The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 53 39 79
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +40
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 43 57 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.19% 5.79% 2.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.08% 32.39% 18.67%
Number of salaries quoted 42 56 29
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Visual Studio
South East

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

Development Applications Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
204 176 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.86% 17.87% 11.95%
Number of salaries quoted 196 156 142
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in West Sussex

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Visual Studio
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Horsham -9 7 £35,000 +11.11%
Littlehampton - 5 £22,500 -
Burgess Hill - 5 £45,000 -
Haywards Heath 0 4 £40,000 +23.07% 2
East Grinstead +3 3 £32,500 -7.14%
Worthing -18 3 £31,500 -25.88% 1
Chichester +4 2 £25,000 +72.41%
Crawley -13 2 £60,000 +50.47%
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 61 (82.43%) SQL
2 57 (77.03%) .NET
3 55 (74.32%) C#
4 45 (60.81%) Software Engineering
5 40 (54.05%) Windows
6 39 (52.70%) ASP.NET
7 38 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (47.30%) C++
9 32 (43.24%) TDD
10 31 (41.89%) MVC
11 30 (40.54%) Unit Testing
11 30 (40.54%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (33.78%) Microsoft
13 21 (28.38%) XML
14 18 (24.32%) SQL Server
15 17 (22.97%) Java
15 17 (22.97%) JavaScript
15 17 (22.97%) C
16 16 (21.62%) Linux
17 15 (20.27%) Android
17 15 (20.27%) HTML
17 15 (20.27%) MFC
17 15 (20.27%) Project Management
18 11 (14.86%) CSS
19 10 (13.51%) Subversion
19 10 (13.51%) .NET Framework
19 10 (13.51%) Git (software)
20 9 (12.16%) Degree
20 9 (12.16%) Ajax
20 9 (12.16%) T-SQL

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 6 (8.11%) IIS
2 5 (6.76%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.05%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (4.05%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (4.05%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) Ethernet
1 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
1 3 (4.05%) DNS
2 2 (2.70%) Modbus
2 2 (2.70%) Profibus
3 1 (1.35%) 3G
3 1 (1.35%) GPRS
3 1 (1.35%) LAN
3 1 (1.35%) PSTN
3 1 (1.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.41%) MS Access
3 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Subversion
1 10 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.41%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (2.70%) WiX
3 2 (2.70%) VectorCAST
3 2 (2.70%) LabVIEW
3 2 (2.70%) NUnit
3 2 (2.70%) NDepend
3 2 (2.70%) StyleCop
3 2 (2.70%) ReSharper
3 2 (2.70%) FitNesse
3 2 (2.70%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.35%) MSTest
General
1 3 (4.05%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Legal
2 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.70%) Electronics
2 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.35%) French Language
Job Titles
1 63 (85.14%) Developer
2 41 (55.41%) C# Developer
3 37 (50.00%) Software Engineer
4 32 (43.24%) C# Software Engineer
5 24 (32.43%) .NET Developer
6 22 (29.73%) C# .NET Developer
7 16 (21.62%) .NET Software Engineer
8 13 (17.57%) C++ Software Engineer
9 9 (12.16%) SQL Developer
10 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (9.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (8.11%) Graduate Developer
12 6 (8.11%) Graduate
13 4 (5.41%) Software Developer
13 4 (5.41%) Analyst
13 4 (5.41%) Test Engineer
13 4 (5.41%) Report Analyst
14 3 (4.05%) Junior
14 3 (4.05%) Software Test Engineer
15 2 (2.70%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (77.03%) .NET
2 39 (52.70%) ASP.NET
3 30 (40.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (28.38%) XML
5 15 (20.27%) HTML
5 15 (20.27%) MFC
6 11 (14.86%) CSS
7 10 (13.51%) .NET Framework
8 9 (12.16%) Web Services
8 9 (12.16%) Ajax
9 7 (9.46%) WCF
9 7 (9.46%) jQuery
10 5 (6.76%) SOAP
10 5 (6.76%) ADO.NET
11 4 (5.41%) WPF
11 4 (5.41%) WinForms
11 4 (5.41%) HTML5
12 3 (4.05%) REST
12 3 (4.05%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (4.05%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.05%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.70%) GIS
4 2 (2.70%) RIA
4 2 (2.70%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.35%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 40 (54.05%) Windows
2 16 (21.62%) Linux
3 15 (20.27%) Android
4 1 (1.35%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.35%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (60.81%) Software Engineering
2 38 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (43.24%) TDD
4 31 (41.89%) MVC
5 30 (40.54%) Unit Testing
6 15 (20.27%) Project Management
7 3 (4.05%) Service Management
7 3 (4.05%) ITSM
7 3 (4.05%) Scrum
7 3 (4.05%) Web Design
7 3 (4.05%) Data Analysis
7 3 (4.05%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (4.05%) Data Transformation
7 3 (4.05%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (2.70%) User Stories
8 2 (2.70%) Performance Testing
8 2 (2.70%) BDD
8 2 (2.70%) Embedded Software Development
8 2 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.70%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 61 (82.43%) SQL
2 55 (74.32%) C#
3 35 (47.30%) C++
4 17 (22.97%) Java
4 17 (22.97%) JavaScript
4 17 (22.97%) C
5 9 (12.16%) T-SQL
6 5 (6.76%) VB.NET
6 5 (6.76%) X++
7 4 (5.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.70%) ISEB
3 1 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (33.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle
2 2 (2.70%) IBM
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Connectus
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago