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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 106 92 98
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 16 60 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.98% 2.44% 2.03%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.24% 18.46% 19.78%
Number of salaries quoted 13 57 51
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
221 325 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 13.53% 13.20% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 178 285 203
Median salary £51,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £62,500
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 7 December 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Reading

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 28 (80.00%) C#
2 25 (71.43%) .NET
2 25 (71.43%) Windows
3 23 (65.71%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (54.29%) Scrum
5 18 (51.43%) MAPI
5 18 (51.43%) C++
6 17 (48.57%) Web Services
6 17 (48.57%) TDD
7 16 (45.71%) Software Engineering
7 16 (45.71%) Degree
7 16 (45.71%) WCF
7 16 (45.71%) Unit Testing
8 15 (42.86%) WPF
8 15 (42.86%) FitNesse
8 15 (42.86%) Multithreading
8 15 (42.86%) DCOM
8 15 (42.86%) OOD
8 15 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (42.86%) ATDD
9 13 (37.14%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (37.14%) Computer Science
10 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
11 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
12 9 (25.71%) LoadRunner
12 9 (25.71%) Performance Testing
13 8 (22.86%) Finance
14 6 (17.14%) Test Scripting
14 6 (17.14%) JMeter
14 6 (17.14%) HTML

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 3 (8.57%) IBM Domino
1 3 (8.57%) IIS
1 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.86%) SAS
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) IaaS
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) GitHub
2 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) WAN
2 3 (8.57%) IMAP
2 3 (8.57%) NAS
2 3 (8.57%) SAN
2 3 (8.57%) SMTP
2 3 (8.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.86%) Base SAS
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 15 (42.86%) FitNesse
2 9 (25.71%) LoadRunner
3 6 (17.14%) JMeter
4 3 (8.57%) AQtime
4 3 (8.57%) WebLOAD
5 2 (5.71%) Selenium
5 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.86%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.86%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.86%) JIRA
6 1 (2.86%) NUnit
6 1 (2.86%) Subversion
6 1 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Developer
2 12 (34.29%) C# Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Software Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 7 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
4 7 (20.00%) Consultant
5 6 (17.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (17.14%) C# Software Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) Tester
6 5 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Agile .NET Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Agile C# Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Agile Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Graduate
6 5 (14.29%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Graduate C# Software Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Mid-Level C# Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (71.43%) .NET
2 18 (51.43%) MAPI
3 17 (48.57%) Web Services
4 16 (45.71%) WCF
5 15 (42.86%) DCOM
5 15 (42.86%) WPF
6 6 (17.14%) HTML
7 5 (14.29%) HTML5
8 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
8 3 (8.57%) WinForms
8 3 (8.57%) XML
9 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
9 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
9 2 (5.71%) CSS
9 2 (5.71%) jQuery
10 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 1 (2.86%) CSS3
10 1 (2.86%) Entity Framework
10 1 (2.86%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Computer Science
1 13 (37.14%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.71%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (5.71%) PMI
4 1 (2.86%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 25 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.57%) Linux
4 2 (5.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (54.29%) Scrum
3 17 (48.57%) TDD
4 16 (45.71%) Software Engineering
4 16 (45.71%) Unit Testing
5 15 (42.86%) ATDD
5 15 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (42.86%) Multithreading
5 15 (42.86%) OOD
6 9 (25.71%) Performance Testing
7 6 (17.14%) Test Scripting
8 5 (14.29%) Change Control
8 5 (14.29%) Presales
9 4 (11.43%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 4 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (8.57%) CRM
10 3 (8.57%) Defect Management
10 3 (8.57%) MVC
10 3 (8.57%) Performance Engineering
10 3 (8.57%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 28 (80.00%) C#
2 18 (51.43%) C++
3 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
4 5 (14.29%) Java
4 5 (14.29%) Python
4 5 (14.29%) SQL
5 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.86%) Perl
6 1 (2.86%) Ruby
6 1 (2.86%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 16 (45.71%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.71%) ISEB
3 2 (5.71%) MCITP
3 2 (5.71%) MCSE
3 2 (5.71%) MCTS
3 2 (5.71%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) CDISC
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) VMware ESX
3 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.71%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (8.57%) Perfmon
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (5.71%) SCCM
3 2 (5.71%) SCOM
4 1 (2.86%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.86%) Mesos
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) VMware
3 4 (11.43%) Citrix
3 4 (11.43%) HP
3 4 (11.43%) SAP
4 3 (8.57%) IBM
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle
Reading, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 12 hours ago