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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 55 52 37
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 2 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.55% 1.39% 4.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.64% 8.77% 39.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 15
Average salary £31,000 £30,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.63% -7.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
55 57 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 15.15% 15.79% 12.34%
Number of salaries quoted 49 57 37
Average salary £33,875 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.91% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £60,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBA
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) B2B
1 2 (100.00%) B2C
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Sage
1 2 (100.00%) SalesLogix
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) R
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SalesLogix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) B2B
1 2 (100.00%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBA
1 2 (100.00%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Sage