The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 6.45% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 20.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Visual Studio
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
10 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 32.26% 5.00% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 1
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £102,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -56.09%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in the Home Counties

Visual Studio
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) V-Model
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Media
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Media
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) V-Model
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) HP