The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Chelmsford during the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 5 1
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 62 23 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 32.12% 16.55% 35.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.90% 17.16% 37.11%
Number of salaries quoted 51 21 58
Median salary £45,000 £38,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% +1.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £50,750
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 168 134 159
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 87.05% 96.40% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 147 112 151
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 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Chelmsford

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 71 (57.26%) HTML
2 67 (54.03%) MVC
3 60 (48.39%) C#
3 60 (48.39%) CSS
4 59 (47.58%) .NET
5 57 (45.97%) SQL
6 56 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (40.32%) JavaScript
8 48 (38.71%) Java
9 45 (36.29%) ASP.NET
10 38 (30.65%) XML
11 35 (28.23%) Degree
12 34 (27.42%) .NET Framework
13 32 (25.81%) Spring
13 32 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
14 31 (25.00%) AngularJS
14 31 (25.00%) JSON
14 31 (25.00%) Computer Science
14 31 (25.00%) TDD
14 31 (25.00%) SQL Server
14 31 (25.00%) Microsoft
15 29 (23.39%) Entity Framework
16 28 (22.58%) jQuery
17 27 (21.77%) Web Development
18 25 (20.16%) RESTful
19 24 (19.35%) Web Application Development
19 24 (19.35%) T-SQL
20 23 (18.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
21 21 (16.94%) Computer Science Degree
22 17 (13.71%) Scrum

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 7 (5.65%) CMS
2 5 (4.03%) IIS
2 5 (4.03%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.81%) Drupal
3 1 (0.81%) Joomla!
3 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.81%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.81%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.84%) Internet
2 1 (0.81%) DHCP
2 1 (0.81%) DNS
2 1 (0.81%) HTTP
2 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 14 (11.29%) SQL Server 2014
3 13 (10.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (6.45%) MySQL
6 6 (4.84%) SQL Server 2016
7 5 (4.03%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.81%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (0.81%) GIS
8 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.81%) OLAP
8 1 (0.81%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.81%) OLTP
8 1 (0.81%) Power BI
8 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (9.68%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (5.65%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.23%) Subversion
5 2 (1.61%) Selenium
6 1 (0.81%) gulp
General
1 13 (10.48%) Automotive
2 12 (9.68%) Marketing
3 4 (3.23%) Advertising
3 4 (3.23%) Finance
4 3 (2.42%) Legal
5 1 (0.81%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (57.26%) HTML
2 60 (48.39%) CSS
3 59 (47.58%) .NET
4 45 (36.29%) ASP.NET
5 38 (30.65%) XML
6 34 (27.42%) .NET Framework
7 32 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 32 (25.81%) Spring
8 31 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 31 (25.00%) JSON
9 29 (23.39%) Entity Framework
10 28 (22.58%) jQuery
11 25 (20.16%) RESTful
12 23 (18.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 16 (12.90%) Spring MVC
14 15 (12.10%) Java EE
15 13 (10.48%) HTML5
16 12 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 10 (8.06%) ASP.NET Web API
17 10 (8.06%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 31 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 13 (10.48%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (9.68%) iPad
4 9 (7.26%) User Experience
5 8 (6.45%) Mobile App
6 7 (5.65%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (3.23%) Blog
8 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.81%) Animation
8 1 (0.81%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.81%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.45%) Windows
2 2 (1.61%) Linux
2 2 (1.61%) Unix
3 1 (0.81%) Android
3 1 (0.81%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (54.03%) MVC
2 56 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (25.00%) TDD
4 27 (21.77%) Web Development
5 24 (19.35%) Web Application Development
6 17 (13.71%) Scrum
7 16 (12.90%) OO
8 15 (12.10%) Mathematics
9 9 (7.26%) Digital Marketing
9 9 (7.26%) Front End Development
10 7 (5.65%) E-Commerce
11 6 (4.84%) BDD
11 6 (4.84%) Content Management
12 5 (4.03%) Multithreading
12 5 (4.03%) OOP
12 5 (4.03%) SDLC
12 5 (4.03%) User Stories
13 4 (3.23%) DSDM
13 4 (3.23%) UML
13 4 (3.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (48.39%) C#
2 57 (45.97%) SQL
3 50 (40.32%) JavaScript
4 48 (38.71%) Java
5 24 (19.35%) T-SQL
6 15 (12.10%) VB.NET
7 12 (9.68%) C
8 11 (8.87%) PHP
9 3 (2.42%) Python
10 1 (0.81%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.81%) C++
10 1 (0.81%) COBOL
10 1 (0.81%) Delphi
10 1 (0.81%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (28.23%) Degree
2 21 (16.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.81%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 31 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.84%) Sitecore
3 5 (4.03%) DevExpress
4 2 (1.61%) Google
4 2 (1.61%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.81%) Micro Focus
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