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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 308 342 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 32.12% 27.54% 26.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.26% 28.38% 27.77%
Number of salaries quoted 274 310 326
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
926 1205 1361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.56% 97.02% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 741 964 1136
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 69 £38,000 +33.33% 4
Southend-on-Sea -1 46 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Basildon +13 32 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Chelmsford -2 22 £38,500 +2.66% 1
Brentwood +12 14 £27,750 -41.57% 2
Saffron Walden -1 7 £47,500 +11.76%
Wickford - 5 £35,000 - 3
Leigh-on-Sea 0 3 £22,500 -40.00%
Dunmow - 3 £26,000 -
Harlow -6 2 £37,500 -31.81% 1
Purfleet -1 1 £52,500 +50.00%
Developer
East of England

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 367 (57.80%) JavaScript
2 364 (57.32%) .NET
3 360 (56.69%) C#
4 328 (51.65%) HTML
5 305 (48.03%) CSS
6 265 (41.73%) SQL Server
7 245 (38.58%) jQuery
8 244 (38.43%) ASP.NET
9 234 (36.85%) SQL
10 231 (36.38%) MVC
11 207 (32.60%) Web Development
12 163 (25.67%) Ajax
13 158 (24.88%) Computer Science
14 137 (21.57%) VB.NET
15 132 (20.79%) Degree
16 129 (20.31%) Microsoft
17 126 (19.84%) Finance
18 112 (17.64%) Relational Database
19 108 (17.01%) E-Commerce
20 107 (16.85%) Agile Software Development
21 105 (16.54%) Java
22 94 (14.80%) Team Foundation Server
23 93 (14.65%) Oracle
23 93 (14.65%) Front End Development
24 90 (14.17%) ASP.NET MVC
25 88 (13.86%) WCF
26 81 (12.76%) Visual Studio
27 79 (12.44%) OO
27 79 (12.44%) Mobile App
28 77 (12.13%) User Experience

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 76 (11.97%) CMS
2 46 (7.24%) JBoss
3 34 (5.35%) WebSphere
4 31 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 31 (4.88%) WebLogic
5 13 (2.05%) Node.js
6 12 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
6 12 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
7 11 (1.73%) Umbraco
8 8 (1.26%) Apache
9 7 (1.10%) GlassFish
10 4 (0.63%) IIS
10 4 (0.63%) WordPress
11 3 (0.47%) NetWeaver
12 2 (0.31%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.31%) Joomla!
12 2 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.16%) Content Management Server
13 1 (0.16%) Drupal
13 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 62 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.83%) MS Office
3 13 (2.05%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.16%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (0.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.31%) Magento
3 2 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.16%) AWD
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.47%) SaaS
3 2 (0.31%) GitHub
4 1 (0.16%) Firebase
4 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.73%) Internet
2 4 (0.63%) Ethernet
3 3 (0.47%) HTTP
4 2 (0.31%) FTP
4 2 (0.31%) SSL
5 1 (0.16%) Intranet
5 1 (0.16%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 265 (41.73%) SQL Server
2 112 (17.64%) Relational Database
3 77 (12.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 71 (11.18%) MySQL
5 44 (6.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 43 (6.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 36 (5.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 34 (5.35%) Oracle Database
9 29 (4.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 28 (4.41%) RDBMS
11 11 (1.73%) SQL Server 2014
12 10 (1.57%) MS Access
12 10 (1.57%) NoSQL
13 8 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (1.10%) SAP BW
15 6 (0.94%) Big Data
15 6 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
15 6 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
16 5 (0.79%) MongoDB
16 5 (0.79%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 94 (14.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 81 (12.76%) Visual Studio
3 23 (3.62%) Git (software)
4 20 (3.15%) Subversion
5 19 (2.99%) NUnit
6 18 (2.83%) Moq
7 13 (2.05%) Maven
7 13 (2.05%) Rhino Mocks
8 11 (1.73%) MSTest
9 9 (1.42%) Gradle
9 9 (1.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 7 (1.10%) Ant
11 6 (0.94%) JUnit
12 5 (0.79%) NetBeans
13 4 (0.63%) TeamCity
14 2 (0.31%) Eclipse
14 2 (0.31%) Gerrit
14 2 (0.31%) HP UFT
14 2 (0.31%) Jenkins
14 2 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
General
1 126 (19.84%) Finance
2 24 (3.78%) Telecoms
3 23 (3.62%) Banking
4 14 (2.20%) Marketing
5 12 (1.89%) Retail
6 9 (1.42%) Advertising
6 9 (1.42%) Automotive
7 7 (1.10%) Law
