The median annual salary for a Consultant was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Chelmsford during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Consultant
Essex / Chelmsford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 17 32
Rank change year-on-year -18 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 5 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 2.56% 4.29% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.94% 4.44% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -47.82%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Chelmsford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 170 135 159
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 87.18% 96.43% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 149 112 151
Median salary £42,500 £34,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.18% -13.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chelmsford that featured Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Chelmsford

Consultant
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Chelmsford

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chelmsford region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
1 5 (100.00%) EJB
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Struts
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 5 (100.00%) JMS
1 5 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (100.00%) Toad
1 5 (100.00%) NetWeaver
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) NetWeaver
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (100.00%) Toad
General
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Ajax
1 5 (100.00%) EJB
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) JMS
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Struts
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (100.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
1 5 (100.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Pega
1 5 (100.00%) SAP