The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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
Rank 61 60 67
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 29 47 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.20% 3.66% 2.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.86% 20.09% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 23 39 28
Median salary £47,500 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £34,925
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £52,250
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 Essex region.

Development Applications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
139 234 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 15.36% 18.24% 12.78%
Number of salaries quoted 97 187 109
Median salary £46,924 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.13% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex 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 Essex

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Essex

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Essex

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

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Essex

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood +12 12 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Chelmsford -7 3 £65,000 +44.44%
Visual Studio
East of England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

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 Essex region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 70 (100.00%) C#
2 68 (97.14%) .NET
3 56 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 48 (68.57%) ASP.NET
5 44 (62.86%) JavaScript
6 43 (61.43%) HTML
6 43 (61.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 41 (58.57%) Finance
8 38 (54.29%) CSS
9 37 (52.86%) QA
10 36 (51.43%) Unit Testing
10 36 (51.43%) Workflow
11 35 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 35 (50.00%) Wealth Management
11 35 (50.00%) Ajax
12 32 (45.71%) SQL Server 2012
13 31 (44.29%) SDLC
14 30 (42.86%) .NET Framework
15 28 (40.00%) VB.NET
15 28 (40.00%) OOD
16 25 (35.71%) MVC
17 23 (32.86%) SQL
18 15 (21.43%) JIRA
19 14 (20.00%) WPF
19 14 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 11 (15.71%) WCF
20 11 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
21 9 (12.86%) ASP.NET Web API
22 8 (11.43%) Banking
22 8 (11.43%) Microsoft

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.43%) IIS
1 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (1.43%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
2 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) Cisco ICM
1 1 (1.43%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (1.43%) FTP
1 1 (1.43%) HTTP
1 1 (1.43%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (45.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 43 (61.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (21.43%) JIRA
3 3 (4.29%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.86%) Subversion
5 1 (1.43%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.43%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.43%) Moq
5 1 (1.43%) NCover
5 1 (1.43%) NCrunch
5 1 (1.43%) NSubstitute
5 1 (1.43%) NUnit
5 1 (1.43%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.43%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.43%) StyleCop
General
1 41 (58.57%) Finance
2 8 (11.43%) Banking
3 2 (2.86%) Legal
4 1 (1.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 58 (82.86%) Developer
2 35 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 26 (37.14%) C# Developer
4 25 (35.71%) VB.NET Developer
5 15 (21.43%) SQL Developer
6 12 (17.14%) .NET Software Developer
7 10 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (14.29%) Technical Leader
8 8 (11.43%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (10.00%) C# WPF Developer
9 7 (10.00%) Junior
9 7 (10.00%) Junior C# Developer
9 7 (10.00%) Junior Developer
9 7 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
9 7 (10.00%) WPF Developer
10 6 (8.57%) C# WCF Developer
10 6 (8.57%) WCF Developer
11 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (7.14%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (97.14%) .NET
2 48 (68.57%) ASP.NET
3 43 (61.43%) HTML
4 38 (54.29%) CSS
5 35 (50.00%) Ajax
6 30 (42.86%) .NET Framework
7 14 (20.00%) WPF
8 11 (15.71%) WCF
9 9 (12.86%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (10.00%) AngularJS
10 7 (10.00%) jQuery
11 5 (7.14%) RESTful
12 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (5.71%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (4.29%) HTML5
13 3 (4.29%) Web Services
14 2 (2.86%) CSS3
14 2 (2.86%) Entity Framework
14 2 (2.86%) JSON
14 2 (2.86%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.71%) Computer Science
1 4 (5.71%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.43%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.43%) Windows
1 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (51.43%) Unit Testing
1 36 (51.43%) Workflow
2 35 (50.00%) Wealth Management
3 31 (44.29%) SDLC
4 28 (40.00%) OOD
5 25 (35.71%) MVC
6 11 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (10.00%) Scrum
8 6 (8.57%) Mentoring
8 6 (8.57%) Web Development
9 5 (7.14%) SOLID
10 4 (5.71%) Straight-Through Processing
11 3 (4.29%) API Development
11 3 (4.29%) OO
12 2 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Architecture
12 2 (2.86%) OOP
12 2 (2.86%) Process Improvement
12 2 (2.86%) Software Engineering
12 2 (2.86%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 70 (100.00%) C#
2 44 (62.86%) JavaScript
3 28 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 23 (32.86%) SQL
5 4 (5.71%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.29%) VB
7 2 (2.86%) Delphi
7 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.86%) XPath
8 1 (1.43%) Java
8 1 (1.43%) Tcl
8 1 (1.43%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (52.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.43%) Cisco
2 1 (1.43%) Xamarin
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