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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 136 157 95
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -62
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 79 68 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.75% 1.33% 2.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.79% 11.56% 21.04%
Number of salaries quoted 78 63 120
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
573 588 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.70% 11.52% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 519 459 516
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +14 20 £45,000 -30.76% 4
Reading -6 16 £40,000 -15.78% 3
Wokingham -15 8 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Maidenhead +5 7 £42,500 +21.42%
Thatcham - 7 £37,500 -
Newbury +8 4 £62,500 +66.66%
Windsor +17 2 £41,250 -17.50%
Slough +5 2 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 130 (76.02%) C#
2 123 (71.93%) .NET
3 103 (60.23%) SQL
4 100 (58.48%) SQL Server
5 77 (45.03%) HTML
6 63 (36.84%) ASP.NET
7 58 (33.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 57 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 55 (32.16%) Microsoft
10 52 (30.41%) CSS
11 51 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
11 51 (29.82%) SDLC
12 48 (28.07%) jQuery
13 46 (26.90%) Software Engineering
14 43 (25.15%) Oracle
15 42 (24.56%) Java
16 40 (23.39%) XML
16 40 (23.39%) MVC
16 40 (23.39%) Finance
17 39 (22.81%) VB
18 36 (21.05%) Windows
18 36 (21.05%) Web Services
18 36 (21.05%) TDD
18 36 (21.05%) Degree
19 34 (19.88%) VB.NET
20 31 (18.13%) Unit Testing
21 28 (16.37%) Selenium
21 28 (16.37%) WCF
22 26 (15.20%) Workflow
22 26 (15.20%) MS Excel

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 23 (13.45%) SharePoint
2 21 (12.28%) IIS
3 13 (7.60%) CMS
4 8 (4.68%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.92%) Node.js
5 5 (2.92%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (2.92%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.75%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.17%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 26 (15.20%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.09%) MS Office
3 5 (2.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.58%) Mingle
5 1 (0.58%) MS Project
5 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.75%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.92%) Office 365
3 3 (1.75%) OneDrive
3 3 (1.75%) Yammer
4 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.77%) Intranet
2 9 (5.26%) DNS
2 9 (5.26%) Firewall
2 9 (5.26%) Internet
2 9 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 8 (4.68%) HTTP
4 1 (0.58%) Extranet
4 1 (0.58%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (58.48%) SQL Server
2 19 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (8.19%) DTS
4 13 (7.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (4.68%) Data Mining
6 8 (4.68%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (4.09%) MS Access
8 5 (2.92%) Azure SQL Database
8 5 (2.92%) MySQL
9 4 (2.34%) GIS
9 4 (2.34%) QGIS
9 4 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.17%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.17%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.58%) Big Data
11 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 58 (33.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (16.37%) Selenium
3 12 (7.02%) JMeter
3 12 (7.02%) LoadRunner
4 11 (6.43%) Gatling
4 11 (6.43%) MSTest
5 10 (5.85%) NUnit
6 9 (5.26%) TestNG
7 8 (4.68%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 8 (4.68%) Maven
7 8 (4.68%) Toad
8 6 (3.51%) MSBuild
8 6 (3.51%) Subversion
9 5 (2.92%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.75%) Git (software)
10 3 (1.75%) Moq
10 3 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (1.75%) Selenium IDE
11 2 (1.17%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.17%) JIRA
General
1 40 (23.39%) Finance
2 21 (12.28%) Banking
3 15 (8.77%) Legal
4 8 (4.68%) Automotive
5 7 (4.09%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.17%) Electronics
6 2 (1.17%) Marketing
7 1 (0.58%) Advertising
7 1 (0.58%) Back Office
7 1 (0.58%) Games
7 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 95 (55.56%) Developer
2 55 (32.16%) .NET Developer
3 38 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 36 (21.05%) Software Engineer
5 31 (18.13%) Software Developer
6 29 (16.96%) .NET Software Developer
7 28 (16.37%) C# .NET Developer
8 25 (14.62%) SQL Developer
9 23 (13.45%) C# Software Developer
10 19 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
11 16 (9.36%) Analyst
11 16 (9.36%) SharePoint Developer
12 14 (8.19%) C# WCF Developer
12 14 (8.19%) WCF Developer
13 13 (7.60%) Senior Developer
14 12 (7.02%) Senior .NET Developer
15 11 (6.43%) C# Software Engineer
15 11 (6.43%) Tester
16 10 (5.85%) Programmer
17 9 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (71.93%) .NET
2 77 (45.03%) HTML
3 63 (36.84%) ASP.NET
4 52 (30.41%) CSS
5 48 (28.07%) jQuery
6 40 (23.39%) XML
7 36 (21.05%) Web Services
8 28 (16.37%) WCF
9 26 (15.20%) HTML5
10 23 (13.45%) XSLT
11 22 (12.87%) .NET Framework
12 18 (10.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 18 (10.53%) COM
12 18 (10.53%) MFC
12 18 (10.53%) STL
13 17 (9.94%) SOAP
14 16 (9.36%) AngularJS
14 16 (9.36%) WPF
15 15 (8.77%) XSL
16 14 (8.19%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.77%) Social Media
2 13 (7.60%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.43%) Inversion of Control
4 8 (4.68%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.68%) W3C
5 5 (2.92%) N-Tier
6 4 (2.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.75%) User Experience
8 1 (0.58%) Blog
8 1 (0.58%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.58%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.58%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 36 (21.05%) Windows
2 2 (1.17%) Linux
3 1 (0.58%) Android
3 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.58%) Unix
3 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
1 51 (29.82%) SDLC
2 46 (26.90%) Software Engineering
3 40 (23.39%) MVC
4 36 (21.05%) TDD
5 31 (18.13%) Unit Testing
6 26 (15.20%) Workflow
7 25 (14.62%) Scrum
8 23 (13.45%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (13.45%) Multithreading
9 17 (9.94%) Automated Testing
10 16 (9.36%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (9.36%) SOLID
11 15 (8.77%) SOA
12 14 (8.19%) Test Automation
13 13 (7.60%) Performance Testing
14 12 (7.02%) CRM
14 12 (7.02%) Manual Testing
14 12 (7.02%) Software Testing
14 12 (7.02%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 130 (76.02%) C#
2 103 (60.23%) SQL
3 57 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 42 (24.56%) Java
5 39 (22.81%) VB
6 34 (19.88%) VB.NET
7 24 (14.04%) C++
8 15 (8.77%) T-SQL
9 14 (8.19%) PHP
9 14 (8.19%) PL/SQL
10 11 (6.43%) Perl
11 9 (5.26%) VBScript
12 8 (4.68%) VB6
13 7 (4.09%) VBA
14 3 (1.75%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.58%) C
15 1 (0.58%) COBOL
15 1 (0.58%) X++
Qualifications
1 36 (21.05%) Degree
2 13 (7.60%) ISEB
3 9 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (4.09%) DBS Check
5 3 (1.75%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.75%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.17%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.58%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.19%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 55 (32.16%) Microsoft
2 43 (25.15%) Oracle
3 15 (8.77%) Nintex
4 8 (4.68%) Telerik
5 5 (2.92%) Adobe
5 5 (2.92%) Cisco
5 5 (2.92%) Citrix
5 5 (2.92%) VMware
6 3 (1.75%) Ektron
6 3 (1.75%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.75%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.58%) Capita
7 1 (0.58%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.58%) HP
7 1 (0.58%) Rally
7 1 (0.58%) SAP
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