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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
South East / Kent
Rank 75 74 80
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 10 23 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.23% 2.20% 2.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.93% 9.50% 10.70%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 32
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £35,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £56,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
203 242 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 25.00% 23.14% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 161 207 265
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 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
Maidstone - 2 £45,000 - 4
Sandwich - 1 £20,000 -
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Kent region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 16 (94.12%) C#
1 16 (94.12%) HTML
1 16 (94.12%) .NET
1 16 (94.12%) ASP.NET
2 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
3 12 (70.59%) MVC
3 12 (70.59%) CSS
4 11 (64.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (58.82%) SQL
5 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
6 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
6 9 (52.94%) jQuery
7 8 (47.06%) Web Services
8 7 (41.18%) .NET Framework
9 6 (35.29%) Entity Framework
9 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
9 6 (35.29%) CRM
9 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (35.29%) TDD
10 5 (29.41%) Dynamics CRM
10 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
10 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (29.41%) Inversion of Control
11 4 (23.53%) HTML5
11 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
11 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (23.53%) ITIL
11 4 (23.53%) ERP

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 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
2 3 (17.65%) NServiceBus
3 2 (11.76%) IIS
4 1 (5.88%) CMS
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (5.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) Photoshop
3 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Google Analytics
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (23.53%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (17.65%) DB2
5 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (5.88%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (17.65%) SpecFlow
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (5.88%) MSTest
4 1 (5.88%) NCover
4 1 (5.88%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Electronics
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (76.47%) .NET Developer
3 10 (58.82%) C# Developer
4 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (52.94%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (52.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Developer
7 3 (17.65%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 3 (17.65%) .NET Programmer
7 3 (17.65%) .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (17.65%) Analyst
7 3 (17.65%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (17.65%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (17.65%) HTML Developer
7 3 (17.65%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (17.65%) Programmer
7 3 (17.65%) Software Analyst
7 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
7 3 (17.65%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) .NET
1 16 (94.12%) ASP.NET
1 16 (94.12%) HTML
2 12 (70.59%) CSS
3 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (52.94%) jQuery
5 8 (47.06%) Web Services
6 7 (41.18%) .NET Framework
7 6 (35.29%) Entity Framework
8 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
8 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (23.53%) HTML5
9 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (17.65%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (17.65%) RESTful
9 3 (17.65%) Unity DI Container
10 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (11.76%) PhoneGap
10 2 (11.76%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (17.65%) iSeries
3 2 (11.76%) Graphic Design
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.88%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) CRM
2 6 (35.29%) TDD
3 4 (23.53%) ERP
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 3 (17.65%) BDD
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (17.65%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 3 (17.65%) RAD
4 3 (17.65%) SOLID
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
6 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Code Coverage
6 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.88%) SEO
6 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) C#
2 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
3 10 (58.82%) SQL
4 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Xamarin
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe
3 1 (5.88%) Google
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Telerik
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