The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Chelmsford during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Developer
Essex / Chelmsford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 - 22
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 15 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 7.69% - 7.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.82% - 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 11
Median salary £50,000 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 - £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,375 - £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Chelmsford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 170 135 159
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 87.18% 96.43% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 640 491 789
Median salary £42,500 £34,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.18% -13.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £66,250 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

Job postings that featured Senior Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Chelmsford

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Chelmsford

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Chelmsford over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Chelmsford

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Senior 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 Chelmsford region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 17 (60.71%) HTML
1 17 (60.71%) JavaScript
1 17 (60.71%) CSS
2 16 (57.14%) Java
3 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (50.00%) MVC
5 12 (42.86%) Automotive
6 10 (35.71%) SQL
6 10 (35.71%) C#
7 8 (28.57%) OO
7 8 (28.57%) J2EE
7 8 (28.57%) Hibernate
7 8 (28.57%) TDD
7 8 (28.57%) Spring
7 8 (28.57%) Java EE
7 8 (28.57%) iPad
8 7 (25.00%) .NET
9 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
9 6 (21.43%) Degree
9 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
9 6 (21.43%) Entity Framework
10 5 (17.86%) Mobile App
10 5 (17.86%) User Experience
10 5 (17.86%) Marketing
10 5 (17.86%) Content Management
10 5 (17.86%) Sitecore
10 5 (17.86%) MySQL
10 5 (17.86%) PHP
10 5 (17.86%) Scrum
11 4 (14.29%) UML

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chelmsford 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.29%) CMS
1 4 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) MySQL
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.57%) Selenium
General
1 12 (42.86%) Automotive
2 5 (17.86%) Marketing
3 2 (7.14%) Advertising
3 2 (7.14%) Legal
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (60.71%) CSS
1 17 (60.71%) HTML
2 8 (28.57%) Hibernate
2 8 (28.57%) J2EE
2 8 (28.57%) Java EE
2 8 (28.57%) Spring
3 7 (25.00%) .NET
4 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 6 (21.43%) Entity Framework
5 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 4 (14.29%) Java SE
5 4 (14.29%) jQuery
5 4 (14.29%) Web Services
6 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
6 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (10.71%) JSON
6 3 (10.71%) RESTful
6 3 (10.71%) XML
7 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) iPad
2 5 (17.86%) Mobile App
2 5 (17.86%) User Experience
3 4 (14.29%) Blog
3 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) MVC
3 8 (28.57%) OO
3 8 (28.57%) TDD
4 5 (17.86%) Content Management
4 5 (17.86%) Scrum
5 4 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (14.29%) DSDM
5 4 (14.29%) Mobile First
5 4 (14.29%) UML
5 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Web Development
6 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (10.71%) Web Application Development
7 2 (7.14%) Front End Development
7 2 (7.14%) SDLC
8 1 (3.57%) Case Management
8 1 (3.57%) Line Management
8 1 (3.57%) SOLID
8 1 (3.57%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) JavaScript
2 16 (57.14%) Java
3 10 (35.71%) C#
3 10 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (17.86%) PHP
5 1 (3.57%) Python
5 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Sitecore
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Google
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