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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 77 68 66
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 12 32 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.36% 3.04% 2.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.96% 11.76% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 12 31 19
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,000 £50,500
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
134 272 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 15.19% 25.83% 15.47%
Number of salaries quoted 115 265 121
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 26 September 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 26 September 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
Maidstone - 3 £37,500 -
Tonbridge - 2 £32,500 -
Chatham - 1 £37,500 -
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 39 (79.59%) C#
2 35 (71.43%) HTML
2 35 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 35 (71.43%) .NET
2 35 (71.43%) CSS
3 31 (63.27%) ASP.NET
4 30 (61.22%) SQL Server
5 21 (42.86%) SQL
5 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 20 (40.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (38.78%) jQuery
8 18 (36.73%) MVC
9 16 (32.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (30.61%) Web Development
10 15 (30.61%) Web Services
11 14 (28.57%) MS Excel
12 13 (26.53%) HTML5
12 13 (26.53%) CSS3
13 12 (24.49%) SharePoint
14 10 (20.41%) Finance
14 10 (20.41%) Scrum
14 10 (20.41%) Ajax
14 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (18.37%) CRM
15 9 (18.37%) T-SQL
15 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET Web API
16 8 (16.33%) C++
16 8 (16.33%) Windows
16 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering

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 12 (24.49%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.16%) IIS
3 2 (4.08%) CMS
4 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.12%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.04%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Visualfiles
2 4 (8.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) DNS
1 2 (4.08%) Extranet
1 2 (4.08%) Firewall
1 2 (4.08%) Internet
1 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.04%) IPv4
2 1 (2.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (61.22%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (8.16%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (6.12%) SSDT
6 1 (2.04%) MySQL
6 1 (2.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (40.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (4.08%) Gatling
4 2 (4.08%) JMeter
4 2 (4.08%) LoadRunner
4 2 (4.08%) Selenium
4 2 (4.08%) TestNG
5 1 (2.04%) Axure RP
5 1 (2.04%) Bitbucket
General
1 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Games
3 3 (6.12%) Electronics
3 3 (6.12%) Military
4 1 (2.04%) Advertising
4 1 (2.04%) Automotive
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (73.47%) Developer
2 27 (55.10%) C# Developer
3 26 (53.06%) .NET Developer
4 24 (48.98%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (20.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (16.33%) .NET Applications Developer
6 8 (16.33%) Applications Developer
6 8 (16.33%) C# Application Developer
6 8 (16.33%) SQL Developer
7 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 5 (10.20%) WCF Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Applications Support
8 4 (8.16%) C# WCF Developer
8 4 (8.16%) HTML Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Product Manager
8 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Developer
8 4 (8.16%) UI Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Web Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (71.43%) .NET
1 35 (71.43%) CSS
1 35 (71.43%) HTML
2 31 (63.27%) ASP.NET
3 19 (38.78%) jQuery
4 16 (32.65%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (30.61%) Web Services
6 13 (26.53%) CSS3
6 13 (26.53%) HTML5
7 10 (20.41%) Ajax
8 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 7 (14.29%) RESTful
9 7 (14.29%) WCF
10 6 (12.24%) .NET Framework
11 5 (10.20%) XML
12 4 (8.16%) AngularJS
12 4 (8.16%) Entity Framework
13 3 (6.12%) LINQ
14 2 (4.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.08%) Graphic Design
2 2 (4.08%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Windows
2 6 (12.24%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.12%) Android
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) MVC
2 15 (30.61%) Web Development
3 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.41%) Scrum
4 9 (18.37%) CRM
5 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering
6 7 (14.29%) DSDM
7 6 (12.24%) Workflow
8 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce
8 4 (8.16%) ERP
8 4 (8.16%) ITIL
8 4 (8.16%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (6.12%) Android Development
9 3 (6.12%) Change Management
9 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.12%) SDLC
10 2 (4.08%) Logistics
10 2 (4.08%) TDD
10 2 (4.08%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (79.59%) C#
2 35 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 21 (42.86%) SQL
4 9 (18.37%) T-SQL
5 8 (16.33%) C++
6 4 (8.16%) Java
7 3 (6.12%) VB
8 2 (4.08%) Perl
8 2 (4.08%) VBScript
9 1 (2.04%) C
9 1 (2.04%) PHP
9 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.04%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) HND
2 2 (4.08%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) ISEB
2 2 (4.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) ABBYY
2 4 (8.16%) Nintex
2 4 (8.16%) VMware
3 2 (4.08%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.04%) Adobe
4 1 (2.04%) DevExpress
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