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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 67 41 48
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +7
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 5 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.79% 4.52% 3.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.03% 26.97% 20.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 19
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
124 89 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 19.65% 16.76% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 113 88 91
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 30 (90.91%) .NET
2 29 (87.88%) C#
3 27 (81.82%) ASP.NET
4 23 (69.70%) CSS
4 23 (69.70%) HTML
4 23 (69.70%) JavaScript
4 23 (69.70%) Ajax
4 23 (69.70%) .NET Framework
4 23 (69.70%) jQuery
5 22 (66.67%) SQL
5 22 (66.67%) SQL Server
6 21 (63.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 19 (57.58%) LINQ
8 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (30.30%) Scrum
8 10 (30.30%) Windows
9 8 (24.24%) MVC
9 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
10 6 (18.18%) Flash
10 6 (18.18%) VB.NET
10 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (18.18%) LINQ to SQL
11 5 (15.15%) CSS3
11 5 (15.15%) Web Development
11 5 (15.15%) Online Games
11 5 (15.15%) HTML5
11 5 (15.15%) IIS
11 5 (15.15%) PHP
11 5 (15.15%) XML

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 5 (15.15%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Firewall
1 1 (3.03%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (9.09%) Star Schema
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.03%) Big Data
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.06%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.06%) Selenium
3 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.03%) JIRA
3 1 (3.03%) NetBeans
General
1 5 (15.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (84.85%) Developer
2 21 (63.64%) .NET Developer
3 13 (39.39%) C# Developer
4 12 (36.36%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Software Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.06%) C Software Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) QA Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) QA Automation Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) C# Programmer
8 1 (3.03%) CMS Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Software Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (90.91%) .NET
2 27 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 23 (69.70%) CSS
3 23 (69.70%) HTML
3 23 (69.70%) Ajax
3 23 (69.70%) .NET Framework
3 23 (69.70%) jQuery
4 21 (63.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 19 (57.58%) LINQ
6 6 (18.18%) Flash
6 6 (18.18%) LINQ to SQL
7 5 (15.15%) CSS3
7 5 (15.15%) HTML5
7 5 (15.15%) XML
8 4 (12.12%) Classic ASP
8 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 2
9 3 (9.09%) WCF
9 3 (9.09%) WF
9 3 (9.09%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Online Games
2 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.06%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.03%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) UNIX
3 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (30.30%) Scrum
2 8 (24.24%) MVC
3 5 (15.15%) Web Development
3 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
4 3 (9.09%) DSDM
4 3 (9.09%) UML
4 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (9.09%) Workflow
4 3 (9.09%) Information Security
5 2 (6.06%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Web Application Development
6 1 (3.03%) Coaching
6 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.03%) Project Management
6 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (87.88%) C#
2 23 (69.70%) JavaScript
3 22 (66.67%) SQL
4 6 (18.18%) VB.NET
5 5 (15.15%) PHP
6 2 (6.06%) Assembly Language
6 2 (6.06%) C
6 2 (6.06%) Java
6 2 (6.06%) C++
7 1 (3.03%) Python
7 1 (3.03%) Perl
7 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) MCP
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Snort
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Sybase
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Hortonworks
3 1 (3.03%) Sitecore
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago