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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 72 125 100
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -25
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 133 85 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.57% 2.11% 2.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.34% 12.23% 18.73%
Number of salaries quoted 124 79 94
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +10.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £27,650 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
814 695 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.87% 17.23% 13.94%
Number of salaries quoted 693 516 474
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 £32,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 September 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 1 September 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
Southampton +24 43 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Portsmouth +29 20 £50,000 +21.21% 4
Winchester +12 18 £35,000 +25.00% 1
Basingstoke +26 12 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Farnborough -19 7 £45,000 -
Andover -2 6 £50,000 -
Waterlooville - 6 £22,500 -
Havant - 3 £34,073 -
Fareham +9 1 £35,000 - 1
Gosport -8 1 - -
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 175 (81.40%) .NET
2 173 (80.47%) C#
3 134 (62.33%) SQL Server
4 128 (59.53%) ASP.NET
5 111 (51.63%) Microsoft
6 108 (50.23%) MVC
7 102 (47.44%) HTML
8 98 (45.58%) JavaScript
9 95 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
10 88 (40.93%) CSS
10 88 (40.93%) ASP.NET MVC
11 71 (33.02%) Team Foundation Server
12 70 (32.56%) Windows
13 69 (32.09%) XML
13 69 (32.09%) HTML5
14 68 (31.63%) SQL
15 61 (28.37%) WCF
16 58 (26.98%) jQuery
17 54 (25.12%) .NET Framework
18 47 (21.86%) C++
19 46 (21.40%) Network Security
20 43 (20.00%) MS Excel
20 43 (20.00%) Software Engineering
21 40 (18.60%) Ajax
22 39 (18.14%) REST
23 38 (17.67%) Web Development
24 36 (16.74%) CSS3
25 35 (16.28%) Web Services
26 33 (15.35%) NUnit
27 32 (14.88%) Degree

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 10 (4.65%) Confluence
2 9 (4.19%) WordPress
3 8 (3.72%) Umbraco
4 7 (3.26%) CMS
5 4 (1.86%) IIS
5 4 (1.86%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.93%) WebSphere Process Server
6 2 (0.93%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.93%) Node.js
7 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.47%) Kentico
7 1 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.47%) WorkSite
7 1 (0.47%) Apache
Applications
1 43 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Exstream
1 2 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.47%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 46 (21.40%) Network Security
2 27 (12.56%) TCP/IP
3 22 (10.23%) CTI
4 2 (0.93%) FTP
5 1 (0.47%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (62.33%) SQL Server
2 24 (11.16%) Relational Database
3 20 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (7.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (6.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (6.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (2.79%) DB2
8 6 (2.79%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.47%) MS Access
10 1 (0.47%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 71 (33.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (15.35%) NUnit
3 29 (13.49%) Git (software)
4 28 (13.02%) Moq
5 15 (6.98%) Selenium
6 14 (6.51%) JIRA
7 13 (6.05%) TeamCity
8 11 (5.12%) Jasmine
9 10 (4.65%) LoadRunner
10 9 (4.19%) Grunt
10 9 (4.19%) Bower
10 9 (4.19%) gulp
11 7 (3.26%) NuGet
12 2 (0.93%) Rational Application Developer
12 2 (0.93%) Karma Test Runner
12 2 (0.93%) Subversion
13 1 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 1 (0.47%) IntelliJ
13 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 28 (13.02%) Finance
2 11 (5.12%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.26%) Automotive
3 7 (3.26%) Manufacturing
3 7 (3.26%) Banking
3 7 (3.26%) Retail
4 2 (0.93%) Advertising
5 1 (0.47%) Legal
5 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 154 (71.63%) Developer
2 68 (31.63%) C# Developer
3 59 (27.44%) Software Developer
4 44 (20.47%) .NET Developer
5 36 (16.74%) Senior Developer
6 30 (13.95%) Web Developer
6 30 (13.95%) C# Software Developer
7 26 (12.09%) Analyst
8 24 (11.16%) C# .NET Developer
9 23 (10.70%) Software Engineer
10 20 (9.30%) Senior Software Developer
11 19 (8.84%) Senior C# Developer
12 17 (7.91%) Front-End Developer
13 16 (7.44%) Software Architect
13 16 (7.44%) Architect
14 13 (6.05%) Test Analyst
14 13 (6.05%) Senior .NET Developer
14 13 (6.05%) ASP.NET Developer
14 13 (6.05%) .NET Software Developer
14 13 (6.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (81.40%) .NET
2 128 (59.53%) ASP.NET
3 102 (47.44%) HTML
4 88 (40.93%) CSS
4 88 (40.93%) ASP.NET MVC
5 69 (32.09%) HTML5
5 69 (32.09%) XML
6 61 (28.37%) WCF
7 58 (26.98%) jQuery
8 54 (25.12%) .NET Framework
9 40 (18.60%) Ajax
10 39 (18.14%) REST
11 36 (16.74%) CSS3
12 35 (16.28%) Web Services
13 30 (13.95%) Entity Framework
14 29 (13.49%) RESTful
15 28 (13.02%) NHibernate
15 28 (13.02%) SOAP
16 27 (12.56%) STL
17 24 (11.16%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.12%) User Experience
3 10 (4.65%) Social Network
3 10 (4.65%) RIA
4 8 (3.72%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.26%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.86%) Life Science
7 3 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.47%) Replication
8 1 (0.47%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 70 (32.56%) Windows
2 3 (1.40%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.47%) Linux
3 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (50.23%) MVC
2 95 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 38 (17.67%) Web Development
5 29 (13.49%) Scrum
5 29 (13.49%) OOD
6 28 (13.02%) E-Commerce
6 28 (13.02%) Multithreading
7 20 (9.30%) OO
8 19 (8.84%) Automated Testing
9 17 (7.91%) Manual Testing
10 16 (7.44%) SDLC
11 10 (4.65%) Product Management
11 10 (4.65%) Open Source
11 10 (4.65%) TDD
11 10 (4.65%) OOP
12 9 (4.19%) SOA
12 9 (4.19%) Unit Testing
12 9 (4.19%) MVVM
13 8 (3.72%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 173 (80.47%) C#
2 98 (45.58%) JavaScript
3 68 (31.63%) SQL
4 47 (21.86%) C++
5 23 (10.70%) C
6 16 (7.44%) VB.NET
7 15 (6.98%) Java
8 10 (4.65%) PHP
8 10 (4.65%) Python
9 9 (4.19%) VB
10 8 (3.72%) VB6
10 8 (3.72%) VBA
11 6 (2.79%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.33%) Fortran
13 2 (0.93%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.93%) COBOL
14 1 (0.47%) XPath
Qualifications
1 32 (14.88%) Degree
2 8 (3.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.86%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.86%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.86%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.26%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) JTAG
System Software
1 4 (1.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (2.79%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.93%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.93%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 111 (51.63%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.12%) HP
3 10 (4.65%) Endeca
4 4 (1.86%) Oracle
5 3 (1.40%) Cognos
6 2 (0.93%) Sage
6 2 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.93%) IBM
7 1 (0.47%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.47%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.47%) LexisNexis
7 1 (0.47%) QNX
7 1 (0.47%) VMware
7 1 (0.47%) Cisco
7 1 (0.47%) Interwoven
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + gym, bonus, 23 days hol
Posted: 17 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary - please contact for details
Posted: 19 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + plus superb benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Winchester
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday, company pension
Posted: 20 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus, training allowance
Posted: 26 days ago