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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 19 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 12 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 7.64% 2.48% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.43% 3.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Average salary £39,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
115 94 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 73.25% 77.69% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 102 87 30
Average salary £45,000 £43,833 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +0.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £69,100 £70,000
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 30 January 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 15 (71.43%) Java
2 9 (42.86%) JPA
3 7 (33.33%) MVC
3 7 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 6 (28.57%) Spring
4 6 (28.57%) Degree
4 6 (28.57%) Struts
4 6 (28.57%) SQL
4 6 (28.57%) J2EE
4 6 (28.57%) C
5 5 (23.81%) EJB
5 5 (23.81%) JBoss
5 5 (23.81%) Hibernate
5 5 (23.81%) Java EE
6 4 (19.05%) Java SE
6 4 (19.05%) Spring MVC
7 3 (14.29%) Electronics
7 3 (14.29%) Automotive
7 3 (14.29%) Validation
7 3 (14.29%) Embedded C
7 3 (14.29%) JUnit
7 3 (14.29%) C++
7 3 (14.29%) jQuery
7 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
7 3 (14.29%) Subversion
8 2 (9.52%) Linux
8 2 (9.52%) UML
8 2 (9.52%) Intel
8 2 (9.52%) Firmware

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 5 (23.81%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) JUnit
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 3 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (14.29%) Electronics
1 3 (14.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 13 (61.90%) Java Developer
3 9 (42.86%) Graduate
4 7 (33.33%) Graduate Developer
4 7 (33.33%) Graduate Java Developer
5 6 (28.57%) Software Engineer
6 5 (23.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (19.05%) Lead Java Developer
7 4 (19.05%) Lead Developer
8 2 (9.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (9.52%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 1 (4.76%) Junior
9 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (4.76%) Graduate Systems Engineer
9 1 (4.76%) Junior Developer
9 1 (4.76%) Junior Software Engineer
9 1 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) JPA
2 6 (28.57%) Spring
2 6 (28.57%) Struts
2 6 (28.57%) J2EE
3 5 (23.81%) EJB
3 5 (23.81%) Hibernate
3 5 (23.81%) Java EE
4 4 (19.05%) Java SE
4 4 (19.05%) Spring MVC
5 3 (14.29%) jQuery
6 1 (4.76%) OpenGL
6 1 (4.76%) HTML
6 1 (4.76%) CSS
6 1 (4.76%) JSP
6 1 (4.76%) Servlets
6 1 (4.76%) CSS3
6 1 (4.76%) OpenGL ES
6 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) MVC
1 7 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 3 (14.29%) Validation
3 2 (9.52%) UML
4 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) Java
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) C
3 3 (14.29%) Embedded C
3 3 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (4.76%) Embedded C++
4 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Intel
2 1 (4.76%) Twitter
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