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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 45 56 63
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 19 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.36% 0.64% 1.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.97% 5.66% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 9
Median salary £43,000 £24,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+79.16% -49.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £21,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,800 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
119 53 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 21.02% 11.23% 14.33%
Number of salaries quoted 109 50 74
Median salary £48,500 £48,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.04% -12.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
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
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 7 December 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Watford

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 18 (58.06%) C#
1 18 (58.06%) .NET
1 18 (58.06%) ASP.NET
2 17 (54.84%) SQL
3 15 (48.39%) HTML
4 14 (45.16%) CSS
4 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
4 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
4 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (41.94%) Subversion
6 12 (38.71%) Ajax
6 12 (38.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
7 10 (32.26%) Project Management
8 9 (29.03%) T-SQL
8 9 (29.03%) jQuery
9 8 (25.81%) Dynamics CRM
9 8 (25.81%) Multithreading
9 8 (25.81%) C++
9 8 (25.81%) B2B
9 8 (25.81%) CRM
9 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
9 8 (25.81%) LabVIEW
10 7 (22.58%) OpenGL
10 7 (22.58%) TDD
10 7 (22.58%) CMS
10 7 (22.58%) OOD
10 7 (22.58%) Windows
10 7 (22.58%) Image Processing
10 7 (22.58%) Degree

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 7 (22.58%) CMS
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.23%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
2 12 (38.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.45%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (6.45%) QlikView
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Subversion
2 8 (25.81%) LabVIEW
3 5 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (16.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (3.23%) Moq
4 1 (3.23%) MSTest
4 1 (3.23%) ReSharper
General
1 4 (12.90%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Advertising
2 1 (3.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) C++ Developer
3 7 (22.58%) C++ Software Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Software Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Head of Development
5 5 (16.13%) C# Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Development Manager
7 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
8 2 (6.45%) CAD Manager
8 2 (6.45%) IT Manager
8 2 (6.45%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (6.45%) SQL Developer
8 2 (6.45%) VB.NET Developer
9 1 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Junior QA Tester
9 1 (3.23%) Mid-Level C# Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Software Manager
9 1 (3.23%) Tester
9 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (58.06%) .NET
1 18 (58.06%) ASP.NET
2 15 (48.39%) HTML
3 14 (45.16%) CSS
4 12 (38.71%) Ajax
5 9 (29.03%) jQuery
6 7 (22.58%) CSS3
6 7 (22.58%) Node.js
6 7 (22.58%) OpenCV
6 7 (22.58%) OpenGL
7 6 (19.35%) DHTML
8 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.23%) Entity Framework
8 1 (3.23%) HTML5
8 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (3.23%) Unity DI Container
8 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Computer Science
1 7 (22.58%) Physics
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) iPad
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) Project Management
3 8 (25.81%) B2B
3 8 (25.81%) CRM
3 8 (25.81%) Multithreading
3 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
4 7 (22.58%) Image Processing
4 7 (22.58%) OOD
4 7 (22.58%) TDD
5 6 (19.35%) Load Testing
5 6 (19.35%) Unit Testing
6 5 (16.13%) Content Management
6 5 (16.13%) Data Analysis
6 5 (16.13%) SDLC
7 3 (9.68%) CAD
7 3 (9.68%) Line Management
7 3 (9.68%) Open Source
7 3 (9.68%) Supplier Management
8 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) C#
2 17 (54.84%) SQL
3 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
4 9 (29.03%) T-SQL
5 8 (25.81%) C++
6 2 (6.45%) VB
6 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft