The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 45 48 36
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 8 2 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.95% 0.75% 6.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.04% 5.00% 28.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 23
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

Development Applications Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
57 40 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 21.03% 14.93% 24.10%
Number of salaries quoted 50 40 80
Median salary £45,000 £39,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.64% -17.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Portsmouth region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Degree
3 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
3 7 (43.75%) C
3 7 (43.75%) Web Services
4 6 (37.50%) Java
4 6 (37.50%) JMS
4 6 (37.50%) Eclipse
4 6 (37.50%) IntelliJ
4 6 (37.50%) Logistics
4 6 (37.50%) Automated Testing
4 6 (37.50%) HP
4 6 (37.50%) HP UFT
4 6 (37.50%) LoadRunner
4 6 (37.50%) JMeter
4 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 6 (37.50%) WebDriver
4 6 (37.50%) Performance Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Manual Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Kanban
4 6 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 6 (37.50%) ISTQB
4 6 (37.50%) JIRA
4 6 (37.50%) Selenium
4 6 (37.50%) SoapUI
4 6 (37.50%) Zephyr
4 6 (37.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Fireworks
2 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) SSL
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (6.25%) OLAP
3 1 (6.25%) Power BI
3 1 (6.25%) QlikView
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Eclipse
1 6 (37.50%) HP UFT
1 6 (37.50%) IntelliJ
1 6 (37.50%) JIRA
1 6 (37.50%) JIRA Agile
1 6 (37.50%) JMeter
1 6 (37.50%) LoadRunner
1 6 (37.50%) Selenium
1 6 (37.50%) SoapUI
1 6 (37.50%) WebDriver
1 6 (37.50%) Zephyr
2 1 (6.25%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) NUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Test Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
3 4 (25.00%) DBA
3 4 (25.00%) SQL DBA
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Junior
4 2 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Junior SQL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Junior VB Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) VB Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SSAS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Web Services
2 6 (37.50%) JMS
3 4 (25.00%) .NET
3 4 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (12.50%) CSS
4 2 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.25%) CSS3
5 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
5 1 (6.25%) Flash
5 1 (6.25%) Qt
5 1 (6.25%) REST
5 1 (6.25%) SOAP
5 1 (6.25%) WSDL
5 1 (6.25%) XHTML
5 1 (6.25%) XML
5 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (6.25%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Automated Testing
2 6 (37.50%) Kanban
2 6 (37.50%) Logistics
2 6 (37.50%) Manual Testing
2 6 (37.50%) Matrix Organization
2 6 (37.50%) Performance Testing
2 6 (37.50%) Software Testing
2 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 5 (31.25%) ETL
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
5 1 (6.25%) OO
5 1 (6.25%) OOD
5 1 (6.25%) Physics
5 1 (6.25%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) C
3 6 (37.50%) Java
4 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
5 4 (25.00%) C#
5 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (12.50%) VB
7 1 (6.25%) C++
7 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
7 1 (6.25%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) ISTQB
3 6 (37.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
1 1 (6.25%) WAI
1 1 (6.25%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) HP
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe