The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Colchester region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 61 72 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 32.28% 39.78% 50.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.28% 42.35% 50.45%
Number of salaries quoted 54 60 103
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Job Titles Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
189 170 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 100.00% 93.92% 99.12%
Number of salaries quoted 176 133 182
Average salary £40,000 £39,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Developer
Essex

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Colchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 July 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Colchester

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester region that cited 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 Developer in their job title.

1 45 (48.39%) SQL Server
2 40 (43.01%) HTML
3 38 (40.86%) JavaScript
4 35 (37.63%) CSS
5 33 (35.48%) C#
6 32 (34.41%) .NET
7 31 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 30 (32.26%) SQL
9 28 (30.11%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (27.96%) Java
11 23 (24.73%) PL/SQL
11 23 (24.73%) Oracle
12 22 (23.66%) ASP.NET
12 22 (23.66%) J2EE
12 22 (23.66%) JBoss
12 22 (23.66%) WebSphere
13 21 (22.58%) Hibernate
13 21 (22.58%) Degree
13 21 (22.58%) Maven
13 21 (22.58%) JMS
13 21 (22.58%) Data Mining
13 21 (22.58%) Ant
13 21 (22.58%) WebLogic
13 21 (22.58%) NoSQL
13 21 (22.58%) Gradle
14 20 (21.51%) WPF
14 20 (21.51%) GlassFish
14 20 (21.51%) VB.NET
14 20 (21.51%) Ajax
15 18 (19.35%) Visual Studio

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester region that cited 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (23.66%) WebSphere
2 21 (22.58%) WebLogic
3 20 (21.51%) GlassFish
4 7 (7.53%) Umbraco
5 4 (4.30%) CMS
6 2 (2.15%) Drupal
6 2 (2.15%) Joomla!
6 2 (2.15%) IIS
7 1 (1.08%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (10.75%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.53%) Photoshop
3 5 (5.38%) GIMP
4 3 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Sage 200
1 2 (2.15%) Magento
2 1 (1.08%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (48.39%) SQL Server
2 21 (22.58%) Data Mining
2 21 (22.58%) NoSQL
3 18 (19.35%) Relational Database
4 15 (16.13%) RDBMS
5 11 (11.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (5.38%) Oracle Database
9 3 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (22.58%) Maven
1 21 (22.58%) Ant
1 21 (22.58%) Gradle
2 18 (19.35%) Visual Studio
3 16 (17.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (5.38%) Subversion
5 4 (4.30%) JUnit
6 2 (2.15%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.15%) ReSharper
General
1 16 (17.20%) Automotive
2 7 (7.53%) Games
3 6 (6.45%) Marketing
4 5 (5.38%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.30%) Finance
6 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (43.01%) HTML
2 35 (37.63%) CSS
3 32 (34.41%) .NET
4 22 (23.66%) ASP.NET
4 22 (23.66%) J2EE
5 21 (22.58%) Hibernate
5 21 (22.58%) JMS
6 20 (21.51%) WPF
6 20 (21.51%) Ajax
7 15 (16.13%) jQuery
8 14 (15.05%) Web Services
8 14 (15.05%) WinForms
9 13 (13.98%) Swing
10 11 (11.83%) Silverlight
10 11 (11.83%) WCF
11 10 (10.75%) JSON
12 6 (6.45%) Spring
13 5 (5.38%) XHTML
13 5 (5.38%) Google Maps API
13 5 (5.38%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.20%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.75%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.45%) Online Games
4 5 (5.38%) Client/Server
4 5 (5.38%) N-Tier
5 4 (4.30%) Open Source
5 4 (4.30%) CUDA
6 2 (2.15%) Kindle
7 1 (1.08%) Tandem
7 1 (1.08%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.08%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.08%) Robotics
7 1 (1.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.05%) Windows
2 13 (13.98%) Android
3 12 (12.90%) Apple iOS
4 5 (5.38%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.23%) Linux
6 1 (1.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.11%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (19.35%) E-Commerce
3 16 (17.20%) OO
4 15 (16.13%) OOP
5 14 (15.05%) Project Management
5 14 (15.05%) Software Engineering
6 9 (9.68%) MVC
7 8 (8.60%) Web Development
8 6 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (5.38%) Multithreading
9 5 (5.38%) Image Processing
9 5 (5.38%) Android Development
10 4 (4.30%) iOS Development
10 4 (4.30%) MVVM
10 4 (4.30%) Unit Testing
11 3 (3.23%) Requirements Analysis
11 3 (3.23%) Change Control
11 3 (3.23%) Mobile Application Development
12 2 (2.15%) Responsive Web Design
12 2 (2.15%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (40.86%) JavaScript
2 33 (35.48%) C#
3 30 (32.26%) SQL
4 26 (27.96%) Java
5 23 (24.73%) PL/SQL
6 20 (21.51%) VB.NET
7 15 (16.13%) PHP
8 6 (6.45%) Perl
9 5 (5.38%) C++
10 4 (4.30%) T-SQL
11 3 (3.23%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 3 (3.23%) Python
12 2 (2.15%) Objective-C
12 2 (2.15%) VB
13 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.08%) C
13 1 (1.08%) XAML
Qualifications
1 21 (22.58%) Degree
2 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.15%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.08%) MCP
4 1 (1.08%) MCAD
4 1 (1.08%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.68%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 23 (24.73%) Oracle
3 22 (23.66%) JBoss
4 8 (8.60%) Adobe
5 5 (5.38%) Google
6 3 (3.23%) DevExpress
7 2 (2.15%) Sage
8 1 (1.08%) Pegasus
Colchester
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Discretionary Bonus, Pension
Posted: 18 days ago