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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 30 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 11 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 7.86% 4.14% -
As % of the Development Applications category 20.75% 13.95% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 0
Average salary £42,500 £28,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.12% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
53 43 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 37.86% 29.66% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 53 43 3
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET
2 12 (92.31%) MVC
3 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
4 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
5 9 (69.23%) OO
5 9 (69.23%) HTML
5 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
6 8 (61.54%) Windows
6 8 (61.54%) Release Management
7 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (46.15%) PHP
8 4 (30.77%) SQL
9 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
9 3 (23.08%) jQuery
9 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
11 1 (7.69%) CSS
11 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (7.69%) CSS3
11 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
11 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
11 1 (7.69%) Presales
11 1 (7.69%) HTML5

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (76.92%) .NET Developer
2 10 (76.92%) C# .NET Developer
2 10 (76.92%) C# Developer
3 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (61.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (38.46%) .NET Programmer
5 5 (38.46%) .NET Web Developer
5 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Programmer
5 5 (38.46%) C# Programmer
5 5 (38.46%) C# Web Developer
5 5 (38.46%) Programmer
5 5 (38.46%) Web Developer
5 5 (38.46%) Web Programmer
6 4 (30.77%) HTML Developer
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Developer
7 3 (23.08%) Applications Developer
7 3 (23.08%) SharePoint Developer
7 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET
3 9 (69.23%) HTML
4 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (23.08%) jQuery
6 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.69%) CSS
6 1 (7.69%) CSS3
6 1 (7.69%) HTML5
6 1 (7.69%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) MVC
2 9 (69.23%) OO
3 8 (61.54%) Release Management
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.69%) Presales
5 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) PHP
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft