Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
South East > Surrey
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 96 115
Rank change year-on-year +46 +19 +4
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 254 187 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 5.01% 3.16% 2.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.15% 15.37% 16.12%
Number of salaries quoted 250 170 168
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £53,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.66% +11.58% -5.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £61,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -3.41% +3.53%

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 1,010 1,217 1,166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 19.91% 20.55% 16.79%
Number of salaries quoted 917 1,051 1,047
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £66,250
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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +23 87 £55,000 +3.77% 1
Leatherhead +37 58 £50,000 +9.89% 5
Woking +17 17 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Horley +5 12 £50,000 +11.11%
Egham +15 10 £51,250 -14.58% 2
Camberley +3 7 £62,500 +31.58% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames -5 6 £40,000 -
Chertsey +3 3 £50,000 +29.87% 2
Epsom +1 3 £32,500 -40.91%
Redhill +12 2 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Dorking +11 2 £30,000 -53.85%
Guildford -17 2 £41,875 +28.85% 3
Weybridge -11 1 £42,500 -19.05%
Virginia Water - 1 £55,000 -
Caterham - 1 £50,000 -
Visual Studio
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 214 (84.25%) C#
2 198 (77.95%) .NET
3 143 (56.30%) Agile Software Development
4 124 (48.82%) Microsoft
5 104 (40.94%) SQL Server
6 101 (39.76%) Test Automation
7 94 (37.01%) Microsoft Azure
8 90 (35.43%) SQL
9 87 (34.25%) Scrum
9 87 (34.25%) Unit Testing
10 86 (33.86%) Finance
11 85 (33.46%) Software Engineering
12 79 (31.10%) JavaScript
13 70 (27.56%) Continuous Integration
14 67 (26.38%) MSTest
14 67 (26.38%) Ranorex
15 65 (25.59%) MVC
16 61 (24.02%) QA
17 58 (22.83%) SDLC
18 57 (22.44%) CSS
19 56 (22.05%) HTML
20 54 (21.26%) ASP.NET
20 54 (21.26%) Git (software)
21 51 (20.08%) Windows
22 50 (19.69%) .NET Framework
23 49 (19.29%) TDD
23 49 (19.29%) HP Quality Center
23 49 (19.29%) Moq
23 49 (19.29%) Defect Management
24 47 (18.50%) Team Foundation Server

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 23 (9.06%) SharePoint
2 22 (8.66%) IIS
3 15 (5.91%) Apache Spark
3 15 (5.91%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (3.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (1.97%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.39%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 8 (3.15%) OmniGraffle
2 6 (2.36%) InfoPath
3 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 94 (37.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (16.54%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (6.69%) SaaS
4 13 (5.12%) Office 365
5 11 (4.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (3.15%) GitHub
6 8 (3.15%) npm
7 7 (2.76%) NuGet
8 4 (1.57%) OpenShift
9 3 (1.18%) Yammer
10 2 (0.79%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.39%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.33%) Internet
2 3 (1.18%) Intranet
3 1 (0.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (40.94%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (5.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (5.51%) Oracle Database
4 14 (5.51%) Oracle Database 10g
4 14 (5.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (5.51%) SQL Server 2016
5 12 (4.72%) Azure SQL Database
6 11 (4.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (4.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.57%) QlikView
9 3 (1.18%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.79%) Power BI
10 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.39%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.39%) MySQL
11 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 67 (26.38%) MSTest
1 67 (26.38%) Ranorex
2 54 (21.26%) Git (software)
3 49 (19.29%) Moq
4 47 (18.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (7.87%) Visual Studio Team System
6 19 (7.48%) Octopus Deploy
7 15 (5.91%) MSBuild
7 15 (5.91%) TeamCity
8 13 (5.12%) JIRA
9 11 (4.33%) Chocolatey
9 11 (4.33%) Vagrant
10 9 (3.54%) Subversion
11 8 (3.15%) Artifactory
11 8 (3.15%) Axure RP
11 8 (3.15%) Mercurial
11 8 (3.15%) Selenium
11 8 (3.15%) SonarQube
12 5 (1.97%) NUnit
12 5 (1.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 86 (33.86%) Finance
2 6 (2.36%) Advertising
3 4 (1.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.79%) Aerospace
4 2 (0.79%) Billing
5 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 141 (55.51%) Developer
2 63 (24.80%) C# Developer
3 61 (24.02%) .NET Developer
4 60 (23.62%) Software Developer
5 47 (18.50%) QA Engineer
6 45 (17.72%) C# .NET Developer
7 39 (15.35%) .NET Software Developer
8 38 (14.96%) C# Software Developer
9 33 (12.99%) QA Leader
10 29 (11.42%) Architect
10 29 (11.42%) Test Engineer
11 28 (11.02%) QA Test Engineer
12 23 (9.06%) Software Engineer
13 22 (8.66%) Microsoft Engineer
14 19 (7.48%) Lead Architect
15 17 (6.69%) Developer in Test
15 17 (6.69%) Senior Developer
16 16 (6.30%) C++ Developer
16 16 (6.30%) Senior Software Engineer
16 16 (6.30%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (77.95%) .NET
2 57 (22.44%) CSS
3 56 (22.05%) HTML
4 54 (21.26%) ASP.NET
5 50 (19.69%) .NET Framework
6 45 (17.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 45 (17.72%) WCF
7 41 (16.14%) Velocity
8 37 (14.57%) WPF
9 35 (13.78%) AngularJS
10 33 (12.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 32 (12.60%) XML
12 29 (11.42%) JSON
13 23 (9.06%) jQuery
13 23 (9.06%) Web Services
14 19 (7.48%) REST
14 19 (7.48%) WinForms
15 15 (5.91%) SOAP
16 11 (4.33%) X-Windows
17 9 (3.54%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 41 (16.14%) Reinsurance
2 25 (9.84%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (8.66%) Greenfield Project
4 16 (6.30%) Algorithms
5 14 (5.51%) Computer Science
5 14 (5.51%) W3C
6 13 (5.12%) User Experience
7 11 (4.33%) Data Centre
7 11 (4.33%) Linux Command Line
7 11 (4.33%) Management Information System
7 11 (4.33%) Public Cloud
8 7 (2.76%) NHS
9 3 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.79%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.39%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.39%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 51 (20.08%) Windows
2 30 (11.81%) Linux
3 16 (6.30%) Windows Server
4 15 (5.91%) Windows 8
5 13 (5.12%) Windows 10
6 11 (4.33%) Windows 7
6 11 (4.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (2.76%) Android
7 7 (2.76%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (56.30%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (39.76%) Test Automation
3 87 (34.25%) Scrum
3 87 (34.25%) Unit Testing
4 85 (33.46%) Software Engineering
5 70 (27.56%) Continuous Integration
6 65 (25.59%) MVC
7 58 (22.83%) SDLC
8 49 (19.29%) Defect Management
8 49 (19.29%) TDD
9 44 (17.32%) Refactoring
10 43 (16.93%) SOLID
11 41 (16.14%) Risk Management
12 34 (13.39%) Problem-Solving
13 32 (12.60%) OO
14 30 (11.81%) Acceptance Criteria
14 30 (11.81%) Non-Functional Testing
14 30 (11.81%) OOD
14 30 (11.81%) User Stories
15 29 (11.42%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 214 (84.25%) C#
2 90 (35.43%) SQL
3 79 (31.10%) JavaScript
4 27 (10.63%) C++
5 19 (7.48%) T-SQL
6 17 (6.69%) Python
7 16 (6.30%) Java
8 15 (5.91%) PowerShell
9 14 (5.51%) PL/SQL
10 9 (3.54%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.79%) Ada
11 2 (0.79%) C
11 2 (0.79%) XAML
12 1 (0.39%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (9.06%) Degree
2 12 (4.72%) Computer Science Degree
2 12 (4.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 6 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.97%) ISEB
5 2 (0.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (24.02%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (5.91%) LXC
2 14 (5.51%) Active Directory
2 14 (5.51%) Hyper-V
2 14 (5.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.33%) Docker
4 3 (1.18%) KVM
4 3 (1.18%) VirtualBox
4 3 (1.18%) Xen
5 2 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 49 (19.29%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (4.72%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (4.33%) Puppet
4 8 (3.15%) Ansible
5 4 (1.57%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 124 (48.82%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.06%) Oracle
3 14 (5.51%) VMware
4 4 (1.57%) Civica
5 1 (0.39%) Google