The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 21 21 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 9 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 6.12% 6.08% 3.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.11% 7.50% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 2
Average salary £43,000 £46,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.52% +22.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
Software Engineering
Essex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
111 120 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 75.51% 81.08% 60.71%
Number of salaries quoted 99 112 34
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £40,052
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +14.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £33,000 £34,550
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £69,100 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Chelmsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford region citing Software Engineering 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 Software Engineering.

1 12 (60.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) C
3 7 (35.00%) J2EE
4 6 (30.00%) JBoss
4 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
4 6 (30.00%) Degree
4 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (30.00%) JPA
5 5 (25.00%) Embedded C
5 5 (25.00%) Automotive
5 5 (25.00%) Java EE
6 4 (20.00%) SQL
6 4 (20.00%) EJB
6 4 (20.00%) Struts
6 4 (20.00%) Linux
6 4 (20.00%) MVC
6 4 (20.00%) Spring
6 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (15.00%) C++
7 3 (15.00%) Electronics
7 3 (15.00%) Validation
7 3 (15.00%) jQuery
8 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
8 2 (10.00%) Oracle
8 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (10.00%) Ant
8 2 (10.00%) JUnit
8 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
8 2 (10.00%) UML
8 2 (10.00%) OOP

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford region citing Software Engineering 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 Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (30.00%) JBoss
2 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.00%) GlassFish
2 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Subversion
1 2 (10.00%) Maven
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.00%) Gradle
1 2 (10.00%) Ant
1 2 (10.00%) JUnit
2 1 (5.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (25.00%) Automotive
2 3 (15.00%) Electronics
3 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 10 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 10 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Graduate
4 4 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Graduate Java Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Programmer
5 2 (10.00%) Lead Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Java Programmer
5 2 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) J2EE
2 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (30.00%) JPA
3 5 (25.00%) Java EE
4 4 (20.00%) Spring
4 4 (20.00%) EJB
4 4 (20.00%) Struts
5 3 (15.00%) jQuery
6 2 (10.00%) JMS
6 2 (10.00%) Java SE
6 2 (10.00%) Spring MVC
7 1 (5.00%) OpenGL
7 1 (5.00%) CSS
7 1 (5.00%) HTML
7 1 (5.00%) CSS3
7 1 (5.00%) OpenGL ES
7 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) MVC
1 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (15.00%) Validation
3 2 (10.00%) UML
3 2 (10.00%) OOP
3 2 (10.00%) OO
3 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) C
3 5 (25.00%) Embedded C
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) C++
6 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (5.00%) Embedded C++
7 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
1 2 (10.00%) Intel
2 1 (5.00%) Twitter
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