The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
London / Kingston Upon Thames
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 41 40
Rank change year-on-year +12 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 1.72% 2.42% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.22% 9.09% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £43,250 - £57,500
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 Kingston Upon Thames with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 9 55 46
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 7.76% 26.57% 25.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6 50 45
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -27.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £65,000 £75,000
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 Kingston Upon Thames

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 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 Kingston Upon Thames

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Kingston Upon Thames

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Kingston Upon Thames over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 25 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 10 (71.43%) C#
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) QA
2 6 (42.86%) Selenium
2 6 (42.86%) Web Testing
2 6 (42.86%) Manual Testing
2 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 6 (42.86%) SoapUI
3 4 (28.57%) Performance Improvement
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (28.57%) IaaS
3 4 (28.57%) vSphere
3 4 (28.57%) SaaS
3 4 (28.57%) PaaS
3 4 (28.57%) Puppet
3 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (28.57%) Ubuntu
3 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 4 (28.57%) Ansible
3 4 (28.57%) SDLC
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (28.57%) IaaS
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (28.57%) PaaS
1 4 (28.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) MySQL
2 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
2 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Selenium
1 6 (42.86%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
1 6 (42.86%) QA Analyst
1 6 (42.86%) QA Test Analyst
1 6 (42.86%) Test Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Database Developer
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Database Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) DBA
5 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
5 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) CentOS
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
1 4 (28.57%) Ubuntu
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
1 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
1 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Manual Testing
1 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
1 6 (42.86%) Web Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 4 (28.57%) OO
2 4 (28.57%) OOP
2 4 (28.57%) Performance Improvement
2 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
2 4 (28.57%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C#
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 4 (28.57%) Python
2 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (28.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Ansible
1 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 4 (28.57%) VMware