The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 25 33 41
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 15 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 7.39% 1.62% 4.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 48.39% 26.67% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 13
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,650 £57,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Development Applications Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
31 15 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 15.27% 6.07% 26.38%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 76
Average salary £47,500 £34,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.70% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.28%
Visual Studio
London

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 22 July 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Croydon

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 20 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (95.00%) .NET
3 17 (85.00%) SharePoint
3 17 (85.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (85.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 16 (80.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 14 (70.00%) jQuery
5 14 (70.00%) XML
5 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
5 14 (70.00%) Workflow
5 14 (70.00%) Finance
6 13 (65.00%) PerformancePoint
7 7 (35.00%) WinForms
8 6 (30.00%) WCF
9 4 (20.00%) MVC
9 4 (20.00%) OO
10 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (15.00%) WF
10 3 (15.00%) Windows
10 3 (15.00%) C
10 3 (15.00%) Classic ASP
10 3 (15.00%) OOD
10 3 (15.00%) XML Schema
11 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
11 2 (10.00%) SQL
11 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
11 2 (10.00%) VBScript
11 2 (10.00%) VB
11 2 (10.00%) Test Management
12 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 17 (85.00%) SharePoint
1 17 (85.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 16 (80.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) PerformancePoint
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) MSTest
2 1 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 12 (60.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Lead Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Software Developer
5 4 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Lead Software Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Lead .NET Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Analyst
7 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) .NET
2 17 (85.00%) ASP.NET
3 14 (70.00%) jQuery
3 14 (70.00%) XML
4 7 (35.00%) WinForms
5 6 (30.00%) WCF
6 3 (15.00%) WF
6 3 (15.00%) Classic ASP
6 3 (15.00%) XML Schema
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.00%) HTML
7 1 (5.00%) CSS
7 1 (5.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Workflow
2 4 (20.00%) MVC
2 4 (20.00%) OO
3 3 (15.00%) OOD
4 2 (10.00%) Test Management
5 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (5.00%) TDD
5 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) C
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) VBScript
4 2 (10.00%) VB
5 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) ISEB
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) Adobe
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Salary: Up to £64,000 per annum + benefits + bonus + 6 weeks holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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