Period
to 16 July 2018

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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
South East > Surrey
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 124 110
Rank change year-on-year +54 -14 -7
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 208 134 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.96% 2.37% 2.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.05% 13.52% 17.17%
Number of salaries quoted 214 129 202
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% -0.50%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £33,825
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £43,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% +1.74% +1.18%

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 1,092 991 1,270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 20.77% 17.52% 16.08%
Number of salaries quoted 953 874 1,169
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Surrey

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Surrey.

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Surrey

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Surrey over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

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 16 July 2018. 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 +2 52 £54,500 +9.00% 9
Leatherhead +15 25 £44,000 +15.79% 1
Woking +30 22 £46,250 -11.90%
Sunbury-on-Thames -7 14 £40,000 - 1
Horley +7 9 £50,000 +11.11%
Camberley 0 8 £62,500 +31.58%
Egham +15 6 £45,000 -25.00% 2
Guildford -18 4 £50,000 -
Weybridge -15 3 £42,500 -19.05% 1
Dorking +10 2 £30,000 -40.00%
Epsom -2 2 £48,750 +103.13%
Chertsey - 2 £38,500 -
Redhill - 2 - -
Virginia Water - 1 £55,000 -
Visual Studio
South East

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 160 (76.92%) C#
2 159 (76.44%) .NET
3 110 (52.88%) SQL Server
4 106 (50.96%) Agile Software Development
5 104 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 92 (44.23%) SQL
7 89 (42.79%) JavaScript
8 77 (37.02%) MVC
9 73 (35.10%) CSS
10 71 (34.13%) HTML
11 67 (32.21%) SDLC
12 60 (28.85%) Software Engineering
13 59 (28.37%) .NET Framework
13 59 (28.37%) Test Automation
14 55 (26.44%) Finance
14 55 (26.44%) WCF
15 52 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
16 50 (24.04%) Problem-Solving
16 50 (24.04%) Scrum
16 50 (24.04%) ASP.NET
17 48 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
18 45 (21.63%) Unit Testing
18 45 (21.63%) Degree
19 43 (20.67%) XML
20 41 (19.71%) OO
20 41 (19.71%) TDD
20 41 (19.71%) jQuery
21 40 (19.23%) Oracle
21 40 (19.23%) T-SQL
22 37 (17.79%) WPF

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 15 (7.21%) SharePoint
2 12 (5.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (4.33%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (2.40%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (1.92%) IIS
5 4 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.96%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.96%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (4.81%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.85%) MS Visio
3 7 (3.37%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (2.88%) InfoPath
4 6 (2.88%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 52 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (10.58%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (7.21%) Office 365
4 11 (5.29%) SaaS
5 7 (3.37%) NuGet
6 4 (1.92%) OpenShift
7 3 (1.44%) GitHub
7 3 (1.44%) npm
7 3 (1.44%) Yammer
8 2 (0.96%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.48%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.44%) Intranet
2 1 (0.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (52.88%) SQL Server
2 29 (13.94%) Oracle Database
3 24 (11.54%) Oracle Database 10g
4 22 (10.58%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (9.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 19 (9.13%) SQL Server 2016
6 10 (4.81%) Azure SQL Database
6 10 (4.81%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (2.40%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.40%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.92%) MySQL
9 4 (1.92%) QlikView
10 2 (0.96%) Power BI
10 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (17.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 25 (12.02%) MSTest
3 25 (12.02%) Ranorex
4 17 (8.17%) Visual Studio Team System
5 15 (7.21%) Moq
6 14 (6.73%) Selenium
7 13 (6.25%) SpecFlow
7 13 (6.25%) WebDriver
8 10 (4.81%) NUnit
8 10 (4.81%) TeamCity
9 9 (4.33%) JIRA
10 7 (3.37%) Jenkins
10 7 (3.37%) Subversion
11 6 (2.88%) Axure RP
11 6 (2.88%) MSBuild
11 6 (2.88%) TestComplete
11 6 (2.88%) Vagrant
12 5 (2.40%) Microsoft Blend
12 5 (2.40%) TestPartner
General
1 55 (26.44%) Finance
2 8 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.88%) Advertising
4 1 (0.48%) Billing
Job Titles
1 118 (56.73%) Developer
2 62 (29.81%) C# Developer
3 57 (27.40%) .NET Developer
4 51 (24.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 42 (20.19%) Software Developer
6 30 (14.42%) .NET Software Developer
6 30 (14.42%) C# Software Developer
7 28 (13.46%) Architect
8 24 (11.54%) Software Engineer
9 20 (9.62%) Senior Developer
9 20 (9.62%) SQL Developer
10 15 (7.21%) Analyst
10 15 (7.21%) Senior Software Engineer
10 15 (7.21%) Solutions Architect
11 12 (5.77%) QA Engineer
12 11 (5.29%) QA Leader
12 11 (5.29%) SharePoint Developer
13 10 (4.81%) C# Software Engineer
13 10 (4.81%) Digital Developer
13 10 (4.81%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (76.44%) .NET
2 73 (35.10%) CSS
3 71 (34.13%) HTML
4 59 (28.37%) .NET Framework
5 55 (26.44%) WCF
6 50 (24.04%) ASP.NET
7 48 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 43 (20.67%) XML
9 41 (19.71%) jQuery
10 37 (17.79%) WPF
11 33 (15.87%) AngularJS
12 25 (12.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 24 (11.54%) JSON
14 23 (11.06%) Ajax
14 23 (11.06%) Web Services
15 19 (9.13%) REST
15 19 (9.13%) SOAP
16 18 (8.65%) ASP.NET Web API
17 16 (7.69%) NHibernate
18 14 (6.73%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 24 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 19 (9.13%) W3C
4 17 (8.17%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (6.25%) Algorithms
5 13 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (4.81%) User Experience
7 9 (4.33%) NHS
7 9 (4.33%) Reinsurance
8 6 (2.88%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.96%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.96%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.48%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 34 (16.35%) Windows
2 7 (3.37%) Windows Server
3 6 (2.88%) Linux
4 4 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (1.92%) Windows 8
5 3 (1.44%) Unix
6 1 (0.48%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (50.96%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (37.02%) MVC
3 67 (32.21%) SDLC
4 60 (28.85%) Software Engineering
5 59 (28.37%) Test Automation
6 50 (24.04%) Problem-Solving
6 50 (24.04%) Scrum
7 45 (21.63%) Unit Testing
8 41 (19.71%) OO
8 41 (19.71%) TDD
9 34 (16.35%) OOD
10 23 (11.06%) ITIL
10 23 (11.06%) SOA
11 22 (10.58%) Data Modelling
11 22 (10.58%) Project Management
12 21 (10.10%) Mentoring
12 21 (10.10%) Web Development
13 20 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (9.62%) SOLID
14 19 (9.13%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 160 (76.92%) C#
2 92 (44.23%) SQL
3 89 (42.79%) JavaScript
4 40 (19.23%) T-SQL
5 25 (12.02%) VB.NET
6 24 (11.54%) PL/SQL
7 14 (6.73%) Python
8 13 (6.25%) XAML
9 12 (5.77%) C++
10 8 (3.85%) Java
11 5 (2.40%) ANSI SQL
11 5 (2.40%) VB
11 5 (2.40%) VB6
12 4 (1.92%) C
12 4 (1.92%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.92%) VBA
13 1 (0.48%) PHP
Qualifications
1 45 (21.63%) Degree
2 21 (10.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (9.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 14 (6.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.96%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (17.79%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (3.37%) Docker
2 4 (1.92%) LXC
3 3 (1.44%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.44%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.44%) KVM
3 3 (1.44%) VirtualBox
3 3 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.44%) Xen
4 2 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (6.73%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.88%) Puppet
4 4 (1.92%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.44%) Ansible
Vendors
1 104 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 40 (19.23%) Oracle
3 9 (4.33%) Google
4 8 (3.85%) TOWER Software
5 4 (1.92%) Civica
6 3 (1.44%) VMware
7 2 (0.96%) BMC
8 1 (0.48%) Adobe