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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Rank 1 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 256 322 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 28.16% 27.54% 24.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.63% 28.35% 25.65%
Number of salaries quoted 220 283 271
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,429 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
864 1136 1232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.05% 97.18% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 646 876 989
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 February 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 19 February 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 86 £50,000 +42.85% 10
Chelmsford -2 32 £37,500 -3.84% 8
Brentwood +8 12 £47,500 -20.83% 3
Saffron Walden +3 10 £39,865 -3.35% 1
Witham +3 6 £43,750 +9.37% 3
Basildon +16 4 £35,000 -1.40%
Braintree +1 4 £45,000 -
Harlow -1 4 £50,000 +14.28% 3
Southend-on-Sea -1 4 £37,500 -
Loughton - 4 £42,500 -
Leigh-on-Sea 0 1 £50,000 -4.76%
Halstead - 1 £40,000 -
Developer
East of England

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 297 (51.03%) JavaScript
2 268 (46.05%) HTML
3 262 (45.02%) .NET
4 260 (44.67%) SQL
5 243 (41.75%) C#
6 224 (38.49%) CSS
7 169 (29.04%) SQL Server
8 163 (28.01%) MVC
9 151 (25.95%) Degree
10 148 (25.43%) Oracle
10 148 (25.43%) ASP.NET
11 147 (25.26%) Java
12 138 (23.71%) Agile Software Development
13 122 (20.96%) Computer Science
14 118 (20.27%) Relational Database
15 117 (20.10%) Web Development
16 112 (19.24%) jQuery
17 97 (16.67%) PL/SQL
17 97 (16.67%) Ajax
18 83 (14.26%) Linux
18 83 (14.26%) JBoss
19 82 (14.09%) .NET Framework
20 81 (13.92%) Finance
21 79 (13.57%) T-SQL
21 79 (13.57%) RDBMS
22 77 (13.23%) Team Foundation Server
23 76 (13.06%) OOP
24 75 (12.89%) VB.NET
24 75 (12.89%) WebSphere
25 73 (12.54%) Web Services

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 83 (14.26%) JBoss
2 75 (12.89%) WebSphere
3 55 (9.45%) WebLogic
4 44 (7.56%) GlassFish
5 25 (4.30%) Tomcat
6 23 (3.95%) Apache
7 19 (3.26%) SharePoint
8 13 (2.23%) WordPress
9 11 (1.89%) IIS
10 9 (1.55%) Apache Geronimo
10 9 (1.55%) CMS
11 6 (1.03%) Moodle
12 5 (0.86%) nginx
12 5 (0.86%) OpenStack
12 5 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.69%) Drupal
14 3 (0.52%) Apache Pig
14 3 (0.52%) Apache Solr
14 3 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 42 (7.22%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.09%) Photoshop
3 14 (2.41%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (1.37%) MS Office
4 8 (1.37%) SPSS
5 2 (0.34%) Autodesk Inventor
5 2 (0.34%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.34%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.34%) Revit
6 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.17%) Weka
Business Applications
1 10 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.55%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (1.03%) Magento
4 5 (0.86%) Movex
5 3 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.34%) SAP APO
6 2 (0.34%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.34%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.34%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.34%) SAP MM
6 2 (0.34%) SAP QM
6 2 (0.34%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.17%) assyst
7 1 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.17%) osCommerce
7 1 (0.17%) ProductWriter
7 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.86%) GitHub
4 4 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.34%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.20%) Internet
2 6 (1.03%) HTTP
3 5 (0.86%) DNS
3 5 (0.86%) Intranet
3 5 (0.86%) Skype
4 2 (0.34%) SSL
5 1 (0.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (29.04%) SQL Server
2 118 (20.27%) Relational Database
3 79 (13.57%) RDBMS
4 73 (12.54%) Oracle Database
5 69 (11.86%) MySQL
6 48 (8.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 37 (6.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 35 (6.01%) SQL Server 2012
9 33 (5.67%) QlikView
10 25 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
11 24 (4.12%) NoSQL
11 24 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 22 (3.78%) Big Data
13 21 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
14 19 (3.26%) MongoDB
15 18 (3.09%) CouchDB
15 18 (3.09%) Qlik Sense
16 16 (2.75%) Neo4j
17 15 (2.58%) Data Mining
18 12 (2.06%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 77 (13.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 57 (9.79%) Visual Studio
3 41 (7.04%) Maven
4 38 (6.53%) Ant
5 35 (6.01%) Gradle
6 34 (5.84%) Git (software)
7 17 (2.92%) JIRA
8 9 (1.55%) Jenkins
9 8 (1.37%) Moq
9 8 (1.37%) MSTest
9 8 (1.37%) Rhino Mocks
9 8 (1.37%) Subversion
9 8 (1.37%) Xcode
10 7 (1.20%) Octopus Deploy
11 6 (1.03%) Selenium
11 6 (1.03%) SpecFlow
12 5 (0.86%) gulp
12 5 (0.86%) JUnit
13 3 (0.52%) TeamCity
14 2 (0.34%) NUnit
General
1 81 (13.92%) Finance
2 22 (3.78%) Automotive
3 16 (2.75%) Marketing
