The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 86 112 70
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -42
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 61 30 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.87% 1.31% 3.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.99% 8.65% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 43 23 73
Average salary £50,000 £36,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.98% +0.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £30,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £44,000 £44,242
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Visual Studio
East of England

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

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
359 347 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.92% 15.20% 15.83%
Number of salaries quoted 279 261 358
Average salary £50,000 £41,750 £43,485
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.76% -3.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £57,500
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 Hertfordshire

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
St Albans -5 13 £45,000 - 2
Welwyn Garden City - 13 - -
Hitchin - 6 £32,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -15 5 £49,000 +22.50%
Hertford - 4 £70,000 -
Stevenage +14 2 £32,000 -5.18%
Letchworth +9 1 £62,500 +81.15%
Watford -5 1 £30,000 -25.00%
Visual Studio
East of England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 95 (95.00%) .NET
2 85 (85.00%) C#
3 81 (81.00%) ASP.NET
4 80 (80.00%) SQL Server
5 74 (74.00%) JavaScript
6 71 (71.00%) HTML
7 54 (54.00%) CSS
8 53 (53.00%) Microsoft
9 51 (51.00%) SQL
9 51 (51.00%) MVC
9 51 (51.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 46 (46.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 44 (44.00%) .NET Framework
12 33 (33.00%) jQuery
13 31 (31.00%) Windows
14 28 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
14 28 (28.00%) QA
14 28 (28.00%) Software Engineering
15 27 (27.00%) MS Excel
16 26 (26.00%) Ajax
16 26 (26.00%) Degree
17 25 (25.00%) Git (software)
18 24 (24.00%) AngularJS
19 23 (23.00%) HTML5
19 23 (23.00%) IIS
20 21 (21.00%) Finance
21 20 (20.00%) Web Services
22 19 (19.00%) PowerShell
23 17 (17.00%) T-SQL
23 17 (17.00%) Computer Science

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 23 (23.00%) IIS
2 11 (11.00%) SharePoint
3 10 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (8.00%) CMS
5 7 (7.00%) Confluence
5 7 (7.00%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (5.00%) Drupal
7 2 (2.00%) Alfresco
7 2 (2.00%) WordPress
7 2 (2.00%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.00%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.00%) JBoss
8 1 (1.00%) ColdFusion
8 1 (1.00%) Joomla!
8 1 (1.00%) Moodle
8 1 (1.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 27 (27.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.00%) Mingle
3 2 (2.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Temenos T24
2 1 (1.00%) Magento
2 1 (1.00%) Temenos Globus
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.00%) SaaS
2 1 (1.00%) MailChimp
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (6.00%) HTTPS
2 6 (6.00%) HTTP
3 4 (4.00%) PBX
3 4 (4.00%) VoIP
4 2 (2.00%) SMTP
4 2 (2.00%) Internet
4 2 (2.00%) DNS
4 2 (2.00%) IMAP
5 1 (1.00%) HSPA
5 1 (1.00%) LTE
5 1 (1.00%) Wireless
5 1 (1.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 46 (46.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (12.00%) Relational Database
4 10 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (9.00%) MS Access
6 7 (7.00%) RavenDB
6 7 (7.00%) Neo4j
7 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (3.00%) MySQL
8 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (2.00%) DB2
10 1 (1.00%) OLAP
10 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.00%) UniData
10 1 (1.00%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (14.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 10 (10.00%) Subversion
5 9 (9.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 9 (9.00%) NUnit
5 9 (9.00%) CruiseControl
5 9 (9.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (8.00%) TeamCity
6 8 (8.00%) JIRA
7 7 (7.00%) SpecFlow
8 6 (6.00%) MSTest
9 2 (2.00%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.00%) Ant
10 1 (1.00%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.00%) NSubstitute
10 1 (1.00%) Hudson
10 1 (1.00%) Gerrit
10 1 (1.00%) GCC
10 1 (1.00%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (21.00%) Finance
2 9 (9.00%) Retail
3 4 (4.00%) Marketing
4 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.00%) Banking
5 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.00%) Front Office
5 1 (1.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 81 (81.00%) Developer
2 33 (33.00%) C# Developer
3 31 (31.00%) .NET Developer
4 18 (18.00%) Software Developer
5 15 (15.00%) Software Engineer
5 15 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (14.00%) Junior
7 13 (13.00%) Junior Developer
7 13 (13.00%) C# Software Engineer
7 13 (13.00%) .NET Software Engineer
8 10 (10.00%) Senior Developer
9 9 (9.00%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (8.00%) SQL Developer
11 7 (7.00%) Team Leader
11 7 (7.00%) Web Developer
11 7 (7.00%) Junior Software Developer
11 7 (7.00%) .NET Software Developer
11 7 (7.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (6.00%) .NET Programmer
12 6 (6.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (95.00%) .NET
2 81 (81.00%) ASP.NET
3 71 (71.00%) HTML
4 54 (54.00%) CSS
5 51 (51.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 44 (44.00%) .NET Framework
7 33 (33.00%) jQuery
8 26 (26.00%) Ajax
9 24 (24.00%) AngularJS
10 23 (23.00%) HTML5
11 20 (20.00%) Web Services
12 17 (17.00%) WCF
13 15 (15.00%) Entity Framework
13 15 (15.00%) WinForms
13 15 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 15 (15.00%) KnockoutJS
14 14 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 14 (14.00%) XML
15 13 (13.00%) SOAP
16 12 (12.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.00%) W3C
4 2 (2.00%) Kindle
4 2 (2.00%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.00%) User Experience
5 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.00%) Replication
5 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.00%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.00%) PMI
5 1 (1.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.00%) Open Source
5 1 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 31 (31.00%) Windows
2 5 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.00%) Linux
4 1 (1.00%) Android
4 1 (1.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (51.00%) MVC
2 28 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (28.00%) Software Engineering
3 11 (11.00%) Web Development
4 10 (10.00%) TDD
4 10 (10.00%) SOA
5 9 (9.00%) E-business
5 9 (9.00%) Unit Testing
5 9 (9.00%) MVVM
6 8 (8.00%) BDD
7 7 (7.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (7.00%) Mentoring
7 7 (7.00%) OO
7 7 (7.00%) Workflow
7 7 (7.00%) Scrum
8 6 (6.00%) Knowledge Management
8 6 (6.00%) CQRS
8 6 (6.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (6.00%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (5.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 85 (85.00%) C#
2 74 (74.00%) JavaScript
3 51 (51.00%) SQL
4 19 (19.00%) PowerShell
5 17 (17.00%) T-SQL
6 15 (15.00%) VB.NET
7 13 (13.00%) VBA
8 12 (12.00%) VB
9 9 (9.00%) VB6
10 6 (6.00%) Java
11 3 (3.00%) C++
11 3 (3.00%) PHP
12 2 (2.00%) ActionScript 3.0
12 2 (2.00%) Python
12 2 (2.00%) ActionScript
13 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.00%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.00%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (26.00%) Degree
2 7 (7.00%) SC Cleared
2 7 (7.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.00%) MCTS
4 1 (1.00%) MCSD
4 1 (1.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (28.00%) QA
2 2 (2.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (4.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (6.00%) SCOM
3 1 (1.00%) Puppet
3 1 (1.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 53 (53.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.00%) SolarWinds
2 7 (7.00%) AppDynamics
3 5 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (1.00%) IBM
4 1 (1.00%) ExactTarget
4 1 (1.00%) Adobe
4 1 (1.00%) Temenos
4 1 (1.00%) jBASE
4 1 (1.00%) Telerik
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Borehamwood
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago