The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Guildford region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 44 42 61
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 41 48 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 4.41% 5.32% 2.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.84% 22.12% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 36 42 21
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% -14.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Development Applications Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
172 217 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 18.51% 24.03% 14.20%
Number of salaries quoted 158 170 107
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,600 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Visual Studio
Surrey

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 23 April 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Guildford

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 54 (88.52%) .NET
2 47 (77.05%) C#
3 37 (60.66%) SQL
3 37 (60.66%) ASP.NET
4 34 (55.74%) JavaScript
5 30 (49.18%) Scrum
6 27 (44.26%) jQuery
7 25 (40.98%) Linux
8 22 (36.07%) Software Engineering
8 22 (36.07%) Degree
9 20 (32.79%) C++
10 19 (31.15%) HTML
10 19 (31.15%) C
10 19 (31.15%) CSS
10 19 (31.15%) XML
11 18 (29.51%) IIS
12 17 (27.87%) Web Services
12 17 (27.87%) Flash
12 17 (27.87%) Adobe
12 17 (27.87%) MVC
13 16 (26.23%) OO
13 16 (26.23%) SQL Server
13 16 (26.23%) Security Cleared
14 15 (24.59%) .NET Framework
14 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 15 (24.59%) OpenGL
14 15 (24.59%) TDD
15 13 (21.31%) VB.NET
16 12 (19.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 12 (19.67%) Ajax

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 18 (29.51%) IIS
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Maya
1 6 (9.84%) 3ds Max
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.23%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (9.84%) MySQL
4 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.64%) MS Access
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Subversion
1 6 (9.84%) Git (software)
1 6 (9.84%) PhoneGap
2 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (9.84%) Games
2 1 (1.64%) Banking
2 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 53 (86.89%) Developer
2 42 (68.85%) C# Developer
3 28 (45.90%) .NET Developer
4 26 (42.62%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (40.98%) Senior Developer
5 25 (40.98%) Senior C# Developer
5 25 (40.98%) Senior .NET Developer
6 17 (27.87%) Web Developer
7 15 (24.59%) C++ Developer
7 15 (24.59%) Mid-Level C# Developer
7 15 (24.59%) Agile .NET Developer
7 15 (24.59%) Agile C# Developer
7 15 (24.59%) C++/C# Developer
8 11 (18.03%) C# Web Developer
8 11 (18.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (18.03%) .NET Web Developer
9 10 (16.39%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (16.39%) Senior Web Developer
9 10 (16.39%) Senior .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (88.52%) .NET
2 37 (60.66%) ASP.NET
3 27 (44.26%) jQuery
4 19 (31.15%) CSS
4 19 (31.15%) XML
4 19 (31.15%) HTML
5 17 (27.87%) Flash
5 17 (27.87%) Web Services
6 15 (24.59%) OpenGL
6 15 (24.59%) .NET Framework
6 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 12 (19.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 12 (19.67%) Ajax
8 11 (18.03%) LINQ
9 6 (9.84%) WebGL
9 6 (9.84%) iOS SDK
9 6 (9.84%) HTML5
9 6 (9.84%) Android SDK
9 6 (9.84%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Mobile App
2 6 (9.84%) W3C
3 4 (6.56%) PACS
4 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) CCTV
5 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.64%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 25 (40.98%) Linux
2 10 (16.39%) Windows
3 7 (11.48%) Android
3 7 (11.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (49.18%) Scrum
2 22 (36.07%) Software Engineering
3 17 (27.87%) MVC
4 16 (26.23%) OO
5 15 (24.59%) TDD
6 11 (18.03%) Web Development
7 4 (6.56%) Validation
7 4 (6.56%) Image Processing
8 3 (4.92%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (4.92%) Load Testing
8 3 (4.92%) Integration Testing
8 3 (4.92%) Software Testing
9 2 (3.28%) UML
9 2 (3.28%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (1.64%) OOD
10 1 (1.64%) Workflow
10 1 (1.64%) Automated Testing
10 1 (1.64%) Test Strategy
10 1 (1.64%) Black-Box Testing
10 1 (1.64%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (77.05%) C#
2 37 (60.66%) SQL
3 34 (55.74%) JavaScript
4 20 (32.79%) C++
5 19 (31.15%) C
6 13 (21.31%) VB.NET
7 10 (16.39%) Java
8 6 (9.84%) PHP
9 4 (6.56%) VB
9 4 (6.56%) Python
10 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (36.07%) Degree
2 16 (26.23%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.56%) ISEB
4 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 17 (27.87%) Adobe
2 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago