The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 139 118 104
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -14
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 2190 2645 3006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.39% 2.57% 2.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.10% 14.89% 16.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2032 2257 2644
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Visual Studio
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
16719 17767 17934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.23% 17.26% 16.48%
Number of salaries quoted 14706 15045 15182
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England 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 England

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in England

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in England

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the England region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in England

Visual Studio
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the England region over the 3 months to 26 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
London -19 632 £50,000 -4.76% 61
South East +6 528 £45,000 +5.88% 46
Yorkshire -18 237 £40,000 +2.56% 22
East of England +7 184 £42,500 -5.55% 21
South West +8 182 £40,000 +14.28% 15
North West -12 146 £37,500 -6.25% 43
West Midlands -39 134 £35,000 -9.09% 24
East Midlands +47 121 £35,000 - 14
North East +1 29 £30,764 -38.47% 8
Visual Studio
UK

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 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 England region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 3504 (76.94%) C#
2 3434 (75.41%) .NET
3 2552 (56.04%) SQL Server
4 2297 (50.44%) ASP.NET
5 2234 (49.06%) SQL
6 2167 (47.58%) JavaScript
7 2078 (45.63%) HTML
8 1861 (40.87%) Agile Software Development
9 1860 (40.84%) Microsoft
10 1804 (39.61%) MVC
11 1725 (37.88%) CSS
12 1428 (31.36%) jQuery
13 1284 (28.19%) Team Foundation Server
14 1104 (24.24%) .NET Framework
15 1036 (22.75%) ASP.NET MVC
16 977 (21.45%) Windows
17 936 (20.55%) WCF
18 933 (20.49%) Finance
19 885 (19.43%) XML
20 880 (19.32%) Degree
21 876 (19.24%) Web Services
22 837 (18.38%) T-SQL
23 804 (17.65%) HTML5
24 763 (16.75%) Web Development
25 757 (16.62%) Software Engineering
26 741 (16.27%) Scrum
27 707 (15.52%) MS Excel
28 703 (15.44%) TDD
29 700 (15.37%) OO
30 622 (13.66%) VB.NET

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 479 (10.52%) SharePoint
2 435 (9.55%) IIS
3 266 (5.84%) CMS
4 130 (2.85%) SharePoint 2010
5 122 (2.68%) SharePoint 2013
6 111 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
7 109 (2.39%) Umbraco
8 43 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
9 30 (0.66%) WordPress
10 28 (0.61%) Apache
11 25 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
12 24 (0.53%) Skype for Business
13 22 (0.48%) NServiceBus
14 21 (0.46%) Drupal
15 20 (0.44%) MS Exchange
16 17 (0.37%) WebSphere
17 15 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
17 15 (0.33%) SAS
18 14 (0.31%) Confluence
19 12 (0.26%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 707 (15.52%) MS Excel
2 176 (3.86%) MS Office
3 59 (1.30%) Photoshop
4 33 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 26 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
5 26 (0.57%) MS Visio
6 16 (0.35%) InfoPath
7 12 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 12 (0.26%) SOLIDWORKS
8 11 (0.24%) 3ds Max
9 10 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
10 9 (0.20%) Mingle
10 9 (0.20%) MS Project
11 8 (0.18%) Abaqus
11 8 (0.18%) Fireworks
11 8 (0.18%) NASTRAN
11 8 (0.18%) SPSS
12 6 (0.13%) Maya
13 4 (0.088%) InDesign
14 3 (0.066%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 169 (3.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 41 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 38 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
4 16 (0.35%) Visualfiles
5 13 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
6 12 (0.26%) Maximo
7 10 (0.22%) SDL Web 8
8 8 (0.18%) Magento
8 8 (0.18%) SAP Business One
9 6 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
9 6 (0.13%) FastStats PeopleStage
9 6 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
9 6 (0.13%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 6 (0.13%) SAP CRM
9 6 (0.13%) Shopify
9 6 (0.13%) Unica
10 4 (0.088%) Front Arena
10 4 (0.088%) LabWindows
10 4 (0.088%) Remedy ITSM
11 3 (0.066%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 350 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 131 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
3 82 (1.80%) SaaS
4 78 (1.71%) GitHub
5 50 (1.10%) Office 365
6 26 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
7 21 (0.46%) PaaS
8 16 (0.35%) IaaS
9 11 (0.24%) Google Analytics
10 8 (0.18%) iTunes
11 7 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 7 (0.15%) Yammer
12 6 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 6 (0.13%) Azure Machine Learning
12 6 (0.13%) BlueKai
12 6 (0.13%) Data Lake Analytics
12 6 (0.13%) Trello
13 5 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (0.11%) Amazon S3
14 3 (0.066%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 142 (3.12%) Internet
2 91 (2.00%) Intranet
3 69 (1.52%) HTTP
3 69 (1.52%) TCP/IP
4 62 (1.36%) Firewall
5 51 (1.12%) DNS
6 28 (0.61%) SSL
7 13 (0.29%) SMTP
8 8 (0.18%) SAN
9 7 (0.15%) DHCP
9 7 (0.15%) Ethernet
9 7 (0.15%) Extranet
9 7 (0.15%) HTTPS
10 6 (0.13%) 3G
10 6 (0.13%) VoIP
10 6 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (0.11%) RTP
11 5 (0.11%) SNMP
11 5 (0.11%) Telnet
11 5 (0.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2552 (56.04%) SQL Server
2 564 (12.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 467 (10.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 465 (10.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 380 (8.34%) SQL Server 2012
6 308 (6.76%) Relational Database
7 217 (4.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 198 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
9 150 (3.29%) MySQL
10 127 (2.79%) SQL Server 2005
11 100 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
12 89 (1.95%) Oracle Database
13 87 (1.91%) NoSQL
14 67 (1.47%) MongoDB
15 66 (1.45%) SSDT
16 54 (1.19%) RDBMS
17 52 (1.14%) QlikView
18 48 (1.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 46 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
20 45 (0.99%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1284 (28.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 344 (7.55%) Subversion
3 324 (7.11%) Git (software)
4 273 (5.99%) Selenium
5 221 (4.85%) NUnit
6 160 (3.51%) JIRA
7 151 (3.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 146 (3.21%) TeamCity
9 114 (2.50%) SpecFlow
10 92 (2.02%) Moq
11 76 (1.67%) ReSharper
12 74 (1.62%) JMeter
12 74 (1.62%) WebDriver
13 71 (1.56%) Jenkins
14 67 (1.47%) Eclipse
14 67 (1.47%) Jasmine
15 61 (1.34%) LoadRunner
16 56 (1.23%) CruiseControl
17 55 (1.21%) SoapUI
18 54 (1.19%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 933 (20.49%) Finance
2 193 (4.24%) Telecoms
3 182 (4.00%) Banking
4 164 (3.60%) Games
5 136 (2.99%) Retail
6 120 (2.64%) Marketing
7 115 (2.53%) Manufacturing
8 89 (1.95%) Legal
9 87 (1.91%) Law
10 86 (1.89%) Electronics
11 82 (1.80%) Advertising
12 72 (1.58%) Automotive
13 52 (1.14%) Aerospace
14 34 (0.75%) Publishing
15 32 (0.70%) Front Office
16 29 (0.64%) Back Office
17 27 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
18 25 (0.55%) Military
19 24 (0.53%) Multimedia
20 21 (0.46%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3390 (74.44%) Developer
2 1896 (41.63%) .NET Developer
3 1728 (37.94%) C# Developer
4 1275 (28.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 679 (14.91%) ASP.NET Developer
6 660 (14.49%) Software Developer
7 566 (12.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 563 (12.36%) SQL Developer
9 480 (10.54%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 460 (10.10%) Senior Developer
11 427 (9.38%) C# Software Developer
12 381 (8.37%) Web Developer
13 348 (7.64%) .NET Software Developer
14 334 (7.33%) Software Engineer
15 330 (7.25%) Analyst
16 291 (6.39%) Senior .NET Developer
17 245 (5.38%) Senior C# Developer
18 236 (5.18%) JavaScript Developer
19 209 (4.59%) Junior
20 206 (4.52%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3434 (75.41%) .NET
2 2297 (50.44%) ASP.NET
3 2078 (45.63%) HTML
4 1725 (37.88%) CSS
5 1428 (31.36%) jQuery
6 1104 (24.24%) .NET Framework
7 1036 (22.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 936 (20.55%) WCF
9 885 (19.43%) XML
10 876 (19.24%) Web Services
11 804 (17.65%) HTML5
12 572 (12.56%) AngularJS
13 500 (10.98%) Entity Framework
14 466 (10.23%) Ajax
15 455 (9.99%) CSS3
16 444 (9.75%) ASP.NET Web API
17 415 (9.11%) WPF
18 409 (8.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 352 (7.73%) SOAP
20 346 (7.60%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 474 (10.41%) Computer Science
2 307 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
3 214 (4.70%) User Experience
4 199 (4.37%) Mobile App
5 181 (3.97%) Mathematics
6 117 (2.57%) Inversion of Control
7 115 (2.53%) N-Tier
8 86 (1.89%) Algorithms
9 75 (1.65%) Client/Server
10 73 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
11 61 (1.34%) iPad
12 59 (1.30%) Physics
13 57 (1.25%) Management Information System
14 44 (0.97%) Visualisation
15 43 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 37 (0.81%) Data Integration
17 35 (0.77%) Fintech
18 32 (0.70%) PMI
19 29 (0.64%) W3C
20 26 (0.57%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 977 (21.45%) Windows
2 220 (4.83%) Windows Server
3 187 (4.11%) Linux
4 106 (2.33%) Apple iOS
5 94 (2.06%) Android
6 57 (1.25%) Unix
7 54 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 53 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 37 (0.81%) Windows 7
9 37 (0.81%) Windows 8
10 33 (0.72%) Windows 10
11 26 (0.57%) Mac OS X
12 22 (0.48%) VxWorks
13 18 (0.40%) Windows XP
14 15 (0.33%) Ubuntu
15 12 (0.26%) Windows Phone
16 10 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
17 9 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
18 7 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
18 7 (0.15%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1861 (40.87%) Agile Software Development
2 1804 (39.61%) MVC
3 763 (16.75%) Web Development
4 757 (16.62%) Software Engineering
5 741 (16.27%) Scrum
6 703 (15.44%) TDD
7 700 (15.37%) OO
8 517 (11.35%) SDLC
9 513 (11.26%) Unit Testing
10 373 (8.19%) Continuous Integration
11 292 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
11 292 (6.41%) OOP
12 276 (6.06%) OOD
13 271 (5.95%) SOA
14 252 (5.53%) CRM
15 225 (4.94%) Mentoring
16 221 (4.85%) BDD
17 217 (4.77%) Project Management
18 188 (4.13%) Workflow
19 185 (4.06%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 3504 (76.94%) C#
2 2234 (49.06%) SQL
3 2167 (47.58%) JavaScript
4 837 (18.38%) T-SQL
5 622 (13.66%) VB.NET
6 560 (12.30%) C++
7 285 (6.26%) Java
8 272 (5.97%) VB
9 248 (5.45%) PowerShell
10 234 (5.14%) C
11 134 (2.94%) PHP
12 121 (2.66%) XPath
13 97 (2.13%) PL/SQL
13 97 (2.13%) VB6
14 71 (1.56%) Perl
14 71 (1.56%) Python
15 69 (1.52%) XAML
16 54 (1.19%) VBA
17 47 (1.03%) VBScript
17 47 (1.03%) VC++
Qualifications
1 880 (19.32%) Degree
2 146 (3.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 131 (2.88%) Security Cleared
4 104 (2.28%) ISEB
5 95 (2.09%) SC Cleared
6 79 (1.73%) ISTQB
7 57 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 39 (0.86%) HND
9 36 (0.79%) MCSD
10 32 (0.70%) PMI Certification
11 28 (0.61%) MCP
12 27 (0.59%) MCTS
13 20 (0.44%) MCSE
14 19 (0.42%) DV Cleared
15 18 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
15 18 (0.40%) PhD
16 16 (0.35%) MCSA
17 13 (0.29%) MCITP
18 8 (0.18%) MCPD
18 8 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 380 (8.34%) QA
2 43 (0.94%) ISO 9001
3 17 (0.37%) SLA
4 9 (0.20%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.15%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.13%) HL7
7 3 (0.066%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.044%) SDET
9 1 (0.022%) COBIT
9 1 (0.022%) MiFID
9 1 (0.022%) MISRA
9 1 (0.022%) MISRA C
9 1 (0.022%) SEPA
9 1 (0.022%) TickIT
System Software
1 67 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 55 (1.21%) Virtual Machines
3 52 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (0.75%) Firmware
5 32 (0.70%) Hyper-V
6 28 (0.61%) Docker
7 6 (0.13%) Forefront TMG
7 6 (0.13%) ISA Server
7 6 (0.13%) Snort
8 4 (0.088%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.088%) vSphere
9 3 (0.066%) vCloud
10 2 (0.044%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.022%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.022%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.022%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 39 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
2 29 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (0.61%) Puppet
4 21 (0.46%) SCCM
5 17 (0.37%) Ansible
6 15 (0.33%) SCVMM
7 11 (0.24%) ZABBIX
8 10 (0.22%) CA Single Sign-On
9 7 (0.15%) SCOM
10 4 (0.088%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 4 (0.088%) RSA Archer
11 2 (0.044%) Control-M
11 2 (0.044%) Graphite
11 2 (0.044%) MIIS
12 1 (0.022%) MOM
12 1 (0.022%) Perfmon
12 1 (0.022%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.022%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 1860 (40.84%) Microsoft
2 395 (8.67%) Oracle
3 112 (2.46%) Telerik
4 74 (1.62%) SAP
5 61 (1.34%) Sitecore
6 58 (1.27%) EPiServer
7 56 (1.23%) Xamarin
8 53 (1.16%) Adobe
9 52 (1.14%) VMware
10 49 (1.08%) Google
11 38 (0.83%) DevExpress
12 29 (0.64%) Tableau
13 28 (0.61%) Nintex
13 28 (0.61%) RedGate
13 28 (0.61%) Twitter
14 27 (0.59%) HP
15 23 (0.51%) IBM
16 20 (0.44%) Remedy
16 20 (0.44%) TOWER Software
17 18 (0.40%) Perforce
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £16k - 18k per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-35,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: From £17,000 to £20,000 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Runcorn, Cheshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Farnborough, Hampshire
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Salary: £30000 - £600000 per annum + benefits
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Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
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London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum
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Choppington, Northumberland
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Salary: 32,000 - 40,000
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East Sussex
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Salary: £38000 per annum
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-40K + Bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50-65k
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Somerset
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Salary: £35000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
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