The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Essex / Chelmsford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 22 23
Rank change year-on-year -14 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 3 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 1.55% 0.72% 6.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 0.82% 7.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 11
Median salary £42,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

Software Engineering is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Chelmsford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 166 122 147
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 86.01% 87.77% 89.09%
Number of salaries quoted 137 100 140
Median salary £50,000 £39,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.20% -22.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £33,826
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chelmsford citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Chelmsford

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Chelmsford

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Chelmsford over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chelmsford region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Fintech
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Wealth Management
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C

Software Engineering
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 (50.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Core
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Fintech
2 1 (25.00%) CAN bus
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) MISRA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Xamarin