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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
Rank 38 51 44
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 53 58 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 5.84% 4.55% 5.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.10% 4.69% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 42 57 55
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 £42,750 £42,500 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
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
869 1236 1230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.81% 96.87% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 629 930 971
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £70,000
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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +4 18 £52,500 -16.00%
Chelmsford -6 9 £46,924 +2.56% 2
Braintree - 3 £42,500 -
Harlow - 2 £50,000 - 1
Saffron Walden - 1 £50,000 -
Witham - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 57 (54.81%) Java
2 55 (52.88%) Degree
3 52 (50.00%) JBoss
4 50 (48.08%) Relational Database
5 49 (47.12%) Oracle
6 48 (46.15%) Computer Science
7 47 (45.19%) SQL
7 47 (45.19%) WebSphere
8 45 (43.27%) J2EE
9 42 (40.38%) WebLogic
9 42 (40.38%) JavaScript
10 40 (38.46%) HTML
10 40 (38.46%) .NET
10 40 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
11 37 (35.58%) OOP
12 36 (34.62%) C#
13 35 (33.65%) CSS
14 30 (28.85%) OO
14 30 (28.85%) Software Engineering
15 28 (26.92%) Hibernate
15 28 (26.92%) MVC
16 27 (25.96%) JMS
16 27 (25.96%) RDBMS
17 26 (25.00%) Web Services
17 26 (25.00%) PL/SQL
17 26 (25.00%) Java EE
18 25 (24.04%) GlassFish
18 25 (24.04%) Swing
18 25 (24.04%) Ajax
19 24 (23.08%) E-Commerce

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 52 (50.00%) JBoss
2 47 (45.19%) WebSphere
3 42 (40.38%) WebLogic
4 25 (24.04%) GlassFish
5 10 (9.62%) SharePoint
6 7 (6.73%) Apache
7 6 (5.77%) Moodle
8 5 (4.81%) Apache Geronimo
8 5 (4.81%) Tomcat
9 3 (2.88%) IIS
10 1 (0.96%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.96%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.96%) CMS
10 1 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 12 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.96%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) assyst
1 1 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.96%) HTTP
1 1 (0.96%) SSL
1 1 (0.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (48.08%) Relational Database
2 27 (25.96%) RDBMS
3 23 (22.12%) Oracle Database
4 21 (20.19%) SQL Server
5 11 (10.58%) MySQL
6 8 (7.69%) Big Data
6 8 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (4.81%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.92%) JasperReports
8 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.96%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.96%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.96%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.96%) Mahout
9 1 (0.96%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.96%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.96%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.96%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 23 (22.12%) Ant
1 23 (22.12%) Maven
2 21 (20.19%) Gradle
3 11 (10.58%) MSTest
3 11 (10.58%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (5.77%) Jenkins
4 6 (5.77%) Moq
4 6 (5.77%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (5.77%) Selenium
4 6 (5.77%) SpecFlow
4 6 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.92%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.92%) JUnit
5 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.96%) JIRA
6 1 (0.96%) Subversion
General
1 9 (8.65%) Finance
2 7 (6.73%) Automotive
3 2 (1.92%) Law
4 1 (0.96%) Advertising
4 1 (0.96%) Electronics
4 1 (0.96%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (43.27%) J2EE
2 40 (38.46%) .NET
2 40 (38.46%) HTML
3 35 (33.65%) CSS
4 28 (26.92%) Hibernate
5 27 (25.96%) JMS
6 26 (25.00%) Java EE
6 26 (25.00%) Web Services
7 25 (24.04%) Ajax
7 25 (24.04%) Swing
8 20 (19.23%) ASP.NET
9 16 (15.38%) WPF
10 15 (14.42%) .NET Framework
10 15 (14.42%) Silverlight
11 13 (12.50%) Entity Framework
11 13 (12.50%) Spring
12 11 (10.58%) AngularJS
12 11 (10.58%) Unity DI Container
12 11 (10.58%) WCF
13 10 (9.62%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 48 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 13 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.77%) Learning Management System
3 6 (5.77%) VLE
4 3 (2.88%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.96%) DataPower
6 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.96%) Smart Home
6 1 (0.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.54%) Windows
2 8 (7.69%) Linux
3 6 (5.77%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.96%) Android
4 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (35.58%) OOP
3 30 (28.85%) OO
3 30 (28.85%) Software Engineering
4 28 (26.92%) MVC
5 24 (23.08%) E-Commerce
5 24 (23.08%) Unit Testing
6 18 (17.31%) Open Source
7 17 (16.35%) TDD
8 15 (14.42%) Web Development
9 11 (10.58%) Dependency Injection
9 11 (10.58%) System Testing
9 11 (10.58%) Technical Analysis
10 10 (9.62%) SDLC
11 8 (7.69%) Mentoring
12 7 (6.73%) Waterfall
13 6 (5.77%) Business Analysis
13 6 (5.77%) DSDM
13 6 (5.77%) Scrum
14 5 (4.81%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 57 (54.81%) Java
2 47 (45.19%) SQL
3 42 (40.38%) JavaScript
4 36 (34.62%) C#
5 26 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 18 (17.31%) T-SQL
7 11 (10.58%) XAML
8 6 (5.77%) PowerShell
9 5 (4.81%) PHP
10 1 (0.96%) ABAP
10 1 (0.96%) C
10 1 (0.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 55 (52.88%) Degree
2 2 (1.92%) MCP
2 2 (1.92%) MCTS
2 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.96%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.96%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.96%) HDFS
Vendors
1 49 (47.12%) Oracle
2 17 (16.35%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.77%) Blackboard
3 6 (5.77%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.92%) Adobe
4 2 (1.92%) Google
5 1 (0.96%) Alteryx
5 1 (0.96%) SAP
5 1 (0.96%) Tableau
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