The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 19 46 17
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -29
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 20 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 12.50% 1.11% 10.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 74.07% 6.25% 65.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 1 12
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Visual Studio
Dorset

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

Development Applications Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
27 32 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 16.88% 17.78% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 27 30 18
Average salary £36,750 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Poole

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Poole

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Poole

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Poole region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Poole

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Poole 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 34 (97.14%) Microsoft
2 31 (88.57%) .NET
3 27 (77.14%) Web Services
4 24 (68.57%) SOAP
4 24 (68.57%) SQL
4 24 (68.57%) REST
5 23 (65.71%) C#
6 20 (57.14%) HTML
6 20 (57.14%) JavaScript
6 20 (57.14%) ASP.NET
6 20 (57.14%) CSS
6 20 (57.14%) MVC
7 18 (51.43%) SQL Server
7 18 (51.43%) LINQ
8 17 (48.57%) .NET Framework
9 16 (45.71%) jQuery
9 16 (45.71%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (42.86%) Entity Framework
10 15 (42.86%) Razor View Engine
11 14 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (37.14%) Web Development
12 13 (37.14%) Classic ASP
12 13 (37.14%) T-SQL
12 13 (37.14%) VB.NET
13 11 (31.43%) Finance
13 11 (31.43%) SOA
13 11 (31.43%) Selenium
13 11 (31.43%) Security Testing
13 11 (31.43%) Software Testing

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Poole 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 5 (14.29%) CMS
2 3 (8.57%) Umbraco
3 2 (5.71%) Drupal
3 2 (5.71%) Joomla!
3 2 (5.71%) Node.js
3 2 (5.71%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (51.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (31.43%) Selenium
2 11 (31.43%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.86%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.86%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) Developer
2 17 (48.57%) Web Developer
3 11 (31.43%) Automated Tester
3 11 (31.43%) Software Tester
3 11 (31.43%) Tester
4 7 (20.00%) SOA Tester
5 4 (11.43%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (2.86%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Angular Developer
7 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (2.86%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Development Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Embedded Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (88.57%) .NET
2 27 (77.14%) Web Services
3 24 (68.57%) REST
3 24 (68.57%) SOAP
4 20 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 20 (57.14%) CSS
4 20 (57.14%) HTML
5 18 (51.43%) LINQ
6 17 (48.57%) .NET Framework
7 16 (45.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (45.71%) jQuery
8 15 (42.86%) Entity Framework
8 15 (42.86%) Razor View Engine
9 13 (37.14%) Classic ASP
10 3 (8.57%) CSS3
10 3 (8.57%) HTML5
11 2 (5.71%) .NET Compact Framework
11 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
11 2 (5.71%) Ember.js
11 2 (5.71%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) User Experience
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Windows CE
3 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) MVC
2 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (37.14%) Web Development
4 11 (31.43%) Functional Testing
4 11 (31.43%) Non-Functional Testing
4 11 (31.43%) Penetration Testing
4 11 (31.43%) Security Testing
4 11 (31.43%) SOA
4 11 (31.43%) Software Testing
5 8 (22.86%) OO
6 5 (14.29%) OOD
6 5 (14.29%) Scrum
7 4 (11.43%) TDD
8 3 (8.57%) AOP
8 3 (8.57%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
8 3 (8.57%) SOLID
8 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.71%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) SQL
2 23 (65.71%) C#
3 20 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 13 (37.14%) T-SQL
4 13 (37.14%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.71%) C
5 2 (5.71%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Firmware
Vendors
1 34 (97.14%) Microsoft
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