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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 59 42 57
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +15
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 11 39 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.70% 5.66% 3.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.87% 25.66% 14.69%
Number of salaries quoted 11 38 20
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 £28,500 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £36,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
124 152 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 19.20% 22.06% 21.38%
Number of salaries quoted 117 149 125
Average salary £50,000 £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 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 5 March 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Guildford

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 5 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 30 (90.91%) C#
2 29 (87.88%) .NET
3 24 (72.73%) .NET Framework
4 22 (66.67%) HTML
4 22 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 21 (63.64%) SQL
6 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
7 18 (54.55%) CSS
7 18 (54.55%) JavaScript
7 18 (54.55%) Ajax
7 18 (54.55%) jQuery
7 18 (54.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 15 (45.45%) LINQ
9 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (33.33%) XML
10 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 11 (33.33%) Windows
11 10 (30.30%) Scrum
12 9 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (24.24%) QA
13 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
14 7 (21.21%) HTML5
15 6 (18.18%) LINQ to SQL
15 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
15 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
15 6 (18.18%) MVC
15 6 (18.18%) Flash
15 6 (18.18%) VB.NET
16 5 (15.15%) MS Excel

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
2 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Firewall
1 1 (3.03%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (9.09%) Star Schema
3 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (6.06%) Hadoop
4 2 (6.06%) Big Data
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.03%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (12.12%) Selenium
3 3 (9.09%) Eclipse
4 2 (6.06%) NetBeans
5 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 3 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (78.79%) Developer
2 17 (51.52%) .NET Developer
3 9 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 9 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 4 (12.12%) QA Automation Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (12.12%) QA Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) QA Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Software Development Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Development Manager
8 1 (3.03%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (87.88%) .NET
2 24 (72.73%) .NET Framework
3 22 (66.67%) HTML
3 22 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 18 (54.55%) CSS
4 18 (54.55%) Ajax
4 18 (54.55%) jQuery
4 18 (54.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 15 (45.45%) LINQ
6 11 (33.33%) XML
7 7 (21.21%) HTML5
8 6 (18.18%) LINQ to SQL
8 6 (18.18%) Flash
9 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
10 3 (9.09%) NHibernate
10 3 (9.09%) DAO
10 3 (9.09%) Web Services
10 3 (9.09%) ADO.NET
10 3 (9.09%) Classic ASP
10 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (9.09%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) UNIX
3 2 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) Scrum
3 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
4 6 (18.18%) MVC
5 4 (12.12%) Automated Testing
6 3 (9.09%) Workflow
6 3 (9.09%) Web Development
6 3 (9.09%) Information Security
6 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.09%) UML
6 3 (9.09%) DSDM
7 2 (6.06%) BDD
7 2 (6.06%) TDD
8 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.03%) Project Management
8 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.03%) Coaching
8 1 (3.03%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 30 (90.91%) C#
2 21 (63.64%) SQL
3 18 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 6 (18.18%) VB.NET
5 4 (12.12%) PHP
6 3 (9.09%) Java
7 2 (6.06%) Python
8 1 (3.03%) Ruby
8 1 (3.03%) Perl
8 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.09%) MCP
4 2 (6.06%) VCP4
5 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Snort
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) Sybase
3 1 (3.03%) Hortonworks
3 1 (3.03%) Sitecore
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