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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 20 22 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 16 1 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 10.13% 1.33% 21.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 59.26% 14.29% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 20
Average salary £25,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
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
27 7 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 17.09% 9.33% 26.88%
Number of salaries quoted 25 2 25
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 23 September 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 16 (88.89%) Scrum
1 16 (88.89%) MVC
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) Adobe Illustrator
2 13 (72.22%) HTML
2 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
2 13 (72.22%) Photoshop
2 13 (72.22%) CSS
2 13 (72.22%) HTML5
2 13 (72.22%) CSS3
2 13 (72.22%) KnockoutJS
3 8 (44.44%) .NET
4 7 (38.89%) C#
4 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
5 3 (16.67%) WCF
5 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.11%) C++
6 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 2 (11.11%) SaaS
6 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
6 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.11%) Degree
6 2 (11.11%) Big Data
6 2 (11.11%) Couchbase
6 2 (11.11%) Analytics
6 2 (11.11%) Coaching
7 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
7 1 (5.56%) Multithreading

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 13 (72.22%) Photoshop
1 13 (72.22%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 2 (11.11%) Big Data
1 2 (11.11%) Couchbase
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Junior
2 9 (50.00%) Junior Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Junior Front-End Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Development Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Software Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) HTML
1 13 (72.22%) CSS
1 13 (72.22%) HTML5
1 13 (72.22%) CSS3
1 13 (72.22%) KnockoutJS
2 8 (44.44%) .NET
3 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
4 3 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (5.56%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Scrum
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (88.89%) MVC
2 2 (11.11%) Analytics
2 2 (11.11%) Coaching
2 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
3 1 (5.56%) Image Processing
3 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
2 7 (38.89%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft