The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Brentwood region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank - 22 -
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood - 5.36% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 24.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Development Applications Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
13 25 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 17.57% 22.32% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 5
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Visual Studio
Essex

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 1 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 1 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%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) OOD
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
2 1 (33.33%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) MKS