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 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 42 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 13 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 6.40% 1.96% 6.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.31% 13.64% 63.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £51,250 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
64 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 31.53% 14.38% 10.86%
Number of salaries quoted 58 21 5
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 25 (100.00%) C#
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (76.00%) SQL Server
3 17 (68.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (68.00%) MVC
3 17 (68.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (64.00%) HTML
4 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
5 15 (60.00%) Git (software)
5 15 (60.00%) Octopus Deploy
6 14 (56.00%) .NET Framework
6 14 (56.00%) HTML5
7 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (44.00%) PowerShell
9 10 (40.00%) AngularJS
10 9 (36.00%) KnockoutJS
10 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
10 9 (36.00%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (32.00%) SQL
11 8 (32.00%) IIS
11 8 (32.00%) Windows
11 8 (32.00%) TDD
11 8 (32.00%) Telerik
11 8 (32.00%) SaaS
11 8 (32.00%) Visualisation
11 8 (32.00%) TeamCity
11 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
11 8 (32.00%) QA
11 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (32.00%) Opscode Chef

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 8 (32.00%) IIS
2 7 (28.00%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (28.00%) Confluence
3 1 (4.00%) CMS
3 1 (4.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) SaaS
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (76.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (36.00%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (28.00%) QlikView
4 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (20.00%) Neo4j
4 5 (20.00%) RavenDB
4 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 15 (60.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 8 (32.00%) TeamCity
2 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (28.00%) JIRA
3 7 (28.00%) SpecFlow
4 5 (20.00%) NUnit
5 4 (16.00%) MSTest
6 3 (12.00%) Bitbucket
6 3 (12.00%) ReSharper
7 1 (4.00%) Selenium
7 1 (4.00%) Jasmine
7 1 (4.00%) NuGet
7 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 17 (68.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (36.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (36.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (28.00%) Junior Developer
4 7 (28.00%) Junior
5 6 (24.00%) Software Developer
6 5 (20.00%) Junior Software Developer
6 5 (20.00%) Programmer
6 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
7 4 (16.00%) .NET Software Engineer
7 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
7 4 (16.00%) .NET Programmer
7 4 (16.00%) C# Software Engineer
8 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (12.00%) Technical Leader
8 3 (12.00%) Lead Developer
8 3 (12.00%) Graduate
8 3 (12.00%) Technical Developer
8 3 (12.00%) Junior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (68.00%) ASP.NET
2 17 (68.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 16 (64.00%) HTML
4 14 (56.00%) .NET Framework
4 14 (56.00%) HTML5
5 10 (40.00%) AngularJS
6 9 (36.00%) KnockoutJS
7 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
8 7 (28.00%) CSS
9 6 (24.00%) Web Services
10 5 (20.00%) RESTful
11 4 (16.00%) CSS3
11 4 (16.00%) Entity Framework
12 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 3 (12.00%) Kendo UI
13 2 (8.00%) jQuery
14 1 (4.00%) WinForms
14 1 (4.00%) Ajax
14 1 (4.00%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.00%) Replication
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) MVC
2 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
4 8 (32.00%) TDD
5 7 (28.00%) OO
6 6 (24.00%) Analytics
7 5 (20.00%) BDD
7 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 4 (16.00%) CQRS
8 4 (16.00%) Scrum
9 3 (12.00%) Web Design
9 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
9 3 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (12.00%) Web Development
10 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
10 2 (8.00%) Coaching
10 2 (8.00%) OOP
10 2 (8.00%) Content Management
11 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
11 1 (4.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (44.00%) PowerShell
4 8 (32.00%) SQL
5 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) MCSD
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) MCSE
2 1 (4.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Telerik
2 7 (28.00%) AppDynamics
2 7 (28.00%) SolarWinds
2 7 (28.00%) Tableau
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) New Relic
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: Flexible benefits and competitive salary
Posted: 4 days ago