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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 91 123 93
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -30
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 105 63 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.84% 1.55% 2.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.63% 11.58% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 89 48 100
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,200 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £60,000
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
672 544 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 18.15% 13.43% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 588 468 468
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 May 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 May 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 +8 22 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Basingstoke +26 15 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Fareham -4 13 £35,000 -
Portsmouth - 12 £47,500 - 1
Farnborough - 10 £45,000 -
Petersfield 0 8 £32,500 -10.95%
Aldershot - 3 £53,000 -
Winchester -25 2 £35,000 -12.50%
Havant - 2 - -
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 217 (92.74%) C#
2 212 (90.60%) .NET
3 182 (77.78%) SQL Server
4 161 (68.80%) ASP.NET
5 124 (52.99%) HTML
6 120 (51.28%) Microsoft
7 117 (50.00%) JavaScript
8 112 (47.86%) Agile Software Development
9 110 (47.01%) CSS
10 108 (46.15%) SQL
11 106 (45.30%) MVC
12 101 (43.16%) XML
13 96 (41.03%) ASP.NET MVC
14 88 (37.61%) Windows
15 75 (32.05%) jQuery
16 65 (27.78%) HTML5
17 64 (27.35%) Software Engineering
18 62 (26.50%) WCF
19 55 (23.50%) .NET Framework
20 54 (23.08%) LINQ
21 52 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
22 49 (20.94%) Degree
22 49 (20.94%) MS Excel
23 48 (20.51%) Scrum
24 47 (20.09%) SQL Server 2008
25 46 (19.66%) Web Services
26 45 (19.23%) Ajax
26 45 (19.23%) CSS3
27 41 (17.52%) Time Management
28 38 (16.24%) IIS

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 38 (16.24%) IIS
2 17 (7.26%) Confluence
3 7 (2.99%) Sitecore CMS
3 7 (2.99%) CMS
4 6 (2.56%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.85%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.85%) LiveCycle
5 2 (0.85%) WordPress
5 2 (0.85%) Node.js
6 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.43%) WorkSite
Applications
1 49 (20.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.28%) Mingle
2 3 (1.28%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.85%) MS Project
4 1 (0.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.43%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.83%) TCP/IP
2 22 (9.40%) Network Security
3 18 (7.69%) AMQP
4 17 (7.26%) CTI
5 13 (5.56%) Internet
6 3 (1.28%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 47 (20.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (4.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (4.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (3.42%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.28%) SSDT
7 3 (1.28%) Neo4j
7 3 (1.28%) RavenDB
7 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.28%) MySQL
7 3 (1.28%) DB2
8 2 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.85%) MS Access
8 2 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 52 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (10.26%) NUnit
3 20 (8.55%) TeamCity
4 18 (7.69%) JIRA
5 16 (6.84%) Moq
6 9 (3.85%) Subversion
7 6 (2.56%) Git (software)
8 5 (2.14%) NuGet
8 5 (2.14%) LoadRunner
9 4 (1.71%) IntelliJ
10 3 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (1.28%) MSTest
11 2 (0.85%) Oracle APEX
12 1 (0.43%) SpecFlow
General
1 19 (8.12%) Finance
2 14 (5.98%) Automotive
3 5 (2.14%) Retail
4 4 (1.71%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.28%) Marketing
5 3 (1.28%) Military
6 2 (0.85%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.43%) Advertising
7 1 (0.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 185 (79.06%) Developer
2 92 (39.32%) .NET Developer
3 73 (31.20%) C# Developer
4 58 (24.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 41 (17.52%) Software Developer
6 40 (17.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 33 (14.10%) ASP.NET Developer
8 31 (13.25%) Senior Developer
9 28 (11.97%) Senior .NET Developer
10 24 (10.26%) Junior
10 24 (10.26%) Junior Developer
11 17 (7.26%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (7.26%) Senior C# Developer
12 16 (6.84%) Web Developer
13 15 (6.41%) Software Engineer
14 13 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
14 13 (5.56%) Graduate
15 12 (5.13%) Team Leader
16 11 (4.70%) Junior C# Developer
17 10 (4.27%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (90.60%) .NET
2 161 (68.80%) ASP.NET
3 124 (52.99%) HTML
4 110 (47.01%) CSS
5 101 (43.16%) XML
6 96 (41.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 75 (32.05%) jQuery
8 65 (27.78%) HTML5
9 62 (26.50%) WCF
10 55 (23.50%) .NET Framework
11 54 (23.08%) LINQ
12 46 (19.66%) Web Services
13 45 (19.23%) Ajax
13 45 (19.23%) CSS3
14 37 (15.81%) WinForms
15 34 (14.53%) SOAP
15 34 (14.53%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 30 (12.82%) REST
17 29 (12.39%) XSLT
18 28 (11.97%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.68%) User Experience
2 20 (8.55%) Computer Science
3 19 (8.12%) Open Source
4 17 (7.26%) Social Network
5 14 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.99%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.71%) Kindle
7 4 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.28%) CUDA
8 3 (1.28%) Life Science
9 2 (0.85%) NHS
10 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.43%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 88 (37.61%) Windows
2 7 (2.99%) Apple iOS
3 6 (2.56%) Android
4 3 (1.28%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.28%) CentOS
4 3 (1.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (47.86%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (45.30%) MVC
3 64 (27.35%) Software Engineering
4 48 (20.51%) Scrum
5 41 (17.52%) Time Management
6 33 (14.10%) E-Commerce
6 33 (14.10%) OOD
7 27 (11.54%) Multithreading
8 24 (10.26%) OO
9 20 (8.55%) TDD
10 17 (7.26%) Web Development
11 14 (5.98%) CRM
12 13 (5.56%) OOP
13 12 (5.13%) Content Management
13 12 (5.13%) Unit Testing
13 12 (5.13%) UML
14 10 (4.27%) SOA
15 8 (3.42%) UX Design
15 8 (3.42%) Coaching
16 7 (2.99%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 217 (92.74%) C#
2 117 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 108 (46.15%) SQL
4 38 (16.24%) VB.NET
4 38 (16.24%) C++
5 23 (9.83%) T-SQL
6 16 (6.84%) C
7 11 (4.70%) Java
8 9 (3.85%) VBA
9 5 (2.14%) PHP
10 3 (1.28%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.28%) Embedded C
11 2 (0.85%) VB
11 2 (0.85%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.85%) Fortran
12 1 (0.43%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 49 (20.94%) Degree
2 14 (5.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.28%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.28%) MCTS
3 3 (1.28%) MCSD
3 3 (1.28%) MCSE
4 2 (0.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.14%) QA
2 4 (1.71%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.71%) HL7
2 4 (1.71%) COBIT
3 3 (1.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.28%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 120 (51.28%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.26%) Endeca
3 12 (5.13%) Salesforce.com
3 12 (5.13%) Sage
4 7 (2.99%) Sitecore
5 6 (2.56%) HP
6 5 (2.14%) Oracle
7 3 (1.28%) Cognos
7 3 (1.28%) Business Objects
7 3 (1.28%) Sybase
8 2 (0.85%) Adobe
9 1 (0.43%) LexisNexis
9 1 (0.43%) Telerik
9 1 (0.43%) Borland
9 1 (0.43%) Interwoven
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Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum
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Southampton
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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SSE
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