The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 124 73 81
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +8
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 72 126 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.82% 3.19% 3.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.43% 23.33% 26.69%
Number of salaries quoted 63 120 132
Average salary £35,000 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.39% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
630 540 502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.95% 13.67% 12.61%
Number of salaries quoted 479 477 449
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £31,322
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Visual Studio
South East

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Southampton +22 29 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Portsmouth -22 13 £47,500 +41.79% 2
Fareham -11 11 £35,000 +22.80%
Winchester +15 8 £28,000 -28.66%
Basingstoke -26 8 £42,500 +7.59%
Gosport - 5 £35,000 -
Farnborough -1 4 £45,000 +16.88%
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 113 (83.70%) .NET
2 111 (82.22%) C#
3 88 (65.19%) SQL Server
4 84 (62.22%) ASP.NET
5 82 (60.74%) HTML
6 70 (51.85%) JavaScript
6 70 (51.85%) Microsoft
7 66 (48.89%) MVC
8 64 (47.41%) jQuery
9 60 (44.44%) CSS
10 54 (40.00%) SQL
11 50 (37.04%) VB.NET
12 47 (34.81%) Scrum
13 45 (33.33%) XML
13 45 (33.33%) WCF
14 43 (31.85%) ASP.NET MVC
14 43 (31.85%) Web Services
15 42 (31.11%) Windows
16 38 (28.15%) HTML5
17 36 (26.67%) C++
18 32 (23.70%) IIS
19 30 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
20 27 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 27 (20.00%) LINQ
20 27 (20.00%) Software Engineering
21 25 (18.52%) ISO 9001
22 24 (17.78%) Kindle
23 23 (17.04%) .NET Framework
24 22 (16.30%) CSS3
25 19 (14.07%) Apple iOS

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 32 (23.70%) IIS
2 18 (13.33%) Umbraco
2 18 (13.33%) CMS
3 17 (12.59%) Kentico
3 17 (12.59%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (11.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.96%) MS Office
3 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.19%) DNS
2 4 (2.96%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.22%) CTI
3 3 (2.22%) Network Security
4 1 (0.74%) Intranet
4 1 (0.74%) Extranet
4 1 (0.74%) HTTP
4 1 (0.74%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.74%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (65.19%) SQL Server
2 27 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (5.19%) MySQL
6 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Anywhere
Development Applications
1 30 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (8.15%) Subversion
3 9 (6.67%) SoapUI
4 8 (5.93%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 2 (1.48%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.48%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.74%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.74%) Selenium
6 1 (0.74%) GCC
General
1 16 (11.85%) Finance
2 7 (5.19%) Marketing
3 3 (2.22%) Automotive
4 1 (0.74%) Retail
4 1 (0.74%) Billing
4 1 (0.74%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 98 (72.59%) Developer
2 41 (30.37%) .NET Developer
3 28 (20.74%) Software Developer
4 22 (16.30%) Web Developer
5 20 (14.81%) C# Developer
6 16 (11.85%) Software Engineer
7 14 (10.37%) Senior Developer
8 13 (9.63%) .NET Web Developer
9 11 (8.15%) ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (7.41%) C++ Software Engineer
10 10 (7.41%) Lead Developer
11 9 (6.67%) Junior
11 9 (6.67%) Junior Developer
12 8 (5.93%) Technical Developer
12 8 (5.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (5.93%) Technical Manager
12 8 (5.93%) Senior .NET Developer
13 7 (5.19%) Applications Support
14 6 (4.44%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (83.70%) .NET
2 84 (62.22%) ASP.NET
3 82 (60.74%) HTML
4 64 (47.41%) jQuery
5 60 (44.44%) CSS
6 45 (33.33%) XML
6 45 (33.33%) WCF
7 43 (31.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 43 (31.85%) Web Services
8 38 (28.15%) HTML5
9 27 (20.00%) LINQ
10 23 (17.04%) .NET Framework
11 22 (16.30%) CSS3
12 18 (13.33%) AngularJS
13 17 (12.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 17 (12.59%) Modernizr
14 14 (10.37%) WinForms
14 14 (10.37%) MFC
15 13 (9.63%) SOAP
16 12 (8.89%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.78%) Kindle
2 9 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.44%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (2.96%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.74%) NHS
6 1 (0.74%) BBC
6 1 (0.74%) PKI
6 1 (0.74%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.74%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (0.74%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 42 (31.11%) Windows
2 19 (14.07%) Apple iOS
2 19 (14.07%) Android
3 10 (7.41%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.74%) Linux
4 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (48.89%) MVC
2 47 (34.81%) Scrum
3 27 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 19 (14.07%) Android Development
4 19 (14.07%) iOS Development
5 18 (13.33%) Multithreading
6 15 (11.11%) UML
6 15 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (9.63%) OOD
7 13 (9.63%) Unit Testing
8 11 (8.15%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (6.67%) OO
10 9 (6.67%) SOA
10 9 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
11 8 (5.93%) Web Development
12 7 (5.19%) Digital Marketing
12 7 (5.19%) MVVM
13 4 (2.96%) Analytics
13 4 (2.96%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 111 (82.22%) C#
2 70 (51.85%) JavaScript
3 54 (40.00%) SQL
4 50 (37.04%) VB.NET
5 36 (26.67%) C++
6 14 (10.37%) T-SQL
7 13 (9.63%) Java
8 10 (7.41%) VB
9 7 (5.19%) PHP
10 5 (3.70%) VB6
11 3 (2.22%) C
12 2 (1.48%) XPath
12 2 (1.48%) VC++
13 1 (0.74%) Delphi
13 1 (0.74%) Perl
13 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.74%) VBScript
13 1 (0.74%) HLSL
13 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (11.11%) Degree
2 10 (7.41%) SC Cleared
2 10 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.74%) ISEB
3 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (18.52%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.96%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.74%) zsh
Vendors
1 70 (51.85%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.59%) EPiServer
2 17 (12.59%) Sitecore
3 5 (3.70%) Telerik
3 5 (3.70%) VMware
4 4 (2.96%) Wind River
4 4 (2.96%) Serena
5 2 (1.48%) Twitter
5 2 (1.48%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.48%) Google
5 2 (1.48%) Sage
6 1 (0.74%) SAP
6 1 (0.74%) Sybase
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle
6 1 (0.74%) Lotus
6 1 (0.74%) Infragistics
6 1 (0.74%) Atlassian
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