The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dartford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 19 22 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 7 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 10.29% 4.82% 14.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.88% 30.77% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 8
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +8.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Visual Studio
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dartford region.

Development Applications Category
Dartford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
32 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 47.06% 15.66% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 32 11 9
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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 Dartford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Dartford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Dartford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Dartford region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Dartford

Visual Studio
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Dartford 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%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) VB
1 7 (100.00%) VBA
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (100.00%) MS Access
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
1 7 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Dartford 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.

Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 7 (100.00%) MS Access
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) DBA
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 7 (100.00%) SQL DBA
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) VB
1 7 (100.00%) VBA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle