The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 59 65 66
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 2 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.40% 0.81% 1.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.74% 4.76% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 9
Median salary £70,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+133.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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 Watford region.

Development Applications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
73 84 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 14.72% 16.94% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 59 53 81
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £85,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Watford

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) jQuery
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (44.44%) MVC
5 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (33.33%) SDLC
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (22.22%) Open Source
6 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (22.22%) Ajax
6 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (22.22%) CMS
6 2 (22.22%) CRM
6 2 (22.22%) B2B
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) Project Management

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) CMS
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (11.11%) CruiseControl
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Head of Development
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) Ajax
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
5 1 (11.11%) NHibernate
5 1 (11.11%) REST
5 1 (11.11%) SOAP
5 1 (11.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) B2B
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) Open Source
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) SOLID
5 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 2 (22.22%) VB
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
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