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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 124 118 98
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -20
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 12 23 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.67% 1.03% 2.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.11% 9.06% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 40
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +17.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £41,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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
292 254 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 16.32% 11.39% 14.76%
Number of salaries quoted 269 200 282
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £64,750 £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 29 July 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Reading

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 24 (66.67%) SQL
2 23 (63.89%) .NET
2 23 (63.89%) C#
3 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (52.78%) SQL Server
5 15 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (38.89%) jQuery
7 13 (36.11%) MVC
8 12 (33.33%) Oracle
8 12 (33.33%) Unit Testing
8 12 (33.33%) AngularJS
9 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET
9 11 (30.56%) Windows
9 11 (30.56%) .NET Framework
10 10 (27.78%) TDD
10 10 (27.78%) HTML
10 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
10 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
10 10 (27.78%) SOLID
11 9 (25.00%) SOA
11 9 (25.00%) Web Services
11 9 (25.00%) WCF
11 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
12 8 (22.22%) Selenium
12 8 (22.22%) XML
12 8 (22.22%) CSS
13 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (19.44%) HTML5
13 7 (19.44%) SOAP
13 7 (19.44%) IIS

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 7 (19.44%) IIS
2 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.89%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (13.89%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.78%) CMS
3 1 (2.78%) IBM Domino
3 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
1 5 (13.89%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) Mingle
2 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (13.89%) Office 365
2 3 (8.33%) OneDrive
2 3 (8.33%) Yammer
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.78%) GitHub
3 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) IMAP
1 1 (2.78%) NAS
1 1 (2.78%) SAN
1 1 (2.78%) SMTP
1 1 (2.78%) WAN
1 1 (2.78%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (52.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.56%) Data Mining
4 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.56%) DTS
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (22.22%) Selenium
3 5 (13.89%) NUnit
4 4 (11.11%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 4 (11.11%) JMeter
4 4 (11.11%) LoadRunner
4 4 (11.11%) WebDriver
5 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 3 (8.33%) JIRA
5 3 (8.33%) MSTest
6 2 (5.56%) Selenium IDE
6 2 (5.56%) SpecFlow
6 2 (5.56%) Toad
7 1 (2.78%) AQtime
7 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Automotive
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
2 2 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) .NET Developer
2 8 (22.22%) C# Developer
2 8 (22.22%) C# Software Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 7 (19.44%) .NET Software Developer
3 7 (19.44%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Consultant
4 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 5 (13.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Office 365 Consultant
4 5 (13.89%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Senior C# Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Senior C# Software Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Developer
4 5 (13.89%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (63.89%) .NET
2 14 (38.89%) jQuery
3 12 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 11 (30.56%) .NET Framework
4 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET
5 10 (27.78%) HTML
6 9 (25.00%) WCF
6 9 (25.00%) Web Services
7 8 (22.22%) CSS
7 8 (22.22%) XML
8 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (19.44%) HTML5
8 7 (19.44%) SOAP
9 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (16.67%) CSS3
10 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (13.89%) Entity Framework
10 5 (13.89%) Raphaël
10 5 (13.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) N-Tier
3 4 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.78%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Android
3 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.78%) Unix
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (36.11%) MVC
3 12 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 10 (27.78%) SOLID
4 10 (27.78%) TDD
5 9 (25.00%) SOA
5 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (19.44%) Automated Testing
7 6 (16.67%) Manual Testing
7 6 (16.67%) Scrum
8 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (13.89%) Customer Analysis
8 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (13.89%) MVVM
8 5 (13.89%) Performance Testing
8 5 (13.89%) Test Scripting
9 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
9 4 (11.11%) Regression Testing
9 4 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (66.67%) SQL
2 23 (63.89%) C#
3 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.89%) Java
4 5 (13.89%) T-SQL
4 5 (13.89%) VB.NET
5 4 (11.11%) VB
6 3 (8.33%) C++
7 2 (5.56%) PHP
7 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.56%) Python
8 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.78%) Perl
8 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Degree
2 5 (13.89%) ISEB
3 2 (5.56%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.78%) Mesos
1 1 (2.78%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Oracle
2 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 6 (16.67%) Citrix
3 6 (16.67%) VMware
4 5 (13.89%) Adobe
4 5 (13.89%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) Capita
5 1 (2.78%) HP
5 1 (2.78%) IBM
5 1 (2.78%) Rally
5 1 (2.78%) SAP
5 1 (2.78%) Telerik
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