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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 22 28 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 4 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 3.20% 1.26% 7.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.39% 1.31% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £25,000 £26,367 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.18% +13.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £26,367 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £26,367 £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.17%
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
118 153 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 94.40% 96.23% 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 110 139 54
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 November 2014, 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 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) JPA
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) J2EE
2 3 (37.50%) EJB
2 3 (37.50%) Struts
2 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 2 (25.00%) Automotive
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) Java EE
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) JTAG
4 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (12.50%) Budget Control
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
4 1 (12.50%) OpenGL ES
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) JUnit
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) XSL
4 1 (12.50%) OO

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 1 (12.50%) JBoss
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 2 (25.00%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Spring
1 3 (37.50%) JPA
1 3 (37.50%) J2EE
1 3 (37.50%) EJB
1 3 (37.50%) Struts
1 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) Java EE
3 1 (12.50%) OpenGL ES
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) XSL
3 1 (12.50%) OpenGL
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Budget Control
2 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) OOD
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) JTAG
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
Chelmsford
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