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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 82 37 56
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +19
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 4 41 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.55% 5.93% 3.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.06% 27.52% 22.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4 40 26
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
79 149 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 10.88% 21.56% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 76 131 115
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton 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 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 25 August 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Southampton

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) ETL
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Logistics
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) CRM
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (20.00%) CSS
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
6 1 (10.00%) CSS3
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (10.00%) Big Data
6 1 (10.00%) Git (software)

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 5 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data
4 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (10.00%) Power BI
4 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Database Developer
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Database Developer
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Architect
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Software Manager
4 1 (10.00%) VC++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (10.00%) CSS3
3 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) JSON
3 1 (10.00%) MFC
3 1 (10.00%) RESTful
3 1 (10.00%) WCF
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Grid Computing
1 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (10.00%) Physics
1 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ETL
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) CRM
2 3 (30.00%) Logistics
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Kanban
4 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (10.00%) Product Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (30.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (10.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) PhD
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) NICE Systems