The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford 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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 44 39 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 26.67% 26.17% 44.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.21% 27.08% 46.48%
Number of salaries quoted 42 37 31
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +9.15%
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 Chelmsford 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
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
156 144 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 94.55% 96.64% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 140 134 63
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,773 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Developer
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Developer Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Developer
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 57 (54.81%) MVC
2 55 (52.88%) Java
3 52 (50.00%) SQL
4 41 (39.42%) Degree
5 39 (37.50%) Unit Testing
6 34 (32.69%) C#
7 33 (31.73%) SDLC
8 32 (30.77%) .NET
8 32 (30.77%) Spring
8 32 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (28.85%) Struts
10 27 (25.96%) ASP.NET
10 27 (25.96%) HTML
10 27 (25.96%) ASP.NET MVC
11 26 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 25 (24.04%) J2EE
12 25 (24.04%) Spring MVC
12 25 (24.04%) JPA
12 25 (24.04%) Analytical Skills
13 22 (21.15%) JSP
14 21 (20.19%) SQL Server
15 19 (18.27%) Servlets
15 19 (18.27%) JavaScript
15 19 (18.27%) Java SE
16 18 (17.31%) Windows
17 17 (16.35%) VB.NET
17 17 (16.35%) XML
17 17 (16.35%) .NET Framework
17 17 (16.35%) Entity Framework
18 16 (15.38%) Razor View Engine

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 14 (13.46%) SharePoint 2013
3 13 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 10 (9.62%) JBoss
5 1 (0.96%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.96%) CMS
5 1 (0.96%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.96%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.96%) WordPress
5 1 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.96%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.96%) Office 365
1 1 (0.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.96%) Intranet
1 1 (0.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.19%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (7.69%) SAP BW
4 5 (4.81%) MySQL
5 4 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (2.88%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.96%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.96%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (12.50%) Selenium
1 13 (12.50%) Moq
1 13 (12.50%) SpecFlow
1 13 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 13 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.96%) Gradle
2 1 (0.96%) Mockito
2 1 (0.96%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (0.96%) jMock
2 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.96%) Ant
2 1 (0.96%) JUnit
2 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.96%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.96%) Subversion
2 1 (0.96%) Maven
General
1 12 (11.54%) Retail
2 8 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (6.73%) Automotive
4 1 (0.96%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.96%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (30.77%) .NET
1 32 (30.77%) Spring
2 30 (28.85%) Struts
3 27 (25.96%) ASP.NET
3 27 (25.96%) HTML
3 27 (25.96%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (24.04%) JPA
4 25 (24.04%) Spring MVC
4 25 (24.04%) J2EE
5 22 (21.15%) JSP
6 19 (18.27%) Servlets
6 19 (18.27%) Java SE
7 17 (16.35%) .NET Framework
7 17 (16.35%) XML
7 17 (16.35%) Entity Framework
8 16 (15.38%) WinForms
8 16 (15.38%) WPF
8 16 (15.38%) LINQ
8 16 (15.38%) jQuery
8 16 (15.38%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 25 (24.04%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.58%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.96%) User Experience
3 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.96%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.31%) Windows
2 4 (3.85%) Android
2 4 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (54.81%) MVC
2 39 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 33 (31.73%) SDLC
4 32 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (14.42%) DSDM
6 14 (13.46%) Software Engineering
6 14 (13.46%) Waterfall
7 13 (12.50%) OO
8 10 (9.62%) TDD
9 8 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (7.69%) Functional Testing
10 5 (4.81%) Document Management
10 5 (4.81%) Validation
11 4 (3.85%) Configuration Management
11 4 (3.85%) Business Analysis
11 4 (3.85%) Change Control
11 4 (3.85%) Mentoring
11 4 (3.85%) iOS Development
12 3 (2.88%) Android Development
12 3 (2.88%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 55 (52.88%) Java
2 52 (50.00%) SQL
3 34 (32.69%) C#
4 19 (18.27%) JavaScript
5 17 (16.35%) VB.NET
6 16 (15.38%) T-SQL
7 13 (12.50%) PowerShell
8 8 (7.69%) ABAP
9 2 (1.92%) PHP
10 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.96%) Perl
10 1 (0.96%) C++
10 1 (0.96%) Python
10 1 (0.96%) C
Qualifications
1 41 (39.42%) Degree
Vendors
1 26 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.46%) Sitecore
3 8 (7.69%) SAP
4 3 (2.88%) Oracle
5 1 (0.96%) Adobe
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago