The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 38 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 10 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 6.33% 1.35% -
As % of the Development Applications category 17.86% 7.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £48,250 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Visual Studio
Hertfordshire

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

Development Applications Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
56 27 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 35.44% 18.24% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 54 27 3
Average salary £53,750 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.37% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £37,750 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in St Albans

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in St Albans

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 22 (100.00%) C#
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (77.27%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (59.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (59.09%) SQL
5 11 (50.00%) IIS
5 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (50.00%) MVC
5 11 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 11 (50.00%) Telerik
5 11 (50.00%) Visualisation
5 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (45.45%) Entity Framework
6 10 (45.45%) Tableau
6 10 (45.45%) QlikView
6 10 (45.45%) OO
6 10 (45.45%) Scrum
6 10 (45.45%) Windows
6 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
7 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
7 9 (40.91%) AngularJS
7 9 (40.91%) Analytics
7 9 (40.91%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (36.36%) New Relic
8 8 (36.36%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (36.36%) Bitbucket

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 11 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (77.27%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 13 (59.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (45.45%) QlikView
5 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
1 9 (40.91%) Octopus Deploy
2 8 (36.36%) Bitbucket
2 8 (36.36%) ReSharper
2 8 (36.36%) TeamCity
3 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (9.09%) NuGet
5 1 (4.55%) JIRA
5 1 (4.55%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
1 21 (95.45%) .NET Developer
2 11 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 11 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (40.91%) Senior .NET Developer
3 9 (40.91%) Senior Developer
4 8 (36.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (27.27%) Senior C# Developer
5 6 (27.27%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Technical Leader
6 3 (13.64%) Lead Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
6 3 (13.64%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (13.64%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Technical Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Mid-Level C# Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (45.45%) Entity Framework
4 9 (40.91%) AngularJS
5 8 (36.36%) HTML5
5 8 (36.36%) HTML
6 4 (18.18%) Kendo UI
6 4 (18.18%) jQuery
7 3 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (9.09%) Backbone.js
8 2 (9.09%) DHTML
8 2 (9.09%) WCF
8 2 (9.09%) CSS
8 2 (9.09%) Web Services
8 2 (9.09%) DOM
8 2 (9.09%) WinForms
8 2 (9.09%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (18.18%) Replication
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) MVC
3 10 (45.45%) OO
3 10 (45.45%) Scrum
4 9 (40.91%) Analytics
5 8 (36.36%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (36.36%) Data Analysis
5 8 (36.36%) Web Design
5 8 (36.36%) TDD
6 7 (31.82%) Mentoring
6 7 (31.82%) Coaching
7 2 (9.09%) OOP
7 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Kanban
7 2 (9.09%) MVVM
7 2 (9.09%) Content Management
7 2 (9.09%) SOA
8 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
8 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (59.09%) SQL
3 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (36.36%) T-SQL
5 5 (22.73%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Telerik
2 10 (45.45%) Tableau
2 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 8 (36.36%) New Relic
4 1 (4.55%) AppDynamics
4 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds