The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 29 37 40
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 15 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 5.84% 2.46% 4.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 40.54% 22.73% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 12
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £52,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,760 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Visual Studio
London

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

Development Applications Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
37 22 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 14.40% 10.84% 13.49%
Number of salaries quoted 31 22 39
Average salary £44,400 £51,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.36% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,600 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Croydon

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Croydon

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 20 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (80.00%) Finance
3 14 (70.00%) SharePoint
4 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (50.00%) .NET
4 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 10 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (40.00%) PerformancePoint
5 8 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (40.00%) jQuery
5 8 (40.00%) Test Management
5 8 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 8 (40.00%) ISEB
5 8 (40.00%) Workflow
5 8 (40.00%) XML
6 6 (30.00%) Windows
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (30.00%) Web Services
7 4 (20.00%) VBScript
7 4 (20.00%) VB
7 4 (20.00%) Regression Testing
7 4 (20.00%) Banking
7 4 (20.00%) Investment Banking
7 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
7 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 4 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (10.00%) Entity Framework
8 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 14 (70.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) PerformancePoint
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
2 4 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Analyst
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
1 10 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
1 10 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Automated Test Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (10.00%) EPiServer Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Pensions Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Test Scripter
3 2 (10.00%) VB Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) .NET
1 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (40.00%) jQuery
2 8 (40.00%) XML
3 6 (30.00%) Web Services
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (10.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Test Management
1 8 (40.00%) Test Scripting
1 8 (40.00%) Workflow
2 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (20.00%) VB
3 4 (20.00%) VBScript
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) EPiServer
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