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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 80 59 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 50.63% 26.70% 33.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 53.69% 26.82% 35.80%
Number of salaries quoted 77 52 50
Average salary £29,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
149 220 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 94.30% 99.55% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 130 198 128
Average salary £27,000 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.47% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Colchester

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 120 (83.33%) HTML
2 112 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 103 (71.53%) C#
4 101 (70.14%) .NET
5 84 (58.33%) jQuery
6 81 (56.25%) CSS
7 80 (55.56%) SQL Server
8 62 (43.06%) VB.NET
9 61 (42.36%) ASP.NET
10 55 (38.19%) User Experience
11 48 (33.33%) Relational Database
12 39 (27.08%) SQL
13 35 (24.31%) Microsoft
14 31 (21.53%) MVC
15 30 (20.83%) Oracle
15 30 (20.83%) Visual Studio
16 27 (18.75%) MS Excel
17 26 (18.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 25 (17.36%) Responsive Web Design
18 25 (17.36%) HTML5
18 25 (17.36%) MySQL
18 25 (17.36%) Agile Software Development
18 25 (17.36%) Web Design
19 23 (15.97%) Project Management
20 21 (14.58%) Team Foundation Server
21 17 (11.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
22 16 (11.11%) Software Engineering
23 14 (9.72%) .NET Framework
23 14 (9.72%) XML
23 14 (9.72%) Java

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 8 (5.56%) JBoss
3 7 (4.86%) WordPress
4 5 (3.47%) Node.js
5 4 (2.78%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.39%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.69%) CMS
7 1 (0.69%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 27 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.86%) Photoshop
3 6 (4.17%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.69%) FTP
1 1 (0.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 48 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 25 (17.36%) MySQL
4 5 (3.47%) RDBMS
4 5 (3.47%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.47%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.39%) SQLite
7 2 (1.39%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.69%) MS Access
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (20.83%) Visual Studio
2 21 (14.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.47%) Ant
3 5 (3.47%) Maven
3 5 (3.47%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.47%) Grunt
4 2 (1.39%) Gradle
4 2 (1.39%) PROIV
5 1 (0.69%) Mockito
5 1 (0.69%) Eclipse RCP
5 1 (0.69%) JUnit
5 1 (0.69%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.69%) jMock
General
1 8 (5.56%) Games
2 6 (4.17%) Automotive
3 4 (2.78%) Finance
3 4 (2.78%) Advertising
4 3 (2.08%) Marketing
5 1 (0.69%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (83.33%) HTML
2 101 (70.14%) .NET
3 84 (58.33%) jQuery
4 81 (56.25%) CSS
5 61 (42.36%) ASP.NET
6 26 (18.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 25 (17.36%) HTML5
8 17 (11.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 14 (9.72%) .NET Framework
9 14 (9.72%) XML
10 12 (8.33%) CSS3
11 10 (6.94%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 10 (6.94%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (5.56%) J2EE
13 5 (3.47%) Hibernate
13 5 (3.47%) Sass
13 5 (3.47%) AngularJS
13 5 (3.47%) HTML5 Canvas
13 5 (3.47%) JSON
14 4 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 55 (38.19%) User Experience
2 8 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.78%) Blog
3 4 (2.78%) Client/Server
3 4 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.39%) iPhone
5 1 (0.69%) Social Media
5 1 (0.69%) Statistics
5 1 (0.69%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.78%) Linux
1 4 (2.78%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.08%) Android
3 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.69%) SUSE
3 1 (0.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (21.53%) MVC
2 25 (17.36%) Web Design
2 25 (17.36%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (17.36%) Responsive Web Design
3 23 (15.97%) Project Management
4 16 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 13 (9.03%) TDD
6 11 (7.64%) Web Development
7 7 (4.86%) OO
8 6 (4.17%) SDLC
9 5 (3.47%) Mobile First
9 5 (3.47%) OOP
10 4 (2.78%) E-Commerce
10 4 (2.78%) Open Source
10 4 (2.78%) Mobile Development
11 3 (2.08%) Android Development
11 3 (2.08%) iOS Development
11 3 (2.08%) Line Management
11 3 (2.08%) Software Testing
11 3 (2.08%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 112 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 103 (71.53%) C#
3 62 (43.06%) VB.NET
4 39 (27.08%) SQL
5 14 (9.72%) Java
6 12 (8.33%) PHP
7 6 (4.17%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.08%) Perl
8 3 (2.08%) VB
9 1 (0.69%) VBA
9 1 (0.69%) VB6
9 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (6.25%) Degree
2 8 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 35 (24.31%) Microsoft
2 30 (20.83%) Oracle
3 7 (4.86%) Adobe
4 2 (1.39%) Tableau
5 1 (0.69%) EMC
5 1 (0.69%) Novell
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