Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
South East > Surrey
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 114 103
Rank change year-on-year +35 -11 -42
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 226 179 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.64% 2.67% 2.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.29% 16.03% 19.77%
Number of salaries quoted 205 166 290
Surrey median annual salary £53,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.78% -10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £63,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.49% +4.71% -

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 1307 1117 1305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 21.07% 16.65% 15.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1125 1008 1207
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 58 £53,000 +17.78% 2
Woking +19 34 £40,000 -15.79% 1
Egham +8 32 £60,000 +9.09%
Staines +25 22 £67,500 -
Guildford -4 18 £32,500 -18.75%
Leatherhead -6 10 £45,500 -9.00%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 9 £40,000 -
Redhill - 7 £50,000 -
Walton-on-Thames +12 4 £50,000 +5.26%
Epsom +5 4 £55,000 +15.79%
Horley - 4 £47,500 -
Chertsey +4 3 £38,500 -14.44%
Dorking - 3 £65,000 -
Camberley - 2 £47,500 -
Visual Studio
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 185 (81.86%) C#
2 156 (69.03%) .NET
3 153 (67.70%) SQL
4 120 (53.10%) SQL Server
5 108 (47.79%) JavaScript
6 102 (45.13%) Agile Software Development
7 94 (41.59%) TDD
8 91 (40.27%) T-SQL
8 91 (40.27%) Microsoft
9 87 (38.50%) HTML
10 81 (35.84%) Finance
11 80 (35.40%) MVC
12 74 (32.74%) ASP.NET
13 70 (30.97%) SDLC
14 64 (28.32%) .NET Framework
14 64 (28.32%) Continuous Integration
15 60 (26.55%) CSS
16 59 (26.11%) Scrum
17 58 (25.66%) WCF
18 56 (24.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 50 (22.12%) Test Automation
20 49 (21.68%) XML
21 48 (21.24%) VB.NET
22 42 (18.58%) Microsoft Azure
22 42 (18.58%) HTML5
23 41 (18.14%) BizTalk Server
24 40 (17.70%) SOLID
25 39 (17.26%) OO
26 38 (16.81%) WPF
27 36 (15.93%) AngularJS

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 41 (18.14%) BizTalk Server
2 14 (6.19%) IIS
3 11 (4.87%) Umbraco
4 9 (3.98%) CMS
5 5 (2.21%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 22 (9.73%) Microsoft Excel
1 22 (9.73%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (3.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (18.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (8.41%) IaaS
2 19 (8.41%) PaaS
3 9 (3.98%) SaaS
4 5 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.33%) Office 365
6 1 (0.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.98%) RS-232
1 9 (3.98%) RS-422
1 9 (3.98%) RS-485
2 3 (1.33%) Internet
3 2 (0.88%) POP3
3 2 (0.88%) SMTP
3 2 (0.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (53.10%) SQL Server
2 56 (24.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 35 (15.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (11.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (5.31%) NoSQL
6 11 (4.87%) Oracle Database
7 10 (4.42%) Azure SQL Database
7 10 (4.42%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (3.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (3.98%) SQL Server 2016
9 8 (3.54%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (3.10%) WhereScape RED
11 3 (1.33%) MySQL
11 3 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 33 (14.60%) Selenium
2 31 (13.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (10.62%) NUnit
4 21 (9.29%) T4 Templates
4 21 (9.29%) WiX
5 20 (8.85%) WebDriver
6 11 (4.87%) Visual Studio Team System
7 10 (4.42%) Eclipse
8 8 (3.54%) MSTest
8 8 (3.54%) PyCharm
9 7 (3.10%) JIRA
10 6 (2.65%) Subversion
11 5 (2.21%) Git (software)
12 4 (1.77%) Clang
12 4 (1.77%) GCC
12 4 (1.77%) SpecFlow
12 4 (1.77%) TeamCity
12 4 (1.77%) TestComplete
13 3 (1.33%) Protractor
13 3 (1.33%) VersionOne
General
1 81 (35.84%) Finance
2 21 (9.29%) Financial Institution
3 8 (3.54%) Marketing
4 5 (2.21%) Banking
4 5 (2.21%) Publishing
4 5 (2.21%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.77%) Aerospace
5 4 (1.77%) Automotive
6 2 (0.88%) Advertising
7 1 (0.44%) Games
7 1 (0.44%) Legal
7 1 (0.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 133 (58.85%) Developer
2 91 (40.27%) .NET Developer
3 67 (29.65%) C# Developer
4 58 (25.66%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (13.72%) BizTalk Developer
6 25 (11.06%) Senior Developer
7 24 (10.62%) SSIS Developer
8 21 (9.29%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 21 (9.29%) VB.NET Developer
9 20 (8.85%) Analyst
9 20 (8.85%) Software Engineer
10 19 (8.41%) Azure Engineer
11 18 (7.96%) Test Analyst
12 17 (7.52%) Senior .NET Developer
13 16 (7.08%) Software Developer
14 14 (6.19%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 13 (5.75%) ASP.NET Developer
15 13 (5.75%) Automation Test Analyst
16 11 (4.87%) Architect
16 11 (4.87%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (69.03%) .NET
2 87 (38.50%) HTML
3 74 (32.74%) ASP.NET
4 64 (28.32%) .NET Framework
5 60 (26.55%) CSS
6 58 (25.66%) WCF
7 49 (21.68%) XML
8 42 (18.58%) HTML5
9 38 (16.81%) WPF
10 36 (15.93%) AngularJS
11 35 (15.49%) jQuery
12 31 (13.72%) WF
13 28 (12.39%) ASP.NET MVC
13 28 (12.39%) Entity Framework
14 22 (9.73%) XSLT
15 18 (7.96%) Web Services
16 17 (7.52%) Ajax
17 13 (5.75%) ASP.NET Web API
17 13 (5.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 12 (5.31%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.72%) Clustering
2 19 (8.41%) Data Centre
2 19 (8.41%) Public Cloud
3 14 (6.19%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.42%) W3C
5 8 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.54%) N-Tier
6 7 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.88%) iPad
8 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.85%) Windows
2 9 (3.98%) Windows Server
3 6 (2.65%) Linux
4 2 (0.88%) FreeBSD
4 2 (0.88%) Mac OS X
4 2 (0.88%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.88%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (45.13%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (41.59%) TDD
3 80 (35.40%) MVC
4 70 (30.97%) SDLC
5 64 (28.32%) Continuous Integration
6 59 (26.11%) Scrum
7 50 (22.12%) Test Automation
8 40 (17.70%) SOLID
9 39 (17.26%) OO
10 34 (15.04%) ETL
10 34 (15.04%) Unit Testing
11 33 (14.60%) Mobile Development
12 31 (13.72%) Requirements Analysis
13 30 (13.27%) DevOps
14 28 (12.39%) Software Engineering
15 27 (11.95%) Test Scripting
16 24 (10.62%) SOA
16 24 (10.62%) Web Development
17 19 (8.41%) Server Building
18 18 (7.96%) Acceptance Criteria
Programming Languages
1 185 (81.86%) C#
2 153 (67.70%) SQL
3 108 (47.79%) JavaScript
4 91 (40.27%) T-SQL
5 48 (21.24%) VB.NET
6 29 (12.83%) Python
7 26 (11.50%) Java
8 25 (11.06%) Perl
9 24 (10.62%) PowerShell
10 20 (8.85%) C++
11 19 (8.41%) Bash Shell
11 19 (8.41%) PHP
12 14 (6.19%) C
13 9 (3.98%) Embedded C
14 8 (3.54%) Assembly Language
14 8 (3.54%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.77%) R
16 2 (0.88%) XAML
17 1 (0.44%) TypeScript
17 1 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (13.72%) Degree
2 19 (8.41%) MCSD
2 19 (8.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (4.42%) ISTQB
3 10 (4.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.77%) ISEB
4 4 (1.77%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.33%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.88%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.88%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.44%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (11.50%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (8.41%) Active Directory
1 19 (8.41%) Hyper-V
1 19 (8.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.98%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (8.85%) Opscode Chef
1 20 (8.85%) Puppet
2 19 (8.41%) SCCM
3 12 (5.31%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.33%) SQL Sentry
5 1 (0.44%) Ansible
5 1 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 91 (40.27%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.41%) VMware
3 11 (4.87%) Oracle
4 9 (3.98%) TOWER Software
5 3 (1.33%) Google
5 3 (1.33%) HP
6 1 (0.44%) BMC
6 1 (0.44%) CA
6 1 (0.44%) Sitecore