The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 22 17 43
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +26
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 13 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 9.09% 10.00% 2.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 30.95% 53.33% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 6
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Development Applications Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
42 15 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 29.37% 18.75% 12.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 27
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) HTML
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
3 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
4 13 (68.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (57.89%) SQL
6 10 (52.63%) CSS
7 9 (47.37%) T-SQL
7 9 (47.37%) VB
7 9 (47.37%) VB.NET
7 9 (47.37%) VBA
7 9 (47.37%) VB6
7 9 (47.37%) WinForms
7 9 (47.37%) MS Access
8 8 (42.11%) MVVM
8 8 (42.11%) SOA
8 8 (42.11%) MVC
8 8 (42.11%) NHibernate
8 8 (42.11%) .NET Framework
8 8 (42.11%) WCF
8 8 (42.11%) jQuery
8 8 (42.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 8 (42.11%) REST
8 8 (42.11%) AngularJS
8 8 (42.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 8 (42.11%) CruiseControl
8 8 (42.11%) Subversion

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 4 (21.05%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (68.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (47.37%) MS Access
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (10.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 8 (42.11%) CruiseControl
1 8 (42.11%) Subversion
1 8 (42.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) C# Developer
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Junior Developer
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Designer
3 4 (21.05%) Junior
4 2 (10.53%) PHP Magento Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Magento Developer
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) HTML
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 10 (52.63%) CSS
3 9 (47.37%) WinForms
4 8 (42.11%) NHibernate
4 8 (42.11%) .NET Framework
4 8 (42.11%) WCF
4 8 (42.11%) jQuery
4 8 (42.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 8 (42.11%) REST
4 8 (42.11%) AngularJS
5 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (21.05%) SOAP
6 2 (10.53%) Ajax
6 2 (10.53%) XML
6 2 (10.53%) XSLT
6 2 (10.53%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) SOA
1 8 (42.11%) MVC
1 8 (42.11%) MVVM
2 7 (36.84%) E-business
3 2 (10.53%) Web Design
3 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
3 2 (10.53%) Web Development
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
3 11 (57.89%) SQL
4 9 (47.37%) T-SQL
4 9 (47.37%) VB
4 9 (47.37%) VB.NET
4 9 (47.37%) VBA
4 9 (47.37%) VB6
5 2 (10.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Microsoft