4 13 (2.23%) Banking
5 9 (1.55%) Advertising
6 8 (1.37%) Music Industry
7 7 (1.20%) Retail
8 6 (1.03%) Law
9 5 (0.86%) Legal
10 4 (0.69%) Back Office
11 3 (0.52%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.52%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.17%) Electronics
12 1 (0.17%) Games
12 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (46.05%) HTML
2 262 (45.02%) .NET
3 224 (38.49%) CSS
4 148 (25.43%) ASP.NET
5 112 (19.24%) jQuery
6 97 (16.67%) Ajax
7 82 (14.09%) .NET Framework
8 73 (12.54%) Web Services
9 67 (11.51%) AngularJS
10 66 (11.34%) J2EE
11 59 (10.14%) Java EE
12 56 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC
13 55 (9.45%) WCF
14 53 (9.11%) JMS
15 52 (8.93%) HTML5
15 52 (8.93%) Swing
16 51 (8.76%) WPF
17 48 (8.25%) Entity Framework
17 48 (8.25%) Hibernate
18 43 (7.39%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 122 (20.96%) Computer Science
2 35 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (3.44%) User Experience
5 15 (2.58%) N-Tier
6 13 (2.23%) Visualisation
7 12 (2.06%) Mobile App
8 10 (1.72%) Informatics
9 9 (1.55%) Data Extraction
10 7 (1.20%) Animation
11 6 (1.03%) Internet of Things
11 6 (1.03%) iPad
11 6 (1.03%) Learning Management System
11 6 (1.03%) Mathematics
11 6 (1.03%) Replication
11 6 (1.03%) VLE
12 5 (0.86%) Health Informatics
12 5 (0.86%) Inversion of Control
12 5 (0.86%) iPhone
13 4 (0.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 83 (14.26%) Linux
2 29 (4.98%) Windows
3 22 (3.78%) Apple iOS
4 20 (3.44%) Android
5 16 (2.75%) Unix
6 6 (1.03%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.34%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (28.01%) MVC
2 138 (23.71%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (20.10%) Web Development
4 76 (13.06%) OOP
5 72 (12.37%) OO
6 71 (12.20%) SDLC
7 69 (11.86%) E-Commerce
8 64 (11.00%) Unit Testing
9 57 (9.79%) Business Intelligence
10 53 (9.11%) TDD
11 49 (8.42%) ETL
12 44 (7.56%) Software Engineering
13 37 (6.36%) Front End Development
13 37 (6.36%) Workflow
14 31 (5.33%) Open Source
15 29 (4.98%) OOD
15 29 (4.98%) Wealth Management
16 27 (4.64%) Scrum
17 26 (4.47%) Mentoring
18 25 (4.30%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 297 (51.03%) JavaScript
2 260 (44.67%) SQL
3 243 (41.75%) C#
4 147 (25.26%) Java
5 97 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 79 (13.57%) T-SQL
7 75 (12.89%) VB.NET
8 59 (10.14%) PHP
9 22 (3.78%) C++
10 15 (2.58%) Perl
10 15 (2.58%) Python
11 13 (2.23%) VBA
12 11 (1.89%) Ruby
12 11 (1.89%) Shell Script
13 10 (1.72%) Apple Swift
13 10 (1.72%) VB
14 9 (1.55%) Objective-C
15 8 (1.37%) C
15 8 (1.37%) XAML
16 7 (1.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 151 (25.95%) Degree
2 8 (1.37%) OCP
2 8 (1.37%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.69%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.52%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.34%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.34%) MCP
6 2 (0.34%) MCTS
7 1 (0.17%) CISSP
7 1 (0.17%) GSEC
7 1 (0.17%) PhD
7 1 (0.17%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.01%) QA
2 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (0.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.17%) Docker
2 1 (0.17%) HDFS
2 1 (0.17%) KVM
2 1 (0.17%) LXC
2 1 (0.17%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 1 (0.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.17%) Mesos
Vendors
1 148 (25.43%) Oracle
2 68 (11.68%) Microsoft
3 15 (2.58%) SAP
4 14 (2.41%) Tableau
5 10 (1.72%) Cognos
6 8 (1.37%) Google
7 6 (1.03%) Adobe
7 6 (1.03%) Blackboard
7 6 (1.03%) Sitecore
8 4 (0.69%) Zend
9 3 (0.52%) Mapbox
10 2 (0.34%) Autodesk
10 2 (0.34%) DevExpress
10 2 (0.34%) IBM
11 1 (0.17%) Apple
11 1 (0.17%) Facebook
11 1 (0.17%) Lotus
11 1 (0.17%) Pegasus
11 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.17%) Twitter
Chelmsford, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Essex
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Gym, Health Care & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wickford, Essex
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Salt
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Witham, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens, flexi time, pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £38k - 43k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
Witham, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 45k + Pension, 25 days, training and more!
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Tec Partners
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maldon, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Witham, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k + Excellent Bens inc. Pension, Laptop, Life Assurance + more!
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,500 per annum plus exceptional benefits including
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £0 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 24k + Training + Contributory pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 6 days ago