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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 93 90 67
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -23
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 114 100 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.99% 2.98% 3.84%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.70% 20.41% 27.26%
Number of salaries quoted 108 87 153
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,700 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
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
726 490 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.06% 14.61% 14.09%
Number of salaries quoted 607 432 551
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 £28,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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
Portsmouth +6 36 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Basingstoke +14 28 £37,500 -7.40% 4
Southampton -1 9 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Fareham -3 5 £35,000 +29.62% 2
Andover - 5 £50,000 -
Farnborough +4 4 £36,000 -15.29%
Yateley 0 1 - -
Winchester -8 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Petersfield -15 1 £45,000 +31.38%
Eastleigh - 1 £28,500 -
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 170 (86.29%) C#
2 155 (78.68%) .NET
3 118 (59.90%) SQL
4 108 (54.82%) SQL Server
5 98 (49.75%) HTML
6 97 (49.24%) Agile Software Development
7 93 (47.21%) ASP.NET
8 91 (46.19%) Microsoft
9 83 (42.13%) MVC
10 81 (41.12%) CSS
11 77 (39.09%) JavaScript
12 70 (35.53%) jQuery
13 50 (25.38%) XML
14 46 (23.35%) ASP.NET MVC
15 45 (22.84%) Scrum
16 40 (20.30%) WCF
16 40 (20.30%) T-SQL
17 36 (18.27%) HTML5
18 35 (17.77%) Team Foundation Server
19 34 (17.26%) CSS3
19 34 (17.26%) Windows
20 33 (16.75%) TDD
20 33 (16.75%) Software Engineering
21 30 (15.23%) VB.NET
22 27 (13.71%) WinForms
22 27 (13.71%) Degree
23 25 (12.69%) C++
23 25 (12.69%) MS Excel
24 24 (12.18%) Web Services
24 24 (12.18%) LINQ

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 20 (10.15%) IIS
2 17 (8.63%) SharePoint
3 14 (7.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 13 (6.60%) MS Project Server
5 7 (3.55%) CMS
5 7 (3.55%) Confluence
6 6 (3.05%) Umbraco
7 5 (2.54%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (1.52%) Kentico
9 2 (1.02%) LiveCycle
10 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (12.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.03%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.02%) MS Project
3 2 (1.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (4.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.02%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.51%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 22 (11.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.58%) PaaS
3 3 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.58%) TCP/IP
2 9 (4.57%) HTTP
3 8 (4.06%) DNS
4 7 (3.55%) Firewall
5 4 (2.03%) Network Security
5 4 (2.03%) CTI
6 3 (1.52%) Internet
7 2 (1.02%) Extranet
7 2 (1.02%) AMQP
8 1 (0.51%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (54.82%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (6.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (5.58%) MySQL
4 11 (5.58%) Azure SQL Database
5 7 (3.55%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.05%) Oracle Database
6 6 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.54%) Big Data
7 5 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.54%) SQL Anywhere
7 5 (2.54%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (2.54%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.03%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.52%) SSDT
9 3 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 35 (17.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (3.55%) JIRA
2 7 (3.55%) TeamCity
2 7 (3.55%) NUnit
3 5 (2.54%) Subversion
3 5 (2.54%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (2.54%) Toad
3 5 (2.54%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.54%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 5 (2.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (2.03%) SpecFlow
4 4 (2.03%) ProC
5 3 (1.52%) Selenium
6 2 (1.02%) Clang
6 2 (1.02%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.02%) GCC
6 2 (1.02%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.02%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.51%) Moq
7 1 (0.51%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 20 (10.15%) Finance
2 8 (4.06%) Marketing
3 5 (2.54%) Automotive
