The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 56 90 76
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -14
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 30 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.08% 1.38% 2.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.75% 5.79% 15.92%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 23
Median salary £41,250 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £24,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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 Kent region.

Development Applications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
160 259 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 16.41% 23.83% 14.07%
Number of salaries quoted 136 232 147
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £33,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent 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 Kent

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Kent

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Kent

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Kent 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
Tunbridge Wells +27 6 £52,500 +61.53%
Tonbridge - 6 £33,750 -
Chatham - 3 £37,500 -
Sandwich - 2 £50,000 -
Maidstone +12 1 £35,000 +55.55%
Ramsgate - 1 £37,500 -
Dartford - 1 £35,500 -
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

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 Kent region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 54 (76.06%) C#
2 49 (69.01%) HTML
2 49 (69.01%) JavaScript
3 48 (67.61%) CSS
4 41 (57.75%) .NET
5 38 (53.52%) Microsoft
6 36 (50.70%) SQL Server
6 36 (50.70%) ASP.NET
7 28 (39.44%) SharePoint
8 27 (38.03%) SQL
9 25 (35.21%) Windows
9 25 (35.21%) jQuery
10 23 (32.39%) HTML5
11 22 (30.99%) CSS3
12 21 (29.58%) Web Development
12 21 (29.58%) MS Excel
13 19 (26.76%) MVC
14 17 (23.94%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (23.94%) Windows Server
15 16 (22.54%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (22.54%) Ajax
15 16 (22.54%) VMware
15 16 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (21.13%) Team Foundation Server
17 14 (19.72%) Workflow
18 13 (18.31%) Web Services
18 13 (18.31%) SQL Server 2008
19 12 (16.90%) Nintex
19 12 (16.90%) Mobile App
19 12 (16.90%) Mobile Application Development

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 28 (39.44%) SharePoint
2 8 (11.27%) IIS
3 6 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (8.45%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.45%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (8.45%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (8.45%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.82%) CMS
5 1 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (29.58%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.45%) MS Office
3 3 (4.23%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.41%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.41%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) Office 365
2 4 (5.63%) SaaS
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.27%) DNS
1 8 (11.27%) Firewall
2 6 (8.45%) DHCP
2 6 (8.45%) SAN
3 3 (4.23%) Internet
4 2 (2.82%) SSL
4 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.82%) VLAN
5 1 (1.41%) HTTP
5 1 (1.41%) IPv4
5 1 (1.41%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (50.70%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.23%) SSDT
5 1 (1.41%) MySQL
5 1 (1.41%) Redis
5 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (21.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (9.86%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (2.82%) Gatling
3 2 (2.82%) JMeter
3 2 (2.82%) LoadRunner
3 2 (2.82%) Selenium
3 2 (2.82%) TestNG
4 1 (1.41%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.41%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.41%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.41%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.41%) JIRA
4 1 (1.41%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (1.41%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (9.86%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Games
3 3 (4.23%) Electronics
3 3 (4.23%) Military
4 1 (1.41%) Advertising
4 1 (1.41%) Automotive
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (57.75%) Developer
2 32 (45.07%) .NET Developer
3 31 (43.66%) C# Developer
4 29 (40.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (22.54%) .NET Applications Developer
5 16 (22.54%) Applications Developer
5 16 (22.54%) C# Application Developer
6 12 (16.90%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (15.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (14.08%) Applications Support
9 9 (12.68%) Product Manager
9 9 (12.68%) SQL Developer
10 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 7 (9.86%) HTML Developer
10 7 (9.86%) WCF Developer
11 6 (8.45%) C# WCF Developer
11 6 (8.45%) IT Engineer
11 6 (8.45%) IT Support
11 6 (8.45%) Senior IT Engineer
11 6 (8.45%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (69.01%) HTML
2 48 (67.61%) CSS
3 41 (57.75%) .NET
4 36 (50.70%) ASP.NET
5 25 (35.21%) jQuery
6 23 (32.39%) HTML5
7 22 (30.99%) CSS3
8 17 (23.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (22.54%) Ajax
10 13 (18.31%) Web Services
11 10 (14.08%) WCF
12 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (9.86%) RESTful
13 6 (8.45%) XML
14 5 (7.04%) .NET Framework
15 4 (5.63%) LINQ
16 3 (4.23%) AngularJS
16 3 (4.23%) JSON
17 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (35.21%) Windows
2 17 (23.94%) Windows Server
3 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (9.86%) Windows 7
4 7 (9.86%) Windows 8
5 3 (4.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.58%) Web Development
2 19 (26.76%) MVC
3 16 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (19.72%) Workflow
5 12 (16.90%) Mobile Application Development
6 9 (12.68%) Scrum
7 8 (11.27%) Software Engineering
8 7 (9.86%) DSDM
9 6 (8.45%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (7.04%) CRM
10 5 (7.04%) E-Commerce
10 5 (7.04%) SDLC
11 4 (5.63%) Data Protection
11 4 (5.63%) SOA
12 3 (4.23%) Android Development
12 3 (4.23%) Change Management
12 3 (4.23%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (4.23%) Data Architecture
12 3 (4.23%) Mentoring
13 2 (2.82%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (76.06%) C#
2 49 (69.01%) JavaScript
3 27 (38.03%) SQL
4 9 (12.68%) C++
5 7 (9.86%) T-SQL
6 5 (7.04%) Java
7 3 (4.23%) C
7 3 (4.23%) VB
8 2 (2.82%) Perl
8 2 (2.82%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.82%) VBScript
9 1 (1.41%) PHP
9 1 (1.41%) Python
9 1 (1.41%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.41%) XAML
Qualifications
1 12 (16.90%) HND
2 4 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.23%) Degree
4 2 (2.82%) ISEB
4 2 (2.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.41%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (22.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.45%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.45%) Forefront TMG
2 6 (8.45%) ISA Server
3 4 (5.63%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.23%) vCloud
5 2 (2.82%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 4 (5.63%) SCOM
2 2 (2.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (53.52%) Microsoft
2 16 (22.54%) VMware
3 12 (16.90%) Nintex
4 9 (12.68%) ABBYY
5 6 (8.45%) WatchGuard
6 4 (5.63%) Cisco
7 2 (2.82%) Dell
7 2 (2.82%) HP
8 1 (1.41%) Adobe
8 1 (1.41%) DevExpress
Sevenoaks, Kent
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago