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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 34 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 13 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 5.37% 5.43% 0.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.00% 29.17% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 1
Average salary £65,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
50 24 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 20.66% 18.60% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 50 22 36
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 21 (91.30%) SQL Server
1 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 18 (78.26%) .NET
2 18 (78.26%) C#
2 18 (78.26%) SQL
2 18 (78.26%) E-Commerce
2 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (73.91%) Data Management
3 17 (73.91%) ASP.NET
3 17 (73.91%) OO
3 17 (73.91%) T-SQL
3 17 (73.91%) Internet
3 17 (73.91%) RDBMS
3 17 (73.91%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (73.91%) Relational Database
4 4 (17.39%) Windows
4 4 (17.39%) Finance
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
5 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (13.04%) Brocade
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
5 3 (13.04%) Firewall
5 3 (13.04%) Data Security
5 3 (13.04%) VMware
5 3 (13.04%) Backup Exec
5 3 (13.04%) IP Telephony

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (13.04%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) SaaS
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (73.91%) Internet
2 3 (13.04%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) IP Telephony
2 3 (13.04%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (13.04%) IPv4
2 3 (13.04%) IPv6
2 3 (13.04%) SAN
3 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (91.30%) SQL Server
2 17 (73.91%) RDBMS
2 17 (73.91%) Relational Database
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Team Leader
1 13 (56.52%) .NET Team Leader
2 5 (21.74%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) .NET Developer
2 5 (21.74%) C# Developer
2 5 (21.74%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) C# Programmer
3 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Programmer
3 4 (17.39%) .NET Programmer
3 4 (17.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Programmer
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) .NET
2 17 (73.91%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.35%) WCF
3 1 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Firmware
1 1 (4.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
2 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) E-Commerce
1 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (73.91%) Data Management
2 17 (73.91%) OO
2 17 (73.91%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
3 3 (13.04%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (13.04%) Data Security
4 1 (4.35%) Scrum
4 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.35%) UML
4 1 (4.35%) B2B
4 1 (4.35%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) C#
1 18 (78.26%) SQL
2 17 (73.91%) T-SQL
3 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.35%) C++
4 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (13.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (13.04%) Backup Exec
1 3 (13.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) HP
2 3 (13.04%) Dell
2 3 (13.04%) EMC
2 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
2 3 (13.04%) Symantec
2 3 (13.04%) VMware
2 3 (13.04%) Brocade
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco