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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 56 51 41
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 2 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.54% 1.63% 3.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.17% 9.23% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 10
Average salary £31,000 £33,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.06% +3.12%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
48 65 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 12.87% 17.71% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 38 65 35
Average salary £33,750 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £60,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 6 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) MS Access
3 5 (62.50%) CRM
3 5 (62.50%) VBA
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (50.00%) XML
4 4 (50.00%) CSS
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) TDD
5 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (37.50%) HTML5
6 2 (25.00%) R
6 2 (25.00%) CSS3
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) Software Architecture
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) Web Development

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (25.00%) SalesLogix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) MS Access
3 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Developer
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Systems Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) jQuery
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (25.00%) XHTML
5 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (25.00%) CSS3
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) CRM
3 4 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Web Development
5 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Software Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) ERP
5 2 (25.00%) B2B
5 2 (25.00%) B2C
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) VBA
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) R
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Sage
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