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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Rank 1 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 259 348 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 29.30% 27.55% 24.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.61% 28.41% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 213 310 253
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,792 £23,600 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £62,500 £53,700
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
846 1225 1222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.70% 96.99% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 620 917 953
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 76 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Chelmsford -3 37 £38,000 +1.33% 7
Brentwood +3 15 £47,500 -20.83% 3
Basildon +20 9 £25,000 -23.07% 2
Saffron Walden +1 9 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Braintree +2 4 £45,000 -
Leigh-on-Sea 0 4 £50,000 -4.76%
Loughton 0 4 £42,500 +54.54%
Harlow -1 4 £50,000 - 1
Southend-on-Sea -2 3 £37,500 +80.72% 1
Witham - 3 £40,000 - 4
Billericay -5 1 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Developer
East of England

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 302 (53.36%) JavaScript
2 278 (49.12%) .NET
3 268 (47.35%) HTML
4 253 (44.70%) C#
5 252 (44.52%) SQL
6 221 (39.05%) CSS
7 171 (30.21%) SQL Server
8 162 (28.62%) MVC
9 155 (27.39%) ASP.NET
10 130 (22.97%) Java
11 129 (22.79%) Oracle
12 127 (22.44%) Web Development
13 125 (22.08%) Degree
14 122 (21.55%) Agile Software Development
15 116 (20.49%) jQuery
16 115 (20.32%) Relational Database
17 98 (17.31%) Computer Science
18 92 (16.25%) Ajax
19 85 (15.02%) Web Services
20 84 (14.84%) Finance
21 80 (14.13%) JBoss
22 78 (13.78%) PL/SQL
23 77 (13.60%) VB.NET
23 77 (13.60%) T-SQL
23 77 (13.60%) .NET Framework
24 76 (13.43%) OOP
24 76 (13.43%) SDLC
25 75 (13.25%) Linux
26 74 (13.07%) AngularJS
27 72 (12.72%) RDBMS

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 80 (14.13%) JBoss
2 70 (12.37%) WebSphere
3 52 (9.19%) WebLogic
4 38 (6.71%) GlassFish
5 24 (4.24%) Apache
6 23 (4.06%) SharePoint
7 20 (3.53%) Tomcat
8 15 (2.65%) CMS
9 14 (2.47%) WordPress
10 8 (1.41%) Apache Geronimo
10 8 (1.41%) IIS
11 6 (1.06%) Moodle
12 5 (0.88%) nginx
12 5 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.71%) Apache Solr
13 4 (0.71%) Drupal
13 4 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.71%) Joomla!
14 3 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 2 (0.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 42 (7.42%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.65%) Photoshop
3 13 (2.30%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (1.59%) MS Office
5 8 (1.41%) SPSS
6 2 (0.35%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.35%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.35%) Revit
7 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.18%) Weka
Business Applications
1 9 (1.59%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.24%) Magento
4 5 (0.88%) Movex
5 2 (0.35%) SAP APO
5 2 (0.35%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.35%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.35%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.35%) SAP MM
5 2 (0.35%) SAP QM
5 2 (0.35%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.18%) assyst
6 1 (0.18%) ProductWriter
6 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.88%) GitHub
4 4 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.35%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.24%) HTTP
2 6 (1.06%) Internet
3 5 (0.88%) DNS
3 5 (0.88%) Intranet
3 5 (0.88%) Skype
3 5 (0.88%) SSL
4 1 (0.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (30.21%) SQL Server
2 115 (20.32%) Relational Database
3 72 (12.72%) RDBMS
4 67 (11.84%) MySQL
5 60 (10.60%) Oracle Database
6 44 (7.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 36 (6.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 33 (5.83%) SQL Server 2012
9 32 (5.65%) QlikView
10 23 (4.06%) NoSQL
10 23 (4.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 21 (3.71%) Big Data
12 19 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
13 18 (3.18%) Qlik Sense
14 17 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
14 17 (3.00%) MongoDB
15 16 (2.83%) CouchDB
15 16 (2.83%) Neo4j
16 15 (2.65%) SQL Server 2014
17 11 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 68 (12.01%) Team Foundation Server
2 58 (10.25%) Visual Studio
3 33 (5.83%) Git (software)
4 31 (5.48%) Gradle
4 31 (5.48%) Maven
5 29 (5.12%) Ant
6 20 (3.53%) JIRA
7 11 (1.94%) MSTest
7 11 (1.94%) Rhino Mocks
8 10 (1.77%) Jenkins
9 8 (1.41%) Moq
10 7 (1.24%) Octopus Deploy
10 7 (1.24%) Subversion
10 7 (1.24%) Xcode
11 6 (1.06%) Eclipse
11 6 (1.06%) JUnit
11 6 (1.06%) Selenium
11 6 (1.06%) SpecFlow
12 4 (0.71%) Gerrit
12 4 (0.71%) HP UFT
General
1 84 (14.84%) Finance
2 19 (3.36%) Automotive
3 15 (2.65%) Marketing
4 13 (2.30%) Banking
5 12 (2.12%) Music Industry
6 8 (1.41%) Advertising
6 8 (1.41%) Retail
7 7 (1.24%) Law
8 5 (0.88%) Legal
9 4 (0.71%) Back Office
