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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 39 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 2 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 0.85% 6.95% 6.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.56% 92.86% 41.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 15
Median salary £41,250 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,050 £47,300 £45,400
10% offered a salary of more than £41,450 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
36 14 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 15.25% 7.49% 15.35%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 31
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £46,000 £42,700
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of job ads across the Croydon region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
4 6 (54.55%) Entity Framework
4 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
4 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (45.45%) EPiServer
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (45.45%) Waterfall
5 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
5 5 (45.45%) WPF
5 5 (45.45%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (45.45%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
6 4 (36.36%) SQL
7 3 (27.27%) Web Services
7 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (18.18%) Software Architecture
8 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (18.18%) Test Management
8 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
8 2 (18.18%) NUnit

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
2 5 (45.45%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (45.45%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (9.09%) QlikView
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MSBuild
1 2 (18.18%) NUnit
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
2 1 (9.09%) Moq
2 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) .NET Developer
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) C# .NET Developer
2 7 (63.64%) C# Developer
3 5 (45.45%) EPiServer Developer
3 5 (45.45%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
1 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
2 6 (54.55%) Entity Framework
3 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
3 5 (45.45%) WPF
4 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 2 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (18.18%) LINQ to SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (9.09%) CSS
6 1 (9.09%) HTML
6 1 (9.09%) HTML5
6 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Waterfall
3 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
4 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Case Management
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Software Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Test Management
5 1 (9.09%) BDD
5 1 (9.09%) Online Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) OWASP
5 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
4 1 (9.09%) VB
4 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) EPiServer