The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 26 35
Rank change year-on-year +6 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 1.05% 1.13% 1.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.45% 15.38% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Median salary - £48,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +39.28%  
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 Middlesex with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Middlesex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 29 13 40
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 30.53% 7.34% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 30
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -23.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) LINQ
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) SOLID
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Angular Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) LINQ
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) SOLID
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft