The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Horsham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 13 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 29 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 17.90% 10.66% 4.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 70.73% 42.86% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 3
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Visual Studio
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Horsham region.

Development Applications Category
Horsham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
41 49 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 25.31% 24.87% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 38 49 11
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £42,500 £65,000
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 Horsham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Horsham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Horsham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Horsham region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Horsham

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Horsham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Horsham region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Horsham

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Horsham 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 32 (65.31%) Windows
1 32 (65.31%) Software Engineering
2 31 (63.27%) C++
3 29 (59.18%) Degree
4 28 (57.14%) Computer Science
5 26 (53.06%) MFC
6 25 (51.02%) JavaScript
6 25 (51.02%) UML
7 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (44.90%) OO
9 20 (40.82%) Games
10 19 (38.78%) jQuery
11 18 (36.73%) HTML
11 18 (36.73%) .NET
11 18 (36.73%) C#
12 17 (34.69%) CSS
12 17 (34.69%) OOD
13 16 (32.65%) Multithreading
13 16 (32.65%) Visualisation
14 14 (28.57%) MVC
14 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET
15 13 (26.53%) Web Services
15 13 (26.53%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (26.53%) LINQ
15 13 (26.53%) TDD
16 12 (24.49%) NUnit
16 12 (24.49%) .NET Framework
16 12 (24.49%) WCF
16 12 (24.49%) StyleCop
16 12 (24.49%) Entity Framework

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Horsham 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 1 (2.04%) IIS
1 1 (2.04%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (24.49%) NUnit
1 12 (24.49%) StyleCop
General
1 20 (40.82%) Games
2 6 (12.24%) Finance
3 1 (2.04%) Legal
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (81.63%) Developer
2 20 (40.82%) Software Developer
2 20 (40.82%) C++ Developer
3 18 (36.73%) C# Developer
3 18 (36.73%) C++ Software Developer
4 17 (34.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (24.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (24.49%) .NET Developer
6 9 (18.37%) Software Engineer
7 6 (12.24%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) GUI Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
10 1 (2.04%) Junior
10 1 (2.04%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (53.06%) MFC
2 19 (38.78%) jQuery
3 18 (36.73%) HTML
3 18 (36.73%) .NET
4 17 (34.69%) CSS
5 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 13 (26.53%) Web Services
6 13 (26.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (26.53%) LINQ
7 12 (24.49%) Entity Framework
7 12 (24.49%) WCF
7 12 (24.49%) .NET Framework
8 10 (20.41%) OpenGL
8 10 (20.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 10 (20.41%) STL
9 7 (14.29%) Ajax
10 5 (10.20%) WPF
11 2 (4.08%) HTML5
12 1 (2.04%) Backbone.js
12 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 16 (32.65%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.04%) RIA
3 1 (2.04%) GIS
3 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 32 (65.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (65.31%) Software Engineering
2 25 (51.02%) UML
3 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (44.90%) OO
5 17 (34.69%) OOD
6 16 (32.65%) Multithreading
7 14 (28.57%) MVC
8 13 (26.53%) TDD
9 12 (24.49%) Scrum
10 5 (10.20%) MVVM
10 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
12 1 (2.04%) SDLC
12 1 (2.04%) Web Development
12 1 (2.04%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (63.27%) C++
2 25 (51.02%) JavaScript
3 18 (36.73%) C#
4 3 (6.12%) Java
5 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (59.18%) Degree
2 6 (12.24%) PhD
3 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle