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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 26 26 32
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 13 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 7.93% 6.90% 1.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 68.42% 45.16% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 4
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -17.39%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
19 31 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 11.59% 15.27% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 16
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +39.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,950 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 4 August 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 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) jQuery
2 19 (95.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (80.00%) Finance
4 13 (65.00%) MVC
5 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
6 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
6 11 (55.00%) SQL
7 10 (50.00%) SharePoint
8 9 (45.00%) XML
8 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (45.00%) PerformancePoint
8 9 (45.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (45.00%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (40.00%) Mentoring
9 8 (40.00%) LINQ
9 8 (40.00%) Workflow
10 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
11 2 (10.00%) HTML
11 2 (10.00%) CSS
11 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
11 2 (10.00%) Ajax
11 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
11 2 (10.00%) CRM
11 2 (10.00%) WCF
11 2 (10.00%) HTML5

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 10 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (45.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 9 (45.00%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (45.00%) PerformancePoint
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (5.00%) NUnit
2 1 (5.00%) MSTest
General
1 16 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 10 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 10 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 10 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) jQuery
2 19 (95.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (45.00%) XML
5 8 (40.00%) LINQ
6 2 (10.00%) HTML
6 2 (10.00%) Ajax
6 2 (10.00%) WCF
6 2 (10.00%) CSS
6 2 (10.00%) HTML5
6 2 (10.00%) Entity Framework
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) MVC
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) Workflow
3 8 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) TDD
5 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (55.00%) SQL
3 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
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