The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 19 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 5.08% 6.15% -
As % of the Development Applications category 33.33% 80.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £27,500 £32,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.06% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Visual Studio
Devon

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

Development Applications Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
9 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 15.25% 7.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 0
Average salary £27,500 £32,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.06% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Plymouth

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) MVC
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) VBA
5 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
5 2 (33.33%) COBOL
5 2 (33.33%) Data Mapping
5 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (16.67%) jQuery
6 1 (16.67%) Degree
6 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (16.67%) Web Development
6 1 (16.67%) Aptana Studio
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (16.67%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (16.67%) HTML5
6 1 (16.67%) CSS3
6 1 (16.67%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (16.67%) HTML
6 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (16.67%) ActionScript

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 (16.67%) Adobe CQ
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Aptana Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Applications Support
3 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Application Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) XSLT
4 1 (16.67%) Flash
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Data Mapping
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) VBA
2 2 (33.33%) COBOL
3 1 (16.67%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe