Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 57 94
Rank change year-on-year +16 +37 0
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 25 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 5.00% 2.21% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 34.72% 19.44% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 26 14 6
Slough median annual salary £40,000 £57,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.43% +64.29% -22.22%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,250 £25,625
90th Percentile £47,500 £66,000 £42,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +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 72 72 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 14.40% 11.37% 9.07%
Number of salaries quoted 66 58 90
Slough median annual salary £50,000 £51,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +20.59% -1.16%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,375 £32,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £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 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 23 (92.00%) C#
2 22 (88.00%) .NET
3 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 14 (56.00%) Multithreading
6 13 (52.00%) HTML5
6 13 (52.00%) jQuery
6 13 (52.00%) MVC
6 13 (52.00%) SQL
6 13 (52.00%) HTML
6 13 (52.00%) CSS
7 12 (48.00%) Web Services
7 12 (48.00%) Windows
7 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET
7 12 (48.00%) Telecoms
7 12 (48.00%) Unit Testing
7 12 (48.00%) Ajax
7 12 (48.00%) KnockoutJS
7 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 12 (48.00%) .NET Core
8 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (44.00%) Wireless
8 11 (44.00%) Intranet
8 11 (44.00%) Broadband
9 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
11 6 (24.00%) Scrum
11 6 (24.00%) VB.NET
11 6 (24.00%) Kanban
11 6 (24.00%) QA

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) Broadband
1 11 (44.00%) Intranet
1 11 (44.00%) Wireless
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (24.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (48.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 14 (56.00%) C# Developer
3 13 (52.00%) .NET Developer
4 12 (48.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 11 (44.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (44.00%) HTML CSS Developer
5 11 (44.00%) HTML Developer
5 11 (44.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (24.00%) QA Engineer
6 6 (24.00%) QA Test Engineer
6 6 (24.00%) Test Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.00%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) .NET
2 13 (52.00%) CSS
2 13 (52.00%) HTML
2 13 (52.00%) HTML5
2 13 (52.00%) jQuery
3 12 (48.00%) .NET Core
3 12 (48.00%) Ajax
3 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 12 (48.00%) KnockoutJS
3 12 (48.00%) Web Services
4 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (24.00%) Gherkin
6 3 (12.00%) WPF
7 2 (8.00%) XML
8 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
8 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
8 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
8 1 (4.00%) REST
8 1 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (56.00%) Multithreading
3 13 (52.00%) MVC
4 12 (48.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (24.00%) Customer Requirements
5 6 (24.00%) Kanban
5 6 (24.00%) Scrum
6 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
8 2 (8.00%) API Integration
8 2 (8.00%) B2C
8 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (4.00%) MVVM
9 1 (4.00%) OO
9 1 (4.00%) OOD
9 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
9 1 (4.00%) TDD
9 1 (4.00%) Test Management
9 1 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) C#
2 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (52.00%) SQL
4 6 (24.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft