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

Microsoft Visual Studio
South East > Surrey
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 96 87
Rank change year-on-year +20 -9 -36
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 228 187 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.78% 3.17% 3.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.83% 18.61% 21.87%
Number of salaries quoted 206 179 317
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% -10.48% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.44% - +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 1,355 1,005 1,253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 22.47% 17.02% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,166 902 1,173
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £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 16 January 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 January 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 +17 62 £55,000 +22.22% 7
Woking +18 53 £40,000 -20.00% 4
Egham +6 28 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Staines +17 15 £67,500 -
Guildford -20 14 £32,500 -36.59% 5
Leatherhead +2 11 £45,500 -17.27% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 8 £40,000 - 1
Redhill - 7 £50,000 -
Chertsey +2 4 £38,500 -14.44%
Epsom -3 4 £55,000 +46.67%
Dorking +4 3 £65,000 +23.81%
Horley - 3 £50,000 -
Walton-on-Thames - 2 £50,000 -
Camberley - 1 £47,500 -
Weybridge - 1 £55,000 - 2
Visual Studio
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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.

1 192 (84.21%) C#
2 161 (70.61%) SQL
3 154 (67.54%) .NET
4 135 (59.21%) SQL Server
5 113 (49.56%) JavaScript
6 97 (42.54%) Agile Software Development
7 93 (40.79%) HTML
8 91 (39.91%) T-SQL
9 86 (37.72%) MVC
9 86 (37.72%) TDD
10 81 (35.53%) Finance
10 81 (35.53%) Microsoft
11 80 (35.09%) CSS
12 78 (34.21%) ASP.NET
13 76 (33.33%) SDLC
14 69 (30.26%) .NET Framework
14 69 (30.26%) Test Automation
15 59 (25.88%) WCF
16 55 (24.12%) Scrum
17 54 (23.68%) AngularJS
18 51 (22.37%) Selenium
19 50 (21.93%) OO
20 49 (21.49%) XML
21 48 (21.05%) jQuery
22 47 (20.61%) QA
23 46 (20.18%) Unit Testing
24 45 (19.74%) VB.NET
25 41 (17.98%) ASP.NET MVC
26 39 (17.11%) Microsoft Azure
27 38 (16.67%) Continuous Integration

