Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 69 97
Rank change year-on-year +19 +28 -13
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 30 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 4.31% 1.37% 0.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 29.13% 11.83% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 33 11 8
Slough median annual salary £40,000 £55,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% +46.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £42,500 £28,375
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £57,500
Berkshire median annual salary £40,500 £46,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -13.37% -6.50% +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 103 93 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 14.80% 11.57% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 92 76 101
Slough median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £35,175 £35,625 £32,250
90th Percentile £68,625 £78,750 £55,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +17.65%

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 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Slough

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Slough region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 27 (90.00%) .NET
2 22 (73.33%) C#
3 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 18 (60.00%) jQuery
5 17 (56.67%) SQL
5 17 (56.67%) HTML
5 17 (56.67%) ASP.NET
6 16 (53.33%) CSS
7 15 (50.00%) MVC
8 14 (46.67%) Telecoms
8 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (46.67%) HTML5
9 13 (43.33%) Unit Testing
9 13 (43.33%) Web Services
9 13 (43.33%) Windows
9 13 (43.33%) Ajax
10 12 (40.00%) Wireless
10 12 (40.00%) Intranet
10 12 (40.00%) Broadband
10 12 (40.00%) .NET Core
10 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 12 (40.00%) Multithreading
10 12 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
11 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
12 10 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (23.33%) Customer Requirements
14 6 (20.00%) SpecFlow
14 6 (20.00%) Gherkin
14 6 (20.00%) Kanban

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) Broadband
1 12 (40.00%) Intranet
1 12 (40.00%) Wireless
2 3 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (10.00%) Big Data
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.67%) OLAP
4 2 (6.67%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (20.00%) SpecFlow
3 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (46.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Developer
2 15 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 13 (43.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 13 (43.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 13 (43.33%) C# Developer
3 13 (43.33%) HTML CSS Developer
3 13 (43.33%) HTML Developer
3 13 (43.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 6 (20.00%) QA Engineer
5 6 (20.00%) QA Test Engineer
5 6 (20.00%) Test Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) BizTalk Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (90.00%) .NET
2 18 (60.00%) jQuery
3 17 (56.67%) ASP.NET
3 17 (56.67%) HTML
4 16 (53.33%) CSS
5 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (46.67%) HTML5
6 13 (43.33%) Ajax
6 13 (43.33%) Web Services
7 12 (40.00%) .NET Core
7 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 12 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (20.00%) Gherkin
9 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
10 3 (10.00%) EDI
11 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
12 1 (3.33%) Backbone.js
12 1 (3.33%) Entity Framework
12 1 (3.33%) Razor View Engine
12 1 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) RIA
2 2 (6.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (6.67%) FMCG
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (50.00%) MVC
3 13 (43.33%) Unit Testing
4 12 (40.00%) Multithreading
5 7 (23.33%) Customer Requirements
6 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (20.00%) Kanban
6 6 (20.00%) Scrum
7 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
8 2 (6.67%) Analytics
8 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.67%) Innovative Thinking
8 2 (6.67%) IT Strategy
8 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.67%) Scorecard
8 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.67%) TDD
8 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (6.67%) Web Development
9 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) C#
2 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (56.67%) SQL
4 6 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle