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 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
Rank 60 54 73
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +19
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 25 56 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.68% 4.74% 2.07%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.34% 27.86% 15.76%
Number of salaries quoted 18 43 23
Median salary £47,500 £60,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £91,500 £53,000
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 Essex region.

Development Applications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
153 201 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 16.40% 17.02% 13.13%
Number of salaries quoted 100 155 119
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £75,000
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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +11 6 £47,500 -20.83% 2
Colchester +2 2 - - 2
Chelmsford -9 2 £53,750 +26.47%
Visual Studio
East of England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

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 Essex region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 71 (100.00%) C#
2 67 (94.37%) .NET
3 57 (80.28%) SQL Server
4 49 (69.01%) ASP.NET
5 47 (66.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 45 (63.38%) Finance
7 42 (59.15%) JavaScript
8 41 (57.75%) HTML
8 41 (57.75%) QA
9 40 (56.34%) Unit Testing
9 40 (56.34%) CSS
9 40 (56.34%) Workflow
10 39 (54.93%) Wealth Management
10 39 (54.93%) Ajax
10 39 (54.93%) SQL Server 2008
11 36 (50.70%) SQL Server 2012
12 32 (45.07%) .NET Framework
12 32 (45.07%) SDLC
13 31 (43.66%) VB.NET
14 30 (42.25%) OOD
15 22 (30.99%) MVC
16 19 (26.76%) SQL
17 15 (21.13%) JIRA
18 14 (19.72%) WPF
18 14 (19.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
19 10 (14.08%) Microsoft
20 8 (11.27%) Degree
20 8 (11.27%) WCF
20 8 (11.27%) Banking

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 (1.41%) IIS
1 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (1.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
2 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
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 57 (80.28%) SQL Server
2 39 (54.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (50.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (19.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 47 (66.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (21.13%) JIRA
3 4 (5.63%) Subversion
4 3 (4.23%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.41%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.41%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.41%) Moq
6 1 (1.41%) NCover
6 1 (1.41%) NCrunch
6 1 (1.41%) NSubstitute
6 1 (1.41%) NUnit
6 1 (1.41%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.41%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.41%) StyleCop
General
1 45 (63.38%) Finance
2 8 (11.27%) Banking
3 2 (2.82%) Legal
4 1 (1.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 58 (81.69%) Developer
2 34 (47.89%) .NET Developer
3 30 (42.25%) VB.NET Developer
4 24 (33.80%) C# Developer
5 15 (21.13%) .NET Software Developer
6 14 (19.72%) SQL Developer
7 9 (12.68%) SQL Server Developer
7 9 (12.68%) Technical Leader
8 8 (11.27%) C# WPF Developer
8 8 (11.27%) WPF Developer
9 7 (9.86%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (8.45%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (8.45%) C# WCF Developer
10 6 (8.45%) Junior
10 6 (8.45%) Junior C# Developer
10 6 (8.45%) Junior Developer
10 6 (8.45%) WCF Developer
11 4 (5.63%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 4 (5.63%) HTML CSS Developer
11 4 (5.63%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (94.37%) .NET
2 49 (69.01%) ASP.NET
3 41 (57.75%) HTML
4 40 (56.34%) CSS
5 39 (54.93%) Ajax
6 32 (45.07%) .NET Framework
7 14 (19.72%) WPF
8 8 (11.27%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (11.27%) WCF
9 7 (9.86%) AngularJS
10 6 (8.45%) jQuery
11 5 (7.04%) RESTful
12 4 (5.63%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC
14 2 (2.82%) Entity Framework
14 2 (2.82%) HTML5
14 2 (2.82%) JSON
14 2 (2.82%) MSMQ
14 2 (2.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 2 (2.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.63%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.82%) Fintech
4 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.23%) Windows
2 2 (2.82%) Windows 10
2 2 (2.82%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.41%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (56.34%) Unit Testing
1 40 (56.34%) Workflow
2 39 (54.93%) Wealth Management
3 32 (45.07%) SDLC
4 30 (42.25%) OOD
5 22 (30.99%) MVC
6 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (9.86%) Scrum
8 6 (8.45%) Mentoring
9 5 (7.04%) SOLID
9 5 (7.04%) Web Development
10 4 (5.63%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.63%) Straight-Through Processing
11 3 (4.23%) API Development
11 3 (4.23%) Multithreading
12 2 (2.82%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (2.82%) OO
12 2 (2.82%) OOP
12 2 (2.82%) Physics
12 2 (2.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 71 (100.00%) C#
2 42 (59.15%) JavaScript
3 31 (43.66%) VB.NET
4 19 (26.76%) SQL
5 4 (5.63%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.82%) C++
6 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.82%) XPath
7 1 (1.41%) Delphi
7 1 (1.41%) Java
7 1 (1.41%) Tcl
7 1 (1.41%) VB
7 1 (1.41%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (11.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (57.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 10 (14.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.41%) Cisco
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Client Server
Salary: £25k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Colchester
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 23 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 27 days ago