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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 117 116 102
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 16 37 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.92% 1.63% 1.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.67% 14.12% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 15 35 37
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £57,500
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
240 262 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 13.79% 11.52% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 212 221 202
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 May 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Reading

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 40 (70.18%) C#
1 40 (70.18%) .NET
2 39 (68.42%) SQL Server
3 36 (63.16%) SQL
4 35 (61.40%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (54.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 30 (52.63%) Oracle
7 25 (43.86%) ASP.NET
8 23 (40.35%) MVC
9 22 (38.60%) Web Services
10 20 (35.09%) MS Excel
11 19 (33.33%) HTML
12 18 (31.58%) XML
12 18 (31.58%) Finance
12 18 (31.58%) jQuery
13 17 (29.82%) CSS
13 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
14 16 (28.07%) Unit Testing
14 16 (28.07%) AngularJS
15 15 (26.32%) WCF
15 15 (26.32%) SOAP
15 15 (26.32%) TDD
15 15 (26.32%) .NET Framework
16 14 (24.56%) Windows
16 14 (24.56%) VB.NET
16 14 (24.56%) SOLID
17 13 (22.81%) VB
17 13 (22.81%) SOA
18 11 (19.30%) Business Intelligence
18 11 (19.30%) Analytical Skills

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 6 (10.53%) IIS
2 5 (8.77%) Node.js
2 5 (8.77%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.77%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (8.77%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.75%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (35.09%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (8.77%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) Mingle
3 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (8.77%) Office 365
1 5 (8.77%) SaaS
2 3 (5.26%) OneDrive
2 3 (5.26%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (14.04%) Data Mining
4 8 (14.04%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (8.77%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (5.26%) DTS
8 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (1.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 31 (54.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (15.79%) NUnit
3 8 (14.04%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 8 (14.04%) Toad
4 6 (10.53%) Selenium
5 4 (7.02%) WebDriver
6 3 (5.26%) MSTest
7 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
7 2 (3.51%) JIRA
7 2 (3.51%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (3.51%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.75%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.75%) JMeter
8 1 (1.75%) SoapUI
General
1 18 (31.58%) Finance
2 10 (17.54%) Banking
3 8 (14.04%) Automotive
4 7 (12.28%) Telecoms
5 5 (8.77%) Back Office
6 3 (5.26%) Legal
7 1 (1.75%) Marketing
7 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 32 (56.14%) Developer
2 18 (31.58%) .NET Developer
3 12 (21.05%) Software Developer
4 11 (19.30%) SQL Developer
5 10 (17.54%) C# Developer
6 9 (15.79%) .NET Software Developer
6 9 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (15.79%) C# Software Developer
7 8 (14.04%) ETL Developer
7 8 (14.04%) MIS Developer
7 8 (14.04%) Oracle Developer
7 8 (14.04%) Oracle ETL Developer
7 8 (14.04%) PL/SQL Developer
7 8 (14.04%) Technical Leader
8 7 (12.28%) VB.NET Developer
9 6 (10.53%) Senior Developer
9 6 (10.53%) Senior Software Developer
10 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (8.77%) Consultant
10 5 (8.77%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (70.18%) .NET
2 25 (43.86%) ASP.NET
3 22 (38.60%) Web Services
4 19 (33.33%) HTML
5 18 (31.58%) jQuery
5 18 (31.58%) XML
6 17 (29.82%) CSS
7 16 (28.07%) AngularJS
8 15 (26.32%) .NET Framework
8 15 (26.32%) SOAP
8 15 (26.32%) WCF
9 9 (15.79%) Entity Framework
9 9 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (14.04%) DHTML
10 8 (14.04%) KnockoutJS
10 8 (14.04%) Unity DI Container
10 8 (14.04%) WinForms
11 6 (10.53%) CSS3
11 6 (10.53%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.04%) Inversion of Control
2 8 (14.04%) W3C
3 5 (8.77%) N-Tier
4 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.75%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.56%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Android
2 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.75%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (61.40%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (40.35%) MVC
3 16 (28.07%) Unit Testing
4 15 (26.32%) TDD
5 14 (24.56%) SOLID
6 13 (22.81%) SOA
7 11 (19.30%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (17.54%) Manual Testing
8 10 (17.54%) Scrum
9 9 (15.79%) Analytics
9 9 (15.79%) Data Modelling
9 9 (15.79%) Software Engineering
10 8 (14.04%) Business Development
10 8 (14.04%) Data Analytics
10 8 (14.04%) Domain-Driven Design
10 8 (14.04%) ETL
10 8 (14.04%) ITIL
10 8 (14.04%) Service Delivery
11 7 (12.28%) Automated Testing
11 7 (12.28%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 40 (70.18%) C#
2 36 (63.16%) SQL
3 14 (24.56%) VB.NET
4 13 (22.81%) VB
5 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
6 8 (14.04%) PL/SQL
6 8 (14.04%) VB6
7 5 (8.77%) T-SQL
8 4 (7.02%) Java
9 3 (5.26%) PHP
10 2 (3.51%) C++
11 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Degree
2 4 (7.02%) ISEB
3 3 (5.26%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 30 (52.63%) Oracle
2 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.77%) Adobe
3 5 (8.77%) Cisco
3 5 (8.77%) Citrix
3 5 (8.77%) VMware
4 1 (1.75%) Capita
4 1 (1.75%) Rally
4 1 (1.75%) Telerik
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