The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 19 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 1.87% 1.92% -
As % of the Development Applications category 14.29% 6.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Visual Studio
West Sussex

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

Development Applications Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
14 31 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 13.08% 29.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 29 0
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Gatwick

Visual Studio
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Progress
1 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) DirectX
1 1 (50.00%) VxWorks
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) VxWorks
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Progress