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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 58 50 39
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 52 76 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.95% 5.91% 6.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.12% 27.84% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 48 75 74
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,173 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
207 273 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 15.73% 21.23% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 196 258 178
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,173 £32,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex 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 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 28 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Crawley -10 18 £43,750 -12.50%
Horsham +1 10 £45,000 -
Burgess Hill -15 9 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Worthing +8 6 £38,750 +7.63%
Gatwick -6 5 £52,500 +92.66% 1
East Grinstead +1 3 £37,500 -25.00%
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 68 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (55.36%) Windows
3 60 (53.57%) C#
4 59 (52.68%) SQL Server
5 54 (48.21%) Degree
6 53 (47.32%) JavaScript
7 52 (46.43%) .NET
8 51 (45.54%) C++
9 49 (43.75%) SQL
9 49 (43.75%) ASP.NET
10 48 (42.86%) MFC
11 47 (41.96%) Microsoft
11 47 (41.96%) Software Engineering
12 42 (37.50%) CSS
13 40 (35.71%) MVC
14 38 (33.93%) UML
14 38 (33.93%) ASP.NET Web API
15 37 (33.04%) ASP.NET MVC
16 34 (30.36%) MS Excel
17 33 (29.46%) OpenGL
17 33 (29.46%) Computer Science
17 33 (29.46%) jQuery
18 31 (27.68%) HTML
19 29 (25.89%) Team Foundation Server
20 28 (25.00%) .NET Framework
21 27 (24.11%) STL
21 27 (24.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
22 25 (22.32%) AngularJS
23 24 (21.43%) Finance
24 22 (19.64%) Scrum

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 11 (9.82%) IIS
2 2 (1.79%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.89%) CMS
Applications
1 34 (30.36%) MS Excel
2 17 (15.18%) MS Office
3 6 (5.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (5.36%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.68%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.79%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.46%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.39%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (52.68%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (11.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 6 (5.36%) MS Access
6 6 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (4.46%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 29 (25.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (17.86%) Subversion
3 12 (10.71%) LINQPad
3 12 (10.71%) ReSharper
4 11 (9.82%) TeamCity
5 8 (7.14%) Git (software)
6 7 (6.25%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.68%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.68%) JIRA
7 3 (2.68%) MSBuild
7 3 (2.68%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (1.79%) CruiseControl
8 2 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 24 (21.43%) Finance
2 21 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 20 (17.86%) Games
4 15 (13.39%) Aerospace
5 8 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (64.29%) Developer
2 28 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 28 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 25 (22.32%) ASP.NET Developer
3 25 (22.32%) C# Developer
4 24 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (20.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 23 (20.54%) C++ Developer
5 23 (20.54%) C++ Software Developer
5 23 (20.54%) Senior .NET Developer
5 23 (20.54%) Senior Developer
5 23 (20.54%) Software Developer
6 21 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 15 (13.39%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (12.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 14 (12.50%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
9 11 (9.82%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 10 (8.93%) C++ GUI Developer
10 10 (8.93%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (46.43%) .NET
2 49 (43.75%) ASP.NET
3 48 (42.86%) MFC
4 42 (37.50%) CSS
5 38 (33.93%) ASP.NET Web API
6 37 (33.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 33 (29.46%) jQuery
7 33 (29.46%) OpenGL
8 31 (27.68%) HTML
9 28 (25.00%) .NET Framework
10 27 (24.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 27 (24.11%) STL
11 25 (22.32%) AngularJS
12 21 (18.75%) XML
13 15 (13.39%) DirectX
14 14 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
14 14 (12.50%) WCF
15 11 (9.82%) Entity Framework
15 11 (9.82%) Web Services
16 10 (8.93%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (29.46%) Computer Science
2 22 (19.64%) Inversion of Control
3 19 (16.96%) Visualisation
4 8 (7.14%) Mathematics
5 6 (5.36%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.89%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 62 (55.36%) Windows
2 15 (13.39%) Linux
2 15 (13.39%) VxWorks
3 12 (10.71%) Windows 8
3 12 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (9.82%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (41.96%) Software Engineering
3 40 (35.71%) MVC
4 38 (33.93%) UML
5 22 (19.64%) Scrum
6 21 (18.75%) TDD
7 19 (16.96%) Data Visualisation
7 19 (16.96%) OOD
8 15 (13.39%) OO
8 15 (13.39%) SDLC
8 15 (13.39%) Validation
9 13 (11.61%) Unit Testing
10 12 (10.71%) Kanban
10 12 (10.71%) MVVM
10 12 (10.71%) Pair Programming
11 10 (8.93%) Dependency Injection
11 10 (8.93%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
11 10 (8.93%) SOLID
12 9 (8.04%) CRM
12 9 (8.04%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 60 (53.57%) C#
2 53 (47.32%) JavaScript
3 51 (45.54%) C++
4 49 (43.75%) SQL
5 21 (18.75%) C
6 19 (16.96%) T-SQL
7 15 (13.39%) Assembly Language
8 5 (4.46%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.68%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 54 (48.21%) Degree
2 1 (0.89%) MCP
2 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.89%) PhD
System Software
1 7 (6.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (2.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 47 (41.96%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.71%) RedGate
3 8 (7.14%) Progress
4 6 (5.36%) Telerik
5 3 (2.68%) Atlassian
5 3 (2.68%) HP
5 3 (2.68%) IBM
6 1 (0.89%) EPiServer
Gatwick, West Sussex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus + life assurance + pension + more
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hassocks, West Sussex
Friday Media Group
Salary: Circa £60,000 DOE
Posted: 25 days ago