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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 104 105 119
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 37 54 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.69% 2.31% 1.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.08% 14.88% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 30 37 24
Median salary £38,750 £50,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £48,650 £62,500 £48,800
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
334 363 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.27% 15.50% 14.27%
Number of salaries quoted 260 295 289
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,500 £60,000
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 5 May 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 5 May 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 - 9 £30,000 - 1
Tring - 5 £45,000 -
Watford +9 4 £49,750 +65.83%
Hemel Hempstead +17 3 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Letchworth - 3 £40,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City +8 1 - -
Potters Bar - 1 £41,000 -
Visual Studio
East of England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 64 (71.91%) C#
2 63 (70.79%) .NET
3 39 (43.82%) SQL
4 37 (41.57%) SQL Server
4 37 (41.57%) MVC
5 36 (40.45%) Microsoft
6 34 (38.20%) ASP.NET
7 29 (32.58%) JavaScript
7 29 (32.58%) HTML
8 19 (21.35%) C++
9 18 (20.22%) OO
9 18 (20.22%) Software Engineering
10 17 (19.10%) CSS
10 17 (19.10%) T-SQL
10 17 (19.10%) Telecoms
10 17 (19.10%) Microsoft Azure
11 16 (17.98%) jQuery
11 16 (17.98%) Front End Development
12 15 (16.85%) Windows
13 14 (15.73%) Web Development
14 13 (14.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 12 (13.48%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (13.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 12 (13.48%) C
15 12 (13.48%) VB
16 11 (12.36%) Ajax
16 11 (12.36%) Software Testing
16 11 (12.36%) Games
17 10 (11.24%) Image Processing
17 10 (11.24%) Subversion

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 9 (10.11%) IIS
2 5 (5.62%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.49%) SAS
4 2 (2.25%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.12%) JBoss
5 1 (1.12%) LiveLink
5 1 (1.12%) Mule ESB
5 1 (1.12%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.12%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (19.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.25%) Office 365
2 2 (2.25%) SaaS
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.12%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.12%) Internet
1 1 (1.12%) LDAP
1 1 (1.12%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (41.57%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (7.87%) QlikView
3 7 (7.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.37%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.25%) Big Data
6 2 (2.25%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 2 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.12%) DB2
7 1 (1.12%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (14.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 10 (11.24%) Subversion
3 9 (10.11%) LabVIEW
4 7 (7.87%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (5.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (2.25%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.25%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.25%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.12%) Ant
7 1 (1.12%) Apache Ivy
7 1 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.12%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.12%) Hudson
7 1 (1.12%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.12%) Maven
7 1 (1.12%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.12%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (19.10%) Telecoms
2 11 (12.36%) Games
3 6 (6.74%) Aerospace
3 6 (6.74%) Finance
4 5 (5.62%) Electronics
5 4 (4.49%) Retail
6 2 (2.25%) Military
7 1 (1.12%) Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (80.90%) Developer
2 35 (39.33%) C# Developer
3 28 (31.46%) .NET Developer
4 25 (28.09%) C# Programmer
4 25 (28.09%) Programmer
5 18 (20.22%) SQL Developer
6 16 (17.98%) Software Engineer
7 15 (16.85%) C++ Software Engineer
8 14 (15.73%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 14 (15.73%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (12.36%) ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (12.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (10.11%) C Software Engineer
10 9 (10.11%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 8 (8.99%) .NET Programmer
11 8 (8.99%) SQL Server Developer
11 8 (8.99%) Web Developer
12 7 (7.87%) Software Developer
13 6 (6.74%) C# Software Engineer
13 6 (6.74%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (70.79%) .NET
2 34 (38.20%) ASP.NET
3 29 (32.58%) HTML
4 17 (19.10%) CSS
5 16 (17.98%) jQuery
6 12 (13.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (12.36%) Ajax
8 9 (10.11%) OpenCL
9 8 (8.99%) .NET Framework
9 8 (8.99%) Web Services
10 7 (7.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (7.87%) XML
11 6 (6.74%) AngularJS
12 5 (5.62%) Entity Framework
12 5 (5.62%) WCF
13 4 (4.49%) REST
13 4 (4.49%) SOAP
14 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET Web API
15 2 (2.25%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.11%) Algorithms
1 9 (10.11%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.25%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (2.25%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.12%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.12%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.85%) Windows
2 5 (5.62%) Windows 10
2 5 (5.62%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (41.57%) MVC
2 18 (20.22%) OO
2 18 (20.22%) Software Engineering
3 16 (17.98%) Front End Development
4 14 (15.73%) Web Development
5 11 (12.36%) Software Testing
6 10 (11.24%) Image Processing
7 9 (10.11%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (8.99%) Release Management
9 6 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (5.62%) Multithreading
10 5 (5.62%) SDLC
11 3 (3.37%) OOP
12 2 (2.25%) ETL
12 2 (2.25%) Programme Management
12 2 (2.25%) Project Management
12 2 (2.25%) SOA
12 2 (2.25%) TDD
12 2 (2.25%) Unit Testing
12 2 (2.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 64 (71.91%) C#
2 39 (43.82%) SQL
3 29 (32.58%) JavaScript
4 19 (21.35%) C++
5 17 (19.10%) T-SQL
6 12 (13.48%) C
6 12 (13.48%) VB
7 10 (11.24%) MATLAB
8 8 (8.99%) VB.NET
9 7 (7.87%) PHP
10 5 (5.62%) PL/SQL
10 5 (5.62%) VB6
11 3 (3.37%) Java
12 1 (1.12%) F#
12 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.12%) Python
12 1 (1.12%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (5.62%) Degree
2 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 36 (40.45%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.74%) Oracle
3 1 (1.12%) Fiorano
3 1 (1.12%) IBM
3 1 (1.12%) MathWorks
3 1 (1.12%) OpenText
3 1 (1.12%) Telerik
3 1 (1.12%) TIBCO
Hertfordshire
Louis Hampshire
Salary: Circa £70k plus Car, Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £34,000 to £38,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago