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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 37 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 3.57% - 0.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.36% - 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £27,000 - £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,625 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -
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
44 1 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 31.43% 1.15% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 44 1 43
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £60,000 £38,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 29 January 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in St Albans

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (91.67%) MVC
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) TDD
2 11 (91.67%) NUnit
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET
2 11 (91.67%) CSS
2 11 (91.67%) Web Services
2 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 11 (91.67%) Unit Testing
2 11 (91.67%) TeamCity
2 11 (91.67%) Git (software)
2 11 (91.67%) RESTful
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (91.67%) HTML5
2 11 (91.67%) BDD
2 11 (91.67%) RavenDB
2 11 (91.67%) Neo4j
2 11 (91.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 10 (83.33%) Mingle
3 10 (83.33%) CQRS
3 10 (83.33%) CSS3
3 10 (83.33%) MSTest
3 10 (83.33%) PowerShell
3 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 10 (83.33%) Windows
4 9 (75.00%) OO

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Mingle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (91.67%) RavenDB
2 11 (91.67%) Neo4j
3 9 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) NUnit
1 11 (91.67%) TeamCity
1 11 (91.67%) Git (software)
1 11 (91.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 10 (83.33%) MSTest
3 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (8.33%) Jasmine
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (83.33%) .NET Programmer
2 10 (83.33%) Junior Developer
2 10 (83.33%) Junior
2 10 (83.33%) Programmer
3 9 (75.00%) Graduate
3 9 (75.00%) Software Developer
3 9 (75.00%) Junior Software Developer
3 9 (75.00%) Junior Programmer
3 9 (75.00%) Graduate Programmer
3 9 (75.00%) Software Programmer
4 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET
2 11 (91.67%) CSS
2 11 (91.67%) Web Services
2 11 (91.67%) RESTful
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (91.67%) HTML5
3 10 (83.33%) CSS3
4 9 (75.00%) .NET Framework
4 9 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (8.33%) Silverlight
5 1 (8.33%) jQuery
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 1 (8.33%) Kendo UI
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) MVC
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (91.67%) TDD
1 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
1 11 (91.67%) Unit Testing
1 11 (91.67%) BDD
2 10 (83.33%) CQRS
3 9 (75.00%) OO
3 9 (75.00%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) OOP
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) MCSD
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCTS
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
1 1 (8.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Telerik
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits + Share options
Posted: 6 days ago