The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
Essex / Chelmsford
Rank 32 25 28
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 1.84% 0.89% 2.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.04% 6.25% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Median salary £65,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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

Development Applications Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
23 16 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 14.11% 14.29% 17.79%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 26
Median salary £46,924 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.31% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

The demand trend of job ads across the Chelmsford region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing Visual Studio 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 Visual Studio.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 2 (25.00%) VB
5 2 (25.00%) Delphi
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (12.50%) SaaS
6 1 (12.50%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) Web Development
6 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) Xamarin
6 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software

Visual Studio
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Graduate
5 1 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Junior
5 1 (12.50%) Junior C# Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Junior Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Delphi
3 2 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Xamarin