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

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
Essex / Chelmsford
Rank 28 15 17
Rank change year-on-year -13 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 8 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 4.08% 4.94% 7.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.68% 5.06% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 9
Median salary £24,000 £22,250 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.86% +1.13%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year - +4.16%  

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 171 79 128
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 87.24% 97.53% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 143 64 118
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

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 15 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) Degree
2 15 (93.75%) Computer Science
3 6 (37.50%) Spring
3 6 (37.50%) Java EE
3 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (18.75%) HTTP
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 3 (18.75%) CSS
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Advertising
5 1 (6.25%) JBoss
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
5 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (6.25%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
1 6 (37.50%) Java EE
1 6 (37.50%) Spring
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (93.75%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.25%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Degree