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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 35 63 75
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +12
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 73 25 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 6.20% 2.33% 2.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 38.22% 22.32% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 69 18 36
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
191 112 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 16.23% 10.44% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 181 89 131
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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
(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 +5 22 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Worthing +2 11 £42,500 -
Burgess Hill - 8 £47,500 -
Crawley -10 7 £40,000 - 1
Gatwick - 6 £45,000 -
Chichester - 5 £35,000 -
Haywards Heath - 1 £30,000 -
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 92 (73.60%) .NET
2 88 (70.40%) C#
3 87 (69.60%) SQL
4 64 (51.20%) Windows
5 59 (47.20%) C++
6 53 (42.40%) SQL Server
7 50 (40.00%) Software Engineering
8 46 (36.80%) Java
8 46 (36.80%) C
9 43 (34.40%) Android
10 42 (33.60%) Linux
11 39 (31.20%) XML
12 35 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
13 34 (27.20%) MFC
14 29 (23.20%) JavaScript
14 29 (23.20%) ASP.NET
15 28 (22.40%) Project Management
15 28 (22.40%) Degree
16 24 (19.20%) ASP.NET MVC
17 23 (18.40%) MVC
18 20 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 19 (15.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 19 (15.20%) HTML
19 19 (15.20%) SQL Server 2008
20 17 (13.60%) jQuery
20 17 (13.60%) T-SQL
21 16 (12.80%) Subversion
21 16 (12.80%) MS Excel
22 15 (12.00%) Apple iOS
23 14 (11.20%) CSS

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 11 (8.80%) IIS
2 8 (6.40%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.20%) Joomla!
4 3 (2.40%) Drupal
4 3 (2.40%) WordPress
4 3 (2.40%) CMS
5 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.80%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (12.80%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.80%) MS Office
3 4 (3.20%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.80%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.40%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.40%) GPRS
2 3 (2.40%) LAN
2 3 (2.40%) PSTN
2 3 (2.40%) WAN
2 3 (2.40%) 3G
3 2 (1.60%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.60%) Modbus
3 2 (1.60%) Profibus
4 1 (0.80%) Internet
4 1 (0.80%) SSL
4 1 (0.80%) FTP
4 1 (0.80%) SNMP
4 1 (0.80%) DHCP
4 1 (0.80%) DNS
4 1 (0.80%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (42.40%) SQL Server
2 20 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (15.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (15.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (5.60%) SQLite
4 7 (5.60%) QlikView
5 4 (3.20%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.40%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.60%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 16 (12.80%) Subversion
2 13 (10.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (6.40%) TeamCity
4 4 (3.20%) LabVIEW
4 4 (3.20%) VectorCAST
5 3 (2.40%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (1.60%) WiX
7 1 (0.80%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.80%) CruiseControl
General
1 9 (7.20%) Finance
2 4 (3.20%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.40%) Legal
3 3 (2.40%) French Language
3 3 (2.40%) Marketing
4 2 (1.60%) Publishing
4 2 (1.60%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.60%) Electronics
5 1 (0.80%) Advertising
5 1 (0.80%) Banking
Job Titles
1 111 (88.80%) Developer
2 57 (45.60%) C# Developer
3 51 (40.80%) Software Engineer
4 44 (35.20%) .NET Developer
5 42 (33.60%) C# Software Engineer
6 35 (28.00%) Software Developer
6 35 (28.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 28 (22.40%) .NET Software Engineer
8 21 (16.80%) C# Software Developer
9 17 (13.60%) SQL Developer
10 11 (8.80%) Junior Developer
10 11 (8.80%) Junior
11 10 (8.00%) CRM Developer
12 8 (6.40%) Junior .NET Developer
12 8 (6.40%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
13 6 (4.80%) SQL Database Developer
13 6 (4.80%) C++ Software Developer
13 6 (4.80%) Database Developer
13 6 (4.80%) Test Engineer
13 6 (4.80%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (73.60%) .NET
2 39 (31.20%) XML
3 34 (27.20%) MFC
4 29 (23.20%) ASP.NET
5 24 (19.20%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (15.20%) HTML
7 17 (13.60%) jQuery
8 14 (11.20%) CSS
9 12 (9.60%) Silverlight
10 10 (8.00%) .NET Framework
11 8 (6.40%) Web Services
11 8 (6.40%) CSS3
11 8 (6.40%) Razor View Engine
11 8 (6.40%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 7 (5.60%) WCF
13 5 (4.00%) WPF
14 4 (3.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 3 (2.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 2 (1.60%) OpenGL
16 2 (1.60%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.60%) Computer Science
2 8 (6.40%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.40%) RIA
4 3 (2.40%) Open Source
4 3 (2.40%) Social Media
5 2 (1.60%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.80%) User Experience
6 1 (0.80%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.80%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.80%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 64 (51.20%) Windows
2 43 (34.40%) Android
3 42 (33.60%) Linux
4 15 (12.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 35 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (22.40%) Project Management
4 23 (18.40%) MVC
5 12 (9.60%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (8.80%) TDD
7 10 (8.00%) CRM
7 10 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 10 (8.00%) Coaching
8 9 (7.20%) Data Transformation
8 9 (7.20%) Data Analysis
8 9 (7.20%) ITSM
8 9 (7.20%) Service Management
9 8 (6.40%) OOP
9 8 (6.40%) Validation
9 8 (6.40%) Pair Programming
9 8 (6.40%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (5.60%) Web Development
10 7 (5.60%) Embedded Software Development
11 6 (4.80%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 88 (70.40%) C#
2 87 (69.60%) SQL
3 59 (47.20%) C++
4 46 (36.80%) Java
4 46 (36.80%) C
5 29 (23.20%) JavaScript
6 17 (13.60%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.40%) PHP
8 2 (1.60%) VB
8 2 (1.60%) GLSL
8 2 (1.60%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.80%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 28 (22.40%) Degree
2 4 (3.20%) ISEB
3 3 (2.40%) MCSD
3 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.20%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.80%) Dublin Core
2 1 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.80%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (11.20%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.20%) IBM
3 3 (2.40%) Adobe
3 3 (2.40%) Google
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