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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 100 109 99
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 545 589 720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.00% 2.77% 3.07%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.09% 16.82% 20.66%
Number of salaries quoted 508 505 643
Median salary £44,500 £43,563 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +8.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Visual Studio
England

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
3189 3501 3485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.55% 16.46% 14.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2884 2948 2971
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 25 June 2016.

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 25 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +45 137 £40,000 +5.26% 16
Surrey +8 96 £50,000 - 16
Buckinghamshire +16 89 £43,500 +10.12% 12
Berkshire +19 70 £45,000 -10.00% 5
West Sussex -28 44 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Kent +34 37 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Oxfordshire -23 35 £40,000 +2.56% 6
East Sussex -25 34 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Middlesex +8 3 £37,500 -31.81% 2
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 831 (77.23%) C#
2 783 (72.77%) .NET
3 560 (52.04%) SQL Server
4 536 (49.81%) JavaScript
5 521 (48.42%) ASP.NET
6 514 (47.77%) SQL
7 486 (45.17%) HTML
8 439 (40.80%) CSS
9 419 (38.94%) Microsoft
10 409 (38.01%) Agile Software Development
11 372 (34.57%) MVC
12 348 (32.34%) jQuery
13 335 (31.13%) Degree
14 313 (29.09%) Windows
15 306 (28.44%) Team Foundation Server
16 277 (25.74%) Software Engineering
17 252 (23.42%) .NET Framework
18 245 (22.77%) ASP.NET MVC
19 243 (22.58%) Finance
20 222 (20.63%) OO
20 222 (20.63%) XML
21 220 (20.45%) Computer Science
22 213 (19.80%) WCF
23 211 (19.61%) C++
24 176 (16.36%) MS Excel
24 176 (16.36%) HTML5
25 171 (15.89%) Web Services
26 164 (15.24%) TDD
27 162 (15.06%) Web Development
28 155 (14.41%) LINQ

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 91 (8.46%) IIS
2 80 (7.43%) SharePoint
3 64 (5.95%) CMS
4 22 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
5 21 (1.95%) Umbraco
6 15 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (1.12%) Tomcat
8 10 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
9 9 (0.84%) MS Exchange
10 7 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (0.65%) Moodle
10 7 (0.65%) Skype for Business
10 7 (0.65%) Totara
11 6 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (0.56%) Liferay
11 6 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (0.46%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.37%) Apache
14 3 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 176 (16.36%) MS Excel
2 50 (4.65%) MS Office
3 7 (0.65%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.28%) MS Project
5 3 (0.28%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.093%) Mingle
7 1 (0.093%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 11 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.56%) Visualfiles
3 5 (0.46%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.37%) SDL Web 8
5 3 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.19%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.19%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 46 (4.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (3.35%) SaaS
3 14 (1.30%) Office 365
4 9 (0.84%) GitHub
5 8 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.28%) OneDrive
7 3 (0.28%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 38 (3.53%) Internet
2 35 (3.25%) TCP/IP
3 28 (2.60%) Firewall
4 22 (2.04%) DNS
5 20 (1.86%) Intranet
6 11 (1.02%) HTTP
7 7 (0.65%) 3G
7 7 (0.65%) DHCP
7 7 (0.65%) SAN
7 7 (0.65%) SSL
7 7 (0.65%) VoIP
8 4 (0.37%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (0.19%) VLAN
10 1 (0.093%) Extranet
10 1 (0.093%) IPv4
10 1 (0.093%) Network Security
10 1 (0.093%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 560 (52.04%) SQL Server
2 121 (11.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 99 (9.20%) Relational Database
4 77 (7.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 49 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 34 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 31 (2.88%) Oracle Database
8 28 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
9 26 (2.42%) SQLite
10 19 (1.77%) MySQL
11 17 (1.58%) SSDT
12 15 (1.39%) MS Access
13 13 (1.21%) Big Data
13 13 (1.21%) RDBMS
14 12 (1.12%) DTS
14 12 (1.12%) GIS
14 12 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
15 9 (0.84%) NoSQL
15 9 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
16 7 (0.65%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 306 (28.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 88 (8.18%) NUnit
3 57 (5.30%) Selenium
4 53 (4.93%) Rhino Mocks
4 53 (4.93%) Subversion
5 40 (3.72%) Git (software)
6 37 (3.44%) Eclipse
7 24 (2.23%) JMeter
7 24 (2.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 21 (1.95%) LoadRunner
9 20 (1.86%) Gatling
9 20 (1.86%) SpecFlow
10 17 (1.58%) Clang
10 17 (1.58%) GCC
11 16 (1.49%) MSTest
12 15 (1.39%) TestNG
13 13 (1.21%) ReSharper
13 13 (1.21%) WebDriver
14 11 (1.02%) MSBuild
14 11 (1.02%) TeamCity
General
1 243 (22.58%) Finance
2 45 (4.18%) Telecoms
3 44 (4.09%) Banking
4 36 (3.35%) Aerospace
4 36 (3.35%) Games
5 16 (1.49%) Electronics
5 16 (1.49%) Legal
6 15 (1.39%) Automotive
7 13 (1.21%) Manufacturing
8 8 (0.74%) Marketing
9 6 (0.56%) Publishing
9 6 (0.56%) Retail
10 5 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.37%) Avionics
12 3 (0.28%) Advertising
12 3 (0.28%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.28%) Military
13 2 (0.19%) Law
14 1 (0.093%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 772 (71.75%) Developer
2 445 (41.36%) C# Developer
3 404 (37.55%) .NET Developer
4 241 (22.40%) C# .NET Developer
5 240 (22.30%) Software Developer
6 165 (15.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 152 (14.13%) C# Software Developer
8 144 (13.38%) Senior Developer
9 137 (12.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 136 (12.64%) Software Engineer
11 101 (9.39%) SQL Developer
12 98 (9.11%) Senior C# Developer
13 96 (8.92%) .NET Software Developer
14 93 (8.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 92 (8.55%) Senior .NET Developer
16 75 (6.97%) Analyst
17 63 (5.86%) Web Developer
18 57 (5.30%) Senior Software Developer
19 52 (4.83%) Senior C# .NET Developer
19 52 (4.83%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 783 (72.77%) .NET
2 521 (48.42%) ASP.NET
3 486 (45.17%) HTML
4 439 (40.80%) CSS
5 348 (32.34%) jQuery
6 252 (23.42%) .NET Framework
7 245 (22.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 222 (20.63%) XML
9 213 (19.80%) WCF
10 176 (16.36%) HTML5
11 171 (15.89%) Web Services
12 155 (14.41%) LINQ
13 136 (12.64%) Entity Framework
14 134 (12.45%) AngularJS
15 132 (12.27%) WPF
16 116 (10.78%) Ajax
17 97 (9.01%) CSS3
18 94 (8.74%) ASP.NET Web API
19 86 (7.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 81 (7.53%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 220 (20.45%) Computer Science
2 91 (8.46%) Mathematics
3 57 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (3.16%) Inversion of Control
4 34 (3.16%) Mobile App
5 26 (2.42%) User Experience
6 24 (2.23%) Visualisation
7 20 (1.86%) Reinsurance
8 19 (1.77%) N-Tier
9 17 (1.58%) Algorithms
9 17 (1.58%) Biotechnology
10 15 (1.39%) Client/Server
11 12 (1.12%) Social Media
12 11 (1.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 11 (1.02%) W3C
13 10 (0.93%) Physics
14 9 (0.84%) Device Driver
14 9 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
15 7 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 7 (0.65%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 313 (29.09%) Windows
2 72 (6.69%) Linux
3 64 (5.95%) Windows Server
4 30 (2.79%) VxWorks
5 23 (2.14%) Windows 8
6 18 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (1.30%) Windows 7
9 12 (1.12%) Android
9 12 (1.12%) Apple iOS
10 9 (0.84%) Unix
11 7 (0.65%) Ubuntu
12 6 (0.56%) Windows 10
12 6 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.37%) Windows 2000
13 4 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.28%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.19%) Nucleus RTOS
16 1 (0.093%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 409 (38.01%) Agile Software Development
2 372 (34.57%) MVC
3 277 (25.74%) Software Engineering
4 222 (20.63%) OO
5 164 (15.24%) TDD
6 162 (15.06%) Web Development
7 142 (13.20%) SDLC
8 129 (11.99%) Scrum
9 127 (11.80%) Unit Testing
10 110 (10.22%) Continuous Integration
11 79 (7.34%) SOA
12 74 (6.88%) Workflow
13 65 (6.04%) Multithreading
14 64 (5.95%) OOD
14 64 (5.95%) User Stories
15 62 (5.76%) OOP
16 59 (5.48%) Financial Modelling
16 59 (5.48%) Software Architecture
17 53 (4.93%) Project Management
18 52 (4.83%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 831 (77.23%) C#
2 536 (49.81%) JavaScript
3 514 (47.77%) SQL
4 211 (19.61%) C++
5 150 (13.94%) VB.NET
6 129 (11.99%) T-SQL
7 107 (9.94%) VB
8 78 (7.25%) Java
9 69 (6.41%) C
10 45 (4.18%) VB6
11 41 (3.81%) Perl
12 31 (2.88%) VBScript
13 29 (2.70%) PL/SQL
13 29 (2.70%) XPath
14 28 (2.60%) PHP
15 19 (1.77%) Assembly Language
16 16 (1.49%) Python
17 14 (1.30%) VBA
18 13 (1.21%) VC++
19 12 (1.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 335 (31.13%) Degree
2 35 (3.25%) ISEB
3 33 (3.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 22 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (1.86%) Security Cleared
6 19 (1.77%) ISTQB
7 14 (1.30%) SC Cleared
8 13 (1.21%) HND
9 10 (0.93%) PhD
10 8 (0.74%) MCSD
10 8 (0.74%) MCSE
11 7 (0.65%) DBS Check
12 6 (0.56%) MCITP
12 6 (0.56%) MCSA
13 5 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (0.19%) CCNP
14 2 (0.19%) MCAD
15 1 (0.093%) BPSS Clearance
15 1 (0.093%) DV Cleared
15 1 (0.093%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (9.20%) QA
2 28 (2.60%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.74%) SLA
4 1 (0.093%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.093%) SDET
System Software
1 24 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (1.67%) Firmware
2 18 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
3 17 (1.58%) Active Directory
4 14 (1.30%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.65%) Forefront TMG
5 7 (0.65%) ISA Server
6 6 (0.56%) Snort
7 3 (0.28%) vCloud
8 2 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (1.58%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.56%) CA Single Sign-On
3 4 (0.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 4 (0.37%) SCOM
4 3 (0.28%) SCCM
5 2 (0.19%) Graphite
6 1 (0.093%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.093%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 419 (38.94%) Microsoft
2 69 (6.41%) Oracle
3 46 (4.28%) Telerik
4 29 (2.70%) TOWER Software
5 24 (2.23%) Nintex
5 24 (2.23%) VMware
6 12 (1.12%) HP
6 12 (1.12%) Progress
6 12 (1.12%) Sophos
7 10 (0.93%) Cisco
7 10 (0.93%) Sitecore
8 9 (0.84%) ABBYY
8 9 (0.84%) MKS
8 9 (0.84%) Xamarin
9 8 (0.74%) Infragistics
9 8 (0.74%) Rally
9 8 (0.74%) RedGate
9 8 (0.74%) Remedy
10 7 (0.65%) WatchGuard
11 6 (0.56%) Google
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