The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 70 54
Rank change year-on-year +12 -16  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 3 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.87% 1.64% 2.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.53% 12.50% 13.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 21
Median salary £50,000 £37,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.22% -17.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 Guildford with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Guildford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 85 96 151
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 24.71% 13.15% 20.66%
Number of salaries quoted 81 65 145
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 Guildford

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Guildford

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Guildford over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 16 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) T-SQL
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 11 (68.75%) IIS
2 11 (68.75%) SharePoint
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 10 (62.50%) ETL
3 10 (62.50%) ITIL
3 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 10 (62.50%) OLAP
3 10 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (62.50%) Replication
3 10 (62.50%) OLTP
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (62.50%) Database Mirroring
3 10 (62.50%) SDLC
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (62.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (62.50%) Network Load Balancing
3 10 (62.50%) Hadoop
3 10 (62.50%) High Availability

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 11 (68.75%) IIS
1 11 (68.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) GitHub
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (62.50%) Hadoop
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 10 (62.50%) OLAP
2 10 (62.50%) OLTP
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2014
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) DBA
1 10 (62.50%) SQL DBA
2 7 (43.75%) Administrator
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server DBA
3 3 (18.75%) Database Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) ETL Developer
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Database Developer
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Developer
3 3 (18.75%) SSIS Developer
4 2 (12.50%) QA Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Quality Manager
5 1 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
5 1 (6.25%) QA Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior QA Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
2 1 (6.25%) Flash
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) LINQ
2 1 (6.25%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Replication
2 6 (37.50%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
1 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Database Mirroring
1 10 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (62.50%) ETL
1 10 (62.50%) High Availability
1 10 (62.50%) ITIL
1 10 (62.50%) Network Load Balancing
1 10 (62.50%) Performance Monitoring
1 10 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
1 10 (62.50%) SDLC
2 7 (43.75%) Database Security
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (25.00%) Statistics
4 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (18.75%) Open Source
6 1 (6.25%) Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
1 11 (68.75%) T-SQL
2 3 (18.75%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) R
3 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
3 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) PhD
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) SolarWinds
3 1 (6.25%) SAP