Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Essex > Chelmsford
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 46 30
Rank change year-on-year +11 -16 -7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 19 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 5.46% 0.90% 4.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.15% 0.97% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 14
Chelmsford median annual salary £50,000 - £41,750
10th Percentile £31,000 - £25,175
90th Percentile £55,000 - £53,375
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25% -

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Chelmsford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 309 309 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 88.79% 93.07% 79.01%
Number of salaries quoted 287 280 231
Chelmsford median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,950 £61,250 £66,250
Essex median annual salary £45,001 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.00% +12.50% -9.09%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford.

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 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
2 13 (68.42%) MVC
3 12 (63.16%) CSS
4 11 (57.89%) HTML
4 11 (57.89%) Java
5 10 (52.63%) Struts
5 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (52.63%) Spring
5 10 (52.63%) Spring MVC
6 8 (42.11%) Hibernate
6 8 (42.11%) EJB
6 8 (42.11%) JBoss
6 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
6 8 (42.11%) JPA
6 8 (42.11%) Java EE
6 8 (42.11%) SDLC
7 7 (36.84%) C#
7 7 (36.84%) .NET
7 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
8 6 (31.58%) SQL
8 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
8 6 (31.58%) Sass
8 6 (31.58%) LESS
8 6 (31.58%) WildFly
8 6 (31.58%) Spring Boot
9 5 (26.32%) Finance
10 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
10 4 (21.05%) RESTful
10 4 (21.05%) Artificial Intelligence
10 4 (21.05%) Fintech

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 8 (42.11%) JBoss
2 6 (31.58%) WildFly
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 11 (57.89%) Java Developer
3 10 (52.63%) Agile Developer
3 10 (52.63%) Agile Java Developer
4 9 (47.37%) Software Engineer
5 7 (36.84%) .NET Software Engineer
5 7 (36.84%) C# Software Engineer
5 7 (36.84%) Senior Developer
5 7 (36.84%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (31.58%) Senior Agile Developer
6 6 (31.58%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 4 (21.05%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 4 (21.05%) Web Engineer
8 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
8 3 (15.79%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (15.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
8 3 (15.79%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (15.79%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) CSS
2 11 (57.89%) HTML
3 10 (52.63%) Spring
3 10 (52.63%) Spring MVC
3 10 (52.63%) Struts
4 8 (42.11%) EJB
4 8 (42.11%) Hibernate
4 8 (42.11%) Java EE
4 8 (42.11%) JPA
5 7 (36.84%) .NET
5 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
6 6 (31.58%) LESS
6 6 (31.58%) Sass
6 6 (31.58%) Spring Boot
7 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
7 4 (21.05%) RESTful
8 3 (15.79%) Ajax
8 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (15.79%) Entity Framework
8 3 (15.79%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Fintech
1 4 (21.05%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (15.79%) Data Structures
2 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Android
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) MVC
2 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) SDLC
4 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (15.79%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (10.53%) TDD
7 2 (10.53%) Web Development
8 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
2 11 (57.89%) Java
3 7 (36.84%) C#
4 6 (31.58%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) C
5 1 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) MISRA
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Xamarin