8 5 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (0.79%) Publishing
9 3 (0.47%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.47%) Music Industry
10 2 (0.31%) Back Office
10 2 (0.31%) Legal
11 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.16%) Games
11 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 364 (57.32%) .NET
2 328 (51.65%) HTML
3 305 (48.03%) CSS
4 245 (38.58%) jQuery
5 244 (38.43%) ASP.NET
6 163 (25.67%) Ajax
7 90 (14.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 88 (13.86%) WCF
9 70 (11.02%) Web Services
10 67 (10.55%) .NET Framework
11 60 (9.45%) WPF
12 58 (9.13%) J2EE
13 54 (8.50%) AngularJS
14 52 (8.19%) HTML5
15 50 (7.87%) Entity Framework
15 50 (7.87%) XML
16 44 (6.93%) Swing
17 42 (6.61%) Laravel
18 39 (6.14%) Symfony
19 37 (5.83%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 158 (24.88%) Computer Science
2 79 (12.44%) Mobile App
3 77 (12.13%) User Experience
4 35 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
5 31 (4.88%) Mathematics
6 11 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (1.57%) Driving Licence
7 10 (1.57%) Statistics
8 9 (1.42%) Inversion of Control
9 8 (1.26%) Biology
9 8 (1.26%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.10%) EPoS
11 6 (0.94%) Internet of Things
12 5 (0.79%) Data Structures
13 4 (0.63%) Photography
13 4 (0.63%) Smartphone
13 4 (0.63%) SWIFT
14 3 (0.47%) Life Science
14 3 (0.47%) Streaming Music
14 3 (0.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 40 (6.30%) Windows
2 23 (3.62%) Linux
3 13 (2.05%) Unix
4 12 (1.89%) Android
4 12 (1.89%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.26%) Windows 7
5 8 (1.26%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (36.38%) MVC
2 207 (32.60%) Web Development
3 108 (17.01%) E-Commerce
4 107 (16.85%) Agile Software Development
5 93 (14.65%) Front End Development
6 79 (12.44%) OO
7 61 (9.61%) Software Engineering
8 58 (9.13%) OOP
9 53 (8.35%) Workflow
10 48 (7.56%) Project Management
11 47 (7.40%) Unit Testing
12 43 (6.77%) TDD
13 39 (6.14%) Analytics
14 38 (5.98%) SDLC
15 37 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
15 37 (5.83%) ETL
16 34 (5.35%) Open Source
17 30 (4.72%) Dependency Injection
18 26 (4.09%) Wealth Management
19 22 (3.46%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 367 (57.80%) JavaScript
2 360 (56.69%) C#
3 234 (36.85%) SQL
4 137 (21.57%) VB.NET
5 105 (16.54%) Java
6 66 (10.39%) PHP
7 44 (6.93%) PL/SQL
8 43 (6.77%) T-SQL
9 19 (2.99%) C++
10 15 (2.36%) Python
11 14 (2.20%) ABAP
11 14 (2.20%) Perl
12 12 (1.89%) C
13 8 (1.26%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.26%) VB
13 8 (1.26%) VBA
14 6 (0.94%) XAML
15 5 (0.79%) Apple Swift
15 5 (0.79%) Scala
15 5 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 132 (20.79%) Degree
2 7 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (0.94%) MCSD
4 4 (0.63%) PhD
4 4 (0.63%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.63%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.31%) MCAD
5 2 (0.31%) MCP
6 1 (0.16%) MCPD
6 1 (0.16%) MCTS
6 1 (0.16%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.57%) QA
2 3 (0.47%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.31%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 129 (20.31%) Microsoft
2 93 (14.65%) Oracle
3 29 (4.57%) Tableau
4 16 (2.52%) SAP
5 9 (1.42%) Google
6 5 (0.79%) Telerik
7 4 (0.63%) Facebook
8 3 (0.47%) Adobe
8 3 (0.47%) IBM
8 3 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.47%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.31%) Anaplan
9 2 (0.31%) Zend
10 1 (0.16%) Apple
10 1 (0.16%) Citrix
10 1 (0.16%) Cognos
10 1 (0.16%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.16%) LabVantage
10 1 (0.16%) Netezza
Southend-on-sea, Essex
ARC IT Recruitment
Posted: 9 hours ago
Harlow, Essex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £35000 Per Annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tiptree, Essex
Jobg8
Salary: Up to 45k depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wickford, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus) +
Posted: 4 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + exceptional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wickford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wickford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Braintree, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
TDA Group
Salary: £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Colchester
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £27,000 - £28,000 + Company Bonus Scheme
Posted: 16 days ago
Colchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Simon James IT
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago