Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Visual Studio skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Visual Studio over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 134 167
Rank change year-on-year +44 +33 +25
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 195 123 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.10% 2.02% 1.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.94% 11.02% 11.60%
Number of salaries quoted 177 117 135
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% -5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £33,800 £31,250 £32,900
90th Percentile £92,500 £67,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year +11.76% -2.86% +2.94%

Visual Studio is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,087 1,116 1,207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 17.27% 18.32% 14.03%
Number of salaries quoted 955 937 1,054
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Visual Studio as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Berkshire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Berkshire

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Berkshire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +52 89 £52,500 +23.53% 10
Bracknell +17 42 £55,000 -35.29% 1
Slough -8 20 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Maidenhead - 13 £52,500 - 4
Windsor -13 11 £38,000 -30.91%
Wokingham +6 3 £67,500 +22.73% 2
Visual Studio
South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 183 (93.85%) C#
2 133 (68.21%) Microsoft
3 113 (57.95%) .NET
4 107 (54.87%) SQL
5 101 (51.79%) JavaScript
6 97 (49.74%) Software Engineering
7 95 (48.72%) SQL Server
8 88 (45.13%) CSS
9 86 (44.10%) Agile Software Development
10 74 (37.95%) HTML
11 70 (35.90%) Microsoft Azure
12 65 (33.33%) Web Services
13 58 (29.74%) OO
14 57 (29.23%) ASP.NET
14 57 (29.23%) C++
15 50 (25.64%) MVC
15 50 (25.64%) REST
16 48 (24.62%) AngularJS
16 48 (24.62%) TDD
16 48 (24.62%) Web Development
17 47 (24.10%) Multithreading
17 47 (24.10%) C
18 46 (23.59%) Windows
19 45 (23.08%) SaaS
20 41 (21.03%) Continuous Delivery
21 38 (19.49%) Boost C++ Libraries
21 38 (19.49%) Git (software)
21 38 (19.49%) Continuous Integration
21 38 (19.49%) SDLC
21 38 (19.49%) API Development

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 8 (4.10%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.08%) NServiceBus
3 5 (2.56%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.54%) IIS
5 2 (1.03%) Apache
5 2 (1.03%) CMS
5 2 (1.03%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.03%) nginx
5 2 (1.03%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.51%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (1.54%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (6.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 70 (35.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (23.08%) SaaS
3 7 (3.59%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.03%) GitHub
5 2 (1.03%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.03%) npm
6 1 (0.51%) Office 365
6 1 (0.51%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.13%) Broadband
1 10 (5.13%) Intranet
1 10 (5.13%) Wireless
2 6 (3.08%) Firewall
2 6 (3.08%) RS-232
3 5 (2.56%) Bluetooth
3 5 (2.56%) Ethernet
3 5 (2.56%) Internet
3 5 (2.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.03%) HTTP
4 2 (1.03%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.03%) SSL
5 1 (0.51%) Diameter Protocol
5 1 (0.51%) RS-422
5 1 (0.51%) Skype
5 1 (0.51%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (48.72%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (3.08%) Power BI
4 5 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.54%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.03%) Adabas
6 2 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.03%) MySQL
6 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.51%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.51%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 38 (19.49%) Git (software)
2 31 (15.90%) webpack
3 18 (9.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (5.64%) Jenkins
4 11 (5.64%) Subversion
5 8 (4.10%) Visual Studio Team System
6 7 (3.59%) NUnit
7 6 (3.08%) JIRA
7 6 (3.08%) Selenium
8 5 (2.56%) SpecFlow
8 5 (2.56%) WebDriver
8 5 (2.56%) Xcode
9 4 (2.05%) Appium
9 4 (2.05%) Cucumber
9 4 (2.05%) Eclipse
9 4 (2.05%) PyCharm
9 4 (2.05%) Robot Framework
9 4 (2.05%) Sahi
9 4 (2.05%) Sikuli
9 4 (2.05%) UI Automator
General
1 22 (11.28%) Automotive
2 14 (7.18%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.13%) Electronics
4 9 (4.62%) Aerospace
5 5 (2.56%) Multimedia
6 4 (2.05%) Finance
6 4 (2.05%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.05%) Retail
7 3 (1.54%) Marketing
8 1 (0.51%) Banking
8 1 (0.51%) Legal
8 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 101 (51.79%) Developer
2 69 (35.38%) Software Engineer
3 39 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 36 (18.46%) .NET Developer
5 34 (17.44%) JavaScript Developer
6 32 (16.41%) Senior Software Engineer
7 26 (13.33%) Angular Developer
8 25 (12.82%) C# Developer
9 24 (12.31%) HTML CSS Developer
9 24 (12.31%) HTML Developer
10 22 (11.28%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
11 21 (10.77%) ASP.NET Developer
12 20 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
13 18 (9.23%) Web Developer
14 16 (8.21%) C# Software Engineer
15 15 (7.69%) Analyst
15 15 (7.69%) Graduate
16 14 (7.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 14 (7.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 14 (7.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (57.95%) .NET
2 88 (45.13%) CSS
3 74 (37.95%) HTML
4 65 (33.33%) Web Services
5 57 (29.23%) ASP.NET
6 50 (25.64%) REST
7 48 (24.62%) AngularJS
8 38 (19.49%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 37 (18.97%) COM
9 37 (18.97%) MFC
9 37 (18.97%) STL
10 34 (17.44%) .NET Framework
10 34 (17.44%) Angular 2
11 27 (13.85%) ASP.NET MVC
11 27 (13.85%) jQuery
12 18 (9.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 17 (8.72%) ASP.NET Web API
14 15 (7.69%) HTML5
14 15 (7.69%) SOAP
15 12 (6.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (18.46%) Social Media
2 20 (10.26%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.59%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.08%) Private Cloud
6 5 (2.56%) CAN bus
6 5 (2.56%) Internet of Things
6 5 (2.56%) Robotics
7 4 (2.05%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (2.05%) NHS
7 4 (2.05%) User Experience
8 2 (1.03%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.51%) FMCG
9 1 (0.51%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 46 (23.59%) Windows
2 11 (5.64%) Linux
3 9 (4.62%) Android
4 7 (3.59%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.56%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.56%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 2 (1.03%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (49.74%) Software Engineering
2 86 (44.10%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (29.74%) OO
4 50 (25.64%) MVC
5 48 (24.62%) TDD
5 48 (24.62%) Web Development
6 47 (24.10%) Multithreading
7 41 (21.03%) Continuous Delivery
8 38 (19.49%) API Development
8 38 (19.49%) Continuous Integration
8 38 (19.49%) SDLC
9 36 (18.46%) Mobile Development
9 36 (18.46%) Unit Testing
10 35 (17.95%) OOA/OOD
11 34 (17.44%) Scrum
12 28 (14.36%) Front End Development
13 25 (12.82%) Test Automation
14 15 (7.69%) CRM
15 14 (7.18%) Change Management
15 14 (7.18%) UML
Programming Languages
1 183 (93.85%) C#
2 107 (54.87%) SQL
3 101 (51.79%) JavaScript
4 57 (29.23%) C++
5 47 (24.10%) C
6 15 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 14 (7.18%) Java
8 12 (6.15%) VB
9 10 (5.13%) PowerShell
10 8 (4.10%) VBScript
11 6 (3.08%) PHP
11 6 (3.08%) XAML
12 5 (2.56%) Assembly Language
12 5 (2.56%) Embedded C
12 5 (2.56%) PL/SQL
12 5 (2.56%) Python
13 3 (1.54%) VC++
14 2 (1.03%) Embedded C++
14 2 (1.03%) Natural
14 2 (1.03%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 30 (15.38%) Degree
2 16 (8.21%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.59%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.03%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.03%) GDPR
1 2 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.08%) Docker
1 6 (3.08%) Firmware
1 6 (3.08%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) Grafana
Vendors
1 133 (68.21%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.74%) Oracle
3 6 (3.08%) Telerik
4 5 (2.56%) Assembla
5 2 (1.03%) Adobe
5 2 (1.03%) Google
5 2 (1.03%) IBM
5 2 (1.03%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.03%) webMethods
5 2 (1.03%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.03%) Zend
6 1 (0.51%) New Relic