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 2 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 54 83 92
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +9
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 34 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.53% 1.92% 1.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.58% 7.92% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 32 18 17
Median salary £43,750 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,470 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £41,800 £75,240
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
183 265 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 19.02% 24.20% 14.00%
Number of salaries quoted 157 232 153
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 2 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 2 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 +20 7 £52,500 +61.53%
Tonbridge - 5 £35,000 -
Stansted - 4 £40,000 -
Sandwich - 3 £50,000 -
Chatham - 2 - -
Dartford - 1 £35,500 -
Ramsgate - 1 £37,500 - 1
Rochester - 1 £35,000 -
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 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 56 (75.68%) C#
2 51 (68.92%) HTML
2 51 (68.92%) JavaScript
3 48 (64.86%) CSS
4 43 (58.11%) .NET
5 40 (54.05%) Microsoft
6 38 (51.35%) SQL Server
7 36 (48.65%) ASP.NET
8 30 (40.54%) SharePoint
9 29 (39.19%) SQL
10 27 (36.49%) Windows
11 26 (35.14%) jQuery
12 23 (31.08%) HTML5
13 22 (29.73%) CSS3
13 22 (29.73%) Web Development
14 21 (28.38%) MS Excel
15 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (24.32%) VMware
15 18 (24.32%) MVC
15 18 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
15 18 (24.32%) Windows Server
16 16 (21.62%) Team Foundation Server
17 15 (20.27%) Ajax
17 15 (20.27%) Workflow
17 15 (20.27%) ASP.NET MVC
18 14 (18.92%) Mobile App
18 14 (18.92%) Mobile Application Development
19 13 (17.57%) Nintex
19 13 (17.57%) HND
19 13 (17.57%) Web Services

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 30 (40.54%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (9.46%) IIS
2 7 (9.46%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.46%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (9.46%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (9.46%) Skype for Business
3 3 (4.05%) CMS
4 1 (1.35%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (28.38%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.46%) MS Office
3 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.35%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.46%) Office 365
2 5 (6.76%) SaaS
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.16%) DNS
1 9 (12.16%) Firewall
2 7 (9.46%) DHCP
2 7 (9.46%) SAN
3 3 (4.05%) Internet
4 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.70%) VLAN
5 1 (1.35%) HTTP
5 1 (1.35%) IPv4
5 1 (1.35%) SMTP
5 1 (1.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (51.35%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (5.41%) SSDT
5 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.35%) MySQL
7 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (21.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (8.11%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (2.70%) Gatling
3 2 (2.70%) JMeter
3 2 (2.70%) LoadRunner
3 2 (2.70%) Selenium
3 2 (2.70%) TestNG
4 1 (1.35%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.35%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.35%) JIRA
4 1 (1.35%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (1.35%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.35%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.35%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.35%) WiX
General
1 5 (6.76%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Electronics
2 3 (4.05%) Games
2 3 (4.05%) Military
Job Titles
1 43 (58.11%) Developer
2 32 (43.24%) .NET Developer
2 32 (43.24%) C# Developer
3 30 (40.54%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (21.62%) .NET Applications Developer
4 16 (21.62%) Applications Developer
4 16 (21.62%) C# Application Developer
5 13 (17.57%) ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (16.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (14.86%) SQL Developer
8 10 (13.51%) Applications Support
9 9 (12.16%) Product Manager
10 7 (9.46%) HTML Developer
10 7 (9.46%) IT Support
10 7 (9.46%) IT Support Engineer
10 7 (9.46%) Senior IT Support
10 7 (9.46%) Senior Support Engineer
10 7 (9.46%) Support Engineer
10 7 (9.46%) Team Leader
10 7 (9.46%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (68.92%) HTML
2 48 (64.86%) CSS
3 43 (58.11%) .NET
4 36 (48.65%) ASP.NET
5 26 (35.14%) jQuery
6 23 (31.08%) HTML5
7 22 (29.73%) CSS3
8 15 (20.27%) Ajax
8 15 (20.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (17.57%) Web Services
10 10 (13.51%) WCF
11 8 (10.81%) .NET Framework
12 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (9.46%) XML
13 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 6 (8.11%) RESTful
14 4 (5.41%) AngularJS
14 4 (5.41%) Entity Framework
14 4 (5.41%) LINQ
15 3 (4.05%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.92%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 27 (36.49%) Windows
2 18 (24.32%) Windows Server
3 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (10.81%) Windows 7
4 8 (10.81%) Windows 8
5 3 (4.05%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (29.73%) Web Development
2 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (24.32%) MVC
3 15 (20.27%) Workflow
4 14 (18.92%) Mobile Application Development
5 9 (12.16%) Scrum
6 7 (9.46%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (9.46%) Software Engineering
7 6 (8.11%) DSDM
8 5 (6.76%) CRM
8 5 (6.76%) E-Commerce
8 5 (6.76%) SDLC
9 4 (5.41%) Data Protection
9 4 (5.41%) SOA
10 3 (4.05%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (4.05%) Data Architecture
10 3 (4.05%) OO
10 3 (4.05%) Process Improvement
10 3 (4.05%) Service Delivery
10 3 (4.05%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (75.68%) C#
2 51 (68.92%) JavaScript
3 29 (39.19%) SQL
4 8 (10.81%) C++
4 8 (10.81%) T-SQL
5 5 (6.76%) Java
5 5 (6.76%) VB
6 3 (4.05%) C
7 2 (2.70%) Perl
7 2 (2.70%) VBScript
8 1 (1.35%) PHP
8 1 (1.35%) Python
8 1 (1.35%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.35%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (17.57%) HND
2 5 (6.76%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.05%) Degree
4 2 (2.70%) CCNP
4 2 (2.70%) ISEB
4 2 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) QA
2 3 (4.05%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.46%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.46%) Forefront TMG
2 7 (9.46%) ISA Server
3 5 (6.76%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.05%) vCloud
5 2 (2.70%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 4 (5.41%) SCOM
2 3 (4.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (54.05%) Microsoft
2 18 (24.32%) VMware
3 13 (17.57%) Nintex
4 9 (12.16%) ABBYY
5 7 (9.46%) WatchGuard
6 5 (6.76%) Cisco
7 3 (4.05%) Dell
7 3 (4.05%) HP
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