The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Southend-on-Sea 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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 11 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 32.35% 33.33% 94.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.35% 36.36% 94.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 16
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -
Developer
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southend-on-Sea 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
Southend-on-Sea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
34 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 100.00% 91.67% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 19 17
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,775 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £40,000 £44,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

Developer
Salary Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

Developer Salary Trend in Southend-on-Sea

Developer
Salary Histogram in Southend-on-Sea

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Southend-on-Sea region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Southend-on-Sea

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southend-on-Sea 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 30 (78.95%) C#
1 30 (78.95%) JavaScript
1 30 (78.95%) .NET
2 28 (73.68%) SQL Server
3 23 (60.53%) MVC
4 18 (47.37%) HTML
5 17 (44.74%) CSS
5 17 (44.74%) XML
6 16 (42.11%) SQL
6 16 (42.11%) Umbraco
7 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET
8 12 (31.58%) jQuery
9 10 (26.32%) CMS
10 9 (23.68%) Finance
10 9 (23.68%) JSON
10 9 (23.68%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (21.05%) B2B
11 8 (21.05%) B2C
12 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
12 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2000
12 7 (18.42%) WinForms
12 7 (18.42%) Web Services
12 7 (18.42%) XSD
12 7 (18.42%) XSL
12 7 (18.42%) Windows
12 7 (18.42%) XHTML
12 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
12 7 (18.42%) E-Commerce
12 7 (18.42%) DHTML
12 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southend-on-Sea 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 16 (42.11%) Umbraco
2 10 (26.32%) CMS
3 5 (13.16%) IIS
4 4 (10.53%) DNN
4 4 (10.53%) Immediacy CMS
4 4 (10.53%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (10.53%) Kentico
4 4 (10.53%) Node.js
4 4 (10.53%) Sitefinity
5 1 (2.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) LDAP
1 1 (2.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (73.68%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2000
2 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (13.16%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio
1 7 (18.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (13.16%) Subversion
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (78.95%) .NET
2 18 (47.37%) HTML
3 17 (44.74%) CSS
3 17 (44.74%) XML
4 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET
5 12 (31.58%) jQuery
6 9 (23.68%) JSON
6 9 (23.68%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (18.42%) .NET Framework
7 7 (18.42%) WPF
7 7 (18.42%) Silverlight
7 7 (18.42%) Web Services
7 7 (18.42%) DHTML
7 7 (18.42%) XSD
7 7 (18.42%) XSL
7 7 (18.42%) XHTML
7 7 (18.42%) WinForms
8 6 (15.79%) WCF
8 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Data Protection Act
1 5 (13.16%) N-Tier
1 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (10.53%) Streaming Music
3 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Social Media
4 1 (2.63%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) UNIX
3 1 (2.63%) Fedora
3 1 (2.63%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) MVC
2 8 (21.05%) B2B
2 8 (21.05%) B2C
3 7 (18.42%) E-Commerce
3 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
4 6 (15.79%) TDD
4 6 (15.79%) Content Management
5 5 (13.16%) Web Development
5 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
5 5 (13.16%) Data Protection
5 5 (13.16%) Change Control
6 4 (10.53%) Web Application Development
6 4 (10.53%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (10.53%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (5.26%) User Stories
7 2 (5.26%) Scrum
7 2 (5.26%) Web Design
8 1 (2.63%) SEO
8 1 (2.63%) OO
8 1 (2.63%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 30 (78.95%) C#
1 30 (78.95%) JavaScript
2 16 (42.11%) SQL
3 6 (15.79%) VBScript
4 2 (5.26%) C
4 2 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.63%) Java
5 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) Alterian
2 4 (10.53%) EPiServer
2 4 (10.53%) Sitecore
2 4 (10.53%) Ektron
3 1 (2.63%) Zend
3 1 (2.63%) JBoss