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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 25 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 10 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 5.35% 3.54% 2.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.85% 3.81% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 2
Average salary £22,500 £21,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £20,200 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,200 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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
171 105 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 91.44% 92.92% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 155 93 59
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 2015, 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 15 (88.24%) Java
2 12 (70.59%) Degree
3 9 (52.94%) Computer Science
4 7 (41.18%) Spring
4 7 (41.18%) Hibernate
5 5 (29.41%) JPA
5 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
5 5 (29.41%) Spring MVC
5 5 (29.41%) MVC
5 5 (29.41%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) J2EE
6 4 (23.53%) HTML
6 4 (23.53%) Struts
7 3 (17.65%) Servlets
7 3 (17.65%) Linux
7 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 3 (17.65%) EJB
7 3 (17.65%) CSS
7 3 (17.65%) Automotive
7 3 (17.65%) Java EE
7 3 (17.65%) jQuery
8 2 (11.76%) Node.js
8 2 (11.76%) Apache Cordova
8 2 (11.76%) Grunt
8 2 (11.76%) Bower
8 2 (11.76%) Google Compute Engine
8 2 (11.76%) Google App Engine
8 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Google
8 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 (11.76%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Google App Engine
1 2 (11.76%) Google Compute Engine
1 2 (11.76%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (11.76%) Firebase
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Grunt
1 2 (11.76%) Bower
2 1 (5.88%) JUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) jMock
2 1 (5.88%) TestNG
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Mockito
General
1 3 (17.65%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) Hibernate
1 7 (41.18%) Spring
2 5 (29.41%) Spring MVC
2 5 (29.41%) JPA
3 4 (23.53%) Struts
3 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 4 (23.53%) J2EE
4 3 (17.65%) EJB
4 3 (17.65%) CSS
4 3 (17.65%) jQuery
4 3 (17.65%) Servlets
4 3 (17.65%) Java EE
5 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.76%) Apache Cordova
5 2 (11.76%) JSP
6 1 (5.88%) XML
6 1 (5.88%) Java SE
6 1 (5.88%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) MVC
1 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
2 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
2 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.88%) Open Source
3 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.88%) TDD
3 1 (5.88%) OOP
3 1 (5.88%) OO
3 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Google
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
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