The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Chelmsford during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
Essex / Chelmsford
Rank 22 12 20
Rank change year-on-year -10 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 13 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 6.88% 9.52% 6.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.88% 9.76% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 9
Median salary £50,000 £65,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.07% +44.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,100 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 165 82 128
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 87.30% 97.62% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 138 67 119
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chelmsford that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

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 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Chelmsford

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 15 (68.18%) MVC
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) Java
2 11 (50.00%) C#
2 11 (50.00%) .NET
3 10 (45.45%) HTML
3 10 (45.45%) Degree
4 9 (40.91%) Unit Testing
4 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
4 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 8 (36.36%) Automotive
5 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 8 (36.36%) Windows
5 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (31.82%) Java EE
7 6 (27.27%) Business Analysis
7 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
7 6 (27.27%) Sitecore
7 6 (27.27%) Learning Management System
7 6 (27.27%) Moodle
7 6 (27.27%) Blackboard
7 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
7 6 (27.27%) HTML5 Canvas
7 6 (27.27%) SpecFlow
7 6 (27.27%) HTML5
7 6 (27.27%) Moq

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 6 (27.27%) Moodle
1 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
1 6 (27.27%) Moq
1 6 (27.27%) Octopus Deploy
1 6 (27.27%) Selenium
1 6 (27.27%) SpecFlow
2 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (36.36%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) .NET
2 10 (45.45%) HTML
3 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
4 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (31.82%) Java EE
6 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 6 (27.27%) HTML5
6 6 (27.27%) HTML5 Canvas
6 6 (27.27%) Web Services
7 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
8 4 (18.18%) CSS
8 4 (18.18%) Hibernate
8 4 (18.18%) J2EE
8 4 (18.18%) Spring
9 3 (13.64%) Entity Framework
9 3 (13.64%) Java SE
10 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 2 (9.09%) JSON
10 2 (9.09%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Learning Management System
1 6 (27.27%) VLE
2 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 4 (18.18%) iPad
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (68.18%) MVC
2 9 (40.91%) Unit Testing
3 6 (27.27%) Business Analysis
3 6 (27.27%) DSDM
3 6 (27.27%) SDLC
3 6 (27.27%) Waterfall
4 5 (22.73%) Scrum
5 4 (18.18%) OO
5 4 (18.18%) TDD
6 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.09%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) C#
1 11 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) Blackboard
2 6 (27.27%) Sitecore
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