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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 32 45 31
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 34 30 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 6.90% 4.91% 8.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 40.00% 18.40% 34.25%
Number of salaries quoted 32 25 61
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,575 £36,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £42,800 £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
85 163 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 17.24% 26.68% 25.35%
Number of salaries quoted 74 145 155
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £55,000 £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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +13 18 £34,000 -15.00%
Poole +8 15 £47,500 +22.58% 3
Visual Studio
South West

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 78 (91.76%) C#
2 70 (82.35%) .NET
2 70 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 59 (69.41%) .NET Framework
4 53 (62.35%) SQL
5 48 (56.47%) ASP.NET
5 48 (56.47%) MVC
6 46 (54.12%) SQL Server
7 44 (51.76%) HTML
8 40 (47.06%) CSS
9 37 (43.53%) MS Excel
10 36 (42.35%) Team Foundation Server
10 36 (42.35%) Entity Framework
11 35 (41.18%) T-SQL
12 34 (40.00%) Software Engineering
13 27 (31.76%) Web Services
14 25 (29.41%) Windows
14 25 (29.41%) JavaScript
15 24 (28.24%) WCF
16 23 (27.06%) SOAP
16 23 (27.06%) ASP.NET MVC
17 22 (25.88%) Degree
18 20 (23.53%) REST
19 19 (22.35%) Web Development
19 19 (22.35%) OO
20 18 (21.18%) C++
20 18 (21.18%) OOD
20 18 (21.18%) Agile Software Development
21 17 (20.00%) VB.NET
22 16 (18.82%) Microsoft Certification

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 6 (7.06%) CMS
1 6 (7.06%) Umbraco
2 2 (2.35%) IIS
2 2 (2.35%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.18%) Drupal
3 1 (1.18%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.18%) Node.js
3 1 (1.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 37 (43.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (17.65%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.18%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (54.12%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.65%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (5.88%) QlikView
4 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.88%) SQLite
4 5 (5.88%) SSDT
5 3 (3.53%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.18%) MySQL
6 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (42.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (10.59%) Subversion
3 5 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.88%) JIRA
4 4 (4.71%) Selenium
4 4 (4.71%) SoapUI
5 3 (3.53%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 2 (2.35%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.18%) CppUnit
7 1 (1.18%) JUnit
7 1 (1.18%) LabVIEW
7 1 (1.18%) Moq
7 1 (1.18%) MSTest
7 1 (1.18%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.18%) NUnit
General
1 5 (5.88%) Banking
2 4 (4.71%) Finance
3 2 (2.35%) Electronics
4 1 (1.18%) Advertising
4 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 62 (72.94%) Developer
2 32 (37.65%) Software Developer
3 15 (17.65%) Web Developer
4 13 (15.29%) Software Engineer
5 8 (9.41%) Software Team Leader
5 8 (9.41%) Team Leader
6 7 (8.24%) .NET Developer
6 7 (8.24%) Applications Developer
7 6 (7.06%) C# Developer
7 6 (7.06%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.71%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Tester
10 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 3 (3.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.53%) Lead Software Engineer
10 3 (3.53%) SQL Developer
10 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Developer
10 3 (3.53%) Web Tester
11 2 (2.35%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (82.35%) .NET
2 59 (69.41%) .NET Framework
3 48 (56.47%) ASP.NET
4 44 (51.76%) HTML
5 40 (47.06%) CSS
6 36 (42.35%) Entity Framework
7 27 (31.76%) Web Services
8 24 (28.24%) WCF
9 23 (27.06%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (27.06%) SOAP
10 20 (23.53%) REST
11 15 (17.65%) COM
11 15 (17.65%) LINQ
11 15 (17.65%) Razor View Engine
11 15 (17.65%) WinForms
12 14 (16.47%) jQuery
13 11 (12.94%) Classic ASP
14 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 6 (7.06%) .NET Compact Framework
15 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (5.88%) Visualisation
2 4 (4.71%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (3.53%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.53%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.18%) Applied Mathematics
4 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.18%) iPad
4 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (29.41%) Windows
2 3 (3.53%) Android
2 3 (3.53%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.53%) Mac OS X
2 3 (3.53%) Windows Phone
3 2 (2.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (56.47%) MVC
2 34 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 19 (22.35%) OO
3 19 (22.35%) Web Development
4 18 (21.18%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (21.18%) OOD
5 16 (18.82%) Mentoring
6 15 (17.65%) TDD
7 11 (12.94%) BDD
7 11 (12.94%) Scrum
8 9 (10.59%) SOA
8 9 (10.59%) SOLID
9 8 (9.41%) AOP
9 8 (9.41%) OOP
10 7 (8.24%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (7.06%) SDLC
12 5 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
12 5 (5.88%) Incident Management
12 5 (5.88%) Kanban
12 5 (5.88%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 78 (91.76%) C#
2 53 (62.35%) SQL
3 35 (41.18%) T-SQL
4 25 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 18 (21.18%) C++
6 17 (20.00%) VB.NET
7 15 (17.65%) VB
7 15 (17.65%) VB6
7 15 (17.65%) VC++
8 5 (5.88%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.35%) C
10 1 (1.18%) Fortran
10 1 (1.18%) Java
10 1 (1.18%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.18%) Python
10 1 (1.18%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (25.88%) Degree
2 16 (18.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (17.65%) MCPD
3 15 (17.65%) MCTS
4 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (5.88%) Control-M
Vendors
1 70 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 15 (17.65%) SAP
3 5 (5.88%) Informatica
3 5 (5.88%) Oracle
3 5 (5.88%) Splunk
4 3 (3.53%) Appcelerator
4 3 (3.53%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.35%) EPiServer
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