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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 57 44 35
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 2 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.54% 1.27% 2.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.47% 11.11% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 7
Average salary £40,500 £29,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.28% -10.60%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
81 36 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 21.95% 11.46% 13.41%
Number of salaries quoted 73 36 36
Average salary £35,000 £26,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.07% -11.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £33,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Devon region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Devon

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) R
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Infor CRM
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) B2B
2 2 (50.00%) B2C
2 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (50.00%) Sage
2 2 (50.00%) VBA
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XHTML
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Access
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Infor CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) MS Access
1 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XHTML
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
1 2 (50.00%) B2B
1 2 (50.00%) B2C
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VBA
2 2 (50.00%) R
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Sage
Exeter, Devon
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