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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 41 70 52
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 54 38 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 5.12% 2.73% 4.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.51% 2.83% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 39 37 49
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
980 1342 1344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 92.89% 96.55% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 690 991 1070
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +19 18 £52,500 -16.00%
Chelmsford +3 10 £46,924 -32.96% 1
Braintree - 3 £42,500 -
Basildon - 2 - -
Saffron Walden - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 70 (58.82%) SQL
2 64 (53.78%) Degree
3 60 (50.42%) .NET
4 57 (47.90%) Computer Science
5 56 (47.06%) C#
6 53 (44.54%) Java
7 50 (42.02%) Oracle
8 49 (41.18%) JBoss
8 49 (41.18%) Relational Database
9 48 (40.34%) J2EE
10 47 (39.50%) WebSphere
11 44 (36.97%) WebLogic
12 40 (33.61%) HTML
13 38 (31.93%) JavaScript
14 37 (31.09%) Agile Software Development
14 37 (31.09%) MVC
15 36 (30.25%) OOP
16 32 (26.89%) CSS
17 31 (26.05%) ASP.NET
18 28 (23.53%) Software Engineering
18 28 (23.53%) Hibernate
19 27 (22.69%) PL/SQL
19 27 (22.69%) RDBMS
20 26 (21.85%) JMS
20 26 (21.85%) Java EE
20 26 (21.85%) GlassFish
21 25 (21.01%) OO
21 25 (21.01%) Web Services
22 24 (20.17%) Gradle
23 23 (19.33%) Ant

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 49 (41.18%) JBoss
2 47 (39.50%) WebSphere
3 44 (36.97%) WebLogic
4 26 (21.85%) GlassFish
5 10 (8.40%) SharePoint
6 6 (5.04%) Moodle
7 4 (3.36%) Apache
8 3 (2.52%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.68%) IIS
10 1 (0.84%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.84%) CMS
10 1 (0.84%) Confluence
10 1 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 19 (15.97%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) assyst
1 1 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.84%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.68%) SSL
2 1 (0.84%) HTTP
2 1 (0.84%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (41.18%) Relational Database
2 27 (22.69%) RDBMS
3 22 (18.49%) Oracle Database
4 21 (17.65%) SQL Server
5 9 (7.56%) MySQL
6 8 (6.72%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (5.04%) Big Data
9 3 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.84%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.84%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.84%) HBase
11 1 (0.84%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.84%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.84%) Redis
11 1 (0.84%) Riak
Development Applications
1 24 (20.17%) Gradle
2 23 (19.33%) Ant
2 23 (19.33%) Maven
3 18 (15.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (10.92%) MSTest
4 13 (10.92%) Rhino Mocks
5 7 (5.88%) Jenkins
6 6 (5.04%) Moq
6 6 (5.04%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (5.04%) Selenium
6 6 (5.04%) SpecFlow
7 3 (2.52%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.68%) JIRA
9 1 (0.84%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.84%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.84%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.84%) JUnit
9 1 (0.84%) Subversion
9 1 (0.84%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (15.97%) Finance
2 4 (3.36%) Automotive
3 2 (1.68%) Law
4 1 (0.84%) Advertising
4 1 (0.84%) Electronics
4 1 (0.84%) Marketing
4 1 (0.84%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (50.42%) .NET
2 48 (40.34%) J2EE
3 40 (33.61%) HTML
4 32 (26.89%) CSS
5 31 (26.05%) ASP.NET
6 28 (23.53%) Hibernate
7 26 (21.85%) Java EE
7 26 (21.85%) JMS
8 25 (21.01%) Web Services
9 22 (18.49%) ASP.NET MVC
10 21 (17.65%) Ajax
10 21 (17.65%) Swing
11 19 (15.97%) .NET Framework
12 18 (15.13%) WPF
13 17 (14.29%) Entity Framework
13 17 (14.29%) Silverlight
14 15 (12.61%) WCF
15 14 (11.76%) AngularJS
16 13 (10.92%) Unity DI Container
17 11 (9.24%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 57 (47.90%) Computer Science
2 15 (12.61%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.04%) Learning Management System
3 6 (5.04%) VLE
4 3 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.68%) DataPower
5 2 (1.68%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.84%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.84%) Smart Home
6 1 (0.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.08%) Windows
2 7 (5.88%) Linux
3 6 (5.04%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.68%) Android
4 2 (1.68%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (31.09%) Agile Software Development
1 37 (31.09%) MVC
2 36 (30.25%) OOP
3 28 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 25 (21.01%) OO
5 22 (18.49%) E-Commerce
6 21 (17.65%) Open Source
6 21 (17.65%) Unit Testing
7 16 (13.45%) TDD
8 15 (12.61%) Mentoring
9 14 (11.76%) Web Development
10 13 (10.92%) Dependency Injection
10 13 (10.92%) System Testing
10 13 (10.92%) Technical Analysis
11 9 (7.56%) SDLC
12 7 (5.88%) Waterfall
13 6 (5.04%) Business Analysis
13 6 (5.04%) DSDM
13 6 (5.04%) Scrum
14 5 (4.20%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 70 (58.82%) SQL
2 56 (47.06%) C#
3 53 (44.54%) Java
4 38 (31.93%) JavaScript
5 27 (22.69%) PL/SQL
6 18 (15.13%) T-SQL
7 13 (10.92%) XAML
8 6 (5.04%) PowerShell
9 5 (4.20%) PHP
10 1 (0.84%) ABAP
10 1 (0.84%) C
10 1 (0.84%) C++
10 1 (0.84%) Ruby
10 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.84%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.84%) VC++
Qualifications
1 64 (53.78%) Degree
2 2 (1.68%) MCP
2 2 (1.68%) MCTS
2 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.84%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.84%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.84%) Kibana
1 1 (0.84%) logstash
Vendors
1 50 (42.02%) Oracle
2 19 (15.97%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.04%) Blackboard
3 6 (5.04%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.84%) Google
4 1 (0.84%) IBM
4 1 (0.84%) Mapbox
4 1 (0.84%) SAP
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