Period
to 24 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 65 105
Rank change year-on-year +22 +40 -15
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 22 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 3.99% 1.57% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.19% 12.36% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 25 11 2
Slough median annual salary £40,000 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +50.00% -15.79%
10th Percentile £31,250 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £42,500
Berkshire median annual salary £43,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -14.00% - +17.65%

Visual Studio is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Slough
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 84 89 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 15.22% 12.73% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 75 73 96
Slough median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +23.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £32,375
90th Percentile £64,500 £78,750 £60,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Slough

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Slough

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Slough over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 18 (81.82%) .NET
2 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (72.73%) C#
4 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 10 (45.45%) jQuery
6 9 (40.91%) MVC
6 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
6 9 (40.91%) SQL
6 9 (40.91%) HTML
6 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET
6 9 (40.91%) CSS
6 9 (40.91%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (36.36%) SpecFlow
7 8 (36.36%) Gherkin
7 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (36.36%) HTML5
7 8 (36.36%) Customer Requirements
7 8 (36.36%) Web Services
7 8 (36.36%) Windows
7 8 (36.36%) Scrum
7 8 (36.36%) VB.NET
7 8 (36.36%) Unit Testing
7 8 (36.36%) Multithreading
7 8 (36.36%) Kanban
7 8 (36.36%) QA
7 8 (36.36%) Ajax
8 7 (31.82%) Wireless
8 7 (31.82%) Broadband
8 7 (31.82%) Intranet

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) Broadband
1 7 (31.82%) Intranet
1 7 (31.82%) Wireless
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Big Data
2 1 (4.55%) OLAP
2 1 (4.55%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (36.36%) SpecFlow
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) .NET Developer
2 8 (36.36%) C# Developer
2 8 (36.36%) QA Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) QA Test Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Test Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 7 (31.82%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (31.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (31.82%) HTML CSS Developer
3 7 (31.82%) HTML Developer
3 7 (31.82%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (81.82%) .NET
2 10 (45.45%) jQuery
3 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET
3 9 (40.91%) CSS
3 9 (40.91%) HTML
4 8 (36.36%) Ajax
4 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (36.36%) Gherkin
4 8 (36.36%) HTML5
4 8 (36.36%) Web Services
5 7 (31.82%) .NET Core
5 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 7 (31.82%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.55%) Backbone.js
6 1 (4.55%) CSS3
6 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
6 1 (4.55%) Handlebars
6 1 (4.55%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (4.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) MVC
3 8 (36.36%) Customer Requirements
3 8 (36.36%) Kanban
3 8 (36.36%) Multithreading
3 8 (36.36%) Scrum
3 8 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (22.73%) Test Scripting
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.55%) Analytics
7 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.55%) Innovative Thinking
7 1 (4.55%) IT Strategy
7 1 (4.55%) Microservices
7 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) C#
2 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 9 (40.91%) SQL
4 8 (36.36%) VB.NET
5 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle