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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 45 50 58
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 66 38 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.61% 3.50% 3.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.85% 3.68% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 57 33 23
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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
1360 1032 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.97% 95.12% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1084 781 740
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £55,000 £57,500
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 18 December 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 18 December 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
(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
Southend-on-Sea - 17 £40,000 - 1
Chelmsford -2 7 £47,500 +5.55%
Harlow - 4 £53,750 -
Hockley - 3 £45,000 - 1
Colchester -1 1 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Purfleet - 1 £47,000 -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 70 (73.68%) .NET
2 61 (64.21%) C#
3 58 (61.05%) MVC
4 52 (54.74%) HTML
5 46 (48.42%) SQL Server
6 45 (47.37%) CSS
7 41 (43.16%) ASP.NET
8 38 (40.00%) SQL
9 33 (34.74%) jQuery
10 31 (32.63%) JavaScript
10 31 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
11 29 (30.53%) Web Development
12 23 (24.21%) WCF
12 23 (24.21%) Java
13 20 (21.05%) Microsoft
13 20 (21.05%) Web Services
14 16 (16.84%) XML
14 16 (16.84%) .NET Framework
15 12 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (12.63%) Unit Testing
15 12 (12.63%) T-SQL
15 12 (12.63%) VB.NET
16 11 (11.58%) Visual Studio
16 11 (11.58%) JBoss
16 11 (11.58%) Subversion
16 11 (11.58%) Workflow
16 11 (11.58%) Ajax
16 11 (11.58%) Computer Science
17 10 (10.53%) Java EE
17 10 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 11 (11.58%) JBoss
2 7 (7.37%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.26%) Umbraco
4 4 (4.21%) CMS
5 3 (3.16%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.16%) GlassFish
5 3 (3.16%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.05%) IIS
6 1 (1.05%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (3.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.21%) VoIP
2 3 (3.16%) HTTP
3 1 (1.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (48.42%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (7.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (7.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (6.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.21%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.16%) Data Mining
5 3 (3.16%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.16%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.05%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.05%) SQL CLR
7 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (11.58%) Visual Studio
1 11 (11.58%) Subversion
2 9 (9.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (6.32%) TeamCity
4 5 (5.26%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.21%) Maven
5 4 (4.21%) Ant
5 4 (4.21%) NUnit
6 3 (3.16%) CruiseControl
6 3 (3.16%) JUnit
6 3 (3.16%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.16%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (3.16%) JIRA
6 3 (3.16%) ReSharper
6 3 (3.16%) Mercurial
6 3 (3.16%) NCover
6 3 (3.16%) StyleCop
6 3 (3.16%) Moq
6 3 (3.16%) SpecFlow
6 3 (3.16%) Gradle
General
1 10 (10.53%) Finance
2 6 (6.32%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.11%) Back Office
3 2 (2.11%) Automotive
4 1 (1.05%) Law
4 1 (1.05%) Legal
4 1 (1.05%) Advertising
4 1 (1.05%) Banking
4 1 (1.05%) Retail
4 1 (1.05%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (73.68%) .NET
2 52 (54.74%) HTML
3 45 (47.37%) CSS
4 41 (43.16%) ASP.NET
5 33 (34.74%) jQuery
6 23 (24.21%) WCF
7 20 (21.05%) Web Services
8 16 (16.84%) XML
8 16 (16.84%) .NET Framework
9 11 (11.58%) Ajax
10 10 (10.53%) Java EE
10 10 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (9.47%) HTML5
11 9 (9.47%) Spring
12 8 (8.42%) Struts
12 8 (8.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 8 (8.42%) AngularJS
12 8 (8.42%) KnockoutJS
13 7 (7.37%) LINQ
13 7 (7.37%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.58%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.37%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.21%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.21%) N-Tier
4 4 (4.21%) Open Source
5 3 (3.16%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (3.16%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.11%) User Experience
6 2 (2.11%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.05%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.47%) Windows
2 3 (3.16%) Linux
3 2 (2.11%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.05%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.05%) Android
4 1 (1.05%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (61.05%) MVC
2 31 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (30.53%) Web Development
4 12 (12.63%) Unit Testing
5 11 (11.58%) Workflow
6 10 (10.53%) OOP
6 10 (10.53%) OO
6 10 (10.53%) Scrum
7 9 (9.47%) E-Commerce
7 9 (9.47%) Time Management
8 8 (8.42%) SOA
8 8 (8.42%) RAD
9 7 (7.37%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (6.32%) ETL
10 6 (6.32%) Analytics
11 5 (5.26%) B2B
11 5 (5.26%) B2C
11 5 (5.26%) ITIL
11 5 (5.26%) SEO
11 5 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 61 (64.21%) C#
2 38 (40.00%) SQL
3 31 (32.63%) JavaScript
4 23 (24.21%) Java
5 12 (12.63%) T-SQL
5 12 (12.63%) VB.NET
6 4 (4.21%) Shell Script
6 4 (4.21%) XPath
7 3 (3.16%) C
7 3 (3.16%) PHP
7 3 (3.16%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.11%) Perl
8 2 (2.11%) Python
8 2 (2.11%) VB
9 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.05%) XQuery
9 1 (1.05%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.05%) XAML
9 1 (1.05%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.05%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (8.42%) Degree
2 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.05%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.37%) Oracle
3 6 (6.32%) Tableau
4 4 (4.21%) Sage
5 3 (3.16%) Adobe
6 1 (1.05%) Dell
6 1 (1.05%) Citrix
6 1 (1.05%) AccuRev
6 1 (1.05%) Sybase
Essex
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hockley, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Southend On Sea
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + bens
Posted: 26 days ago
Essex
DP Connect
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago