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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 33 44 38
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 33 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 8.38% 1.37% 4.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.70% 12.12% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 31 4 14
Average salary £47,500 £34,250 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.68% -20.80%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Visual Studio
Hampshire

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
115 33 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 29.19% 11.26% 9.61%
Number of salaries quoted 98 32 32
Average salary £47,500 £31,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.22% -27.05%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 52 (96.30%) C#
1 52 (96.30%) .NET
2 51 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (77.78%) ASP.NET
4 41 (75.93%) SQL
5 39 (72.22%) SQL Server
6 31 (57.41%) MVC
7 26 (48.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 23 (42.59%) CSS
8 23 (42.59%) HTML
8 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
9 21 (38.89%) JavaScript
9 21 (38.89%) Open Source
9 21 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 21 (38.89%) jQuery
10 20 (37.04%) Software Engineering
11 19 (35.19%) Ajax
11 19 (35.19%) Endeca
11 19 (35.19%) Social Network
11 19 (35.19%) E-Commerce
11 19 (35.19%) TDD
12 17 (31.48%) MS Excel
13 15 (27.78%) Scrum
14 14 (25.93%) JIRA
14 14 (25.93%) NUnit
14 14 (25.93%) Spring.NET
14 14 (25.93%) TeamCity
14 14 (25.93%) Confluence
14 14 (25.93%) Dapper ORM
15 13 (24.07%) Team Foundation Server

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 14 (25.93%) Confluence
2 6 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (7.41%) MS Project Server
4 2 (3.70%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 17 (31.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (9.26%) Big Data
3 5 (9.26%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.70%) MS Access
4 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (25.93%) JIRA
1 14 (25.93%) NUnit
1 14 (25.93%) TeamCity
2 13 (24.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (7.41%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 35 (64.81%) Developer
2 24 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 9 (16.67%) Architect
3 9 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (14.81%) Team Leader
5 7 (12.96%) Software Developer
6 6 (11.11%) Web Developer
7 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (9.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (9.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (9.26%) .NET Web Developer
7 5 (9.26%) C# Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Senior Developer
8 4 (7.41%) SharePoint Developer
9 3 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Analyst Programmer
10 2 (3.70%) Programmer
10 2 (3.70%) Administrator
10 2 (3.70%) Analyst
10 2 (3.70%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (96.30%) .NET
2 42 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 26 (48.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (42.59%) CSS
4 23 (42.59%) HTML
5 21 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 21 (38.89%) jQuery
6 19 (35.19%) Ajax
7 14 (25.93%) Spring.NET
7 14 (25.93%) Dapper ORM
8 12 (22.22%) WCF
9 9 (16.67%) XML
10 8 (14.81%) WPF
11 4 (7.41%) SOAP
11 4 (7.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (7.41%) REST
11 4 (7.41%) LINQ
11 4 (7.41%) .NET Framework
12 3 (5.56%) Web Services
13 2 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (38.89%) Open Source
2 19 (35.19%) Social Network
3 2 (3.70%) User Experience
4 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (57.41%) MVC
3 20 (37.04%) Software Engineering
4 19 (35.19%) E-Commerce
4 19 (35.19%) TDD
5 15 (27.78%) Scrum
6 9 (16.67%) OO
7 8 (14.81%) CRM
8 7 (12.96%) BDD
8 7 (12.96%) SOA
9 5 (9.26%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (9.26%) TOGAF
9 5 (9.26%) Refactoring
9 5 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (9.26%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (9.26%) OOD
9 5 (9.26%) UML
9 5 (9.26%) ITIL
9 5 (9.26%) Pair Programming
10 4 (7.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 52 (96.30%) C#
2 41 (75.93%) SQL
3 21 (38.89%) JavaScript
4 10 (18.52%) T-SQL
5 8 (14.81%) VB.NET
6 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.70%) VBA
7 2 (3.70%) VB
7 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) Degree
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
2 4 (7.41%) DV Cleared
2 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) COBIT
Vendors
1 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
2 19 (35.19%) Endeca
3 8 (14.81%) Sage
3 8 (14.81%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle
4 2 (3.70%) Adobe
5 1 (1.85%) Twitter
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago