The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 36 55 47
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 36 24 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 6.21% 3.64% 4.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 39.56% 16.00% 22.91%
Number of salaries quoted 36 19 40
Median salary £41,250 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,300 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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 Dorset region.

Development Applications Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
91 150 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 15.69% 22.76% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 81 119 156
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £67,500 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Dorset

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Dorset

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole 0 24 £42,500 +6.25%
Bournemouth +18 12 £40,000 - 1
Visual Studio
South West

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 64 (85.33%) C#
2 60 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 52 (69.33%) .NET
4 42 (56.00%) .NET Framework
5 38 (50.67%) SQL
5 38 (50.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 34 (45.33%) Software Engineering
7 33 (44.00%) ASP.NET
8 32 (42.67%) MVC
9 30 (40.00%) HTML
10 28 (37.33%) Windows
11 27 (36.00%) CSS
12 24 (32.00%) SQL Server
12 24 (32.00%) Entity Framework
13 23 (30.67%) MS Excel
14 22 (29.33%) OOD
14 22 (29.33%) OO
15 21 (28.00%) Web Services
16 20 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
17 18 (24.00%) SOAP
17 18 (24.00%) T-SQL
18 17 (22.67%) ASP.NET MVC
19 15 (20.00%) REST
20 14 (18.67%) JavaScript
20 14 (18.67%) WCF
21 12 (16.00%) Web Development
21 12 (16.00%) TDD
21 12 (16.00%) BDD
22 11 (14.67%) .NET Compact Framework
22 11 (14.67%) OOP

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.67%) Umbraco
2 2 (2.67%) CMS
2 2 (2.67%) IIS
2 2 (2.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 23 (30.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (10.67%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) Basecamp
1 3 (4.00%) Dropbox
1 3 (4.00%) GitHub
1 3 (4.00%) Google Apps
1 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.67%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.67%) QlikView
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.67%) SQLite
4 2 (2.67%) SSDT
5 1 (1.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 38 (50.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (12.00%) Selenium
2 9 (12.00%) SoapUI
3 5 (6.67%) Subversion
4 3 (4.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 3 (4.00%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.67%) Bugzilla
5 2 (2.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (2.67%) Banking
1 2 (2.67%) Electronics
2 1 (1.33%) Advertising
2 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (54.67%) Developer
2 24 (32.00%) Software Developer
3 16 (21.33%) Software Engineer
4 12 (16.00%) Software Team Leader
4 12 (16.00%) Team Leader
5 10 (13.33%) .NET Developer
5 10 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 9 (12.00%) C# Developer
6 9 (12.00%) Software Engineering Team Leader
6 9 (12.00%) Tester
7 8 (10.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (10.67%) Web Tester
8 7 (9.33%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (8.00%) Automation Tester
9 6 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (6.67%) Applications Developer
10 5 (6.67%) Web Automation Tester
10 5 (6.67%) Web Developer
11 3 (4.00%) .NET Software Developer
11 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (69.33%) .NET
2 42 (56.00%) .NET Framework
3 33 (44.00%) ASP.NET
4 30 (40.00%) HTML
5 27 (36.00%) CSS
6 24 (32.00%) Entity Framework
7 21 (28.00%) Web Services
8 18 (24.00%) SOAP
9 17 (22.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (20.00%) REST
11 14 (18.67%) WCF
12 11 (14.67%) .NET Compact Framework
13 8 (10.67%) COM
13 8 (10.67%) WinForms
14 7 (9.33%) Razor View Engine
15 6 (8.00%) jQuery
15 6 (8.00%) XML
16 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 5 (6.67%) LINQ
17 4 (5.33%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.67%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.33%) Applied Mathematics
5 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.33%) iPad
5 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 28 (37.33%) Windows
2 4 (5.33%) Android
2 4 (5.33%) Apple iOS
2 4 (5.33%) Windows Phone
3 3 (4.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.67%) Linux
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (45.33%) Software Engineering
2 32 (42.67%) MVC
3 22 (29.33%) OO
3 22 (29.33%) OOD
4 20 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (16.00%) BDD
5 12 (16.00%) TDD
5 12 (16.00%) Web Development
6 11 (14.67%) OOP
6 11 (14.67%) SOA
7 10 (13.33%) SDLC
8 9 (12.00%) Functional Testing
8 9 (12.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 9 (12.00%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (12.00%) Security Testing
9 8 (10.67%) Mentoring
9 8 (10.67%) People Management
9 8 (10.67%) Software Architecture
9 8 (10.67%) Software Testing
9 8 (10.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 64 (85.33%) C#
2 38 (50.67%) SQL
3 18 (24.00%) T-SQL
4 14 (18.67%) JavaScript
5 10 (13.33%) C++
5 10 (13.33%) VB.NET
6 8 (10.67%) VB
6 8 (10.67%) VB6
6 8 (10.67%) VC++
7 2 (2.67%) C
7 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (14.67%) Degree
2 9 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (10.67%) MCPD
3 8 (10.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 60 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.67%) SAP
3 3 (4.00%) Appcelerator
3 3 (4.00%) Google
4 2 (2.67%) EPiServer
4 2 (2.67%) Informatica
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle
4 2 (2.67%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.67%) Splunk
5 1 (1.33%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.33%) Telerik
5 1 (1.33%) Xamarin
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42500 per annum + Benefits
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