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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 136 164
Rank change year-on-year +19 +28  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 63 71 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.90% 1.59% 1.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.88% 12.46% 10.35%
Number of salaries quoted 59 71 55
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Visual Studio is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Development Application Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 579 570 599
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 17.50% 12.76% 11.61%
Number of salaries quoted 489 524 458
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +34 20 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Slough +23 15 £50,000 +42.85%
Windsor +7 12 £55,000 +120.00%
Hungerford - 8 £32,250 - 2
Bracknell +5 6 £85,000 +88.88% 1
Newbury -2 1 - -
Visual Studio
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 126 (90.00%) C#
2 109 (77.86%) .NET
3 80 (57.14%) SQL
4 74 (52.86%) JavaScript
4 74 (52.86%) ASP.NET
4 74 (52.86%) Microsoft
5 70 (50.00%) MVC
6 67 (47.86%) HTML
7 65 (46.43%) SQL Server
8 60 (42.86%) CSS
9 56 (40.00%) Software Engineering
10 55 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
11 46 (32.86%) ASP.NET MVC
12 40 (28.57%) .NET Framework
13 37 (26.43%) SDLC
14 36 (25.71%) jQuery
15 35 (25.00%) C++
16 33 (23.57%) ASP.NET Web API
17 31 (22.14%) Web Development
18 29 (20.71%) HTML5
18 29 (20.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 27 (19.29%) CMS
19 27 (19.29%) TDD
20 26 (18.57%) Scrum
20 26 (18.57%) STL
20 26 (18.57%) Ajax
20 26 (18.57%) WPF
21 25 (17.86%) Multithreading
21 25 (17.86%) Git (software)
21 25 (17.86%) T-SQL

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 27 (19.29%) CMS
2 13 (9.29%) EPiServer
3 10 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (7.14%) Kentico
3 10 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
4 9 (6.43%) IIS
5 6 (4.29%) Drupal
5 6 (4.29%) Umbraco
6 3 (2.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (9.29%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.43%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.14%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 20 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.86%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.71%) SaaS
4 1 (0.71%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.86%) Broadband
1 4 (2.86%) Intranet
1 4 (2.86%) Wireless
2 2 (1.43%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (0.71%) DNS
3 1 (0.71%) HTTP
3 1 (0.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (46.43%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (2.14%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.14%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.14%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.43%) OLAP
5 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.71%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.71%) OLTP
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.71%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 25 (17.86%) Git (software)
2 20 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (9.29%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 12 (8.57%) JIRA
5 8 (5.71%) MSTest
6 7 (5.00%) Selenium
7 6 (4.29%) Mercurial
7 6 (4.29%) TeamCity
8 5 (3.57%) WebDriver
9 3 (2.14%) Jenkins
9 3 (2.14%) NUnit
10 2 (1.43%) Appium
10 2 (1.43%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.43%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.43%) Robot Framework
10 2 (1.43%) Sahi
10 2 (1.43%) SpecFlow
10 2 (1.43%) UI Automator
11 1 (0.71%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.71%) MSBuild
General
1 15 (10.71%) Finance
2 13 (9.29%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.00%) Banking
3 7 (5.00%) Marketing
4 6 (4.29%) Games
5 3 (2.14%) Advertising
5 3 (2.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 95 (67.86%) Developer
2 51 (36.43%) .NET Developer
3 40 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 37 (26.43%) Senior Developer
5 30 (21.43%) Software Engineer
6 28 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 25 (17.86%) Web Developer
8 21 (15.00%) C++ Software Engineer
9 20 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
10 18 (12.86%) Senior .NET Developer
10 18 (12.86%) Senior C# Developer
10 18 (12.86%) Senior Software Engineer
11 16 (11.43%) Senior Web Developer
12 13 (9.29%) HTML CSS Developer
12 13 (9.29%) HTML Developer
13 12 (8.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 11 (7.86%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
15 10 (7.14%) BizTalk Developer
16 9 (6.43%) C# Web Developer
16 9 (6.43%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (77.86%) .NET
2 74 (52.86%) ASP.NET
3 67 (47.86%) HTML
4 60 (42.86%) CSS
5 46 (32.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 40 (28.57%) .NET Framework
7 36 (25.71%) jQuery
8 33 (23.57%) ASP.NET Web API
9 29 (20.71%) HTML5
9 29 (20.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 26 (18.57%) Ajax
10 26 (18.57%) STL
10 26 (18.57%) WPF
11 25 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 23 (16.43%) AngularJS
13 21 (15.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 21 (15.00%) COM
13 21 (15.00%) MFC
13 21 (15.00%) Razor View Engine
14 20 (14.29%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 13 (9.29%) Social Media
3 9 (6.43%) FMCG
4 6 (4.29%) Kinect
4 6 (4.29%) Xbox
5 4 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.86%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.14%) Fintech
6 3 (2.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.71%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.71%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.29%) Windows
2 9 (6.43%) Android
3 6 (4.29%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.43%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (50.00%) MVC
2 56 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 55 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (26.43%) SDLC
5 31 (22.14%) Web Development
6 27 (19.29%) TDD
7 26 (18.57%) Scrum
8 25 (17.86%) Multithreading
9 19 (13.57%) Unit Testing
10 16 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (11.43%) MVVM
11 15 (10.71%) Kanban
12 14 (10.00%) Time Management
12 14 (10.00%) Web Application Development
13 12 (8.57%) E-Commerce
14 10 (7.14%) OO
15 9 (6.43%) Mentoring
16 8 (5.71%) Analytics
16 8 (5.71%) Continuous Deployment
16 8 (5.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 126 (90.00%) C#
2 80 (57.14%) SQL
3 74 (52.86%) JavaScript
4 35 (25.00%) C++
5 25 (17.86%) T-SQL
6 21 (15.00%) C
7 13 (9.29%) VB.NET
8 10 (7.14%) XAML
9 8 (5.71%) Java
10 5 (3.57%) VC++
11 3 (2.14%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.14%) Python
11 3 (2.14%) XPath
12 2 (1.43%) VB
13 1 (0.71%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (8.57%) Degree
2 4 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.29%) QA
2 3 (2.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.43%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.43%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.43%) Perfmon
1 2 (1.43%) SCOM
2 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 74 (52.86%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.29%) DevExpress
2 13 (9.29%) Telerik
3 10 (7.14%) Sitecore
4 7 (5.00%) Oracle
5 4 (2.86%) Google
6 3 (2.14%) IBM
6 3 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.43%) Adobe
7 2 (1.43%) Citrix
7 2 (1.43%) VMware
8 1 (0.71%) HP
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