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 11 July 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 49 46 60
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 38 40 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 4.55% 4.44% 2.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.62% 24.39% 13.39%
Number of salaries quoted 30 34 10
Average salary £33,250 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,300 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,250 £37,650
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Development Applications Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
168 164 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 20.12% 18.20% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 156 133 94
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
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 11 July 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Guildford

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 66 (78.57%) .NET
2 63 (75.00%) C#
3 39 (46.43%) Software Engineering
3 39 (46.43%) ASP.NET
4 36 (42.86%) Linux
4 36 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 34 (40.48%) SQL
5 34 (40.48%) Degree
6 33 (39.29%) C++
7 30 (35.71%) C
8 27 (32.14%) OO
8 27 (32.14%) jQuery
8 27 (32.14%) Security Cleared
9 26 (30.95%) TDD
9 26 (30.95%) OpenGL
10 24 (28.57%) CSS
10 24 (28.57%) HTML
11 23 (27.38%) Scrum
12 18 (21.43%) Microsoft
13 16 (19.05%) MVC
14 15 (17.86%) .NET Framework
14 15 (17.86%) Adobe
14 15 (17.86%) SQL Server
14 15 (17.86%) XML
15 14 (16.67%) Web Services
15 14 (16.67%) IIS
15 14 (16.67%) Ajax
16 13 (15.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 12 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 12 (14.29%) LINQ

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 14 (16.67%) IIS
2 4 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Maya
1 6 (7.14%) 3ds Max
2 5 (5.95%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.57%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.14%) MySQL
3 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Subversion
1 6 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 6 (7.14%) PhoneGap
2 5 (5.95%) NUnit
2 5 (5.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.95%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
General
1 10 (11.90%) Games
2 6 (7.14%) Finance
3 3 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.19%) Banking
Job Titles
1 68 (80.95%) Developer
2 54 (64.29%) C# Developer
3 27 (32.14%) .NET Developer
4 26 (30.95%) C++ Developer
4 26 (30.95%) C++/C# Developer
4 26 (30.95%) Mid-Level C# Developer
5 25 (29.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (19.05%) Senior Developer
6 16 (19.05%) Senior C# Developer
6 16 (19.05%) Senior .NET Developer
7 14 (16.67%) Web Developer
8 12 (14.29%) Agile .NET Developer
8 12 (14.29%) Agile C# Developer
9 10 (11.90%) Software Engineer
10 8 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (9.52%) .NET Web Developer
11 7 (8.33%) Software Developer
12 6 (7.14%) Analyst
12 6 (7.14%) Test Analyst
12 6 (7.14%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (78.57%) .NET
2 39 (46.43%) ASP.NET
3 27 (32.14%) jQuery
4 26 (30.95%) OpenGL
5 24 (28.57%) CSS
5 24 (28.57%) HTML
6 15 (17.86%) XML
6 15 (17.86%) .NET Framework
7 14 (16.67%) Ajax
7 14 (16.67%) Web Services
8 13 (15.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 12 (14.29%) LINQ
9 12 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 11 (13.10%) Flash
11 9 (10.71%) HTML5
12 6 (7.14%) WebGL
12 6 (7.14%) iOS SDK
12 6 (7.14%) Android SDK
12 6 (7.14%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 3 (3.57%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.14%) W3C
1 6 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.76%) PACS
2 4 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.57%) Social Media
4 2 (2.38%) Xbox
4 2 (2.38%) Blog
4 2 (2.38%) Online Games
5 1 (1.19%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 36 (42.86%) Linux
2 8 (9.52%) Windows
3 6 (7.14%) Android
3 6 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (46.43%) Software Engineering
2 27 (32.14%) OO
3 26 (30.95%) TDD
4 23 (27.38%) Scrum
5 16 (19.05%) MVC
6 11 (13.10%) Web Development
7 9 (10.71%) Validation
8 7 (8.33%) Performance Testing
9 6 (7.14%) Workflow
10 5 (5.95%) Workflow Management
10 5 (5.95%) Regression Testing
10 5 (5.95%) Code Coverage
10 5 (5.95%) Load Testing
10 5 (5.95%) Unit Testing
10 5 (5.95%) User Stories
11 4 (4.76%) Image Processing
11 4 (4.76%) SEO
12 3 (3.57%) E-Commerce
12 3 (3.57%) Web Design
12 3 (3.57%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 63 (75.00%) C#
2 36 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 34 (40.48%) SQL
4 33 (39.29%) C++
5 30 (35.71%) C
6 10 (11.90%) Java
7 8 (9.52%) PHP
8 6 (7.14%) VB.NET
9 4 (4.76%) Python
9 4 (4.76%) VB
10 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (40.48%) Degree
2 27 (32.14%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.76%) ISEB
4 3 (3.57%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 18 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 15 (17.86%) Adobe
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