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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 35 25 13
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -12
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 3 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 2.22% 5.33% 10.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.00% 23.53% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 8
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £32,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,000 £28,950
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
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
20 34 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 14.81% 22.67% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 10
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +41.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 26 November 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Poole

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (90.00%) C#
3 8 (80.00%) HTML
3 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (80.00%) CSS
4 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
5 5 (50.00%) jQuery
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (40.00%) Content Management
6 4 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
6 4 (40.00%) HTML5
6 4 (40.00%) CSS3
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (30.00%) Marketing
7 3 (30.00%) CMS
8 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 2 (20.00%) Web Services
8 2 (20.00%) XML
8 2 (20.00%) SQL
8 2 (20.00%) Umbraco
8 2 (20.00%) Immediacy CMS
8 2 (20.00%) Web Development
8 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
9 1 (10.00%) JSON
9 1 (10.00%) LINQ
9 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (10.00%) Ektron

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
1 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (30.00%) CMS
3 2 (20.00%) Umbraco
3 2 (20.00%) Immediacy CMS
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 4 (40.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (80.00%) CSS
3 8 (80.00%) HTML
4 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
5 5 (50.00%) jQuery
6 4 (40.00%) CSS3
6 4 (40.00%) HTML5
7 2 (20.00%) Web Services
7 2 (20.00%) XML
8 1 (10.00%) XSLT
8 1 (10.00%) Ajax
8 1 (10.00%) SOAP
8 1 (10.00%) Classic ASP
8 1 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (10.00%) .NET Compact Framework
8 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (10.00%) JSON
8 1 (10.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Content Management
2 2 (20.00%) Web Development
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) System Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) OOD
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Ektron