The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 21 25 39
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 9 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 5.88% 1.34% 1.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 32.14% 25.00% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 2
Average salary £36,500 £23,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.31% -21.66%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Visual Studio
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Uxbridge region.

Development Applications Category
Uxbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
28 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 18.30% 5.37% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 23 6 16
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Uxbridge

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Uxbridge

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) HTML
2 9 (81.82%) .NET
3 8 (72.73%) SQL
4 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
5 6 (54.55%) VB
5 6 (54.55%) VBA
5 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (54.55%) iPhone
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (54.55%) HTML5
5 6 (54.55%) iPad
5 6 (54.55%) REST
5 6 (54.55%) iOS Development
6 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
6 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (45.45%) Data Management
7 3 (27.27%) C#
7 3 (27.27%) Web Services
7 3 (27.27%) XML
7 3 (27.27%) MVC
7 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
8 2 (18.18%) C++
8 2 (18.18%) PHP
8 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
8 2 (18.18%) MFC
8 2 (18.18%) MySQL
8 2 (18.18%) Oracle

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C++ Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) HTML
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 6 (54.55%) HTML5
3 6 (54.55%) REST
4 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) STL
5 2 (18.18%) MFC
5 2 (18.18%) XML Schema
6 1 (9.09%) Ajax
6 1 (9.09%) WCF
6 1 (9.09%) jQuery
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) iPhone
1 6 (54.55%) iPad
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) iOS Development
2 5 (45.45%) Data Management
2 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
4 2 (18.18%) E-business
4 2 (18.18%) ITSM
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) OOP
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) VB
2 6 (54.55%) VBA
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) C++
5 2 (18.18%) PHP
5 2 (18.18%) VC++
5 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft