The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 29 27 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 1 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 0.68% 3.29% 7.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.76% 18.52% 24.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 10
Average salary - £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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 Stevenage region.

Development Applications Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
21 27 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 14.19% 17.76% 29.80%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 44
Average salary £43,750 £36,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -26.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,870 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £64,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Stevenage region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Stevenage

Visual Studio
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) SMS
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) SMPP
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) NFC
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) MSTest
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Phone

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SMS
1 1 (50.00%) SMPP
1 1 (50.00%) NFC
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MSTest
1 1 (50.00%) MSBuild
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Junior C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Junior .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) PC Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) XAML