The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 141 160 107
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -53
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 70 62 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.57% 1.20% 2.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.28% 10.51% 19.22%
Number of salaries quoted 70 55 113
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Visual Studio
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
570 590 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.80% 11.45% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 526 450 531
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire 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 Berkshire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Berkshire

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Bracknell +16 25 £45,000 -14.28%
Reading -4 11 £45,000 -7.69% 3
Wokingham -14 5 £35,000 -12.50%
Thatcham - 5 £32,500 -
Maidenhead -4 4 £43,750 +29.62% 1
Newbury +9 1 £25,000 -31.03%
Slough +8 1 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Windsor +6 1 £25,000 -50.00%
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 120 (75.47%) C#
2 113 (71.07%) .NET
3 91 (57.23%) SQL
4 84 (52.83%) SQL Server
5 71 (44.65%) HTML
6 61 (38.36%) ASP.NET
7 60 (37.74%) JavaScript
8 51 (32.08%) SDLC
9 46 (28.93%) Microsoft
10 44 (27.67%) Java
10 44 (27.67%) CSS
10 44 (27.67%) Agile Software Development
11 43 (27.04%) Software Engineering
12 41 (25.79%) jQuery
12 41 (25.79%) Team Foundation Server
13 40 (25.16%) VB
14 37 (23.27%) Selenium
15 36 (22.64%) Finance
16 34 (21.38%) MVC
16 34 (21.38%) Degree
17 33 (20.75%) XML
18 31 (19.50%) Windows
19 30 (18.87%) Oracle
20 28 (17.61%) VB.NET
20 28 (17.61%) TDD
21 27 (16.98%) Unit Testing
22 26 (16.35%) Web Services
22 26 (16.35%) Workflow
23 24 (15.09%) HTML5
23 24 (15.09%) WCF

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 19 (11.95%) SharePoint
2 17 (10.69%) CMS
2 17 (10.69%) IIS
3 10 (6.29%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (3.14%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (2.52%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (2.52%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.26%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.40%) MS Office
3 5 (3.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.63%) Mingle
5 1 (0.63%) MS Project
5 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.52%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.14%) Office 365
3 3 (1.89%) OneDrive
3 3 (1.89%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.18%) DNS
1 13 (8.18%) Firewall
1 13 (8.18%) Internet
1 13 (8.18%) TCP/IP
2 11 (6.92%) Intranet
3 10 (6.29%) HTTP
4 1 (0.63%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (52.83%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (7.55%) DTS
4 8 (5.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (4.40%) MS Access
5 7 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.14%) Azure SQL Database
6 5 (3.14%) MySQL
7 4 (2.52%) GIS
7 4 (2.52%) QGIS
8 3 (1.89%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.26%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.26%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.63%) Big Data
10 1 (0.63%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 41 (25.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 37 (23.27%) Selenium
3 20 (12.58%) JMeter
4 19 (11.95%) LoadRunner
5 18 (11.32%) Gatling
6 13 (8.18%) TestNG
7 10 (6.29%) Maven
7 10 (6.29%) MSTest
8 7 (4.40%) NUnit
9 6 (3.77%) MSBuild
9 6 (3.77%) Subversion
10 5 (3.14%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 5 (3.14%) WebDriver
11 3 (1.89%) Git (software)
11 3 (1.89%) Moq
11 3 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (1.89%) Selenium IDE
11 3 (1.89%) Toad
12 2 (1.26%) JIRA
12 2 (1.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 36 (22.64%) Finance
2 15 (9.43%) Banking
3 14 (8.81%) Legal
4 3 (1.89%) Automotive
4 3 (1.89%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.26%) Electronics
5 2 (1.26%) Marketing
6 1 (0.63%) Advertising
6 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 82 (51.57%) Developer
2 47 (29.56%) .NET Developer
3 37 (23.27%) C# Developer
4 34 (21.38%) Software Engineer
5 33 (20.75%) Software Developer
6 27 (16.98%) .NET Software Developer
7 24 (15.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 24 (15.09%) C# Software Developer
8 18 (11.32%) SQL Developer
9 17 (10.69%) Tester
10 16 (10.06%) Analyst
10 16 (10.06%) Automation Tester
10 16 (10.06%) Senior Automation Tester
10 16 (10.06%) Senior Tester
11 15 (9.43%) C++ Software Engineer
12 13 (8.18%) C# Software Engineer
12 13 (8.18%) Selenium Automation Tester
12 13 (8.18%) Selenium Tester
12 13 (8.18%) Senior Developer
13 12 (7.55%) Java Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (71.07%) .NET
2 71 (44.65%) HTML
3 61 (38.36%) ASP.NET
4 44 (27.67%) CSS
5 41 (25.79%) jQuery
6 33 (20.75%) XML
7 26 (16.35%) Web Services
8 24 (15.09%) HTML5
8 24 (15.09%) WCF
9 18 (11.32%) .NET Framework
9 18 (11.32%) XSLT
10 17 (10.69%) WPF
11 16 (10.06%) Ajax
12 15 (9.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 15 (9.43%) COM
12 15 (9.43%) MFC
12 15 (9.43%) STL
13 14 (8.81%) AngularJS
14 13 (8.18%) ASP.NET Web API
14 13 (8.18%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.92%) Social Media
2 8 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (4.40%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (3.14%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.14%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.52%) W3C
6 3 (1.89%) User Experience
7 2 (1.26%) Fintech
7 2 (1.26%) iPad
8 1 (0.63%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.63%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 31 (19.50%) Windows
2 4 (2.52%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (0.63%) Android
3 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.63%) Linux
3 1 (0.63%) Unix
3 1 (0.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (32.08%) SDLC
2 44 (27.67%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (27.04%) Software Engineering
4 34 (21.38%) MVC
5 28 (17.61%) TDD
6 27 (16.98%) Unit Testing
7 26 (16.35%) Workflow
8 23 (14.47%) Scrum
9 20 (12.58%) Automated Testing
9 20 (12.58%) Performance Testing
10 19 (11.95%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (11.95%) Multithreading
10 19 (11.95%) Test Automation
11 16 (10.06%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (10.06%) Open Source
11 16 (10.06%) Test Scripting
12 15 (9.43%) CRM
12 15 (9.43%) Software Testing
13 14 (8.81%) Functional Testing
13 14 (8.81%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 120 (75.47%) C#
2 91 (57.23%) SQL
3 60 (37.74%) JavaScript
4 44 (27.67%) Java
5 40 (25.16%) VB
6 28 (17.61%) VB.NET
7 19 (11.95%) C++
8 16 (10.06%) Perl
9 15 (9.43%) T-SQL
10 13 (8.18%) VBScript
11 12 (7.55%) PHP
12 9 (5.66%) PL/SQL
13 7 (4.40%) VBA
14 4 (2.52%) VB6
14 4 (2.52%) XAML
15 3 (1.89%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.63%) X++
Qualifications
1 34 (21.38%) Degree
2 18 (11.32%) ISEB
3 14 (8.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (4.40%) DBS Check
5 3 (1.89%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.26%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.26%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.63%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.43%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (3.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 46 (28.93%) Microsoft
2 30 (18.87%) Oracle
3 11 (6.92%) Nintex
4 8 (5.03%) Telerik
5 5 (3.14%) Adobe
5 5 (3.14%) Cisco
5 5 (3.14%) Citrix
5 5 (3.14%) VMware
6 4 (2.52%) Ektron
6 4 (2.52%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.89%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.63%) Capita
8 1 (0.63%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.63%) Rally
8 1 (0.63%) SAP
Reading, Berkshire
Dantech
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: £40k - 42k per year
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago