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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 57 62 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 44.19% 33.33% 35.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 44.88% 35.03% 37.10%
Number of salaries quoted 56 60 23
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
127 177 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 98.45% 95.16% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 121 173 58
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £21,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 22 May 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 22 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 67 (55.37%) MVC
2 62 (51.24%) SQL
3 61 (50.41%) Java
4 47 (38.84%) Unit Testing
5 41 (33.88%) C#
6 40 (33.06%) .NET
6 40 (33.06%) Degree
7 35 (28.93%) HTML
7 35 (28.93%) ASP.NET
7 35 (28.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 34 (28.10%) Struts
9 32 (26.45%) Microsoft
9 32 (26.45%) Spring
10 31 (25.62%) JPA
11 28 (23.14%) Agile Software Development
11 28 (23.14%) Spring MVC
12 26 (21.49%) Java SE
12 26 (21.49%) Windows
12 26 (21.49%) JavaScript
13 25 (20.66%) J2EE
14 24 (19.83%) JSP
14 24 (19.83%) Analytical Skills
15 23 (19.01%) Razor View Engine
15 23 (19.01%) SQL Server
15 23 (19.01%) WPF
15 23 (19.01%) WinForms
16 21 (17.36%) CSS
17 20 (16.53%) .NET Framework
18 19 (15.70%) Software Engineering
18 19 (15.70%) Servlets

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 16 (13.22%) SharePoint
2 14 (11.57%) SharePoint 2013
3 13 (10.74%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (7.44%) JBoss
5 1 (0.83%) WordPress
5 1 (0.83%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.83%) CMS
5 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (9.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.83%) GitHub
1 1 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.79%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.83%) Intranet
2 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.01%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (6.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (5.79%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (4.13%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.65%) MySQL
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.83%) SQL CLR
7 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.83%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 18 (14.88%) Moq
2 13 (10.74%) Selenium
2 13 (10.74%) Jenkins
2 13 (10.74%) Octopus Deploy
2 13 (10.74%) SpecFlow
3 7 (5.79%) LabVIEW
4 5 (4.13%) MSTest
4 5 (4.13%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (4.13%) NUnit
4 5 (4.13%) JUnit
5 3 (2.48%) Mockito
5 3 (2.48%) jMock
6 2 (1.65%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.65%) Subversion
6 2 (1.65%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.83%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (0.83%) Gradle
7 1 (0.83%) Maven
7 1 (0.83%) Xcode
General
1 5 (4.13%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (3.31%) Automotive
3 3 (2.48%) Retail
4 1 (0.83%) Marketing
4 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.83%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (33.06%) .NET
2 35 (28.93%) HTML
2 35 (28.93%) ASP.NET
2 35 (28.93%) ASP.NET MVC
3 34 (28.10%) Struts
4 32 (26.45%) Spring
5 31 (25.62%) JPA
6 28 (23.14%) Spring MVC
7 26 (21.49%) Java SE
8 25 (20.66%) J2EE
9 24 (19.83%) JSP
10 23 (19.01%) Razor View Engine
10 23 (19.01%) WPF
10 23 (19.01%) WinForms
11 21 (17.36%) CSS
12 20 (16.53%) .NET Framework
13 19 (15.70%) Servlets
13 19 (15.70%) Entity Framework
14 18 (14.88%) jQuery
15 15 (12.40%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.83%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.74%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.13%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (3.31%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.48%) Open Source
6 2 (1.65%) User Experience
7 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.83%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 26 (21.49%) Windows
2 2 (1.65%) Linux
3 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (55.37%) MVC
2 47 (38.84%) Unit Testing
3 28 (23.14%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (15.70%) Software Engineering
5 15 (12.40%) DSDM
6 14 (11.57%) Waterfall
7 11 (9.09%) TDD
8 8 (6.61%) Web Application Development
9 7 (5.79%) OO
10 6 (4.96%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (4.96%) Scrum
10 6 (4.96%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.13%) Kanban
11 5 (4.13%) Dependency Injection
11 5 (4.13%) Functional Testing
11 5 (4.13%) MVVM
11 5 (4.13%) Mentoring
12 4 (3.31%) Configuration Management
12 4 (3.31%) Business Analysis
12 4 (3.31%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 62 (51.24%) SQL
2 61 (50.41%) Java
3 41 (33.88%) C#
4 26 (21.49%) JavaScript
5 19 (15.70%) T-SQL
5 19 (15.70%) VB.NET
6 13 (10.74%) PowerShell
7 7 (5.79%) C
8 5 (4.13%) ABAP
9 2 (1.65%) PHP
10 1 (0.83%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.83%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.83%) C++
10 1 (0.83%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.83%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 40 (33.06%) Degree
Vendors
1 32 (26.45%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.57%) Sitecore
3 7 (5.79%) Business Objects
4 5 (4.13%) SAP
5 2 (1.65%) Tableau
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle
6 1 (0.83%) Adobe
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