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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 60 83 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 29.13% 51.55% 24.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.70% 54.61% 24.56%
Number of salaries quoted 58 79 49
Median salary £35,000 £33,045 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.91% -5.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
202 152 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 98.06% 94.41% 99.13%
Number of salaries quoted 181 132 202
Median salary £42,500 £26,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+63.46% -42.22%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 June 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Colchester

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 123 (77.85%) JavaScript
2 119 (75.32%) HTML
3 109 (68.99%) CSS
4 89 (56.33%) Relational Database
5 86 (54.43%) C#
6 83 (52.53%) .NET
7 71 (44.94%) Oracle
8 69 (43.67%) jQuery
9 68 (43.04%) SQL Server
10 62 (39.24%) User Experience
11 60 (37.97%) VB.NET
12 57 (36.08%) Web Development
13 55 (34.81%) Agile Software Development
14 51 (32.28%) Java
15 46 (29.11%) Microsoft
15 46 (29.11%) Computer Science
16 41 (25.95%) Software Engineering
17 39 (24.68%) Degree
18 38 (24.05%) J2EE
19 37 (23.42%) ASP.NET
19 37 (23.42%) MS Excel
20 35 (22.15%) SQL
21 34 (21.52%) MySQL
21 34 (21.52%) Swing
22 33 (20.89%) OOP
22 33 (20.89%) OO
22 33 (20.89%) E-Commerce
22 33 (20.89%) Ajax
23 30 (18.99%) Project Management
24 29 (18.35%) JBoss

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 29 (18.35%) JBoss
2 26 (16.46%) WebLogic
2 26 (16.46%) WebSphere
3 9 (5.70%) CMS
4 8 (5.06%) Umbraco
5 5 (3.16%) Apache
6 1 (0.63%) Content Management Server
6 1 (0.63%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 37 (23.42%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.16%) Ethernet
2 3 (1.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (56.33%) Relational Database
2 68 (43.04%) SQL Server
3 34 (21.52%) MySQL
4 29 (18.35%) Oracle Database
5 14 (8.86%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.53%) Big Data
6 4 (2.53%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (2.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.53%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 26 (16.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (4.43%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.53%) NetBeans
4 3 (1.90%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.90%) Moq
4 3 (1.90%) MSTest
4 3 (1.90%) NUnit
4 3 (1.90%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 17 (10.76%) Finance
2 5 (3.16%) Advertising
2 5 (3.16%) Marketing
2 5 (3.16%) Publishing
3 4 (2.53%) Automotive
4 2 (1.27%) Back Office
5 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.63%) Games
5 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (75.32%) HTML
2 109 (68.99%) CSS
3 83 (52.53%) .NET
4 69 (43.67%) jQuery
5 38 (24.05%) J2EE
6 37 (23.42%) ASP.NET
7 34 (21.52%) Swing
8 33 (20.89%) Ajax
9 16 (10.13%) HTML5
10 14 (8.86%) WCF
11 10 (6.33%) WPF
12 8 (5.06%) AngularJS
13 6 (3.80%) CSS3
13 6 (3.80%) Sass
14 5 (3.16%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (3.16%) JSON
14 5 (3.16%) REST
14 5 (3.16%) Web Services
15 4 (2.53%) EJB
15 4 (2.53%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 62 (39.24%) User Experience
2 46 (29.11%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (6.33%) Mathematics
4 10 (6.33%) Statistics
5 6 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.90%) EPoS
6 3 (1.90%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.70%) Linux
2 4 (2.53%) Unix
3 3 (1.90%) Windows
4 1 (0.63%) Android
4 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (36.08%) Web Development
2 55 (34.81%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (25.95%) Software Engineering
4 33 (20.89%) E-Commerce
4 33 (20.89%) OO
4 33 (20.89%) OOP
5 30 (18.99%) Project Management
6 29 (18.35%) Open Source
7 24 (15.19%) MVC
8 12 (7.59%) Scrum
9 9 (5.70%) Analytics
9 9 (5.70%) Front End Development
10 8 (5.06%) Prototyping
10 8 (5.06%) Risk Analysis
10 8 (5.06%) Risk Management
11 6 (3.80%) Mentoring
12 5 (3.16%) Risk Assessment
12 5 (3.16%) SEO
13 4 (2.53%) SDLC
13 4 (2.53%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 123 (77.85%) JavaScript
2 86 (54.43%) C#
3 60 (37.97%) VB.NET
4 51 (32.28%) Java
5 35 (22.15%) SQL
6 29 (18.35%) PL/SQL
7 7 (4.43%) PHP
8 4 (2.53%) Perl
8 4 (2.53%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.90%) C
10 1 (0.63%) ABAP
10 1 (0.63%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.63%) C++
10 1 (0.63%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 39 (24.68%) Degree
2 1 (0.63%) MCAD
2 1 (0.63%) MCP
2 1 (0.63%) MCPD
2 1 (0.63%) MCSD
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.63%) QA
Vendors
1 71 (44.94%) Oracle
2 46 (29.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.27%) Tableau
4 1 (0.63%) IBM
4 1 (0.63%) Netezza
4 1 (0.63%) SAP
Colchester, Essex
Bristow Holland
Salary: £24k - 28k per year + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago