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 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 108 106 93
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 505 616 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.88% 2.93% 3.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.04% 16.53% 20.29%
Number of salaries quoted 472 542 628
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £33,173 £33,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
3149 3727 3440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.98% 17.71% 15.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2761 3266 2799
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +8 126 £40,000 -5.88% 15
Surrey +23 102 £45,000 -10.00% 9
Buckinghamshire +4 78 £42,500 +8.97% 7
Berkshire -2 64 £45,000 -10.00% 3
West Sussex +9 56 £47,500 +11.76% 4
Oxfordshire -4 32 £40,000 -8.47% 3
East Sussex -20 30 £38,000 -5.00% 6
Kent -8 11 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Middlesex +17 6 £52,500 +10.52%
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

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 South East region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 824 (78.10%) C#
2 788 (74.69%) .NET
3 539 (51.09%) ASP.NET
4 518 (49.10%) SQL Server
5 499 (47.30%) JavaScript
6 468 (44.36%) SQL
7 438 (41.52%) Agile Software Development
8 416 (39.43%) HTML
9 393 (37.25%) MVC
10 368 (34.88%) Microsoft
11 347 (32.89%) CSS
12 319 (30.24%) jQuery
13 307 (29.10%) .NET Framework
14 287 (27.20%) Team Foundation Server
15 263 (24.93%) Degree
16 258 (24.45%) ASP.NET MVC
17 228 (21.61%) TDD
18 227 (21.52%) Windows
19 221 (20.95%) Finance
20 216 (20.47%) XML
21 214 (20.28%) WCF
22 200 (18.96%) Software Engineering
23 197 (18.67%) Scrum
24 194 (18.39%) Web Services
25 165 (15.64%) OO
26 162 (15.36%) Web Development
27 153 (14.50%) C++
28 149 (14.12%) MS Excel
29 143 (13.55%) Computer Science
30 140 (13.27%) T-SQL

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 89 (8.44%) CMS
2 60 (5.69%) IIS
3 48 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 36 (3.41%) Umbraco
5 22 (2.09%) SharePoint 2010
6 19 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
7 15 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
8 11 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
9 10 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
9 10 (0.95%) Tomcat
10 9 (0.85%) Moodle
10 9 (0.85%) Totara
11 8 (0.76%) WebSphere
12 7 (0.66%) WordPress
13 6 (0.57%) Liferay
14 5 (0.47%) Apache Spark
14 5 (0.47%) MS Exchange
14 5 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
15 4 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
15 4 (0.38%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 149 (14.12%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.71%) MS Office
3 10 (0.95%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.57%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.28%) InDesign
6 2 (0.19%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.19%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.095%) Mingle
7 1 (0.095%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.66%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.19%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.19%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.19%) Scribe Insight
3 2 (0.19%) Towers Watson Igloo
4 1 (0.095%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.095%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.095%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 90 (8.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (2.18%) SaaS
4 18 (1.71%) GitHub
5 10 (0.95%) PaaS
6 7 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.47%) Office 365
8 4 (0.38%) IaaS
9 3 (0.28%) Google Apps
9 3 (0.28%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 47 (4.45%) Internet
2 36 (3.41%) TCP/IP
3 35 (3.32%) Firewall
4 28 (2.65%) DNS
5 22 (2.09%) HTTP
6 9 (0.85%) SSL
6 9 (0.85%) Wireless
7 5 (0.47%) Intranet
8 4 (0.38%) WAN
9 3 (0.28%) Extranet
9 3 (0.28%) SMTP
10 2 (0.19%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.19%) IMAP
10 2 (0.19%) NAS
10 2 (0.19%) SAN
10 2 (0.19%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.095%) IPv4
11 1 (0.095%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 518 (49.10%) SQL Server
2 98 (9.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 91 (8.63%) Relational Database
4 77 (7.30%) SQL Server 2012
5 67 (6.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 50 (4.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 39 (3.70%) MySQL
8 35 (3.32%) MongoDB
9 27 (2.56%) Oracle Database
10 26 (2.46%) SQL Server 2005
11 20 (1.90%) Redis
12 19 (1.80%) SSDT
13 17 (1.61%) MariaDB
14 16 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
14 16 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 15 (1.42%) SQL Server 2014
16 14 (1.33%) Big Data
17 13 (1.23%) SQLite
18 12 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
19 11 (1.04%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 287 (27.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 107 (10.14%) Selenium
3 73 (6.92%) Git (software)
4 66 (6.26%) Subversion
5 57 (5.40%) JMeter
6 56 (5.31%) NUnit
7 43 (4.08%) LoadRunner
8 40 (3.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 36 (3.41%) SpecFlow
10 35 (3.32%) Gatling
11 28 (2.65%) TeamCity
12 27 (2.56%) JIRA
13 26 (2.46%) Jenkins
13 26 (2.46%) TestNG
14 23 (2.18%) Rhino Mocks
15 20 (1.90%) ReSharper
16 19 (1.80%) MSTest
17 17 (1.61%) TestComplete
18 16 (1.52%) Eclipse
18 16 (1.52%) WebDriver
General
1 221 (20.95%) Finance
2 63 (5.97%) Telecoms
3 38 (3.60%) Banking
4 30 (2.84%) Aerospace
5 27 (2.56%) Games
6 25 (2.37%) Legal
7 21 (1.99%) Automotive
8 20 (1.90%) Manufacturing
9 15 (1.42%) Publishing
10 14 (1.33%) Electronics
11 11 (1.04%) Advertising
12 10 (0.95%) Marketing
13 9 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.57%) Retail
15 4 (0.38%) Law
15 4 (0.38%) Military
16 1 (0.095%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 759 (71.94%) Developer
2 416 (39.43%) C# Developer
3 395 (37.44%) .NET Developer
4 247 (23.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 196 (18.58%) Software Developer
6 161 (15.26%) ASP.NET Developer
7 148 (14.03%) Senior Developer
8 137 (12.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 110 (10.43%) Software Engineer
10 109 (10.33%) Senior .NET Developer
11 108 (10.24%) SQL Developer
12 106 (10.05%) C# Software Developer
13 104 (9.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 89 (8.44%) .NET Software Developer
15 88 (8.34%) Senior C# Developer
16 87 (8.25%) Analyst
17 82 (7.77%) Web Developer
18 66 (6.26%) Senior C# .NET Developer
19 58 (5.50%) Tester
20 57 (5.40%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 788 (74.69%) .NET
2 539 (51.09%) ASP.NET
3 416 (39.43%) HTML
4 347 (32.89%) CSS
5 319 (30.24%) jQuery
6 307 (29.10%) .NET Framework
7 258 (24.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 216 (20.47%) XML
9 214 (20.28%) WCF
10 194 (18.39%) Web Services
11 138 (13.08%) AngularJS
12 136 (12.89%) HTML5
12 136 (12.89%) WPF
13 118 (11.18%) LINQ
14 117 (11.09%) Entity Framework
15 111 (10.52%) Ajax
16 91 (8.63%) ASP.NET Web API
17 80 (7.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 69 (6.54%) MFC
19 58 (5.50%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 143 (13.55%) Computer Science
2 51 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (3.32%) Mathematics
4 26 (2.46%) Client/Server
5 22 (2.09%) User Experience
5 22 (2.09%) Visualisation
6 21 (1.99%) Inversion of Control
7 18 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 14 (1.33%) Mobile App
10 9 (0.85%) Learning Management System
10 9 (0.85%) Physics
11 7 (0.66%) N-Tier
11 7 (0.66%) Virtual Team
12 5 (0.47%) Fintech
12 5 (0.47%) W3C
13 4 (0.38%) Data Extraction
13 4 (0.38%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.38%) iPad
13 4 (0.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 227 (21.52%) Windows
2 58 (5.50%) Linux
3 44 (4.17%) Windows Server
4 19 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (1.71%) Windows 8
6 12 (1.14%) VxWorks
6 12 (1.14%) Windows 7
7 10 (0.95%) Android
7 10 (0.95%) Windows 10
8 9 (0.85%) Apple iOS
