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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 58 62
Rank change year-on-year +20 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 15 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 4.24% 0.19% 0.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.33% 2.94% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 1
Median salary £48,750 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.28% +7.69%  
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 Slough with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 45 34 40
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 12.71% 6.61% 6.93%
Number of salaries quoted 37 28 32
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.77% +4.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 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 Slough region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 14 (58.33%) SQL
4 12 (50.00%) C#
4 12 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
5 11 (45.83%) Windows
5 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET
6 10 (41.67%) EDI
6 10 (41.67%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
8 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (33.33%) jQuery
8 8 (33.33%) MVC
8 8 (33.33%) HTML
9 7 (29.17%) T-SQL
9 7 (29.17%) CSS
9 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
9 7 (29.17%) Ajax
9 7 (29.17%) FMCG
10 6 (25.00%) HTML5
10 6 (25.00%) .NET Core
10 6 (25.00%) Web Services
11 5 (20.83%) OO
11 5 (20.83%) Wireless
11 5 (20.83%) Broadband
11 5 (20.83%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (41.67%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Broadband
1 5 (20.83%) Intranet
1 5 (20.83%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 10 (41.67%) .NET Developer
2 10 (41.67%) BizTalk Developer
2 10 (41.67%) C# Developer
3 9 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (29.17%) Analyst
4 7 (29.17%) Analyst Developer
4 7 (29.17%) Developer Analyst
5 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 6 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (20.83%) HTML CSS Developer
6 5 (20.83%) HTML Developer
6 5 (20.83%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (12.50%) C# WPF Developer
7 3 (12.50%) WPF Developer
8 2 (8.33%) IT Support
8 2 (8.33%) IT Support Specialist
8 2 (8.33%) Product Specialist
8 2 (8.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 10 (41.67%) EDI
4 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (33.33%) HTML
4 8 (33.33%) jQuery
5 7 (29.17%) Ajax
5 7 (29.17%) CSS
6 6 (25.00%) .NET Core
6 6 (25.00%) HTML5
6 6 (25.00%) Web Services
7 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (20.83%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (16.67%) WinForms
8 4 (16.67%) WPF
8 4 (16.67%) XML
9 3 (12.50%) STL
10 2 (8.33%) Entity Framework
10 2 (8.33%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) FMCG
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) MVC
3 5 (20.83%) Multithreading
3 5 (20.83%) OO
3 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Component Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (12.50%) Scrum
4 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (12.50%) UML
5 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.33%) ITSM
5 2 (8.33%) Web Development
6 1 (4.17%) B2B
6 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.17%) MVVM
6 1 (4.17%) Product Management
6 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 12 (50.00%) C#
3 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
4 7 (29.17%) T-SQL
5 4 (16.67%) XAML
6 3 (12.50%) C++
6 3 (12.50%) VC++
7 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Citrix
2 2 (8.33%) VMware