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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
South East / Berkshire
Rank 103 133 134
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +1
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 81 98 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.34% 1.90% 1.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.72% 16.50% 14.12%
Number of salaries quoted 75 93 84
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
637 594 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 18.39% 11.49% 12.44%
Number of salaries quoted 541 517 521
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +22 22 £56,250 +7.14% 1
Reading +12 14 £37,000 -26.00% 7
Maidenhead +12 8 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Slough +31 6 £48,750 +71.05%
Windsor +1 6 £52,500 -4.54%
Wokingham +4 5 £36,500 -27.00% 1
Newbury -10 4 £43,750 -30.00%
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 140 (81.40%) C#
2 107 (62.21%) .NET
3 106 (61.63%) Microsoft
4 95 (55.23%) Agile Software Development
5 94 (54.65%) SQL
6 81 (47.09%) SQL Server
7 64 (37.21%) Scrum
8 63 (36.63%) HTML
9 60 (34.88%) JavaScript
10 57 (33.14%) SDLC
11 56 (32.56%) C++
12 55 (31.98%) Software Engineering
13 54 (31.40%) ASP.NET
14 53 (30.81%) TDD
15 48 (27.91%) Degree
16 45 (26.16%) CSS
17 44 (25.58%) MVC
18 41 (23.84%) Multithreading
19 37 (21.51%) Team Foundation Server
20 35 (20.35%) OO
21 33 (19.19%) Microsoft Azure
22 32 (18.60%) HTML5
22 32 (18.60%) Computer Science
23 31 (18.02%) .NET Framework
24 30 (17.44%) COM
24 30 (17.44%) STL
24 30 (17.44%) Windows
24 30 (17.44%) MFC
24 30 (17.44%) ASP.NET MVC
24 30 (17.44%) Boost C++ Libraries

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 18 (10.47%) CMS
2 9 (5.23%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (4.65%) IIS
4 6 (3.49%) EPiServer
5 5 (2.91%) Confluence
6 4 (2.33%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.74%) Drupal
7 3 (1.74%) IBM Domino
7 3 (1.74%) Kentico
7 3 (1.74%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.74%) NServiceBus
7 3 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.58%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (12.79%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.49%) MS Office
2 6 (3.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.74%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 33 (19.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.65%) IaaS
3 6 (3.49%) PaaS
4 4 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.33%) SaaS
5 3 (1.74%) G Suite
5 3 (1.74%) Slack
6 2 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.74%) DNS
1 3 (1.74%) IMAP
1 3 (1.74%) Internet
1 3 (1.74%) NAS
1 3 (1.74%) SAN
1 3 (1.74%) SMTP
1 3 (1.74%) Wireshark
2 2 (1.16%) Extranet
2 2 (1.16%) Firewall
2 2 (1.16%) Intranet
2 2 (1.16%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.58%) HTTP
3 1 (0.58%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (47.09%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (7.56%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (4.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.91%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.91%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (2.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (1.74%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.74%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.16%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.16%) OLAP
8 2 (1.16%) Redis
9 1 (0.58%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.58%) GIS
9 1 (0.58%) OLTP
9 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 37 (21.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (10.47%) Git (software)
3 12 (6.98%) Selenium
4 11 (6.40%) FitNesse
5 9 (5.23%) SoapUI
5 9 (5.23%) TestComplete
5 9 (5.23%) Toad
6 8 (4.65%) JIRA
6 8 (4.65%) LoadRunner
7 6 (3.49%) MSTest
8 5 (2.91%) JMeter
9 4 (2.33%) Bitbucket
9 4 (2.33%) Jenkins
9 4 (2.33%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.74%) AQtime
10 3 (1.74%) Axure RP
10 3 (1.74%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.74%) MSBuild
10 3 (1.74%) NUnit
10 3 (1.74%) WebLOAD
General
1 18 (10.47%) Finance
2 10 (5.81%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.23%) Banking
4 6 (3.49%) Advertising
4 6 (3.49%) Marketing
5 5 (2.91%) Games
6 1 (0.58%) Automotive
6 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 96 (55.81%) Developer
2 40 (23.26%) Software Engineer
3 38 (22.09%) C# Developer
4 30 (17.44%) .NET Developer
4 30 (17.44%) C++ Software Engineer
5 18 (10.47%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (10.47%) Senior Developer
5 18 (10.47%) Web Developer
6 13 (7.56%) Senior Web Developer
7 12 (6.98%) Senior Software Engineer
7 12 (6.98%) Software Developer
8 11 (6.40%) C# Software Developer
9 9 (5.23%) .NET Software Developer
9 9 (5.23%) BizTalk Developer
10 8 (4.65%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (4.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (4.65%) C# Web Developer
10 8 (4.65%) Developer in Test
10 8 (4.65%) Senior C# Developer
10 8 (4.65%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (62.21%) .NET
2 63 (36.63%) HTML
3 54 (31.40%) ASP.NET
4 45 (26.16%) CSS
5 32 (18.60%) HTML5
6 31 (18.02%) .NET Framework
7 30 (17.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 30 (17.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 30 (17.44%) COM
7 30 (17.44%) MFC
7 30 (17.44%) STL
8 22 (12.79%) ASP.NET Web API
8 22 (12.79%) jQuery
9 20 (11.63%) WCF
9 20 (11.63%) Web Services
9 20 (11.63%) WPF
10 17 (9.88%) Ajax
10 17 (9.88%) AngularJS
11 15 (8.72%) Backbone.js
12 14 (8.14%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 32 (18.60%) Computer Science
2 23 (13.37%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.98%) Mobile App
4 11 (6.40%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (5.81%) Management Information System
6 9 (5.23%) FMCG
7 5 (2.91%) Kinect
7 5 (2.91%) Xbox
8 4 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.74%) Fintech
9 3 (1.74%) Robotics
9 3 (1.74%) User Experience
10 2 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.16%) PMI
10 2 (1.16%) Social Media
11 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 30 (17.44%) Windows
2 8 (4.65%) Android
3 7 (4.07%) Apple iOS
3 7 (4.07%) Linux
4 6 (3.49%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.91%) Unix
6 2 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (55.23%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (37.21%) Scrum
3 57 (33.14%) SDLC
4 55 (31.98%) Software Engineering
5 53 (30.81%) TDD
6 44 (25.58%) MVC
7 41 (23.84%) Multithreading
8 35 (20.35%) OO
9 27 (15.70%) OOD
10 25 (14.53%) Software Testing
11 22 (12.79%) DevOps
12 21 (12.21%) Web Development
13 18 (10.47%) Unit Testing
14 16 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (9.30%) Data Modelling
15 15 (8.72%) Kanban
16 14 (8.14%) ETL
17 13 (7.56%) Continuous Improvement
18 11 (6.40%) ATDD
18 11 (6.40%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 140 (81.40%) C#
2 94 (54.65%) SQL
3 60 (34.88%) JavaScript
4 56 (32.56%) C++
5 14 (8.14%) PL/SQL
6 12 (6.98%) Java
6 12 (6.98%) T-SQL
7 9 (5.23%) C
7 9 (5.23%) VB.NET
8 5 (2.91%) Bash Shell
8 5 (2.91%) Python
9 4 (2.33%) Perl
9 4 (2.33%) VB
9 4 (2.33%) XAML
10 3 (1.74%) PHP
10 3 (1.74%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.74%) Ruby
10 3 (1.74%) XPath
11 2 (1.16%) VB6
11 2 (1.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 48 (27.91%) Degree
2 12 (6.98%) ISEB
2 12 (6.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (5.81%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.16%) MCITP
4 2 (1.16%) MCSE
4 2 (1.16%) MCTS
4 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.16%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.05%) QA
2 5 (2.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.58%) CDISC
System Software
1 7 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.91%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.33%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.74%) Docker
4 3 (1.74%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (3.49%) Perfmon
2 4 (2.33%) SCOM
3 3 (1.74%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.16%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (1.16%) SCCM
5 1 (0.58%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 106 (61.63%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.47%) Oracle
3 8 (4.65%) Tableau
4 7 (4.07%) VMware
5 6 (3.49%) IBM
6 3 (1.74%) Citrix
6 3 (1.74%) Google
6 3 (1.74%) HP
6 3 (1.74%) Nintex
6 3 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.74%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.16%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.16%) DevExpress
7 2 (1.16%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.16%) Telerik
8 1 (0.58%) SAP
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Berkshire
Cloudstream
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum GBP 30 - 35K Neg on experience +Bene
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus(10%), health, pension etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead
Mint
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago