Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 116 132
Rank change year-on-year +3 +16 +9
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 106 111 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.47% 2.31% 2.08%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.55% 15.57% 13.10%
Number of salaries quoted 113 96 87
Hertfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -18.37% +27.27%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £26,700
90th Percentile £55,975 £70,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 918 713 870
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 21.43% 14.87% 15.84%
Number of salaries quoted 815 605 715
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £45,344 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +0.76% +3.45% +4.82%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Hertfordshire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Hertfordshire

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Hertfordshire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. 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
Borehamwood -15 22 £40,000 +11.11% 1
Watford -9 17 £52,500 -25.00% 1
St Albans - 11 £40,000 -
Hitchin - 9 £45,000 -
Letchworth -12 7 £45,000 +12.50%
Cheshunt - 5 £40,000 -
Tring +3 4 £32,500 -27.78%
Hemel Hempstead +1 4 £40,000 +14.29%
Hatfield +15 3 £57,500 +5.99% 2
Stevenage +15 2 £32,500 -33.67% 2
Rickmansworth - 1 £10,000 -
Hertford - 1 £30,000 -
Broxbourne - 1 £30,000 -
Visual Studio
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 78 (73.58%) C#
2 70 (66.04%) .NET
3 60 (56.60%) SQL Server
4 54 (50.94%) ASP.NET
5 47 (44.34%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (39.62%) MVC
7 41 (38.68%) Microsoft
8 40 (37.74%) Web Development
9 39 (36.79%) SQL
10 38 (35.85%) .NET Framework
10 38 (35.85%) Entity Framework
10 38 (35.85%) ASP.NET Web API
11 36 (33.96%) ASP.NET MVC
12 35 (33.02%) Scrum
13 33 (31.13%) CSS
14 32 (30.19%) JavaScript
15 31 (29.25%) HTML
15 31 (29.25%) TDD
15 31 (29.25%) Degree
15 31 (29.25%) Software Engineering
15 31 (29.25%) jQuery
15 31 (29.25%) Team Foundation Server
16 30 (28.30%) Windows
17 28 (26.42%) C++
17 28 (26.42%) AngularJS
18 26 (24.53%) SDLC
18 26 (24.53%) OO
19 25 (23.58%) Computer Science Degree
20 22 (20.75%) LabVIEW
20 22 (20.75%) Telecoms

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (10.38%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.60%) CMS
2 7 (6.60%) Kentico
3 5 (4.72%) Apache
3 5 (4.72%) JBoss
4 4 (3.77%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.83%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.89%) IIS
7 1 (0.94%) LiveLink
Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.77%) Office 365
3 2 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.89%) Amazon Glacier
3 2 (1.89%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.89%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.89%) AWS CloudTrail
3 2 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) DHCP
1 2 (1.89%) DNS
1 2 (1.89%) Firewall
1 2 (1.89%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.89%) VPN
2 1 (0.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (56.60%) SQL Server
2 21 (19.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (11.32%) Relational Database
4 8 (7.55%) MySQL
5 5 (4.72%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (4.72%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (4.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.89%) JasperReports
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.89%) Power BI
6 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.94%) Big Data
7 1 (0.94%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.94%) OLAP
7 1 (0.94%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 31 (29.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (20.75%) LabVIEW
3 18 (16.98%) Protractor
4 15 (14.15%) Jasmine
5 9 (8.49%) Git (software)
6 6 (5.66%) HP UFT
6 6 (5.66%) JIRA
6 6 (5.66%) Selenium
6 6 (5.66%) WebDriver
7 4 (3.77%) Subversion
7 4 (3.77%) Visual Studio Code
8 3 (2.83%) NUnit
9 2 (1.89%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.89%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.89%) Moq
9 2 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.89%) ReSharper
9 2 (1.89%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (20.75%) Telecoms
2 15 (14.15%) Aerospace
3 14 (13.21%) Games
4 11 (10.38%) Finance
5 8 (7.55%) Legal
6 6 (5.66%) Electronics
7 3 (2.83%) Advertising
7 3 (2.83%) Retail
8 1 (0.94%) Billing
8 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 80 (75.47%) Developer
2 40 (37.74%) .NET Developer
3 30 (28.30%) C# Developer
4 29 (27.36%) ASP.NET Developer
5 28 (26.42%) C# .NET Developer
6 25 (23.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 21 (19.81%) Software Developer
8 18 (16.98%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 18 (16.98%) C++ Developer
8 18 (16.98%) C++ Software Developer
9 12 (11.32%) Senior Developer
10 11 (10.38%) Software Engineer
11 10 (9.43%) Web Developer
12 9 (8.49%) Angular Developer
13 8 (7.55%) Senior .NET Developer
14 7 (6.60%) .NET Web Developer
14 7 (6.60%) Analyst
14 7 (6.60%) C++ Software Engineer
14 7 (6.60%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 7 (6.60%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (66.04%) .NET
2 54 (50.94%) ASP.NET
3 38 (35.85%) .NET Framework
3 38 (35.85%) ASP.NET Web API
3 38 (35.85%) Entity Framework
4 36 (33.96%) ASP.NET MVC
5 33 (31.13%) CSS
6 31 (29.25%) HTML
6 31 (29.25%) jQuery
7 28 (26.42%) AngularJS
8 12 (11.32%) KnockoutJS
9 11 (10.38%) XML
10 10 (9.43%) JSON
11 9 (8.49%) HTML5
11 9 (8.49%) Razor View Engine
12 8 (7.55%) CSS3
12 8 (7.55%) SOAP
12 8 (7.55%) Web Services
13 7 (6.60%) Google Maps API
13 7 (6.60%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.81%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.77%) Algorithms
2 4 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (1.89%) Driving Licence
3 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.89%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 30 (28.30%) Windows
2 8 (7.55%) Linux
3 6 (5.66%) Unix
4 5 (4.72%) VMS
5 4 (3.77%) Windows 10
5 4 (3.77%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (44.34%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (39.62%) MVC
3 40 (37.74%) Web Development
4 35 (33.02%) Scrum
5 31 (29.25%) Software Engineering
5 31 (29.25%) TDD
6 26 (24.53%) OO
6 26 (24.53%) SDLC
7 21 (19.81%) Image Processing
7 21 (19.81%) OOD
8 19 (17.92%) Unit Testing
9 18 (16.98%) Data Acquisition
9 18 (16.98%) Data Analysis
9 18 (16.98%) Physics
9 18 (16.98%) Signal Processing
10 17 (16.04%) BDD
11 15 (14.15%) Multithreading
12 12 (11.32%) ATDD
13 10 (9.43%) E-Commerce
13 10 (9.43%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 78 (73.58%) C#
2 39 (36.79%) SQL
3 32 (30.19%) JavaScript
4 28 (26.42%) C++
5 13 (12.26%) Java
5 13 (12.26%) T-SQL
6 10 (9.43%) Python
6 10 (9.43%) TypeScript
6 10 (9.43%) VB.NET
7 7 (6.60%) C
7 7 (6.60%) PowerShell
8 6 (5.66%) PHP
8 6 (5.66%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.83%) MATLAB
9 3 (2.83%) VB
9 3 (2.83%) VB6
9 3 (2.83%) VBA
10 2 (1.89%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.89%) VBScript
10 2 (1.89%) XAML
Qualifications
1 31 (29.25%) Degree
2 25 (23.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (8.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (6.60%) MCTS
5 4 (3.77%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.38%) QA
2 2 (1.89%) DICOM
2 2 (1.89%) HL7
3 1 (0.94%) SLA
Vendors
1 41 (38.68%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.60%) Google
3 4 (3.77%) Nintex
4 2 (1.89%) New Relic
4 2 (1.89%) Oracle
4 2 (1.89%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.94%) SAP
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago