Python
8 3 (2.70%) C
8 3 (2.70%) Perl
8 3 (2.70%) PHP
9 2 (1.80%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.80%) VB
10 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.90%) C++
10 1 (0.90%) XQuery
10 1 (0.90%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.90%) XAML
10 1 (0.90%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (8.11%) Degree
2 1 (0.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (0.90%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (0.90%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (22.52%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.31%) Oracle
3 6 (5.41%) Tableau
4 4 (3.60%) Sage
5 3 (2.70%) Adobe
6 1 (0.90%) Dell
6 1 (0.90%) Citrix
6 1 (0.90%) AccuRev
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