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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 40 44 62
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +18
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 13 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.74% 4.88% 4.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.67% 20.19% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 16
Median salary £46,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
78 104 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 22.41% 24.19% 35.01%
Number of salaries quoted 77 81 56
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 20 (80.00%) .NET
2 15 (60.00%) C#
2 15 (60.00%) SQL
3 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET
3 14 (56.00%) MVC
3 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (52.00%) jQuery
4 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (52.00%) XML
5 12 (48.00%) Windows
5 12 (48.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (44.00%) Customer Insight
6 11 (44.00%) SaaS
6 11 (44.00%) Analytics
6 11 (44.00%) Web Analytics
6 11 (44.00%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
7 6 (24.00%) DevOps
8 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
8 4 (16.00%) ETL
9 3 (12.00%) OO
9 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (12.00%) Web Services
9 3 (12.00%) WCF

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 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Fireworks
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 11 (44.00%) SaaS
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
1 1 (4.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (4.00%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (4.00%) git-flow
3 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) NUnit
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) .NET Developer
1 14 (56.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 14 (56.00%) C# Developer
1 14 (56.00%) Developer
2 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 13 (52.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 12 (48.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 12 (48.00%) C# Software Developer
3 12 (48.00%) Software Developer
4 11 (44.00%) SQL Developer
5 6 (24.00%) Consultant
5 6 (24.00%) DevOps Consultant
6 4 (16.00%) DBA
6 4 (16.00%) SQL DBA
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Team Leader
7 1 (4.00%) Lead C# Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) .NET
2 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET
2 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (52.00%) jQuery
3 13 (52.00%) XML
4 3 (12.00%) WCF
4 3 (12.00%) Web Services
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (8.00%) REST
5 2 (8.00%) SOAP
5 2 (8.00%) XSLT
6 1 (4.00%) Ajax
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (4.00%) CSS
6 1 (4.00%) CSS3
6 1 (4.00%) Flash
6 1 (4.00%) HTML
6 1 (4.00%) WSDL
6 1 (4.00%) XHTML
6 1 (4.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (56.00%) MVC
2 11 (44.00%) Analytics
2 11 (44.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (44.00%) Customer Insight
2 11 (44.00%) Web Analytics
3 6 (24.00%) DevOps
4 4 (16.00%) ETL
5 3 (12.00%) OO
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.00%) OOD
6 2 (8.00%) UML
7 1 (4.00%) Defect Management
7 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.00%) Mobile Development
7 1 (4.00%) MVVM
7 1 (4.00%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (4.00%) Software Architecture
7 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) C#
1 15 (60.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) WAI
1 1 (4.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco
2 1 (4.00%) VMware