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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 89 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.24% 0.37% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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
1142 1038 1025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 91.00% 95.67% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 865 845 834
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,820 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 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
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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
Saffron Walden +3 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Brentwood - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Software Developer
East of England

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) ABAP
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XSLT
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) J2ME

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XSLT
1 1 (25.00%) J2ME
1 1 (25.00%) Web Dynpro
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
1 1 (25.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) ABAP
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP