The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 24 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 6 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 4.17% 6.99% 12.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 40.00% 29.41% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 5
Average salary £39,250 £27,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.72% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
SharePoint
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chelmsford region.

Application Platforms Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
15 34 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 10.42% 23.78% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 32 10
Average salary £36,000 £26,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.14% -52.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £22,500 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,550 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Chelmsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in Chelmsford

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford region citing SharePoint also 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 that cited SharePoint.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (70.00%) Windows
4 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
5 6 (60.00%) Sitecore
5 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (60.00%) HTML5
5 6 (60.00%) Moq
5 6 (60.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (60.00%) Waterfall
5 6 (60.00%) SpecFlow
5 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
5 6 (60.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (60.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (60.00%) HTML
5 6 (60.00%) Web Services
5 6 (60.00%) DSDM
5 6 (60.00%) MVC
5 6 (60.00%) Degree
5 6 (60.00%) Selenium
5 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
6 4 (40.00%) SQL
7 3 (30.00%) JavaScript

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford region citing SharePoint also 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 that cited SharePoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 6 (60.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (10.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Intranet
1 3 (30.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Moq
1 6 (60.00%) SpecFlow
1 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (60.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 6 (60.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (20.00%) Local Government
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior SharePoint Developer
5 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (60.00%) HTML5
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) Ajax
3 3 (30.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) HPUX
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 6 (60.00%) DSDM
2 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Change Control
4 2 (20.00%) Information Governance
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Lotus