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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 51 65 85
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +20
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 45 44 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.28% 3.15% 2.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.32% 17.96% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 34 38 29
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
171 245 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 16.27% 17.53% 12.49%
Number of salaries quoted 118 195 129
Median salary £46,924 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.31% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 8 December 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 8 December 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
Brentwood +14 28 £47,500 -20.83% 2
Chelmsford -6 2 £55,000 +22.22%
Basildon +17 1 £27,500 -38.88%
Witham - 1 £45,000 -
Visual Studio
East of England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 66 (92.96%) C#
2 64 (90.14%) .NET
3 59 (83.10%) SQL Server
4 48 (67.61%) HTML
5 47 (66.20%) JavaScript
6 46 (64.79%) ASP.NET
7 41 (57.75%) CSS
8 38 (53.52%) Finance
8 38 (53.52%) Team Foundation Server
9 34 (47.89%) SQL Server 2008
9 34 (47.89%) QA
10 33 (46.48%) Unit Testing
10 33 (46.48%) Workflow
11 32 (45.07%) Wealth Management
11 32 (45.07%) Ajax
12 31 (43.66%) SDLC
13 29 (40.85%) SQL Server 2012
13 29 (40.85%) .NET Framework
14 28 (39.44%) OOD
15 27 (38.03%) VB.NET
16 25 (35.21%) SQL
17 21 (29.58%) MVC
18 13 (18.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 13 (18.31%) JIRA
18 13 (18.31%) jQuery
19 12 (16.90%) WPF
20 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
21 9 (12.68%) WCF
22 8 (11.27%) Banking
22 8 (11.27%) 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 6 (8.45%) SharePoint
1 6 (8.45%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (2.82%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.41%) IIS
3 1 (1.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
2 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) Cisco ICM
1 1 (1.41%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (1.41%) FTP
1 1 (1.41%) HTTP
1 1 (1.41%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (83.10%) SQL Server
2 34 (47.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (40.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (18.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 38 (53.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (18.31%) JIRA
3 3 (4.23%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.82%) Subversion
5 1 (1.41%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.41%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.41%) Moq
5 1 (1.41%) NCover
5 1 (1.41%) NCrunch
5 1 (1.41%) NSubstitute
5 1 (1.41%) NUnit
5 1 (1.41%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.41%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.41%) StyleCop
General
1 38 (53.52%) Finance
2 8 (11.27%) Banking
3 2 (2.82%) Legal
4 1 (1.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 55 (77.46%) Developer
2 36 (50.70%) .NET Developer
3 25 (35.21%) C# Developer
4 22 (30.99%) VB.NET Developer
5 16 (22.54%) SQL Developer
6 12 (16.90%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (15.49%) .NET Software Developer
8 9 (12.68%) Junior
8 9 (12.68%) Technical Leader
9 8 (11.27%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (11.27%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (11.27%) Junior C# Developer
9 8 (11.27%) Junior Developer
10 7 (9.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (8.45%) Graduate
11 6 (8.45%) HTML Developer
12 5 (7.04%) Graduate C# Developer
12 5 (7.04%) Graduate Developer
12 5 (7.04%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (7.04%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (90.14%) .NET
2 48 (67.61%) HTML
3 46 (64.79%) ASP.NET
4 41 (57.75%) CSS
5 32 (45.07%) Ajax
6 29 (40.85%) .NET Framework
7 13 (18.31%) jQuery
8 12 (16.90%) WPF
9 9 (12.68%) WCF
10 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (7.04%) AngularJS
11 5 (7.04%) HTML5
12 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (5.63%) RESTful
13 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 3 (4.23%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (4.23%) Web Services
14 2 (2.82%) CSS3
14 2 (2.82%) JSON
14 2 (2.82%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.41%) Windows
1 1 (1.41%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (46.48%) Unit Testing
1 33 (46.48%) Workflow
2 32 (45.07%) Wealth Management
3 31 (43.66%) SDLC
4 28 (39.44%) OOD
5 21 (29.58%) MVC
6 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (11.27%) Mentoring
8 6 (8.45%) Scrum
8 6 (8.45%) Straight-Through Processing
8 6 (8.45%) Web Development
9 5 (7.04%) OO
9 5 (7.04%) SOLID
10 4 (5.63%) Cybersecurity
11 2 (2.82%) API Development
11 2 (2.82%) DevOps
11 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Architecture
11 2 (2.82%) OOP
11 2 (2.82%) Process Improvement
11 2 (2.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 66 (92.96%) C#
2 47 (66.20%) JavaScript
3 27 (38.03%) VB.NET
4 25 (35.21%) SQL
5 3 (4.23%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.23%) VB
6 2 (2.82%) Delphi
6 2 (2.82%) XPath
7 1 (1.41%) Java
7 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.41%) Tcl
7 1 (1.41%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (7.04%) Degree
2 4 (5.63%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.63%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (47.89%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.41%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (9.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.63%) CA
3 1 (1.41%) Cisco
3 1 (1.41%) Telerik
3 1 (1.41%) Xamarin
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