The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 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
Developer
Rank 2 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 324 321 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 27.23% 25.18% 26.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.17% 26.08% 27.69%
Number of salaries quoted 283 272 247
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
1150 1231 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.64% 96.55% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 878 994 735
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

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 12 February 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Essex

Developer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester 0 104 £35,000 +22.80% 2
Chelmsford 0 31 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Brentwood +13 24 £60,000 +20.00% 6
Southend-on-Sea 0 24 £29,500 -26.25% 3
Harlow 0 6 £50,000 +11.11%
Leigh-on-Sea - 6 £52,500 -
Basildon -20 5 £32,500 -22.61% 2
Waltham Abbey 0 4 - -
Billericay -2 3 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Braintree -1 1 - -
Saffron Walden -3 1 £35,000 -31.70% 1
Witham -3 1 £40,000 +3.89% 2
Thurrock - 1 £60,000 -
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

1 332 (47.84%) JavaScript
2 325 (46.83%) .NET
3 317 (45.68%) HTML
4 293 (42.22%) C#
5 285 (41.07%) CSS
6 262 (37.75%) SQL Server
7 231 (33.29%) SQL
8 217 (31.27%) jQuery
9 208 (29.97%) MVC
10 206 (29.68%) Java
11 205 (29.54%) ASP.NET
12 160 (23.05%) Computer Science
13 149 (21.47%) Degree
14 147 (21.18%) VB.NET
15 140 (20.17%) Agile Software Development
16 135 (19.45%) Microsoft
17 125 (18.01%) Software Engineering
18 124 (17.87%) Ajax
19 112 (16.14%) Relational Database
20 109 (15.71%) OO
21 103 (14.84%) Oracle
22 102 (14.70%) Spring
23 101 (14.55%) Finance
24 94 (13.54%) Web Services
25 92 (13.26%) JBoss
26 91 (13.11%) J2EE
27 84 (12.10%) E-Commerce
28 81 (11.67%) Hibernate
29 79 (11.38%) User Experience
30 75 (10.81%) Front End Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 92 (13.26%) JBoss
2 43 (6.20%) CMS
3 36 (5.19%) WebLogic
4 32 (4.61%) WebSphere
5 25 (3.60%) SharePoint
6 13 (1.87%) IIS
7 11 (1.59%) Umbraco
8 9 (1.30%) GlassFish
8 9 (1.30%) WordPress
9 8 (1.15%) NetWeaver
9 8 (1.15%) Node.js
10 4 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.43%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.29%) Apache
12 2 (0.29%) Drupal
12 2 (0.29%) Liferay
12 2 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 72 (10.37%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.30%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.86%) MS Office
5 3 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.43%) InDesign
6 1 (0.14%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.43%) PlanetPress Connect
2 2 (0.29%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.14%) Magento
3 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.14%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (1.87%) Firebase
2 13 (1.87%) Google Cloud Platform
3 9 (1.30%) SaaS
4 3 (0.43%) Google App Engine
4 3 (0.43%) Google Compute Engine
5 2 (0.29%) GitHub
6 1 (0.14%) Force.com
6 1 (0.14%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.86%) Internet
2 2 (0.29%) FTP
2 2 (0.29%) Intranet
2 2 (0.29%) SSL
3 1 (0.14%) HTTP
3 1 (0.14%) Skype
3 1 (0.14%) SS7
3 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 262 (37.75%) SQL Server
2 112 (16.14%) Relational Database
3 67 (9.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 58 (8.36%) MySQL
5 48 (6.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 44 (6.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 42 (6.05%) Oracle Database
8 31 (4.47%) RDBMS
9 29 (4.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 22 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
11 20 (2.88%) Oracle Database 11g
12 15 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (1.87%) QlikView
14 12 (1.73%) Crystal Reports
14 12 (1.73%) MS Access
15 11 (1.59%) NoSQL
15 11 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
16 10 (1.44%) Oracle Database 10g
16 10 (1.44%) Oracle Database 12c
17 9 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 71 (10.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 63 (9.08%) Visual Studio
3 45 (6.48%) Git (software)
4 40 (5.76%) JUnit
5 35 (5.04%) Maven
6 31 (4.47%) TeamCity
7 27 (3.89%) Eclipse
8 26 (3.75%) Subversion
9 18 (2.59%) Eclipse RCP
10 11 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
11 10 (1.44%) NetBeans
12 7 (1.01%) Moq
13 6 (0.86%) Grunt
13 6 (0.86%) NUnit
14 5 (0.72%) Bower
15 3 (0.43%) Gradle
15 3 (0.43%) MSTest
15 3 (0.43%) Rhino Mocks
15 3 (0.43%) Xcode
16 2 (0.29%) HP UFT
General
1 101 (14.55%) Finance
2 28 (4.03%) Automotive
3 26 (3.75%) Telecoms
4 21 (3.03%) Banking
5 8 (1.15%) Retail
6 7 (1.01%) Law
6 7 (1.01%) Marketing
7 5 (0.72%) Games
8 4 (0.58%) Back Office
8 4 (0.58%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.43%) Advertising
10 2 (0.29%) Legal
10 2 (0.29%) Music Industry
10 2 (0.29%) Publishing
11 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (46.83%) .NET
2 317 (45.68%) HTML
3 285 (41.07%) CSS
4 217 (31.27%) jQuery
5 205 (29.54%) ASP.NET
6 124 (17.87%) Ajax
7 102 (14.70%) Spring
8 94 (13.54%) Web Services
9 91 (13.11%) J2EE
10 81 (11.67%) Hibernate
11 67 (9.65%) ASP.NET MVC
11 67 (9.65%) Swing
12 59 (8.50%) HTML5
13 55 (7.93%) WCF
14 48 (6.92%) XML
15 41 (5.91%) CSS3
15 41 (5.91%) Java EE
16 40 (5.76%) AngularJS
17 38 (5.48%) .NET Framework
17 38 (5.48%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 160 (23.05%) Computer Science
2 79 (11.38%) User Experience
3 56 (8.07%) Mobile App
4 36 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (4.03%) Mathematics
6 14 (2.02%) Clustering
7 13 (1.87%) Management Information System
8 10 (1.44%) Biology
9 9 (1.30%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.01%) SWIFT
11 5 (0.72%) Data Structures
11 5 (0.72%) Life Science
11 5 (0.72%) Semantic Web
11 5 (0.72%) Statistics
12 4 (0.58%) Data Integration
12 4 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.43%) DataPower
13 3 (0.43%) EPoS
13 3 (0.43%) FMCG
13 3 (0.43%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 31 (4.47%) Windows
2 22 (3.17%) Linux
3 17 (2.45%) Unix
4 15 (2.16%) Apple iOS
5 13 (1.87%) Android
6 4 (0.58%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (29.97%) MVC
2 140 (20.17%) Agile Software Development
3 125 (18.01%) Software Engineering
4 109 (15.71%) OO
5 84 (12.10%) E-Commerce
6 75 (10.81%) Front End Development
7 70 (10.09%) TDD
8 64 (9.22%) Unit Testing
9 63 (9.08%) Workflow
10 62 (8.93%) Web Development
11 58 (8.36%) SDLC
12 57 (8.21%) OOP
13 47 (6.77%) Project Management
14 41 (5.91%) SOA
15 40 (5.76%) ETL
16 37 (5.33%) Open Source
17 36 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
18 32 (4.61%) Continuous Integration
19 29 (4.18%) Loose Coupling
19 29 (4.18%) UML
Programming Languages
1 332 (47.84%) JavaScript
2 293 (42.22%) C#
3 231 (33.29%) SQL
4 206 (29.68%) Java
5 147 (21.18%) VB.NET
6 60 (8.65%) PL/SQL
7 46 (6.63%) T-SQL
8 45 (6.48%) PHP
9 24 (3.46%) Python
10 20 (2.88%) ABAP
10 20 (2.88%) C
11 17 (2.45%) C++
12 14 (2.02%) VB
13 9 (1.30%) Scala
13 9 (1.30%) VBScript
14 8 (1.15%) Objective-C
14 8 (1.15%) Perl
15 6 (0.86%) VB6
16 5 (0.72%) Clojure
17 3 (0.43%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 149 (21.47%) Degree
2 28 (4.03%) SC Cleared
2 28 (4.03%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.15%) MCSD
5 3 (0.43%) PhD
6 1 (0.14%) MCAD
6 1 (0.14%) MCP
6 1 (0.14%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.89%) QA
2 3 (0.43%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.29%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 1 (0.14%) Firmware
2 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 135 (19.45%) Microsoft
2 103 (14.84%) Oracle
3 44 (6.34%) Google
4 29 (4.18%) Tableau
5 20 (2.88%) SAP
6 9 (1.30%) Adobe
7 6 (0.86%) DevExpress
8 5 (0.72%) IBM
8 5 (0.72%) LabVantage
9 4 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.58%) Telerik
9 4 (0.58%) webMethods
10 2 (0.29%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.14%) Facebook
11 1 (0.14%) Pegasus
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Essex
Graham Matthews
Salary: From £39,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45-55k + Excellent Bens inc. Pension, Laptop, Life Assurance + more!
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Holidays, Private Healthcare, Gym
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Loughton, Essex
Artemis Search Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 30k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-55k plus 5% pension, Medical insurance, Health insurance +25 day
Posted: 3 days ago
Witham, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 40k + Pension, 25 days, training and more!
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40k+
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Witham
Pro-Quest
Salary: 23000-28000 Per Annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Brentwood
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Loughton
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Essex
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: Excellent salary + benefits & bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Basildon
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Essex
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 21 days ago