8 9 (0.85%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.57%) Unix
10 5 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.28%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.19%) Nucleus RTOS
12 2 (0.19%) Solaris
13 1 (0.095%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 438 (41.52%) Agile Software Development
2 393 (37.25%) MVC
3 228 (21.61%) TDD
4 200 (18.96%) Software Engineering
5 197 (18.67%) Scrum
6 165 (15.64%) OO
7 162 (15.36%) Web Development
8 130 (12.32%) Unit Testing
9 112 (10.62%) SDLC
10 99 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
11 81 (7.68%) SOA
12 76 (7.20%) Test Scripting
13 67 (6.35%) OOD
14 66 (6.26%) Automated Testing
14 66 (6.26%) UML
15 62 (5.88%) Multithreading
16 57 (5.40%) Software Testing
17 56 (5.31%) Test Automation
18 55 (5.21%) BDD
19 53 (5.02%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 824 (78.10%) C#
2 499 (47.30%) JavaScript
3 468 (44.36%) SQL
4 153 (14.50%) C++
5 140 (13.27%) T-SQL
6 105 (9.95%) VB.NET
7 98 (9.29%) Java
8 76 (7.20%) VB
9 57 (5.40%) C
10 50 (4.74%) Perl
11 34 (3.22%) PowerShell
12 26 (2.46%) VBScript
13 24 (2.27%) Ruby
14 20 (1.90%) Scala
15 19 (1.80%) PL/SQL
15 19 (1.80%) XPath
16 17 (1.61%) PHP
17 16 (1.52%) Python
18 15 (1.42%) VB6
19 13 (1.23%) R
Qualifications
1 263 (24.93%) Degree
2 72 (6.82%) ISEB
3 68 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 48 (4.55%) Security Cleared
5 36 (3.41%) SC Cleared
6 30 (2.84%) ISTQB
7 13 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.38%) DBS Check
8 4 (0.38%) MCSE
8 4 (0.38%) PhD
9 3 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.19%) HND
11 1 (0.095%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.095%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.095%) MCITP
11 1 (0.095%) MCP
11 1 (0.095%) MCSA
11 1 (0.095%) MCSD
11 1 (0.095%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (9.19%) QA
2 16 (1.52%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.095%) SDET
3 1 (0.095%) WAI
3 1 (0.095%) WCAG
System Software
1 22 (2.09%) Virtual Machines
2 21 (1.99%) Docker
3 8 (0.76%) Firmware
4 7 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.57%) Snort
6 5 (0.47%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.28%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.19%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.095%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.095%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.095%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (2.09%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.57%) CA Single Sign-On
3 4 (0.38%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.38%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 2 (0.19%) Graphite
4 2 (0.19%) Perfmon
5 1 (0.095%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.095%) Mesos
5 1 (0.095%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.095%) Puppet
Vendors
1 368 (34.88%) Microsoft
2 44 (4.17%) Oracle
3 43 (4.08%) Telerik
4 15 (1.42%) Rally
5 14 (1.33%) HP
6 11 (1.04%) Google
6 11 (1.04%) Sitecore
7 10 (0.95%) IBM
8 8 (0.76%) RedGate
8 8 (0.76%) SAP
8 8 (0.76%) Xamarin
9 7 (0.66%) Adobe
9 7 (0.66%) TOWER Software
9 7 (0.66%) VMware
10 6 (0.57%) ArcSight
10 6 (0.57%) CA
10 6 (0.57%) Hortonworks
10 6 (0.57%) Infragistics
11 5 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (0.47%) Tableau
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Ingenta UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Hastings, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: 10% pension 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
William-Arthur & Associates
Salary: Up to £53,000 per annum + extensive benefits - listed in ad
Posted: 22 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: Company Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k+Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 45-50k
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £56000.00 per annum + CAR, pension,
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-35k
Posted: 6 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago