The first table below looks at the demand for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 22 July 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 Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 42 49 47
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 6 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.78% 1.47% 2.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.76% 15.56% 29.73%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 11
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Development Applications Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
51 45 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 15.13% 9.47% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 34 27 33
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.28%
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Middlesex

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 6 (75.00%) XML
2 6 (75.00%) XSLT
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) OOP
2 6 (75.00%) OO
2 6 (75.00%) MCSE
2 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) W3C
2 6 (75.00%) Workflow
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Ajax
2 6 (75.00%) MCPD
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (75.00%) System Testing
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
2 6 (75.00%) SharePoint 2010

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 6 (75.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (75.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 6 (75.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Xcode
1 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (25.00%) French Language
1 2 (25.00%) German Language
1 2 (25.00%) Italian Language
1 2 (25.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
1 6 (75.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 6 (75.00%) XML
2 6 (75.00%) XSLT
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) Ajax
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
2 6 (75.00%) WCF
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (25.00%) REST
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (25.00%) WSDL
3 2 (25.00%) ActiveX
3 2 (25.00%) MFC
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) W3C
2 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (25.00%) Android
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) OOP
1 6 (75.00%) OO
1 6 (75.00%) Workflow
1 6 (75.00%) Scrum
1 6 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 6 (75.00%) Unit Testing
1 6 (75.00%) System Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) C-shell
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (25.00%) VC++
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) MCSE
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (75.00%) MCPD
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) VMware