Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Chelmsford during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Junior Developer
Essex > Chelmsford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 45 43
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Developer 14 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 4.03% 1.49% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.38% 1.63% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 1
Chelmsford median annual salary £37,500 £20,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +87.50% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £24,675 £20,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £41,250 £26,000 £23,750
Essex median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

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 320 307 308
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.22% 91.64% 95.06%
Number of salaries quoted 300 279 275
Chelmsford median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £21,225 £26,250 £21,350
90th Percentile £61,525 £61,250 £65,500
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

Junior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Developer in Chelmsford

Junior Developer
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Salary trend for Junior Developer in Chelmsford

Junior Developer
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Developer in Chelmsford over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Developer in Chelmsford

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Junior 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 Junior Developer in the job title.

1 8 (57.14%) CSS
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
1 8 (57.14%) CSS3
1 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
1 8 (57.14%) Front End Development
2 7 (50.00%) Sass
2 7 (50.00%) Code Optimisation
2 7 (50.00%) gulp
2 7 (50.00%) npm
2 7 (50.00%) Express
2 7 (50.00%) Grunt
2 7 (50.00%) Bower
2 7 (50.00%) Node.js
2 7 (50.00%) REST
2 7 (50.00%) SOAP
2 7 (50.00%) XML
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Degree
3 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 4 (28.57%) C#
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) Web Application Development
4 4 (28.57%) R
4 4 (28.57%) Web Development
5 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
6 2 (14.29%) Subversion

Junior 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 2 (14.29%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Bower
1 7 (50.00%) Grunt
1 7 (50.00%) gulp
2 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
3 2 (14.29%) JUnit
3 2 (14.29%) Subversion
4 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
1 8 (57.14%) CSS
1 8 (57.14%) CSS3
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) Express
2 7 (50.00%) Node.js
2 7 (50.00%) REST
2 7 (50.00%) Sass
2 7 (50.00%) SOAP
2 7 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (28.57%) .NET
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (14.29%) EJB
4 2 (14.29%) J2EE
4 2 (14.29%) JavaBeans
5 1 (7.14%) Django
5 1 (7.14%) HTML5
5 1 (7.14%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Front End Development
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Code Optimisation
3 4 (28.57%) Web Application Development
3 4 (28.57%) Web Development
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C#
1 4 (28.57%) R
2 2 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft