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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 60 57 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 43.48% 28.93% 33.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 43.80% 30.32% 34.85%
Number of salaries quoted 58 55 21
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
137 188 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 99.28% 95.43% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 131 175 57
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 70 (55.12%) MVC
2 68 (53.54%) SQL
3 61 (48.03%) Java
4 47 (37.01%) C#
4 47 (37.01%) .NET
5 43 (33.86%) Unit Testing
6 42 (33.07%) ASP.NET
7 41 (32.28%) ASP.NET MVC
8 39 (30.71%) Microsoft
9 36 (28.35%) Struts
9 36 (28.35%) Degree
10 34 (26.77%) Spring
11 33 (25.98%) HTML
12 32 (25.20%) JPA
13 28 (22.05%) JavaScript
14 27 (21.26%) Agile Software Development
14 27 (21.26%) .NET Framework
14 27 (21.26%) Spring MVC
15 26 (20.47%) WPF
15 26 (20.47%) WinForms
15 26 (20.47%) Windows
15 26 (20.47%) Razor View Engine
16 25 (19.69%) SQL Server
16 25 (19.69%) J2EE
16 25 (19.69%) VB.NET
16 25 (19.69%) Java SE
17 23 (18.11%) T-SQL
17 23 (18.11%) CSS
17 23 (18.11%) JSP
17 23 (18.11%) Analytical Skills

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 15 (11.81%) SharePoint
2 14 (11.02%) SharePoint 2013
3 13 (10.24%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (7.09%) JBoss
5 1 (0.79%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.79%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (10.24%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.79%) Office 365
2 1 (0.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.87%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.79%) Intranet
2 1 (0.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (19.69%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (6.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (5.51%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (2.36%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.57%) MySQL
6 2 (1.57%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.79%) SQL CLR
7 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.79%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (14.17%) Moq
2 13 (10.24%) SpecFlow
2 13 (10.24%) Selenium
2 13 (10.24%) Jenkins
2 13 (10.24%) Octopus Deploy
3 10 (7.87%) LabVIEW
4 5 (3.94%) JUnit
4 5 (3.94%) NUnit
4 5 (3.94%) MSTest
4 5 (3.94%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.36%) Mockito
5 3 (2.36%) jMock
5 3 (2.36%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.57%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.57%) Subversion
7 1 (0.79%) Maven
7 1 (0.79%) Xcode
7 1 (0.79%) Gradle
7 1 (0.79%) Ant
General
1 5 (3.94%) Automotive
2 3 (2.36%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.57%) Retail
3 2 (1.57%) Marketing
4 1 (0.79%) Local Government
4 1 (0.79%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (37.01%) .NET
2 42 (33.07%) ASP.NET
3 41 (32.28%) ASP.NET MVC
4 36 (28.35%) Struts
5 34 (26.77%) Spring
6 33 (25.98%) HTML
7 32 (25.20%) JPA
8 27 (21.26%) .NET Framework
8 27 (21.26%) Spring MVC
9 26 (20.47%) WPF
9 26 (20.47%) WinForms
9 26 (20.47%) Razor View Engine
10 25 (19.69%) J2EE
10 25 (19.69%) Java SE
11 23 (18.11%) CSS
11 23 (18.11%) JSP
12 22 (17.32%) Entity Framework
13 21 (16.54%) jQuery
14 18 (14.17%) JSON
14 18 (14.17%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.11%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.24%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.94%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (3.94%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.15%) Open Source
5 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (20.47%) Windows
2 4 (3.15%) Linux
3 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (55.12%) MVC
2 43 (33.86%) Unit Testing
3 27 (21.26%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (14.96%) Software Engineering
5 14 (11.02%) DSDM
5 14 (11.02%) Waterfall
6 12 (9.45%) TDD
7 9 (7.09%) Web Application Development
8 7 (5.51%) Mentoring
8 7 (5.51%) OO
9 6 (4.72%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (4.72%) Change Control
9 6 (4.72%) Scrum
9 6 (4.72%) Web Development
10 5 (3.94%) Dependency Injection
10 5 (3.94%) MVVM
10 5 (3.94%) Kanban
11 4 (3.15%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (3.15%) Mobile Application Development
12 3 (2.36%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (53.54%) SQL
2 61 (48.03%) Java
3 47 (37.01%) C#
4 28 (22.05%) JavaScript
5 25 (19.69%) VB.NET
6 23 (18.11%) T-SQL
7 13 (10.24%) PowerShell
8 10 (7.87%) C
9 4 (3.15%) PHP
10 3 (2.36%) ABAP
11 1 (0.79%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.79%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.79%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.79%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.79%) C++
Qualifications
1 36 (28.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 39 (30.71%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.24%) Sitecore
3 7 (5.51%) Business Objects
4 3 (2.36%) SAP
5 2 (1.57%) Tableau
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle
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