The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sidcup region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 13 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 5 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 11.11% 21.28% 8.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 62.50% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 1
Average salary £42,250 £63,375 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +44.03%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
Visual Studio
London

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

Development Applications Category
Sidcup
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 17.78% 21.28% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 1
Average salary £42,000 £56,750 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.99% +28.97%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Sidcup region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Sidcup

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Sidcup

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sidcup

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Sidcup region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio.

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 7 (77.78%) C#
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (66.67%) QA
4 6 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
5 5 (55.56%) SQL
5 5 (55.56%) Selenium
5 5 (55.56%) Software Testing
5 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
5 5 (55.56%) TestComplete
6 4 (44.44%) BDD
6 4 (44.44%) Time Management
6 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (44.44%) VBScript
6 4 (44.44%) VB
6 4 (44.44%) MS Office
6 4 (44.44%) Java
6 4 (44.44%) DSDM
6 4 (44.44%) ISEB
6 4 (44.44%) Legal
6 4 (44.44%) VMware
6 4 (44.44%) TDD
7 3 (33.33%) Scrum
7 3 (33.33%) MVC
7 3 (33.33%) N-Tier

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Sidcup region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (44.44%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Selenium
1 5 (55.56%) TestComplete
2 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Test Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) Software Test Analyst
4 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Developer
4 3 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (22.22%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (22.22%) QA Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
6 1 (11.11%) Tester
6 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
6 1 (11.11%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) XML
1 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) Ajax
1 3 (33.33%) WCF
1 3 (33.33%) jQuery
1 3 (33.33%) Ext JS
1 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (33.33%) HTML5
1 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (11.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Software Testing
4 4 (44.44%) BDD
4 4 (44.44%) Time Management
4 4 (44.44%) DSDM
4 4 (44.44%) TDD
5 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) MVC
5 3 (33.33%) SOA
5 3 (33.33%) UML
5 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 1 (11.11%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
1 7 (77.78%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) VBScript
3 4 (44.44%) VB
3 4 (44.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
2 4 (44.44%) ISEB
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
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