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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 54 41 48
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 18 45 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.57% 5.65% 4.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.43% 28.13% 18.91%
Number of salaries quoted 18 41 35
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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
134 160 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 19.14% 20.08% 24.48%
Number of salaries quoted 128 152 162
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 31 March 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Guildford

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 25 (80.65%) C#
2 24 (77.42%) .NET
3 19 (61.29%) .NET Framework
4 18 (58.06%) HTML
5 16 (51.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (48.39%) QA
6 15 (48.39%) XML
6 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
7 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET
8 13 (41.94%) SQL
9 11 (35.48%) Software Engineering
9 11 (35.48%) HTML5
10 10 (32.26%) Entity Framework
10 10 (32.26%) jQuery
10 10 (32.26%) Ajax
10 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
10 10 (32.26%) CSS
10 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
11 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
12 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
13 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (22.58%) LINQ
13 7 (22.58%) Windows
14 6 (19.35%) MVC
14 6 (19.35%) Scrum
15 5 (16.13%) TDD
15 5 (16.13%) Degree
15 5 (16.13%) BDD
16 4 (12.90%) Selenium

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 3 (9.68%) IIS
1 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
1 3 (9.68%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (9.68%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
1 1 (3.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (9.68%) Star Schema
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.45%) Big Data
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.23%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 16 (51.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (12.90%) Selenium
3 3 (9.68%) Eclipse
4 2 (6.45%) NetBeans
5 1 (3.23%) JIRA
5 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (9.68%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) .NET Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Software Developer
4 6 (19.35%) QA Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Test Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) C# Developer
5 5 (16.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (12.90%) QA Automation Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) QA Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (3.23%) AWS Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Software Development Manager
9 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Development Manager
9 1 (3.23%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (77.42%) .NET
2 19 (61.29%) .NET Framework
3 18 (58.06%) HTML
4 15 (48.39%) XML
5 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET
6 11 (35.48%) HTML5
7 10 (32.26%) jQuery
7 10 (32.26%) Ajax
7 10 (32.26%) CSS
7 10 (32.26%) Entity Framework
8 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
9 7 (22.58%) LINQ
10 3 (9.68%) CSS3
10 3 (9.68%) Web Services
10 3 (9.68%) ADO.NET
10 3 (9.68%) Classic ASP
10 3 (9.68%) DAO
10 3 (9.68%) NHibernate
10 3 (9.68%) WCF
10 3 (9.68%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.68%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) UNIX
3 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) Software Engineering
3 6 (19.35%) MVC
3 6 (19.35%) Scrum
4 5 (16.13%) TDD
4 5 (16.13%) BDD
5 4 (12.90%) Automated Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Web Development
6 3 (9.68%) Information Security
6 3 (9.68%) Workflow
6 3 (9.68%) UML
6 3 (9.68%) DSDM
6 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.68%) Automation Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Coaching
7 1 (3.23%) Software Delivery
7 1 (3.23%) Project Management
7 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.23%) Cyber Security
7 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) C#
2 13 (41.94%) SQL
3 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.90%) PHP
5 3 (9.68%) Java
6 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.45%) Python
7 1 (3.23%) Ruby
7 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) MCP
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (48.39%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Snort
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) Sybase
3 1 (3.23%) Hortonworks
Guildford, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago