The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
England / South East
Rank 89 120 94
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -26
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 463 523 697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.17% 2.70% 3.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.15% 15.07% 19.49%
Number of salaries quoted 423 488 625
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
2699 3470 3577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 18.49% 17.89% 17.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2326 3148 3078
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East 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 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 19 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +49 153 £40,000 - 19
Surrey +6 83 £52,500 - 9
Berkshire +31 77 £52,500 +5.00% 10
West Sussex +27 68 £42,500 +13.33% 8
Buckinghamshire +13 44 £43,000 -9.47% 8
East Sussex -1 16 £36,250 -19.44%
Oxfordshire -20 15 £37,500 -11.24% 5
Kent -7 8 £45,000 - 3
Middlesex -2 1 - -
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 South East region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 723 (78.84%) C#
2 686 (74.81%) .NET
3 486 (53.00%) SQL Server
4 471 (51.36%) SQL
5 458 (49.95%) Agile Software Development
6 425 (46.35%) Microsoft
7 414 (45.15%) ASP.NET
8 356 (38.82%) HTML
8 356 (38.82%) JavaScript
9 304 (33.15%) MVC
10 300 (32.72%) TDD
11 290 (31.62%) CSS
12 253 (27.59%) .NET Framework
13 221 (24.10%) ASP.NET MVC
14 213 (23.23%) Team Foundation Server
15 202 (22.03%) jQuery
16 194 (21.16%) Degree
17 189 (20.61%) XML
18 176 (19.19%) Web Services
19 173 (18.87%) Software Engineering
20 163 (17.78%) WCF
20 163 (17.78%) Windows
21 158 (17.23%) Microsoft Azure
22 157 (17.12%) MS Excel
23 154 (16.79%) Scrum
24 148 (16.14%) Unit Testing
25 141 (15.38%) HTML5
26 134 (14.61%) Finance
26 134 (14.61%) C++
27 126 (13.74%) Web Development

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 75 (8.18%) SharePoint
2 50 (5.45%) BizTalk Server
3 44 (4.80%) CMS
4 39 (4.25%) IIS
5 30 (3.27%) SharePoint 2013
6 25 (2.73%) SharePoint 2010
7 12 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
8 11 (1.20%) WebSphere
9 10 (1.09%) Confluence
10 9 (0.98%) Umbraco
11 8 (0.87%) MS Exchange
12 7 (0.76%) Apache
13 6 (0.65%) EPiServer
13 6 (0.65%) NServiceBus
13 6 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
13 6 (0.65%) WebSphere Process Server
14 5 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
15 4 (0.44%) JBoss
16 3 (0.33%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 157 (17.12%) MS Excel
2 31 (3.38%) MS Office
3 8 (0.87%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.76%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.44%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.22%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.33%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.11%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 158 (17.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 54 (5.89%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (2.62%) SaaS
4 13 (1.42%) Office 365
5 10 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (1.09%) PaaS
6 8 (0.87%) IaaS
7 5 (0.55%) GitHub
8 3 (0.33%) G Suite
8 3 (0.33%) Slack
9 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.38%) HTTP
2 15 (1.64%) TCP/IP
3 14 (1.53%) DNS
3 14 (1.53%) Internet
4 9 (0.98%) Intranet
4 9 (0.98%) Network Security
5 6 (0.65%) DHCP
6 5 (0.55%) Extranet
6 5 (0.55%) SMTP
7 4 (0.44%) Ethernet
7 4 (0.44%) PPP
7 4 (0.44%) RS-232
7 4 (0.44%) RS-485
8 3 (0.33%) Firewall
8 3 (0.33%) IMAP
8 3 (0.33%) NAS
8 3 (0.33%) SAN
8 3 (0.33%) SSL
8 3 (0.33%) Wireless
8 3 (0.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 486 (53.00%) SQL Server
2 78 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 76 (8.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 74 (8.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 73 (7.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 54 (5.89%) Relational Database
7 49 (5.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 40 (4.36%) Data Warehouse
8 40 (4.36%) MySQL
9 31 (3.38%) Crystal Reports
10 30 (3.27%) Azure SQL Database
11 23 (2.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 22 (2.40%) MongoDB
13 21 (2.29%) OLAP
14 16 (1.74%) NoSQL
15 15 (1.64%) Power BI
15 15 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
15 15 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
16 13 (1.42%) Hadoop
16 13 (1.42%) Redis
Development Applications
1 213 (23.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 101 (11.01%) Git (software)
3 73 (7.96%) Selenium
4 44 (4.80%) JIRA
5 40 (4.36%) NUnit
5 40 (4.36%) SpecFlow
6 34 (3.71%) WebDriver
7 32 (3.49%) JMeter
8 29 (3.16%) TeamCity
9 28 (3.05%) Subversion
10 19 (2.07%) HP UFT
11 18 (1.96%) LoadRunner
11 18 (1.96%) MSTest
11 18 (1.96%) SoapUI
12 17 (1.85%) Jenkins
13 15 (1.64%) Eclipse
13 15 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
14 14 (1.53%) JSUnit
15 13 (1.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 12 (1.31%) TestComplete
General
1 134 (14.61%) Finance
2 43 (4.69%) Banking
3 38 (4.14%) Telecoms
4 28 (3.05%) Marketing
5 25 (2.73%) Publishing
6 22 (2.40%) Advertising
7 13 (1.42%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.31%) Electronics
9 10 (1.09%) Legal
10 9 (0.98%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.87%) Automotive
12 7 (0.76%) Aerospace
12 7 (0.76%) Back Office
13 6 (0.65%) Games
14 5 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.22%) Retail
16 1 (0.11%) Dutch Language
16 1 (0.11%) French Language
16 1 (0.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 641 (69.90%) Developer
2 361 (39.37%) .NET Developer
3 309 (33.70%) C# Developer
4 215 (23.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 131 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 125 (13.63%) ASP.NET Developer
7 113 (12.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 111 (12.10%) Senior Developer
9 108 (11.78%) Software Engineer
10 106 (11.56%) .NET Software Developer
11 88 (9.60%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 71 (7.74%) SQL Developer
13 70 (7.63%) Web Developer
14 63 (6.87%) Senior C# Developer
15 61 (6.65%) Analyst
16 55 (6.00%) C# Software Developer
17 49 (5.34%) Senior .NET Developer
18 46 (5.02%) C++ Software Engineer
19 40 (4.36%) Test Analyst
20 39 (4.25%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 686 (74.81%) .NET
2 414 (45.15%) ASP.NET
3 356 (38.82%) HTML
4 290 (31.62%) CSS
5 253 (27.59%) .NET Framework
6 221 (24.10%) ASP.NET MVC
7 202 (22.03%) jQuery
8 189 (20.61%) XML
9 176 (19.19%) Web Services
10 163 (17.78%) WCF
11 141 (15.38%) HTML5
12 109 (11.89%) AngularJS
13 108 (11.78%) WPF
14 104 (11.34%) ASP.NET Web API
15 100 (10.91%) WinForms
16 96 (10.47%) Entity Framework
17 80 (8.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 71 (7.74%) Ajax
19 55 (6.00%) REST
20 52 (5.67%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 116 (12.65%) Computer Science
2 99 (10.80%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (2.07%) Mobile App
5 15 (1.64%) User Experience
6 14 (1.53%) Client/Server
6 14 (1.53%) Management Information System
6 14 (1.53%) Mathematics
7 12 (1.31%) Replication
8 9 (0.98%) FMCG
9 8 (0.87%) Clustering
9 8 (0.87%) Inversion of Control
10 7 (0.76%) Artificial Intelligence
10 7 (0.76%) Physics
11 6 (0.65%) Statistics
12 5 (0.55%) BBC
12 5 (0.55%) Blog
12 5 (0.55%) N-Tier
12 5 (0.55%) Robotics
12 5 (0.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 163 (17.78%) Windows
2 19 (2.07%) Linux
2 19 (2.07%) Windows Server
3 18 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (1.31%) Unix
