The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 61 52 42
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 6 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.10% 1.66% 3.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.59% 16.39% 33.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 20
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £29,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
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 Slough region.

Development Applications Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
79 61 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 14.47% 10.10% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 75 54 59
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £45,000 £66,500
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 Slough

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Slough

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Slough region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Slough

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 23 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (91.30%) .NET
3 19 (82.61%) SQL
4 16 (69.57%) ASP.NET
5 13 (56.52%) HTML
5 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
5 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (52.17%) MVC
6 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (43.48%) Degree
7 10 (43.48%) Computer Science
7 10 (43.48%) CSS
7 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
8 8 (34.78%) WinForms
8 8 (34.78%) .NET Framework
8 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
9 7 (30.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 7 (30.43%) XML
10 6 (26.09%) OOP
10 6 (26.09%) Finance
10 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
10 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 5 (21.74%) Web Services
11 5 (21.74%) IIS
12 4 (17.39%) Windows
12 4 (17.39%) OO
12 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (17.39%) HTML5

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (21.74%) IIS
2 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.04%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (13.04%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) MySQL
3 2 (8.70%) Data Mining
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (13.04%) Eclipse
3 2 (8.70%) Selenium
3 2 (8.70%) WebDriver
3 2 (8.70%) Selenium IDE
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.35%) Subversion
4 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
2 12 (52.17%) .NET Developer
3 8 (34.78%) Senior Developer
4 7 (30.43%) Software Engineer
4 7 (30.43%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (26.09%) C# Developer
5 6 (26.09%) C# Software Engineer
6 5 (21.74%) Programmer
6 5 (21.74%) Agile .NET Developer
7 4 (17.39%) .NET Programmer
7 4 (17.39%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (13.04%) .NET Software Engineer
8 3 (13.04%) C# Programmer
8 3 (13.04%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (13.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (8.70%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (8.70%) Graduate Software Developer
9 2 (8.70%) Applications Developer
9 2 (8.70%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (91.30%) .NET
2 16 (69.57%) ASP.NET
3 13 (56.52%) HTML
4 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (43.48%) CSS
6 8 (34.78%) WinForms
6 8 (34.78%) .NET Framework
7 7 (30.43%) XML
7 7 (30.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 5 (21.74%) Web Services
10 4 (17.39%) HTML5
11 3 (13.04%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 3 (13.04%) LINQ
11 3 (13.04%) WCF
11 3 (13.04%) Ajax
11 3 (13.04%) DCOM
12 2 (8.70%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.35%) W3C
3 1 (4.35%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) MVC
3 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
4 6 (26.09%) OOP
5 4 (17.39%) OO
6 3 (13.04%) CRM
7 2 (8.70%) DRM
7 2 (8.70%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
7 2 (8.70%) UML
7 2 (8.70%) Scrum
7 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.70%) Manual Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
7 2 (8.70%) Test Planning
8 1 (4.35%) Kanban
8 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.35%) TDD
8 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (82.61%) SQL
3 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) C++
5 2 (8.70%) Java
5 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.70%) VBScript
5 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
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