The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Essex region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 314 378 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 29.88% 27.04% 22.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.21% 28.00% 23.15%
Number of salaries quoted 223 329 263
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
975 1350 1348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 92.77% 96.57% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 689 989 1074
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Developer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Developer Salary Trend in Essex

Developer
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Essex region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Essex

Developer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester 0 66 £50,000 +42.85% 4
Chelmsford -2 41 £45,000 +80.00% 9
Brentwood +11 35 £47,500 -20.83% 4
Basildon +19 16 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Leigh-on-Sea 0 16 £25,000 -
Harlow +1 13 £48,750 -2.50% 1
Wickford +2 5 £35,000 +40.00%
Saffron Walden -1 5 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Billericay +4 3 £35,000 - 1
Braintree +1 3 £42,500 +97.67%
Southend-on-Sea -5 3 £33,750 +35.00%
Rayleigh - 3 £30,000 -
Witham - 1 £45,000 - 1
Developer
East of England

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Essex region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 325 (54.35%) .NET
2 323 (54.01%) JavaScript
3 298 (49.83%) C#
4 295 (49.33%) HTML
5 262 (43.81%) SQL
6 244 (40.80%) CSS
7 190 (31.77%) SQL Server
8 180 (30.10%) MVC
9 178 (29.77%) ASP.NET
10 146 (24.41%) Web Development
11 143 (23.91%) jQuery
12 122 (20.40%) Agile Software Development
13 114 (19.06%) Degree
14 111 (18.56%) Relational Database
14 111 (18.56%) Java
15 110 (18.39%) Oracle
16 96 (16.05%) Finance
17 95 (15.89%) Web Services
18 94 (15.72%) VB.NET
19 91 (15.22%) Ajax
19 91 (15.22%) .NET Framework
19 91 (15.22%) Computer Science
20 85 (14.21%) SDLC
21 80 (13.38%) AngularJS
21 80 (13.38%) PHP
22 79 (13.21%) T-SQL
22 79 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
22 79 (13.21%) WCF
23 78 (13.04%) OOP
24 77 (12.88%) Team Foundation Server

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 72 (12.04%) JBoss
2 68 (11.37%) WebSphere
3 50 (8.36%) WebLogic
4 38 (6.35%) GlassFish
5 29 (4.85%) CMS
6 23 (3.85%) SharePoint
7 19 (3.18%) Apache
8 17 (2.84%) Tomcat
9 14 (2.34%) WordPress
10 10 (1.67%) Apache Solr
11 8 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (1.00%) Moodle
13 5 (0.84%) IIS
13 5 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.50%) Drupal
14 3 (0.50%) Joomla!
14 3 (0.50%) Mule
15 2 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 2 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 61 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.68%) MS Office
3 15 (2.51%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (2.51%) Photoshop
4 8 (1.34%) SPSS
5 2 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (2.17%) Magento
2 9 (1.51%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.33%) SAP APO
4 2 (0.33%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.33%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.33%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.33%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.33%) SAP QM
4 2 (0.33%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.17%) assyst
5 1 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.17%) ProductWriter
5 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.84%) GitHub
4 4 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.33%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.34%) HTTP
2 6 (1.00%) SSL
3 5 (0.84%) DNS
3 5 (0.84%) Skype
4 4 (0.67%) Internet
5 3 (0.50%) Intranet
6 2 (0.33%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (31.77%) SQL Server
2 111 (18.56%) Relational Database
3 62 (10.37%) MySQL
4 61 (10.20%) RDBMS
5 44 (7.36%) Oracle Database
6 43 (7.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 40 (6.69%) SQL Server 2008
8 31 (5.18%) SQL Server 2012
9 30 (5.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 27 (4.52%) QlikView
11 25 (4.18%) NoSQL
12 20 (3.34%) SQL Server 2014
13 19 (3.18%) Qlik Sense
14 17 (2.84%) Big Data
15 16 (2.68%) MongoDB
16 15 (2.51%) CouchDB
16 15 (2.51%) Neo4j
17 14 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
18 10 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
18 10 (1.67%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 77 (12.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 55 (9.20%) Visual Studio
3 38 (6.35%) Git (software)
4 30 (5.02%) Gradle
5 28 (4.68%) Maven
6 25 (4.18%) Ant
7 19 (3.18%) JIRA
7 19 (3.18%) Rhino Mocks
8 18 (3.01%) MSTest
9 11 (1.84%) Jenkins
9 11 (1.84%) Moq
10 9 (1.51%) Eclipse
11 7 (1.17%) Octopus Deploy
12 6 (1.00%) Selenium
12 6 (1.00%) SpecFlow
13 5 (0.84%) Gerrit
13 5 (0.84%) HP UFT
13 5 (0.84%) JUnit
13 5 (0.84%) NUnit
13 5 (0.84%) Xcode
General
1 96 (16.05%) Finance
2 16 (2.68%) Music Industry
3 14 (2.34%) Banking
4 13 (2.17%) Marketing
5 12 (2.01%) Retail
6 8 (1.34%) Automotive
7 7 (1.17%) Advertising
7 7 (1.17%) Law
7 7 (1.17%) Multimedia
8 6 (1.00%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.84%) Legal
9 5 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.67%) Back Office
11 1 (0.17%) Electronics
11 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (54.35%) .NET
2 295 (49.33%) HTML
3 244 (40.80%) CSS
4 178 (29.77%) ASP.NET
5 143 (23.91%) jQuery
6 95 (15.89%) Web Services
7 91 (15.22%) .NET Framework
7 91 (15.22%) Ajax
8 80 (13.38%) AngularJS
9 79 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
9 79 (13.21%) WCF
10 69 (11.54%) WPF
11 64 (10.70%) J2EE
12 59 (9.87%) Entity Framework
12 59 (9.87%) HTML5
13 54 (9.03%) XML
14 43 (7.19%) RESTful
15 42 (7.02%) Java EE
15 42 (7.02%) JMS
16 41 (6.86%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 91 (15.22%) Computer Science
2 41 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (6.52%) User Experience
4 32 (5.35%) Mobile App
5 26 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (1.34%) Data Extraction
7 7 (1.17%) Visualisation
8 6 (1.00%) Learning Management System
8 6 (1.00%) VLE
9 5 (0.84%) Animation
9 5 (0.84%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (0.84%) iPad
9 5 (0.84%) iPhone
9 5 (0.84%) Replication
10 4 (0.67%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.67%) Data Integration
10 4 (0.67%) Driving Licence
10 4 (0.67%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.50%) Blog
11 3 (0.50%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 52 (8.70%) Linux
2 36 (6.02%) Windows
3 21 (3.51%) Android
3 21 (3.51%) Apple iOS
4 15 (2.51%) Unix
5 7 (1.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (30.10%) MVC
2 146 (24.41%) Web Development
3 122 (20.40%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (14.21%) SDLC
5 78 (13.04%) OOP
6 76 (12.71%) E-Commerce
7 64 (10.70%) Unit Testing
8 62 (10.37%) Front End Development
9 55 (9.20%) OO
9 55 (9.20%) TDD
10 50 (8.36%) Software Engineering
11 36 (6.02%) Scrum
12 34 (5.69%) Mentoring
12 34 (5.69%) Open Source
12 34 (5.69%) Web Application Development
13 31 (5.18%) Business Intelligence
14 30 (5.02%) Workflow
15 27 (4.52%) OOD
16 25 (4.18%) Project Management
17 23 (3.85%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 323 (54.01%) JavaScript
2 298 (49.83%) C#
3 262 (43.81%) SQL
4 111 (18.56%) Java
5 94 (15.72%) VB.NET
6 80 (13.38%) PHP
7 79 (13.21%) T-SQL
8 58 (9.70%) PL/SQL
9 33 (5.52%) C++
10 18 (3.01%) Ruby
11 16 (2.68%) XAML
12 15 (2.51%) VBA
13 14 (2.34%) VB
14 11 (1.84%) Objective-C
15 10 (1.67%) Shell Script
16 9 (1.51%) Python
17 8 (1.34%) C
17 8 (1.34%) Perl
18 7 (1.17%) ABAP
19 6 (1.00%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 114 (19.06%) Degree
2 4 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.50%) OCP
3 3 (0.50%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (0.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.33%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.33%) MCP
4 2 (0.33%) MCTS
5 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.17%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.02%) QA
2 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.17%) Kibana
2 1 (0.17%) logstash
Vendors
1 110 (18.39%) Oracle
2 71 (11.87%) Microsoft
3 17 (2.84%) SAP
4 13 (2.17%) Tableau
5 9 (1.51%) Google
6 7 (1.17%) Mapbox
7 6 (1.00%) Adobe
7 6 (1.00%) Blackboard
7 6 (1.00%) Sitecore
8 5 (0.84%) IBM
8 5 (0.84%) Zend
9 4 (0.67%) Cognos
10 3 (0.50%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.33%) InterSystems
12 1 (0.17%) Apple
12 1 (0.17%) MicroStrategy
12 1 (0.17%) Telerik
12 1 (0.17%) TIBCO
Chelmsford, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
Essex
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Premier IT
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Oscar
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: £38,000 per annum + bonus + perks
Posted: 15 hours ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Empiric.com
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Witham, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Networkers
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Gym, Health Care & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford
Pro-Quest
Salary: 25000-50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Halstead, Essex
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Pearson Frank
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Colchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Essex
Montash
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford
Pro-Quest
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k plus 5% pension, Medical insurance, Health insurance +25 day
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood
Client Server
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Chelmsford
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Brentwood
Client Server
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago