The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 35 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 19 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 7.57% 0.87% -
As % of the Development Applications category 30.16% 10.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Visual Studio
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Development Applications Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
63 10 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 25.10% 8.70% 22.36%
Number of salaries quoted 31 9 31
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Abingdon

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Abingdon region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio.

1 24 (92.31%) .NET
2 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (73.08%) C#
3 19 (73.08%) Windows
4 18 (69.23%) C++
5 13 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 12 (46.15%) Software Testing
6 12 (46.15%) Automated Testing
6 12 (46.15%) Multithreading
6 12 (46.15%) Computer Security
6 12 (46.15%) Sophos
6 12 (46.15%) Regression Testing
6 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
6 12 (46.15%) STL
6 12 (46.15%) VC++
6 12 (46.15%) Product Management
6 12 (46.15%) User Experience
6 12 (46.15%) Software Delivery
7 10 (38.46%) HTML
8 9 (34.62%) CSS
8 9 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (30.77%) HTML5
9 8 (30.77%) Entity Framework
9 8 (30.77%) SQL
9 8 (30.77%) Web Services
9 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
9 8 (30.77%) .NET Framework
10 7 (26.92%) jQuery
10 7 (26.92%) Scrum
10 7 (26.92%) MS Office

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) Apache
1 4 (15.38%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (15.38%) Big Data
3 4 (15.38%) GIS
4 1 (3.85%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (15.38%) Games
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) GUI Software Engineer
1 12 (46.15%) Software Engineer
1 12 (46.15%) Windows Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) .NET Development Manager
2 7 (26.92%) Development Manager
3 6 (23.08%) Agile Development Manager
4 5 (19.23%) Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Big Data Developer
5 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 4 (15.38%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Machine Learning Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Information Systems Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Information Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Scrum Master
6 1 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (92.31%) .NET
2 12 (46.15%) STL
3 10 (38.46%) HTML
4 9 (34.62%) CSS
5 8 (30.77%) .NET Framework
5 8 (30.77%) Entity Framework
5 8 (30.77%) HTML5
5 8 (30.77%) Web Services
6 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
6 7 (26.92%) jQuery
7 4 (15.38%) PostGIS
8 2 (7.69%) XML
9 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (3.85%) JSON
9 1 (3.85%) RESTful
9 1 (3.85%) WCF
9 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) User Experience
2 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
3 4 (15.38%) Algorithms
3 4 (15.38%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (15.38%) Physics
4 1 (3.85%) e-Learning
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 12 (46.15%) Automated Testing
3 12 (46.15%) Computer Security
3 12 (46.15%) Multithreading
3 12 (46.15%) Product Management
3 12 (46.15%) Regression Testing
3 12 (46.15%) Software Delivery
3 12 (46.15%) Software Testing
4 7 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (26.92%) Line Management
4 7 (26.92%) Mentoring
4 7 (26.92%) People Management
4 7 (26.92%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (26.92%) Scrum
5 5 (19.23%) OO
5 5 (19.23%) OOP
6 4 (15.38%) Game Development
6 4 (15.38%) Machine Learning
7 1 (3.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) C#
2 18 (69.23%) C++
3 12 (46.15%) VC++
4 8 (30.77%) SQL
5 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.69%) PHP
6 1 (3.85%) Java
6 1 (3.85%) Python
6 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) PhD
2 1 (3.85%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Sophos
2 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Perforce
3 1 (3.85%) Sun