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 33 (14.47%) BizTalk Server
2 14 (6.14%) IIS
3 13 (5.70%) CMS
4 11 (4.82%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.32%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (6.14%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.75%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 12 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 39 (17.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (5.70%) SaaS
3 12 (5.26%) IaaS
3 12 (5.26%) PaaS
4 7 (3.07%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (2.63%) Office 365
6 1 (0.44%) GitHub
6 1 (0.44%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.51%) RS-232
1 8 (3.51%) RS-422
1 8 (3.51%) RS-485
2 3 (1.32%) Internet
3 2 (0.88%) POP3
3 2 (0.88%) SMTP
3 2 (0.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (59.21%) SQL Server
2 37 (16.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (12.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (6.58%) NoSQL
6 14 (6.14%) Azure SQL Database
7 11 (4.82%) Oracle Database
8 10 (4.39%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (3.51%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (3.07%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (3.07%) SQL Server 2016
10 7 (3.07%) WhereScape RED
11 5 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.88%) MySQL
12 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.44%) Power BI
13 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 51 (22.37%) Selenium
2 33 (14.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (11.40%) WebDriver
4 21 (9.21%) NUnit
5 16 (7.02%) Eclipse
5 16 (7.02%) PyCharm
6 15 (6.58%) Visual Studio Team System
7 12 (5.26%) T4 Templates
7 12 (5.26%) WiX
8 5 (2.19%) MSTest
8 5 (2.19%) SpecFlow
9 4 (1.75%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.75%) TestComplete
10 3 (1.32%) JIRA
10 3 (1.32%) Rhino Mocks
10 3 (1.32%) TestPartner
10 3 (1.32%) VersionOne
11 2 (0.88%) Clang
11 2 (0.88%) GCC
11 2 (0.88%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 81 (35.53%) Finance
2 12 (5.26%) Financial Institution
3 7 (3.07%) Marketing
4 6 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.75%) Publishing
6 3 (1.32%) Advertising
7 2 (0.88%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.88%) Automotive
7 2 (0.88%) Banking
7 2 (0.88%) Legal
8 1 (0.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 122 (53.51%) Developer
2 82 (35.96%) .NET Developer
3 54 (23.68%) C# Developer
4 45 (19.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (13.60%) Senior Developer
6 25 (10.96%) Test Engineer
7 23 (10.09%) Software Engineer
8 21 (9.21%) Senior .NET Developer
8 21 (9.21%) Test Automation Engineer
9 20 (8.77%) Analyst
9 20 (8.77%) BizTalk Developer
10 19 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 17 (7.46%) Software Developer
12 15 (6.58%) Agile .NET Developer
12 15 (6.58%) Agile Developer
12 15 (6.58%) Architect
12 15 (6.58%) Senior Agile Developer
12 15 (6.58%) Solutions Architect
12 15 (6.58%) Test Analyst
12 15 (6.58%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (67.54%) .NET
2 93 (40.79%) HTML
3 80 (35.09%) CSS
4 78 (34.21%) ASP.NET
5 69 (30.26%) .NET Framework
6 59 (25.88%) WCF
7 54 (23.68%) AngularJS
8 49 (21.49%) XML
9 48 (21.05%) jQuery
10 41 (17.98%) ASP.NET MVC
11 34 (14.91%) WPF
12 31 (13.60%) HTML5
13 25 (10.96%) Ajax
14 23 (10.09%) WF
15 20 (8.77%) XSLT
16 19 (8.33%) REST
17 18 (7.89%) Web Services
18 17 (7.46%) Entity Framework
19 16 (7.02%) ASP.NET Web API
20 15 (6.58%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.77%) Clustering
2 15 (6.58%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 12 (5.26%) Public Cloud
4 11 (4.82%) Computer Science
5 10 (4.39%) W3C
6 8 (3.51%) N-Tier
7 5 (2.19%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.75%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.88%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.02%) Windows
2 9 (3.95%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.88%) Linux
3 2 (0.88%) Windows 10
3 2 (0.88%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (42.54%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (37.72%) MVC
2 86 (37.72%) TDD
3 76 (33.33%) SDLC
4 69 (30.26%) Test Automation
5 55 (24.12%) Scrum
6 50 (21.93%) OO
7 46 (20.18%) Unit Testing
8 38 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 35 (15.35%) SOLID
10 32 (14.04%) Test Scripting
10 32 (14.04%) Web Development
11 28 (12.28%) SOA
12 27 (11.84%) DevOps
13 25 (10.96%) Software Engineering
14 21 (9.21%) ETL
15 20 (8.77%) Mobile Development
15 20 (8.77%) Requirements Analysis
15 20 (8.77%) Software Testing
16 19 (8.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 192 (84.21%) C#
2 161 (70.61%) SQL
3 113 (49.56%) JavaScript
4 91 (39.91%) T-SQL
5 45 (19.74%) VB.NET
6 32 (14.04%) Java
7 28 (12.28%) Python
8 14 (6.14%) Perl
8 14 (6.14%) PowerShell
9 13 (5.70%) C
9 13 (5.70%) C++
9 13 (5.70%) PHP
10 12 (5.26%) Bash Shell
11 8 (3.51%) Embedded C
11 8 (3.51%) PL/SQL
12 7 (3.07%) Assembly Language
13 2 (0.88%) R
13 2 (0.88%) XAML
Qualifications
1 34 (14.91%) Degree
2 12 (5.26%) MCSD
2 12 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.19%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.75%) ISEB
5 3 (1.32%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (20.61%) QA
2 2 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 12 (5.26%) Hyper-V
1 12 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.51%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (5.70%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (5.70%) Puppet
2 12 (5.26%) SCCM
3 8 (3.51%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.44%) Ansible
4 1 (0.44%) SQL Sentry
4 1 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 81 (35.53%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.26%) Oracle
2 12 (5.26%) VMware
3 8 (3.51%) TOWER Software
4 6 (2.63%) Google
5 4 (1.75%) BMC
6 1 (0.44%) Adobe
6 1 (0.44%) CA
6 1 (0.44%) Sitecore