The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 117 100 73
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -27
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 86 102 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.14% 2.57% 3.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.30% 18.58% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 81 93 142
Average salary £45,000 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £26,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Visual Studio
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
699 549 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 17.35% 13.85% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 521 473 447
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Hampshire

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +16 26 £35,000 +12.00%
Basingstoke -17 15 £57,500 +49.35%
Portsmouth -15 12 £41,250 +37.50% 1
Fareham -4 9 £35,000 +22.80% 1
Farnborough 0 8 £45,000 -
Andover - 8 £50,000 - 1
Gosport - 5 £35,000 -
Winchester +2 3 £28,000 -37.77% 1
Yateley -3 1 - -
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 132 (80.49%) C#
2 130 (79.27%) .NET
3 94 (57.32%) HTML
4 87 (53.05%) Microsoft
5 86 (52.44%) SQL Server
6 79 (48.17%) ASP.NET
7 75 (45.73%) MVC
8 70 (42.68%) CSS
8 70 (42.68%) JavaScript
8 70 (42.68%) SQL
9 67 (40.85%) jQuery
10 48 (29.27%) Scrum
11 45 (27.44%) Windows
12 44 (26.83%) XML
12 44 (26.83%) HTML5
13 43 (26.22%) VB.NET
14 42 (25.61%) WCF
15 40 (24.39%) C++
16 39 (23.78%) Web Services
17 38 (23.17%) ASP.NET MVC
18 35 (21.34%) Team Foundation Server
19 33 (20.12%) Software Engineering
20 30 (18.29%) IIS
21 27 (16.46%) CSS3
22 26 (15.85%) Security Cleared
22 26 (15.85%) SC Cleared
22 26 (15.85%) LINQ
23 23 (14.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 23 (14.02%) AngularJS
23 23 (14.02%) Agile Software Development

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 30 (18.29%) IIS
2 16 (9.76%) CMS
3 15 (9.15%) Umbraco
4 14 (8.54%) Sitecore CMS
4 14 (8.54%) Kentico
5 10 (6.10%) SharePoint
6 9 (5.49%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (4.88%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (9.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.83%) MS Office
3 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.22%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.61%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.88%) PaaS
3 2 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.49%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.88%) DNS
2 8 (4.88%) HTTP
3 6 (3.66%) Firewall
4 3 (1.83%) Network Security
4 3 (1.83%) CTI
5 1 (0.61%) Intranet
5 1 (0.61%) Extranet
5 1 (0.61%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (52.44%) SQL Server
2 23 (14.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (7.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (4.88%) Azure SQL Database
4 8 (4.88%) MySQL
5 7 (4.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.83%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.83%) SQL Anywhere
7 2 (1.22%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 35 (21.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (6.71%) Subversion
3 9 (5.49%) SoapUI
4 8 (4.88%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 3 (1.83%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.22%) GCC
6 2 (1.22%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.61%) Toad
7 1 (0.61%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.61%) Selenium
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (10.98%) Finance
2 8 (4.88%) Marketing
3 3 (1.83%) Automotive
4 1 (0.61%) Legal
4 1 (0.61%) Retail
4 1 (0.61%) Billing
Job Titles
1 114 (69.51%) Developer
2 43 (26.22%) .NET Developer
3 27 (16.46%) Software Developer
4 21 (12.80%) C# Developer
5 20 (12.20%) Software Engineer
5 20 (12.20%) Web Developer
5 20 (12.20%) Senior Developer
6 15 (9.15%) Senior .NET Developer
7 14 (8.54%) Analyst
8 11 (6.71%) Team Leader
8 11 (6.71%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (6.10%) C++ Software Engineer
10 9 (5.49%) .NET Web Developer
10 9 (5.49%) Junior
10 9 (5.49%) Applications Support
10 9 (5.49%) ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (4.88%) SharePoint Developer
11 8 (4.88%) Applications Support Analyst
11 8 (4.88%) Junior Developer
11 8 (4.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (79.27%) .NET
2 94 (57.32%) HTML
3 79 (48.17%) ASP.NET
4 70 (42.68%) CSS
5 67 (40.85%) jQuery
6 44 (26.83%) XML
6 44 (26.83%) HTML5
7 42 (25.61%) WCF
8 39 (23.78%) Web Services
9 38 (23.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 27 (16.46%) CSS3
11 26 (15.85%) LINQ
12 23 (14.02%) AngularJS
13 20 (12.20%) .NET Framework
14 18 (10.98%) WinForms
15 17 (10.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 14 (8.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 14 (8.54%) Modernizr
16 14 (8.54%) SOAP
16 14 (8.54%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.59%) Kindle
2 9 (5.49%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.66%) PKI
4 5 (3.05%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.05%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (2.44%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.22%) Open Source
7 2 (1.22%) Firmware
8 1 (0.61%) BBC
8 1 (0.61%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.61%) NHS
8 1 (0.61%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.61%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.61%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 45 (27.44%) Windows
2 16 (9.76%) Android
2 16 (9.76%) Apple iOS
3 10 (6.10%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.22%) Linux
5 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (45.73%) MVC
2 48 (29.27%) Scrum
3 33 (20.12%) Software Engineering
4 23 (14.02%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (11.59%) UML
5 19 (11.59%) Multithreading
6 16 (9.76%) Android Development
6 16 (9.76%) iOS Development
7 15 (9.15%) Mentoring
7 15 (9.15%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (7.93%) OOD
9 12 (7.32%) OO
10 11 (6.71%) Unit Testing
11 10 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (5.49%) Test Scripting
12 9 (5.49%) Web Development
12 9 (5.49%) SOA
12 9 (5.49%) Workflow
12 9 (5.49%) Test Automation
12 9 (5.49%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 132 (80.49%) C#
2 70 (42.68%) JavaScript
2 70 (42.68%) SQL
3 43 (26.22%) VB.NET
4 40 (24.39%) C++
5 17 (10.37%) T-SQL
6 16 (9.76%) Java
7 9 (5.49%) VB
8 8 (4.88%) PowerShell
8 8 (4.88%) PHP
9 4 (2.44%) VB6
10 2 (1.22%) XPath
10 2 (1.22%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.22%) VC++
10 2 (1.22%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.22%) Perl
11 1 (0.61%) C
11 1 (0.61%) Delphi
11 1 (0.61%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 26 (15.85%) SC Cleared
1 26 (15.85%) Security Cleared
2 18 (10.98%) Degree
3 8 (4.88%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.61%) ISEB
4 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.20%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.27%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (1.22%) zsh
Vendors
1 87 (53.05%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.54%) EPiServer
2 14 (8.54%) Sitecore
3 8 (4.88%) VMware
4 7 (4.27%) Serena
4 7 (4.27%) Wind River
5 3 (1.83%) Infragistics
5 3 (1.83%) Oracle
5 3 (1.83%) Sybase
5 3 (1.83%) SAP
6 2 (1.22%) Sage
6 2 (1.22%) Twitter
6 2 (1.22%) Google
6 2 (1.22%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.61%) Telerik
7 1 (0.61%) Lotus
Petersfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary + 29 Days Holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 11 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Steria
Salary: From £10,000 to £50,000 per annum plus 15% flexible benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, medical, life, 10% bonus
Posted: 26 days ago