Period
to 22 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Programmer was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in Chelmsford during the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

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

Programmer
Essex > Chelmsford
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 35 38
Rank change year-on-year -16 +3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 3 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 0.78% 1.89% 3.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 1.97% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 10
Chelmsford median annual salary £24,000 £24,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -25.00% -20.00%
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +18.06% -20.00%

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 341 254 290
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 88.11% 95.85% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 300 220 269
Chelmsford median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £58,875 £60,325 £65,500
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -11.11%

Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

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

Job vacancy trend for Programmer in Chelmsford

Programmer
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Salary trend for Programmer in Chelmsford

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Programmer in Chelmsford over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Programmer in Chelmsford

Programmer Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) EJB
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) E-business
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Spring Security
2 1 (33.33%) JPA
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Spring Boot
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) HTML

Programmer 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 1 (33.33%) JBoss
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) EJB
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) Java EE
1 1 (33.33%) JPA
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Spring Boot
1 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) E-business
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Degree