The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brentwood with a requirement for Visual Studio skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Essex / Brentwood
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 21 30
Rank change year-on-year +13 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 16 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brentwood 34.04% 3.70% 3.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 72.73% 30.77% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 6
Median salary £58,750 £80,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.56% +68.42%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Visual Studio is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Brentwood with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Brentwood
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 22 13 42
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brentwood 46.81% 12.04% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 20
Median salary £55,000 £80,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.25% +68.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £90,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Brentwood

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brentwood citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Brentwood

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Brentwood

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Brentwood.

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Brentwood

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Brentwood

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Brentwood over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Brentwood region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 30 (100.00%) C#
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
1 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (96.67%) ASP.NET
2 29 (96.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (80.00%) Unit Testing
3 24 (80.00%) .NET Framework
3 24 (80.00%) QA
3 24 (80.00%) Wealth Management
3 24 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 24 (80.00%) SDLC
3 24 (80.00%) CSS
3 24 (80.00%) HTML
3 24 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 24 (80.00%) OOD
3 24 (80.00%) Workflow
3 24 (80.00%) Ajax
4 20 (66.67%) Finance
5 19 (63.33%) VB.NET
6 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (20.00%) MVC
6 6 (20.00%) WPF
6 6 (20.00%) Degree
7 5 (16.67%) Mathematics
7 5 (16.67%) Release Management
7 5 (16.67%) WCF
7 5 (16.67%) Data Extraction
7 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 5 (16.67%) KnockoutJS

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brentwood 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 5 (16.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 24 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 29 (96.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 20 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Developer
2 14 (46.67%) .NET Developer
2 14 (46.67%) .NET Software Developer
2 14 (46.67%) VB.NET Developer
3 10 (33.33%) Technical Leader
4 1 (3.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Graduate
4 1 (3.33%) Graduate C# Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Junior
4 1 (3.33%) Junior C# Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (96.67%) ASP.NET
3 24 (80.00%) .NET Framework
3 24 (80.00%) Ajax
3 24 (80.00%) CSS
3 24 (80.00%) HTML
4 6 (20.00%) WPF
5 5 (16.67%) Angular 2
5 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 5 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (16.67%) SOAP
5 5 (16.67%) WCF
5 5 (16.67%) Web Services
5 5 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) OOD
1 24 (80.00%) SDLC
1 24 (80.00%) Unit Testing
1 24 (80.00%) Wealth Management
1 24 (80.00%) Workflow
2 6 (20.00%) MVC
3 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (16.67%) Data Extraction
3 5 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 5 (16.67%) OO
3 5 (16.67%) Release Management
3 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 5 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 19 (63.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (80.00%) QA