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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
South East / Kent
Rank 78 72 71
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 8 31 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.96% 2.77% 3.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.72% 12.02% 13.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 30
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
215 258 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 25.72% 23.04% 27.01%
Number of salaries quoted 171 220 238
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,001 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
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 24 February 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 - 7 £40,000 - 1
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 (88.89%) C#
2 15 (83.33%) .NET
3 14 (77.78%) MVC
3 14 (77.78%) HTML
3 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET
4 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
4 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
5 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (55.56%) CSS
7 9 (50.00%) SQL
7 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 9 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
9 7 (38.89%) TDD
9 7 (38.89%) jQuery
10 5 (27.78%) SpecFlow
10 5 (27.78%) Web Services
10 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (27.78%) HTML5
10 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
11 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
11 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
11 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
11 4 (22.22%) BDD
11 4 (22.22%) Entity Framework
11 4 (22.22%) SOLID
12 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API

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 3 (16.67%) NServiceBus
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) CMS
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) Photoshop
3 1 (5.56%) Fireworks
3 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) SSL
2 1 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) DB2
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.56%) Apache Hive
4 1 (5.56%) Big Data
4 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (5.56%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (27.78%) SpecFlow
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (5.56%) Axure RP
4 1 (5.56%) Bitbucket
4 1 (5.56%) Fiddler
4 1 (5.56%) gulp
4 1 (5.56%) MSTest
4 1 (5.56%) NCover
4 1 (5.56%) ReSharper
4 1 (5.56%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 3 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Electronics
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) .NET Developer
3 7 (38.89%) C# Developer
4 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 6 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Developer
6 3 (16.67%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 3 (16.67%) .NET Programmer
6 3 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (16.67%) Analyst
6 3 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (16.67%) HTML Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Software Analyst
6 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
6 3 (16.67%) Software Programmer
6 3 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) .NET
2 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 14 (77.78%) HTML
3 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (55.56%) CSS
5 7 (38.89%) jQuery
6 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
6 5 (27.78%) HTML5
6 5 (27.78%) Web Services
7 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
7 4 (22.22%) Entity Framework
8 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (16.67%) RESTful
8 3 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
8 3 (16.67%) XML
9 2 (11.11%) JSON
9 2 (11.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) iSeries
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) MVC
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) TDD
4 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (22.22%) BDD
5 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 4 (22.22%) SOLID
6 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (16.67%) CRM
6 3 (16.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 3 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (16.67%) RAD
6 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 3 (16.67%) Web Development
7 2 (11.11%) Analytics
7 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (11.11%) Performance Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
7 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) C#
2 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
3 9 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.11%) Java
5 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.56%) Python
6 1 (5.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) ISEB
2 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Docker
1 2 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Adobe
2 2 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) DevExpress
3 1 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) Telerik
3 1 (5.56%) Xamarin
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