The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 56 98 67
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -31
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 58 17 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.15% 1.18% 2.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.66% 8.90% 17.35%
Number of salaries quoted 56 13 31
Average salary £41,250 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Development Applications Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
226 191 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 16.18% 13.23% 15.82%
Number of salaries quoted 184 130 185
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Visual Studio
South East

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Horsham +4 26 £45,000 +80.00% 3
Crawley +16 4 £45,000 +28.57%
Haywards Heath +1 4 £35,000 +7.69%
Gatwick - 3 £45,000 -
Steyning - 2 £32,500 -
Worthing - 1 £42,500 -
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 82 (69.49%) .NET
2 79 (66.95%) C#
3 67 (56.78%) C++
4 66 (55.93%) SQL Server
5 63 (53.39%) Software Engineering
6 56 (47.46%) Windows
7 50 (42.37%) SQL
8 49 (41.53%) Web Services
9 41 (34.75%) Degree
10 35 (29.66%) Microsoft
11 34 (28.81%) XML
12 33 (27.97%) OO
12 33 (27.97%) Java
12 33 (27.97%) Computer Science
12 33 (27.97%) WCF
12 33 (27.97%) jQuery
13 32 (27.12%) .NET Framework
13 32 (27.12%) JavaScript
14 30 (25.42%) Subversion
14 30 (25.42%) ASP.NET
15 29 (24.58%) TDD
16 27 (22.88%) MVC
17 26 (22.03%) OOP
18 25 (21.19%) SQL Server 2008
19 24 (20.34%) ASP.NET MVC
19 24 (20.34%) Relational Database
20 22 (18.64%) MFC
20 22 (18.64%) OOD
21 21 (17.80%) HTML
21 21 (17.80%) C

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 15 (12.71%) IIS
2 3 (2.54%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (2.54%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.69%) CMS
3 2 (1.69%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (7.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.69%) MS Project
2 2 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.54%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (55.93%) SQL Server
2 25 (21.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (20.34%) Relational Database
4 13 (11.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.24%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.54%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.85%) QlikView
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.85%) MS Access
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 30 (25.42%) Subversion
2 16 (13.56%) TeamCity
3 14 (11.86%) JIRA
3 14 (11.86%) MSBuild
3 14 (11.86%) Jenkins
3 14 (11.86%) Rational DOORS
4 5 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.85%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.85%) StarTeam
5 1 (0.85%) JUnit
5 1 (0.85%) Rational Rose
General
1 7 (5.93%) Manufacturing
2 6 (5.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.69%) Publishing
3 2 (1.69%) Finance
3 2 (1.69%) Legal
4 1 (0.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (61.02%) Developer
2 43 (36.44%) Software Engineer
3 35 (29.66%) .NET Developer
4 31 (26.27%) C# Developer
5 26 (22.03%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (17.80%) Junior
7 16 (13.56%) C# Software Engineer
8 15 (12.71%) Software Developer
9 12 (10.17%) Junior Developer
9 12 (10.17%) Junior .NET Developer
9 12 (10.17%) Web Developer
10 9 (7.63%) .NET Software Engineer
11 8 (6.78%) C++ Developer
12 7 (5.93%) Junior Software Engineer
12 7 (5.93%) Graduate
13 6 (5.08%) Systems Engineer
13 6 (5.08%) C++ Software Developer
13 6 (5.08%) Integration Engineer
13 6 (5.08%) Junior C# Developer
13 6 (5.08%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (69.49%) .NET
2 49 (41.53%) Web Services
3 34 (28.81%) XML
4 33 (27.97%) WCF
4 33 (27.97%) jQuery
5 32 (27.12%) .NET Framework
6 30 (25.42%) ASP.NET
7 24 (20.34%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (18.64%) MFC
9 21 (17.80%) HTML
10 20 (16.95%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 18 (15.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 18 (15.25%) Silverlight
11 18 (15.25%) CSS
12 16 (13.56%) SOAP
12 16 (13.56%) CSS3
12 16 (13.56%) Razor View Engine
13 15 (12.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 14 (11.86%) J2EE
14 14 (11.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 33 (27.97%) Computer Science
2 10 (8.47%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (6.78%) GIS
4 7 (5.93%) Mathematics
5 6 (5.08%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.39%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.69%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (1.69%) RIA
8 1 (0.85%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 56 (47.46%) Windows
2 14 (11.86%) Windows XP
2 14 (11.86%) Linux
2 14 (11.86%) Android
3 5 (4.24%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (53.39%) Software Engineering
2 33 (27.97%) OO
3 29 (24.58%) TDD
4 27 (22.88%) MVC
5 26 (22.03%) OOP
6 22 (18.64%) OOD
7 20 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (13.56%) Pair Programming
9 14 (11.86%) Manual Testing
10 11 (9.32%) UML
10 11 (9.32%) Time Management
11 10 (8.47%) Kanban
12 9 (7.63%) Project Management
13 8 (6.78%) Scrum
14 7 (5.93%) Validation
15 6 (5.08%) OOA/OOD
15 6 (5.08%) System Testing
15 6 (5.08%) Multithreading
16 5 (4.24%) Web Application Development
16 5 (4.24%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 79 (66.95%) C#
2 67 (56.78%) C++
3 50 (42.37%) SQL
4 33 (27.97%) Java
5 32 (27.12%) JavaScript
6 21 (17.80%) C
7 18 (15.25%) T-SQL
8 14 (11.86%) C++/CLI
9 3 (2.54%) VC++
10 2 (1.69%) GLSL
11 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (34.75%) Degree
2 9 (7.63%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.08%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.69%) MCSD
6 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.08%) ISO 9001
2 4 (3.39%) QA
2 4 (3.39%) DICOM
3 1 (0.85%) Dublin Core
Systems Management
1 14 (11.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (29.66%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.56%) Oracle
3 14 (11.86%) IBM
3 14 (11.86%) HP
3 14 (11.86%) Atlassian
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