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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 87 92 78
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 111 100 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.92% 2.75% 3.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.95% 16.98% 24.77%
Number of salaries quoted 104 88 128
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £27,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
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
696 589 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 18.31% 16.23% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 539 506 487
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 21 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 21 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 +10 22 £50,000 +29.87% 1
Portsmouth -12 21 £50,000 +42.85% 6
Southampton +12 16 £37,500 +28.20% 3
Andover - 11 £50,000 -
Farnborough +2 10 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Yateley -1 2 - -
Fareham +6 1 £40,000 +77.77%
Winchester +3 1 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Petersfield -10 1 £45,000 +31.38% 1
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 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.

1 151 (82.51%) C#
2 139 (75.96%) .NET
3 102 (55.74%) SQL
4 93 (50.82%) HTML
4 93 (50.82%) SQL Server
5 91 (49.73%) Microsoft
6 78 (42.62%) MVC
7 76 (41.53%) ASP.NET
8 74 (40.44%) CSS
8 74 (40.44%) Agile Software Development
9 71 (38.80%) JavaScript
10 67 (36.61%) jQuery
11 43 (23.50%) XML
12 40 (21.86%) Windows
12 40 (21.86%) ASP.NET MVC
13 39 (21.31%) C++
14 38 (20.77%) Scrum
14 38 (20.77%) WCF
15 35 (19.13%) Software Engineering
16 32 (17.49%) HTML5
17 31 (16.94%) T-SQL
18 30 (16.39%) VB.NET
18 30 (16.39%) Team Foundation Server
19 27 (14.75%) Web Services
19 27 (14.75%) WinForms
20 26 (14.21%) SC Cleared
20 26 (14.21%) Security Cleared
20 26 (14.21%) CSS3
21 24 (13.11%) Java
22 23 (12.57%) TDD

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 22 (12.02%) IIS
2 17 (9.29%) SharePoint
3 14 (7.65%) SharePoint 2010
4 13 (7.10%) MS Project Server
5 10 (5.46%) CMS
6 9 (4.92%) Umbraco
7 8 (4.37%) Kentico
7 8 (4.37%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (1.64%) Confluence
9 2 (1.09%) LiveCycle
10 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (10.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.19%) MS Office
3 2 (1.09%) MS Project
4 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.09%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.55%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.01%) PaaS
3 4 (2.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.01%) TCP/IP
2 9 (4.92%) HTTP
3 8 (4.37%) DNS
4 7 (3.83%) Firewall
5 4 (2.19%) CTI
5 4 (2.19%) Network Security
6 2 (1.09%) Extranet
7 1 (0.55%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (50.82%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (6.01%) MySQL
3 11 (6.01%) Azure SQL Database
4 10 (5.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.28%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.28%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.73%) Big Data
6 5 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.73%) SQL Anywhere
6 5 (2.73%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (2.19%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.09%) MS Access
9 2 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 30 (16.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (4.37%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 6 (3.28%) Subversion
3 6 (3.28%) SoapUI
4 5 (2.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (2.73%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (2.73%) Toad
5 4 (2.19%) ProC
6 3 (1.64%) Selenium
6 3 (1.64%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.64%) NUnit
6 3 (1.64%) JIRA
6 3 (1.64%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (1.09%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.09%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.09%) GCC
8 1 (0.55%) Moq
8 1 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.55%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 22 (12.02%) Finance
2 8 (4.37%) Marketing
3 4 (2.19%) Automotive
4 2 (1.09%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.55%) Retail
5 1 (0.55%) Billing
5 1 (0.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 128 (69.95%) Developer
2 45 (24.59%) .NET Developer
3 25 (13.66%) C# Developer
4 24 (13.11%) Software Developer
4 24 (13.11%) Web Developer
5 20 (10.93%) C# .NET Developer
6 19 (10.38%) Software Engineer
6 19 (10.38%) Senior Developer
7 14 (7.65%) Analyst
7 14 (7.65%) Senior .NET Developer
7 14 (7.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (7.10%) SharePoint Developer
9 11 (6.01%) Team Leader
10 10 (5.46%) Junior
11 9 (4.92%) Applications Support
11 9 (4.92%) Support Analyst
11 9 (4.92%) Applications Support Analyst
11 9 (4.92%) C++ Software Engineer
12 8 (4.37%) Applications Developer
12 8 (4.37%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (75.96%) .NET
2 93 (50.82%) HTML
3 76 (41.53%) ASP.NET
4 74 (40.44%) CSS
5 67 (36.61%) jQuery
6 43 (23.50%) XML
7 40 (21.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 38 (20.77%) WCF
9 32 (17.49%) HTML5
10 27 (14.75%) Web Services
10 27 (14.75%) WinForms
11 26 (14.21%) CSS3
12 22 (12.02%) LINQ
13 21 (11.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 20 (10.93%) AngularJS
15 17 (9.29%) MFC
16 16 (8.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 15 (8.20%) .NET Framework
17 15 (8.20%) Ajax
18 13 (7.10%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.56%) Open Source
2 11 (6.01%) Kindle
3 10 (5.46%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.37%) User Experience
4 8 (4.37%) Social Network
5 7 (3.83%) PKI
5 7 (3.83%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.73%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.19%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.19%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.09%) AS400
8 2 (1.09%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.55%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.55%) BBC
9 1 (0.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 40 (21.86%) Windows
2 10 (5.46%) Apple iOS
2 10 (5.46%) Android
3 5 (2.73%) Windows 8
4 4 (2.19%) Solaris
4 4 (2.19%) UNIX
5 2 (1.09%) Linux
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (42.62%) MVC
2 74 (40.44%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (20.77%) Scrum
4 35 (19.13%) Software Engineering
5 23 (12.57%) TDD
6 21 (11.48%) OO
7 16 (8.74%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (8.20%) Multithreading
8 15 (8.20%) OOD
8 15 (8.20%) UML
8 15 (8.20%) Workflow
9 13 (7.10%) Workflow Management
9 13 (7.10%) Web Development
9 13 (7.10%) PRINCE2
10 12 (6.56%) E-Commerce
11 10 (5.46%) Android Development
11 10 (5.46%) iOS Development
11 10 (5.46%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (4.92%) ITIL
12 9 (4.92%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 151 (82.51%) C#
2 102 (55.74%) SQL
3 71 (38.80%) JavaScript
4 39 (21.31%) C++
5 31 (16.94%) T-SQL
6 30 (16.39%) VB.NET
7 24 (13.11%) Java
8 13 (7.10%) PowerShell
9 12 (6.56%) PL/SQL
9 12 (6.56%) VB
10 9 (4.92%) VB6
11 8 (4.37%) PHP
12 5 (2.73%) C
12 5 (2.73%) Delphi
13 4 (2.19%) VC++
14 2 (1.09%) Perl
14 2 (1.09%) VBA
14 2 (1.09%) XPath
14 2 (1.09%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.55%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 26 (14.21%) SC Cleared
1 26 (14.21%) Security Cleared
2 20 (10.93%) Degree
3 13 (7.10%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.64%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.01%) ISO 9001
2 5 (2.73%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.83%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (1.64%) Firmware
4 2 (1.09%) zsh
Vendors
1 91 (49.73%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.10%) Oracle
3 8 (4.37%) VMware
3 8 (4.37%) Endeca
3 8 (4.37%) EPiServer
3 8 (4.37%) Sitecore
4 7 (3.83%) Wind River
4 7 (3.83%) Serena
4 7 (3.83%) Infragistics
5 5 (2.73%) SAP
5 5 (2.73%) Sybase
6 4 (2.19%) DevExpress
7 3 (1.64%) Twitter
7 3 (1.64%) Sage
8 2 (1.09%) Adobe
8 2 (1.09%) Google
8 2 (1.09%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.55%) Lotus
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