Period
to 20 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 111 99
Rank change year-on-year +32 -12 -36
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 229 177 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.69% 2.69% 3.06%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.47% 16.03% 20.14%
Number of salaries quoted 208 164 300
Surrey median annual salary £53,000 £46,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.22% -8.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £64,125
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -

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 1311 1104 1311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 21.13% 16.78% 15.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1131 995 1212
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 20 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 20 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 +6 60 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Woking +22 36 £40,000 -15.79% 4
Egham +7 32 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Staines +23 22 £67,500 -
Guildford -6 18 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Leatherhead -9 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 +5 3 £38,500 -14.44%
Dorking - 3 £65,000 -
Camberley - 2 £47,500 -
Visual Studio
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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.

1 186 (81.22%) C#
2 158 (69.00%) .NET
3 155 (67.69%) SQL
4 125 (54.59%) SQL Server
5 110 (48.03%) JavaScript
6 103 (44.98%) Agile Software Development
7 95 (41.48%) TDD
8 93 (40.61%) Microsoft
9 92 (40.17%) T-SQL
10 90 (39.30%) HTML
11 83 (36.24%) Finance
12 82 (35.81%) MVC
13 75 (32.75%) ASP.NET
14 72 (31.44%) SDLC
15 64 (27.95%) .NET Framework
16 63 (27.51%) CSS
17 62 (27.07%) Continuous Integration
18 60 (26.20%) WCF
19 59 (25.76%) Scrum
20 55 (24.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 52 (22.71%) Test Automation
22 50 (21.83%) XML
23 47 (20.52%) VB.NET
24 44 (19.21%) Microsoft Azure
25 42 (18.34%) HTML5
25 42 (18.34%) BizTalk Server
26 40 (17.47%) OO
26 40 (17.47%) SOLID
27 38 (16.59%) AngularJS
27 38 (16.59%) 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 42 (18.34%) BizTalk Server
2 14 (6.11%) IIS
3 11 (4.80%) Umbraco
4 9 (3.93%) CMS
5 5 (2.18%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.31%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 21 (9.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 21 (9.17%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (4.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (19.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (8.30%) IaaS
2 19 (8.30%) PaaS
3 9 (3.93%) SaaS
4 6 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.31%) Office 365
6 1 (0.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.93%) RS-232
1 9 (3.93%) RS-422
1 9 (3.93%) RS-485
2 3 (1.31%) Internet
3 2 (0.87%) POP3
3 2 (0.87%) SMTP
3 2 (0.87%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (54.59%) SQL Server
2 55 (24.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 35 (15.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (11.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (6.11%) NoSQL
6 12 (5.24%) Azure SQL Database
7 11 (4.80%) Oracle Database
8 10 (4.37%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (3.93%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (3.93%) SQL Server 2016
10 8 (3.49%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (3.06%) WhereScape RED
12 3 (1.31%) MySQL
12 3 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
14 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 35 (15.28%) Selenium
2 34 (14.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (10.48%) NUnit
4 20 (8.73%) T4 Templates
4 20 (8.73%) WebDriver
4 20 (8.73%) WiX
5 13 (5.68%) Visual Studio Team System
6 9 (3.93%) Eclipse
7 8 (3.49%) MSTest
7 8 (3.49%) PyCharm
8 6 (2.62%) JIRA
9 5 (2.18%) Subversion
10 4 (1.75%) Clang
10 4 (1.75%) GCC
10 4 (1.75%) Git (software)
10 4 (1.75%) SpecFlow
10 4 (1.75%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.75%) TestComplete
11 3 (1.31%) Protractor
11 3 (1.31%) VersionOne
General
1 83 (36.24%) Finance
2 20 (8.73%) Financial Institution
3 8 (3.49%) Marketing
4 5 (2.18%) Banking
4 5 (2.18%) Publishing
4 5 (2.18%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.75%) Aerospace
5 4 (1.75%) Automotive
6 2 (0.87%) Advertising
7 1 (0.44%) Games
7 1 (0.44%) Legal
7 1 (0.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 133 (58.08%) Developer
2 91 (39.74%) .NET Developer
3 66 (28.82%) C# Developer
4 57 (24.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (13.54%) BizTalk Developer
6 26 (11.35%) Senior Developer
7 24 (10.48%) SSIS Developer
8 22 (9.61%) Analyst
9 20 (8.73%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 20 (8.73%) Test Analyst
9 20 (8.73%) VB.NET Developer
10 19 (8.30%) Azure Engineer
10 19 (8.30%) Software Engineer
11 18 (7.86%) Senior .NET Developer
12 16 (6.99%) Software Developer
13 15 (6.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 14 (6.11%) Automation Test Analyst
15 13 (5.68%) Architect
15 13 (5.68%) ASP.NET Developer
15 13 (5.68%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (69.00%) .NET
2 90 (39.30%) HTML
3 75 (32.75%) ASP.NET
4 64 (27.95%) .NET Framework
5 63 (27.51%) CSS
6 60 (26.20%) WCF
7 50 (21.83%) XML
8 42 (18.34%) HTML5
9 38 (16.59%) AngularJS
9 38 (16.59%) WPF
10 35 (15.28%) jQuery
11 30 (13.10%) WF
12 29 (12.66%) ASP.NET MVC
13 27 (11.79%) Entity Framework
14 21 (9.17%) XSLT
15 18 (7.86%) Web Services
16 17 (7.42%) Ajax
17 15 (6.55%) ASP.NET Web API
18 14 (6.11%) REST
19 13 (5.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.54%) Clustering
2 19 (8.30%) Data Centre
2 19 (8.30%) Public Cloud
3 14 (6.11%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.37%) W3C
5 8 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.49%) N-Tier
6 7 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.87%) iPad
8 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (8.30%) Windows
2 9 (3.93%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.18%) Linux
4 2 (0.87%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.87%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.44%) FreeBSD
5 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (44.98%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (41.48%) TDD
3 82 (35.81%) MVC
4 72 (31.44%) SDLC
5 62 (27.07%) Continuous Integration
6 59 (25.76%) Scrum
7 52 (22.71%) Test Automation
8 40 (17.47%) OO
8 40 (17.47%) SOLID
9 34 (14.85%) ETL
10 33 (14.41%) Unit Testing
11 32 (13.97%) DevOps
11 32 (13.97%) Mobile Development
12 31 (13.54%) Requirements Analysis
13 28 (12.23%) Test Scripting
14 27 (11.79%) Software Engineering
14 27 (11.79%) Web Development
15 26 (11.35%) SOA
16 19 (8.30%) Server Building
17 18 (7.86%) Acceptance Criteria
Programming Languages
1 186 (81.22%) C#
2 155 (67.69%) SQL
3 110 (48.03%) JavaScript
4 92 (40.17%) T-SQL
5 47 (20.52%) VB.NET
6 28 (12.23%) Python
7 25 (10.92%) Java
8 24 (10.48%) Perl
9 23 (10.04%) PowerShell
10 19 (8.30%) Bash Shell
10 19 (8.30%) C++
10 19 (8.30%) PHP
11 13 (5.68%) C
12 9 (3.93%) Embedded C
13 8 (3.49%) Assembly Language
13 8 (3.49%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.75%) R
15 2 (0.87%) XAML
16 1 (0.44%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (13.54%) Degree
2 19 (8.30%) MCSD
2 19 (8.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (4.37%) ISTQB
3 10 (4.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.75%) ISEB
5 3 (1.31%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (1.31%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.87%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.44%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.44%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (12.23%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (8.30%) Active Directory
1 19 (8.30%) Hyper-V
1 19 (8.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.93%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (8.73%) Opscode Chef
1 20 (8.73%) Puppet
2 19 (8.30%) SCCM
3 12 (5.24%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.31%) SQL Sentry
5 1 (0.44%) Ansible
5 1 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 93 (40.61%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.30%) VMware
3 11 (4.80%) Oracle
4 9 (3.93%) TOWER Software
5 4 (1.75%) Google
6 3 (1.31%) HP
7 1 (0.44%) BMC
7 1 (0.44%) CA
7 1 (0.44%) Sitecore