The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 38 55 56
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 7 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 2.61% 1.01% 1.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.14% 6.25% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 5
Average salary £55,000 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £40,000 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £47,750 £53,600
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Visual Studio
Surrey

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

Development Applications Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
29 64 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 10.82% 16.08% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 29 60 22
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Woking

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Woking

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

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Woking

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) MS Excel
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (69.23%) Jenkins
3 9 (69.23%) Coaching
3 9 (69.23%) JIRA
3 9 (69.23%) Scrum
3 9 (69.23%) Eclipse
3 9 (69.23%) PHP
3 9 (69.23%) Java
4 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (53.85%) BDD
5 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (53.85%) Refactoring
5 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
6 5 (38.46%) Project Management
6 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
6 5 (38.46%) Business Analysis
6 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
6 5 (38.46%) CTC Cleared
6 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
6 5 (38.46%) Degree
7 4 (30.77%) IIS
8 3 (23.08%) Windows
8 3 (23.08%) ISEB
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
8 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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 (30.77%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (92.31%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (69.23%) Jenkins
2 9 (69.23%) JIRA
2 9 (69.23%) Eclipse
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (23.08%) Selenium
4 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Development Manager
2 7 (53.85%) Software Manager
2 7 (53.85%) Software Development Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Test Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) WinForms
2 3 (23.08%) WPF
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
3 1 (7.69%) CSS3
3 1 (7.69%) LINQ
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) Ajax
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Coaching
2 9 (69.23%) Scrum
3 7 (53.85%) BDD
3 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (53.85%) Refactoring
3 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
4 5 (38.46%) Project Management
4 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
4 5 (38.46%) Business Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Usability Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Load Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.69%) Web Development
6 1 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) PHP
1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
1 5 (38.46%) CTC Cleared
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) ISEB
2 3 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (23.08%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) VMware