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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 54 83 71
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 48 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.81% 1.52% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.02% 1.58% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 43 22 12
Average salary £50,000 £46,750 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.95% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,550 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,000 £50,000
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
1193 1389 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.61% 96.12% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 953 1159 842
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,000 £67,500
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 28 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 28 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
(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
Chelmsford +11 14 £45,000 - 2
Southend-on-Sea +2 3 £47,500 +43.93%
Harlow 0 3 £55,000 +15.78%
Colchester +4 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Basildon -2 1 £50,000 +35.13%
Leigh-on-Sea - 1 - -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 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 64 (64.00%) MVC
1 64 (64.00%) .NET
2 59 (59.00%) C#
3 54 (54.00%) ASP.NET
4 46 (46.00%) SQL
4 46 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (43.00%) SQL Server
6 41 (41.00%) HTML
6 41 (41.00%) JavaScript
7 30 (30.00%) SDLC
8 24 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (23.00%) KnockoutJS
9 23 (23.00%) AngularJS
9 23 (23.00%) Microsoft
9 23 (23.00%) TDD
10 22 (22.00%) Degree
11 21 (21.00%) Java
11 21 (21.00%) CSS
12 20 (20.00%) Software Engineering
13 19 (19.00%) Finance
13 19 (19.00%) Spring
13 19 (19.00%) Web Development
13 19 (19.00%) jQuery
14 18 (18.00%) Unit Testing
14 18 (18.00%) Windows
15 17 (17.00%) HTML5
16 16 (16.00%) .NET Framework
16 16 (16.00%) Struts
16 16 (16.00%) SharePoint
17 15 (15.00%) MS Excel

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 16 (16.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (9.00%) IIS
3 9 (9.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (6.00%) CMS
5 5 (5.00%) Node.js
6 2 (2.00%) JBoss
7 1 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 15 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (43.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (14.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (10.00%) Selenium
1 10 (10.00%) TeamCity
1 10 (10.00%) Moq
1 10 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 10 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 10 (10.00%) SpecFlow
2 4 (4.00%) Subversion
3 3 (3.00%) JUnit
3 3 (3.00%) jMock
3 3 (3.00%) Mockito
4 2 (2.00%) Eclipse RCP
4 2 (2.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.00%) Xcode
5 1 (1.00%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.00%) Grunt
5 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 19 (19.00%) Finance
2 14 (14.00%) Back Office
3 11 (11.00%) Banking
4 6 (6.00%) Marketing
5 4 (4.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.00%) Automotive
7 1 (1.00%) Law
7 1 (1.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (64.00%) .NET
2 54 (54.00%) ASP.NET
3 41 (41.00%) HTML
4 24 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (23.00%) KnockoutJS
5 23 (23.00%) AngularJS
6 21 (21.00%) CSS
7 19 (19.00%) Spring
7 19 (19.00%) jQuery
8 17 (17.00%) HTML5
9 16 (16.00%) .NET Framework
9 16 (16.00%) Struts
10 14 (14.00%) JPA
10 14 (14.00%) Web Services
11 13 (13.00%) Ajax
12 11 (11.00%) WCF
13 10 (10.00%) Spring MVC
13 10 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (9.00%) WinForms
14 9 (9.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.00%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.00%) User Experience
5 3 (3.00%) Credit Risk
6 2 (2.00%) EPoS
7 1 (1.00%) VLE
7 1 (1.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.00%) Windows
2 3 (3.00%) Linux
3 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (64.00%) MVC
2 46 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (30.00%) SDLC
4 23 (23.00%) TDD
5 20 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 19 (19.00%) Web Development
7 18 (18.00%) Unit Testing
8 13 (13.00%) Waterfall
9 12 (12.00%) DSDM
10 11 (11.00%) SOA
10 11 (11.00%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (10.00%) BDD
12 8 (8.00%) Scrum
12 8 (8.00%) E-Commerce
13 7 (7.00%) E-business
13 7 (7.00%) Feature Driven Development
14 6 (6.00%) Line Management
14 6 (6.00%) Mentoring
15 5 (5.00%) Workflow
15 5 (5.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (59.00%) C#
2 46 (46.00%) SQL
3 41 (41.00%) JavaScript
4 21 (21.00%) Java
5 10 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 10 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 10 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 5 (5.00%) PHP
7 2 (2.00%) VBA
7 2 (2.00%) Perl
7 2 (2.00%) Python
8 1 (1.00%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.00%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 22 (22.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 23 (23.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.00%) Sitecore
3 4 (4.00%) Tableau
4 2 (2.00%) Facebook
4 2 (2.00%) Oracle
4 2 (2.00%) Google
5 1 (1.00%) Adobe
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