The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Essex region that had Senior Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Programmer
Rank 68 82 101
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 14 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.49% 1.48% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 1.52% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 3
Median salary £52,500 £62,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +38.88%
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
889 1115 1232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.88% 96.87% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 657 854 994
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region that featured Senior Programmer in the job title.

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Senior Programmer
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Programmer across the Essex region.

Senior Programmer Salary Trend in Essex

Senior Programmer
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 Programmer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 February 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 0 11 £52,500 -16.00%
Senior Programmer
East of England

Senior Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Senior Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Java
1 25 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (100.00%) Degree
1 25 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 24 (96.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (96.00%) JBoss
3 22 (88.00%) Swing
3 22 (88.00%) E-Commerce
3 22 (88.00%) CSS
3 22 (88.00%) OOP
3 22 (88.00%) OO
3 22 (88.00%) JavaScript
3 22 (88.00%) J2EE
3 22 (88.00%) Oracle
3 22 (88.00%) HTML
3 22 (88.00%) Relational Database
4 21 (84.00%) Ajax
4 21 (84.00%) WebSphere
4 21 (84.00%) WebLogic
5 19 (76.00%) Oracle Database
6 14 (56.00%) Open Source
7 4 (16.00%) Spring
8 3 (12.00%) TDD
8 3 (12.00%) Java SE
8 3 (12.00%) E-business
8 3 (12.00%) SQL
8 3 (12.00%) SDLC
8 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
8 3 (12.00%) JPA
9 1 (4.00%) Spring MVC

Senior Programmer 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 24 (96.00%) JBoss
2 21 (84.00%) WebLogic
2 21 (84.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (88.00%) Relational Database
2 19 (76.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Ant
1 1 (4.00%) Gradle
1 1 (4.00%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) CSS
1 22 (88.00%) HTML
1 22 (88.00%) J2EE
1 22 (88.00%) Swing
2 21 (84.00%) Ajax
3 4 (16.00%) Spring
4 3 (12.00%) Java SE
4 3 (12.00%) JPA
5 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.00%) Java EE
5 1 (4.00%) JMS
5 1 (4.00%) JSP
5 1 (4.00%) Servlets
5 1 (4.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (96.00%) Software Engineering
3 22 (88.00%) E-Commerce
3 22 (88.00%) OO
3 22 (88.00%) OOP
4 14 (56.00%) Open Source
5 3 (12.00%) E-business
5 3 (12.00%) SDLC
5 3 (12.00%) TDD
5 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (88.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) Oracle