The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 8 1
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 90 38 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 46.63% 16.10% 41.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 48.91% 16.31% 42.25%
Number of salaries quoted 84 33 60
Average salary £29,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
184 233 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 95.34% 98.73% 98.61%
Number of salaries quoted 161 208 122
Average salary £28,500 £45,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% +34.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 5 May 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Colchester

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 99 (79.20%) HTML
2 90 (72.00%) JavaScript
3 88 (70.40%) C#
4 85 (68.00%) .NET
5 72 (57.60%) SQL Server
6 67 (53.60%) CSS
7 60 (48.00%) ASP.NET
8 56 (44.80%) jQuery
9 45 (36.00%) SQL
9 45 (36.00%) VB.NET
10 38 (30.40%) MVC
11 34 (27.20%) User Experience
12 33 (26.40%) Relational Database
13 29 (23.20%) Visual Studio
14 28 (22.40%) HTML5
15 23 (18.40%) Web Design
15 23 (18.40%) Software Engineering
15 23 (18.40%) Oracle
15 23 (18.40%) Responsive Web Design
16 22 (17.60%) Microsoft
17 21 (16.80%) XML
17 21 (16.80%) .NET Framework
18 20 (16.00%) MS Excel
19 19 (15.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 18 (14.40%) ASP.NET MVC
21 17 (13.60%) ASP.NET MVC 3
21 17 (13.60%) MySQL
22 16 (12.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
23 15 (12.00%) Project Management
24 14 (11.20%) Agile Software Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 9 (7.20%) WebSphere
2 7 (5.60%) JBoss
3 6 (4.80%) WordPress
4 4 (3.20%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.60%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.80%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.80%) CMS
6 1 (0.80%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (0.80%) Node.js
Applications
1 20 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.80%) Photoshop
3 5 (4.00%) InDesign
4 1 (0.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.80%) FTP
1 1 (0.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (57.60%) SQL Server
2 33 (26.40%) Relational Database
3 17 (13.60%) MySQL
4 6 (4.80%) RDBMS
4 6 (4.80%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (4.80%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.60%) SQLite
7 2 (1.60%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.80%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 29 (23.20%) Visual Studio
2 13 (10.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.00%) Maven
3 5 (4.00%) Ant
4 4 (3.20%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.60%) Gradle
5 2 (1.60%) PROIV
6 1 (0.80%) Mockito
6 1 (0.80%) jMock
6 1 (0.80%) JUnit
6 1 (0.80%) Subversion
6 1 (0.80%) Grunt
General
1 7 (5.60%) Games
2 6 (4.80%) Finance
2 6 (4.80%) Automotive
3 5 (4.00%) Marketing
4 4 (3.20%) Advertising
5 1 (0.80%) Law
5 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (79.20%) HTML
2 85 (68.00%) .NET
3 67 (53.60%) CSS
4 60 (48.00%) ASP.NET
5 56 (44.80%) jQuery
6 28 (22.40%) HTML5
7 21 (16.80%) .NET Framework
7 21 (16.80%) XML
8 19 (15.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 18 (14.40%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (13.60%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 16 (12.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 8 (6.40%) J2EE
13 7 (5.60%) CSS3
14 4 (3.20%) Ajax
14 4 (3.20%) Web Services
14 4 (3.20%) Swing
14 4 (3.20%) Hibernate
15 3 (2.40%) iOS SDK
15 3 (2.40%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 34 (27.20%) User Experience
2 8 (6.40%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.20%) Blog
3 4 (3.20%) Client/Server
3 4 (3.20%) Open Source
3 4 (3.20%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.60%) iPhone
5 1 (0.80%) CUDA
5 1 (0.80%) Social Media
5 1 (0.80%) Statistics
5 1 (0.80%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.20%) Linux
2 3 (2.40%) Android
2 3 (2.40%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.80%) Windows
3 1 (0.80%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.80%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (30.40%) MVC
2 23 (18.40%) Web Design
2 23 (18.40%) Software Engineering
2 23 (18.40%) Responsive Web Design
3 15 (12.00%) Project Management
4 14 (11.20%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (8.80%) Web Development
6 7 (5.60%) OO
7 5 (4.00%) OOP
7 5 (4.00%) Software Testing
7 5 (4.00%) Line Management
8 4 (3.20%) Mobile Development
8 4 (3.20%) E-Commerce
9 3 (2.40%) SEO
9 3 (2.40%) TDD
9 3 (2.40%) Android Development
9 3 (2.40%) iOS Development
10 2 (1.60%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (1.60%) Mentoring
10 2 (1.60%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 90 (72.00%) JavaScript
2 88 (70.40%) C#
3 45 (36.00%) SQL
3 45 (36.00%) VB.NET
4 13 (10.40%) Java
5 7 (5.60%) PHP
5 7 (5.60%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.40%) Perl
6 3 (2.40%) VB
7 1 (0.80%) VB6
7 1 (0.80%) C++
7 1 (0.80%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (8.00%) Degree
2 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (0.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 23 (18.40%) Oracle
2 22 (17.60%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.80%) Adobe
4 2 (1.60%) Tableau
5 1 (0.80%) EMC
5 1 (0.80%) Novell
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