The first table below looks at the demand for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Kingston Upon Thames region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 28 30 39
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 13 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 5.12% 6.57% 1.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.53% 21.43% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 2
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Development Applications Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
49 42 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 19.29% 30.66% 24.58%
Number of salaries quoted 48 42 44
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Visual Studio
London

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Kingston Upon Thames region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Kingston Upon Thames region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio.

1 11 (73.33%) UML
1 11 (73.33%) MS Visio
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) Scrum
4 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 5 (33.33%) B2B
4 5 (33.33%) B2C
5 4 (26.67%) Windows
5 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
5 4 (26.67%) QA
6 3 (20.00%) C#
6 3 (20.00%) SQL
7 2 (13.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (13.33%) Qt
7 2 (13.33%) GCC
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
7 2 (13.33%) C++
7 2 (13.33%) Java
7 2 (13.33%) Perl
7 2 (13.33%) Linux
7 2 (13.33%) C
7 2 (13.33%) STL
7 2 (13.33%) OOP
7 2 (13.33%) OO
7 2 (13.33%) Python
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
7 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (13.33%) PowerShell

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (73.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) IPv4
1 1 (6.67%) IPv6
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
1 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) GCC
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Business Analyst
1 11 (73.33%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Business Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Business Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Lead Business Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) UML Business Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) STL
1 2 (13.33%) Qt
1 2 (13.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) UML
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) Scrum
4 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 5 (33.33%) B2B
4 5 (33.33%) B2C
5 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) TDD
6 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (13.33%) OOP
6 2 (13.33%) OO
7 1 (6.67%) Data Security
7 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) C#
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Python
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) C
2 2 (13.33%) C++
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) XenApp
2 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) Brocade
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) Dell
2 1 (6.67%) EMC
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix
2 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (6.67%) Symantec
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