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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 29 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 2.26% 2.01% -
As % of the Development Applications category 13.64% 21.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £50,000 £36,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 Chelmsford region.

Development Applications Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
22 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 16.54% 9.55% 18.84%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 13
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Chelmsford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
1 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (50.00%) OOP
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) SQLite
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# Web Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Web Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Agile .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Agile C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) OOP
2 3 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
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