The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 111 97 90
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 19 42 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.14% 1.89% 2.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.36% 14.48% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 19 41 45
Median salary £43,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,800 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Visual Studio
Berkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
258 290 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.44% 13.03% 13.06%
Number of salaries quoted 214 254 263
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Reading

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Reading region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Reading

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 26 (86.67%) C#
2 22 (73.33%) .NET
3 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (56.67%) Windows
5 15 (50.00%) Web Services
5 15 (50.00%) Scrum
6 14 (46.67%) Unit Testing
7 13 (43.33%) TDD
8 11 (36.67%) Software Engineering
8 11 (36.67%) WCF
8 11 (36.67%) MAPI
8 11 (36.67%) C++
9 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 9 (30.00%) DCOM
10 9 (30.00%) SQL
10 9 (30.00%) OOD
10 9 (30.00%) WPF
10 9 (30.00%) FitNesse
10 9 (30.00%) Performance Testing
10 9 (30.00%) Multithreading
10 9 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (30.00%) ATDD
11 8 (26.67%) jQuery
11 8 (26.67%) Degree
11 8 (26.67%) LoadRunner
12 7 (23.33%) MVC
12 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
12 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
12 7 (23.33%) Test Scripting
12 7 (23.33%) AngularJS

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) IBM Domino
1 2 (6.67%) IIS
1 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) GitHub
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) WAN
2 2 (6.67%) IMAP
2 2 (6.67%) NAS
2 2 (6.67%) SAN
2 2 (6.67%) SMTP
2 2 (6.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) FitNesse
2 8 (26.67%) LoadRunner
3 6 (20.00%) JMeter
3 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (16.67%) Selenium
5 4 (13.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 4 (13.33%) NUnit
6 3 (10.00%) JIRA
7 2 (6.67%) AQtime
7 2 (6.67%) WebLOAD
8 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (3.33%) Bitbucket
8 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
8 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
8 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
8 1 (3.33%) MSTest
8 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
8 1 (3.33%) Subversion
8 1 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Software Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Developer
3 6 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) C# Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Performance Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Performance Test Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Performance Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Test Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Tester
5 4 (13.33%) Technical Leader
5 4 (13.33%) Test Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Tester
6 3 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Automation Tester
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Automation Tester
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Performance Tester
7 2 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (73.33%) .NET
2 15 (50.00%) Web Services
3 11 (36.67%) MAPI
3 11 (36.67%) WCF
4 9 (30.00%) DCOM
4 9 (30.00%) WPF
5 8 (26.67%) jQuery
6 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
7 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 6 (20.00%) HTML
7 6 (20.00%) HTML5
8 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 5 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (13.33%) Entity Framework
9 4 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (13.33%) Unity DI Container
9 4 (13.33%) WinForms
10 3 (10.00%) CSS
11 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 2 (6.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
1 7 (23.33%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (13.33%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.33%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (50.00%) Scrum
3 14 (46.67%) Unit Testing
4 13 (43.33%) TDD
5 11 (36.67%) Software Engineering
6 9 (30.00%) ATDD
6 9 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (30.00%) Multithreading
6 9 (30.00%) OOD
6 9 (30.00%) Performance Testing
7 7 (23.33%) MVC
7 7 (23.33%) Test Scripting
8 5 (16.67%) Change Control
8 5 (16.67%) Manual Testing
8 5 (16.67%) Presales
8 5 (16.67%) SOLID
9 4 (13.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 4 (13.33%) Domain-Driven Design
9 4 (13.33%) SOA
10 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 26 (86.67%) C#
2 11 (36.67%) C++
3 9 (30.00%) SQL
4 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (16.67%) Java
5 5 (16.67%) Python
6 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.33%) Perl
8 1 (3.33%) Ruby
8 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
2 5 (16.67%) ISEB
3 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
1 1 (3.33%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.67%) VMware ESX
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.67%) Perfmon
3 1 (3.33%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.33%) Mesos
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Citrix
2 4 (13.33%) HP
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) SAP
3 2 (6.67%) IBM
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) Capita
4 1 (3.33%) Rally
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £43,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Bens
Posted: 2 days ago