The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 60 70 83
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +13
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 29 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.72% 2.03% 0.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.71% 12.58% 7.92%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 7
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Visual Studio
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Development Applications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
155 151 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 19.90% 16.13% 11.05%
Number of salaries quoted 145 128 95
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Southampton region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Southampton

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Southampton

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio.

1 62 (95.38%) .NET
2 56 (86.15%) C#
3 49 (75.38%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (66.15%) MVC
5 42 (64.62%) ASP.NET
6 38 (58.46%) HTML
7 31 (47.69%) CSS
7 31 (47.69%) WCF
8 28 (43.08%) SQL Server
9 27 (41.54%) Network Security
10 26 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 26 (40.00%) JavaScript
11 25 (38.46%) Microsoft
11 25 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
11 25 (38.46%) HTML5
12 24 (36.92%) Git (software)
13 22 (33.85%) RESTful
14 21 (32.31%) XML
14 21 (32.31%) Windows
15 20 (30.77%) NUnit
16 19 (29.23%) .NET Framework
16 19 (29.23%) Entity Framework
17 18 (27.69%) Moq
17 18 (27.69%) REST
17 18 (27.69%) Microsoft Azure
17 18 (27.69%) Manual Testing
17 18 (27.69%) Automated Testing
18 15 (23.08%) Software Engineering
19 14 (21.54%) Web Development
20 13 (20.00%) LINQ

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.77%) Node.js
2 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) GIMP
1 5 (7.69%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (27.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (41.54%) Network Security
2 13 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.69%) Bluetooth
3 5 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (7.69%) Wireless
4 4 (6.15%) CTI
5 1 (1.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (43.08%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.54%) GIS
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 26 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (36.92%) Git (software)
3 20 (30.77%) NUnit
4 18 (27.69%) Moq
5 12 (18.46%) Bower
5 12 (18.46%) gulp
5 12 (18.46%) Jasmine
6 10 (15.38%) Grunt
6 10 (15.38%) Selenium
7 5 (7.69%) Subversion
8 2 (3.08%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 10 (15.38%) Retail
2 4 (6.15%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (75.38%) Developer
2 29 (44.62%) Software Developer
3 26 (40.00%) C# Developer
4 24 (36.92%) C# Software Developer
5 13 (20.00%) Software Engineer
6 11 (16.92%) C# Software Engineer
7 10 (15.38%) .NET Developer
7 10 (15.38%) .NET Software Developer
7 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 10 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (15.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (15.38%) Web Developer
8 9 (13.85%) C++ Software Engineer
8 9 (13.85%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 9 (13.85%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 9 (13.85%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (10.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 7 (10.77%) Senior Developer
10 5 (7.69%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (95.38%) .NET
2 42 (64.62%) ASP.NET
3 38 (58.46%) HTML
4 31 (47.69%) CSS
4 31 (47.69%) WCF
5 25 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (38.46%) HTML5
6 22 (33.85%) RESTful
7 21 (32.31%) XML
8 19 (29.23%) .NET Framework
8 19 (29.23%) Entity Framework
9 18 (27.69%) REST
10 13 (20.00%) AngularJS
10 13 (20.00%) COM
10 13 (20.00%) LINQ
10 13 (20.00%) NHibernate
10 13 (20.00%) SOAP
10 13 (20.00%) STL
11 10 (15.38%) Web Services
12 9 (13.85%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) N-Tier
2 8 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.69%) User Experience
4 4 (6.15%) RIA
5 3 (4.62%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.08%) Life Science
7 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (32.31%) Windows
2 5 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (75.38%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (66.15%) MVC
3 18 (27.69%) Automated Testing
3 18 (27.69%) Manual Testing
4 15 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 14 (21.54%) Web Development
6 13 (20.00%) Multithreading
6 13 (20.00%) OOD
7 10 (15.38%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.69%) Scrum
8 5 (7.69%) SEO
9 4 (6.15%) Product Management
10 3 (4.62%) Workflow
11 2 (3.08%) Case Management
11 2 (3.08%) Front End Development
11 2 (3.08%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (3.08%) Workflow Development
12 1 (1.54%) ETL Development
12 1 (1.54%) SDLC
12 1 (1.54%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 56 (86.15%) C#
2 26 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (20.00%) C++
4 7 (10.77%) SQL
5 6 (9.23%) Java
6 2 (3.08%) VB
7 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 25 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.69%) Google
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle
4 2 (3.08%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.54%) Pegasus
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago