Period
to 24 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for Software Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Delivery over the 6 months to 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Delivery
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 104 119
Rank change year-on-year +29 +15 -26
Permanent jobs citing Software Delivery 5 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.61% 0.61% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.70% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 16
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £42,500 £39,500 £36,875
90th Percentile £47,500 £55,250 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -13.04% +21.05% -

Software Delivery 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 Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 677 1,292 1,709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 82.16% 87.59% 88.05%
Number of salaries quoted 507 1,090 1,322
Essex median annual salary £44,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.37% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,150 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -

Software Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Software Delivery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Software Delivery in Essex

Software Delivery
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Software Delivery in Essex

Software Delivery
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Delivery within the Essex region over the 6 months to 24 May 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford +9 5 £45,000 -18.18%
Software Delivery
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, IT jobs citing Software Delivery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Software Delivery.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) NUnit
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) Time Management
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) WatiN
1 5 (100.00%) MSTest
1 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (100.00%) SpecFlow

Software Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MSTest
1 5 (100.00%) NUnit
1 5 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 5 (100.00%) WatiN
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 5 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 5 (100.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) Time Management
1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft