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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 107 107 101
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 466 630 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.84% 2.93% 3.02%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.28% 16.94% 19.15%
Number of salaries quoted 429 542 622
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £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
2862 3719 3499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.46% 17.29% 15.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2497 3255 2935
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +26 141 £42,500 - 11
Berkshire +29 92 £50,000 - 7
Surrey -36 83 £50,000 -4.76% 8
Buckinghamshire -20 54 £48,500 +21.25% 4
West Sussex +1 33 £42,500 -2.85% 5
East Sussex -1 31 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Oxfordshire +22 21 £38,500 +2.66% 6
Kent -5 10 £41,250 +17.85%
Middlesex +6 3 £60,000 +60.00%
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 766 (78.64%) C#
2 724 (74.33%) .NET
3 506 (51.95%) SQL Server
4 463 (47.54%) Agile Software Development
5 460 (47.23%) ASP.NET
6 447 (45.89%) SQL
7 438 (44.97%) JavaScript
8 389 (39.94%) Microsoft
9 385 (39.53%) HTML
10 320 (32.85%) MVC
11 319 (32.75%) CSS
12 292 (29.98%) .NET Framework
13 288 (29.57%) TDD
14 256 (26.28%) jQuery
14 256 (26.28%) Team Foundation Server
15 223 (22.90%) ASP.NET MVC
16 219 (22.48%) Degree
17 202 (20.74%) Scrum
18 197 (20.23%) Web Services
18 197 (20.23%) XML
19 179 (18.38%) Windows
20 177 (18.17%) WCF
21 168 (17.25%) Finance
22 162 (16.63%) Software Engineering
23 150 (15.40%) MS Excel
24 148 (15.20%) Microsoft Azure
25 142 (14.58%) HTML5
25 142 (14.58%) Unit Testing
26 134 (13.76%) Web Development
26 134 (13.76%) 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 68 (6.98%) CMS
2 63 (6.47%) SharePoint
3 53 (5.44%) IIS
4 34 (3.49%) BizTalk Server
5 30 (3.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 30 (3.08%) Umbraco
6 25 (2.57%) SharePoint 2013
7 11 (1.13%) WebSphere
8 9 (0.92%) Moodle
8 9 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
8 9 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
8 9 (0.92%) Totara
9 8 (0.82%) MS Exchange
10 6 (0.62%) Confluence
10 6 (0.62%) NServiceBus
10 6 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (0.62%) WebSphere Process Server
11 5 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (0.51%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 150 (15.40%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.95%) MS Office
3 13 (1.33%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.82%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.31%) InDesign
6 3 (0.31%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.21%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.31%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.21%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.21%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.21%) Towers Watson Igloo
4 1 (0.10%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.10%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 148 (15.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 54 (5.54%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (2.57%) SaaS
4 14 (1.44%) PaaS
5 13 (1.33%) GitHub
6 12 (1.23%) Office 365
7 9 (0.92%) IaaS
8 3 (0.31%) G Suite
8 3 (0.31%) Slack
9 2 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.10%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 36 (3.70%) Internet
2 23 (2.36%) Firewall
3 22 (2.26%) DNS
4 20 (2.05%) TCP/IP
5 17 (1.75%) HTTP
6 9 (0.92%) SSL
6 9 (0.92%) Wireless
7 7 (0.72%) Extranet
8 5 (0.51%) DHCP
8 5 (0.51%) Intranet
9 4 (0.41%) SMTP
9 4 (0.41%) WAN
10 3 (0.31%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.31%) PPP
10 3 (0.31%) RS-232
10 3 (0.31%) RS-485
11 2 (0.21%) IMAP
11 2 (0.21%) NAS
11 2 (0.21%) Network Security
11 2 (0.21%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 506 (51.95%) SQL Server
2 79 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 74 (7.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 67 (6.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 62 (6.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 59 (6.06%) Relational Database
7 45 (4.62%) MySQL
8 42 (4.31%) MongoDB
9 28 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
10 27 (2.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 25 (2.57%) Redis
12 24 (2.46%) Azure SQL Database
13 22 (2.26%) Crystal Reports
13 22 (2.26%) MariaDB
14 20 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
15 13 (1.33%) NoSQL
15 13 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
16 12 (1.23%) OLAP
16 12 (1.23%) SSDT
17 11 (1.13%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 256 (26.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 95 (9.75%) Git (software)
3 89 (9.14%) Selenium
4 52 (5.34%) Subversion
5 45 (4.62%) JMeter
6 42 (4.31%) SpecFlow
7 37 (3.80%) NUnit
7 37 (3.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 33 (3.39%) JIRA
9 31 (3.18%) LoadRunner
10 30 (3.08%) Jenkins
11 28 (2.87%) TeamCity
12 22 (2.26%) TestComplete
13 21 (2.16%) Gatling
14 20 (2.05%) MSTest
15 16 (1.64%) WebDriver
16 15 (1.54%) FitNesse
16 15 (1.54%) ReSharper
17 14 (1.44%) TestNG
17 14 (1.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 168 (17.25%) Finance
2 45 (4.62%) Telecoms
3 41 (4.21%) Banking
4 30 (3.08%) Publishing
5 23 (2.36%) Legal
6 20 (2.05%) Advertising
7 17 (1.75%) Manufacturing
8 14 (1.44%) Aerospace
9 13 (1.33%) Automotive
10 12 (1.23%) Marketing
11 11 (1.13%) Games
12 10 (1.03%) Electronics
12 10 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.62%) Back Office
14 3 (0.31%) Retail
15 2 (0.21%) Law
16 1 (0.10%) Dutch Language
16 1 (0.10%) French Language
16 1 (0.10%) Military
Job Titles
1 686 (70.43%) Developer
2 371 (38.09%) .NET Developer
3 363 (37.27%) C# Developer
4 240 (24.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 149 (15.30%) Software Developer
6 133 (13.66%) ASP.NET Developer
7 119 (12.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 115 (11.81%) Senior Developer
9 113 (11.60%) Software Engineer
10 99 (10.16%) .NET Software Developer
11 94 (9.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 82 (8.42%) SQL Developer
13 81 (8.32%) Web Developer
14 76 (7.80%) Analyst
14 76 (7.80%) C# Software Developer
15 74 (7.60%) Senior .NET Developer
16 69 (7.08%) Senior C# Developer
17 59 (6.06%) .NET Web Developer
18 54 (5.54%) Test Analyst
19 52 (5.34%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 724 (74.33%) .NET
2 460 (47.23%) ASP.NET
3 385 (39.53%) HTML
4 319 (32.75%) CSS
5 292 (29.98%) .NET Framework
6 256 (26.28%) jQuery
7 223 (22.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 197 (20.23%) Web Services
8 197 (20.23%) XML
9 177 (18.17%) WCF
10 142 (14.58%) HTML5
11 120 (12.32%) AngularJS
12 105 (10.78%) WPF
13 101 (10.37%) Entity Framework
14 94 (9.65%) Ajax
15 91 (9.34%) ASP.NET Web API
16 72 (7.39%) WinForms
17 69 (7.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 68 (6.98%) LINQ
19 53 (5.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 112 (11.50%) Computer Science
2 67 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (2.26%) Client/Server
4 21 (2.16%) Mathematics
5 19 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (1.95%) Mobile App
6 17 (1.75%) Inversion of Control
7 16 (1.64%) User Experience
8 12 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 11 (1.13%) Learning Management System
9 11 (1.13%) Management Information System
10 9 (0.92%) Physics
10 9 (0.92%) Visualisation
11 8 (0.82%) Virtual Team
12 6 (0.62%) BBC
12 6 (0.62%) Fintech
12 6 (0.62%) FMCG
13 5 (0.51%) Blog
13 5 (0.51%) Digital Media
13 5 (0.51%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 179 (18.38%) Windows
2 40 (4.11%) Linux
3 25 (2.57%) Windows Server
4 11 (1.13%) Windows 8
4 11 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (1.03%) Unix
6 9 (0.92%) Ubuntu
6 9 (0.92%) Windows 7
7 7 (0.72%) Android
8 6 (0.62%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.51%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.41%) Solaris
11 3 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.10%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 463 (47.54%) Agile Software Development
2 320 (32.85%) MVC
3 288 (29.57%) TDD
4 202 (20.74%) Scrum
5 162 (16.63%) Software Engineering
6 142 (14.58%) Unit Testing
7 134 (13.76%) OO
7 134 (13.76%) Web Development
8 99 (10.16%) SDLC
9 90 (9.24%) Continuous Integration
10 73 (7.49%) SOA
11 68 (6.98%) Multithreading
12 66 (6.78%) BDD
13 65 (6.67%) Test Scripting
14 60 (6.16%) OOD
15 54 (5.54%) Software Testing
16 43 (4.41%) Automated Testing
16 43 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
16 43 (4.41%) UML
17 41 (4.21%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 766 (78.64%) C#
2 447 (45.89%) SQL
3 438 (44.97%) JavaScript
4 132 (13.55%) T-SQL
5 129 (13.24%) C++
6 83 (8.52%) Java
7 66 (6.78%) VB.NET
8 59 (6.06%) VB
9 48 (4.93%) C
10 45 (4.62%) PowerShell
11 26 (2.67%) Ruby
12 25 (2.57%) Scala
13 24 (2.46%) Perl
14 21 (2.16%) PL/SQL
15 15 (1.54%) PHP
15 15 (1.54%) Python
15 15 (1.54%) VBA
15 15 (1.54%) VBScript
16 12 (1.23%) VB6
17 11 (1.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 219 (22.48%) Degree
2 66 (6.78%) ISEB
3 59 (6.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 54 (5.54%) Security Cleared
5 44 (4.52%) SC Cleared
6 33 (3.39%) ISTQB
7 15 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.51%) MCSE
9 3 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.31%) HND
9 3 (0.31%) PhD
10 2 (0.21%) MCITP
10 2 (0.21%) MCTS
10 2 (0.21%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (8.21%) QA
2 6 (0.62%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.10%) CDISC
3 1 (0.10%) WAI
3 1 (0.10%) WCAG
System Software
1 26 (2.67%) Docker
2 18 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.92%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.41%) Firmware
6 3 (0.31%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.31%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.21%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.62%) Tivoli
2 6 (0.62%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 3 (0.31%) Perfmon
3 3 (0.31%) SCOM
4 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (0.21%) SCCM
5 1 (0.10%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (0.10%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.10%) Mesos
5 1 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.10%) Puppet
Vendors
1 389 (39.94%) Microsoft
2 33 (3.39%) Oracle
3 18 (1.85%) Telerik
4 13 (1.33%) Tableau
5 12 (1.23%) Google
6 10 (1.03%) Sitecore
6 10 (1.03%) VMware
7 9 (0.92%) CA Agile Central
7 9 (0.92%) IBM
8 8 (0.82%) Adobe
9 7 (0.72%) HP
9 7 (0.72%) Nintex
9 7 (0.72%) SAP
10 6 (0.62%) RedGate
10 6 (0.62%) Sony
11 5 (0.51%) Atlassian
11 5 (0.51%) Xamarin
12 4 (0.41%) Citrix
12 4 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.41%) TOWER Software
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
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