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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 57 51 53
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 30 42 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.74% 3.81% 3.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.88% 3.97% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 22 42 29
Average salary £46,250 £40,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.49% -4.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,250 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
1041 1059 938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.98% 96.01% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 834 849 813
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
Basildon -1 4 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Chelmsford -4 4 £47,500 +5.55%
Colchester -17 3 £50,000 +25.00%
Witham - 2 £27,500 -
Brentwood +1 1 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £40,000 -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 35 (64.81%) .NET
2 34 (62.96%) C#
3 32 (59.26%) SQL
4 29 (53.70%) SQL Server
4 29 (53.70%) MVC
5 28 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (51.85%) HTML
6 21 (38.89%) WCF
7 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET
8 18 (33.33%) CSS
9 17 (31.48%) XML
10 16 (29.63%) Java
10 16 (29.63%) T-SQL
11 15 (27.78%) Finance
12 14 (25.93%) OO
13 10 (18.52%) Visual Studio
13 10 (18.52%) WPF
13 10 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
14 9 (16.67%) XHTML
14 9 (16.67%) .NET Framework
15 8 (14.81%) Java EE
15 8 (14.81%) TDD
15 8 (14.81%) Sage
15 8 (14.81%) Shell Script
15 8 (14.81%) VoIP
15 8 (14.81%) ADO.NET
15 8 (14.81%) Unit Testing
15 8 (14.81%) MVVM
16 7 (12.96%) jQuery

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.56%) GlassFish
2 3 (5.56%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.85%) IIS
3 1 (1.85%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.85%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) VoIP
2 3 (5.56%) SMS
3 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (53.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.56%) MySQL
4 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.56%) Data Mining
4 3 (5.56%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.70%) QlikView
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (18.52%) Visual Studio
1 10 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.41%) Ant
2 4 (7.41%) NUnit
3 3 (5.56%) Maven
3 3 (5.56%) Eclipse
3 3 (5.56%) MSTest
3 3 (5.56%) Gradle
4 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.70%) Subversion
5 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.85%) JUnit
5 1 (1.85%) MSBuild
General
1 15 (27.78%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Automotive
2 1 (1.85%) Advertising
2 1 (1.85%) Banking
2 1 (1.85%) Retail
2 1 (1.85%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (1.85%) Spanish Language
2 1 (1.85%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (64.81%) .NET
2 28 (51.85%) HTML
3 21 (38.89%) WCF
4 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET
5 18 (33.33%) CSS
6 17 (31.48%) XML
7 10 (18.52%) WPF
8 9 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 9 (16.67%) XHTML
9 8 (14.81%) ADO.NET
9 8 (14.81%) Java EE
10 7 (12.96%) Spring
10 7 (12.96%) jQuery
10 7 (12.96%) Struts
11 6 (11.11%) LINQ
11 6 (11.11%) Hibernate
11 6 (11.11%) Java SE
12 5 (9.26%) Spring MVC
12 5 (9.26%) Web Services
13 4 (7.41%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 3 (5.56%) User Experience
2 2 (3.70%) Data Integration
2 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.85%) Open Source
3 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.85%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) Linux
2 4 (7.41%) Windows
3 1 (1.85%) Android
3 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (53.70%) MVC
2 28 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (25.93%) OO
4 8 (14.81%) TDD
4 8 (14.81%) Unit Testing
4 8 (14.81%) MVVM
5 7 (12.96%) Software Engineering
5 7 (12.96%) Scrum
5 7 (12.96%) Web Development
6 6 (11.11%) RAD
6 6 (11.11%) OOP
7 3 (5.56%) SOA
7 3 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.70%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.70%) Data Modelling
8 2 (3.70%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.70%) UML
8 2 (3.70%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 34 (62.96%) C#
2 32 (59.26%) SQL
3 16 (29.63%) T-SQL
3 16 (29.63%) Java
4 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 8 (14.81%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.56%) C
6 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.56%) C++
7 2 (3.70%) VBScript
8 1 (1.85%) VB
8 1 (1.85%) XQuery
8 1 (1.85%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.85%) PHP
8 1 (1.85%) PowerHouse
8 1 (1.85%) XAML
8 1 (1.85%) XPath
8 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (14.81%) Sage
2 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.11%) JBoss
4 5 (9.26%) Oracle
5 3 (5.56%) Sybase
6 1 (1.85%) AccuRev
6 1 (1.85%) Adobe
6 1 (1.85%) Macromedia
6 1 (1.85%) Dell
6 1 (1.85%) Citrix
Basildon, Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago