The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Chelmsford during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Developer
Essex / Chelmsford
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 62 22 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 33.16% 26.51% 37.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 38.04% 27.16% 39.20%
Number of salaries quoted 62 18 44
Median salary £40,000 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% +9.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £38,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 163 81 125
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 87.17% 97.59% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 139 68 117
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Chelmsford

Developer
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Salary trend for Developer in Chelmsford

Developer
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Chelmsford over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Chelmsford

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 58 (56.31%) MVC
2 56 (54.37%) .NET
3 55 (53.40%) HTML
3 55 (53.40%) C#
4 43 (41.75%) SQL
5 40 (38.83%) ASP.NET
6 39 (37.86%) CSS
7 38 (36.89%) Java
8 36 (34.95%) Agile Software Development
9 35 (33.98%) Degree
10 34 (33.01%) JavaScript
11 33 (32.04%) ASP.NET MVC
12 31 (30.10%) Microsoft
13 27 (26.21%) Computer Science
14 26 (25.24%) SQL Server
15 25 (24.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 24 (23.30%) .NET Framework
17 19 (18.45%) TDD
17 19 (18.45%) Spring
17 19 (18.45%) T-SQL
17 19 (18.45%) XML
17 19 (18.45%) OO
18 18 (17.48%) jQuery
19 17 (16.50%) VB.NET
19 17 (16.50%) Entity Framework
19 17 (16.50%) ASP.NET Web API
20 16 (15.53%) Team Foundation Server
21 15 (14.56%) JSON
22 14 (13.59%) Java EE
23 13 (12.62%) Windows

Developer 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 6 (5.83%) IIS
1 6 (5.83%) Moodle
1 6 (5.83%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.94%) CMS
2 2 (1.94%) Drupal
2 2 (1.94%) WordPress
3 1 (0.97%) JBoss
3 1 (0.97%) Joomla!
Applications
1 11 (10.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.85%) Internet
2 4 (3.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (25.24%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (4.85%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.97%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (0.97%) GIS
7 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.97%) MySQL
7 1 (0.97%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (0.97%) QlikView
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (15.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (6.80%) Moq
3 6 (5.83%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.83%) Jenkins
3 6 (5.83%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (5.83%) Selenium
3 6 (5.83%) SpecFlow
4 5 (4.85%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.88%) Subversion
6 1 (0.97%) gulp
6 1 (0.97%) NUnit
General
1 10 (9.71%) Automotive
2 5 (4.85%) Law
3 4 (3.88%) Advertising
3 4 (3.88%) Marketing
4 3 (2.91%) Finance
5 2 (1.94%) Retail
6 1 (0.97%) Banking
6 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (54.37%) .NET
2 55 (53.40%) HTML
3 40 (38.83%) ASP.NET
4 39 (37.86%) CSS
5 33 (32.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (24.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 24 (23.30%) .NET Framework
8 19 (18.45%) Spring
8 19 (18.45%) XML
9 18 (17.48%) jQuery
10 17 (16.50%) ASP.NET Web API
10 17 (16.50%) Entity Framework
11 15 (14.56%) JSON
12 14 (13.59%) Java EE
13 13 (12.62%) Razor View Engine
13 13 (12.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (11.65%) AngularJS
15 9 (8.74%) HTML5
15 9 (8.74%) LINQ
16 8 (7.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (26.21%) Computer Science
2 9 (8.74%) iPad
3 7 (6.80%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (5.83%) Learning Management System
4 6 (5.83%) VLE
5 1 (0.97%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.97%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.62%) Windows
2 6 (5.83%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.97%) Linux
3 1 (0.97%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (56.31%) MVC
2 36 (34.95%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (18.45%) OO
3 19 (18.45%) TDD
4 11 (10.68%) E-Commerce
5 10 (9.71%) SDLC
5 10 (9.71%) Web Development
6 9 (8.74%) Scrum
6 9 (8.74%) Unit Testing
7 8 (7.77%) Web Application Development
8 6 (5.83%) Business Analysis
8 6 (5.83%) DSDM
8 6 (5.83%) Mathematics
8 6 (5.83%) Waterfall
9 5 (4.85%) BDD
9 5 (4.85%) OOP
10 4 (3.88%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (3.88%) Mentoring
10 4 (3.88%) Multithreading
10 4 (3.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 55 (53.40%) C#
2 43 (41.75%) SQL
3 38 (36.89%) Java
4 34 (33.01%) JavaScript
5 19 (18.45%) T-SQL
6 17 (16.50%) VB.NET
7 7 (6.80%) PHP
8 6 (5.83%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.94%) VB
10 1 (0.97%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.97%) C
10 1 (0.97%) C++
10 1 (0.97%) Delphi
10 1 (0.97%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.97%) Python
Qualifications
1 35 (33.98%) Degree
Vendors
1 31 (30.10%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.83%) Blackboard
2 6 (5.83%) Sitecore
3 4 (3.88%) DevExpress
4 1 (0.97%) Adobe
4 1 (0.97%) Cognos
4 1 (0.97%) Zend
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