The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Degree
Essex / Colchester
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 14 26
Rank change year-on-year +10 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 69 36 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 29.49% 16.14% 7.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 74.19% 67.92% 52.17%
Number of salaries quoted 65 32 12
Median salary £47,500 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% +27.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Degree is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester.

Academic & Professional Certification
Colchester
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 93 53 23
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester 39.74% 23.77% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 81 49 21
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Colchester citing Degree as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Colchester

Degree
Salary Trend in Colchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree in Colchester.

Salary trend for Degree in Colchester

Degree
Salary Histogram in Colchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Colchester over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Colchester

Degree
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Colchester region with a requirement for Degree.

1 67 (62.62%) Oracle
2 66 (61.68%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (60.75%) Computer Science
4 60 (56.07%) Java
5 45 (42.06%) JavaScript
5 45 (42.06%) HTML
5 45 (42.06%) CSS
6 42 (39.25%) JBoss
7 39 (36.45%) E-Commerce
8 37 (34.58%) Oracle Database
9 34 (31.78%) Swing
9 34 (31.78%) OOP
9 34 (31.78%) OO
10 33 (30.84%) PL/SQL
11 32 (29.91%) J2EE
11 32 (29.91%) Relational Database
11 32 (29.91%) Ajax
11 32 (29.91%) WebSphere
12 30 (28.04%) WebLogic
13 27 (25.23%) SQL Server
14 23 (21.50%) Hibernate
14 23 (21.50%) Ant
14 23 (21.50%) Maven
15 22 (20.56%) Windows
15 22 (20.56%) Linux
16 21 (19.63%) Software Engineering
16 21 (19.63%) NoSQL
17 20 (18.69%) Capacity Management
17 20 (18.69%) Service Delivery
17 20 (18.69%) Configuration Management

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester 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 42 (39.25%) JBoss
2 32 (29.91%) WebSphere
3 30 (28.04%) WebLogic
4 12 (11.21%) GlassFish
4 12 (11.21%) Tomcat
5 11 (10.28%) Apache Pig
5 11 (10.28%) Apache Spark
5 11 (10.28%) Documentum
6 9 (8.41%) IIS
6 9 (8.41%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.87%) Apache
7 2 (1.87%) Apache Geronimo
7 2 (1.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.87%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (4.67%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.80%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) Weka
Business Applications
1 4 (3.74%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.87%) iTunes
1 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.28%) Kerberos
1 11 (10.28%) LDAP
2 9 (8.41%) HTTP
3 2 (1.87%) VPN
4 1 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (34.58%) Oracle Database
2 32 (29.91%) Relational Database
3 27 (25.23%) SQL Server
4 21 (19.63%) NoSQL
5 15 (14.02%) MySQL
6 14 (13.08%) RDBMS
7 11 (10.28%) Big Data
7 11 (10.28%) CouchDB
7 11 (10.28%) Hadoop
7 11 (10.28%) MongoDB
8 10 (9.35%) Data Mining
9 7 (6.54%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (5.61%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (5.61%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.93%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.93%) GIS
12 1 (0.93%) Mahout
12 1 (0.93%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 23 (21.50%) Ant
1 23 (21.50%) Maven
2 15 (14.02%) Git (software)
3 13 (12.15%) Gradle
4 5 (4.67%) gulp
5 2 (1.87%) JIRA
6 1 (0.93%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.93%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.93%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.93%) NetBeans
General
1 5 (4.67%) Automotive
2 4 (3.74%) Billing
3 2 (1.87%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.93%) Electronics
4 1 (0.93%) Finance
4 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 70 (65.42%) Developer
2 50 (46.73%) Oracle Developer
3 48 (44.86%) Java Developer
4 30 (28.04%) Agile Developer
4 30 (28.04%) Agile Java Developer
4 30 (28.04%) J2EE Developer
4 30 (28.04%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 25 (23.36%) Senior Developer
5 25 (23.36%) Senior Java Developer
6 24 (22.43%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 20 (18.69%) Java Programmer
7 20 (18.69%) Programmer
8 19 (17.76%) Senior Java Programmer
8 19 (17.76%) Senior Programmer
9 18 (16.82%) Lead Developer
10 17 (15.89%) J2EE Programmer
10 17 (15.89%) Senior Agile Developer
10 17 (15.89%) Senior Agile Java Developer
10 17 (15.89%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 17 (15.89%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (42.06%) CSS
1 45 (42.06%) HTML
2 34 (31.78%) Swing
3 32 (29.91%) Ajax
3 32 (29.91%) J2EE
4 23 (21.50%) Hibernate
5 15 (14.02%) .NET
5 15 (14.02%) Spring
5 15 (14.02%) Spring MVC
6 14 (13.08%) Java EE
7 13 (12.15%) JMS
8 10 (9.35%) Servlets
9 7 (6.54%) EJB
9 7 (6.54%) jQuery
10 5 (4.67%) CSS3
10 5 (4.67%) HTML5
10 5 (4.67%) JSP
10 5 (4.67%) LESS
10 5 (4.67%) Sass
10 5 (4.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 65 (60.75%) Computer Science
2 15 (14.02%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (6.54%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.80%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.87%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.87%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (1.87%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.93%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.56%) Linux
1 22 (20.56%) Windows
2 11 (10.28%) Windows Server
3 9 (8.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (4.67%) Android
4 5 (4.67%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.87%) Unix
5 2 (1.87%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.87%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.87%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (61.68%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (36.45%) E-Commerce
3 34 (31.78%) OO
3 34 (31.78%) OOP
4 21 (19.63%) Software Engineering
5 20 (18.69%) Capacity Management
5 20 (18.69%) Configuration Management
5 20 (18.69%) Service Delivery
6 16 (14.95%) MVC
7 14 (13.08%) Open Source
8 13 (12.15%) ITIL
9 11 (10.28%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (10.28%) Data Management
9 11 (10.28%) Data Modelling
10 9 (8.41%) Network Load Balancing
10 9 (8.41%) Performance Management
11 7 (6.54%) ETL
11 7 (6.54%) Logical Data Model
11 7 (6.54%) PDM
11 7 (6.54%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 60 (56.07%) Java
2 45 (42.06%) JavaScript
3 33 (30.84%) PL/SQL
4 18 (16.82%) SQL
5 12 (11.21%) T-SQL
6 11 (10.28%) Shell Script
7 9 (8.41%) PowerShell
8 5 (4.67%) C#
9 3 (2.80%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.93%) C
10 1 (0.93%) C++
10 1 (0.93%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (3.74%) Postgraduate
1 4 (3.74%) SAP Certification
2 3 (2.80%) ISEB
3 2 (1.87%) IIBA
3 2 (1.87%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.87%) PMP
4 1 (0.93%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (1.87%) SCCM
Vendors
1 67 (62.62%) Oracle
2 11 (10.28%) Red Hat
3 5 (4.67%) SAP
4 2 (1.87%) Apple
4 2 (1.87%) Clearswift
4 2 (1.87%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.87%) Nokia
4 2 (1.87%) Proofpoint
5 1 (0.93%) Alteryx
5 1 (0.93%) Tableau
Colchester, Essex
Tec Partners
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago