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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
England / South East
Rank 94 119 102
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -17
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 462 524 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.08% 2.69% 3.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.03% 15.08% 18.55%
Number of salaries quoted 426 477 571
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
2713 3474 3370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 18.06% 17.81% 16.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2359 3077 2893
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,977
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +43 151 £40,250 +0.62% 17
Surrey -3 98 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Berkshire +29 79 £52,500 +5.00% 5
West Sussex +25 49 £42,500 -10.52% 7
Buckinghamshire -6 40 £45,000 +5.88% 10
East Sussex 0 22 £36,250 -19.44% 1
Oxfordshire +6 16 £36,250 +3.57% 6
Kent -1 10 £45,000 - 7
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 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.

1 735 (78.27%) C#
2 691 (73.59%) .NET
3 510 (54.31%) SQL Server
4 474 (50.48%) SQL
5 457 (48.67%) Agile Software Development
6 415 (44.20%) Microsoft
7 413 (43.98%) ASP.NET
8 361 (38.45%) JavaScript
9 357 (38.02%) HTML
10 299 (31.84%) TDD
11 293 (31.20%) CSS
12 290 (30.88%) MVC
13 267 (28.43%) .NET Framework
14 241 (25.67%) Team Foundation Server
15 205 (21.83%) jQuery
16 204 (21.73%) ASP.NET MVC
17 198 (21.09%) Degree
18 183 (19.49%) XML
19 172 (18.32%) Web Services
20 171 (18.21%) Scrum
21 167 (17.78%) Windows
22 163 (17.36%) MS Excel
23 160 (17.04%) WCF
24 158 (16.83%) Software Engineering
25 155 (16.51%) Microsoft Azure
26 153 (16.29%) Finance
27 150 (15.97%) Unit Testing
28 137 (14.59%) C++
29 135 (14.38%) HTML5
30 120 (12.78%) OO

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 74 (7.88%) SharePoint
2 47 (5.01%) CMS
3 46 (4.90%) BizTalk Server
4 42 (4.47%) IIS
5 32 (3.41%) SharePoint 2013
6 29 (3.09%) SharePoint 2010
7 17 (1.81%) Umbraco
8 11 (1.17%) WebSphere
9 10 (1.06%) MS Exchange
9 10 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
10 8 (0.85%) Confluence
11 7 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (0.64%) NServiceBus
12 6 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
12 6 (0.64%) WebSphere Process Server
13 5 (0.53%) Apache
13 5 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
14 4 (0.43%) IBM Domino
14 4 (0.43%) WordPress
15 3 (0.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 163 (17.36%) MS Excel
2 26 (2.77%) MS Office
3 13 (1.38%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.75%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.43%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.21%) MS Project
8 1 (0.11%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.11%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 9 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.21%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.21%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.21%) Towers Watson Igloo
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.11%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 155 (16.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (5.86%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (2.24%) SaaS
4 12 (1.28%) Office 365
4 12 (1.28%) PaaS
5 8 (0.85%) IaaS
6 7 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.64%) GitHub
8 3 (0.32%) G Suite
8 3 (0.32%) Slack
9 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.66%) Internet
2 22 (2.34%) HTTP
3 17 (1.81%) TCP/IP
4 16 (1.70%) DNS
5 10 (1.06%) Intranet
6 9 (0.96%) Firewall
6 9 (0.96%) Wireless
7 7 (0.75%) Extranet
8 6 (0.64%) DHCP
8 6 (0.64%) SMTP
9 4 (0.43%) Ethernet
9 4 (0.43%) IMAP
9 4 (0.43%) NAS
9 4 (0.43%) Network Security
9 4 (0.43%) PPP
9 4 (0.43%) RS-232
9 4 (0.43%) RS-485
9 4 (0.43%) SAN
9 4 (0.43%) WAN
9 4 (0.43%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 510 (54.31%) SQL Server
2 80 (8.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 79 (8.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 77 (8.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 76 (8.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 54 (5.75%) Relational Database
7 42 (4.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 37 (3.94%) MySQL
9 36 (3.83%) Data Warehouse
10 30 (3.19%) Azure SQL Database
11 29 (3.09%) Crystal Reports
12 28 (2.98%) MongoDB
13 21 (2.24%) SQL Server 2005
14 20 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 19 (2.02%) OLAP
15 19 (2.02%) SQL Server 2014
16 18 (1.92%) Redis
17 16 (1.70%) MariaDB
18 14 (1.49%) NoSQL
19 13 (1.38%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 241 (25.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 104 (11.08%) Git (software)
3 77 (8.20%) Selenium
4 42 (4.47%) Subversion
5 41 (4.37%) JIRA
6 40 (4.26%) SpecFlow
7 38 (4.05%) JMeter
8 36 (3.83%) NUnit
9 25 (2.66%) LoadRunner
9 25 (2.66%) WebDriver
10 24 (2.56%) TeamCity
11 23 (2.45%) Jenkins
11 23 (2.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 22 (2.34%) TestComplete
13 17 (1.81%) MSTest
13 17 (1.81%) SoapUI
14 15 (1.60%) FitNesse
15 14 (1.49%) HP UFT
15 14 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 11 (1.17%) Eclipse
General
1 153 (16.29%) Finance
2 38 (4.05%) Telecoms
3 33 (3.51%) Banking
4 25 (2.66%) Publishing
5 22 (2.34%) Advertising
6 19 (2.02%) Marketing
7 17 (1.81%) Legal
8 14 (1.49%) Aerospace
9 12 (1.28%) Electronics
10 11 (1.17%) Automotive
10 11 (1.17%) Manufacturing
11 10 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (0.75%) Back Office
13 6 (0.64%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.32%) Games
14 3 (0.32%) Retail
15 1 (0.11%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.11%) French Language
15 1 (0.11%) Law
15 1 (0.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 647 (68.90%) Developer
2 364 (38.76%) .NET Developer
3 322 (34.29%) C# Developer
4 228 (24.28%) C# .NET Developer
5 141 (15.02%) ASP.NET Developer
6 128 (13.63%) Software Developer
7 127 (13.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 113 (12.03%) Software Engineer
9 105 (11.18%) Senior Developer
10 100 (10.65%) .NET Software Developer
11 93 (9.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 89 (9.48%) SQL Developer
13 73 (7.77%) Analyst
14 72 (7.67%) Web Developer
15 65 (6.92%) Senior C# Developer
16 61 (6.50%) Senior .NET Developer
17 58 (6.18%) C# Software Developer
18 54 (5.75%) Test Analyst
19 47 (5.01%) .NET Web Developer
20 46 (4.90%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 691 (73.59%) .NET
2 413 (43.98%) ASP.NET
3 357 (38.02%) HTML
4 293 (31.20%) CSS
5 267 (28.43%) .NET Framework
6 205 (21.83%) jQuery
7 204 (21.73%) ASP.NET MVC
8 183 (19.49%) XML
9 172 (18.32%) Web Services
10 160 (17.04%) WCF
11 135 (14.38%) HTML5
12 98 (10.44%) WPF
13 97 (10.33%) AngularJS
14 93 (9.90%) ASP.NET Web API
15 90 (9.58%) Entity Framework
16 89 (9.48%) WinForms
17 69 (7.35%) Ajax
18 62 (6.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 50 (5.32%) LINQ
20 48 (5.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 114 (12.14%) Computer Science
2 91 (9.69%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (2.13%) Mathematics
5 19 (2.02%) Client/Server
6 18 (1.92%) Mobile App
7 15 (1.60%) User Experience
8 12 (1.28%) Inversion of Control
8 12 (1.28%) Management Information System
9 11 (1.17%) Replication
10 9 (0.96%) FMCG
11 8 (0.85%) Statistics
12 7 (0.75%) Clustering
12 7 (0.75%) Physics
12 7 (0.75%) Virtual Team
13 6 (0.64%) BBC
13 6 (0.64%) Embedded Systems
13 6 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 5 (0.53%) N-Tier
14 5 (0.53%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 167 (17.78%) Windows
2 29 (3.09%) Linux
3 21 (2.24%) Windows Server
4 20 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (1.38%) Unix
6 9 (0.96%) Windows 7
6 9 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (0.85%) Windows 8
8 6 (0.64%) Android
9 5 (0.53%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.43%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.43%) Solaris
11 2 (0.21%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.21%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.11%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 457 (48.67%) Agile Software Development
2 299 (31.84%) TDD
3 290 (30.88%) MVC
4 171 (18.21%) Scrum
5 158 (16.83%) Software Engineering
6 150 (15.97%) Unit Testing
7 120 (12.78%) OO
8 117 (12.46%) Web Development
9 112 (11.93%) SDLC
10 80 (8.52%) Continuous Integration
11 71 (7.56%) OOD
12 67 (7.14%) Multithreading
13 62 (6.60%) BDD
14 58 (6.18%) Test Scripting
15 52 (5.54%) Software Testing
16 48 (5.11%) SOA
17 46 (4.90%) Business Intelligence
17 46 (4.90%) ETL
18 44 (4.69%) SOLID
19 42 (4.47%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 735 (78.27%) C#
2 474 (50.48%) SQL
3 361 (38.45%) JavaScript
4 137 (14.59%) C++
5 117 (12.46%) T-SQL
6 73 (7.77%) Java
7 52 (5.54%) VB.NET
8 51 (5.43%) C
9 47 (5.01%) VB
10 40 (4.26%) PowerShell
11 20 (2.13%) Ruby
12 19 (2.02%) PL/SQL
13 17 (1.81%) Scala
14 16 (1.70%) Perl
15 14 (1.49%) Python
16 13 (1.38%) VBA
17 10 (1.06%) VB6
18 8 (0.85%) Embedded C
18 8 (0.85%) VBScript
19 7 (0.75%) XAML
Qualifications
1 198 (21.09%) Degree
2 47 (5.01%) ISEB
3 41 (4.37%) Security Cleared
4 37 (3.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 35 (3.73%) ISTQB
6 34 (3.62%) SC Cleared
7 14 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.53%) MCSE
9 4 (0.43%) HND
9 4 (0.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 3 (0.32%) PhD
11 2 (0.21%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.21%) MCITP
11 2 (0.21%) MCTS
11 2 (0.21%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.11%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (10.33%) QA
2 2 (0.21%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.11%) CDISC
3 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.11%) SLA
3 1 (0.11%) WAI
3 1 (0.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 23 (2.45%) Docker
2 21 (2.24%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.53%) Firmware
6 4 (0.43%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.32%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.32%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.64%) Tivoli
2 6 (0.64%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 5 (0.53%) Perfmon
4 4 (0.43%) SCOM
5 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.21%) SCCM
6 1 (0.11%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.11%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.11%) Mesos
6 1 (0.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 415 (44.20%) Microsoft
2 36 (3.83%) Oracle
3 19 (2.02%) HP
4 17 (1.81%) Telerik
5 13 (1.38%) Tableau
6 11 (1.17%) VMware
7 10 (1.06%) IBM
8 9 (0.96%) Google
8 9 (0.96%) Nintex
8 9 (0.96%) SAP
9 7 (0.75%) Adobe
10 6 (0.64%) Atlassian
10 6 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (0.64%) Sitecore
10 6 (0.64%) SolarWinds
10 6 (0.64%) Sony
11 5 (0.53%) Citrix
11 5 (0.53%) Xamarin
12 4 (0.43%) MicroStrategy
12 4 (0.43%) TOWER Software
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 45-55k
Posted: 9 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Surrey
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £53000 per annum + Plus 10% Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30 - 45k plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 40,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: 10% pension 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago