The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 76 56 62
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 18 32 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.49% 2.91% 3.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 3.02% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 17 29 28
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £37,100
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £54,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1156 1058 1154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.46% 96.09% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 995 890 992
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Developer
East of England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Basildon +1 4 £43,500 -13.00%
Chelmsford -8 3 £51,500 -1.90%
Harlow - 3 £47,500 -
Saffron Walden - 3 £55,000 -
Witham - 3 £27,500 - 1
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 29 (64.44%) SQL
2 27 (60.00%) C#
2 27 (60.00%) .NET
3 22 (48.89%) HTML
4 18 (40.00%) XML
5 16 (35.56%) SQL Server
5 16 (35.56%) MVC
5 16 (35.56%) Finance
6 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (33.33%) CSS
6 15 (33.33%) Web Services
7 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET
7 14 (31.11%) Java
7 14 (31.11%) T-SQL
7 14 (31.11%) OO
8 13 (28.89%) WCF
9 11 (24.44%) JavaScript
10 10 (22.22%) J2EE
11 9 (20.00%) E-Commerce
12 8 (17.78%) Visual Studio
12 8 (17.78%) TDD
12 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
12 8 (17.78%) Hibernate
12 8 (17.78%) Degree
13 7 (15.56%) Spring
13 7 (15.56%) .NET Framework
13 7 (15.56%) JBoss
13 7 (15.56%) Windows
13 7 (15.56%) Linux
13 7 (15.56%) Microsoft

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 4 (8.89%) IIS
1 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (4.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) VoIP
2 3 (6.67%) SMS
3 1 (2.22%) DHCP
3 1 (2.22%) DNS
3 1 (2.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (35.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (8.89%) MySQL
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.44%) QlikView
5 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Visual Studio
2 6 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.89%) NUnit
3 4 (8.89%) MSTest
4 2 (4.44%) Subversion
5 1 (2.22%) JIRA
5 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.22%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (2.22%) Bitbucket
General
1 16 (35.56%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (2.22%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.22%) Back Office
4 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (60.00%) .NET
2 22 (48.89%) HTML
3 18 (40.00%) XML
4 15 (33.33%) Web Services
4 15 (33.33%) CSS
5 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET
6 13 (28.89%) WCF
7 10 (22.22%) J2EE
8 8 (17.78%) Hibernate
9 7 (15.56%) Spring
9 7 (15.56%) .NET Framework
10 6 (13.33%) JavaBeans
10 6 (13.33%) Java SE
10 6 (13.33%) Struts
10 6 (13.33%) XHTML
11 5 (11.11%) XSL
11 5 (11.11%) JDBC
11 5 (11.11%) WPF
11 5 (11.11%) WinForms
11 5 (11.11%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.22%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.22%) E-Learning
2 1 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.22%) Robotics
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.22%) Open Source
2 1 (2.22%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (2.22%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Windows
1 7 (15.56%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.22%) UNIX
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) MVC
2 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (31.11%) OO
4 9 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 8 (17.78%) TDD
5 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
6 6 (13.33%) Unit Testing
6 6 (13.33%) OOD
7 5 (11.11%) SOA
8 4 (8.89%) BPEL
8 4 (8.89%) MVVM
9 3 (6.67%) Web Development
9 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
9 3 (6.67%) Test Scripting
10 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (4.44%) ERP
10 2 (4.44%) Data Modelling
10 2 (4.44%) DSDM
10 2 (4.44%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 29 (64.44%) SQL
2 27 (60.00%) C#
3 14 (31.11%) T-SQL
3 14 (31.11%) Java
4 11 (24.44%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.11%) C
6 4 (8.89%) Shell Script
6 4 (8.89%) PHP
6 4 (8.89%) C++
7 3 (6.67%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.22%) VBA
8 1 (2.22%) VBScript
8 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) JBoss
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle
3 4 (8.89%) Sage
4 3 (6.67%) Sybase
5 2 (4.44%) SAP
5 2 (4.44%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.22%) DevExpress
6 1 (2.22%) Adobe
6 1 (2.22%) Macromedia
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