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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 93 97 98
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 568 618 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.11% 3.01% 3.01%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.86% 18.06% 19.80%
Number of salaries quoted 519 524 627
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
3181 3421 3515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.43% 16.64% 15.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2874 2878 3003
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 £57,500 £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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +36 133 £42,500 +6.25% 11
Surrey -6 102 £52,500 +3.96% 6
Buckinghamshire -2 86 £41,500 +3.75% 6
Berkshire +16 74 £45,000 -5.75% 8
West Sussex -19 57 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Kent +22 42 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Oxfordshire -7 42 £40,000 +6.66% 3
East Sussex -29 28 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Middlesex - 4 £41,250 -
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 841 (77.80%) C#
2 781 (72.25%) .NET
3 587 (54.30%) SQL Server
4 520 (48.10%) SQL
5 519 (48.01%) JavaScript
6 496 (45.88%) ASP.NET
7 491 (45.42%) HTML
8 450 (41.63%) CSS
9 435 (40.24%) Microsoft
10 416 (38.48%) Agile Software Development
11 354 (32.75%) MVC
12 350 (32.38%) Degree
13 332 (30.71%) jQuery
14 328 (30.34%) Team Foundation Server
15 309 (28.58%) Windows
16 281 (25.99%) Software Engineering
17 255 (23.59%) Finance
18 237 (21.92%) Computer Science
19 235 (21.74%) .NET Framework
20 228 (21.09%) ASP.NET MVC
21 226 (20.91%) C++
22 221 (20.44%) OO
23 207 (19.15%) XML
24 188 (17.39%) WCF
25 184 (17.02%) MS Excel
25 184 (17.02%) HTML5
26 160 (14.80%) TDD
26 160 (14.80%) Web Services
27 155 (14.34%) Web Development
28 151 (13.97%) Unit Testing

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 90 (8.33%) IIS
2 87 (8.05%) SharePoint
3 47 (4.35%) CMS
4 22 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
5 18 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 17 (1.57%) Umbraco
7 12 (1.11%) Node.js
8 10 (0.93%) Tomcat
9 9 (0.83%) MS Exchange
10 8 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
11 7 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
11 7 (0.65%) Skype for Business
12 6 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (0.56%) Liferay
13 4 (0.37%) Apache
13 4 (0.37%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 184 (17.02%) MS Excel
2 55 (5.09%) MS Office
3 6 (0.56%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (0.46%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.28%) MS Project
6 2 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.093%) Mingle
7 1 (0.093%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 10 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.46%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (0.46%) Visualfiles
3 4 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.28%) SDL Web 8
5 2 (0.19%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.19%) Scribe Insight
6 1 (0.093%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 43 (3.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (3.33%) SaaS
3 15 (1.39%) Office 365
4 8 (0.74%) GitHub
5 6 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.28%) OneDrive
6 3 (0.28%) Yammer
7 1 (0.093%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 36 (3.33%) Internet
2 34 (3.15%) TCP/IP
3 24 (2.22%) Intranet
4 18 (1.67%) DNS
4 18 (1.67%) Firewall
5 9 (0.83%) HTTP
6 8 (0.74%) 3G
6 8 (0.74%) VoIP
7 7 (0.65%) DHCP
7 7 (0.65%) SAN
8 4 (0.37%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (0.19%) RS-232
9 2 (0.19%) VLAN
10 1 (0.093%) Extranet
10 1 (0.093%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.093%) Network Security
10 1 (0.093%) SMTP
10 1 (0.093%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 587 (54.30%) SQL Server
2 109 (10.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 98 (9.07%) Relational Database
4 79 (7.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 53 (4.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 32 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 30 (2.78%) Oracle Database
8 29 (2.68%) SQL Server 2005
9 26 (2.41%) SQLite
10 17 (1.57%) RDBMS
11 15 (1.39%) SSDT
12 14 (1.30%) DTS
12 14 (1.30%) GIS
13 13 (1.20%) MS Access
13 13 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
14 12 (1.11%) Big Data
14 12 (1.11%) MySQL
15 10 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 8 (0.74%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 328 (30.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 99 (9.16%) NUnit
3 66 (6.11%) Rhino Mocks
4 54 (5.00%) Subversion
5 45 (4.16%) Selenium
6 40 (3.70%) Eclipse
6 40 (3.70%) Git (software)
7 21 (1.94%) SpecFlow
8 17 (1.57%) Clang
8 17 (1.57%) GCC
9 16 (1.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 15 (1.39%) MSTest
11 14 (1.30%) JMeter
11 14 (1.30%) LoadRunner
12 13 (1.20%) Gatling
13 12 (1.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 12 (1.11%) WebDriver
14 11 (1.02%) ReSharper
14 11 (1.02%) TeamCity
14 11 (1.02%) TestNG
General
1 255 (23.59%) Finance
2 51 (4.72%) Banking
3 50 (4.63%) Telecoms
4 35 (3.24%) Aerospace
5 32 (2.96%) Games
6 18 (1.67%) Electronics
7 16 (1.48%) Automotive
7 16 (1.48%) Legal
8 11 (1.02%) Manufacturing
9 9 (0.83%) Retail
10 8 (0.74%) Marketing
11 5 (0.46%) Advertising
11 5 (0.46%) Avionics
11 5 (0.46%) Military
11 5 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.37%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.19%) Law
13 2 (0.19%) Publishing
14 1 (0.093%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.093%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 772 (71.42%) Developer
2 440 (40.70%) C# Developer
3 392 (36.26%) .NET Developer
4 242 (22.39%) Software Developer
5 230 (21.28%) C# .NET Developer
6 162 (14.99%) ASP.NET Developer
7 155 (14.34%) C# Software Developer
8 150 (13.88%) Senior Developer
9 135 (12.49%) Software Engineer
10 131 (12.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 111 (10.27%) SQL Developer
12 100 (9.25%) Senior C# Developer
13 98 (9.07%) .NET Software Developer
14 89 (8.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 83 (7.68%) Senior .NET Developer
16 76 (7.03%) Analyst
17 61 (5.64%) Senior Software Developer
18 57 (5.27%) Web Developer
19 54 (5.00%) Applications Developer
20 52 (4.81%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 781 (72.25%) .NET
2 496 (45.88%) ASP.NET
3 491 (45.42%) HTML
4 450 (41.63%) CSS
5 332 (30.71%) jQuery
6 235 (21.74%) .NET Framework
7 228 (21.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 207 (19.15%) XML
9 188 (17.39%) WCF
10 184 (17.02%) HTML5
11 160 (14.80%) Web Services
12 143 (13.23%) LINQ
13 133 (12.30%) AngularJS
14 128 (11.84%) Entity Framework
15 120 (11.10%) WPF
16 104 (9.62%) CSS3
17 97 (8.97%) Ajax
18 87 (8.05%) ASP.NET Web API
18 87 (8.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 81 (7.49%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 237 (21.92%) Computer Science
2 107 (9.90%) Mathematics
3 62 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (3.42%) Mobile App
5 34 (3.15%) Inversion of Control
6 25 (2.31%) User Experience
7 24 (2.22%) N-Tier
8 23 (2.13%) Reinsurance
9 21 (1.94%) Visualisation
10 18 (1.67%) Social Media
11 17 (1.57%) Algorithms
11 17 (1.57%) Biotechnology
11 17 (1.57%) Client/Server
12 15 (1.39%) W3C
13 11 (1.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 10 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (0.93%) Physics
15 9 (0.83%) Device Driver
16 5 (0.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 4 (0.37%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 309 (28.58%) Windows
2 68 (6.29%) Linux
3 60 (5.55%) Windows Server
4 34 (3.15%) VxWorks
5 21 (1.94%) Windows 8
6 19 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (1.30%) Windows 7
9 13 (1.20%) Unix
10 11 (1.02%) Android
11 10 (0.93%) Apple iOS
12 6 (0.56%) Windows 10
12 6 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.37%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.19%) Nucleus RTOS
14 2 (0.19%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.093%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.093%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 416 (38.48%) Agile Software Development
2 354 (32.75%) MVC
3 281 (25.99%) Software Engineering
4 221 (20.44%) OO
5 160 (14.80%) TDD
6 155 (14.34%) Web Development
7 151 (13.97%) Unit Testing
8 142 (13.14%) SDLC
9 123 (11.38%) Scrum
10 96 (8.88%) Continuous Integration
11 83 (7.68%) Workflow
12 77 (7.12%) User Stories
13 73 (6.75%) Financial Modelling
14 71 (6.57%) SOA
15 69 (6.38%) Software Architecture
16 63 (5.83%) OOD
17 61 (5.64%) Multithreading
18 60 (5.55%) OOP
19 54 (5.00%) Project Management
20 49 (4.53%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 841 (77.80%) C#
2 520 (48.10%) SQL
3 519 (48.01%) JavaScript
4 226 (20.91%) C++
5 151 (13.97%) VB.NET
6 119 (11.01%) T-SQL
7 115 (10.64%) VB
8 82 (7.59%) Java
9 70 (6.48%) C
10 51 (4.72%) VB6
11 36 (3.33%) Perl
12 32 (2.96%) PL/SQL
13 29 (2.68%) VBScript
14 26 (2.41%) XPath
15 23 (2.13%) PHP
16 20 (1.85%) Assembly Language
16 20 (1.85%) Python
17 14 (1.30%) VBA
18 13 (1.20%) VC++
19 10 (0.93%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 350 (32.38%) Degree
2 30 (2.78%) ISEB
3 25 (2.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 23 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (1.85%) ISTQB
6 13 (1.20%) HND
7 12 (1.11%) Security Cleared
8 10 (0.93%) PhD
9 8 (0.74%) MCSD
10 7 (0.65%) DBS Check
11 6 (0.56%) MCITP
11 6 (0.56%) MCSA
11 6 (0.56%) MCSE
12 5 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (0.46%) SC Cleared
13 3 (0.28%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.19%) BPSS Clearance
14 2 (0.19%) CCNP
14 2 (0.19%) MCAD
15 1 (0.093%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (10.18%) QA
2 28 (2.59%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.74%) SLA
4 1 (0.093%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.093%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.093%) SDET
System Software
1 23 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (1.76%) Active Directory
2 19 (1.76%) Firmware
3 14 (1.30%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.65%) Forefront TMG
4 7 (0.65%) ISA Server
5 6 (0.56%) Snort
6 3 (0.28%) vCloud
7 2 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 19 (1.76%) 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
1 435 (40.24%) Microsoft
2 81 (7.49%) Oracle
3 43 (3.98%) Telerik
4 34 (3.15%) TOWER Software
5 28 (2.59%) Nintex
6 23 (2.13%) VMware
7 13 (1.20%) HP
7 13 (1.20%) Progress
8 12 (1.11%) Sophos
9 11 (1.02%) MKS
10 10 (0.93%) Cisco
10 10 (0.93%) Remedy
11 9 (0.83%) ABBYY
11 9 (0.83%) Sitecore
11 9 (0.83%) Xamarin
12 8 (0.74%) Infragistics
13 7 (0.65%) DevExpress
13 7 (0.65%) Sage
13 7 (0.65%) WatchGuard
14 6 (0.56%) RedGate
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Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: 40-50k
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Search Consultancy
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Egham, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: 30-35k
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits & training
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Richmond, Surrey
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Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefitss
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