Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £24,250 in advertised job vacancies in Chelmsford during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Graduate Developer
Essex > Chelmsford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 38 28
Rank change year-on-year -2 -10 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 15 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 4.31% 3.21% 5.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.67% 3.49% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 17
Chelmsford median annual salary £24,250 £24,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.04% - +11.63%
Essex median annual salary £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year +2.08% - +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Chelmsford
Permanent vacancies in Chelmsford with a recognized job title 321 315 306
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.24% 91.84% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 299 286 273
Chelmsford median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £21,000 £26,375 £21,750
90th Percentile £61,750 £61,875 £65,500
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% -5.88%

Graduate Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

Job postings that featured Graduate Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford.

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Developer in Chelmsford

Graduate Developer
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Salary trend for Graduate Developer in Chelmsford

Graduate Developer
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate Developer in Chelmsford over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate Developer in Chelmsford

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Graduate 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 Graduate Developer in the job title.

1 11 (73.33%) Degree
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 9 (60.00%) C#
3 8 (53.33%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) HTML
4 6 (40.00%) OO
4 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (40.00%) HTML5
5 5 (33.33%) Web Development
5 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (33.33%) MVC
5 5 (33.33%) JBoss
5 5 (33.33%) Java
5 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (26.67%) .NET
6 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) R
6 4 (26.67%) Web Application Development
7 3 (20.00%) Spring
7 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (20.00%) TDD
7 3 (20.00%) Spring MVC
8 2 (13.33%) Subversion
8 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
8 2 (13.33%) EJB
8 2 (13.33%) JavaBeans

Graduate 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 5 (33.33%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) JUnit
2 2 (13.33%) Subversion
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) HTML
1 6 (40.00%) HTML5
2 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (20.00%) Spring
3 3 (20.00%) Spring MVC
4 2 (13.33%) EJB
4 2 (13.33%) J2EE
4 2 (13.33%) JavaBeans
5 1 (6.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) OO
2 5 (33.33%) MVC
2 5 (33.33%) Web Development
3 4 (26.67%) Web Application Development
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.67%) ERP
6 1 (6.67%) OOP
6 1 (6.67%) Prototyping
6 1 (6.67%) User Stories
6 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (26.67%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) SAP