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 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 103 106 104
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 43 53 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.96% 2.03% 2.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.56% 13.80% 12.41%
Number of salaries quoted 39 35 39
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,600 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
450 384 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.55% 14.68% 18.35%
Number of salaries quoted 402 302 334
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,600 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 1 March 2017.

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 1 March 2017. 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 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 +1 15 £40,000 +33.33%
Waltham Cross - 6 £67,500 -
Watford 0 5 £37,500 -19.35% 1
Letchworth - 5 £45,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +1 3 £40,000 +14.28%
St Albans -9 2 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Hitchin - 2 £34,000 -
Rickmansworth -2 1 £10,000 -76.47%
Stevenage - 1 £36,500 - 1
Visual Studio
East of England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 63 (67.02%) .NET
2 62 (65.96%) C#
3 47 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 45 (47.87%) SQL Server
5 41 (43.62%) MVC
6 40 (42.55%) SQL
7 36 (38.30%) JavaScript
8 35 (37.23%) Software Engineering
9 32 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (32.98%) HTML
10 31 (32.98%) ASP.NET MVC
11 29 (30.85%) C++
12 28 (29.79%) Computer Science
13 27 (28.72%) .NET Framework
13 27 (28.72%) LabVIEW
13 27 (28.72%) Image Processing
13 27 (28.72%) Entity Framework
14 25 (26.60%) Microsoft
14 25 (26.60%) OOD
15 24 (25.53%) Web Development
16 22 (23.40%) Team Foundation Server
16 22 (23.40%) AngularJS
16 22 (23.40%) jQuery
16 22 (23.40%) Degree
16 22 (23.40%) TDD
17 21 (22.34%) Subversion
17 21 (22.34%) CSS
17 21 (22.34%) ASP.NET Web API
18 20 (21.28%) Windows
19 19 (20.21%) Ajax

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 10 (10.64%) IIS
2 7 (7.45%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.26%) MS Office
3 1 (1.06%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (47.87%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (9.57%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 27 (28.72%) LabVIEW
2 22 (23.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (22.34%) Subversion
4 9 (9.57%) Protractor
5 8 (8.51%) NUnit
6 6 (6.38%) Jasmine
7 5 (5.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (3.19%) Moq
8 3 (3.19%) MSTest
8 3 (3.19%) ReSharper
General
1 18 (19.15%) Telecoms
2 12 (12.77%) Games
3 8 (8.51%) Legal
4 7 (7.45%) Finance
5 4 (4.26%) Publishing
6 3 (3.19%) Retail
7 2 (2.13%) Advertising
8 1 (1.06%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.06%) Electronics
8 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 75 (79.79%) Developer
2 43 (45.74%) .NET Developer
3 42 (44.68%) C# Developer
4 34 (36.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (25.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 20 (21.28%) Software Developer
7 17 (18.09%) C++ Developer
7 17 (18.09%) C++ Software Developer
8 15 (15.96%) ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (15.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (14.89%) Software Engineer
10 13 (13.83%) SQL Developer
11 12 (12.77%) Angular Developer
11 12 (12.77%) C++ Software Engineer
12 11 (11.70%) Lead .NET Developer
12 11 (11.70%) Lead Developer
13 10 (10.64%) C Software Engineer
13 10 (10.64%) C/C++ Software Engineer
13 10 (10.64%) HTML Developer
13 10 (10.64%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (67.02%) .NET
2 47 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 31 (32.98%) ASP.NET MVC
3 31 (32.98%) HTML
4 27 (28.72%) .NET Framework
4 27 (28.72%) Entity Framework
5 22 (23.40%) AngularJS
5 22 (23.40%) jQuery
6 21 (22.34%) ASP.NET Web API
6 21 (22.34%) CSS
7 19 (20.21%) Ajax
8 11 (11.70%) Node.js
8 11 (11.70%) XML
9 10 (10.64%) OpenCV
9 10 (10.64%) OpenGL
10 7 (7.45%) WPF
11 6 (6.38%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (5.32%) RESTful
12 5 (5.32%) Web Services
13 3 (3.19%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (29.79%) Computer Science
2 11 (11.70%) Algorithms
3 3 (3.19%) iPad
4 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.28%) Windows
2 1 (1.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (43.62%) MVC
2 35 (37.23%) Software Engineering
3 32 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (28.72%) Image Processing
5 25 (26.60%) OOD
6 24 (25.53%) Web Development
7 22 (23.40%) TDD
8 16 (17.02%) Physics
9 14 (14.89%) OO
10 13 (13.83%) Multithreading
10 13 (13.83%) Scrum
11 11 (11.70%) SDLC
12 9 (9.57%) ATDD
12 9 (9.57%) Data Analysis
12 9 (9.57%) Unit Testing
13 8 (8.51%) UML
14 6 (6.38%) Data Acquisition
14 6 (6.38%) Data Mapping
14 6 (6.38%) Signal Processing
15 4 (4.26%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 62 (65.96%) C#
2 40 (42.55%) SQL
3 36 (38.30%) JavaScript
4 29 (30.85%) C++
5 11 (11.70%) MATLAB
6 10 (10.64%) C
6 10 (10.64%) T-SQL
7 8 (8.51%) VB.NET
7 8 (8.51%) VBA
8 5 (5.32%) VB
9 4 (4.26%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.13%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.06%) PHP
11 1 (1.06%) XAML
Qualifications
1 22 (23.40%) Degree
2 1 (1.06%) ISEB
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) SLA
Vendors
1 25 (26.60%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.06%) Snow
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