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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 47 22 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 25.82% 22.22% 42.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.14% 23.66% 44.62%
Number of salaries quoted 46 18 25
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,550 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,280 £57,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
167 93 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 91.76% 93.94% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 152 82 55
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 55 (51.89%) Java
1 55 (51.89%) MVC
2 49 (46.23%) SQL
3 38 (35.85%) Degree
4 35 (33.02%) Unit Testing
5 33 (31.13%) Spring
6 30 (28.30%) .NET
7 29 (27.36%) C#
7 29 (27.36%) Struts
8 27 (25.47%) J2EE
8 27 (25.47%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (23.58%) HTML
9 25 (23.58%) JPA
10 24 (22.64%) SDLC
10 24 (22.64%) Spring MVC
11 23 (21.70%) ASP.NET
12 21 (19.81%) JavaScript
13 20 (18.87%) Microsoft
13 20 (18.87%) Servlets
13 20 (18.87%) Java SE
13 20 (18.87%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (17.92%) Analytical Skills
15 18 (16.98%) JSP
15 18 (16.98%) SQL Server
16 17 (16.04%) .NET Framework
17 16 (15.09%) Entity Framework
17 16 (15.09%) VB.NET
18 15 (14.15%) T-SQL
18 15 (14.15%) XML
18 15 (14.15%) WPF

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 12 (11.32%) JBoss
2 11 (10.38%) SharePoint
3 9 (8.49%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (7.55%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.83%) Node.js
6 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.94%) CMS
6 1 (0.94%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.94%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.94%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.77%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (3.77%) Firebase
2 2 (1.89%) Google Compute Engine
2 2 (1.89%) Google App Engine
2 2 (1.89%) SaaS
3 1 (0.94%) Office 365
3 1 (0.94%) GitHub
3 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) Intranet
2 1 (0.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.55%) SAP BW
3 7 (6.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.77%) MySQL
5 3 (2.83%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.83%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (2.83%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.94%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.94%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (6.60%) Selenium
1 7 (6.60%) Moq
1 7 (6.60%) SpecFlow
1 7 (6.60%) Jenkins
1 7 (6.60%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (4.72%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.77%) Eclipse
3 4 (3.77%) Eclipse RCP
4 3 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.83%) Grunt
4 3 (2.83%) Bower
5 2 (1.89%) Subversion
6 1 (0.94%) Maven
6 1 (0.94%) jMock
6 1 (0.94%) TestNG
6 1 (0.94%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.94%) Gradle
6 1 (0.94%) Mockito
6 1 (0.94%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.94%) Ant
General
1 12 (11.32%) Automotive
1 12 (11.32%) Retail
2 8 (7.55%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.94%) Finance
3 1 (0.94%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (31.13%) Spring
2 30 (28.30%) .NET
3 29 (27.36%) Struts
4 27 (25.47%) J2EE
5 25 (23.58%) HTML
5 25 (23.58%) JPA
6 24 (22.64%) Spring MVC
7 23 (21.70%) ASP.NET
8 20 (18.87%) Servlets
8 20 (18.87%) Java SE
8 20 (18.87%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (16.98%) JSP
10 17 (16.04%) .NET Framework
11 16 (15.09%) Entity Framework
12 15 (14.15%) WPF
12 15 (14.15%) XML
13 14 (13.21%) WinForms
13 14 (13.21%) LINQ
13 14 (13.21%) Razor View Engine
13 14 (13.21%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.92%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.43%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.94%) User Experience
3 1 (0.94%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.94%) NHS
3 1 (0.94%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.32%) Windows
2 4 (3.77%) Linux
2 4 (3.77%) Android
2 4 (3.77%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (51.89%) MVC
2 35 (33.02%) Unit Testing
3 27 (25.47%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (22.64%) SDLC
5 13 (12.26%) OO
6 12 (11.32%) Software Engineering
7 10 (9.43%) TDD
8 9 (8.49%) DSDM
9 8 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (7.55%) Functional Testing
9 8 (7.55%) Waterfall
10 6 (5.66%) Mentoring
11 5 (4.72%) Validation
11 5 (4.72%) Document Management
12 4 (3.77%) iOS Development
13 3 (2.83%) Android Development
13 3 (2.83%) Scrum
13 3 (2.83%) E-business
14 2 (1.89%) Automated Testing
14 2 (1.89%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 55 (51.89%) Java
2 49 (46.23%) SQL
3 29 (27.36%) C#
4 21 (19.81%) JavaScript
5 16 (15.09%) VB.NET
6 15 (14.15%) T-SQL
7 8 (7.55%) ABAP
8 7 (6.60%) PowerShell
9 5 (4.72%) Python
10 1 (0.94%) C
10 1 (0.94%) VB
10 1 (0.94%) C++
10 1 (0.94%) Perl
10 1 (0.94%) PHP
10 1 (0.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (35.85%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (18.87%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.55%) SAP
2 8 (7.55%) Sitecore
3 4 (3.77%) Google
3 4 (3.77%) Oracle
4 1 (0.94%) Adobe
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Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: 30k-42k Contributory pension Life Insurance and 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
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Salary: £28,000 - £38,000 DOE
Posted: 25 days ago