Period
to 18 July 2019

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 18 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 94 67 124
Rank change year-on-year -27 +57 -6
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 134 203 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.10% 3.87% 2.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.83% 18.87% 13.44%
Number of salaries quoted 118 209 129
Surrey median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £37,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +1.16%

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 796 1,076 997
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 18.39% 20.53% 17.63%
Number of salaries quoted 715 937 879
Surrey median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £63,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 18 July 2019.

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 18 July 2019. 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 0 50 £60,000 +11.11% 11
Leatherhead +2 27 £55,000 +25.00% 2
Esher - 9 £37,500 -
Woking -16 7 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Farnham - 6 £37,500 - 1
Redhill +6 5 £60,000 - 3
Chertsey -3 5 £50,000 +29.87%
Guildford +2 4 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Staines - 3 £50,000 - 4
Walton-on-Thames - 2 £50,000 - 1
Weybridge +6 1 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Epsom +5 1 £55,000 +12.82% 1
Egham 0 1 £45,000 -
Visual Studio
South East

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, 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.

1 124 (92.54%) C#
2 119 (88.81%) .NET
3 80 (59.70%) Agile Software Development
4 70 (52.24%) SQL
5 62 (46.27%) Microsoft
6 59 (44.03%) Scrum
6 59 (44.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 59 (44.03%) Microsoft Azure
7 57 (42.54%) .NET Framework
7 57 (42.54%) SQL Server
8 42 (31.34%) TDD
9 41 (30.60%) ASP.NET
10 40 (29.85%) MVC
11 38 (28.36%) Test Automation
12 37 (27.61%) Finance
13 35 (26.12%) JavaScript
13 35 (26.12%) ASP.NET MVC
14 34 (25.37%) Unit Testing
15 33 (24.63%) JSON
16 31 (23.13%) Windows
16 31 (23.13%) AngularJS
17 29 (21.64%) SDLC
18 28 (20.90%) Software Engineering
19 27 (20.15%) HTML
19 27 (20.15%) CSS
19 27 (20.15%) IIS
20 26 (19.40%) SOLID
21 25 (18.66%) .NET Core
21 25 (18.66%) Linux
22 24 (17.91%) Amazon AWS

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 27 (20.15%) IIS
2 20 (14.93%) SharePoint
2 20 (14.93%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.75%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.49%) Maya
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 59 (44.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (17.91%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (14.93%) Azure Active Directory
4 11 (8.21%) SaaS
5 3 (2.24%) Office 365
6 2 (1.49%) Apigee
6 2 (1.49%) IaaS
6 2 (1.49%) PaaS
7 1 (0.75%) Amazon Alexa
7 1 (0.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.67%) Internet
2 3 (2.24%) HTTP
2 3 (2.24%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.49%) BIG-IP
3 2 (1.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.75%) 5G
4 1 (0.75%) DNS
4 1 (0.75%) Firewall
4 1 (0.75%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.75%) VoIP
4 1 (0.75%) WAN
4 1 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (42.54%) SQL Server
2 20 (14.93%) Azure SQL Database
2 20 (14.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 20 (14.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 20 (14.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (6.72%) SQL Server 2016
3 9 (6.72%) SQL Server 2017
4 2 (1.49%) MySQL
4 2 (1.49%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 59 (44.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (16.42%) Visual Studio Team System
3 21 (15.67%) Moq
4 20 (14.93%) MSTest
4 20 (14.93%) Ranorex
4 20 (14.93%) Visual Studio Coded UI
5 17 (12.69%) Git (software)
6 10 (7.46%) ReSharper
7 7 (5.22%) Chocolatey
8 5 (3.73%) JIRA
9 4 (2.99%) TestRail
10 3 (2.24%) MSBuild
10 3 (2.24%) NUnit
10 3 (2.24%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (2.24%) Selenium
11 2 (1.49%) Jenkins
11 2 (1.49%) Rhino Mocks
11 2 (1.49%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.75%) SpecFlow
General
1 37 (27.61%) Finance
2 5 (3.73%) Financial Institution
3 4 (2.99%) Retail
4 3 (2.24%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.49%) Back Office
5 2 (1.49%) Electronics
5 2 (1.49%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.49%) Marketing
6 1 (0.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 86 (64.18%) Developer
2 33 (24.63%) .NET Developer
3 31 (23.13%) C# Developer
4 18 (13.43%) Cloud Engineer
5 15 (11.19%) Software Developer
6 11 (8.21%) Junior
6 11 (8.21%) Junior Developer
7 10 (7.46%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (7.46%) QA Engineer
7 10 (7.46%) QA Leader
8 9 (6.72%) Senior Developer
8 9 (6.72%) Web Developer
9 8 (5.97%) Junior Web Developer
10 7 (5.22%) Senior .NET Developer
11 6 (4.48%) C# Software Developer
11 6 (4.48%) Operations Engineer
11 6 (4.48%) Tester
12 5 (3.73%) CloudOps Engineer
12 5 (3.73%) Lead Architect
12 5 (3.73%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (88.81%) .NET
2 57 (42.54%) .NET Framework
3 41 (30.60%) ASP.NET
4 35 (26.12%) ASP.NET MVC
5 33 (24.63%) JSON
6 31 (23.13%) AngularJS
7 27 (20.15%) CSS
7 27 (20.15%) HTML
8 25 (18.66%) .NET Core
9 23 (17.16%) WCF
10 20 (14.93%) X-Windows
11 19 (14.18%) HTML5
11 19 (14.18%) jQuery
12 16 (11.94%) Entity Framework
13 12 (8.96%) REST
14 11 (8.21%) WPF
15 9 (6.72%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 9 (6.72%) XML
16 8 (5.97%) ASP.NET Web API
16 8 (5.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.93%) Linux Command Line
2 19 (14.18%) Management Information System
3 12 (8.96%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (7.46%) Data Centre
4 10 (7.46%) Public Cloud
5 7 (5.22%) User Experience
6 5 (3.73%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.75%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.75%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 31 (23.13%) Windows
2 25 (18.66%) Linux
3 23 (17.16%) Windows Server
3 23 (17.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (15.67%) Windows 10
5 20 (14.93%) Windows 7
5 20 (14.93%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.75%) Unix
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (59.70%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (44.03%) Scrum
3 42 (31.34%) TDD
4 40 (29.85%) MVC
5 38 (28.36%) Test Automation
6 34 (25.37%) Unit Testing
7 29 (21.64%) SDLC
8 28 (20.90%) Software Engineering
9 26 (19.40%) SOLID
10 23 (17.16%) DevOps
11 22 (16.42%) Problem-Solving
12 20 (14.93%) Defect Management
12 20 (14.93%) SDET
13 18 (13.43%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (13.43%) OO
14 16 (11.94%) OOP
15 13 (9.70%) Mentoring
15 13 (9.70%) Web Development
16 12 (8.96%) CQRS
16 12 (8.96%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 124 (92.54%) C#
2 70 (52.24%) SQL
3 35 (26.12%) JavaScript
4 22 (16.42%) PowerShell
5 13 (9.70%) T-SQL
6 12 (8.96%) Python
7 7 (5.22%) VB.NET
8 6 (4.48%) Java
9 4 (2.99%) C++
10 2 (1.49%) ANSI SQL
10 2 (1.49%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.49%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.49%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.75%) C
11 1 (0.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (1.49%) Degree
1 2 (1.49%) ISTQB
1 2 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.75%) DBS Check
2 1 (0.75%) HNC
2 1 (0.75%) HND
2 1 (0.75%) MCSA
2 1 (0.75%) MCSE
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.75%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (15.67%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.75%) PMO
System Software
1 23 (17.16%) Hyper-V
2 22 (16.42%) Active Directory
3 20 (14.93%) LXC
3 20 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.75%) DFS Replication
4 1 (0.75%) Firmware
4 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 22 (16.42%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.49%) Ansible
2 2 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.49%) Puppet
2 2 (1.49%) SCCM
2 2 (1.49%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 62 (46.27%) Microsoft
2 20 (14.93%) VMware
3 6 (4.48%) Oracle
4 2 (1.49%) Adobe
4 2 (1.49%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.49%) Cisco
4 2 (1.49%) F5
4 2 (1.49%) SAP
4 2 (1.49%) Splunk
5 1 (0.75%) Dell
5 1 (0.75%) Google
5 1 (0.75%) MuleSoft