The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 29 30 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 2 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 1.40% 0.65% 12.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 0.68% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 6
Average salary £39,725 £45,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.72% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Programmer
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
138 147 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 96.50% 94.84% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 125 133 53
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +28.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £71,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Programmer
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
3 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
3 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 3 (42.86%) jQuery
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
5 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
5 2 (28.57%) OOP
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
5 2 (28.57%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
1 2 (28.57%) JBoss
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
1 2 (28.57%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
3 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 2 (28.57%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Ant
1 2 (28.57%) Maven
1 2 (28.57%) Gradle
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Local Government
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
1 3 (42.86%) jQuery
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (28.57%) J2EE
2 2 (28.57%) JMS
2 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) OOP
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Change Control
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
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