The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Chelmsford region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 23 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 4.08% - 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.23% - 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,147 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +3.27%
Job Titles Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
142 70 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 96.60% 95.89% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 133 63 123
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,864 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Programmer
Essex

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 1 August 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 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
2 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) OOP
3 3 (42.86%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) JBoss
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) JMS
4 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
4 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) J2EE
4 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Ant
4 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Hibernate

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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%) WebSphere
1 2 (28.57%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
2 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Ant
1 2 (28.57%) Maven
1 2 (28.57%) Gradle
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Local Government
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) JMS
2 2 (28.57%) J2EE
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
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%) OOP
1 3 (42.86%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) JBoss
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com