The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 26 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 9 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 5.17% 1.57% 4.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.71% 6.67% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 10
Median salary £51,250 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.86% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £55,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,500 £56,450
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Visual Studio
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kingston Upon Thames region.

Development Applications Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
35 45 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 20.11% 23.56% 27.40%
Number of salaries quoted 30 44 59
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

The demand trend of job ads across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 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 30 May 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 30 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 12 (75.00%) C#
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) .NET
3 8 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
4 7 (43.75%) Windows
5 6 (37.50%) HTML
5 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (37.50%) Finance
5 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
6 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (31.25%) Puppet
6 5 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (31.25%) Ansible
6 5 (31.25%) TDD
6 5 (31.25%) VMware
6 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
6 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
6 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
6 5 (31.25%) Linux
7 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (25.00%) CSS
7 4 (25.00%) XML
7 4 (25.00%) Java
7 4 (25.00%) Scrum

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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 2 (12.50%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MSI
1 2 (12.50%) NUnit
1 2 (12.50%) Selenium
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (12.50%) WebDriver
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) PowerShell Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Cloud Automation Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (12.50%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Agile C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (12.50%) Senior SQL Developer
5 2 (12.50%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) HTML
3 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
4 4 (25.00%) CSS
4 4 (25.00%) XML
5 3 (18.75%) Apache Flex
6 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 2 (12.50%) jQuery
6 2 (12.50%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 2 (12.50%) RESTful
6 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (12.50%) Unity DI Container
6 2 (12.50%) WCF
6 2 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
1 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
2 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Android
3 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.25%) CentOS
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
3 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
4 4 (25.00%) Web Development
5 3 (18.75%) SDLC
6 2 (12.50%) Android Development
6 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
6 2 (12.50%) BDD
6 2 (12.50%) Code Coverage
6 2 (12.50%) iOS Development
6 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 2 (12.50%) MVVM
6 2 (12.50%) OOD
6 2 (12.50%) SOLID
6 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) C#
2 8 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) Java
4 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (18.75%) ActionScript
5 3 (18.75%) SQL
6 2 (12.50%) Python
6 2 (12.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
1 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Ansible
1 5 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (31.25%) Puppet
2 4 (25.00%) SCCM
2 4 (25.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) VMware
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Splunk
3 3 (18.75%) Adobe
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat