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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 86 47 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 48.31% 20.00% 35.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 50.59% 20.17% 36.26%
Number of salaries quoted 80 41 62
Average salary £28,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £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
170 233 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 95.51% 99.15% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 146 208 141
Average salary £28,000 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.77% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,000 £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 22 May 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Colchester

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 109 (81.34%) HTML
2 101 (75.37%) JavaScript
3 94 (70.15%) C#
4 92 (68.66%) .NET
5 78 (58.21%) SQL Server
6 72 (53.73%) CSS
7 68 (50.75%) jQuery
8 60 (44.78%) ASP.NET
9 50 (37.31%) VB.NET
10 43 (32.09%) SQL
11 41 (30.60%) User Experience
12 37 (27.61%) Relational Database
13 36 (26.87%) MVC
14 30 (22.39%) Visual Studio
15 28 (20.90%) HTML5
16 27 (20.15%) Microsoft
17 25 (18.66%) Oracle
17 25 (18.66%) Web Design
17 25 (18.66%) Responsive Web Design
18 24 (17.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 21 (15.67%) Agile Software Development
19 21 (15.67%) MS Excel
20 20 (14.93%) Software Engineering
21 19 (14.18%) .NET Framework
21 19 (14.18%) XML
21 19 (14.18%) MySQL
22 17 (12.69%) Project Management
22 17 (12.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
23 15 (11.19%) ASP.NET MVC 3
23 15 (11.19%) ASP.NET MVC

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (6.72%) WebSphere
2 7 (5.22%) JBoss
2 7 (5.22%) WordPress
3 4 (2.99%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.24%) Node.js
5 2 (1.49%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.75%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (0.75%) CMS
6 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (15.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.22%) Photoshop
3 6 (4.48%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.75%) FTP
1 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (58.21%) SQL Server
2 37 (27.61%) Relational Database
3 19 (14.18%) MySQL
4 6 (4.48%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (4.48%) RDBMS
4 6 (4.48%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.73%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.49%) SQLite
7 2 (1.49%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.75%) TKPROF
8 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 30 (22.39%) Visual Studio
2 15 (11.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.73%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.73%) Ant
3 5 (3.73%) Maven
4 3 (2.24%) Grunt
5 2 (1.49%) PROIV
5 2 (1.49%) Gradle
6 1 (0.75%) Mockito
6 1 (0.75%) JUnit
6 1 (0.75%) jMock
General
1 8 (5.97%) Games
2 6 (4.48%) Finance
2 6 (4.48%) Automotive
3 5 (3.73%) Marketing
4 4 (2.99%) Advertising
5 1 (0.75%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (81.34%) HTML
2 92 (68.66%) .NET
3 72 (53.73%) CSS
4 68 (50.75%) jQuery
5 60 (44.78%) ASP.NET
6 28 (20.90%) HTML5
7 24 (17.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 19 (14.18%) .NET Framework
8 19 (14.18%) XML
9 17 (12.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 15 (11.19%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 15 (11.19%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (7.46%) CSS3
12 8 (5.97%) J2EE
13 4 (2.99%) Hibernate
13 4 (2.99%) Ajax
13 4 (2.99%) Swing
13 4 (2.99%) Web Services
14 3 (2.24%) Android SDK
14 3 (2.24%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 41 (30.60%) User Experience
2 8 (5.97%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.99%) Blog
3 4 (2.99%) Client/Server
3 4 (2.99%) Open Source
3 4 (2.99%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.49%) iPhone
5 1 (0.75%) Social Media
5 1 (0.75%) Social Network
5 1 (0.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.99%) Linux
1 4 (2.99%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.24%) Android
3 1 (0.75%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (26.87%) MVC
2 25 (18.66%) Web Design
2 25 (18.66%) Responsive Web Design
3 21 (15.67%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (14.93%) Software Engineering
5 17 (12.69%) Project Management
6 11 (8.21%) Web Development
7 9 (6.72%) TDD
8 7 (5.22%) OO
9 5 (3.73%) Line Management
9 5 (3.73%) OOP
9 5 (3.73%) Software Testing
10 4 (2.99%) E-Commerce
10 4 (2.99%) Mobile Development
11 3 (2.24%) Android Development
11 3 (2.24%) iOS Development
11 3 (2.24%) SEO
12 2 (1.49%) Migration
12 2 (1.49%) Mentoring
12 2 (1.49%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 101 (75.37%) JavaScript
2 94 (70.15%) C#
3 50 (37.31%) VB.NET
4 43 (32.09%) SQL
5 13 (9.70%) Java
6 10 (7.46%) PHP
7 7 (5.22%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.24%) VB
8 3 (2.24%) Perl
9 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.75%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (6.72%) Degree
2 6 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 27 (20.15%) Microsoft
2 25 (18.66%) Oracle
3 7 (5.22%) Adobe
4 2 (1.49%) Tableau
5 1 (0.75%) Novell
5 1 (0.75%) EMC
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