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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 102 97 77
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -20
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 100 99 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.56% 2.61% 3.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.35% 17.10% 27.24%
Number of salaries quoted 95 90 133
Average salary £50,000 £38,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% +6.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £63,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
697 579 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 17.86% 15.29% 11.82%
Number of salaries quoted 538 497 446
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,500 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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
Basingstoke +2 18 £55,000 +42.85% 1
Portsmouth -11 17 £50,000 +42.85% 4
Southampton +11 15 £35,000 +22.80%
Andover - 11 £50,000 -
Farnborough +1 10 £45,000 - 1
Fareham +5 5 £40,000 +40.35%
Yateley -1 2 - -
Winchester -1 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Petersfield -10 1 £45,000 +31.38% 1
Gosport - 1 £35,000 -
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 141 (81.50%) C#
2 137 (79.19%) .NET
3 95 (54.91%) HTML
4 90 (52.02%) Microsoft
5 86 (49.71%) SQL Server
6 85 (49.13%) SQL
7 81 (46.82%) MVC
8 78 (45.09%) ASP.NET
9 74 (42.77%) CSS
9 74 (42.77%) Agile Software Development
10 70 (40.46%) JavaScript
11 67 (38.73%) jQuery
12 42 (24.28%) Scrum
12 42 (24.28%) XML
12 42 (24.28%) Windows
13 41 (23.70%) ASP.NET MVC
14 38 (21.97%) HTML5
14 38 (21.97%) C++
15 37 (21.39%) WCF
16 35 (20.23%) Software Engineering
16 35 (20.23%) VB.NET
17 33 (19.08%) Web Services
18 31 (17.92%) Team Foundation Server
19 27 (15.61%) SC Cleared
19 27 (15.61%) Security Cleared
20 26 (15.03%) IIS
20 26 (15.03%) T-SQL
20 26 (15.03%) CSS3
21 22 (12.72%) Finance
21 22 (12.72%) LINQ

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 26 (15.03%) IIS
2 15 (8.67%) SharePoint
3 14 (8.09%) SharePoint 2010
4 13 (7.51%) MS Project Server
5 12 (6.94%) CMS
6 11 (6.36%) Umbraco
7 10 (5.78%) Sitecore CMS
7 10 (5.78%) Kentico
8 2 (1.16%) LiveCycle
8 2 (1.16%) Confluence
9 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (9.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.31%) MS Office
3 2 (1.16%) MS Project
4 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.16%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.58%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.36%) PaaS
3 2 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.78%) TCP/IP
2 9 (5.20%) HTTP
3 8 (4.62%) DNS
4 7 (4.05%) Firewall
5 3 (1.73%) Network Security
5 3 (1.73%) CTI
6 2 (1.16%) Intranet
6 2 (1.16%) Extranet
7 1 (0.58%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (49.71%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (6.36%) Azure SQL Database
4 10 (5.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (5.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (5.20%) MySQL
6 5 (2.89%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.89%) SQL Anywhere
6 5 (2.89%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.73%) Big Data
7 3 (1.73%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.73%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.16%) MS Access
8 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 31 (17.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (5.20%) Subversion
3 8 (4.62%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 8 (4.62%) SoapUI
4 4 (2.31%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (2.31%) Toad
4 4 (2.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.16%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.16%) NUnit
5 2 (1.16%) JIRA
5 2 (1.16%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.16%) Selenium
5 2 (1.16%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.16%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.16%) GCC
6 1 (0.58%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.58%) ProC
6 1 (0.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 22 (12.72%) Finance
2 8 (4.62%) Marketing
3 3 (1.73%) Automotive
4 1 (0.58%) Retail
4 1 (0.58%) Billing
4 1 (0.58%) Legal
Job Titles
1 120 (69.36%) Developer
2 44 (25.43%) .NET Developer
3 24 (13.87%) C# Developer
4 23 (13.29%) Web Developer
5 22 (12.72%) Software Developer
6 21 (12.14%) Software Engineer
7 20 (11.56%) Senior Developer
8 18 (10.40%) C# .NET Developer
9 16 (9.25%) Analyst
10 14 (8.09%) Senior .NET Developer
11 13 (7.51%) SharePoint Developer
12 12 (6.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (5.78%) C++ Software Engineer
13 10 (5.78%) Team Leader
14 9 (5.20%) Applications Support Analyst
14 9 (5.20%) Junior
14 9 (5.20%) Support Analyst
14 9 (5.20%) Applications Support
15 8 (4.62%) .NET Web Developer
15 8 (4.62%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (79.19%) .NET
2 95 (54.91%) HTML
3 78 (45.09%) ASP.NET
4 74 (42.77%) CSS
5 67 (38.73%) jQuery
6 42 (24.28%) XML
7 41 (23.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 38 (21.97%) HTML5
9 37 (21.39%) WCF
10 33 (19.08%) Web Services
11 26 (15.03%) CSS3
12 22 (12.72%) LINQ
12 22 (12.72%) AngularJS
13 21 (12.14%) WinForms
14 20 (11.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 17 (9.83%) .NET Framework
16 16 (9.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 14 (8.09%) SOAP
18 13 (7.51%) MFC
18 13 (7.51%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.51%) Kindle
2 9 (5.20%) Open Source
2 9 (5.20%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.05%) PKI
4 6 (3.47%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.47%) User Experience
5 5 (2.89%) Social Network
6 4 (2.31%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.31%) N-Tier
6 4 (2.31%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.16%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.16%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.58%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.58%) BBC
9 1 (0.58%) AS400
9 1 (0.58%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 42 (24.28%) Windows
2 12 (6.94%) Android
2 12 (6.94%) Apple iOS
3 8 (4.62%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.16%) Linux
5 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.58%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.58%) Solaris
5 1 (0.58%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (46.82%) MVC
2 74 (42.77%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (24.28%) Scrum
4 35 (20.23%) Software Engineering
5 18 (10.40%) Multithreading
5 18 (10.40%) UML
6 16 (9.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 16 (9.25%) OO
7 15 (8.67%) Workflow
7 15 (8.67%) OOD
7 15 (8.67%) TDD
8 13 (7.51%) PRINCE2
8 13 (7.51%) Workflow Management
9 12 (6.94%) Android Development
9 12 (6.94%) iOS Development
10 11 (6.36%) Mentoring
10 11 (6.36%) Web Development
11 10 (5.78%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (5.20%) Mobile Application Development
12 9 (5.20%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 141 (81.50%) C#
2 85 (49.13%) SQL
3 70 (40.46%) JavaScript
4 38 (21.97%) C++
5 35 (20.23%) VB.NET
6 26 (15.03%) T-SQL
7 20 (11.56%) Java
8 13 (7.51%) PowerShell
9 9 (5.20%) VB
10 8 (4.62%) PHP
10 8 (4.62%) PL/SQL
11 6 (3.47%) VB6
12 2 (1.16%) VBA
12 2 (1.16%) Perl
12 2 (1.16%) C
12 2 (1.16%) VC++
12 2 (1.16%) XPath
12 2 (1.16%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.58%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.58%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 27 (15.61%) SC Cleared
1 27 (15.61%) Security Cleared
2 19 (10.98%) Degree
3 13 (7.51%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.16%) ISEB
4 2 (1.16%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.51%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.31%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.05%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (1.73%) Firmware
4 2 (1.16%) zsh
Vendors
1 90 (52.02%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.78%) EPiServer
2 10 (5.78%) Sitecore
3 9 (5.20%) Oracle
4 8 (4.62%) VMware
5 7 (4.05%) Serena
5 7 (4.05%) Wind River
6 5 (2.89%) Endeca
6 5 (2.89%) Infragistics
6 5 (2.89%) SAP
6 5 (2.89%) Sybase
7 2 (1.16%) Sage
7 2 (1.16%) Adobe
7 2 (1.16%) Google
7 2 (1.16%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.16%) Twitter
8 1 (0.58%) Lotus
Hampshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £3,500 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus a 15% Flexible Benifits package
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
QA Apprenticeships
Salary: £6,240 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £24000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30k - 42k per year + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Steria
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 26 days ago