5 11 (1.20%) Android
6 10 (1.09%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (0.87%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.65%) Windows 10
8 6 (0.65%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.44%) Solaris
10 2 (0.22%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.22%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 458 (49.95%) Agile Software Development
2 304 (33.15%) MVC
3 300 (32.72%) TDD
4 173 (18.87%) Software Engineering
5 154 (16.79%) Scrum
6 148 (16.14%) Unit Testing
7 126 (13.74%) Web Development
8 118 (12.87%) OO
9 114 (12.43%) SDLC
10 80 (8.72%) Continuous Integration
11 71 (7.74%) OOD
12 69 (7.52%) Multithreading
13 57 (6.22%) BDD
14 53 (5.78%) Business Intelligence
15 52 (5.67%) ETL
15 52 (5.67%) Test Scripting
16 50 (5.45%) SOLID
17 47 (5.13%) SOA
18 44 (4.80%) Software Testing
18 44 (4.80%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 723 (78.84%) C#
2 471 (51.36%) SQL
3 356 (38.82%) JavaScript
4 134 (14.61%) C++
5 108 (11.78%) T-SQL
6 62 (6.76%) Java
7 60 (6.54%) VB.NET
8 54 (5.89%) C
9 34 (3.71%) VB
10 33 (3.60%) PowerShell
11 19 (2.07%) PL/SQL
12 14 (1.53%) Ruby
12 14 (1.53%) VBA
13 11 (1.20%) Scala
13 11 (1.20%) VB6
13 11 (1.20%) XPath
14 10 (1.09%) Python
15 9 (0.98%) Perl
15 9 (0.98%) XAML
16 7 (0.76%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 194 (21.16%) Degree
2 36 (3.93%) Security Cleared
3 30 (3.27%) ISTQB
4 28 (3.05%) SC Cleared
5 27 (2.94%) ISEB
6 21 (2.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 15 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.65%) MCSE
9 5 (0.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 4 (0.44%) HND
10 4 (0.44%) MCP
11 3 (0.33%) PhD
12 2 (0.22%) MCITP
12 2 (0.22%) MCTS
12 2 (0.22%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.11%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (10.03%) QA
2 4 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.22%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.11%) CDISC
4 1 (0.11%) SLA
4 1 (0.11%) WAI
4 1 (0.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 22 (2.40%) Active Directory
2 18 (1.96%) Docker
3 10 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.44%) Firmware
4 4 (0.44%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.33%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (0.65%) Perfmon
1 6 (0.65%) Tivoli
1 6 (0.65%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 5 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.55%) SCOM
3 2 (0.22%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (0.22%) SCCM
4 1 (0.11%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 425 (46.35%) Microsoft
2 37 (4.03%) Oracle
3 23 (2.51%) HP
4 18 (1.96%) Telerik
5 13 (1.42%) Tableau
6 11 (1.20%) IBM
7 10 (1.09%) Nintex
7 10 (1.09%) VMware
8 9 (0.98%) SAP
9 7 (0.76%) Google
9 7 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (0.76%) SolarWinds
10 5 (0.55%) Adobe
10 5 (0.55%) Atlassian
10 5 (0.55%) Sitecore
10 5 (0.55%) Sony
11 4 (0.44%) Birst
11 4 (0.44%) Borland
11 4 (0.44%) MicroStrategy
12 3 (0.33%) Citrix
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum GBP 30 - 35K Neg on experience +Bene
Posted: 2 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000 + Bonus / OTE £50K+
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £53000 per annum + Plus 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus(10%), health, pension etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: 10% pension 25 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000. - £60000. per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30 - 45k plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 40k + Remote Working and more!
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Resource Group
Salary: £25-29K + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago