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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 36 58 86
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 58 48 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 6.05% 3.89% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.30% 4.01% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 54 43 21
Median salary £56,250 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £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
921 1197 1380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.04% 97.08% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 746 959 1151
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +13 14 £62,500 +56.25%
Southend-on-Sea +4 11 £55,000 +15.78%
Basildon +9 4 £43,750 -12.50% 1
Saffron Walden - 3 £47,500 -
Chelmsford -1 1 £65,000 +44.44%
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 83 (64.84%) JavaScript
2 77 (60.16%) HTML
3 71 (55.47%) SQL
4 70 (54.69%) CSS
5 62 (48.44%) MVC
5 62 (48.44%) Degree
6 60 (46.88%) Computer Science
6 60 (46.88%) .NET
7 59 (46.09%) C#
8 57 (44.53%) Ajax
9 48 (37.50%) Java
10 46 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
11 44 (34.38%) ASP.NET
11 44 (34.38%) E-Commerce
12 42 (32.81%) jQuery
13 40 (31.25%) J2EE
14 39 (30.47%) Oracle
15 38 (29.69%) Web Development
16 36 (28.13%) SQL Server
16 36 (28.13%) JBoss
17 33 (25.78%) Software Engineering
17 33 (25.78%) Relational Database
18 32 (25.00%) WebSphere
18 32 (25.00%) WebLogic
19 30 (23.44%) PL/SQL
19 30 (23.44%) OO
20 26 (20.31%) RDBMS
20 26 (20.31%) Open Source
20 26 (20.31%) Oracle Database
21 25 (19.53%) ASP.NET MVC

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 36 (28.13%) JBoss
2 32 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 32 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 15 (11.72%) CMS
4 9 (7.03%) SharePoint
5 7 (5.47%) GlassFish
6 3 (2.34%) Node.js
7 2 (1.56%) Apache
8 1 (0.78%) IIS
8 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (8.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) MS Office
2 1 (0.78%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.69%) Internet
2 2 (1.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 33 (25.78%) Relational Database
3 26 (20.31%) Oracle Database
3 26 (20.31%) RDBMS
4 15 (11.72%) MySQL
5 10 (7.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (7.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (7.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.78%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 19 (14.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (7.03%) Gradle
2 9 (7.03%) Subversion
3 7 (5.47%) Ant
3 7 (5.47%) Maven
4 5 (3.91%) Moq
4 5 (3.91%) NUnit
5 2 (1.56%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.56%) Gerrit
5 2 (1.56%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.56%) HP UFT
5 2 (1.56%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.56%) JUnit
5 2 (1.56%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (12.50%) Finance
2 11 (8.59%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.56%) Automotive
3 2 (1.56%) Retail
4 1 (0.78%) Banking
4 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.78%) Games
4 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (60.16%) HTML
2 70 (54.69%) CSS
3 60 (46.88%) .NET
4 57 (44.53%) Ajax
5 44 (34.38%) ASP.NET
6 42 (32.81%) jQuery
7 40 (31.25%) J2EE
8 25 (19.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 24 (18.75%) Swing
10 19 (14.84%) Web Services
11 15 (11.72%) CakePHP
11 15 (11.72%) Laravel
11 15 (11.72%) Symfony
12 14 (10.94%) .NET Framework
13 13 (10.16%) Entity Framework
13 13 (10.16%) XML
14 10 (7.81%) AngularJS
14 10 (7.81%) Hibernate
14 10 (7.81%) SOAP
15 8 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 60 (46.88%) Computer Science
2 17 (13.28%) Mathematics
3 16 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 11 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (6.25%) Statistics
5 8 (6.25%) User Experience
6 6 (4.69%) Internet of Things
7 3 (2.34%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.13%) Windows
2 2 (1.56%) Linux
2 2 (1.56%) Unix
3 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.78%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (48.44%) MVC
2 46 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (34.38%) E-Commerce
4 38 (29.69%) Web Development
5 33 (25.78%) Software Engineering
6 30 (23.44%) OO
7 26 (20.31%) Open Source
8 25 (19.53%) OOP
9 15 (11.72%) Front End Development
10 11 (8.59%) Analytics
11 10 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (7.81%) ETL
12 9 (7.03%) Workflow
13 8 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
13 8 (6.25%) Risk Management
14 6 (4.69%) TDD
15 5 (3.91%) Refactoring
15 5 (3.91%) SDLC
16 3 (2.34%) Scrum
16 3 (2.34%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 83 (64.84%) JavaScript
2 71 (55.47%) SQL
3 59 (46.09%) C#
4 48 (37.50%) Java
5 30 (23.44%) PL/SQL
6 15 (11.72%) PHP
7 8 (6.25%) Shell Script
8 7 (5.47%) C
9 6 (4.69%) C++
9 6 (4.69%) Perl
9 6 (4.69%) Python
9 6 (4.69%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.91%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.78%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 62 (48.44%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (30.47%) Oracle
2 24 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.03%) Tableau
4 1 (0.78%) DevExpress
4 1 (0.78%) IBM
4 1 (0.78%) SAP
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Posted: 7 hours ago
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