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

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 76 70 83
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 10 27 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.26% 2.46% 2.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.13% 11.69% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 19
Median salary £41,250 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £35,000 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
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
163 231 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 20.50% 21.04% 23.40%
Number of salaries quoted 134 198 241
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +19 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Maidstone -19 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Sandwich - 1 £20,000 -
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 20 (86.96%) C#
2 19 (82.61%) HTML
2 19 (82.61%) ASP.NET
2 19 (82.61%) .NET
3 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
3 18 (78.26%) JavaScript
4 15 (65.22%) CSS
5 14 (60.87%) MVC
6 13 (56.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (52.17%) SQL
8 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
8 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
9 9 (39.13%) Web Services
9 9 (39.13%) jQuery
10 8 (34.78%) T-SQL
11 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (30.43%) .NET Framework
12 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
12 6 (26.09%) Entity Framework
12 6 (26.09%) TDD
12 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (26.09%) Finance
13 5 (21.74%) CRM
13 5 (21.74%) Inversion of Control
13 5 (21.74%) RESTful
13 5 (21.74%) Dynamics CRM
13 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (17.39%) HTML5
14 4 (17.39%) SharePoint

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 4 (17.39%) IIS
1 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.04%) NServiceBus
3 1 (4.35%) CMS
3 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
2 4 (17.39%) Photoshop
3 1 (4.35%) Fireworks
3 1 (4.35%) MS Office
3 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (8.70%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Extranet
2 1 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (17.39%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (13.04%) DB2
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (8.70%) SSDT
6 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.35%) Redis
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (56.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (13.04%) SpecFlow
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (4.35%) Axure RP
4 1 (4.35%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.35%) MSTest
4 1 (4.35%) NCover
4 1 (4.35%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Games
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Automotive
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Developer
2 17 (73.91%) .NET Developer
3 13 (56.52%) C# Developer
4 12 (52.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (34.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (17.39%) HTML Developer
7 4 (17.39%) SQL Developer
8 3 (13.04%) .NET Analyst Programmer
8 3 (13.04%) .NET Programmer
8 3 (13.04%) .NET Software Engineer
8 3 (13.04%) Analyst
8 3 (13.04%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (13.04%) Analyst Programmer
8 3 (13.04%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (13.04%) Programmer
8 3 (13.04%) Software Analyst
8 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
8 3 (13.04%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) .NET
1 19 (82.61%) ASP.NET
1 19 (82.61%) HTML
2 15 (65.22%) CSS
3 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (39.13%) jQuery
4 9 (39.13%) Web Services
5 7 (30.43%) .NET Framework
6 6 (26.09%) Entity Framework
7 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (21.74%) RESTful
8 4 (17.39%) HTML5
9 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
9 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (13.04%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (13.04%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (13.04%) Unity DI Container
10 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 2 (8.70%) CSS3
10 2 (8.70%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (13.04%) iSeries
3 2 (8.70%) Graphic Design
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) MVC
2 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
3 6 (26.09%) TDD
4 5 (21.74%) CRM
5 4 (17.39%) ERP
5 4 (17.39%) ITIL
5 4 (17.39%) Scrum
6 3 (13.04%) BDD
6 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (13.04%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 3 (13.04%) RAD
6 3 (13.04%) SOLID
6 3 (13.04%) Web Development
7 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.70%) DSDM
8 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Code Coverage
8 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.35%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) C#
2 18 (78.26%) JavaScript
3 12 (52.17%) SQL
4 8 (34.78%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.70%) C++
6 1 (4.35%) Java
6 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Xamarin
3 2 (8.70%) Adobe
4 1 (4.35%) DevExpress
4 1 (4.35%) Google
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