The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Colchester region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 43 62 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 35.54% 44.93% 33.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 38.05% 45.59% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 40 61 40
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £33,150
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Developer
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester 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
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
113 136 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 93.39% 98.55% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 101 132 115
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Colchester region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Developer
Salary Trend in Colchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Colchester region.

Developer Salary Trend in Colchester

Developer
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Colchester

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 Colchester region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 83 (79.81%) HTML
1 83 (79.81%) JavaScript
2 78 (75.00%) CSS
3 71 (68.27%) Relational Database
4 59 (56.73%) C#
5 56 (53.85%) .NET
6 51 (49.04%) Oracle
7 45 (43.27%) jQuery
8 44 (42.31%) VB.NET
9 41 (39.42%) SQL Server
9 41 (39.42%) User Experience
10 34 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
11 32 (30.77%) Web Development
12 31 (29.81%) Java
13 30 (28.85%) Software Engineering
14 29 (27.88%) ASP.NET
14 29 (27.88%) MySQL
15 28 (26.92%) Microsoft
15 28 (26.92%) Ajax
15 28 (26.92%) Degree
16 27 (25.96%) Computer Science
16 27 (25.96%) WebSphere
16 27 (25.96%) JBoss
16 27 (25.96%) Swing
17 26 (25.00%) OOP
17 26 (25.00%) E-Commerce
18 25 (24.04%) OO
19 24 (23.08%) WebLogic
19 24 (23.08%) J2EE
20 23 (22.12%) MS Excel

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester 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 27 (25.96%) JBoss
1 27 (25.96%) WebSphere
2 24 (23.08%) WebLogic
3 6 (5.77%) Apache
3 6 (5.77%) Umbraco
4 4 (3.85%) CMS
4 4 (3.85%) GlassFish
4 4 (3.85%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.92%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.96%) Content Management Server
6 1 (0.96%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (22.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) assyst
1 1 (0.96%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.81%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (68.27%) Relational Database
2 41 (39.42%) SQL Server
3 29 (27.88%) MySQL
4 22 (21.15%) Oracle Database
5 6 (5.77%) Big Data
5 6 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (4.81%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.92%) CouchDB
7 2 (1.92%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.92%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.96%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.96%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (22.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (4.81%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.92%) Moq
3 2 (1.92%) MSTest
3 2 (1.92%) NUnit
3 2 (1.92%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (0.96%) Ant
4 1 (0.96%) Gradle
4 1 (0.96%) Maven
General
1 3 (2.88%) Finance
2 2 (1.92%) Automotive
2 2 (1.92%) Law
3 1 (0.96%) Games
3 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (79.81%) HTML
2 78 (75.00%) CSS
3 56 (53.85%) .NET
4 45 (43.27%) jQuery
5 29 (27.88%) ASP.NET
6 28 (26.92%) Ajax
7 27 (25.96%) Swing
8 24 (23.08%) J2EE
9 13 (12.50%) WPF
10 11 (10.58%) WCF
11 10 (9.62%) AngularJS
12 9 (8.65%) REST
13 7 (6.73%) HTML5
13 7 (6.73%) Web Services
14 6 (5.77%) Java EE
15 4 (3.85%) JMS
15 4 (3.85%) JSON
15 4 (3.85%) Spring
15 4 (3.85%) WinForms
16 3 (2.88%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 41 (39.42%) User Experience
2 27 (25.96%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.88%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.92%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.77%) Linux
2 5 (4.81%) Windows
3 4 (3.85%) Android
3 4 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (30.77%) Web Development
3 30 (28.85%) Software Engineering
4 26 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 26 (25.00%) OOP
5 25 (24.04%) OO
6 22 (21.15%) Open Source
6 22 (21.15%) Project Management
7 16 (15.38%) MVC
8 8 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 7 (6.73%) Scrum
10 4 (3.85%) iOS Development
11 3 (2.88%) Analytics
11 3 (2.88%) Android Development
11 3 (2.88%) Mobile Application Development
11 3 (2.88%) Mobile Development
11 3 (2.88%) MVVM
11 3 (2.88%) Risk Assessment
11 3 (2.88%) TDD
11 3 (2.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 83 (79.81%) JavaScript
2 59 (56.73%) C#
3 44 (42.31%) VB.NET
4 31 (29.81%) Java
5 12 (11.54%) SQL
6 9 (8.65%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.81%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.85%) Objective-C
8 4 (3.85%) PHP
9 2 (1.92%) ABAP
10 1 (0.96%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (26.92%) Degree
2 1 (0.96%) MCAD
2 1 (0.96%) MCP
2 1 (0.96%) MCPD
2 1 (0.96%) MCSD
2 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.96%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.96%) QA
Vendors
1 51 (49.04%) Oracle
2 28 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.92%) SAP
4 1 (0.96%) Cognos
4 1 (0.96%) IBM
4 1 (0.96%) Xamarin
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