The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 57 48 45
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 1 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.25% 3.64% 2.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.22% 18.92% 17.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 8
Average salary £31,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +10.34%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Visual Studio
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
45 74 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 11.06% 19.22% 12.74%
Number of salaries quoted 32 73 46
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £57,750 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Devon

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET
2 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 15 (78.95%) C#
3 12 (63.16%) MVC
3 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (52.63%) HTML
5 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
5 9 (47.37%) jQuery
5 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (47.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (42.11%) TDD
6 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (36.84%) HTML5
7 7 (36.84%) Web Application Development
8 6 (31.58%) SQL
8 6 (31.58%) VBA
8 6 (31.58%) MS Access
8 6 (31.58%) CRM
9 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
9 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
9 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
9 5 (26.32%) VB.NET
9 5 (26.32%) CSS
9 5 (26.32%) Web Services
9 5 (26.32%) XML
9 5 (26.32%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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.

Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.26%) SalesLogix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (31.58%) MS Access
4 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
4 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (10.53%) MySQL
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Developer
2 8 (42.11%) C# Developer
3 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Developer
4 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
7 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
7 1 (5.26%) C# Application Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Systems Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET
1 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) HTML
3 9 (47.37%) jQuery
3 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (36.84%) HTML5
5 5 (26.32%) CSS
5 5 (26.32%) Web Services
5 5 (26.32%) XML
5 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 4 (21.05%) CSS3
6 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.26%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) iPhone
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) MVC
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) TDD
3 7 (36.84%) Web Application Development
4 6 (31.58%) CRM
5 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 4 (21.05%) Software Architecture
5 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Web Development
5 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.26%) B2B
7 1 (5.26%) B2C
7 1 (5.26%) ERP
7 1 (5.26%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) VBA
4 5 (26.32%) VB.NET
5 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.26%) PHP
6 1 (5.26%) Java
6 1 (5.26%) C++
6 1 (5.26%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Sage
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