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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 41 50 58
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 67 54 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 6.65% 4.15% 3.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.33% 24.43% 30.65%
Number of salaries quoted 52 52 31
Median salary £45,000 £29,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.54% -21.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £22,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £54,800 £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
201 221 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 19.94% 16.99% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 155 183 137
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +15 10 £77,500 +63.15%
Colchester -17 6 £40,000 +53.84%
Southend-on-Sea +6 3 £45,000 +63.63%
Basildon -3 3 £42,500 +37.09% 2
Chelmsford +10 2 £42,500 -15.00%
Visual Studio
East of England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 110 (96.49%) .NET
2 108 (94.74%) C#
3 106 (92.98%) SQL Server
4 95 (83.33%) ASP.NET
5 91 (79.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 76 (66.67%) Ajax
7 72 (63.16%) Team Foundation Server
8 68 (59.65%) VB.NET
9 63 (55.26%) Finance
10 60 (52.63%) JavaScript
11 57 (50.00%) QA
12 55 (48.25%) Wealth Management
12 55 (48.25%) Unit Testing
12 55 (48.25%) Workflow
13 49 (42.98%) HTML
14 48 (42.11%) CSS
15 41 (35.96%) SQL Server 2012
16 39 (34.21%) SDLC
16 39 (34.21%) SQL
17 38 (33.33%) .NET Framework
18 37 (32.46%) OOD
19 29 (25.44%) Microsoft
20 28 (24.56%) MVC
21 25 (21.93%) WCF
22 24 (21.05%) jQuery
23 23 (20.18%) Web Development
24 21 (18.42%) Mentoring
25 16 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC
26 15 (13.16%) Straight-Through Processing
26 15 (13.16%) Mobile App

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 11 (9.65%) Umbraco
2 9 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.89%) SharePoint 2010
2 9 (7.89%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.88%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (11.40%) MS Office
2 7 (6.14%) Photoshop
3 6 (5.26%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (92.98%) SQL Server
2 91 (79.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 41 (35.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 72 (63.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (7.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 63 (55.26%) Finance
2 7 (6.14%) Law
3 4 (3.51%) Legal
4 3 (2.63%) Advertising
5 2 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 85 (74.56%) Developer
2 74 (64.91%) .NET Developer
3 44 (38.60%) SQL Developer
4 29 (25.44%) ASP.NET Developer
5 28 (24.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (24.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 28 (24.56%) C# Developer
6 27 (23.68%) SQL Server Developer
7 23 (20.18%) Technical Leader
7 23 (20.18%) Web Developer
8 17 (14.91%) Consultant
8 17 (14.91%) HTML Developer
8 17 (14.91%) Technical Consultant
9 13 (11.40%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 12 (10.53%) .NET Web Developer
10 12 (10.53%) C# Web Developer
11 10 (8.77%) .NET Programmer
11 10 (8.77%) C# Programmer
11 10 (8.77%) Programmer
11 10 (8.77%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (96.49%) .NET
2 95 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 76 (66.67%) Ajax
4 49 (42.98%) HTML
5 48 (42.11%) CSS
6 38 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 25 (21.93%) WCF
8 24 (21.05%) jQuery
9 16 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (11.40%) Entity Framework
11 11 (9.65%) HTML5
11 11 (9.65%) Web Services
12 10 (8.77%) CSS3
13 8 (7.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 8 (7.02%) SOAP
13 8 (7.02%) XML
14 5 (4.39%) WPF
15 3 (2.63%) JSON
15 3 (2.63%) Silverlight
16 2 (1.75%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.16%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.51%) Physics
3 2 (1.75%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.75%) CUDA
3 2 (1.75%) User Experience
4 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.40%) Windows
2 9 (7.89%) Windows 7
3 7 (6.14%) Windows Server
3 7 (6.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (6.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.88%) Android
4 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (48.25%) Unit Testing
1 55 (48.25%) Wealth Management
1 55 (48.25%) Workflow
2 39 (34.21%) SDLC
3 37 (32.46%) OOD
4 28 (24.56%) MVC
5 23 (20.18%) Web Development
6 21 (18.42%) Mentoring
7 15 (13.16%) Straight-Through Processing
8 12 (10.53%) SOA
9 11 (9.65%) OO
9 11 (9.65%) Risk Assessment
10 6 (5.26%) Case Management
11 5 (4.39%) Software Engineering
12 3 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
13 2 (1.75%) Front End Development
13 2 (1.75%) Issue Tracking
13 2 (1.75%) Multithreading
14 1 (0.88%) Line Management
14 1 (0.88%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 108 (94.74%) C#
2 68 (59.65%) VB.NET
3 60 (52.63%) JavaScript
4 39 (34.21%) SQL
5 7 (6.14%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.51%) C++
7 3 (2.63%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (3.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (25.44%) Microsoft
Essex
Information Technology Services
Salary: £35k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basildon
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Basildon
Simon James IT
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago
Essex
Maxegan
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago