The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 10 30 24
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 19 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 16.10% 3.60% 6.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.19% 5.05% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 7
Median salary £62,500 £30,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+108.33% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £37,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £30,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Software Engineering
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
99 99 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 83.90% 71.22% 83.08%
Number of salaries quoted 87 94 90
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Colchester region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Colchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Colchester region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Colchester

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Colchester

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Colchester region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 30 (75.00%) HTML
1 30 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 27 (67.50%) Degree
3 25 (62.50%) Computer Science
3 25 (62.50%) Relational Database
3 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (62.50%) Ajax
3 25 (62.50%) Swing
3 25 (62.50%) E-Commerce
3 25 (62.50%) Java
3 25 (62.50%) Oracle
3 25 (62.50%) CSS
3 25 (62.50%) OOP
3 25 (62.50%) OO
4 22 (55.00%) JBoss
4 22 (55.00%) J2EE
4 22 (55.00%) WebLogic
4 22 (55.00%) WebSphere
4 22 (55.00%) Oracle Database
4 22 (55.00%) Open Source
5 13 (32.50%) Linux
6 10 (25.00%) VxWorks
6 10 (25.00%) Embedded C
6 10 (25.00%) Electronics
6 10 (25.00%) CUDA
7 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
8 8 (20.00%) Windows
8 8 (20.00%) Device Driver
8 8 (20.00%) Middleware
9 5 (12.50%) Scrum

Software Engineering
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 22 (55.00%) JBoss
1 22 (55.00%) WebLogic
1 22 (55.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.50%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 22 (55.00%) Oracle Database
3 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.50%) Big Data
4 3 (7.50%) MySQL
4 3 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
General
1 10 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 30 (75.00%) Developer
1 30 (75.00%) Programmer
2 25 (62.50%) Java Developer
2 25 (62.50%) Java Programmer
3 22 (55.00%) Agile Developer
3 22 (55.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 22 (55.00%) J2EE Developer
3 22 (55.00%) J2EE Programmer
3 22 (55.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 22 (55.00%) Oracle Developer
4 21 (52.50%) Senior Agile Developer
4 21 (52.50%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 21 (52.50%) Senior Developer
4 21 (52.50%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 21 (52.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 21 (52.50%) Senior Java Programmer
4 21 (52.50%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 21 (52.50%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 21 (52.50%) Senior Programmer
5 10 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (75.00%) HTML
2 25 (62.50%) Ajax
2 25 (62.50%) CSS
2 25 (62.50%) Swing
3 22 (55.00%) J2EE
4 8 (20.00%) Middleware
5 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 5 (12.50%) HTML5
5 5 (12.50%) WPF
6 3 (7.50%) Java EE
6 3 (7.50%) REST
7 2 (5.00%) OpenCL
7 2 (5.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 10 (25.00%) CUDA
3 8 (20.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Linux
2 10 (25.00%) VxWorks
3 8 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (62.50%) E-Commerce
1 25 (62.50%) OO
1 25 (62.50%) OOP
2 22 (55.00%) Open Source
3 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 5 (12.50%) Scrum
4 3 (7.50%) Analytics
4 3 (7.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 30 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 25 (62.50%) Java
3 10 (25.00%) Embedded C
4 5 (12.50%) C
4 5 (12.50%) C#
5 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 27 (67.50%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 25 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (12.50%) Intel