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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 39 38 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 0.92% 0.65% 3.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.65% 5.88% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £51,250 £64,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.92% +24.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £64,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £64,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +3.09%
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
43 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 19.72% 10.97% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 43 17 19
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 31 October 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 20 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 19 (86.36%) C#
2 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 19 (86.36%) .NET
2 19 (86.36%) Microsoft
3 18 (81.82%) T-SQL
3 18 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 18 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (77.27%) RDBMS
4 17 (77.27%) OO
4 17 (77.27%) E-Commerce
4 17 (77.27%) Internet
4 17 (77.27%) Data Management
4 17 (77.27%) Performance Tuning
4 17 (77.27%) Relational Database
5 2 (9.09%) Finance
5 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
5 2 (9.09%) Windows
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (4.55%) Content Management
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.55%) vSphere
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.55%) SaaS
6 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (4.55%) Office 365
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 8

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (4.55%) IIS
1 1 (4.55%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
2 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) IPv4
2 1 (4.55%) IPv6
2 1 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 17 (77.27%) RDBMS
2 17 (77.27%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Team Leader
1 13 (59.09%) .NET Team Leader
2 6 (27.27%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 5 (22.73%) C# Developer
3 5 (22.73%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) C# Programmer
4 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Programmer
4 4 (18.18%) .NET Programmer
4 4 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) .NET
2 18 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) XML
3 1 (4.55%) XSLT
3 1 (4.55%) Ajax
3 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.55%) WCF
3 1 (4.55%) WPF
3 1 (4.55%) jQuery
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (4.55%) DHTML
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Android
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (77.27%) Data Management
2 17 (77.27%) OO
2 17 (77.27%) E-Commerce
2 17 (77.27%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.55%) UML
3 1 (4.55%) Data Security
3 1 (4.55%) MVC
3 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
3 1 (4.55%) Content Management
3 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (4.55%) BDD
3 1 (4.55%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) C#
1 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 18 (81.82%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.55%) XPath
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) C++
3 1 (4.55%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) Firmware
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) HP
2 1 (4.55%) Dell
2 1 (4.55%) EMC
2 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.55%) Symantec
2 1 (4.55%) VMware
2 1 (4.55%) Brocade
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco
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