The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Programmer
Rank 96 98 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.16% 0.36% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £39,250 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
Senior Programmer
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
1235 1334 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.41% 95.42% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1015 1074 832
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Programmer in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Programmer across the Essex region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Senior Programmer Salary Histogram in Essex

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Senior Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 7 (87.50%) jQuery
1 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) WCF
4 4 (50.00%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 1 (12.50%) MySQL
6 1 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) PHP
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 1 (12.50%) EPoS
6 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 1 (12.50%) Spring
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) Google
6 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (12.50%) Java SE
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (12.50%) Symfony
6 1 (12.50%) CakePHP
6 1 (12.50%) E-business
6 1 (12.50%) JPA

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Senior Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) jQuery
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) WCF
4 4 (50.00%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) Spring
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) Java SE
5 1 (12.50%) Symfony
5 1 (12.50%) CakePHP
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) JPA
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 1 (12.50%) CSS3
5 1 (12.50%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) EPoS
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Line Management
2 1 (12.50%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Google
1 1 (12.50%) Facebook