9 4 (0.71%) Multimedia
9 4 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.71%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.18%) Electronics
10 1 (0.18%) Games
10 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 278 (49.12%) .NET
2 268 (47.35%) HTML
3 221 (39.05%) CSS
4 155 (27.39%) ASP.NET
5 116 (20.49%) jQuery
6 92 (16.25%) Ajax
7 85 (15.02%) Web Services
8 77 (13.60%) .NET Framework
9 74 (13.07%) AngularJS
10 66 (11.66%) J2EE
11 65 (11.48%) WCF
12 60 (10.60%) WPF
13 56 (9.89%) ASP.NET MVC
14 48 (8.48%) Entity Framework
14 48 (8.48%) HTML5
14 48 (8.48%) JMS
15 46 (8.13%) Java EE
16 45 (7.95%) Swing
17 44 (7.77%) Hibernate
18 43 (7.60%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 98 (17.31%) Computer Science
2 35 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (4.24%) User Experience
4 21 (3.71%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (3.18%) Mobile App
6 13 (2.30%) Visualisation
7 10 (1.77%) Data Extraction
8 9 (1.59%) N-Tier
9 7 (1.24%) Animation
10 6 (1.06%) Informatics
10 6 (1.06%) Internet of Things
10 6 (1.06%) Learning Management System
10 6 (1.06%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.06%) VLE
11 5 (0.88%) Health Informatics
11 5 (0.88%) iPad
11 5 (0.88%) iPhone
11 5 (0.88%) Replication
12 4 (0.71%) Inversion of Control
13 3 (0.53%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 75 (13.25%) Linux
2 30 (5.30%) Windows
3 25 (4.42%) Apple iOS
4 23 (4.06%) Android
5 16 (2.83%) Unix
6 6 (1.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (28.62%) MVC
2 127 (22.44%) Web Development
3 122 (21.55%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (13.43%) OOP
4 76 (13.43%) SDLC
5 66 (11.66%) E-Commerce
6 65 (11.48%) OO
7 63 (11.13%) Unit Testing
8 49 (8.66%) TDD
9 48 (8.48%) Business Intelligence
10 47 (8.30%) Software Engineering
11 45 (7.95%) Front End Development
12 39 (6.89%) ETL
13 32 (5.65%) Workflow
14 30 (5.30%) Open Source
14 30 (5.30%) Web Application Development
15 28 (4.95%) OOD
16 27 (4.77%) Scrum
17 26 (4.59%) Mentoring
17 26 (4.59%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 302 (53.36%) JavaScript
2 253 (44.70%) C#
3 252 (44.52%) SQL
4 130 (22.97%) Java
5 78 (13.78%) PL/SQL
6 77 (13.60%) T-SQL
6 77 (13.60%) VB.NET
7 64 (11.31%) PHP
8 28 (4.95%) C++
9 15 (2.65%) Perl
9 15 (2.65%) Python
9 15 (2.65%) Ruby
10 13 (2.30%) VB
10 13 (2.30%) VBA
11 12 (2.12%) Shell Script
12 11 (1.94%) XAML
13 10 (1.77%) Apple Swift
13 10 (1.77%) Objective-C
14 8 (1.41%) C
15 7 (1.24%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 125 (22.08%) Degree
2 6 (1.06%) OCP
2 6 (1.06%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.71%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.53%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.35%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.35%) MCP
5 2 (0.35%) MCTS
6 1 (0.18%) CISSP
6 1 (0.18%) GSEC
6 1 (0.18%) PhD
6 1 (0.18%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.83%) QA
2 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (0.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.18%) Docker
2 1 (0.18%) HDFS
2 1 (0.18%) KVM
2 1 (0.18%) LXC
2 1 (0.18%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 1 (0.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.18%) Mesos
Vendors
1 129 (22.79%) Oracle
2 62 (10.95%) Microsoft
3 16 (2.83%) SAP
4 13 (2.30%) Tableau
5 9 (1.59%) Cognos
6 8 (1.41%) Google
7 7 (1.24%) Adobe
8 6 (1.06%) Blackboard
8 6 (1.06%) Sitecore
9 4 (0.71%) Mapbox
9 4 (0.71%) Zend
10 2 (0.35%) Autodesk
10 2 (0.35%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.18%) Alteryx
11 1 (0.18%) Apple
11 1 (0.18%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.18%) Pegasus
Chelmsford, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Flexitime
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Gym, Health Care & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Witham, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-on-sea, Essex
Prime Appointments Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Witham, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Witham, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wickford, Essex
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum Up to £35,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k + Excellent Bens inc. Pension, Laptop, Life Assurance + more!
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Witham, Essex
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Salary: up to 45k + Pension, 25 days, training and more!
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 24k + Training + Contributory pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Jobg8.com
Salary: Up to 40k depending on experience
Posted: 18 days ago
Brentwood
Client Server
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Brentwood
Client Server
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
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Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive plus company benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Essex
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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