The first table below looks at the demand for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 91 85 84
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 707 736 809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.94% 3.28% 3.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.75% 24.40% 22.37%
Number of salaries quoted 622 694 753
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3580 3017 3617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 14.89% 13.44% 14.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3020 2581 3251
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in the South East

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in the South East

Visual Studio
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -32 147 £41,500 +10.66% 16
Berkshire +20 143 £45,000 - 19
Buckinghamshire -6 118 £37,500 -16.66% 9
East Sussex +18 85 £35,000 -2.77% 6
Hampshire -26 68 £40,000 - 8
West Sussex +42 58 £41,250 +17.85% 4
Oxfordshire -20 54 £40,000 -4.19% 15
Kent -12 28 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Middlesex -3 2 £47,500 - 1
Thames Valley - 2 £85,000 -
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 1181 (85.95%) .NET
2 1113 (81.00%) C#
3 897 (65.28%) SQL Server
4 751 (54.66%) ASP.NET
5 672 (48.91%) SQL
6 575 (41.85%) HTML
7 563 (40.98%) JavaScript
8 553 (40.25%) Microsoft
9 496 (36.10%) CSS
10 452 (32.90%) jQuery
11 420 (30.57%) XML
12 416 (30.28%) MVC
13 347 (25.25%) Windows
14 322 (23.44%) VB.NET
15 307 (22.34%) .NET Framework
16 305 (22.20%) WCF
17 300 (21.83%) Degree
18 281 (20.45%) Web Services
19 254 (18.49%) SQL Server 2008
20 245 (17.83%) Scrum
21 242 (17.61%) ASP.NET MVC
22 239 (17.39%) Software Engineering
23 229 (16.67%) C++
24 223 (16.23%) MS Excel
25 216 (15.72%) Agile Software Development
26 215 (15.65%) OO
27 211 (15.36%) T-SQL
28 205 (14.92%) Team Foundation Server
29 204 (14.85%) TDD
30 184 (13.39%) Computer Science

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 150 (10.92%) SharePoint
2 130 (9.46%) IIS
3 65 (4.73%) SharePoint 2010
4 54 (3.93%) CMS
5 37 (2.69%) BizTalk Server
6 31 (2.26%) SharePoint 2013
7 23 (1.67%) SharePoint Server
8 20 (1.46%) Umbraco
9 18 (1.31%) Sitecore CMS
10 16 (1.16%) Kentico
10 16 (1.16%) Sitefinity
11 8 (0.58%) Node.js
12 7 (0.51%) MS Project Server
13 6 (0.44%) Tomcat
14 5 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
15 4 (0.29%) OpenStack
15 4 (0.29%) WebSphere
16 3 (0.22%) Apache
16 3 (0.22%) WordPress
17 2 (0.15%) Immediacy CMS
Applications
1 223 (16.23%) MS Excel
2 73 (5.31%) MS Office
3 9 (0.66%) InfoPath
3 9 (0.66%) MS Project
4 6 (0.44%) Maya
4 6 (0.44%) 3ds Max
5 2 (0.15%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.073%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 70 (5.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.36%) Teamcenter
4 4 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.15%) Line 500
6 1 (0.073%) SunGard Martini
6 1 (0.073%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.073%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 45 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (1.60%) SaaS
3 9 (0.66%) Office 365
4 2 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.073%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 53 (3.86%) Internet
2 27 (1.97%) Intranet
3 16 (1.16%) TCP/IP
4 13 (0.95%) HTTP
5 11 (0.80%) LDAP
6 10 (0.73%) SAN
7 7 (0.51%) CTI
8 6 (0.44%) DNS
9 4 (0.29%) Network Security
9 4 (0.29%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.073%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.073%) Bluetooth
10 1 (0.073%) Broadband
10 1 (0.073%) Extranet
10 1 (0.073%) Firewall
10 1 (0.073%) Wireless
10 1 (0.073%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 897 (65.28%) SQL Server
2 254 (18.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 110 (8.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 75 (5.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 75 (5.46%) SQL Server 2005
4 75 (5.46%) Relational Database
5 60 (4.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 42 (3.06%) MySQL
7 26 (1.89%) SQLite
8 15 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (0.87%) RDBMS
10 10 (0.73%) Oracle Database
10 10 (0.73%) SQL Server 2000
10 10 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (0.58%) NoSQL
12 8 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (0.51%) Big Data
13 7 (0.51%) Redis
14 6 (0.44%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 205 (14.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 82 (5.97%) Subversion
3 55 (4.00%) Selenium
4 43 (3.13%) Git (software)
5 32 (2.33%) TeamCity
6 28 (2.04%) NUnit
6 28 (2.04%) JIRA
7 26 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 22 (1.60%) Jenkins
8 22 (1.60%) VTune
8 22 (1.60%) Visual Studio Team System
8 22 (1.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 21 (1.53%) MSTest
10 17 (1.24%) Eclipse
10 17 (1.24%) MSBuild
10 17 (1.24%) Rational DOORS
11 14 (1.02%) ReSharper
12 13 (0.95%) WebDriver
12 13 (0.95%) Selenium IDE
13 12 (0.87%) SpecFlow
General
1 166 (12.08%) Finance
2 33 (2.40%) Marketing
3 23 (1.67%) Retail
4 22 (1.60%) Manufacturing
5 17 (1.24%) Publishing
6 14 (1.02%) Telecoms
7 13 (0.95%) Games
8 10 (0.73%) Legal
8 10 (0.73%) Banking
9 9 (0.66%) Automotive
10 8 (0.58%) Back Office
11 3 (0.22%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.15%) Law
12 2 (0.15%) Advertising
12 2 (0.15%) Billing
12 2 (0.15%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.073%) German Language
13 1 (0.073%) Polish Language
13 1 (0.073%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.073%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1000 (72.78%) Developer
2 442 (32.17%) .NET Developer
3 396 (28.82%) C# Developer
4 264 (19.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 200 (14.56%) Senior Developer
6 182 (13.25%) Software Developer
7 163 (11.86%) Web Developer
8 161 (11.72%) ASP.NET Developer
9 140 (10.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 127 (9.24%) Software Engineer
11 120 (8.73%) Analyst
12 102 (7.42%) Senior .NET Developer
13 93 (6.77%) Senior C# Developer
14 77 (5.60%) .NET Web Developer
15 75 (5.46%) C# Software Developer
16 71 (5.17%) SharePoint Developer
17 68 (4.95%) Test Analyst
18 54 (3.93%) Architect
18 54 (3.93%) .NET Software Developer
19 48 (3.49%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1181 (85.95%) .NET
2 751 (54.66%) ASP.NET
3 575 (41.85%) HTML
4 496 (36.10%) CSS
5 452 (32.90%) jQuery
6 420 (30.57%) XML
7 307 (22.34%) .NET Framework
8 305 (22.20%) WCF
9 281 (20.45%) Web Services
10 242 (17.61%) ASP.NET MVC
11 163 (11.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 162 (11.79%) HTML5
13 161 (11.72%) Ajax
14 122 (8.88%) WPF
15 120 (8.73%) LINQ
16 101 (7.35%) XSLT
16 101 (7.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 98 (7.13%) CSS3
18 68 (4.95%) ASP.NET MVC 3
19 64 (4.66%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 184 (13.39%) Computer Science
2 46 (3.35%) N-Tier
3 41 (2.98%) Mathematics
4 32 (2.33%) Kindle
5 30 (2.18%) Inversion of Control
5 30 (2.18%) W3C
6 24 (1.75%) Physics
7 23 (1.67%) Mobile App
8 19 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (1.31%) Digital Media
9 18 (1.31%) Management Information System
10 17 (1.24%) FMCG
11 15 (1.09%) Social Media
12 14 (1.02%) Clustering
13 12 (0.87%) Client/Server
13 12 (0.87%) Statistics
14 11 (0.80%) Replication
14 11 (0.80%) iPad
15 10 (0.73%) Data Extraction
15 10 (0.73%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 347 (25.25%) Windows
2 73 (5.31%) Linux
3 63 (4.59%) Android
4 57 (4.15%) Apple iOS
5 31 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (1.16%) Windows XP
8 15 (1.09%) Windows 8
9 14 (1.02%) UNIX
10 10 (0.73%) Windows 7
11 7 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
11 7 (0.51%) Mac OS X
11 7 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.15%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.15%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.073%) Solaris
13 1 (0.073%) OpenVMS
13 1 (0.073%) zOS
13 1 (0.073%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 416 (30.28%) MVC
2 245 (17.83%) Scrum
3 239 (17.39%) Software Engineering
4 216 (15.72%) Agile Software Development
5 215 (15.65%) OO
6 204 (14.85%) TDD
7 149 (10.84%) Web Development
8 99 (7.21%) OOP
9 87 (6.33%) CRM
10 83 (6.04%) Unit Testing
11 72 (5.24%) Workflow
12 63 (4.59%) Multithreading
12 63 (4.59%) BDD
13 58 (4.22%) OOD
14 56 (4.08%) UML
15 55 (4.00%) Automated Testing
16 46 (3.35%) Project Management
17 42 (3.06%) Continuous Integration
18 41 (2.98%) SOA
19 39 (2.84%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1113 (81.00%) C#
2 672 (48.91%) SQL
3 563 (40.98%) JavaScript
4 322 (23.44%) VB.NET
5 229 (16.67%) C++
6 211 (15.36%) T-SQL
7 127 (9.24%) Java
8 98 (7.13%) VB
9 90 (6.55%) C
10 63 (4.59%) VB6
11 41 (2.98%) PowerShell
12 38 (2.77%) PHP
13 34 (2.47%) VBScript
14 32 (2.33%) Delphi
15 25 (1.82%) Lua
16 21 (1.53%) Python
17 18 (1.31%) C++/CLI
18 16 (1.16%) VBA
19 13 (0.95%) Perl
20 11 (0.80%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 300 (21.83%) Degree
2 70 (5.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 50 (3.64%) ISEB
4 45 (3.28%) Security Cleared
5 20 (1.46%) MCP
5 20 (1.46%) ISTQB
6 19 (1.38%) HND
6 19 (1.38%) SC Cleared
7 17 (1.24%) MCSD
8 15 (1.09%) PhD
9 9 (0.66%) MCAD
10 6 (0.44%) MCDBA
10 6 (0.44%) MCITP
10 6 (0.44%) MCTS
11 5 (0.36%) HNC
12 3 (0.22%) MCPD
12 3 (0.22%) MCSE
13 1 (0.073%) CTC Cleared
13 1 (0.073%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (4.95%) ISO 9001
2 59 (4.29%) QA
3 20 (1.46%) SLA
4 6 (0.44%) DICOM
5 5 (0.36%) HL7
6 3 (0.22%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.15%) HMG Infosec
7 2 (0.15%) Dublin Core
8 1 (0.073%) COBIT
8 1 (0.073%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (1.02%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.36%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.15%) UAG
4 2 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 21 (1.53%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.15%) SCOrch
2 2 (0.15%) SCCM
2 2 (0.15%) SCOM
2 2 (0.15%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.073%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 553 (40.25%) Microsoft
2 59 (4.29%) Oracle
3 29 (2.11%) Adobe
4 22 (1.60%) Sitecore
5 18 (1.31%) Remedy
6 16 (1.16%) EPiServer
6 16 (1.16%) IBM
6 16 (1.16%) Google
7 14 (1.02%) HP
7 14 (1.02%) Atlassian
8 13 (0.95%) VMware
9 12 (0.87%) Telerik
10 10 (0.73%) Sybase
11 8 (0.58%) Open Text
11 8 (0.58%) Capita
12 7 (0.51%) RedDot
12 7 (0.51%) SendGrid
13 6 (0.44%) Red Hat
14 5 (0.36%) Siemens
15 4 (0.29%) Sencha
Woking, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 to £65000 per annum - Pension, Medical and Life Assurance
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum £30,000 - £40,000 DOE.
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Posted: 3 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum 10% Bonus package, 23 Days Holiday,
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £29200 - £36100 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
ITF Solutions
Salary: £34 - £37000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-40k
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Computer People
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £17,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
ITF Solutions
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago