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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 78 96 63
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -33
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 127 78 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.31% 2.39% 4.03%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.82% 17.81% 30.27%
Number of salaries quoted 118 61 168
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
755 438 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.69% 13.41% 13.30%
Number of salaries quoted 670 370 519
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Basingstoke +28 51 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Portsmouth +11 33 £47,500 +38.68% 1
Southampton +10 17 £30,000 - 2
Fareham -9 14 £37,500 +50.00%
Farnborough +1 2 £40,750 -7.38% 1
Eastleigh +3 1 £28,500 -28.75%
Petersfield -9 1 £32,500 -5.79% 1
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 216 (91.14%) C#
2 196 (82.70%) .NET
3 147 (62.03%) SQL
4 140 (59.07%) SQL Server
5 139 (58.65%) Agile Software Development
6 124 (52.32%) ASP.NET
7 119 (50.21%) HTML
8 114 (48.10%) Microsoft
9 101 (42.62%) CSS
10 100 (42.19%) JavaScript
11 99 (41.77%) MVC
12 79 (33.33%) jQuery
13 75 (31.65%) XML
14 67 (28.27%) ASP.NET MVC
15 63 (26.58%) Scrum
16 60 (25.32%) Windows
17 51 (21.52%) WCF
18 50 (21.10%) HTML5
19 48 (20.25%) LINQ
20 45 (18.99%) Software Engineering
21 44 (18.57%) T-SQL
22 39 (16.46%) CSS3
23 38 (16.03%) WinForms
24 35 (14.77%) Team Foundation Server
24 35 (14.77%) Ajax
24 35 (14.77%) TDD
25 33 (13.92%) MS Excel
25 33 (13.92%) AngularJS
26 32 (13.50%) IIS
26 32 (13.50%) Degree

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 32 (13.50%) IIS
2 17 (7.17%) SharePoint
3 14 (5.91%) Confluence
3 14 (5.91%) SharePoint 2010
4 13 (5.49%) MS Project Server
5 8 (3.38%) CMS
6 7 (2.95%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (2.95%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.69%) LiveCycle
8 1 (0.42%) Kentico
8 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 33 (13.92%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.69%) MS Project
2 4 (1.69%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (4.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.42%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 23 (9.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.64%) PaaS
3 4 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.75%) AMQP
2 14 (5.91%) TCP/IP
3 12 (5.06%) Internet
4 9 (3.80%) HTTP
5 7 (2.95%) DNS
5 7 (2.95%) Firewall
5 7 (2.95%) Network Security
6 6 (2.53%) CTI
7 1 (0.42%) Intranet
7 1 (0.42%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (59.07%) SQL Server
2 27 (11.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (4.64%) Relational Database
4 11 (4.64%) Azure SQL Database
5 10 (4.22%) MySQL
6 8 (3.38%) Oracle Database
7 7 (2.95%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (2.11%) Big Data
9 5 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (2.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.69%) SQL Anywhere
10 4 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (1.69%) MS Access
10 4 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 35 (14.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (6.33%) NUnit
3 14 (5.91%) TeamCity
3 14 (5.91%) JIRA
4 7 (2.95%) Moq
4 7 (2.95%) Subversion
5 5 (2.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (2.11%) SpecFlow
5 5 (2.11%) Toad
5 5 (2.11%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (1.69%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (1.69%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.69%) ProC
7 3 (1.27%) IntelliJ
8 2 (0.84%) Selenium
8 2 (0.84%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.84%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.42%) GCC
9 1 (0.42%) Clang
General
1 10 (4.22%) Finance
2 8 (3.38%) Automotive
3 7 (2.95%) Marketing
4 5 (2.11%) Retail
5 4 (1.69%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.27%) Military
7 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.42%) Legal
Job Titles
1 183 (77.22%) Developer
2 77 (32.49%) .NET Developer
3 58 (24.47%) C# Developer
4 49 (20.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 36 (15.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 30 (12.66%) Software Developer
7 26 (10.97%) Senior Developer
8 24 (10.13%) Web Developer
9 23 (9.70%) ASP.NET Developer
10 22 (9.28%) Senior .NET Developer
11 17 (7.17%) Junior
12 15 (6.33%) Junior Developer
12 15 (6.33%) Software Engineer
13 14 (5.91%) Analyst
13 14 (5.91%) Team Leader
14 13 (5.49%) SharePoint Developer
15 12 (5.06%) Graduate
15 12 (5.06%) Senior C# Developer
16 11 (4.64%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
17 10 (4.22%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (82.70%) .NET
2 124 (52.32%) ASP.NET
3 119 (50.21%) HTML
4 101 (42.62%) CSS
5 79 (33.33%) jQuery
6 75 (31.65%) XML
7 67 (28.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 51 (21.52%) WCF
9 50 (21.10%) HTML5
10 48 (20.25%) LINQ
11 39 (16.46%) CSS3
12 38 (16.03%) WinForms
13 35 (14.77%) Ajax
14 33 (13.92%) AngularJS
15 31 (13.08%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 29 (12.24%) .NET Framework
17 26 (10.97%) Web Services
18 22 (9.28%) WPF
18 22 (9.28%) SOAP
19 21 (8.86%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.13%) Open Source
2 19 (8.02%) Social Network
3 18 (7.59%) User Experience
4 16 (6.75%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.95%) Kindle
5 7 (2.95%) PKI
6 5 (2.11%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.69%) CUDA
7 4 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.84%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.84%) NHS
8 2 (0.84%) AS400
9 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.42%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 60 (25.32%) Windows
2 7 (2.95%) Apple iOS
2 7 (2.95%) Android
3 4 (1.69%) UNIX
3 4 (1.69%) Solaris
4 1 (0.42%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (58.65%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (41.77%) MVC
3 63 (26.58%) Scrum
4 45 (18.99%) Software Engineering
5 35 (14.77%) TDD
6 30 (12.66%) Time Management
7 27 (11.39%) E-Commerce
8 19 (8.02%) UML
9 18 (7.59%) OO
10 17 (7.17%) CRM
11 14 (5.91%) Workflow
11 14 (5.91%) OOD
11 14 (5.91%) Multithreading
12 13 (5.49%) Web Development
12 13 (5.49%) Workflow Management
12 13 (5.49%) PRINCE2
13 12 (5.06%) ITIL
14 8 (3.38%) UX Design
15 7 (2.95%) Responsive Web Design
15 7 (2.95%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 216 (91.14%) C#
2 147 (62.03%) SQL
3 100 (42.19%) JavaScript
4 44 (18.57%) T-SQL
5 31 (13.08%) VB.NET
6 22 (9.28%) C++
7 18 (7.59%) Java
8 13 (5.49%) PowerShell
8 13 (5.49%) PL/SQL
9 12 (5.06%) VB
10 10 (4.22%) VBA
11 9 (3.80%) C
11 9 (3.80%) VB6
12 7 (2.95%) PHP
13 5 (2.11%) Delphi
14 4 (1.69%) VC++
14 4 (1.69%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.42%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.42%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (13.50%) Degree
2 24 (10.13%) Security Cleared
3 23 (9.70%) SC Cleared
4 13 (5.49%) DV Cleared
5 6 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.84%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.84%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.95%) ISO 9001
2 5 (2.11%) QA
2 5 (2.11%) COBIT
3 4 (1.69%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.27%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (1.69%) Firmware
2 3 (1.27%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.42%) zsh
Vendors
1 114 (48.10%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.02%) Endeca
3 17 (7.17%) Oracle
4 8 (3.38%) Infragistics
4 8 (3.38%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (3.38%) Sage
5 7 (2.95%) Sybase
5 7 (2.95%) Sitecore
6 6 (2.53%) DevExpress
7 4 (1.69%) SAP
7 4 (1.69%) Adobe
8 3 (1.27%) VMware
8 3 (1.27%) Business Objects
8 3 (1.27%) Wind River
8 3 (1.27%) Serena
9 1 (0.42%) Twitter
9 1 (0.42%) Borland
9 1 (0.42%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.42%) Atlassian
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Hunt 4 Staff
Salary: £28k - 37k per year
Posted: 6 days ago