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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 40 23 12
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -11
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 2 21 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 0.99% 7.17% 13.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.11% 51.22% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 51
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
18 41 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 8.87% 13.99% 22.28%
Number of salaries quoted 18 41 81
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £42,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 12 (92.31%) C#
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
1 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET
2 10 (76.92%) jQuery
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 9 (69.23%) Finance
4 8 (61.54%) SharePoint
4 8 (61.54%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (53.85%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (53.85%) XML
5 7 (53.85%) PerformancePoint
5 7 (53.85%) Workflow
6 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (30.77%) SQL
7 4 (30.77%) MVC
7 4 (30.77%) C
7 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (15.38%) WCF
8 2 (15.38%) LINQ
8 2 (15.38%) CSS
8 2 (15.38%) HTML
8 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
8 2 (15.38%) Windows
8 2 (15.38%) TDD
8 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
9 1 (7.69%) Adobe
9 1 (7.69%) Apple

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 8 (61.54%) SharePoint
1 8 (61.54%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (53.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Maya
2 1 (7.69%) 3ds Max
2 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (7.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) PerformancePoint
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.69%) MSTest
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (38.46%) .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Support
6 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
1 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET
2 10 (76.92%) jQuery
3 7 (53.85%) XML
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (15.38%) HTML
5 2 (15.38%) WCF
5 2 (15.38%) LINQ
5 2 (15.38%) CSS
6 1 (7.69%) SOAP
6 1 (7.69%) Flash
6 1 (7.69%) WinForms
6 1 (7.69%) REST
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Workflow
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) MVC
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) C
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) Apple
2 1 (7.69%) Perforce
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Acronis
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
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