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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 40 79 66
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 58 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.71% 1.57% 2.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.02% 1.65% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 48 20 19
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,000 £44,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,550 £50,000
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
1155 1215 1030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 93.75% 95.67% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 905 1035 879
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015. 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
Chelmsford +4 11 £48,750 -5.33% 1
Southend-on-Sea - 9 £47,500 - 4
Harlow +1 6 £55,000 +15.78%
Colchester - 2 £45,000 - 1
Basildon -6 1 £50,000 +14.94%
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 58 (59.18%) MVC
2 50 (51.02%) SQL
3 48 (48.98%) .NET
3 48 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (47.96%) C#
5 43 (43.88%) ASP.NET
6 38 (38.78%) JavaScript
7 37 (37.76%) Java
8 33 (33.67%) SQL Server
9 31 (31.63%) HTML
9 31 (31.63%) SDLC
10 30 (30.61%) Spring
11 29 (29.59%) TDD
12 26 (26.53%) Software Engineering
13 25 (25.51%) Struts
14 23 (23.47%) KnockoutJS
14 23 (23.47%) AngularJS
15 22 (22.45%) Unit Testing
15 22 (22.45%) JPA
15 22 (22.45%) ASP.NET MVC
16 20 (20.41%) Degree
17 19 (19.39%) Windows
18 18 (18.37%) .NET Framework
19 17 (17.35%) Back Office
19 17 (17.35%) Microsoft
20 16 (16.33%) MS Excel
21 15 (15.31%) Finance
21 15 (15.31%) jQuery
21 15 (15.31%) HTML5
22 14 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 13 (13.27%) IIS
2 12 (12.24%) SharePoint
3 10 (10.20%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (9.18%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (8.16%) JBoss
6 6 (6.12%) CMS
7 5 (5.10%) Node.js
8 1 (1.02%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 16 (16.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.02%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (33.67%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (10.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (8.16%) MySQL
5 6 (6.12%) Big Data
6 4 (4.08%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (10.20%) Selenium
1 10 (10.20%) Moq
1 10 (10.20%) SpecFlow
1 10 (10.20%) Jenkins
1 10 (10.20%) Octopus Deploy
2 9 (9.18%) TeamCity
3 6 (6.12%) Eclipse
3 6 (6.12%) Eclipse RCP
4 2 (2.04%) JUnit
4 2 (2.04%) jMock
4 2 (2.04%) Mockito
5 1 (1.02%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.02%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.02%) Grunt
General
1 17 (17.35%) Back Office
2 15 (15.31%) Finance
3 11 (11.22%) Banking
4 4 (4.08%) Marketing
5 3 (3.06%) Automotive
6 1 (1.02%) Law
6 1 (1.02%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (48.98%) .NET
2 43 (43.88%) ASP.NET
3 31 (31.63%) HTML
4 30 (30.61%) Spring
5 25 (25.51%) Struts
6 23 (23.47%) KnockoutJS
6 23 (23.47%) AngularJS
7 22 (22.45%) JPA
7 22 (22.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (18.37%) .NET Framework
9 15 (15.31%) HTML5
9 15 (15.31%) jQuery
10 14 (14.29%) Spring MVC
10 14 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 13 (13.27%) CSS
12 12 (12.24%) Servlets
13 11 (11.22%) JavaBeans
13 11 (11.22%) Java SE
14 9 (9.18%) WinForms
14 9 (9.18%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.10%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.08%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.06%) User Experience
4 3 (3.06%) EPoS
5 2 (2.04%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.02%) NHS
6 1 (1.02%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.39%) Windows
2 8 (8.16%) Linux
3 7 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (59.18%) MVC
2 48 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (31.63%) SDLC
4 29 (29.59%) TDD
5 26 (26.53%) Software Engineering
6 22 (22.45%) Unit Testing
7 13 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (13.27%) Waterfall
8 12 (12.24%) DSDM
9 10 (10.20%) SOA
9 10 (10.20%) E-business
9 10 (10.20%) Scrum
9 10 (10.20%) BDD
10 9 (9.18%) Web Development
11 8 (8.16%) Feature Driven Development
12 7 (7.14%) Refactoring
12 7 (7.14%) E-Commerce
13 5 (5.10%) OO
13 5 (5.10%) Mentoring
14 4 (4.08%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (51.02%) SQL
2 47 (47.96%) C#
3 38 (38.78%) JavaScript
4 37 (37.76%) Java
5 13 (13.27%) T-SQL
6 10 (10.20%) PowerShell
7 7 (7.14%) PHP
8 3 (3.06%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.02%) VBA
9 1 (1.02%) Python
9 1 (1.02%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (20.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (17.35%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.22%) Sitecore
3 5 (5.10%) Oracle
4 3 (3.06%) Google
4 3 (3.06%) Facebook
5 1 (1.02%) Adobe
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £45-55k DOE
Posted: 23 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £45 - £55 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package + Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Colchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
HMRC
Salary: From £28,780 to £32,622 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
HMRC
Salary: From £35,232 to £39,643 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Southend-on-sea, Essex
HMRC
Posted: 19 days ago
Southend-on-sea, Essex
HMRC
Posted: 19 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago