The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 17 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 6 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 6.19% 7.28% -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.25% 7.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 0
Average salary £23,750 £22,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
Graduate
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
96 145 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 98.97% 96.03% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 69 128 101
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate in the job title across the Chelmsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Graduate
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate across the Chelmsford region.

Graduate Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chelmsford region that cited Graduate 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 Graduate in their job title.

1 16 (84.21%) Java
2 12 (63.16%) Degree
3 10 (52.63%) Hibernate
3 10 (52.63%) Spring
3 10 (52.63%) MVC
4 9 (47.37%) J2EE
4 9 (47.37%) Spring MVC
5 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
5 8 (42.11%) JPA
5 8 (42.11%) Automotive
6 7 (36.84%) SQL
6 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
7 6 (31.58%) jQuery
8 5 (26.32%) Java SE
8 5 (26.32%) Java EE
8 5 (26.32%) EJB
8 5 (26.32%) Servlets
8 5 (26.32%) Struts
9 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
9 3 (15.79%) CSS
9 3 (15.79%) HTML
10 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
10 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
10 2 (10.53%) Python
10 2 (10.53%) Linux
10 2 (10.53%) Google
10 2 (10.53%) Google App Engine
10 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
10 2 (10.53%) Apache Cordova
10 2 (10.53%) Grunt

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chelmsford region that cited Graduate 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 Graduate in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) Node.js
2 1 (5.26%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Firebase
1 2 (10.53%) Google App Engine
1 2 (10.53%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (10.53%) Google Compute Engine
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Bower
1 2 (10.53%) Grunt
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) JUnit
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) TestNG
General
1 8 (42.11%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) Hibernate
1 10 (52.63%) Spring
2 9 (47.37%) J2EE
2 9 (47.37%) Spring MVC
3 8 (42.11%) JPA
4 6 (31.58%) jQuery
5 5 (26.32%) EJB
5 5 (26.32%) Java EE
5 5 (26.32%) Java SE
5 5 (26.32%) Servlets
5 5 (26.32%) Struts
6 3 (15.79%) CSS
6 3 (15.79%) HTML
7 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
7 2 (10.53%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (5.26%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) MVC
2 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) Java
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Google
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