The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Essex region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 29 54 59
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 67 44 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 6.46% 3.57% 2.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.96% 3.80% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 51 36 19
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
963 1157 1064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 92.86% 93.84% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 786 873 870
Median salary £40,000 £39,600 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

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 30 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +7 13 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Basildon - 5 £56,250 - 2
Saffron Walden +1 3 £55,000 +15.78%
Braintree - 1 £42,500 -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Senior Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 79 (62.20%) SQL
2 67 (52.76%) .NET
3 66 (51.97%) Degree
4 64 (50.39%) Computer Science
5 63 (49.61%) C#
6 49 (38.58%) JavaScript
6 49 (38.58%) MVC
7 47 (37.01%) HTML
8 46 (36.22%) Java
8 46 (36.22%) CSS
9 41 (32.28%) J2EE
9 41 (32.28%) Oracle
10 40 (31.50%) JBoss
11 39 (30.71%) ASP.NET
11 39 (30.71%) Relational Database
12 38 (29.92%) WebSphere
12 38 (29.92%) WebLogic
13 37 (29.13%) E-Commerce
13 37 (29.13%) Ajax
14 30 (23.62%) Team Foundation Server
15 29 (22.83%) ASP.NET MVC
16 28 (22.05%) Agile Software Development
16 28 (22.05%) OOP
17 26 (20.47%) OO
18 25 (19.69%) Software Engineering
19 24 (18.90%) Web Development
20 23 (18.11%) PL/SQL
21 22 (17.32%) RDBMS
21 22 (17.32%) jQuery
22 21 (16.54%) Oracle Database

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 40 (31.50%) JBoss
2 38 (29.92%) WebLogic
2 38 (29.92%) WebSphere
3 17 (13.39%) GlassFish
4 11 (8.66%) CMS
5 2 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.57%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.79%) Apache
6 1 (0.79%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.79%) Confluence
6 1 (0.79%) IIS
6 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (9.45%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.30%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) assyst
1 1 (0.79%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.36%) Internet
2 1 (0.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (30.71%) Relational Database
2 22 (17.32%) RDBMS
3 21 (16.54%) Oracle Database
4 19 (14.96%) SQL Server
5 13 (10.24%) MySQL
6 7 (5.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (5.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.36%) Big Data
8 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.79%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.79%) DB2
9 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.79%) HBase
9 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.79%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.79%) Redis
9 1 (0.79%) Riak
9 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 30 (23.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (14.17%) Gradle
3 17 (13.39%) Ant
3 17 (13.39%) Maven
4 7 (5.51%) MSTest
4 7 (5.51%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (1.57%) Moq
5 2 (1.57%) NUnit
6 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.79%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.79%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.79%) JIRA
6 1 (0.79%) JUnit
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (16.54%) Finance
2 2 (1.57%) Automotive
2 2 (1.57%) Retail
3 1 (0.79%) Banking
3 1 (0.79%) Games
3 1 (0.79%) Law
3 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.79%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (52.76%) .NET
2 47 (37.01%) HTML
3 46 (36.22%) CSS
4 41 (32.28%) J2EE
5 39 (30.71%) ASP.NET
6 37 (29.13%) Ajax
7 29 (22.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (17.32%) jQuery
9 20 (15.75%) Hibernate
9 20 (15.75%) Swing
10 17 (13.39%) Java EE
10 17 (13.39%) JMS
11 13 (10.24%) .NET Framework
11 13 (10.24%) AngularJS
11 13 (10.24%) WCF
12 12 (9.45%) Entity Framework
12 12 (9.45%) Web Services
12 12 (9.45%) WPF
13 11 (8.66%) Symfony
13 11 (8.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 64 (50.39%) Computer Science
2 13 (10.24%) Mobile App
3 7 (5.51%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.36%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.36%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.57%) DataPower
7 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.79%) Statistics
7 1 (0.79%) User Experience
7 1 (0.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.94%) Windows
2 2 (1.57%) Android
2 2 (1.57%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.57%) Linux
3 1 (0.79%) Unix
3 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (38.58%) MVC
2 37 (29.13%) E-Commerce
3 28 (22.05%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (22.05%) OOP
4 26 (20.47%) OO
5 25 (19.69%) Software Engineering
6 24 (18.90%) Web Development
7 20 (15.75%) Open Source
8 11 (8.66%) Front End Development
9 10 (7.87%) Mentoring
9 10 (7.87%) TDD
10 8 (6.30%) Dependency Injection
10 8 (6.30%) Unit Testing
11 7 (5.51%) System Testing
11 7 (5.51%) Technical Analysis
12 4 (3.15%) SDLC
13 3 (2.36%) Analytics
13 3 (2.36%) Data Analytics
13 3 (2.36%) Web Application Development
13 3 (2.36%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 79 (62.20%) SQL
2 63 (49.61%) C#
3 49 (38.58%) JavaScript
4 46 (36.22%) Java
5 23 (18.11%) PL/SQL
6 12 (9.45%) PHP
7 10 (7.87%) T-SQL
8 7 (5.51%) XAML
9 6 (4.72%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.15%) C
10 4 (3.15%) C++
10 4 (3.15%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.36%) Perl
11 3 (2.36%) Python
12 2 (1.57%) ABAP
13 1 (0.79%) VC++
Qualifications
1 66 (51.97%) Degree
2 1 (0.79%) MCP
2 1 (0.79%) MCTS
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.79%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.79%) Kibana
1 1 (0.79%) logstash
Vendors
1 41 (32.28%) Oracle
2 10 (7.87%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.57%) IBM
3 2 (1.57%) SAP
4 1 (0.79%) Google
4 1 (0.79%) Mapbox
Colchester, Essex
Tec Partners
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Xchanging
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago
Basildon
TDA Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago