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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 95 88 97
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 92 128 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.76% 3.29% 2.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.32% 16.67% 15.76%
Number of salaries quoted 85 119 56
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
747 768 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.43% 19.72% 13.93%
Number of salaries quoted 685 690 398
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 +13 28 £30,000 - 2
Andover - 21 £32,500 -
Fareham 0 12 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Farnborough -17 9 £42,500 -23.76% 2
Basingstoke -28 9 £46,250 +8.82%
Gosport - 3 £23,000 -
Eastleigh +6 2 £50,000 +75.43%
Petersfield +12 1 £42,500 +30.76%
Winchester +8 1 £42,500 +32.81% 2
Aldershot +5 1 £19,500 -63.20%
Alton - 1 £40,000 -
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (83.74%) .NET
2 155 (76.35%) C#
3 114 (56.16%) Agile Software Development
4 105 (51.72%) ASP.NET
5 93 (45.81%) SQL Server
6 90 (44.33%) HTML
7 86 (42.36%) JavaScript
7 86 (42.36%) SQL
8 85 (41.87%) Microsoft
8 85 (41.87%) MVC
9 83 (40.89%) CSS
10 76 (37.44%) Windows
11 61 (30.05%) ASP.NET MVC
12 60 (29.56%) jQuery
13 55 (27.09%) Team Foundation Server
14 50 (24.63%) XML
15 46 (22.66%) .NET Framework
16 45 (22.17%) Degree
17 44 (21.67%) WCF
18 39 (19.21%) MS Excel
19 38 (18.72%) HTML5
20 37 (18.23%) C++
21 36 (17.73%) Software Engineering
22 33 (16.26%) Ajax
22 33 (16.26%) Entity Framework
22 33 (16.26%) Relational Database
23 31 (15.27%) AngularJS
23 31 (15.27%) Unit Testing
24 29 (14.29%) Web Services
25 27 (13.30%) Internet

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 15 (7.39%) SharePoint
2 11 (5.42%) CMS
3 9 (4.43%) Sitecore CMS
4 8 (3.94%) IIS
4 8 (3.94%) Umbraco
5 7 (3.45%) Node.js
6 5 (2.46%) Confluence
7 4 (1.97%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.97%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.97%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (1.97%) WebSphere Process Server
8 3 (1.48%) WordPress
Applications
1 39 (19.21%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.46%) GIMP
2 5 (2.46%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.48%) MS Office
4 1 (0.49%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.99%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (6.40%) SaaS
3 4 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (13.30%) Internet
1 27 (13.30%) Network Security
2 13 (6.40%) TCP/IP
3 7 (3.45%) 3G
3 7 (3.45%) VoIP
4 5 (2.46%) Bluetooth
4 5 (2.46%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (2.46%) Wireless
5 4 (1.97%) CTI
6 3 (1.48%) Intranet
7 2 (0.99%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (45.81%) SQL Server
2 33 (16.26%) Relational Database
3 14 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (6.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.48%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.48%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (0.99%) MySQL
8 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.49%) GIS
9 1 (0.49%) MS Access
9 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 55 (27.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (12.32%) NUnit
3 24 (11.82%) Git (software)
4 21 (10.34%) Moq
5 19 (9.36%) Subversion
6 18 (8.87%) Selenium
7 12 (5.91%) Bower
7 12 (5.91%) gulp
7 12 (5.91%) Jasmine
8 10 (4.93%) Grunt
9 9 (4.43%) Eclipse
10 5 (2.46%) JIRA
10 5 (2.46%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.97%) Rational Application Developer
12 3 (1.48%) SpecFlow
13 2 (0.99%) Karma Test Runner
13 2 (0.99%) LoadRunner
13 2 (0.99%) NuGet
14 1 (0.49%) InstallShield
14 1 (0.49%) LabVIEW
General
1 16 (7.88%) Telecoms
2 11 (5.42%) Banking
2 11 (5.42%) Finance
3 10 (4.93%) Retail
4 7 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.97%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.99%) Legal
6 2 (0.99%) Publishing
7 1 (0.49%) Automotive
7 1 (0.49%) Electronics
7 1 (0.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 156 (76.85%) Developer
2 78 (38.42%) C# Developer
3 69 (33.99%) Software Developer
4 56 (27.59%) .NET Developer
5 43 (21.18%) C# Software Developer
6 35 (17.24%) ASP.NET Developer
6 35 (17.24%) Senior Developer
7 27 (13.30%) .NET Software Developer
8 25 (12.32%) C# .NET Developer
8 25 (12.32%) Software Engineer
9 23 (11.33%) Senior Software Developer
10 22 (10.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 21 (10.34%) Web Developer
12 20 (9.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 18 (8.87%) Senior C# Developer
14 17 (8.37%) Applications Developer
15 13 (6.40%) Junior
15 13 (6.40%) Junior Developer
16 12 (5.91%) VB.NET Developer
16 12 (5.91%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (83.74%) .NET
2 105 (51.72%) ASP.NET
3 90 (44.33%) HTML
4 83 (40.89%) CSS
5 61 (30.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 60 (29.56%) jQuery
7 50 (24.63%) XML
8 46 (22.66%) .NET Framework
9 44 (21.67%) WCF
10 38 (18.72%) HTML5
11 33 (16.26%) Ajax
11 33 (16.26%) Entity Framework
12 31 (15.27%) AngularJS
13 29 (14.29%) Web Services
14 27 (13.30%) LINQ
15 23 (11.33%) REST
16 22 (10.84%) RESTful
17 18 (8.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 17 (8.37%) CSS3
18 17 (8.37%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.91%) Computer Science
2 12 (5.91%) Mobile App
3 10 (4.93%) N-Tier
3 10 (4.93%) User Experience
4 5 (2.46%) Social Network
5 4 (1.97%) Algorithms
5 4 (1.97%) RIA
6 3 (1.48%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.48%) Life Science
6 3 (1.48%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.99%) Clustering
8 1 (0.49%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.49%) iSeries
8 1 (0.49%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.49%) Replication
8 1 (0.49%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 76 (37.44%) Windows
2 7 (3.45%) VxWorks
3 6 (2.96%) Linux
3 6 (2.96%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.97%) Android
4 4 (1.97%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.97%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.49%) Unix
5 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (56.16%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (41.87%) MVC
3 36 (17.73%) Software Engineering
4 31 (15.27%) Unit Testing
5 22 (10.84%) Automated Testing
5 22 (10.84%) Scrum
6 21 (10.34%) OOD
7 20 (9.85%) Manual Testing
7 20 (9.85%) Multithreading
8 18 (8.87%) SDLC
8 18 (8.87%) Web Development
9 13 (6.40%) User Stories
10 12 (5.91%) Validation
11 11 (5.42%) CAD
11 11 (5.42%) E-Commerce
12 10 (4.93%) OO
13 9 (4.43%) SEO
13 9 (4.43%) SOA
14 8 (3.94%) Test Automation
14 8 (3.94%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 155 (76.35%) C#
2 86 (42.36%) JavaScript
2 86 (42.36%) SQL
3 37 (18.23%) C++
4 22 (10.84%) VB.NET
5 20 (9.85%) T-SQL
6 19 (9.36%) VB
7 17 (8.37%) C
7 17 (8.37%) Java
8 7 (3.45%) Delphi
9 4 (1.97%) PHP
9 4 (1.97%) Python
9 4 (1.97%) VC++
10 2 (0.99%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.49%) Ada
11 1 (0.49%) Fortran
11 1 (0.49%) Perl
11 1 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 45 (22.17%) Degree
2 11 (5.42%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.93%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.94%) ISEB
5 7 (3.45%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.49%) MCITP
7 1 (0.49%) MCSA
7 1 (0.49%) MCSD
7 1 (0.49%) MCSE
7 1 (0.49%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.88%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) Def Stans
System Software
1 7 (3.45%) Firmware
2 6 (2.96%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.97%) Tivoli
1 4 (1.97%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 85 (41.87%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.43%) Sitecore
3 5 (2.46%) DevExpress
3 5 (2.46%) Endeca
3 5 (2.46%) Google
3 5 (2.46%) Oracle
4 4 (1.97%) IBM
5 2 (0.99%) Cisco
5 2 (0.99%) HP
5 2 (0.99%) Telerik
5 2 (0.99%) VMware
6 1 (0.49%) Cognos
6 1 (0.49%) Pegasus
Southampton
Capita plc
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Inbox Insight Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough
The People Network
Salary: 10% pension 25 days holiday
Posted: 8 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire, United Kingdom
QinetiQ
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + gym, bonus, 23 days hol
Posted: 23 days ago