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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 67 75 50
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -25
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 12 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.17% 0.69% 2.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.21% 5.56% 14.75%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 9
Average salary £24,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.42% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
107 72 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 19.35% 12.37% 18.89%
Number of salaries quoted 76 51 49
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £48,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Watford region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Watford

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) HTML
3 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
3 11 (78.57%) CSS
3 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (50.00%) Degree
4 7 (50.00%) QA
4 7 (50.00%) SQL
5 6 (42.86%) C#
5 6 (42.86%) jQuery
5 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
6 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
6 4 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (28.57%) DevOps
6 4 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
6 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
6 4 (28.57%) REST
6 4 (28.57%) Subversion
6 4 (28.57%) MVC
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 4 (28.57%) SOAP
6 4 (28.57%) Web Services

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 2 (14.29%) IIS
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 2 (14.29%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (21.43%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
1 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Subversion
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Tester
1 7 (50.00%) Junior
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
1 7 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (42.86%) QA Tester
2 6 (42.86%) Junior Tester
3 4 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Software Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) HTML
3 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
3 11 (78.57%) CSS
4 6 (42.86%) jQuery
5 4 (28.57%) SOAP
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 4 (28.57%) XHTML
5 4 (28.57%) REST
6 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (21.43%) Middleware
6 3 (21.43%) HTML5
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 3 (21.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Android
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (28.57%) MVC
2 4 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
2 4 (28.57%) DevOps
3 3 (21.43%) Memory Management
3 3 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) Web Design
3 3 (21.43%) OOP
3 3 (21.43%) OO
3 3 (21.43%) Mobile Commerce
3 3 (21.43%) Time Management
3 3 (21.43%) Web Development
4 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Web Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 2 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
2 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Adobe
2 3 (21.43%) Xamarin
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
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