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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 69 100 86
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -14
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 72 57 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.57% 2.31% 2.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.75% 13.51% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 61 47 58
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +21.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
347 422 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.22% 17.12% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 321 363 307
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Borehamwood +23 17 £36,000 -28.00% 1
Watford +24 15 £70,000 +191.66% 2
Waltham Cross - 7 £62,500 -
Hemel Hempstead +17 5 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Letchworth - 5 £40,000 -
Stevenage -11 3 £49,000 +55.55%
Welwyn Garden City +7 2 - -
Visual Studio
East of England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 71 (65.14%) C#
2 67 (61.47%) .NET
3 63 (57.80%) SQL
4 51 (46.79%) ASP.NET
5 47 (43.12%) SQL Server
6 45 (41.28%) HTML
6 45 (41.28%) Software Engineering
7 44 (40.37%) JavaScript
8 36 (33.03%) Microsoft
9 33 (30.28%) C++
10 31 (28.44%) CSS
10 31 (28.44%) Subversion
11 29 (26.61%) Ajax
11 29 (26.61%) MVC
12 28 (25.69%) T-SQL
13 27 (24.77%) LabVIEW
13 27 (24.77%) SQL Server 2008
14 26 (23.85%) Web Development
15 23 (21.10%) Computer Science
15 23 (21.10%) Image Processing
15 23 (21.10%) jQuery
15 23 (21.10%) Telecoms
16 22 (20.18%) IIS
17 21 (19.27%) Agile Software Development
18 19 (17.43%) Team Foundation Server
18 19 (17.43%) C
18 19 (17.43%) Games
19 18 (16.51%) MATLAB
19 18 (16.51%) Degree
19 18 (16.51%) Algorithms

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (20.18%) IIS
2 13 (11.93%) CMS
3 5 (4.59%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.75%) SAS
5 1 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (5.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (12.84%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.92%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (43.12%) SQL Server
2 27 (24.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (13.76%) QlikView
4 11 (10.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (8.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (4.59%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (4.59%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.83%) Big Data
8 2 (1.83%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.92%) MySQL
9 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 31 (28.44%) Subversion
2 27 (24.77%) LabVIEW
3 19 (17.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (8.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (5.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (2.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (2.75%) CruiseControl
6 3 (2.75%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.92%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.92%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.92%) ReSharper
General
1 23 (21.10%) Telecoms
2 19 (17.43%) Games
3 10 (9.17%) Finance
4 9 (8.26%) Retail
5 5 (4.59%) Aerospace
5 5 (4.59%) Electronics
6 1 (0.92%) Military
6 1 (0.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 65 (59.63%) Developer
2 32 (29.36%) C# Developer
3 30 (27.52%) SQL Developer
4 29 (26.61%) Software Engineer
5 28 (25.69%) .NET Developer
6 23 (21.10%) C++ Software Engineer
7 20 (18.35%) C# .NET Developer
8 18 (16.51%) C Software Engineer
8 18 (16.51%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 14 (12.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 14 (12.84%) HTML Developer
10 12 (11.01%) SQL Server Developer
11 11 (10.09%) Head of Development
11 11 (10.09%) JavaScript Developer
12 9 (8.26%) C# Programmer
12 9 (8.26%) Programmer
12 9 (8.26%) Software Developer
13 7 (6.42%) .NET Team Leader
13 7 (6.42%) Lead Developer
13 7 (6.42%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (61.47%) .NET
2 51 (46.79%) ASP.NET
3 45 (41.28%) HTML
4 31 (28.44%) CSS
5 29 (26.61%) Ajax
6 23 (21.10%) jQuery
7 18 (16.51%) OpenCL
8 12 (11.01%) WCF
8 12 (11.01%) Web Services
9 11 (10.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (9.17%) CSS3
10 10 (9.17%) DHTML
11 9 (8.26%) AngularJS
12 8 (7.34%) REST
13 6 (5.50%) .NET Framework
13 6 (5.50%) Entity Framework
13 6 (5.50%) SOAP
14 5 (4.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 4 (3.67%) HTML5
16 3 (2.75%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.10%) Computer Science
2 18 (16.51%) Algorithms
3 15 (13.76%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.50%) User Experience
5 5 (4.59%) Driving Licence
5 5 (4.59%) Physics
6 1 (0.92%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (0.92%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.01%) Windows
2 5 (4.59%) Windows 10
2 5 (4.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (41.28%) Software Engineering
2 29 (26.61%) MVC
3 26 (23.85%) Web Development
4 23 (21.10%) Image Processing
5 21 (19.27%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (12.84%) B2B
6 14 (12.84%) CRM
7 13 (11.93%) Project Management
8 11 (10.09%) TDD
8 11 (10.09%) Unit Testing
9 10 (9.17%) Load Testing
10 9 (8.26%) Content Management
10 9 (8.26%) SDLC
11 8 (7.34%) Scrum
12 7 (6.42%) Data Analysis
12 7 (6.42%) Open Source
13 6 (5.50%) Front End Development
14 5 (4.59%) Data Acquisition
14 5 (4.59%) High Availability
14 5 (4.59%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 71 (65.14%) C#
2 63 (57.80%) SQL
3 44 (40.37%) JavaScript
4 33 (30.28%) C++
5 28 (25.69%) T-SQL
6 19 (17.43%) C
7 18 (16.51%) MATLAB
8 9 (8.26%) PL/SQL
9 5 (4.59%) Java
10 4 (3.67%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.83%) VB
12 1 (0.92%) F#
12 1 (0.92%) PHP
12 1 (0.92%) Python
12 1 (0.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (16.51%) Degree
2 5 (4.59%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) QA
Vendors
1 36 (33.03%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.26%) Oracle
3 5 (4.59%) Telerik
Watford, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum + gd benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + car, pension, healthcare etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
360 Resourcing
Salary: £25,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago