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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Programmer
Rank 95 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.44% 0.19% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
1303 1008 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.39% 95.18% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1049 759 729
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £26,367 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
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 24 December 2014.

Senior Programmer Salary Histogram in Essex

Senior Programmer
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 Programmer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Southend-on-Sea - 4 £41,000 -
Chelmsford 0 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Senior Programmer
East of England

Senior Programmer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) WCF
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (16.67%) Change Control
5 1 (16.67%) Line Management

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET