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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 30 41 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 30.61% 39.81% 30.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.26% 41.00% 31.96%
Number of salaries quoted 24 37 31
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
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
93 100 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 94.90% 97.09% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 82 87 80
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
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 2 October 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 45 (56.96%) C#
2 40 (50.63%) .NET
3 30 (37.97%) SQL
4 27 (34.18%) SQL Server
4 27 (34.18%) Java
5 24 (30.38%) XML
5 24 (30.38%) OO
6 22 (27.85%) VB.NET
7 21 (26.58%) CSS
8 20 (25.32%) Degree
9 18 (22.78%) .NET Framework
10 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET
10 17 (21.52%) MVC
11 16 (20.25%) MS Excel
11 16 (20.25%) Microsoft
12 15 (18.99%) HTML
13 14 (17.72%) Finance
14 13 (16.46%) T-SQL
15 12 (15.19%) C++
15 12 (15.19%) WinForms
15 12 (15.19%) WPF
16 11 (13.92%) WCF
16 11 (13.92%) JSON
16 11 (13.92%) JavaScript
16 11 (13.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 11 (13.92%) Mentoring
17 10 (12.66%) Razor View Engine
17 10 (12.66%) Struts
17 10 (12.66%) Spring
18 9 (11.39%) LINQ

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 9 (11.39%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.33%) Drupal
3 2 (2.53%) GlassFish
3 2 (2.53%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.53%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (20.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.27%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.53%) Force.com
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) Internet
2 1 (1.27%) HTTP
2 1 (1.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (34.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (5.06%) MySQL
4 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.80%) QlikView
4 3 (3.80%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.53%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.53%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Subversion
2 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.53%) Gradle
3 2 (2.53%) Maven
3 2 (2.53%) Ant
4 1 (1.27%) JUnit
General
1 14 (17.72%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Automotive
3 4 (5.06%) Back Office
3 4 (5.06%) Retail
4 2 (2.53%) Local Government
4 2 (2.53%) Marketing
4 2 (2.53%) Advertising
5 1 (1.27%) Law
5 1 (1.27%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (50.63%) .NET
2 24 (30.38%) XML
3 21 (26.58%) CSS
4 18 (22.78%) .NET Framework
5 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET
6 15 (18.99%) HTML
7 12 (15.19%) WinForms
7 12 (15.19%) WPF
8 11 (13.92%) JSON
8 11 (13.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 11 (13.92%) WCF
9 10 (12.66%) Razor View Engine
9 10 (12.66%) Spring
9 10 (12.66%) Struts
10 9 (11.39%) Web Services
10 9 (11.39%) LINQ
11 8 (10.13%) J2EE
12 7 (8.86%) jQuery
12 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (7.59%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.27%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.27%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.38%) OO
2 17 (21.52%) MVC
3 11 (13.92%) Mentoring
4 8 (10.13%) Software Engineering
5 7 (8.86%) E-Commerce
6 6 (7.59%) CRM
7 5 (6.33%) OOP
7 5 (6.33%) Web Development
8 4 (5.06%) OOD
9 3 (3.80%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (3.80%) Configuration Management
9 3 (3.80%) Data Modelling
9 3 (3.80%) Information Management
9 3 (3.80%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (2.53%) Unit Testing
10 2 (2.53%) Online Marketing
10 2 (2.53%) Change Control
10 2 (2.53%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (2.53%) ERP
10 2 (2.53%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (56.96%) C#
2 30 (37.97%) SQL
3 27 (34.18%) Java
4 22 (27.85%) VB.NET
5 13 (16.46%) T-SQL
6 12 (15.19%) C++
7 11 (13.92%) JavaScript
8 7 (8.86%) C
9 6 (7.59%) VB
9 6 (7.59%) PHP
10 3 (3.80%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.53%) Apex Code
12 1 (1.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (25.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 16 (20.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.13%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (8.86%) JBoss
4 6 (7.59%) Oracle
5 5 (6.33%) Sybase
6 2 (2.53%) Twitter
6 2 (2.53%) Sage
7 1 (1.27%) Cognos
Chelmsford
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Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago