The first table below looks at the demand for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 81 69 62
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 28 23 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.21% 1.91% 2.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.07% 17.83% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 27 21 17
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £26,386
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Development Applications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
232 129 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 18.28% 10.71% 11.52%
Number of salaries quoted 189 105 83
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Sittingbourne - 4 £75,000 -
Chatham -6 3 £48,750 +21.87% 1
Maidstone - 2 £34,500 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £37,500 -
Dartford - 1 £37,500 -
Tonbridge - 1 £38,000 -
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 41 (78.85%) .NET
2 35 (67.31%) SQL Server
2 35 (67.31%) C#
3 33 (63.46%) HTML
4 29 (55.77%) SQL
5 27 (51.92%) JavaScript
5 27 (51.92%) CSS
6 26 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 24 (46.15%) Microsoft
7 24 (46.15%) Finance
8 22 (42.31%) MVC
9 18 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
10 17 (32.69%) Microsoft Azure
10 17 (32.69%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (32.69%) Windows
11 16 (30.77%) OO
11 16 (30.77%) .NET Framework
12 14 (26.92%) jQuery
13 12 (23.08%) AngularJS
13 12 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 12 (23.08%) SOA
13 12 (23.08%) T-SQL
14 11 (21.15%) HTTP
14 11 (21.15%) BizTalk Server
14 11 (21.15%) Project Planning
14 11 (21.15%) ReSharper
14 11 (21.15%) TypeScript
14 11 (21.15%) Fiddler
15 10 (19.23%) Windows 7
15 10 (19.23%) HTML5

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (21.15%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (13.46%) Node.js
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.92%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.92%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
2 1 (1.92%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 17 (32.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.15%) HTTP
2 5 (9.62%) SAN
3 1 (1.92%) Intranet
3 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (67.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (13.46%) NoSQL
2 7 (13.46%) Redis
3 5 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (9.62%) SSDT
3 5 (9.62%) Big Data
3 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.92%) SQL CLR
Development Applications
1 18 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (21.15%) ReSharper
2 11 (21.15%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.92%) NUnit
3 1 (1.92%) Selenium
3 1 (1.92%) TestComplete
3 1 (1.92%) MSTest
3 1 (1.92%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.92%) Moq
3 1 (1.92%) SoapUI
General
1 24 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Electronics
3 1 (1.92%) Polish Language
3 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (59.62%) Developer
2 21 (40.38%) .NET Developer
3 11 (21.15%) Architect
4 10 (19.23%) Technical Architect
5 9 (17.31%) C# Developer
5 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (17.31%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (15.38%) SQL Developer
6 8 (15.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (9.62%) DBA
7 5 (9.62%) SQL DBA
8 4 (7.69%) Sitecore Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 4 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (5.77%) Administrator
9 3 (5.77%) SQL Server DBA
10 2 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
10 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Graduate Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (78.85%) .NET
2 33 (63.46%) HTML
3 27 (51.92%) CSS
4 26 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 17 (32.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (30.77%) .NET Framework
7 14 (26.92%) jQuery
8 12 (23.08%) AngularJS
8 12 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 10 (19.23%) HTML5
9 10 (19.23%) CSS3
10 9 (17.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 6 (11.54%) Web Services
13 5 (9.62%) XHTML
13 5 (9.62%) LINQ
14 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET 2.0
15 2 (3.85%) WCF
15 2 (3.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 6 (11.54%) N-Tier
3 5 (9.62%) W3C
3 5 (9.62%) Blog
3 5 (9.62%) Clustering
3 5 (9.62%) Digital Media
3 5 (9.62%) Social Media
4 4 (7.69%) Replication
5 3 (5.77%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (3.85%) Device Driver
6 2 (3.85%) Social Network
7 1 (1.92%) NHS
7 1 (1.92%) Statistics
7 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.92%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.69%) Windows
2 10 (19.23%) Windows 7
2 10 (19.23%) Windows 8
3 2 (3.85%) Windows CE
3 2 (3.85%) Linux
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (42.31%) MVC
2 16 (30.77%) OO
3 12 (23.08%) SOA
4 11 (21.15%) Project Planning
5 10 (19.23%) Network Design
6 9 (17.31%) Data Modelling
6 9 (17.31%) Use Case
7 8 (15.38%) Workflow
7 8 (15.38%) Scrum
7 8 (15.38%) TDD
8 7 (13.46%) B2C
8 7 (13.46%) Data Protection
9 6 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (9.62%) Data Analysis
10 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (9.62%) Analytics
11 4 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
12 3 (5.77%) Web Development
12 3 (5.77%) Web Application Development
13 2 (3.85%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 35 (67.31%) C#
2 29 (55.77%) SQL
3 27 (51.92%) JavaScript
4 12 (23.08%) T-SQL
5 11 (21.15%) TypeScript
6 8 (15.38%) VB.NET
7 5 (9.62%) VB
7 5 (9.62%) C
8 4 (7.69%) Objective-C
8 4 (7.69%) C++
9 2 (3.85%) VBScript
10 1 (1.92%) Java
10 1 (1.92%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.92%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.92%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.92%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.85%) ISEB
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.92%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.92%) VMware
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