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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 91 103 77
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -26
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 14 42 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.12% 2.00% 2.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.67% 14.84% 20.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12 41 60
Median salary £37,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
247 283 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 19.76% 13.50% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 188 253 243
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
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 22 February 2017.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Reading

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 27 (81.82%) C#
2 25 (75.76%) .NET
3 20 (60.61%) Windows
4 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (51.52%) C++
6 16 (48.48%) Scrum
6 16 (48.48%) Software Engineering
6 16 (48.48%) Degree
6 16 (48.48%) WCF
6 16 (48.48%) WPF
7 14 (42.42%) TDD
7 14 (42.42%) MAPI
8 13 (39.39%) OOD
8 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
8 13 (39.39%) Web Services
8 13 (39.39%) Computer Science
8 13 (39.39%) Unit Testing
9 11 (33.33%) Multithreading
9 11 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (33.33%) ATDD
9 11 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (33.33%) FitNesse
9 11 (33.33%) DCOM
10 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
11 9 (27.27%) SQL
12 7 (21.21%) HTML
12 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
12 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
12 7 (21.21%) .NET Framework
13 6 (18.18%) CSS

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 5 (15.15%) IIS
2 3 (9.09%) IBM Domino
2 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.03%) CMS
3 1 (3.03%) SAS
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.06%) IaaS
2 2 (6.06%) Office 365
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) IMAP
1 3 (9.09%) NAS
1 3 (9.09%) SAN
1 3 (9.09%) SMTP
1 3 (9.09%) Wireshark
2 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.06%) OLAP
2 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) Base SAS
3 1 (3.03%) OLTP
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) FitNesse
2 4 (12.12%) LoadRunner
3 3 (9.09%) AQtime
3 3 (9.09%) WebLOAD
4 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 1 (3.03%) Bitbucket
5 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.03%) JMeter
5 1 (3.03%) MSBuild
5 1 (3.03%) Subversion
5 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
1 3 (9.09%) Marketing
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Automotive
3 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Developer
2 14 (42.42%) C# Developer
3 10 (30.30%) .NET Developer
4 9 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (18.18%) C# Software Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Software Engineer
6 5 (15.15%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Agile .NET Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Agile Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Graduate
6 5 (15.15%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Graduate C# Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Graduate C# Software Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Graduate Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Graduate Software Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Mid-Level C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (75.76%) .NET
2 16 (48.48%) WCF
2 16 (48.48%) WPF
3 14 (42.42%) MAPI
4 13 (39.39%) Web Services
5 11 (33.33%) DCOM
6 7 (21.21%) .NET Framework
6 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
6 7 (21.21%) HTML
7 6 (18.18%) CSS
8 5 (15.15%) XML
9 3 (9.09%) Ajax
9 3 (9.09%) LINQ
9 3 (9.09%) Silverlight
9 3 (9.09%) WSE
9 3 (9.09%) XHTML
9 3 (9.09%) XSD
9 3 (9.09%) XSLT
10 2 (6.06%) HTML5
10 2 (6.06%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) Computer Science
2 11 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.06%) PMI
3 2 (6.06%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (60.61%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.06%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (48.48%) Scrum
2 16 (48.48%) Software Engineering
3 14 (42.42%) TDD
4 13 (39.39%) OOD
4 13 (39.39%) Unit Testing
5 11 (33.33%) ATDD
5 11 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (33.33%) Multithreading
6 5 (15.15%) MVC
7 4 (12.12%) OO
7 4 (12.12%) OOP
7 4 (12.12%) Performance Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (9.09%) CRM
8 3 (9.09%) Defect Management
8 3 (9.09%) Performance Engineering
8 3 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (9.09%) Test Strategy
8 3 (9.09%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) C#
2 17 (51.52%) C++
3 9 (27.27%) SQL
4 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.09%) Java
5 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 3 (9.09%) XPath
6 1 (3.03%) Python
6 1 (3.03%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) MCITP
2 2 (6.06%) MCSE
2 2 (6.06%) MCTS
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.06%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) CDISC
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) VMware ESX
3 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Perfmon
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (6.06%) SCCM
2 2 (6.06%) SCOM
3 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) VMware
3 3 (9.09%) IBM
4 2 (6.06%) DevExpress
4 2 (6.06%) Telerik
5 1 (3.03%) Citrix
5 1 (3.03%) HP
5 1 (3.03%) SAP
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