The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 68 60 49
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 12 21 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.65% 2.84% 4.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.77% 13.82% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 35
Average salary £37,250 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.22% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Visual Studio
Surrey

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

Development Applications Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
94 152 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 12.93% 20.54% 18.22%
Number of salaries quoted 64 146 154
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Guildford

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Guildford

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 23 (76.67%) C#
2 22 (73.33%) .NET
3 18 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 18 (60.00%) MVC
4 17 (56.67%) HTML
5 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
5 16 (53.33%) CSS
6 15 (50.00%) jQuery
7 14 (46.67%) Ajax
7 14 (46.67%) SQL
8 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
8 13 (43.33%) Web Development
9 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
10 11 (36.67%) HTML5
11 10 (33.33%) CSS3
11 10 (33.33%) Windows
12 9 (30.00%) .NET Framework
13 8 (26.67%) LINQ
13 8 (26.67%) TeamCity
13 8 (26.67%) Entity Framework
13 8 (26.67%) Web Services
13 8 (26.67%) Subversion
14 7 (23.33%) Games
14 7 (23.33%) PHP
14 7 (23.33%) Java
14 7 (23.33%) IIS
14 7 (23.33%) Classic ASP
14 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
14 7 (23.33%) Web Application Development

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 7 (23.33%) IIS
2 5 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (16.67%) Liferay
3 1 (3.33%) CMS
3 1 (3.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) Apache Accumulo
2 5 (16.67%) Big Data
2 5 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.67%) GIS
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Subversion
1 8 (26.67%) TeamCity
2 5 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 5 (16.67%) NetBeans
3 2 (6.67%) NUnit
3 2 (6.67%) Selenium
3 2 (6.67%) SoapUI
3 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.67%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (23.33%) Games
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Developer
2 17 (56.67%) .NET Developer
3 15 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 13 (43.33%) C# Developer
5 11 (36.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (26.67%) .NET Software Developer
7 8 (26.67%) C# Software Developer
7 8 (26.67%) Software Developer
8 5 (16.67%) Integration Developer
8 5 (16.67%) Java Developer
8 5 (16.67%) Python Developer
9 4 (13.33%) Web Developer
10 3 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
10 3 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (10.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (10.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 3 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
10 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
10 3 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (73.33%) .NET
2 18 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (56.67%) HTML
4 16 (53.33%) CSS
5 15 (50.00%) jQuery
6 14 (46.67%) Ajax
7 11 (36.67%) HTML5
8 10 (33.33%) CSS3
9 9 (30.00%) .NET Framework
10 8 (26.67%) Entity Framework
10 8 (26.67%) LINQ
10 8 (26.67%) Web Services
11 7 (23.33%) Classic ASP
12 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (16.67%) LINQ to SQL
12 5 (16.67%) Regular Expression
13 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (10.00%) React
13 3 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Blog
1 7 (23.33%) Online Games
2 5 (16.67%) User Experience
3 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.67%) Physics
5 1 (3.33%) CAN bus
5 1 (3.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) MVC
2 13 (43.33%) Web Development
3 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (23.33%) Web Application Development
5 5 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
7 3 (10.00%) OO
7 3 (10.00%) Scrum
8 2 (6.67%) API Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Software Architecture
8 2 (6.67%) Test Management
8 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.67%) User Stories
9 1 (3.33%) Analytics
9 1 (3.33%) API Integration
9 1 (3.33%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (76.67%) C#
2 16 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 14 (46.67%) SQL
4 7 (23.33%) Java
4 7 (23.33%) PHP
5 5 (16.67%) Perl
5 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 5 (16.67%) Python
5 5 (16.67%) Ruby
5 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 3 (10.00%) C++
7 1 (3.33%) C
7 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) ArcSight
2 5 (16.67%) CA
2 5 (16.67%) Hortonworks
2 5 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) EPiServer