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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 36 40 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -30
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 6 9 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 3.03% 3.45% 12.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 30.00% 22.50% 73.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 46
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
20 40 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 10.10% 15.33% 17.02%
Number of salaries quoted 20 37 62
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £60,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (71.43%) Mentoring
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) LINQ
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (14.29%) MSBuild
5 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MSBuild
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Developer
2 6 (85.71%) C# Developer
2 6 (85.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 6 (85.71%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior C# Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (71.43%) LINQ
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) C