4 4 (2.03%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.02%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.02%) Retail
6 1 (0.51%) Billing
6 1 (0.51%) Legal
Job Titles
1 146 (74.11%) Developer
2 57 (28.93%) .NET Developer
3 36 (18.27%) C# Developer
4 31 (15.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (13.71%) Software Developer
6 24 (12.18%) Senior Developer
6 24 (12.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 23 (11.68%) Web Developer
8 18 (9.14%) Senior .NET Developer
9 15 (7.61%) ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (7.61%) Junior
10 13 (6.60%) Software Engineer
10 13 (6.60%) Analyst
10 13 (6.60%) Team Leader
10 13 (6.60%) Junior Developer
10 13 (6.60%) SharePoint Developer
11 9 (4.57%) Applications Developer
12 8 (4.06%) Support Analyst
12 8 (4.06%) Graduate
12 8 (4.06%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (78.68%) .NET
2 98 (49.75%) HTML
3 93 (47.21%) ASP.NET
4 81 (41.12%) CSS
5 70 (35.53%) jQuery
6 50 (25.38%) XML
7 46 (23.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 40 (20.30%) WCF
9 36 (18.27%) HTML5
10 34 (17.26%) CSS3
11 27 (13.71%) WinForms
12 24 (12.18%) Ajax
12 24 (12.18%) Web Services
12 24 (12.18%) LINQ
13 23 (11.68%) AngularJS
14 21 (10.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 20 (10.15%) .NET Framework
16 19 (9.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 18 (9.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 17 (8.63%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.12%) Open Source
2 12 (6.09%) Social Network
3 10 (5.08%) User Experience
4 9 (4.57%) Computer Science
5 8 (4.06%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.55%) Kindle
6 7 (3.55%) PKI
7 5 (2.54%) N-Tier
8 4 (2.03%) CUDA
8 4 (2.03%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.02%) NHS
9 2 (1.02%) AS400
9 2 (1.02%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.51%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.51%) BBC
10 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 34 (17.26%) Windows
2 7 (3.55%) Android
2 7 (3.55%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.03%) Solaris
3 4 (2.03%) UNIX
4 2 (1.02%) Linux
5 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (49.24%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (42.13%) MVC
3 45 (22.84%) Scrum
4 33 (16.75%) TDD
4 33 (16.75%) Software Engineering
5 23 (11.68%) OO
6 17 (8.63%) E-Commerce
7 15 (7.61%) UML
7 15 (7.61%) Workflow
8 13 (6.60%) PRINCE2
8 13 (6.60%) Workflow Management
8 13 (6.60%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (6.09%) Multithreading
9 12 (6.09%) CRM
10 11 (5.58%) OOD
10 11 (5.58%) Web Development
11 10 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (4.57%) ITIL
13 8 (4.06%) Digital Marketing
13 8 (4.06%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 170 (86.29%) C#
2 118 (59.90%) SQL
3 77 (39.09%) JavaScript
4 40 (20.30%) T-SQL
5 30 (15.23%) VB.NET
6 25 (12.69%) C++
7 20 (10.15%) Java
8 13 (6.60%) VB
8 13 (6.60%) PowerShell
9 11 (5.58%) PL/SQL
10 9 (4.57%) VB6
11 8 (4.06%) PHP
11 8 (4.06%) C
12 5 (2.54%) VBA
13 4 (2.03%) VC++
13 4 (2.03%) Embedded C
13 4 (2.03%) Delphi
14 2 (1.02%) Perl
14 2 (1.02%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.51%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 27 (13.71%) Degree
2 24 (12.18%) SC Cleared
2 24 (12.18%) Security Cleared
3 13 (6.60%) DV Cleared
4 5 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.52%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.55%) ISO 9001
2 5 (2.54%) QA
3 4 (2.03%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.51%) HL7
4 1 (0.51%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (2.54%) VMware Workstation
1 5 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.03%) Firmware
3 2 (1.02%) zsh
Vendors
1 91 (46.19%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.61%) Oracle
3 12 (6.09%) Endeca
4 9 (4.57%) Infragistics
5 8 (4.06%) Sybase
6 6 (3.05%) Sage
6 6 (3.05%) DevExpress
7 5 (2.54%) Wind River
7 5 (2.54%) Sitecore
7 5 (2.54%) SAP
7 5 (2.54%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (2.54%) VMware
7 5 (2.54%) Serena
8 3 (1.52%) Business Objects
8 3 (1.52%) EPiServer
8 3 (1.52%) Twitter
9 2 (1.02%) Google
9 2 (1.02%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.02%) Adobe
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £30 - £40 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Blueteq Ltd
Salary: Salary negotiable subject to experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, medical, life
Posted: 8 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, medical, life
Posted: 16 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago