Period
to 15 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 15 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
South East > Surrey
6 months to
15 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 84 100 76
Rank change year-on-year +16 -24 +41
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 44 133 204
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Surrey 2.22% 3.04% 3.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.12% 16.63% 18.50%
Number of salaries quoted 32 118 211
Median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% -9.52%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £57,375 £65,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Surrey with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 363 800 1,103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 18.33% 18.30% 20.99%
Number of salaries quoted 320 716 963
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £38,675 £33,125 £35,000
90th Percentile £78,875 £77,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Surrey

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Visual Studio in Surrey.

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Surrey

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Surrey

Salary distribution for jobs citing Visual Studio in Surrey over the 6 months to 15 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Surrey

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 15 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reigate -8 14 £45,000 -25.00%
Guildford +39 11 £52,500 +16.67% 3
Woking +15 5 £42,500 +6.25%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 4 £40,000 -
Leatherhead +13 2 - -
Esher +4 2 £50,000 +33.33%
Thames Ditton - 2 £50,000 -
Walton-on-Thames +10 1 £32,500 -35.00%
Epsom +5 1 £50,000 -9.09%
Staines - 1 £55,000 -
Visual Studio
South East

For the 6 months to 15 July 2020, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 33 (75.00%) C#
2 31 (70.45%) .NET
3 24 (54.55%) CSS
3 24 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (52.27%) HTML
5 17 (38.64%) Azure
6 16 (36.36%) SQL
7 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
7 14 (31.82%) Test Automation
7 14 (31.82%) QA
8 13 (29.55%) Windows
8 13 (29.55%) Finance
9 12 (27.27%) .NET Framework
10 11 (25.00%) Selenium
10 11 (25.00%) Web Development
10 11 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET
10 11 (25.00%) SpecFlow
10 11 (25.00%) Front End Development
11 10 (22.73%) Fintech
12 9 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (20.45%) Node.js
12 9 (20.45%) TDD
12 9 (20.45%) MVC
12 9 (20.45%) .NET Core
12 9 (20.45%) SDLC
13 8 (18.18%) DevOps
13 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering
13 8 (18.18%) Microsoft

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) CMS
2 1 (2.27%) EPiServer
2 1 (2.27%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 17 (38.64%) Azure
2 2 (4.55%) SaaS
2 2 (4.55%) Serverless
3 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) HTTP
2 1 (2.27%) DNS
2 1 (2.27%) Firewall
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) RS-232
2 1 (2.27%) RS-422
2 1 (2.27%) RS-485
2 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.27%) VoIP
2 1 (2.27%) VPN
2 1 (2.27%) WAN
2 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) MySQL
2 5 (11.36%) NoSQL
2 5 (11.36%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (4.55%) MS Access
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2017
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 11 (25.00%) Selenium
1 11 (25.00%) SpecFlow
2 5 (11.36%) JIRA
2 5 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.82%) LabVIEW
3 3 (6.82%) TestComplete
3 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio Coded UI
4 2 (4.55%) Jasmine
4 2 (4.55%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (4.55%) Moq
4 2 (4.55%) NUnit
4 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 13 (29.55%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (63.64%) Developer
2 10 (22.73%) .NET Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (20.45%) HTML CSS Developer
3 9 (20.45%) HTML Developer
3 9 (20.45%) JavaScript Developer
3 9 (20.45%) QA Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) Automation Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) QA Automation Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (6.82%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.82%) QA Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Angular Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Azure Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Software Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (70.45%) .NET
2 24 (54.55%) CSS
3 23 (52.27%) HTML
4 12 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 9 (20.45%) .NET Core
6 9 (20.45%) Node.js
7 8 (18.18%) XML
8 7 (15.91%) AngularJS
8 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (15.91%) HTML5
8 7 (15.91%) JSON
9 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (13.64%) XSLT
10 5 (11.36%) Entity Framework
10 5 (11.36%) LINQ
10 5 (11.36%) REST
10 5 (11.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (11.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (4.55%) Algorithms
2 2 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2019
3 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.82%) Test Automation
3 11 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 11 (25.00%) Web Development
4 10 (22.73%) Fintech
5 9 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (20.45%) MVC
5 9 (20.45%) SDLC
5 9 (20.45%) TDD
6 8 (18.18%) DevOps
6 8 (18.18%) OO
6 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 7 (15.91%) OOP
7 7 (15.91%) Scrum
7 7 (15.91%) SOLID
8 4 (9.09%) Multithreading
9 3 (6.82%) Mathematics
9 3 (6.82%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
10 2 (4.55%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (75.00%) C#
2 24 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 16 (36.36%) SQL
4 8 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 4 (9.09%) C
5 4 (9.09%) Embedded C
5 4 (9.09%) TypeScript
6 2 (4.55%) C++
6 2 (4.55%) Java
7 1 (2.27%) Assembly Language
7 1 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
1 2 (4.55%) ISEB
1 2 (4.55%) ISTQB
1 2 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.27%) HNC
2 1 (2.27%) HND
2 1 (2.27%) MCSA
2 1 (2.27%) MCSE
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (31.82%) QA
2 2 (4.55%) DICOM
2 2 (4.55%) HL7
3 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Firmware
2 1 (2.27%) DFS Replication
2 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) DevExpress
3 1 (2.27%) Dell
3 1 (2.27%) Thunderhead