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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 75 67 93
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 26 16 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.84% 1.69% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 1.73% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 22
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £40,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £55,000
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
1346 923 1375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.46% 97.26% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1089 812 1093
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford - 8 £45,000 - 1
Brentwood -4 6 £55,000 -
Harlow - 5 £47,500 -
Colchester -11 3 £37,000 -26.00%
Basildon +2 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £33,000 -
Wickford - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 37 (58.73%) HTML
2 31 (49.21%) SQL
3 30 (47.62%) CSS
4 27 (42.86%) .NET
5 26 (41.27%) C#
5 26 (41.27%) JavaScript
6 23 (36.51%) SQL Server
6 23 (36.51%) MVC
7 22 (34.92%) Web Services
8 21 (33.33%) T-SQL
9 19 (30.16%) OO
10 17 (26.98%) Java
10 17 (26.98%) ASP.NET
10 17 (26.98%) TDD
11 15 (23.81%) XML
11 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 14 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (22.22%) WCF
12 14 (22.22%) E-Commerce
12 14 (22.22%) Finance
13 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
13 13 (20.63%) PHP
13 13 (20.63%) J2EE
14 12 (19.05%) MS Excel
14 12 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
15 11 (17.46%) jQuery
15 11 (17.46%) SOA
16 10 (15.87%) MySQL
16 10 (15.87%) WinForms

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 9 (14.29%) IIS
2 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.76%) WordPress
4 1 (1.59%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.59%) Apache
4 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Magento
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) SaaS
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) VoIP
2 1 (1.59%) DHCP
2 1 (1.59%) DNS
2 1 (1.59%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (36.51%) SQL Server
2 14 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (15.87%) MySQL
4 10 (15.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (6.35%) QlikView
6 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.76%) OLTP
6 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.76%) OLAP
7 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 7 (11.11%) JIRA
2 7 (11.11%) TeamCity
2 7 (11.11%) Mercurial
2 7 (11.11%) Bitbucket
2 7 (11.11%) NUnit
3 5 (7.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.59%) Maven
5 1 (1.59%) MSTest
5 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.59%) Ant
5 1 (1.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.59%) Subversion
General
1 14 (22.22%) Finance
2 10 (15.87%) Marketing
3 7 (11.11%) Back Office
4 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.17%) Games
6 1 (1.59%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (1.59%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.59%) Banking
6 1 (1.59%) Retail
6 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (58.73%) HTML
2 30 (47.62%) CSS
3 27 (42.86%) .NET
4 22 (34.92%) Web Services
5 17 (26.98%) ASP.NET
6 15 (23.81%) XML
7 14 (22.22%) WCF
8 13 (20.63%) J2EE
9 11 (17.46%) jQuery
10 10 (15.87%) WinForms
10 10 (15.87%) Ajax
11 8 (12.70%) Spring
12 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (11.11%) HTML5
12 7 (11.11%) Hibernate
13 6 (9.52%) Struts
13 6 (9.52%) JavaBeans
13 6 (9.52%) JPA
13 6 (9.52%) Spring MVC
14 5 (7.94%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Data Integration
2 4 (6.35%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (6.35%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.76%) Statistics
3 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.17%) Online Games
5 1 (1.59%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.59%) Robotics
5 1 (1.59%) CUDA
5 1 (1.59%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.59%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.70%) Windows
2 5 (7.94%) Linux
3 4 (6.35%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.76%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (3.17%) Android
6 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (36.51%) MVC
2 19 (30.16%) OO
3 17 (26.98%) TDD
4 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 11 (17.46%) SOA
7 9 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 7 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (11.11%) Web Development
8 7 (11.11%) Data Modelling
9 6 (9.52%) Unit Testing
10 5 (7.94%) Online Marketing
10 5 (7.94%) OOD
10 5 (7.94%) Configuration Management
10 5 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (6.35%) BPEL
11 4 (6.35%) ERP
11 4 (6.35%) ETL
11 4 (6.35%) UML
11 4 (6.35%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 31 (49.21%) SQL
2 26 (41.27%) C#
2 26 (41.27%) JavaScript
3 21 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 17 (26.98%) Java
5 13 (20.63%) PHP
6 5 (7.94%) VB.NET
6 5 (7.94%) Perl
7 4 (6.35%) C
8 3 (4.76%) Ruby
8 3 (4.76%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.76%) C++
9 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.59%) VBA
10 1 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (11.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.11%) DevExpress
2 7 (11.11%) Oracle
3 6 (9.52%) JBoss
4 3 (4.76%) Google
5 2 (3.17%) JD Edwards
5 2 (3.17%) Sage
5 2 (3.17%) Sybase
5 2 (3.17%) SAP
5 2 (3.17%) Sencha
5 2 (3.17%) Zend
6 1 (1.59%) Intershop
6 1 (1.59%) Endeca
6 1 (1.59%) Demandware
6 1 (1.59%) hybris
6 1 (1.59%) Adobe
6 1 (1.59%) Macromedia
6 1 (1.59%) ATG
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago