The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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
London / Croydon
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 42 26
Rank change year-on-year +7 -16  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 4 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 2.08% 1.21% 6.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.50% 8.11% 92.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 13
Median salary £50,000 £41,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.48% -20.95%  
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 Croydon with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 32 37 14
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 16.67% 14.98% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 14
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.31% -9.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £67,500
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 Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon 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 Croydon

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Croydon

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 Croydon region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) CRM
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) WinForms
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) WinForms
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) CRM
1 4 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft