The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 37 50 44
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 1 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.37% 0.83% 2.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.33% 4.11% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 12
Average salary - £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Visual Studio
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Development Applications Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
30 73 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 10.99% 20.22% 13.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16 65 48
Average salary £37,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.10% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £30,500 £37,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £68,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 6 May 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Data Management
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) WebGL
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) Degree

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) WebGL
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) VB
1 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ActionScript
2 1 (25.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree