The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Essex region that had Senior Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 89 89 79
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 1 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.097% 0.56% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.60% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 5
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
961 1176 1065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 92.76% 93.78% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 782 888 871
Median salary £40,000 £39,600 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Basildon - 1 £65,000 -
Senior Software Developer
East of England

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, Senior Software Developer 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Internet of Things
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) Internet
2 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Middleware
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) DB2
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
4 1 (14.29%) Dependency Injection

Senior Software Developer 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) Android SDK
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) CSS3
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) MEAP
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) WPF
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
1 3 (42.86%) Internet of Things
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) DataPower
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle