The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 79 - 88
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 9 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.77% - 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% - 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 9
Average salary £50,000 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 - £38,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 - £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Job Titles Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1119 1093 1139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.15% 95.96% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 956 903 985
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Software Developer
East of England

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Essex

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Senior Software Developer Salary Histogram in Essex

Senior Software 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 Software Developer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Basildon - 4 £43,500 -
Saffron Walden - 3 £55,000 -
Chelmsford - 1 - -
Harlow - 1 £47,500 -
Senior Software Developer
East of England

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (71.43%) MVC
3 10 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 10 (71.43%) HTML
4 8 (57.14%) XML
5 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (50.00%) WCF
6 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
6 6 (42.86%) CSS
6 6 (42.86%) Linux
6 6 (42.86%) OO
6 6 (42.86%) TDD
6 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
7 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
7 4 (28.57%) VoIP
7 4 (28.57%) Sage
7 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
7 4 (28.57%) Finance
7 4 (28.57%) XHTML
7 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
7 4 (28.57%) ADO.NET
7 4 (28.57%) WPF
7 4 (28.57%) MVVM
7 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (21.43%) MSTest
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (21.43%) LINQ

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) VoIP
2 3 (21.43%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
1 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (21.43%) MSTest
2 3 (21.43%) NUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) HTML
3 8 (57.14%) XML
4 7 (50.00%) WCF
5 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 6 (42.86%) CSS
6 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
6 4 (28.57%) XHTML
6 4 (28.57%) ADO.NET
6 4 (28.57%) WPF
7 3 (21.43%) LINQ
8 1 (7.14%) .NET Compact Framework
8 1 (7.14%) WinForms
8 1 (7.14%) XSL
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) MVC
3 6 (42.86%) OO
3 6 (42.86%) TDD
3 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 4 (28.57%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Sage
2 1 (7.14%) Sybase