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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 28 65 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 32.94% 42.76% 44.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.73% 44.52% 46.28%
Number of salaries quoted 22 54 54
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £22,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
83 146 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 97.65% 96.05% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 56 130 103
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 37 (45.68%) MVC
2 36 (44.44%) Java
3 35 (43.21%) SQL
4 33 (40.74%) JavaScript
5 32 (39.51%) HTML
6 28 (34.57%) .NET
7 21 (25.93%) J2EE
8 20 (24.69%) CSS
8 20 (24.69%) Spring
8 20 (24.69%) jQuery
9 19 (23.46%) ASP.NET
10 17 (20.99%) SQL Server
10 17 (20.99%) Hibernate
10 17 (20.99%) Degree
11 15 (18.52%) C#
11 15 (18.52%) Spring MVC
12 14 (17.28%) JPA
12 14 (17.28%) HTML5
12 14 (17.28%) AngularJS
13 13 (16.05%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (16.05%) Struts
14 12 (14.81%) Automotive
14 12 (14.81%) Unit Testing
15 11 (13.58%) Google
15 11 (13.58%) Servlets
15 11 (13.58%) Python
15 11 (13.58%) T-SQL
15 11 (13.58%) ASP.NET MVC
15 11 (13.58%) Google Cloud Platform
15 11 (13.58%) Firebase

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (11.11%) JBoss
2 2 (2.47%) Node.js
3 1 (1.23%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.58%) Firebase
1 11 (13.58%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (3.70%) SaaS
3 1 (1.23%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.23%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.99%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (6.17%) OLAP
3 5 (6.17%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.17%) Eclipse
4 4 (4.94%) Eclipse RCP
4 4 (4.94%) Moq
4 4 (4.94%) NUnit
5 3 (3.70%) Subversion
6 2 (2.47%) Bower
6 2 (2.47%) Grunt
6 2 (2.47%) MSTest
6 2 (2.47%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.23%) JUnit
7 1 (1.23%) Maven
7 1 (1.23%) TestNG
General
1 12 (14.81%) Automotive
2 5 (6.17%) Finance
3 4 (4.94%) Retail
4 1 (1.23%) Advertising
4 1 (1.23%) Law
4 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (39.51%) HTML
2 28 (34.57%) .NET
3 21 (25.93%) J2EE
4 20 (24.69%) CSS
4 20 (24.69%) jQuery
4 20 (24.69%) Spring
5 19 (23.46%) ASP.NET
6 17 (20.99%) Hibernate
7 15 (18.52%) Spring MVC
8 14 (17.28%) AngularJS
8 14 (17.28%) HTML5
8 14 (17.28%) JPA
9 13 (16.05%) Struts
10 11 (13.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (13.58%) Servlets
11 10 (12.35%) .NET Framework
12 9 (11.11%) EJB
12 9 (11.11%) Java EE
12 9 (11.11%) Java SE
12 9 (11.11%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.17%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.70%) FMCG
4 3 (3.70%) LIMS
5 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.47%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.94%) Windows
2 3 (3.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (45.68%) MVC
2 13 (16.05%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (14.81%) Unit Testing
4 10 (12.35%) Mentoring
5 8 (9.88%) TDD
6 7 (8.64%) Front End Development
7 6 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (7.41%) ETL
8 5 (6.17%) DSDM
8 5 (6.17%) Integration Testing
8 5 (6.17%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (6.17%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.17%) Waterfall
8 5 (6.17%) Web Development
9 4 (4.94%) OO
9 4 (4.94%) Scrum
10 3 (3.70%) Document Management
10 3 (3.70%) Information Management
10 3 (3.70%) Validation
10 3 (3.70%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (44.44%) Java
2 35 (43.21%) SQL
3 33 (40.74%) JavaScript
4 15 (18.52%) C#
5 11 (13.58%) Python
5 11 (13.58%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.23%) VB
6 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (20.99%) Degree
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.23%) MCAD
3 1 (1.23%) MCP
3 1 (1.23%) MCSD
3 1 (1.23%) MCTS
Vendors
1 11 (13.58%) Google
2 5 (6.17%) LabVantage
2 5 (6.17%) Tableau
3 4 (4.94%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
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