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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 32 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 7 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 5.07% 10.79% 7.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.33% 65.22% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 8
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
21 23 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 15.22% 16.55% 20.19%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 21
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Horsham

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 17 (89.47%) C#
1 17 (89.47%) C++
1 17 (89.47%) SQL
2 16 (84.21%) .NET
2 16 (84.21%) Java
2 16 (84.21%) Software Engineering
3 15 (78.95%) XML
3 15 (78.95%) Windows
4 14 (73.68%) Linux
4 14 (73.68%) Project Management
4 14 (73.68%) MFC
4 14 (73.68%) C
4 14 (73.68%) Android
5 4 (21.05%) Degree
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
5 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
6 3 (15.79%) IIS
6 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
7 2 (10.53%) Dojo
7 2 (10.53%) Silverlight
7 2 (10.53%) GIS
7 2 (10.53%) HTML5
7 2 (10.53%) RIA
7 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
7 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
7 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
7 2 (10.53%) Legal
7 2 (10.53%) Ajax
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
7 2 (10.53%) Web Services

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (15.79%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) GPRS
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) PSTN
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.26%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
1 2 (10.53%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 16 (84.21%) Software Engineer
3 15 (78.95%) C# Developer
4 14 (73.68%) C# Software Engineer
4 14 (73.68%) .NET Software Engineer
4 14 (73.68%) C# .NET Developer
4 14 (73.68%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior
6 1 (5.26%) Graduate
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) .NET
2 15 (78.95%) XML
3 14 (73.68%) MFC
4 2 (10.53%) Dojo
4 2 (10.53%) Silverlight
4 2 (10.53%) HTML5
4 2 (10.53%) Ajax
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
4 2 (10.53%) Web Services
4 2 (10.53%) HTML
4 2 (10.53%) J2EE
5 1 (5.26%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) GIS
2 2 (10.53%) RIA
3 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Linux
2 14 (73.68%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Software Engineering
2 14 (73.68%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) OO
3 2 (10.53%) OOD
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.26%) UML
4 1 (5.26%) OOP
4 1 (5.26%) Business Development
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum
4 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) C#
1 17 (89.47%) C++
1 17 (89.47%) SQL
2 16 (84.21%) Java
3 14 (73.68%) C
4 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle