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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 24 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 0.94% - 1.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.67% - 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £33,750
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 Stevenage region.

Development Applications Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6 22 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 5.66% 18.64% 21.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 50
Average salary £42,500 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £24,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £49,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (81.25%) Telerik
3 13 (81.25%) HTML
3 13 (81.25%) XML
4 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
5 10 (62.50%) .NET Framework
6 9 (56.25%) Windows
7 7 (43.75%) XQuery
7 7 (43.75%) MVC
7 7 (43.75%) Workflow
7 7 (43.75%) Scrum
7 7 (43.75%) SQL
7 7 (43.75%) T-SQL
7 7 (43.75%) XSL
7 7 (43.75%) XSLT
7 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
7 7 (43.75%) RavenDB
7 7 (43.75%) HTML5
7 7 (43.75%) NoSQL
7 7 (43.75%) XPath
7 7 (43.75%) TDD
8 6 (37.50%) Entity Framework
8 6 (37.50%) jQuery
8 6 (37.50%) CSS
8 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
9 4 (25.00%) B2C
9 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) NoSQL
2 7 (43.75%) RavenDB
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 2 (12.50%) NetBeans
General
1 2 (12.50%) Aerospace
1 2 (12.50%) Games
1 2 (12.50%) Military
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) .NET Developer
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) .NET Software Developer
2 9 (56.25%) Software Developer
3 7 (43.75%) XML Developer
4 4 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Developer
5 3 (18.75%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (18.75%) XML XSLT Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Agile Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Angular Developer
7 1 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Principal Software Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Real Time Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 13 (81.25%) HTML
2 13 (81.25%) XML
3 10 (62.50%) .NET Framework
4 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
4 7 (43.75%) HTML5
4 7 (43.75%) XSL
4 7 (43.75%) XSLT
5 6 (37.50%) CSS
5 6 (37.50%) Entity Framework
5 6 (37.50%) jQuery
6 3 (18.75%) WCF
7 2 (12.50%) DirectX
7 2 (12.50%) OpenGL
7 2 (12.50%) Qt
7 2 (12.50%) Web Services
8 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
8 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) MVC
2 7 (43.75%) Scrum
2 7 (43.75%) TDD
2 7 (43.75%) Workflow
3 4 (25.00%) B2C
4 3 (18.75%) SDLC
5 2 (12.50%) Logistics
5 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) T-SQL
2 7 (43.75%) XPath
2 7 (43.75%) XQuery
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) C++
4 2 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) MCSD
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Telerik
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft