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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 16 35 15
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -20
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 13 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 9.09% 2.74% 12.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 43.33% 14.81% 68.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 17
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,250 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
30 27 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 20.98% 18.49% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 29 27 25
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 30 April 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Poole

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 27 (84.38%) C#
2 26 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 22 (68.75%) .NET
4 19 (59.38%) Web Services
5 18 (56.25%) ASP.NET
5 18 (56.25%) CSS
5 18 (56.25%) HTML
5 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
5 18 (56.25%) MVC
5 18 (56.25%) Web Development
6 17 (53.13%) .NET Framework
6 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
6 17 (53.13%) LINQ
7 16 (50.00%) REST
7 16 (50.00%) SQL
7 16 (50.00%) SOAP
8 14 (43.75%) jQuery
8 14 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (43.75%) Entity Framework
8 14 (43.75%) Razor View Engine
9 13 (40.63%) T-SQL
9 13 (40.63%) VB.NET
9 13 (40.63%) Classic ASP
10 12 (37.50%) OO
10 12 (37.50%) OOD
11 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
12 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (21.88%) TDD
13 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
13 7 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 4 (12.50%) CMS
2 3 (9.38%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.13%) Drupal
3 1 (3.13%) Joomla!
3 1 (3.13%) Node.js
3 1 (3.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (9.38%) Selenium
2 3 (9.38%) SoapUI
3 2 (6.25%) Bugzilla
3 2 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Developer
2 17 (53.13%) Web Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Software Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Software Team Leader
4 5 (15.63%) Team Leader
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Automation Tester
6 3 (9.38%) Lead Software Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Software Tester
6 3 (9.38%) Tester
7 2 (6.25%) Embedded Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (3.13%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (68.75%) .NET
2 19 (59.38%) Web Services
3 18 (56.25%) ASP.NET
3 18 (56.25%) CSS
3 18 (56.25%) HTML
4 17 (53.13%) .NET Framework
4 17 (53.13%) LINQ
5 16 (50.00%) REST
5 16 (50.00%) SOAP
6 14 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (43.75%) Entity Framework
6 14 (43.75%) jQuery
6 14 (43.75%) Razor View Engine
7 13 (40.63%) Classic ASP
8 3 (9.38%) .NET Compact Framework
9 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
9 1 (3.13%) Ember.js
9 1 (3.13%) HTML5
9 1 (3.13%) Kendo UI
9 1 (3.13%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) MVC
1 18 (56.25%) Web Development
2 12 (37.50%) OO
2 12 (37.50%) OOD
3 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
4 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (21.88%) TDD
6 5 (15.63%) OOP
7 4 (12.50%) Scrum
8 3 (9.38%) AOP
8 3 (9.38%) BDD
8 3 (9.38%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (9.38%) Functional Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Security Testing
8 3 (9.38%) SOA
8 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
8 3 (9.38%) SOLID
9 2 (6.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 27 (84.38%) C#
2 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 16 (50.00%) SQL
4 13 (40.63%) T-SQL
4 13 (40.63%) VB.NET
5 3 (9.38%) C
5 3 (9.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Firmware
Vendors
1 26 (81.25%) Microsoft
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
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