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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 37 33 34
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 10 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 5.68% 0.74% 3.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.83% 6.25% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
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
48 16 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 27.27% 11.76% 13.59%
Number of salaries quoted 48 15 17
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 24 April 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in St Albans

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) MVC
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 12 (92.31%) Git (software)
2 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 12 (92.31%) Octopus Deploy
3 11 (84.62%) PowerShell
3 11 (84.62%) HTML5
4 10 (76.92%) .NET Framework
5 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
6 8 (61.54%) QA
6 8 (61.54%) SaaS
6 8 (61.54%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (61.54%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (53.85%) SpecFlow
7 7 (53.85%) AppDynamics
7 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
7 7 (53.85%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (53.85%) Confluence
7 7 (53.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (53.85%) SolarWinds
7 7 (53.85%) JIRA
8 6 (46.15%) CSS
9 5 (38.46%) Web Services
9 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (38.46%) TDD

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (53.85%) Confluence
1 7 (53.85%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) RavenDB
2 5 (38.46%) Neo4j
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Git (software)
1 12 (92.31%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (53.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (53.85%) SpecFlow
2 7 (53.85%) JIRA
3 5 (38.46%) NUnit
3 5 (38.46%) TeamCity
4 4 (30.77%) MSTest
5 1 (7.69%) Selenium
5 1 (7.69%) Jasmine
5 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Junior Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Junior
3 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
4 5 (38.46%) Software Developer
4 5 (38.46%) Junior Software Developer
5 4 (30.77%) Senior Developer
5 4 (30.77%) Programmer
5 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
5 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
5 4 (30.77%) C# Software Engineer
5 4 (30.77%) .NET Software Engineer
5 4 (30.77%) .NET Programmer
5 4 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (23.08%) Graduate Programmer
6 3 (23.08%) Junior Programmer
6 3 (23.08%) Software Programmer
6 3 (23.08%) Graduate
7 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (84.62%) HTML5
3 10 (76.92%) .NET Framework
4 8 (61.54%) KnockoutJS
5 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
6 6 (46.15%) CSS
7 5 (38.46%) Web Services
7 5 (38.46%) RESTful
8 4 (30.77%) CSS3
9 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (7.69%) Kendo UI
10 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (7.69%) Ajax
10 1 (7.69%) Silverlight
10 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) MVC
2 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) TDD
3 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
3 5 (38.46%) BDD
4 4 (30.77%) CQRS
5 3 (23.08%) Web Development
5 3 (23.08%) OO
6 1 (7.69%) OOP
6 1 (7.69%) Content Management
6 1 (7.69%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
3 11 (84.62%) PowerShell
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) MCSD
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) SolarWinds
1 7 (53.85%) AppDynamics
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