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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Essex / Colchester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 17 19
Rank change year-on-year +13 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 47 26 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 23.15% 12.62% 13.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 64.38% 49.06% 45.65%
Number of salaries quoted 39 25 20
Median salary £35,092 £45,000 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.01% +27.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,550 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,750 £50,100
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 73 53 46
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester 35.96% 25.73% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 117 61 50
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% +60.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,109 £26,250 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £47,500 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Colchester.

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 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Colchester

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 68 (58.12%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (56.41%) Oracle
3 62 (52.99%) Computer Science
4 55 (47.01%) Java
5 43 (36.75%) HTML
5 43 (36.75%) CSS
6 40 (34.19%) JavaScript
6 40 (34.19%) SQL Server
7 39 (33.33%) PL/SQL
8 36 (30.77%) E-Commerce
9 34 (29.06%) JBoss
10 32 (27.35%) OO
11 31 (26.50%) OOP
11 31 (26.50%) Swing
11 31 (26.50%) Ant
11 31 (26.50%) Hibernate
11 31 (26.50%) Maven
12 30 (25.64%) MVC
13 29 (24.79%) MySQL
13 29 (24.79%) Spring
13 29 (24.79%) Spring MVC
13 29 (24.79%) Relational Database
14 28 (23.93%) NoSQL
14 28 (23.93%) Java EE
15 26 (22.22%) Oracle Database
16 24 (20.51%) SQL
17 23 (19.66%) Software Engineering
18 22 (18.80%) Servlets
18 22 (18.80%) RDBMS
19 21 (17.95%) J2EE

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 34 (29.06%) JBoss
2 20 (17.09%) WebSphere
3 19 (16.24%) WebLogic
4 16 (13.68%) GlassFish
4 16 (13.68%) Tomcat
5 15 (12.82%) Apache Pig
5 15 (12.82%) Apache Spark
6 9 (7.69%) Documentum
7 3 (2.56%) CMS
7 3 (2.56%) IIS
7 3 (2.56%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.71%) Apache
8 2 (1.71%) Apache Geronimo
Applications
1 8 (6.84%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (6.84%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.27%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.85%) Weka
Business Applications
1 4 (3.42%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.69%) Kerberos
1 9 (7.69%) LDAP
2 2 (1.71%) HTTP
3 1 (0.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (34.19%) SQL Server
2 29 (24.79%) MySQL
2 29 (24.79%) Relational Database
3 28 (23.93%) NoSQL
4 26 (22.22%) Oracle Database
5 22 (18.80%) RDBMS
6 15 (12.82%) Big Data
6 15 (12.82%) CouchDB
6 15 (12.82%) Hadoop
6 15 (12.82%) MongoDB
7 13 (11.11%) Data Mining
8 6 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (5.13%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.85%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.85%) Geospatial Data
10 1 (0.85%) Mahout
10 1 (0.85%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.85%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 31 (26.50%) Ant
1 31 (26.50%) Maven
2 19 (16.24%) Git (software)
3 17 (14.53%) Gradle
4 9 (7.69%) Visual Studio
5 7 (5.98%) JIRA
5 7 (5.98%) JIRA Agile
6 5 (4.27%) gulp
7 4 (3.42%) Subversion
8 1 (0.85%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.85%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.85%) NetBeans
General
1 4 (3.42%) Billing
1 4 (3.42%) Marketing
2 2 (1.71%) Automotive
2 2 (1.71%) Electronics
2 2 (1.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.85%) Finance
3 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 80 (68.38%) Developer
2 49 (41.88%) Java Developer
3 46 (39.32%) Oracle Developer
4 20 (17.09%) Lead Developer
5 18 (15.38%) Agile Developer
5 18 (15.38%) Agile Java Developer
5 18 (15.38%) J2EE Developer
5 18 (15.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 17 (14.53%) Java Programmer
6 17 (14.53%) Programmer
7 16 (13.68%) Senior Developer
7 16 (13.68%) Senior Java Developer
8 13 (11.11%) Java Swing Developer
8 13 (11.11%) Senior Oracle Developer
9 10 (8.55%) Lead Java Developer
10 9 (7.69%) Administrator
10 9 (7.69%) Documentum Administrator
10 9 (7.69%) Software Engineer
10 9 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
11 8 (6.84%) Senior Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (36.75%) CSS
1 43 (36.75%) HTML
2 31 (26.50%) Hibernate
2 31 (26.50%) Swing
3 29 (24.79%) Spring
3 29 (24.79%) Spring MVC
4 28 (23.93%) Java EE
5 22 (18.80%) Servlets
6 21 (17.95%) Ajax
6 21 (17.95%) J2EE
7 18 (15.38%) .NET
8 17 (14.53%) JMS
9 15 (12.82%) JSP
10 13 (11.11%) jQuery
11 9 (7.69%) EJB
12 5 (4.27%) ASP.NET
12 5 (4.27%) CSS3
12 5 (4.27%) HTML5
12 5 (4.27%) JSON
12 5 (4.27%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 62 (52.99%) Computer Science
2 19 (16.24%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.13%) N-Tier
4 4 (3.42%) CUDA
5 3 (2.56%) Digital Media
5 3 (2.56%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.56%) User Experience
6 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.09%) Windows
2 19 (16.24%) Linux
3 9 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 8 (6.84%) Windows 7
5 7 (5.98%) Windows 10
6 5 (4.27%) Android
6 5 (4.27%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.71%) Unix
7 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (58.12%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (30.77%) E-Commerce
3 32 (27.35%) OO
4 31 (26.50%) OOP
5 30 (25.64%) MVC
6 23 (19.66%) Software Engineering
7 13 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 11 (9.40%) Capacity Management
8 11 (9.40%) Configuration Management
8 11 (9.40%) Service Delivery
9 9 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (7.69%) Data Management
9 9 (7.69%) SDLC
9 9 (7.69%) Web Development
10 8 (6.84%) Mathematics
10 8 (6.84%) Multithreading
10 8 (6.84%) Project Management
10 8 (6.84%) Scrum
11 7 (5.98%) Physics
11 7 (5.98%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 55 (47.01%) Java
2 40 (34.19%) JavaScript
3 39 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 24 (20.51%) SQL
5 16 (13.68%) C#
5 16 (13.68%) T-SQL
6 10 (8.55%) C++
7 9 (7.69%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.56%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.71%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.85%) C
10 1 (0.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (12.82%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (5.98%) PMI Certification
2 7 (5.98%) PMP
3 4 (3.42%) SAP Certification
4 1 (0.85%) ISEB
4 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.85%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) HDFS
Vendors
1 66 (56.41%) Oracle
2 11 (9.40%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 5 (4.27%) SAP
5 3 (2.56%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.85%) Alteryx
6 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.85%) Tableau
Colchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago