The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 13 19 26
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 3 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 5.88% 3.53% 5.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.75% 17.65% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 5
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £58,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -18.80%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Visual Studio
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Harrow region.

Development Applications Category
Harrow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
16 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 31.37% 20.00% 21.10%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 17
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £58,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -27.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,300 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £58,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Harrow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Harrow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Harrow region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Harrow

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Harrow 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) LINQ
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (33.33%) NSubstitute
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) XML Parsing
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) SOLID
3 1 (33.33%) NUnit
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Remoting
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) QA

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Harrow 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) NSubstitute
1 1 (33.33%) NUnit
1 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Angular Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) LINQ
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Remoting
3 1 (33.33%) ActiveX
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) COM
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) DCOM
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) MSMQ
3 1 (33.33%) Reactive Extensions
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) MVVM
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) SOLID
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) F#
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft