The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Sidcup region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 11 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 14.29% 6.45% -
As % of the Development Applications category 42.86% 18.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Development Applications Category
Sidcup
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
14 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 33.33% 35.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 0
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Visual Studio
London

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 24 April 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%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) QA
2 6 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (55.56%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) ISEB
4 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Selenium
4 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
4 4 (44.44%) TestComplete
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (33.33%) HTML5
5 3 (33.33%) Ext JS
5 3 (33.33%) WCF
5 3 (33.33%) WPF
5 3 (33.33%) WF
5 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) N-Tier
5 3 (33.33%) Ajax
5 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) XML
6 2 (22.22%) Java

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Selenium
1 4 (44.44%) TestComplete
2 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) QA Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Agile .NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Lead .NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Lead Web Developer
2 3 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Quality Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Lead Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML5
1 3 (33.33%) Ext JS
1 3 (33.33%) WCF
1 3 (33.33%) WPF
1 3 (33.33%) WF
1 3 (33.33%) jQuery
1 3 (33.33%) Ajax
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (33.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) VBScript
3 2 (22.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) VMware