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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 41 35 35
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 15 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 3.55% 2.37% 3.06%
As % of the Development Applications category 30.00% 16.67% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 7
Average salary £27,500 £32,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.06% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
50 36 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 11.82% 14.23% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 41 33 51
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 2 September 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Devon

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Devon region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Okehampton - 5 - -
Plymouth -8 3 £27,500 -14.06%
Tavistock - 1 £42,500 -
Exeter - 1 £29,500 -
Visual Studio
South West

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 17 (89.47%) SQL Server
2 12 (63.16%) .NET
3 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
4 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
4 10 (52.63%) SQL
5 9 (47.37%) C#
6 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (36.84%) MVC
8 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
8 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 4 (21.05%) HTML
9 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
9 4 (21.05%) VBA
9 4 (21.05%) jQuery
9 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
10 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
10 3 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
10 3 (15.79%) TDD
10 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
10 3 (15.79%) MS Access
10 3 (15.79%) CRM
11 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
11 2 (10.53%) Finance
11 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (89.47%) SQL Server
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (15.79%) MS Access
5 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
5 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
6 2 (10.53%) MySQL
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (5.26%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) Aptana Studio
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Developer
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (26.32%) C# Developer
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Applications Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Applications Support
5 4 (21.05%) C# Application Developer
6 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Report Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
3 4 (21.05%) HTML
3 4 (21.05%) jQuery
3 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
5 2 (10.53%) CSS
5 2 (10.53%) Web Services
5 2 (10.53%) HTML5
5 2 (10.53%) CSS3
6 1 (5.26%) XML
6 1 (5.26%) XSLT
6 1 (5.26%) Flash
6 1 (5.26%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) iPhone
2 1 (5.26%) Firmware
2 1 (5.26%) Device Driver
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) MVC
2 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.79%) CRM
3 3 (15.79%) TDD
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Web Development
4 2 (10.53%) Data Mapping
4 2 (10.53%) Software Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.26%) Logistics
5 1 (5.26%) Validation
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) UML
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) C#
3 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
4 4 (21.05%) VBA
4 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
5 2 (10.53%) COBOL
6 1 (5.26%) C
6 1 (5.26%) C++
6 1 (5.26%) ActionScript
6 1 (5.26%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe