The median annual salary for a Graduate was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in Chelmsford during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Graduate
Essex / Chelmsford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 19 26
Rank change year-on-year -15 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 3 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 1.60% 2.90% 3.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 3.01% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 6
Median salary £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year - +2.04%  

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 165 133 161
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 87.77% 96.38% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 145 111 154
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 £61,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Chelmsford

Graduate
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Salary trend for Graduate in Chelmsford

Graduate Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chelmsford

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

1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
1 10 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (60.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (50.00%) Spring
3 5 (50.00%) Java EE
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) J2EE
5 1 (10.00%) EJB
5 1 (10.00%) Struts
5 1 (10.00%) Sun Certification

Graduate 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Java EE
1 5 (50.00%) Spring
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) EJB
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (60.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (10.00%) Sun Certification