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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 37 55 63
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +8
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 33 21 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 5.65% 2.80% 2.97%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.24% 18.26% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 22
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
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
142 115 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 24.32% 15.31% 23.00%
Number of salaries quoted 131 102 165
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 1 October 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Guildford

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 58 (85.29%) C#
2 53 (77.94%) .NET
3 36 (52.94%) ASP.NET
4 35 (51.47%) JavaScript
5 34 (50.00%) HTML
5 34 (50.00%) CSS
6 32 (47.06%) jQuery
7 30 (44.12%) Ajax
8 28 (41.18%) SQL
9 27 (39.71%) SQL Server
9 27 (39.71%) Software Engineering
10 26 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (38.24%) LINQ
11 25 (36.76%) .NET Framework
11 25 (36.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 20 (29.41%) C++
13 18 (26.47%) C
13 18 (26.47%) Degree
14 17 (25.00%) OO
15 16 (23.53%) Microsoft
15 16 (23.53%) OpenGL
15 16 (23.53%) Linux
15 16 (23.53%) TDD
15 16 (23.53%) Security Cleared
16 10 (14.71%) Scrum
17 9 (13.24%) Performance Testing
17 9 (13.24%) Web Development
18 8 (11.76%) HTML5
18 8 (11.76%) CSS3
18 8 (11.76%) Regression Testing

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 6 (8.82%) IIS
2 4 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.47%) CMS
3 1 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (10.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.41%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (39.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Rhino Mocks
1 7 (10.29%) NUnit
2 5 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.88%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 7 (10.29%) Finance
1 7 (10.29%) Games
2 3 (4.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (83.82%) Developer
2 42 (61.76%) C# Developer
3 28 (41.18%) .NET Developer
4 21 (30.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (23.53%) C++ Developer
5 16 (23.53%) C++/C# Developer
5 16 (23.53%) Mid-Level C# Developer
6 11 (16.18%) Software Developer
7 8 (11.76%) Software Engineer
8 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (7.35%) .NET Web Developer
9 5 (7.35%) Web Developer
10 4 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
10 4 (5.88%) Test Engineer
11 3 (4.41%) Test Development Engineer
11 3 (4.41%) Software Development Engineer
11 3 (4.41%) Senior Developer
11 3 (4.41%) Programmer
11 3 (4.41%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (77.94%) .NET
2 36 (52.94%) ASP.NET
3 34 (50.00%) HTML
3 34 (50.00%) CSS
4 32 (47.06%) jQuery
5 30 (44.12%) Ajax
6 26 (38.24%) LINQ
7 25 (36.76%) .NET Framework
7 25 (36.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 16 (23.53%) OpenGL
9 8 (11.76%) HTML5
9 8 (11.76%) CSS3
10 6 (8.82%) LINQ to SQL
10 6 (8.82%) Flash
11 4 (5.88%) Classic ASP
12 2 (2.94%) Web Services
12 2 (2.94%) XML
12 2 (2.94%) COM
13 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1 (1.47%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Online Games
1 5 (7.35%) User Experience
2 4 (5.88%) Blog
3 3 (4.41%) Social Media
4 2 (2.94%) Xbox
4 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.94%) Animation
4 2 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.47%) CCTV
5 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.53%) Linux
2 7 (10.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.71%) Software Engineering
2 26 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (25.00%) OO
4 16 (23.53%) TDD
5 10 (14.71%) Scrum
6 9 (13.24%) Performance Testing
6 9 (13.24%) Web Development
7 8 (11.76%) Regression Testing
8 7 (10.29%) Code Coverage
8 7 (10.29%) Workflow
8 7 (10.29%) Validation
8 7 (10.29%) Unit Testing
8 7 (10.29%) Workflow Management
8 7 (10.29%) User Stories
9 6 (8.82%) MVC
10 4 (5.88%) SEO
11 3 (4.41%) E-Commerce
11 3 (4.41%) Web Design
11 3 (4.41%) Web Application Development
11 3 (4.41%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 58 (85.29%) C#
2 35 (51.47%) JavaScript
3 28 (41.18%) SQL
4 20 (29.41%) C++
5 18 (26.47%) C
6 7 (10.29%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.88%) PHP
8 2 (2.94%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (26.47%) Degree
2 16 (23.53%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.47%) ISEB
4 1 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 16 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.88%) Adobe
3 1 (1.47%) Sitecore
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Posted: 5 days ago
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