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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 57 71 84
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +13
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 41 28 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.84% 2.92% 2.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.23% 12.12% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 37 21 25
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,600 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
238 231 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.28% 24.09% 16.94%
Number of salaries quoted 209 195 169
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 4 May 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 4 May 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
Stansted - 19 £30,000 -
Tunbridge Wells +6 5 £52,500 +61.53%
West Malling -14 4 £42,500 -47.69%
Sandwich - 2 £50,000 -
Tonbridge -1 1 £50,000 +100.00%
Dartford - 1 £35,000 -
Rochester - 1 £35,000 -
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 53 (77.94%) C#
2 47 (69.12%) HTML
2 47 (69.12%) JavaScript
3 42 (61.76%) .NET
4 40 (58.82%) CSS
5 37 (54.41%) Microsoft
6 35 (51.47%) SQL Server
7 34 (50.00%) ASP.NET
8 30 (44.12%) SharePoint
9 26 (38.24%) Windows
10 25 (36.76%) SQL
11 21 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (29.41%) MS Excel
12 20 (29.41%) jQuery
12 20 (29.41%) HTML5
13 19 (27.94%) CSS3
14 18 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
14 18 (26.47%) Windows Server
14 18 (26.47%) Web Development
14 18 (26.47%) VMware
15 14 (20.59%) .NET Framework
15 14 (20.59%) Mobile App
15 14 (20.59%) Mobile Application Development
16 13 (19.12%) Nintex
16 13 (19.12%) Workflow
16 13 (19.12%) HND
17 12 (17.65%) MVC
17 12 (17.65%) QA
18 11 (16.18%) Ajax
19 10 (14.71%) Unit Testing

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 (44.12%) SharePoint
2 7 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (10.29%) IIS
2 7 (10.29%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.29%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (10.29%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (10.29%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.47%) CMS
3 1 (1.47%) Node.js
3 1 (1.47%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.29%) MS Office
3 1 (1.47%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (1.47%) MS Project
3 1 (1.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.47%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) Office 365
2 5 (7.35%) SaaS
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.29%) DHCP
1 7 (10.29%) DNS
1 7 (10.29%) Firewall
1 7 (10.29%) SAN
2 2 (2.94%) VLAN
3 1 (1.47%) HTTP
3 1 (1.47%) Internet
3 1 (1.47%) SMTP
3 1 (1.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (51.47%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.94%) MySQL
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.94%) SSDT
6 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.47%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.94%) TeamCity
2 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.47%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.47%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.47%) gulp
3 1 (1.47%) JIRA
3 1 (1.47%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (1.47%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.47%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.47%) Selenium
3 1 (1.47%) Subversion
3 1 (1.47%) WiX
General
1 3 (4.41%) Electronics
1 3 (4.41%) Military
2 1 (1.47%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 39 (57.35%) Developer
2 32 (47.06%) .NET Developer
3 29 (42.65%) C# .NET Developer
3 29 (42.65%) C# Developer
4 13 (19.12%) .NET Applications Developer
4 13 (19.12%) Applications Developer
4 13 (19.12%) ASP.NET Developer
4 13 (19.12%) C# Application Developer
5 12 (17.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (16.18%) Applications Support
6 11 (16.18%) Software Developer
7 10 (14.71%) .NET Software Developer
8 9 (13.24%) C# Software Developer
8 9 (13.24%) Product Manager
9 7 (10.29%) IT Engineer
9 7 (10.29%) IT Support
9 7 (10.29%) IT Support Engineer
9 7 (10.29%) Senior IT Support
9 7 (10.29%) Senior Support Engineer
9 7 (10.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (69.12%) HTML
2 42 (61.76%) .NET
3 40 (58.82%) CSS
4 34 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 20 (29.41%) HTML5
5 20 (29.41%) jQuery
6 19 (27.94%) CSS3
7 14 (20.59%) .NET Framework
8 11 (16.18%) Ajax
9 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (13.24%) Spring
10 7 (10.29%) WCF
10 7 (10.29%) Web Services
11 5 (7.35%) AngularJS
12 4 (5.88%) Entity Framework
12 4 (5.88%) LINQ
12 4 (5.88%) XML
13 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET Web API
14 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 2 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.59%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.47%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (38.24%) Windows
2 18 (26.47%) Windows Server
3 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (11.76%) Windows 7
4 8 (11.76%) Windows 8
5 3 (4.41%) Android
6 1 (1.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (26.47%) Web Development
3 14 (20.59%) Mobile Application Development
4 13 (19.12%) Workflow
5 12 (17.65%) MVC
6 10 (14.71%) Unit Testing
7 9 (13.24%) Process Improvement
8 7 (10.29%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (5.88%) Data Protection
9 4 (5.88%) E-Commerce
9 4 (5.88%) SOA
9 4 (5.88%) Software Engineering
10 3 (4.41%) Android Development
10 3 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (4.41%) CRM
10 3 (4.41%) Data Architecture
10 3 (4.41%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.41%) Scrum
10 3 (4.41%) SDLC
10 3 (4.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 53 (77.94%) C#
2 47 (69.12%) JavaScript
3 25 (36.76%) SQL
4 6 (8.82%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.35%) C++
6 3 (4.41%) C
6 3 (4.41%) VB
7 2 (2.94%) PHP
7 2 (2.94%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.47%) Java
8 1 (1.47%) Python
8 1 (1.47%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.47%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (19.12%) HND
2 5 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.94%) CCNP
3 2 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.65%) QA
2 3 (4.41%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.29%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.29%) Forefront TMG
2 7 (10.29%) ISA Server
3 5 (7.35%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.41%) vCloud
5 2 (2.94%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.47%) Cygwin
6 1 (1.47%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 4 (5.88%) SCOM
2 3 (4.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (54.41%) Microsoft
2 18 (26.47%) VMware
3 13 (19.12%) Nintex
4 9 (13.24%) ABBYY
5 7 (10.29%) WatchGuard
6 5 (7.35%) Cisco
7 3 (4.41%) Dell
7 3 (4.41%) HP
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