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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 7.28% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 22.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
50 4 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 33.11% 4.26% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 50 4 34
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £34,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 February 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in St Albans

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) HTML
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (94.44%) ASP.NET
2 17 (94.44%) MVC
2 17 (94.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 16 (88.89%) Git (software)
3 16 (88.89%) HTML5
3 16 (88.89%) Octopus Deploy
3 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
4 15 (83.33%) PowerShell
5 14 (77.78%) Software Engineering
5 14 (77.78%) .NET Framework
6 12 (66.67%) CSS
7 11 (61.11%) Web Services
7 11 (61.11%) Unit Testing
7 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (61.11%) TDD
7 11 (61.11%) NUnit
7 11 (61.11%) RESTful
7 11 (61.11%) BDD
7 11 (61.11%) TeamCity
7 11 (61.11%) RavenDB
7 11 (61.11%) Neo4j
8 10 (55.56%) CQRS
8 10 (55.56%) Mingle
8 10 (55.56%) CSS3
8 10 (55.56%) MSTest
8 10 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 5 (27.78%) Confluence
1 5 (27.78%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (61.11%) RavenDB
2 11 (61.11%) Neo4j
3 10 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (88.89%) Git (software)
1 16 (88.89%) Octopus Deploy
2 11 (61.11%) TeamCity
2 11 (61.11%) NUnit
3 10 (55.56%) MSTest
4 5 (27.78%) SpecFlow
4 5 (27.78%) JIRA
4 5 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
5 1 (5.56%) Selenium
5 1 (5.56%) Jasmine
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 12 (66.67%) Junior Developer
2 12 (66.67%) Junior
3 10 (55.56%) Software Developer
3 10 (55.56%) Programmer
3 10 (55.56%) Junior Software Developer
3 10 (55.56%) .NET Programmer
4 9 (50.00%) Junior Programmer
4 9 (50.00%) Software Programmer
4 9 (50.00%) Graduate Programmer
4 9 (50.00%) Graduate
5 6 (33.33%) .NET Developer
6 3 (16.67%) C# Developer
6 3 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
6 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 3 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Programmer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) HTML
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (94.44%) ASP.NET
2 17 (94.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 16 (88.89%) HTML5
4 14 (77.78%) .NET Framework
5 12 (66.67%) CSS
6 11 (61.11%) Web Services
6 11 (61.11%) RESTful
7 10 (55.56%) CSS3
8 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 6 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
11 2 (11.11%) Kendo UI
12 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
12 1 (5.56%) Ajax
12 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
12 1 (5.56%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) MVC
2 14 (77.78%) Software Engineering
3 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (61.11%) TDD
3 11 (61.11%) Unit Testing
3 11 (61.11%) BDD
4 10 (55.56%) CQRS
5 9 (50.00%) Web Development
5 9 (50.00%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) OOP
6 1 (5.56%) Content Management
6 1 (5.56%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 15 (83.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) VCP4
2 1 (5.56%) MCSD
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.56%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) SolarWinds
1 5 (27.78%) AppDynamics
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Telerik