The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 97 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 1 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.080% 0.93% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.97% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 0
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Senior Software 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
1181 1235 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.03% 95.66% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 926 1053 863
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 3 July 2015. 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 -6 1 £50,000 +14.94%
Senior Software Developer
East of England

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Struts
3 1 (33.33%) E-business
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Laravel
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) E-business
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft