The table below looks at the statistics for the Web 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 Web Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Developer
Rank 21 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Developer 31 23 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 11.97% 14.84% 11.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.16% 15.75% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 29 23 18
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -36.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Web 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
255 146 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 98.46% 94.19% 98.73%
Number of salaries quoted 226 136 131
Average salary £45,000 £32,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.62% -28.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Web Developer in the job title across the Colchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Web Developer
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Web Developer Salary Trend in Colchester

Web Developer
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Developer across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Web Developer Salary Histogram in Colchester

Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester region that cited Web 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 Web Developer in their job title.

1 42 (82.35%) HTML
1 42 (82.35%) JavaScript
1 42 (82.35%) CSS
2 38 (74.51%) C#
2 38 (74.51%) .NET
3 37 (72.55%) SQL Server
4 36 (70.59%) Microsoft
5 35 (68.63%) jQuery
6 31 (60.78%) MySQL
7 30 (58.82%) VB.NET
7 30 (58.82%) User Experience
8 29 (56.86%) Relational Database
8 29 (56.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 29 (56.86%) Project Management
8 29 (56.86%) MS Excel
8 29 (56.86%) Oracle
9 13 (25.49%) Web Development
10 10 (19.61%) MVC
11 8 (15.69%) Umbraco
12 7 (13.73%) WCF
12 7 (13.73%) Risk Assessment
12 7 (13.73%) SQL
12 7 (13.73%) Visual Studio
13 6 (11.76%) PHP
14 5 (9.80%) HTML5
14 5 (9.80%) Front End Development
15 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
15 4 (7.84%) CMS
15 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
16 3 (5.88%) WordPress

Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester region that cited Web 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 Web Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (15.69%) Umbraco
2 4 (7.84%) CMS
3 3 (5.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 29 (56.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (3.92%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.92%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) FTP
1 2 (3.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (72.55%) SQL Server
2 31 (60.78%) MySQL
3 29 (56.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (56.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (13.73%) Visual Studio
3 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (3.92%) Advertising
1 2 (3.92%) Games
1 2 (3.92%) Marketing
1 2 (3.92%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (82.35%) CSS
1 42 (82.35%) HTML
2 38 (74.51%) .NET
3 35 (68.63%) jQuery
4 7 (13.73%) WCF
5 5 (9.80%) HTML5
6 2 (3.92%) LAMP
6 2 (3.92%) Laravel
6 2 (3.92%) Web Services
7 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.96%) CakePHP
7 1 (1.96%) CSS3
7 1 (1.96%) JSON
7 1 (1.96%) Sass
7 1 (1.96%) Silex
7 1 (1.96%) Symfony
7 1 (1.96%) XML
7 1 (1.96%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (58.82%) User Experience
2 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.96%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (56.86%) Project Management
2 13 (25.49%) Web Development
3 10 (19.61%) MVC
4 7 (13.73%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (9.80%) Front End Development
6 2 (3.92%) Analytics
6 2 (3.92%) Content Management
6 2 (3.92%) OOP
6 2 (3.92%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (3.92%) SEO
7 1 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.96%) BDD
7 1 (1.96%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.96%) OO
7 1 (1.96%) OOD
7 1 (1.96%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 42 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 38 (74.51%) C#
3 30 (58.82%) VB.NET
4 7 (13.73%) SQL
5 6 (11.76%) PHP
Vendors
1 36 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 29 (56.86%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) Adobe