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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 106 112 94
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -18
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 528 552 727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.87% 2.65% 3.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.20% 15.80% 21.07%
Number of salaries quoted 503 487 655
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £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
3259 3494 3450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.70% 16.75% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2959 2985 2937
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 £33,000 £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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +23 138 £40,000 - 15
Surrey +23 94 £47,500 -5.00% 6
Buckinghamshire +15 80 £44,500 +14.10% 3
Berkshire +14 67 £45,000 -10.00% 7
West Sussex -16 56 £45,000 - 4
Oxfordshire -28 31 £40,000 - 3
Kent +32 29 £37,500 +7.14% 3
East Sussex -21 29 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Middlesex +12 4 £41,250 -13.15%
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 861 (77.29%) C#
2 825 (74.06%) .NET
3 564 (50.63%) JavaScript
4 561 (50.36%) ASP.NET
5 557 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 501 (44.97%) SQL
7 473 (42.46%) HTML
8 448 (40.22%) Agile Software Development
9 425 (38.15%) Microsoft
10 422 (37.88%) CSS
11 405 (36.36%) MVC
12 369 (33.12%) jQuery
13 331 (29.71%) Degree
14 317 (28.46%) Team Foundation Server
15 306 (27.47%) Windows
16 271 (24.33%) ASP.NET MVC
17 266 (23.88%) .NET Framework
18 264 (23.70%) Software Engineering
19 246 (22.08%) Finance
20 239 (21.45%) XML
21 228 (20.47%) WCF
22 215 (19.30%) OO
23 202 (18.13%) Computer Science
24 198 (17.77%) C++
25 190 (17.06%) TDD
26 187 (16.79%) Web Services
27 179 (16.07%) MS Excel
28 168 (15.08%) Web Development
29 166 (14.90%) HTML5
30 164 (14.72%) Scrum

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 87 (7.81%) IIS
2 74 (6.64%) CMS
3 71 (6.37%) SharePoint
4 26 (2.33%) Umbraco
5 25 (2.24%) SharePoint 2010
6 14 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (0.90%) Tomcat
8 9 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
9 8 (0.72%) Moodle
9 8 (0.72%) MS Exchange
9 8 (0.72%) Totara
10 7 (0.63%) Apache Spark
10 7 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (0.54%) Liferay
11 6 (0.54%) Skype for Business
11 6 (0.54%) WordPress
12 4 (0.36%) Apache
12 4 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 179 (16.07%) MS Excel
2 43 (3.86%) MS Office
3 7 (0.63%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.54%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.27%) MS Project
8 2 (0.18%) InDesign
9 1 (0.090%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.090%) Mingle
9 1 (0.090%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 12 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.63%) Visualfiles
3 5 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.36%) SDL Web 8
5 3 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.18%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.18%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 75 (6.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (3.14%) SaaS
3 21 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (1.35%) GitHub
5 12 (1.08%) Office 365
6 7 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.36%) PaaS
8 3 (0.27%) OneDrive
8 3 (0.27%) Yammer
9 2 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (3.50%) Internet
2 37 (3.32%) TCP/IP
3 33 (2.96%) Firewall
4 26 (2.33%) DNS
5 17 (1.53%) Intranet
6 12 (1.08%) HTTP
7 9 (0.81%) SSL
8 7 (0.63%) SAN
9 6 (0.54%) DHCP
10 2 (0.18%) Extranet
10 2 (0.18%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (0.18%) SMTP
10 2 (0.18%) VLAN
11 1 (0.090%) 3G
11 1 (0.090%) IMAP
11 1 (0.090%) NAS
11 1 (0.090%) Network Security
11 1 (0.090%) VoIP
11 1 (0.090%) WAN
11 1 (0.090%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 557 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 120 (10.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 100 (8.98%) Relational Database
4 74 (6.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 54 (4.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 47 (4.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 31 (2.78%) MySQL
7 31 (2.78%) Oracle Database
8 27 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
9 24 (2.15%) SQLite
10 18 (1.62%) SQL Server 2014
11 17 (1.53%) MongoDB
11 17 (1.53%) SSDT
12 16 (1.44%) Big Data
13 15 (1.35%) MS Access
14 11 (0.99%) DTS
14 11 (0.99%) Hadoop
14 11 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
15 10 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
15 10 (0.90%) GIS
Development Applications
1 317 (28.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 77 (6.91%) NUnit
3 76 (6.82%) Selenium
4 65 (5.83%) Subversion
5 60 (5.39%) Git (software)
6 42 (3.77%) Rhino Mocks
7 37 (3.32%) JMeter
8 31 (2.78%) LoadRunner
9 30 (2.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 27 (2.42%) Gatling
11 26 (2.33%) Eclipse
12 24 (2.15%) SpecFlow
13 21 (1.89%) TeamCity
14 20 (1.80%) TestNG
15 19 (1.71%) MSTest
16 18 (1.62%) ReSharper
17 17 (1.53%) JIRA
18 16 (1.44%) WebDriver
19 15 (1.35%) Clang
19 15 (1.35%) GCC
General
1 246 (22.08%) Finance
2 53 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 51 (4.58%) Banking
4 39 (3.50%) Games
5 35 (3.14%) Aerospace
6 19 (1.71%) Legal
7 16 (1.44%) Manufacturing
8 15 (1.35%) Automotive
8 15 (1.35%) Electronics
9 9 (0.81%) Marketing
9 9 (0.81%) Publishing
10 5 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.45%) Retail
11 4 (0.36%) Advertising
11 4 (0.36%) Military
12 3 (0.27%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.27%) Law
13 2 (0.18%) Avionics
14 1 (0.090%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 798 (71.63%) Developer
2 454 (40.75%) C# Developer
3 420 (37.70%) .NET Developer
4 256 (22.98%) C# .NET Developer
5 237 (21.27%) Software Developer
6 165 (14.81%) ASP.NET Developer
7 152 (13.64%) Senior Developer
8 144 (12.93%) C# Software Developer
9 138 (12.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 134 (12.03%) Software Engineer
11 110 (9.87%) Senior .NET Developer
12 107 (9.61%) SQL Developer
13 100 (8.98%) Senior C# Developer
14 98 (8.80%) .NET Software Developer
15 89 (7.99%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 79 (7.09%) Analyst
17 67 (6.01%) Web Developer
18 65 (5.83%) Senior C# .NET Developer
19 54 (4.85%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
20 50 (4.49%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 825 (74.06%) .NET
2 561 (50.36%) ASP.NET
3 473 (42.46%) HTML
4 422 (37.88%) CSS
5 369 (33.12%) jQuery
6 271 (24.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 266 (23.88%) .NET Framework
8 239 (21.45%) XML
9 228 (20.47%) WCF
10 187 (16.79%) Web Services
11 166 (14.90%) HTML5
12 150 (13.46%) WPF
13 145 (13.02%) AngularJS
13 145 (13.02%) LINQ
14 129 (11.58%) Ajax
14 129 (11.58%) Entity Framework
15 108 (9.69%) ASP.NET Web API
16 87 (7.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 86 (7.72%) CSS3
18 80 (7.18%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 202 (18.13%) Computer Science
2 76 (6.82%) Mathematics
3 57 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (3.05%) Inversion of Control
5 30 (2.69%) User Experience
6 29 (2.60%) Mobile App
7 27 (2.42%) Visualisation
8 16 (1.44%) Client/Server
9 15 (1.35%) Algorithms
10 14 (1.26%) Biotechnology
10 14 (1.26%) N-Tier
11 13 (1.17%) Physics
12 12 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 12 (1.08%) Reinsurance
13 10 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (0.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 10 (0.90%) Social Media
14 8 (0.72%) Device Driver
14 8 (0.72%) Learning Management System
15 7 (0.63%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 306 (27.47%) Windows
2 70 (6.28%) Linux
3 61 (5.48%) Windows Server
4 23 (2.06%) Windows 8
5 22 (1.97%) VxWorks
6 17 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (1.17%) Windows 7
8 12 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (0.99%) Android
9 11 (0.99%) Apple iOS
10 8 (0.72%) Ubuntu
11 6 (0.54%) Unix
11 6 (0.54%) Windows 10
12 5 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.27%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.18%) Nucleus RTOS
14 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.090%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 448 (40.22%) Agile Software Development
2 405 (36.36%) MVC
3 264 (23.70%) Software Engineering
4 215 (19.30%) OO
5 190 (17.06%) TDD
6 168 (15.08%) Web Development
7 164 (14.72%) Scrum
8 138 (12.39%) SDLC
9 126 (11.31%) Unit Testing
10 119 (10.68%) Continuous Integration
11 92 (8.26%) SOA
12 67 (6.01%) Workflow
13 65 (5.83%) Multithreading
14 64 (5.75%) Automated Testing
15 63 (5.66%) OOD
15 63 (5.66%) OOP
16 55 (4.94%) Test Scripting
17 54 (4.85%) Project Management
17 54 (4.85%) Software Testing
17 54 (4.85%) UML
Programming Languages
1 861 (77.29%) C#
2 564 (50.63%) JavaScript
3 501 (44.97%) SQL
4 198 (17.77%) C++
5 149 (13.38%) VB.NET
6 146 (13.11%) T-SQL
7 100 (8.98%) VB
8 85 (7.63%) Java
9 65 (5.83%) C
10 44 (3.95%) Perl
11 36 (3.23%) VB6
11 36 (3.23%) VBScript
12 32 (2.87%) PL/SQL
13 30 (2.69%) PHP
14 26 (2.33%) XPath
15 24 (2.15%) PowerShell
16 17 (1.53%) Assembly Language
17 16 (1.44%) Python
18 15 (1.35%) VBA
19 13 (1.17%) VC++
Qualifications
1 331 (29.71%) Degree
2 47 (4.22%) ISEB
3 46 (4.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 27 (2.42%) Security Cleared
5 21 (1.89%) ISTQB
6 18 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (1.53%) SC Cleared
8 11 (0.99%) HND
9 10 (0.90%) PhD
10 9 (0.81%) MCSE
11 7 (0.63%) DBS Check
12 6 (0.54%) MCITP
12 6 (0.54%) MCSA
12 6 (0.54%) MCSD
13 4 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
14 1 (0.090%) BPSS Clearance
14 1 (0.090%) CCNP
14 1 (0.090%) DV Cleared
14 1 (0.090%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (8.17%) QA
2 26 (2.33%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.45%) SLA
4 1 (0.090%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.090%) SDET
System Software
1 23 (2.06%) Virtual Machines
1 23 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (1.17%) Hyper-V
3 10 (0.90%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.90%) Firmware
4 7 (0.63%) Docker
5 6 (0.54%) Forefront TMG
5 6 (0.54%) ISA Server
5 6 (0.54%) Snort
6 3 (0.27%) vCloud
7 2 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.090%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.090%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.090%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.090%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.54%) CA Single Sign-On
3 4 (0.36%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 4 (0.36%) SCOM
4 2 (0.18%) Graphite
4 2 (0.18%) SCCM
5 1 (0.090%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.090%) Perfmon
5 1 (0.090%) Puppet
Vendors
1 425 (38.15%) Microsoft
2 62 (5.57%) Oracle
3 50 (4.49%) Telerik
4 23 (2.06%) VMware
5 20 (1.80%) TOWER Software
6 19 (1.71%) Nintex
7 14 (1.26%) Rally
8 12 (1.08%) HP
8 12 (1.08%) Sophos
9 10 (0.90%) Progress
10 9 (0.81%) ABBYY
10 9 (0.81%) Cisco
10 9 (0.81%) RedGate
10 9 (0.81%) Sitecore
10 9 (0.81%) Xamarin
11 8 (0.72%) Adobe
11 8 (0.72%) Google
11 8 (0.72%) Infragistics
12 6 (0.54%) Remedy
12 6 (0.54%) WatchGuard
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £600000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 15 hours ago
East Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50-65k
Posted: 11 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Berkshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
RWS Group
Salary: Pension, Life Assurance, Bupa, Cycle2Work, Childcare Vouchers
Posted: 22 hours ago
Surrey
Morgan McKinley UK
Posted: 23 hours ago
Crawley, Sussex
Sword Technology Solutions Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + medical + pension + life assurance + others
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £37500 - £42500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Farnham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Eastbourne
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £50000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 5 days ago