Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 54 74
Rank change year-on-year +5 +20 +21
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 26 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 4.45% 3.12% 1.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 29.89% 23.86% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 24 20 10
Slough median annual salary £41,250 £53,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.26% +2.38% +50.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £32,450
90th Percentile £53,375 £67,750 £60,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -10.00%

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 87 88 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 14.90% 13.08% 8.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81 77 61
Slough median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +10.47%
10th Percentile £31,250 £38,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £73,750
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%

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 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 21 (80.77%) C#
2 19 (73.08%) .NET
3 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
4 17 (65.38%) SQL
5 16 (61.54%) HTML
5 16 (61.54%) CSS
6 15 (57.69%) MVC
6 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (57.69%) jQuery
6 15 (57.69%) HTML5
7 14 (53.85%) Multithreading
7 14 (53.85%) KnockoutJS
7 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 14 (53.85%) Ajax
7 14 (53.85%) .NET Core
7 14 (53.85%) Telecoms
7 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
7 14 (53.85%) Web Services
7 14 (53.85%) Windows
8 13 (50.00%) Broadband
8 13 (50.00%) Intranet
8 13 (50.00%) Wireless
8 13 (50.00%) Unit Testing
8 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
9 5 (19.23%) Electronics
9 5 (19.23%) Embedded C
9 5 (19.23%) Assembly Language
9 5 (19.23%) UML
9 5 (19.23%) C

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 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) Broadband
1 13 (50.00%) Intranet
1 13 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (53.85%) Telecoms
2 5 (19.23%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 16 (61.54%) .NET Developer
3 15 (57.69%) C# Developer
4 14 (53.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 13 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
5 13 (50.00%) HTML Developer
5 13 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (19.23%) Embedded Engineer
6 5 (19.23%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (19.23%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (19.23%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (19.23%) Software Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) IT Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) .NET
2 16 (61.54%) CSS
2 16 (61.54%) HTML
3 15 (57.69%) HTML5
3 15 (57.69%) jQuery
4 14 (53.85%) .NET Core
4 14 (53.85%) Ajax
4 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
4 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 14 (53.85%) KnockoutJS
4 14 (53.85%) Web Services
5 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (15.38%) XML
7 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.85%) .NET Compact Framework
8 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.85%) NHibernate
8 1 (3.85%) RESTful
8 1 (3.85%) Sass
8 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (57.69%) MVC
2 14 (53.85%) Multithreading
3 13 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
4 5 (19.23%) UML
5 4 (15.38%) OO
6 3 (11.54%) Coaching
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (11.54%) Digital Signal Processing
6 3 (11.54%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (11.54%) Signal Processing
7 2 (7.69%) API Integration
7 2 (7.69%) B2C
7 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) ETL
7 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.85%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) C#
2 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 17 (65.38%) SQL
4 5 (19.23%) Assembly Language
4 5 (19.23%) C
4 5 (19.23%) C++
4 5 (19.23%) Embedded C
5 3 (11.54%) VB
5 3 (11.54%) VC++
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded C++
6 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.69%) VBA
7 1 (3.85%) Java
7 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle
1 1 (3.85%) Telerik