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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
Rank 30 45 49
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 58 63 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 6.16% 5.42% 4.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.49% 5.60% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 46 62 42
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,729 £42,750 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £64,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

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
893 1126 1228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.80% 96.82% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 660 862 990
Median salary £47,500 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.74% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 -8 15 £52,500 -8.69% 3
Saffron Walden -1 6 £39,729 -16.36% 1
Chelmsford -12 5 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Braintree - 4 £45,000 -
Witham - 3 £47,500 - 1
Brentwood - 2 £55,000 -
Harlow - 2 £50,000 -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 64 (58.18%) Java
1 64 (58.18%) Degree
2 61 (55.45%) Computer Science
3 51 (46.36%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (46.36%) JBoss
4 50 (45.45%) Relational Database
5 49 (44.55%) JavaScript
6 48 (43.64%) Oracle
7 45 (40.91%) HTML
7 45 (40.91%) WebSphere
8 44 (40.00%) J2EE
9 42 (38.18%) SQL
10 40 (36.36%) WebLogic
11 39 (35.45%) CSS
12 35 (31.82%) OOP
12 35 (31.82%) Java EE
13 34 (30.91%) MVC
14 33 (30.00%) .NET
15 32 (29.09%) C#
15 32 (29.09%) OO
16 31 (28.18%) Hibernate
17 28 (25.45%) Software Engineering
18 27 (24.55%) JMS
18 27 (24.55%) RDBMS
19 26 (23.64%) Swing
19 26 (23.64%) Ajax
20 25 (22.73%) Maven
20 25 (22.73%) PL/SQL
20 25 (22.73%) GlassFish
21 24 (21.82%) Ant

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 51 (46.36%) JBoss
2 45 (40.91%) WebSphere
3 40 (36.36%) WebLogic
4 25 (22.73%) GlassFish
5 9 (8.18%) Apache
6 8 (7.27%) SharePoint
7 6 (5.45%) Moodle
7 6 (5.45%) Tomcat
8 5 (4.55%) Apache Geronimo
8 5 (4.55%) OpenStack
9 4 (3.64%) Apache Spark
9 4 (3.64%) IIS
10 2 (1.82%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.91%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.91%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.91%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.82%) GitHub
3 1 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.91%) HTTP
1 1 (0.91%) SSL
1 1 (0.91%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (45.45%) Relational Database
2 27 (24.55%) RDBMS
3 23 (20.91%) SQL Server
4 21 (19.09%) Oracle Database
5 11 (10.00%) MySQL
6 8 (7.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (5.45%) Big Data
8 5 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (3.64%) CouchDB
9 4 (3.64%) MongoDB
9 4 (3.64%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.82%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.82%) JasperReports
10 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.91%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 25 (22.73%) Maven
2 24 (21.82%) Ant
3 21 (19.09%) Gradle
4 7 (6.36%) MSTest
4 7 (6.36%) Rhino Mocks
5 6 (5.45%) Git (software)
5 6 (5.45%) Jenkins
5 6 (5.45%) Moq
5 6 (5.45%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (5.45%) Selenium
5 6 (5.45%) SpecFlow
5 6 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.73%) JUnit
7 2 (1.82%) Subversion
7 2 (1.82%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.91%) JIRA
8 1 (0.91%) jMock
8 1 (0.91%) Mockito
8 1 (0.91%) Xcode
General
1 13 (11.82%) Automotive
2 5 (4.55%) Finance
3 2 (1.82%) Advertising
4 1 (0.91%) Electronics
4 1 (0.91%) Law
4 1 (0.91%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (40.91%) HTML
2 44 (40.00%) J2EE
3 39 (35.45%) CSS
4 35 (31.82%) Java EE
5 33 (30.00%) .NET
6 31 (28.18%) Hibernate
7 27 (24.55%) JMS
8 26 (23.64%) Ajax
8 26 (23.64%) Swing
9 22 (20.00%) Web Services
10 21 (19.09%) ASP.NET
11 17 (15.45%) Spring
12 14 (12.73%) .NET Framework
13 12 (10.91%) HTML5
14 11 (10.00%) Entity Framework
15 10 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (9.09%) JPA
15 10 (9.09%) Spring MVC
16 9 (8.18%) Silverlight
16 9 (8.18%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 61 (55.45%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.45%) Learning Management System
3 6 (5.45%) VLE
4 5 (4.55%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.91%) iPad
6 1 (0.91%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.09%) Linux
1 10 (9.09%) Windows
2 6 (5.45%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.82%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (46.36%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (31.82%) OOP
3 34 (30.91%) MVC
4 32 (29.09%) OO
5 28 (25.45%) Software Engineering
6 23 (20.91%) E-Commerce
6 23 (20.91%) Unit Testing
7 20 (18.18%) Open Source
7 20 (18.18%) TDD
8 13 (11.82%) Web Development
9 9 (8.18%) SDLC
10 7 (6.36%) Dependency Injection
10 7 (6.36%) Informatics
10 7 (6.36%) Scrum
10 7 (6.36%) System Testing
10 7 (6.36%) Technical Analysis
11 6 (5.45%) Business Analysis
11 6 (5.45%) DSDM
11 6 (5.45%) Mentoring
11 6 (5.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 64 (58.18%) Java
2 49 (44.55%) JavaScript
3 42 (38.18%) SQL
4 32 (29.09%) C#
5 25 (22.73%) PL/SQL
6 16 (14.55%) T-SQL
7 7 (6.36%) XAML
8 6 (5.45%) PowerShell
9 5 (4.55%) PHP
10 2 (1.82%) Perl
10 2 (1.82%) Python
10 2 (1.82%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.91%) C
11 1 (0.91%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.91%) Ruby
11 1 (0.91%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 64 (58.18%) Degree
2 2 (1.82%) MCP
2 2 (1.82%) MCTS
2 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.82%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 2 (1.82%) LXC
2 1 (0.91%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.91%) HDFS
Vendors
1 48 (43.64%) Oracle
2 17 (15.45%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.45%) Blackboard
3 6 (5.45%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.82%) Adobe
4 2 (1.82%) Google
5 1 (0.91%) Alteryx
5 1 (0.91%) Tableau
Witham, Essex
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Salary: £26000 - £37000 Per Annum 26000-37000
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £65,000 package (great bens)
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Cloudscope
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Healthcare, 25 days holid
Posted: 6 days ago
Hinxton, Essex
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Posted: 13 days ago