Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Essex > Chelmsford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 14 6
Rank change year-on-year -6 -8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 36 39 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 10.32% 11.40% 18.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 59.02% 78.00% 84.51%
Number of salaries quoted 36 39 58
Chelmsford median annual salary £45,750 £45,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.67% +35.34% -16.88%
10th Percentile £20,000 £24,000 £23,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £57,500
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% +33.33% -6.25%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Chelmsford
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 61 50 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 17.48% 14.62% 21.85%
Number of salaries quoted 61 47 61
Chelmsford median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +26.87% -10.67%
10th Percentile £20,500 £24,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,000 £64,750 £65,500
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £45,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.10% +13.75% -11.11%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford.

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 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 23 (63.89%) Computer Science
2 21 (58.33%) SQL
3 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (50.00%) MVC
4 18 (50.00%) Java
5 16 (44.44%) Spring
6 15 (41.67%) Spring MVC
7 14 (38.89%) TDD
8 11 (30.56%) HTML
9 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
9 10 (27.78%) Finance
9 10 (27.78%) Java EE
9 10 (27.78%) HTML5
9 10 (27.78%) Computer Science Degree
10 9 (25.00%) C#
10 9 (25.00%) Struts
11 8 (22.22%) .NET
11 8 (22.22%) Web Development
11 8 (22.22%) Java SE
11 8 (22.22%) SDLC
12 7 (19.44%) JPA
12 7 (19.44%) Automotive
13 6 (16.67%) CSS
13 6 (16.67%) CMS
13 6 (16.67%) Mathematics
14 5 (13.89%) Wireframes
14 5 (13.89%) User Experience
14 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (13.89%) OSGi
14 5 (13.89%) jQuery

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 6 (16.67%) CMS
2 4 (11.11%) JBoss
2 4 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.78%) InDesign
1 1 (2.78%) InVision
1 1 (2.78%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) MySQL
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
2 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.33%) JUnit
3 3 (8.33%) Subversion
4 1 (2.78%) Axure RP
4 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 7 (19.44%) Automotive
3 4 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (86.11%) Developer
2 18 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 12 (33.33%) Graduate
3 12 (33.33%) Graduate Developer
4 10 (27.78%) Agile Developer
4 10 (27.78%) Agile Java Developer
5 9 (25.00%) C# Developer
5 9 (25.00%) Graduate C# Developer
6 8 (22.22%) HTML Developer
6 8 (22.22%) Software Developer
7 7 (19.44%) Junior
7 7 (19.44%) Junior Developer
8 6 (16.67%) Graduate SQL Developer
8 6 (16.67%) Senior Developer
8 6 (16.67%) SQL Developer
9 5 (13.89%) C# Software Developer
9 5 (13.89%) Graduate C# Software Developer
9 5 (13.89%) Graduate JavaScript Developer
9 5 (13.89%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (13.89%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (44.44%) Spring
2 15 (41.67%) Spring MVC
3 11 (30.56%) HTML
4 10 (27.78%) HTML5
4 10 (27.78%) Java EE
5 9 (25.00%) Struts
6 8 (22.22%) .NET
6 8 (22.22%) Java SE
7 7 (19.44%) JPA
8 6 (16.67%) CSS
9 5 (13.89%) jQuery
9 5 (13.89%) OSGi
9 5 (13.89%) SWT
10 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
11 3 (8.33%) EJB
11 3 (8.33%) J2EE
12 2 (5.56%) JavaBeans
13 1 (2.78%) CSS3
13 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
13 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 23 (63.89%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) User Experience
3 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.78%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (50.00%) MVC
3 14 (38.89%) TDD
4 8 (22.22%) SDLC
4 8 (22.22%) Web Development
5 6 (16.67%) Mathematics
6 5 (13.89%) OO
6 5 (13.89%) Wireframes
7 4 (11.11%) Content Management
7 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 4 (11.11%) Web Application Development
8 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.56%) Budget Control
9 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
10 1 (2.78%) CRM
10 1 (2.78%) E-business
10 1 (2.78%) Pair Programming
10 1 (2.78%) Service Management
10 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (58.33%) SQL
2 18 (50.00%) Java
3 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 9 (25.00%) C#
5 4 (11.11%) PHP
5 4 (11.11%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 4 (11.11%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.78%) Adobe