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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 43 55 43
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -12
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 32 29 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 5.66% 3.82% 5.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.45% 17.47% 29.55%
Number of salaries quoted 32 27 38
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £31,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,325 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
121 166 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 21.42% 21.84% 17.77%
Number of salaries quoted 110 145 120
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £57,500
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 26 September 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 26 September 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
Bournemouth +16 20 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Poole +8 12 £37,500 - 3
Visual Studio
South West

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 65 (87.84%) C#
2 54 (72.97%) Microsoft
3 50 (67.57%) .NET
4 39 (52.70%) ASP.NET
5 37 (50.00%) CSS
5 37 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 35 (47.30%) HTML
7 34 (45.95%) MVC
8 32 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (43.24%) JavaScript
9 27 (36.49%) Software Engineering
9 27 (36.49%) ASP.NET MVC
10 26 (35.14%) OO
10 26 (35.14%) SQL
11 25 (33.78%) OOD
12 22 (29.73%) SQL Server
13 21 (28.38%) Windows
14 20 (27.03%) Web Development
15 19 (25.68%) .NET Framework
16 16 (21.62%) TDD
17 15 (20.27%) OOP
17 15 (20.27%) Umbraco
18 12 (16.22%) Web Services
18 12 (16.22%) jQuery
18 12 (16.22%) BDD
19 11 (14.86%) HTML5
19 11 (14.86%) Google Apps
19 11 (14.86%) GitHub
19 11 (14.86%) Bitbucket
19 11 (14.86%) Basecamp

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 15 (20.27%) Umbraco
2 4 (5.41%) CMS
2 4 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (5.41%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (4.05%) IIS
4 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (9.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.86%) Basecamp
1 11 (14.86%) Dropbox
1 11 (14.86%) GitHub
1 11 (14.86%) Google Apps
1 11 (14.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (14.86%) Slack
1 11 (14.86%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.76%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 37 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (14.86%) Bitbucket
3 9 (12.16%) Selenium
3 9 (12.16%) SoapUI
4 4 (5.41%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.41%) Subversion
5 1 (1.35%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (56.76%) Developer
2 27 (36.49%) Software Developer
3 25 (33.78%) .NET Developer
3 25 (33.78%) C# Developer
4 22 (29.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (24.32%) ASP.NET Developer
6 17 (22.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (20.27%) .NET Software Developer
7 15 (20.27%) C# Software Developer
8 13 (17.57%) Software Engineer
8 13 (17.57%) Software Team Leader
8 13 (17.57%) Team Leader
9 10 (13.51%) Senior Software Engineer
9 10 (13.51%) Software Engineering Team Leader
10 9 (12.16%) Tester
11 8 (10.81%) Web Tester
12 6 (8.11%) Automation Tester
12 6 (8.11%) Web Developer
13 5 (6.76%) .NET Web Developer
13 5 (6.76%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (67.57%) .NET
2 39 (52.70%) ASP.NET
3 37 (50.00%) CSS
4 35 (47.30%) HTML
5 27 (36.49%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (25.68%) .NET Framework
7 12 (16.22%) jQuery
7 12 (16.22%) Web Services
8 11 (14.86%) .NET Compact Framework
8 11 (14.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 11 (14.86%) HTML5
9 10 (13.51%) SOAP
10 9 (12.16%) REST
11 8 (10.81%) AngularJS
11 8 (10.81%) Entity Framework
12 7 (9.46%) CSS3
13 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 4 (5.41%) Angular 2
14 4 (5.41%) RESTful
14 4 (5.41%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.35%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.38%) Windows
2 2 (2.70%) Android
2 2 (2.70%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.70%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (45.95%) MVC
2 32 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (36.49%) Software Engineering
4 26 (35.14%) OO
5 25 (33.78%) OOD
6 20 (27.03%) Web Development
7 16 (21.62%) TDD
8 15 (20.27%) OOP
9 12 (16.22%) BDD
10 9 (12.16%) Functional Testing
10 9 (12.16%) Non-Functional Testing
10 9 (12.16%) Penetration Testing
10 9 (12.16%) People Management
10 9 (12.16%) SDLC
10 9 (12.16%) Security Testing
10 9 (12.16%) SOA
11 8 (10.81%) Software Architecture
11 8 (10.81%) Software Testing
11 8 (10.81%) UML
12 6 (8.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 65 (87.84%) C#
2 32 (43.24%) JavaScript
3 26 (35.14%) SQL
4 4 (5.41%) Apex Code
4 4 (5.41%) SOQL
4 4 (5.41%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.35%) C++
6 1 (1.35%) VB
6 1 (1.35%) VB6
6 1 (1.35%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.35%) Degree
1 1 (1.35%) MCPD
1 1 (1.35%) MCTS
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 54 (72.97%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.86%) Google
3 4 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (5.41%) Sitecore
4 3 (4.05%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.35%) Appcelerator
5 1 (1.35%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.35%) SAP
5 1 (1.35%) Telerik
5 1 (1.35%) Xamarin
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