The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Chelmsford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 27 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 2.01% - 0.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.22% - 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £27,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Development Applications Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 9.05% 21.13% 10.74%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 16
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Visual Studio
Essex

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
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 April 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
2 9 (90.00%) SharePoint
3 7 (70.00%) WinForms
3 7 (70.00%) IIS
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (70.00%) Java
3 7 (70.00%) Web Development
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Data Integration
4 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (30.00%) XML
4 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (30.00%) Information Management
4 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (20.00%) UML
5 2 (20.00%) DSDM

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (90.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (70.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) QlikView
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Database Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Database Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
2 7 (70.00%) WinForms
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Integration
1 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Web Development
2 3 (30.00%) Information Management
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) DSDM
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft