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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 31 39 28
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 7 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 4.32% 3.24% 5.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.00% 11.86% 24.07%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 13
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
35 59 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 21.60% 27.31% 21.69%
Number of salaries quoted 35 57 53
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 April 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 April 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (78.57%) .NET
3 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
4 9 (64.29%) HTML
4 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
5 8 (57.14%) TDD
6 7 (50.00%) Web Development
6 7 (50.00%) VB.NET
6 7 (50.00%) CSS
6 7 (50.00%) XML
6 7 (50.00%) Front End Development
6 7 (50.00%) User Experience
7 6 (42.86%) Adobe
7 6 (42.86%) ActionScript
7 6 (42.86%) SQL
7 6 (42.86%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (42.86%) Apache Flex
8 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
9 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 4 (28.57%) OOP
9 4 (28.57%) Scrum
9 4 (28.57%) Degree
9 4 (28.57%) JIRA
9 4 (28.57%) Subversion
10 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
10 3 (21.43%) Java
10 3 (21.43%) SDLC
11 2 (14.29%) Android Development
11 2 (14.29%) iOS Development

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 2 (14.29%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) JIRA
1 4 (28.57%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) MSI
2 2 (14.29%) NUnit
2 2 (14.29%) Selenium
2 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (42.86%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (14.29%) Advertising
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (35.71%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (35.71%) Web Developer
4 4 (28.57%) C# Developer
5 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (14.29%) QA Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Senior SQL Server Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) HTML
3 7 (50.00%) CSS
3 7 (50.00%) XML
4 6 (42.86%) Apache Flex
5 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
6 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 2 (14.29%) jQuery
6 2 (14.29%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 2 (14.29%) RESTful
6 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (14.29%) Unity DI Container
6 2 (14.29%) WCF
6 2 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Android
1 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) TDD
3 7 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 7 (50.00%) Web Development
4 4 (28.57%) OOP
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) SDLC
6 2 (14.29%) Android Development
6 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
6 2 (14.29%) BDD
6 2 (14.29%) Code Coverage
6 2 (14.29%) iOS Development
6 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
6 2 (14.29%) MVVM
6 2 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) OOD
6 2 (14.29%) SOLID
6 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 7 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 6 (42.86%) ActionScript
4 6 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) Java
5 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
6 2 (14.29%) XAML
7 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Adobe
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) VMware