The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank - 20 -
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood - 6.67% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 42.86% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Visual Studio
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brentwood region.

Development Applications Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
24 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 25.00% 15.56% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 11
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Brentwood region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Brentwood

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Brentwood region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Brentwood

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brentwood region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio.

1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) C
2 2 (66.67%) STL
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) MKS
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (33.33%) MSTest
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) MSBuild
3 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (33.33%) RAD
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brentwood region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) MSTest
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) MSBuild
1 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Functional Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) STL
2 1 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OOD
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) RAD
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) MKS