The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 23 56 60
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +4
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 50 11 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 8.40% 2.25% 3.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 43.48% 12.09% 18.13%
Number of salaries quoted 48 11 34
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,625 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -
Visual Studio
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Development Applications Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
115 91 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 19.33% 18.61% 19.38%
Number of salaries quoted 104 81 178
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £52,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Basingstoke region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio.

1 63 (85.14%) C#
2 62 (83.78%) .NET
3 48 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (55.41%) SQL
5 39 (52.70%) ASP.NET
6 38 (51.35%) HTML
7 36 (48.65%) SQL Server
7 36 (48.65%) XML
8 34 (45.95%) CSS
9 33 (44.59%) JavaScript
10 32 (43.24%) Microsoft
10 32 (43.24%) Scrum
11 29 (39.19%) Windows
11 29 (39.19%) Time Management
12 26 (35.14%) MVC
13 25 (33.78%) HTML5
14 22 (29.73%) ASP.NET MVC
14 22 (29.73%) WinForms
15 21 (28.38%) WSDL
15 21 (28.38%) XSD
15 21 (28.38%) XSLT
16 20 (27.03%) jQuery
17 19 (25.68%) Degree
17 19 (25.68%) IIS
18 16 (21.62%) MSMQ
18 16 (21.62%) AMQP
18 16 (21.62%) Team Foundation Server
18 16 (21.62%) CSS3
18 16 (21.62%) User Experience
19 14 (18.92%) LINQ

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (25.68%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.62%) AMQP
2 6 (8.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (48.65%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.05%) MySQL
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.35%) SSDT
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (21.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.76%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.35%) Subversion
3 1 (1.35%) ProC
General
1 8 (10.81%) Automotive
2 5 (6.76%) Retail
3 1 (1.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 65 (87.84%) Developer
2 31 (41.89%) C# Developer
3 25 (33.78%) C# .NET Developer
4 21 (28.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 19 (25.68%) .NET Developer
6 11 (14.86%) Junior Developer
6 11 (14.86%) Graduate
6 11 (14.86%) Junior
7 9 (12.16%) Senior C# Developer
7 9 (12.16%) Senior Developer
8 8 (10.81%) Senior .NET Developer
8 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (10.81%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (9.46%) Junior C# .NET Developer
9 7 (9.46%) Front-End Developer
9 7 (9.46%) Junior C# Developer
9 7 (9.46%) Software Developer
9 7 (9.46%) Applications Developer
10 5 (6.76%) Junior .NET Developer
11 4 (5.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (83.78%) .NET
2 39 (52.70%) ASP.NET
3 38 (51.35%) HTML
4 36 (48.65%) XML
5 34 (45.95%) CSS
6 25 (33.78%) HTML5
7 22 (29.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (29.73%) WinForms
8 21 (28.38%) WSDL
8 21 (28.38%) XSD
8 21 (28.38%) XSLT
9 20 (27.03%) jQuery
10 16 (21.62%) MSMQ
10 16 (21.62%) CSS3
11 14 (18.92%) LINQ
12 13 (17.57%) WCF
13 10 (13.51%) Web Services
13 10 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web API
14 9 (12.16%) Ajax
15 8 (10.81%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.62%) User Experience
2 10 (13.51%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.41%) CUDA
4 2 (2.70%) NHS
5 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (39.19%) Windows
2 1 (1.35%) Solaris
2 1 (1.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (43.24%) Scrum
3 29 (39.19%) Time Management
4 26 (35.14%) MVC
5 12 (16.22%) TDD
6 8 (10.81%) E-Commerce
6 8 (10.81%) Web Development
6 8 (10.81%) UX Design
7 6 (8.11%) CRM
7 6 (8.11%) Test Automation
7 6 (8.11%) Test Scripting
8 4 (5.41%) Multithreading
9 3 (4.05%) Test Management
9 3 (4.05%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.05%) Project Management
10 1 (1.35%) Unit Testing
10 1 (1.35%) Business Analysis
10 1 (1.35%) ETL
10 1 (1.35%) Coaching
10 1 (1.35%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 63 (85.14%) C#
2 41 (55.41%) SQL
3 33 (44.59%) JavaScript
4 11 (14.86%) T-SQL
5 5 (6.76%) C++
6 1 (1.35%) VB6
6 1 (1.35%) VC++
6 1 (1.35%) VB
6 1 (1.35%) VBA
6 1 (1.35%) C
6 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (25.68%) Degree
2 6 (8.11%) SC Cleared
2 6 (8.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 32 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.41%) Infragistics
2 4 (5.41%) DevExpress
3 2 (2.70%) Oracle
4 1 (1.35%) Sybase
4 1 (1.35%) Business Objects
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