The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
Essex / Colchester
Rank 41 43 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 2 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 1.04% 3.94% 5.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.13% 18.18% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 9
Median salary - £35,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +59.09%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

Development Applications Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
39 55 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 20.21% 21.65% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 33 48 16
Median salary £52,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £37,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Colchester 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 Colchester

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Colchester

Visual Studio
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Colchester region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Physics
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Design Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Physics
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
Colchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 22 days ago
Colchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 26 days ago