The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Essex / Chelmsford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 10 4
Rank change year-on-year -10 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 17 13 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 9.04% 9.42% 23.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 44.74% 65.00% 70.91%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 37
Median salary £50,000 £38,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.57% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Degree is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford.

Academic & Professional Certification
Chelmsford
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 38 20 55
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 20.21% 14.49% 32.93%
Number of salaries quoted 36 20 53
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +31.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chelmsford citing Degree as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Chelmsford

Degree
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Salary trend for Degree in Chelmsford

Degree
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Chelmsford over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chelmsford region with a requirement for Degree.

1 31 (77.50%) Computer Science
2 29 (72.50%) Java
3 22 (55.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 20 (50.00%) Spring
5 17 (42.50%) SQL
6 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (35.00%) TDD
7 14 (35.00%) MVC
7 14 (35.00%) Mathematics
7 14 (35.00%) Spring MVC
8 10 (25.00%) Java EE
9 7 (17.50%) HTML
10 5 (12.50%) Automotive
11 3 (7.50%) CSS
11 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
12 2 (5.00%) PHP
12 2 (5.00%) MySQL
12 2 (5.00%) UML
12 2 (5.00%) CRM
12 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
12 2 (5.00%) Content Management
12 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
12 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (5.00%) CMS
12 2 (5.00%) jQuery
12 2 (5.00%) Data Analysis
12 2 (5.00%) Marketing
12 2 (5.00%) Sitecore
12 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
12 2 (5.00%) User Experience

Degree
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 2 (5.00%) CMS
2 1 (2.50%) Confluence
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
1 1 (2.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (2.50%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 5 (12.50%) Automotive
2 2 (5.00%) Marketing
2 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Law
3 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (82.50%) Developer
2 29 (72.50%) Java Developer
3 10 (25.00%) Graduate
3 10 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
3 10 (25.00%) Graduate Java Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Agile Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Senior Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Graduate Programmer
5 5 (12.50%) Graduate Software Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Java Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Java Programmer
5 5 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Programmer
5 5 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (50.00%) Spring
2 14 (35.00%) Spring MVC
3 10 (25.00%) Java EE
4 7 (17.50%) HTML
5 3 (7.50%) CSS
6 2 (5.00%) jQuery
7 1 (2.50%) .NET
7 1 (2.50%) EJB
7 1 (2.50%) HTML5
7 1 (2.50%) J2EE
7 1 (2.50%) Struts
7 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (77.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.50%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Linux
1 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.00%) Mathematics
2 14 (35.00%) MVC
2 14 (35.00%) TDD
3 2 (5.00%) Content Management
3 2 (5.00%) CRM
3 2 (5.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (5.00%) UML
4 1 (2.50%) BPR
4 1 (2.50%) DSDM
4 1 (2.50%) ERP
4 1 (2.50%) Migration
4 1 (2.50%) Network Planning
4 1 (2.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (2.50%) Project Management
4 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.50%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (2.50%) Validation
4 1 (2.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (72.50%) Java
2 17 (42.50%) SQL
3 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.00%) PHP
5 1 (2.50%) C
5 1 (2.50%) C#
5 1 (2.50%) C++
5 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (55.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.50%) ISEB
2 1 (2.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.00%) Sitecore
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