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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 38 30 24
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 2 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 1.06% 7.51% 7.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.08% 32.76% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 19 9
Average salary £55,500 £65,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.61% +36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,100 £43,300 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,900 £65,500 £50,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
49 58 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 25.93% 22.92% 22.03%
Number of salaries quoted 46 58 23
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Lync
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Tableau
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Lync
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) OLAP
3 1 (25.00%) MS Access
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) MDX
4 1 (25.00%) ODBC
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (25.00%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Online Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Life Science
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) B2B
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Document Management
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) RUP
2 1 (25.00%) EAI
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (25.00%) Tableau
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter
2 1 (25.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (25.00%) Jedox
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle