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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 81 95 63
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -32
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 125 81 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.27% 2.50% 4.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.67% 17.92% 30.24%
Number of salaries quoted 118 69 175
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,600 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,650 £45,000 £70,000
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
750 452 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.63% 13.94% 13.85%
Number of salaries quoted 641 401 559
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 £55,000 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +22 40 £37,500 -10.71% 4
Portsmouth +12 38 £48,750 +26.62% 3
Southampton +2 13 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Fareham -4 11 £37,500 +38.88% 2
Farnborough +7 5 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Yateley +1 1 - -
Andover - 1 - -
Eastleigh - 1 £28,500 -
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 195 (89.45%) C#
2 176 (80.73%) .NET
3 135 (61.93%) SQL
4 124 (56.88%) SQL Server
4 124 (56.88%) Agile Software Development
5 112 (51.38%) ASP.NET
6 111 (50.92%) HTML
7 102 (46.79%) Microsoft
8 93 (42.66%) JavaScript
8 93 (42.66%) CSS
9 92 (42.20%) MVC
10 77 (35.32%) jQuery
11 65 (29.82%) XML
12 58 (26.61%) Scrum
12 58 (26.61%) ASP.NET MVC
13 48 (22.02%) Windows
14 45 (20.64%) HTML5
15 44 (20.18%) T-SQL
16 43 (19.72%) WCF
17 41 (18.81%) Software Engineering
18 39 (17.89%) LINQ
18 39 (17.89%) CSS3
19 36 (16.51%) TDD
20 34 (15.60%) Team Foundation Server
21 32 (14.68%) MS Excel
21 32 (14.68%) WinForms
22 31 (14.22%) VB.NET
23 30 (13.76%) Ajax
23 30 (13.76%) AngularJS
24 27 (12.39%) Degree

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (11.93%) IIS
2 17 (7.80%) SharePoint
3 14 (6.42%) SharePoint 2010
4 13 (5.96%) MS Project Server
5 11 (5.05%) Confluence
6 7 (3.21%) CMS
7 6 (2.75%) Umbraco
7 6 (2.75%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.92%) LiveCycle
8 2 (0.92%) Kentico
9 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 32 (14.68%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.83%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.92%) MS Project
3 2 (0.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (4.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.92%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.46%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.05%) PaaS
3 4 (1.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.59%) TCP/IP
1 10 (4.59%) AMQP
2 9 (4.13%) HTTP
2 9 (4.13%) Internet
3 8 (3.67%) DNS
4 7 (3.21%) Firewall
5 3 (1.38%) Network Security
5 3 (1.38%) CTI
6 2 (0.92%) Extranet
7 1 (0.46%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (56.88%) SQL Server
2 22 (10.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (5.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (5.05%) MySQL
4 11 (5.05%) Azure SQL Database
5 10 (4.59%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.75%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.29%) Big Data
7 5 (2.29%) SQL Anywhere
7 5 (2.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (2.29%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.38%) SSDT
9 3 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 34 (15.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (5.05%) JIRA
2 11 (5.05%) NUnit
2 11 (5.05%) TeamCity
3 8 (3.67%) Subversion
4 5 (2.29%) Toad
4 5 (2.29%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (2.29%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.29%) SpecFlow
4 5 (2.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (1.83%) ProC
6 3 (1.38%) Selenium
6 3 (1.38%) Moq
6 3 (1.38%) IntelliJ
7 2 (0.92%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.92%) GCC
7 2 (0.92%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.92%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.92%) Clang
8 1 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (6.42%) Finance
2 8 (3.67%) Marketing
3 7 (3.21%) Automotive
4 4 (1.83%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.83%) Retail
5 2 (0.92%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.46%) Military
6 1 (0.46%) Legal
6 1 (0.46%) Billing
Job Titles
1 165 (75.69%) Developer
2 68 (31.19%) .NET Developer
3 49 (22.48%) C# Developer
4 42 (19.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (14.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 27 (12.39%) Software Developer
7 26 (11.93%) Senior Developer
8 21 (9.63%) ASP.NET Developer
9 20 (9.17%) Web Developer
9 20 (9.17%) Senior .NET Developer
10 16 (7.34%) Software Engineer
11 14 (6.42%) Team Leader
12 13 (5.96%) SharePoint Developer
12 13 (5.96%) Junior
13 12 (5.50%) Analyst
14 11 (5.05%) Graduate
14 11 (5.05%) Junior Developer
15 9 (4.13%) Senior C# Developer
15 9 (4.13%) Architect
15 9 (4.13%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (80.73%) .NET
2 112 (51.38%) ASP.NET
3 111 (50.92%) HTML
4 93 (42.66%) CSS
5 77 (35.32%) jQuery
6 65 (29.82%) XML
7 58 (26.61%) ASP.NET MVC
8 45 (20.64%) HTML5
9 43 (19.72%) WCF
10 39 (17.89%) LINQ
10 39 (17.89%) CSS3
11 32 (14.68%) WinForms
12 30 (13.76%) Ajax
12 30 (13.76%) AngularJS
13 26 (11.93%) .NET Framework
14 24 (11.01%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 23 (10.55%) Web Services
16 22 (10.09%) WPF
17 18 (8.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 17 (7.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.17%) Open Source
2 16 (7.34%) User Experience
2 16 (7.34%) Social Network
3 11 (5.05%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.21%) PKI
4 7 (3.21%) Kindle
5 5 (2.29%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.29%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.83%) CUDA
6 4 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.92%) NHS
7 2 (0.92%) AS400
7 2 (0.92%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.46%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 48 (22.02%) Windows
2 7 (3.21%) Android
2 7 (3.21%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.83%) Solaris
3 4 (1.83%) UNIX
4 2 (0.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (56.88%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (42.20%) MVC
3 58 (26.61%) Scrum
4 41 (18.81%) Software Engineering
5 36 (16.51%) TDD
6 23 (10.55%) E-Commerce
7 21 (9.63%) Time Management
8 20 (9.17%) UML
9 19 (8.72%) OO
10 16 (7.34%) CRM
11 14 (6.42%) Workflow
12 13 (5.96%) PRINCE2
12 13 (5.96%) Workflow Management
13 11 (5.05%) Web Development
13 11 (5.05%) ITIL
14 10 (4.59%) OOD
14 10 (4.59%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (4.59%) Multithreading
15 9 (4.13%) User Acceptance Testing
16 8 (3.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 195 (89.45%) C#
2 135 (61.93%) SQL
3 93 (42.66%) JavaScript
4 44 (20.18%) T-SQL
5 31 (14.22%) VB.NET
6 22 (10.09%) C++
7 19 (8.72%) Java
8 13 (5.96%) PowerShell
9 12 (5.50%) VB
10 11 (5.05%) PL/SQL
11 9 (4.13%) C
11 9 (4.13%) VB6
12 8 (3.67%) PHP
12 8 (3.67%) VBA
13 5 (2.29%) Delphi
14 4 (1.83%) VC++
14 4 (1.83%) Embedded C
15 2 (0.92%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.92%) Perl
16 1 (0.46%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 27 (12.39%) Degree
2 25 (11.47%) Security Cleared
3 24 (11.01%) SC Cleared
4 13 (5.96%) DV Cleared
5 6 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.38%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.21%) ISO 9001
2 5 (2.29%) QA
3 4 (1.83%) COBIT
3 4 (1.83%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.46%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (1.83%) Firmware
1 4 (1.83%) VMware Workstation
1 4 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.92%) zsh
Vendors
1 102 (46.79%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.34%) Endeca
3 15 (6.88%) Oracle
4 9 (4.13%) Infragistics
5 8 (3.67%) Sybase
6 7 (3.21%) Sage
6 7 (3.21%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (2.75%) Sitecore
7 6 (2.75%) DevExpress
8 5 (2.29%) SAP
9 4 (1.83%) Wind River
9 4 (1.83%) VMware
9 4 (1.83%) Serena
10 3 (1.38%) Business Objects
10 3 (1.38%) Twitter
11 2 (0.92%) Google
11 2 (0.92%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.92%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.92%) Adobe
12 1 (0.46%) Borland
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
ARM Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke
CPS Group
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
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Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Nakama
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
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