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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 71 87 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 36.60% 48.88% 21.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 37.17% 51.18% 21.49%
Number of salaries quoted 68 82 44
Median salary £36,250 £28,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.08% -17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £44,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
191 170 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 98.45% 95.51% 98.78%
Number of salaries quoted 173 148 215
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 30 May 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Colchester

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 128 (73.99%) JavaScript
2 125 (72.25%) HTML
3 115 (66.47%) CSS
4 95 (54.91%) C#
5 93 (53.76%) .NET
6 91 (52.60%) Relational Database
7 79 (45.66%) SQL Server
8 76 (43.93%) jQuery
9 72 (41.62%) Oracle
10 64 (36.99%) User Experience
11 63 (36.42%) Web Development
12 62 (35.84%) VB.NET
13 56 (32.37%) Agile Software Development
14 55 (31.79%) Java
15 52 (30.06%) Microsoft
16 46 (26.59%) Computer Science
17 43 (24.86%) SQL
18 42 (24.28%) ASP.NET
18 42 (24.28%) Software Engineering
19 40 (23.12%) MS Excel
19 40 (23.12%) Degree
20 39 (22.54%) J2EE
21 34 (19.65%) MySQL
21 34 (19.65%) Ajax
22 33 (19.08%) MVC
22 33 (19.08%) PL/SQL
22 33 (19.08%) Swing
23 32 (18.50%) OOP
23 32 (18.50%) OO
24 31 (17.92%) Project Management

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 28 (16.18%) JBoss
2 25 (14.45%) WebLogic
2 25 (14.45%) WebSphere
3 11 (6.36%) Umbraco
4 9 (5.20%) CMS
5 5 (2.89%) Apache
6 2 (1.16%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.58%) Content Management Server
7 1 (0.58%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.58%) Node.js
7 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
Applications
1 40 (23.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.31%) Ethernet
2 3 (1.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (52.60%) Relational Database
2 79 (45.66%) SQL Server
3 34 (19.65%) MySQL
4 29 (16.76%) Oracle Database
5 17 (9.83%) RDBMS
6 6 (3.47%) Big Data
7 5 (2.89%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (2.89%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (2.89%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.16%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.16%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.16%) Neo4j
10 2 (1.16%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (15.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (5.78%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.89%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.89%) NetBeans
4 3 (1.73%) Moq
4 3 (1.73%) MSTest
4 3 (1.73%) NUnit
4 3 (1.73%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (1.16%) Maven
General
1 21 (12.14%) Finance
2 5 (2.89%) Advertising
2 5 (2.89%) Marketing
2 5 (2.89%) Publishing
3 4 (2.31%) Automotive
4 2 (1.16%) Back Office
4 2 (1.16%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.58%) Games
5 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.58%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (72.25%) HTML
2 115 (66.47%) CSS
3 93 (53.76%) .NET
4 76 (43.93%) jQuery
5 42 (24.28%) ASP.NET
6 39 (22.54%) J2EE
7 34 (19.65%) Ajax
8 33 (19.08%) Swing
9 17 (9.83%) WCF
10 15 (8.67%) HTML5
11 9 (5.20%) Web Services
11 9 (5.20%) WPF
12 8 (4.62%) .NET Framework
12 8 (4.62%) AngularJS
12 8 (4.62%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (4.05%) REST
13 7 (4.05%) SOAP
13 7 (4.05%) Spring
14 6 (3.47%) Entity Framework
14 6 (3.47%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 64 (36.99%) User Experience
2 46 (26.59%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.78%) Mathematics
4 10 (5.78%) Statistics
5 6 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.73%) EPoS
6 3 (1.73%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (1.73%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.16%) DataPower
8 1 (0.58%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.78%) Linux
2 5 (2.89%) Unix
3 3 (1.73%) Android
3 3 (1.73%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (36.42%) Web Development
2 56 (32.37%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (24.28%) Software Engineering
4 33 (19.08%) MVC
5 32 (18.50%) OO
5 32 (18.50%) OOP
6 31 (17.92%) E-Commerce
6 31 (17.92%) Project Management
7 29 (16.76%) Open Source
8 11 (6.36%) Scrum
9 9 (5.20%) Analytics
9 9 (5.20%) Front End Development
10 8 (4.62%) Risk Analysis
10 8 (4.62%) Risk Assessment
10 8 (4.62%) Risk Management
11 6 (3.47%) TDD
12 5 (2.89%) Mentoring
12 5 (2.89%) SDLC
12 5 (2.89%) SEO
12 5 (2.89%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 128 (73.99%) JavaScript
2 95 (54.91%) C#
3 62 (35.84%) VB.NET
4 55 (31.79%) Java
5 43 (24.86%) SQL
6 33 (19.08%) PL/SQL
7 6 (3.47%) PHP
8 5 (2.89%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.31%) Perl
10 3 (1.73%) C
10 3 (1.73%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.16%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.16%) Groovy
11 2 (1.16%) Scala
12 1 (0.58%) ABAP
12 1 (0.58%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.58%) C++
12 1 (0.58%) Python
Qualifications
1 40 (23.12%) Degree
2 1 (0.58%) MCAD
2 1 (0.58%) MCP
2 1 (0.58%) MCPD
2 1 (0.58%) MCSD
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.58%) QA
Vendors
1 72 (41.62%) Oracle
2 52 (30.06%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.73%) Tableau
4 1 (0.58%) IBM
4 1 (0.58%) Netezza
4 1 (0.58%) SAP
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