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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 67 63 44
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -19
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 25 33 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.36% 2.64% 4.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.56% 14.47% 26.82%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 46
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Visual Studio
East of England

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
151 228 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 14.25% 18.23% 15.65%
Number of salaries quoted 115 176 138
Median salary £47,500 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.94% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 August 2016.

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 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chelmsford +10 7 £32,500 -27.77%
Brentwood - 5 £65,000 - 2
Harlow - 4 £50,000 -
Basildon +4 2 £37,500 +30.43%
Witham +1 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Visual Studio
East of England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 76 (92.68%) .NET
2 75 (91.46%) SQL Server
2 75 (91.46%) C#
3 62 (75.61%) ASP.NET
4 55 (67.07%) JavaScript
4 55 (67.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 48 (58.54%) SQL
6 42 (51.22%) HTML
7 36 (43.90%) CSS
7 36 (43.90%) VB.NET
8 35 (42.68%) Ajax
9 34 (41.46%) jQuery
10 30 (36.59%) Finance
11 26 (31.71%) Team Foundation Server
12 22 (26.83%) SQL Server 2012
12 22 (26.83%) SDLC
13 21 (25.61%) Unit Testing
13 21 (25.61%) Wealth Management
13 21 (25.61%) QA
13 21 (25.61%) Workflow
14 20 (24.39%) SharePoint
14 20 (24.39%) SharePoint 2013
15 18 (21.95%) .NET Framework
15 18 (21.95%) OOD
16 16 (19.51%) Microsoft
16 16 (19.51%) SharePoint 2010
17 14 (17.07%) WCF
17 14 (17.07%) MVC
18 12 (14.63%) Web Development
18 12 (14.63%) Mentoring

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 20 (24.39%) SharePoint
1 20 (24.39%) SharePoint 2013
2 16 (19.51%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (6.10%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.22%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (13.41%) MS Office
2 7 (8.54%) Photoshop
3 4 (4.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (91.46%) SQL Server
2 55 (67.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (26.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 26 (31.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (9.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (3.66%) JIRA
General
1 30 (36.59%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Law
3 3 (3.66%) Banking
3 3 (3.66%) Legal
Job Titles
1 66 (80.49%) Developer
2 56 (68.29%) .NET Developer
3 43 (52.44%) SQL Developer
4 33 (40.24%) C# Developer
5 31 (37.80%) C# .NET Developer
6 28 (34.15%) ASP.NET Developer
7 27 (32.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (21.95%) C# Programmer
8 18 (21.95%) Programmer
8 18 (21.95%) SQL Programmer
9 17 (20.73%) Analyst
10 16 (19.51%) .NET Analyst Programmer
10 16 (19.51%) .NET Programmer
10 16 (19.51%) Analyst Developer
10 16 (19.51%) Analyst Programmer
10 16 (19.51%) ASP.NET Programmer
10 16 (19.51%) Developer Analyst
10 16 (19.51%) SQL Analyst
11 12 (14.63%) VB.NET Developer
11 12 (14.63%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (92.68%) .NET
2 62 (75.61%) ASP.NET
3 42 (51.22%) HTML
4 36 (43.90%) CSS
5 35 (42.68%) Ajax
6 34 (41.46%) jQuery
7 18 (21.95%) .NET Framework
8 14 (17.07%) WCF
9 11 (13.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 11 (13.41%) HTML5
10 9 (10.98%) Web Services
10 9 (10.98%) XML
11 8 (9.76%) CSS3
11 8 (9.76%) SOAP
12 5 (6.10%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (6.10%) WPF
13 4 (4.88%) Entity Framework
14 3 (3.66%) AngularJS
15 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web API
15 2 (2.44%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.88%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.22%) CUDA
2 1 (1.22%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.76%) Windows
2 7 (8.54%) Windows 7
2 7 (8.54%) Windows Server
2 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.83%) SDLC
2 21 (25.61%) Unit Testing
2 21 (25.61%) Wealth Management
2 21 (25.61%) Workflow
3 18 (21.95%) OOD
4 14 (17.07%) MVC
5 12 (14.63%) Mentoring
5 12 (14.63%) Web Development
6 11 (13.41%) OO
7 4 (4.88%) Case Management
7 4 (4.88%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (4.88%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (4.88%) SOA
7 4 (4.88%) Straight-Through Processing
8 3 (3.66%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.66%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (2.44%) Front End Development
10 1 (1.22%) API Development
10 1 (1.22%) API Integration
10 1 (1.22%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 75 (91.46%) C#
2 55 (67.07%) JavaScript
3 48 (58.54%) SQL
4 36 (43.90%) VB.NET
5 5 (6.10%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.66%) Delphi
7 2 (2.44%) VB
8 1 (1.22%) C++
8 1 (1.22%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
1 4 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.66%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (25.61%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 16 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.88%) CA
3 1 (1.22%) Telerik
3 1 (1.22%) Xamarin
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