The first table below looks at the demand for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Letchworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Letchworth region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 28 5 12
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +7
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 6 29 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 3.43% 34.12% 5.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 54.55% 65.91% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 29 2
Average salary £36,500 £30,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.67% -44.54%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Development Applications Category
Letchworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
11 44 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 6.29% 51.76% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 11 44 2
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -42.72%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Visual Studio
Hertfordshire

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Letchworth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Letchworth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Letchworth region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Letchworth

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) CSS
2 17 (94.44%) Web Services
2 17 (94.44%) ASP.NET
2 17 (94.44%) HTML
2 17 (94.44%) MVC
2 17 (94.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (77.78%) WCF
3 14 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 14 (77.78%) Oracle
3 14 (77.78%) SQL
3 14 (77.78%) ISO 9001
3 14 (77.78%) Retail
3 14 (77.78%) jQuery
4 13 (72.22%) Software Engineering
4 13 (72.22%) Ajax
4 13 (72.22%) Web Development
4 13 (72.22%) IIS
4 13 (72.22%) T-SQL
5 5 (27.78%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (22.22%) CQRS
6 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 4 (22.22%) Product Management
6 4 (22.22%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (22.22%) RESTful
6 4 (22.22%) Silverlight
6 4 (22.22%) SaaS
6 4 (22.22%) MSTest

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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 13 (72.22%) IIS
2 4 (22.22%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) RavenDB
1 4 (22.22%) Neo4j
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (22.22%) MSTest
2 4 (22.22%) NUnit
2 4 (22.22%) TeamCity
2 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (77.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
1 14 (77.78%) C# Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Team Leader
2 4 (22.22%) Development Team Leader
3 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) CSS
2 17 (94.44%) Web Services
2 17 (94.44%) ASP.NET
2 17 (94.44%) HTML
2 17 (94.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (77.78%) WCF
3 14 (77.78%) jQuery
4 13 (72.22%) Ajax
5 5 (27.78%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 4 (22.22%) RESTful
6 4 (22.22%) Silverlight
6 4 (22.22%) HTML5
6 4 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (22.22%) CSS3
7 1 (5.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
1 4 (22.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) MVC
2 13 (72.22%) Software Engineering
2 13 (72.22%) Web Development
3 4 (22.22%) CQRS
3 4 (22.22%) Product Management
3 4 (22.22%) Domain-Driven Design
3 4 (22.22%) BDD
3 4 (22.22%) UML
3 4 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (22.22%) OO
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) TDD
3 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 4 (22.22%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 14 (77.78%) SQL
3 13 (72.22%) T-SQL
4 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (77.78%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft