The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 46 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 7 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 2.21% 3.01% 2.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.77% 25.00% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 4
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Visual Studio
Hampshire

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

Development Applications Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
65 32 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 20.50% 12.03% 12.94%
Number of salaries quoted 61 28 22
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £30,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Farnborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Farnborough

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 17 (85.00%) C#
2 16 (80.00%) .NET
2 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 15 (75.00%) .NET Framework
4 11 (55.00%) HTML
4 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (55.00%) CSS
5 10 (50.00%) MVC
5 10 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (50.00%) HTML5
5 10 (50.00%) MVVM
5 10 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
6 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (45.00%) Finance
6 9 (45.00%) Windows
6 9 (45.00%) OOP
6 9 (45.00%) OO
6 9 (45.00%) C++
6 9 (45.00%) Scrum
7 8 (40.00%) WinForms
7 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (40.00%) Content Management
7 8 (40.00%) Software Testing
7 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (40.00%) NHibernate
7 8 (40.00%) WCF
7 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (40.00%) DHTML
7 8 (40.00%) Web Services
7 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (40.00%) NuGet
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Software Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Senior Developer
2 7 (35.00%) .NET Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 5 (25.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 5 (25.00%) C++ Developer
3 5 (25.00%) C Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Graduate C# Developer
6 1 (5.00%) UI Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (5.00%) UI Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) .NET
2 15 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 11 (55.00%) HTML
3 11 (55.00%) CSS
4 10 (50.00%) HTML5
4 10 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
5 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (40.00%) Backbone.js
5 8 (40.00%) Entity Framework
5 8 (40.00%) WCF
5 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (40.00%) NHibernate
5 8 (40.00%) Web Services
5 8 (40.00%) DOM
5 8 (40.00%) WinForms
5 8 (40.00%) DHTML
6 7 (35.00%) XML
7 3 (15.00%) Ajax
7 3 (15.00%) jQuery
8 2 (10.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) MVC
1 10 (50.00%) MVVM
2 9 (45.00%) Scrum
2 9 (45.00%) OOP
2 9 (45.00%) OO
3 8 (40.00%) SOA
3 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) Content Management
3 8 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 8 (40.00%) Kanban
4 7 (35.00%) Risk Management
5 5 (25.00%) CAD
6 2 (10.00%) Web Design
6 2 (10.00%) Image Processing
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.00%) TDD
7 1 (5.00%) Pair Programming
7 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) C#
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (45.00%) C++
4 7 (35.00%) C
5 5 (25.00%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle