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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 52 74 58
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 44 19 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.72% 1.61% 3.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.04% 1.68% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 34 18 31
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,800 £27,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +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
1090 1133 1085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 92.14% 95.77% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 835 972 895
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,500
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 3 August 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 3 August 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
Southend-on-Sea - 9 £47,500 -
Chelmsford +3 8 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Harlow +3 3 £55,000 +22.22%
Colchester +3 1 £50,000 -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 56 (60.87%) MVC
2 49 (53.26%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (52.17%) SQL
4 44 (47.83%) C#
5 43 (46.74%) .NET
6 39 (42.39%) Java
7 38 (41.30%) JavaScript
7 38 (41.30%) ASP.NET
8 31 (33.70%) SDLC
9 30 (32.61%) TDD
9 30 (32.61%) Spring
10 29 (31.52%) SQL Server
11 28 (30.43%) HTML
12 27 (29.35%) Software Engineering
13 25 (27.17%) Struts
13 25 (27.17%) KnockoutJS
13 25 (27.17%) AngularJS
14 24 (26.09%) Unit Testing
15 22 (23.91%) JPA
16 21 (22.83%) .NET Framework
17 20 (21.74%) Windows
18 19 (20.65%) Degree
19 18 (19.57%) ASP.NET MVC
19 18 (19.57%) Back Office
20 17 (18.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 17 (18.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 17 (18.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 16 (17.39%) T-SQL
21 16 (17.39%) IIS
22 15 (16.30%) jQuery

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 16 (17.39%) IIS
2 12 (13.04%) JBoss
2 12 (13.04%) SharePoint
3 10 (10.87%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (9.78%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (6.52%) CMS
6 5 (5.43%) Node.js
7 1 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (15.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (31.52%) SQL Server
2 17 (18.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (18.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (10.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (8.70%) Big Data
4 8 (8.70%) MySQL
5 4 (4.35%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (10.87%) Selenium
1 10 (10.87%) Moq
1 10 (10.87%) SpecFlow
1 10 (10.87%) Jenkins
1 10 (10.87%) Octopus Deploy
2 9 (9.78%) Eclipse
2 9 (9.78%) Eclipse RCP
3 7 (7.61%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.09%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.09%) Grunt
General
1 18 (19.57%) Back Office
2 13 (14.13%) Banking
3 12 (13.04%) Finance
4 2 (2.17%) Automotive
5 1 (1.09%) Law
5 1 (1.09%) Retail
5 1 (1.09%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (46.74%) .NET
2 38 (41.30%) ASP.NET
3 30 (32.61%) Spring
4 28 (30.43%) HTML
5 25 (27.17%) Struts
5 25 (27.17%) KnockoutJS
5 25 (27.17%) AngularJS
6 22 (23.91%) JPA
7 21 (22.83%) .NET Framework
8 18 (19.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (18.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 15 (16.30%) HTML5
10 15 (16.30%) jQuery
11 14 (15.22%) Servlets
12 13 (14.13%) JavaBeans
13 12 (13.04%) WinForms
13 12 (13.04%) Spring MVC
14 11 (11.96%) Java SE
14 11 (11.96%) CSS
15 10 (10.87%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.43%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.26%) EPoS
3 3 (3.26%) User Experience
4 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.09%) NHS
5 1 (1.09%) VLE
5 1 (1.09%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.74%) Windows
2 9 (9.78%) UNIX
3 8 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (60.87%) MVC
2 49 (53.26%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (33.70%) SDLC
4 30 (32.61%) TDD
5 27 (29.35%) Software Engineering
6 24 (26.09%) Unit Testing
7 12 (13.04%) Waterfall
7 12 (13.04%) BDD
7 12 (13.04%) DSDM
8 11 (11.96%) Feature Driven Development
8 11 (11.96%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (9.78%) E-business
9 9 (9.78%) Scrum
10 8 (8.70%) SOA
11 7 (7.61%) Refactoring
12 6 (6.52%) E-Commerce
13 5 (5.43%) OO
13 5 (5.43%) Web Development
14 4 (4.35%) Business Analysis
14 4 (4.35%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 48 (52.17%) SQL
2 44 (47.83%) C#
3 39 (42.39%) Java
4 38 (41.30%) JavaScript
5 16 (17.39%) T-SQL
6 10 (10.87%) PowerShell
7 7 (7.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (20.65%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.96%) Sitecore
3 4 (4.35%) Oracle
4 3 (3.26%) Google
4 3 (3.26%) Facebook
5 1 (1.09%) Adobe
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago