The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Portsmouth region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank - 22 18
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 0 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth - 7.36% 8.25%
As % of the Development Applications category - 52.17% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 16
Average salary - £37,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.78%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Development Applications Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
46 23 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 11.79% 14.11% 18.56%
Number of salaries quoted 39 23 36
Average salary £32,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.70% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £24,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £42,950 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Visual Studio
Hampshire

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 18 April 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XSL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) XHTML
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Intranet
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XSL
1 2 (50.00%) XHTML
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Content Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft