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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 92 116 73
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -43
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 98 71 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.69% 1.81% 3.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.00% 11.97% 24.59%
Number of salaries quoted 89 58 130
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,521 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
754 593 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 20.71% 15.12% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 635 473 484
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015. 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 +11 32 £41,250 +17.85% 4
Farnborough -16 11 £45,000 - 1
Basingstoke +12 8 £40,000 - 2
Winchester -16 8 £36,250 +29.46% 4
Fareham +20 7 £35,000 -
Portsmouth +26 6 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Waterlooville - 5 £22,500 - 1
Andover - 4 £50,000 -
Havant - 3 £34,073 -
Fordingbridge - 1 - -
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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.

1 201 (88.94%) .NET
2 193 (85.40%) C#
3 172 (76.11%) SQL Server
4 145 (64.16%) ASP.NET
5 118 (52.21%) Microsoft
6 116 (51.33%) MVC
7 113 (50.00%) HTML
8 100 (44.25%) CSS
8 100 (44.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 99 (43.81%) JavaScript
10 83 (36.73%) Windows
11 82 (36.28%) XML
12 81 (35.84%) Agile Software Development
13 80 (35.40%) SQL
14 64 (28.32%) Team Foundation Server
15 63 (27.88%) jQuery
15 63 (27.88%) HTML5
16 61 (26.99%) WCF
17 55 (24.34%) Software Engineering
18 54 (23.89%) .NET Framework
19 45 (19.91%) C++
19 45 (19.91%) MS Excel
20 43 (19.03%) Degree
21 42 (18.58%) Web Services
22 41 (18.14%) SQL Server 2008
23 39 (17.26%) Ajax
24 38 (16.81%) OOD
25 37 (16.37%) CSS3
26 34 (15.04%) NHibernate
27 33 (14.60%) LINQ

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 24 (10.62%) IIS
2 12 (5.31%) Confluence
3 4 (1.77%) CMS
4 3 (1.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.33%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.33%) WordPress
5 2 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.88%) LiveCycle
5 2 (0.88%) WorkSite
5 2 (0.88%) Node.js
6 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.44%) Kentico
6 1 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.44%) Apache
Applications
1 45 (19.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.33%) Mingle
3 2 (0.88%) MS Project
3 2 (0.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.88%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.44%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.87%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (14.60%) Network Security
2 27 (11.95%) TCP/IP
3 20 (8.85%) CTI
4 8 (3.54%) AMQP
5 3 (1.33%) Internet
6 1 (0.44%) DNS
6 1 (0.44%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.44%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (76.11%) SQL Server
2 41 (18.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (6.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (6.64%) Relational Database
4 13 (5.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (5.31%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (5.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.65%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (2.21%) DB2
8 4 (1.77%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.33%) RavenDB
9 3 (1.33%) Neo4j
10 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.88%) MS Access
11 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.44%) OLTP
11 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 64 (28.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (11.95%) NUnit
3 22 (9.73%) Moq
4 18 (7.96%) TeamCity
5 16 (7.08%) JIRA
6 13 (5.75%) Git (software)
7 10 (4.42%) NuGet
8 8 (3.54%) LoadRunner
9 4 (1.77%) Subversion
9 4 (1.77%) Jasmine
9 4 (1.77%) Selenium
10 3 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (1.33%) MSTest
11 2 (0.88%) Grunt
11 2 (0.88%) Karma Test Runner
11 2 (0.88%) Bower
11 2 (0.88%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (0.88%) gulp
12 1 (0.44%) IntelliJ
General
1 28 (12.39%) Finance
2 12 (5.31%) Automotive
3 6 (2.65%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.65%) Retail
4 3 (1.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.33%) Banking
5 2 (0.88%) Advertising
5 2 (0.88%) Military
5 2 (0.88%) Legal
6 1 (0.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 167 (73.89%) Developer
2 74 (32.74%) .NET Developer
3 64 (28.32%) C# Developer
4 48 (21.24%) Software Developer
5 39 (17.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 35 (15.49%) Senior Developer
7 27 (11.95%) Senior .NET Developer
8 24 (10.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 23 (10.18%) ASP.NET Developer
10 22 (9.73%) Analyst
11 18 (7.96%) Web Developer
12 16 (7.08%) Software Engineer
12 16 (7.08%) C# Software Developer
12 16 (7.08%) .NET Software Developer
13 15 (6.64%) Senior C# Developer
14 14 (6.19%) Junior Developer
14 14 (6.19%) Junior
15 12 (5.31%) Architect
16 11 (4.87%) Software Architect
16 11 (4.87%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (88.94%) .NET
2 145 (64.16%) ASP.NET
3 113 (50.00%) HTML
4 100 (44.25%) CSS
4 100 (44.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 82 (36.28%) XML
6 63 (27.88%) HTML5
6 63 (27.88%) jQuery
7 61 (26.99%) WCF
8 54 (23.89%) .NET Framework
9 42 (18.58%) Web Services
10 39 (17.26%) Ajax
11 37 (16.37%) CSS3
12 34 (15.04%) NHibernate
13 33 (14.60%) LINQ
14 31 (13.72%) SOAP
14 31 (13.72%) REST
15 29 (12.83%) WinForms
16 26 (11.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 23 (10.18%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.41%) User Experience
3 15 (6.64%) Computer Science
4 12 (5.31%) Social Network
5 8 (3.54%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.21%) Life Science
8 4 (1.77%) RIA
9 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 83 (36.73%) Windows
2 4 (1.77%) Linux
2 4 (1.77%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.33%) CentOS
3 3 (1.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (51.33%) MVC
2 81 (35.84%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (24.34%) Software Engineering
4 38 (16.81%) OOD
5 33 (14.60%) Scrum
6 30 (13.27%) OO
7 29 (12.83%) E-Commerce
8 28 (12.39%) Multithreading
9 26 (11.50%) SDLC
10 25 (11.06%) Time Management
10 25 (11.06%) Web Development
11 19 (8.41%) OOP
12 14 (6.19%) Open Source
13 13 (5.75%) TDD
14 12 (5.31%) Content Management
14 12 (5.31%) Unit Testing
14 12 (5.31%) MVVM
15 11 (4.87%) Software Testing
16 10 (4.42%) SOA
16 10 (4.42%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 193 (85.40%) C#
2 99 (43.81%) JavaScript
3 80 (35.40%) SQL
4 45 (19.91%) C++
5 32 (14.16%) VB.NET
6 20 (8.85%) C
7 11 (4.87%) Java
8 9 (3.98%) T-SQL
9 8 (3.54%) VBA
10 6 (2.65%) VB6
10 6 (2.65%) VB
11 5 (2.21%) PHP
11 5 (2.21%) Python
12 4 (1.77%) Fortran
13 3 (1.33%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.88%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.88%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.44%) COBOL
15 1 (0.44%) XPath
Qualifications
1 43 (19.03%) Degree
2 12 (5.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.33%) MCTS
3 3 (1.33%) MCSD
3 3 (1.33%) MCSE
4 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.10%) QA
2 3 (1.33%) HL7
3 1 (0.44%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (0.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.77%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 118 (52.21%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.31%) Endeca
3 10 (4.42%) HP
4 6 (2.65%) Oracle
4 6 (2.65%) Sage
4 6 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.33%) Cognos
6 2 (0.88%) Adobe
6 2 (0.88%) Interwoven
6 2 (0.88%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.88%) LexisNexis
7 1 (0.44%) QNX
7 1 (0.44%) Telerik
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Waterlooville, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
University of Winchester
Salary: £24,775 to £30,434 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + plus superb benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Winchester
University of Winchester
Salary: £24,775 to £30,434 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 17 days ago