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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 56 62 51
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 33 33 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.17% 2.50% 3.09%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.85% 13.81% 18.23%
Number of salaries quoted 29 27 34
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,100 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £77,500 £49,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
151 239 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 14.52% 18.13% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 109 190 140
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +16 16 £47,500 -20.83% 5
Chelmsford +1 5 £32,500 -27.77%
Harlow - 3 £50,000 -
Basildon +6 2 £35,000 -22.22%
Witham - 2 £45,000 - 1
Visual Studio
East of England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 (90.41%) C#
1 66 (90.41%) .NET
1 66 (90.41%) SQL Server
2 55 (75.34%) JavaScript
3 50 (68.49%) ASP.NET
4 46 (63.01%) SQL
5 40 (54.79%) HTML
5 40 (54.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 33 (45.21%) jQuery
6 33 (45.21%) CSS
7 27 (36.99%) VB.NET
8 24 (32.88%) Finance
8 24 (32.88%) Ajax
9 20 (27.40%) Team Foundation Server
9 20 (27.40%) SharePoint
9 20 (27.40%) SDLC
9 20 (27.40%) SharePoint 2013
10 19 (26.03%) QA
11 18 (24.66%) Workflow
12 17 (23.29%) Wealth Management
12 17 (23.29%) Unit Testing
13 16 (21.92%) .NET Framework
13 16 (21.92%) SharePoint 2010
13 16 (21.92%) OOD
13 16 (21.92%) SQL Server 2012
14 14 (19.18%) MVC
15 11 (15.07%) Microsoft
16 10 (13.70%) OO
16 10 (13.70%) WCF
17 9 (12.33%) Web Development

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 (27.40%) SharePoint
1 20 (27.40%) SharePoint 2013
2 16 (21.92%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (6.85%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.37%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) MS Office
1 5 (6.85%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (90.41%) SQL Server
2 40 (54.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (21.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (9.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (2.74%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (27.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (9.59%) JIRA
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (4.11%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.37%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.37%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.37%) Moq
5 1 (1.37%) NCover
5 1 (1.37%) NCrunch
5 1 (1.37%) NSubstitute
5 1 (1.37%) NUnit
5 1 (1.37%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.37%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.37%) StyleCop
5 1 (1.37%) Subversion
General
1 24 (32.88%) Finance
2 6 (8.22%) Banking
3 3 (4.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 61 (83.56%) Developer
2 46 (63.01%) .NET Developer
3 32 (43.84%) C# Developer
4 31 (42.47%) SQL Developer
5 26 (35.62%) C# .NET Developer
6 22 (30.14%) ASP.NET Developer
7 21 (28.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (24.66%) C# Programmer
8 18 (24.66%) Programmer
8 18 (24.66%) SQL Programmer
8 18 (24.66%) VB.NET Developer
9 17 (23.29%) Analyst
10 16 (21.92%) .NET Analyst Programmer
10 16 (21.92%) .NET Programmer
10 16 (21.92%) Analyst Developer
10 16 (21.92%) Analyst Programmer
10 16 (21.92%) ASP.NET Programmer
10 16 (21.92%) Developer Analyst
10 16 (21.92%) SQL Analyst
11 10 (13.70%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (90.41%) .NET
2 50 (68.49%) ASP.NET
3 40 (54.79%) HTML
4 33 (45.21%) CSS
4 33 (45.21%) jQuery
5 24 (32.88%) Ajax
6 16 (21.92%) .NET Framework
7 10 (13.70%) WCF
8 9 (12.33%) HTML5
9 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (10.96%) Web Services
10 7 (9.59%) WPF
11 6 (8.22%) CSS3
11 6 (8.22%) XML
12 5 (6.85%) AngularJS
12 5 (6.85%) SOAP
13 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (5.48%) JSON
13 4 (5.48%) RESTful
14 3 (4.11%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.37%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.85%) Windows
1 5 (6.85%) Windows 7
1 5 (6.85%) Windows Server
1 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.40%) SDLC
2 18 (24.66%) Workflow
3 17 (23.29%) Unit Testing
3 17 (23.29%) Wealth Management
4 16 (21.92%) OOD
5 14 (19.18%) MVC
6 10 (13.70%) OO
7 9 (12.33%) Web Development
8 8 (10.96%) Mentoring
9 7 (9.59%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (5.48%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (4.11%) OOP
11 3 (4.11%) Risk Assessment
11 3 (4.11%) Scrum
11 3 (4.11%) SOLID
12 2 (2.74%) API Development
12 2 (2.74%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (2.74%) DevOps
12 2 (2.74%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 66 (90.41%) C#
2 55 (75.34%) JavaScript
3 46 (63.01%) SQL
4 27 (36.99%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.11%) Delphi
5 3 (4.11%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.74%) VB
7 1 (1.37%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) Degree
1 4 (5.48%) SC Cleared
1 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (26.03%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 11 (15.07%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.48%) CA
3 1 (1.37%) Telerik
3 1 (1.37%) Xamarin
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Posted: 3 days ago
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