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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 42 37 71
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +34
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 72 84 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 6.25% 6.34% 2.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.49% 45.90% 20.15%
Number of salaries quoted 70 80 17
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
215 183 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 18.66% 13.82% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 203 174 88
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 29 £45,000 +28.57%
Crawley +6 21 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Burgess Hill +2 12 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Worthing +1 3 £36,000 -10.00%
Gatwick -3 3 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Chichester +10 1 £35,000 -
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 92 (63.89%) Software Engineering
2 89 (61.81%) C#
3 78 (54.17%) Windows
4 75 (52.08%) C++
5 70 (48.61%) SQL
6 67 (46.53%) Agile Software Development
7 62 (43.06%) Microsoft
8 60 (41.67%) SQL Server
9 59 (40.97%) JavaScript
10 56 (38.89%) .NET
10 56 (38.89%) TDD
11 51 (35.42%) ASP.NET
12 50 (34.72%) CSS
12 50 (34.72%) MFC
13 40 (27.78%) Degree
14 39 (27.08%) jQuery
15 37 (25.69%) Multithreading
15 37 (25.69%) OO
16 36 (25.00%) UML
17 35 (24.31%) HTML
17 35 (24.31%) Java
17 35 (24.31%) MVC
18 33 (22.92%) STL
18 33 (22.92%) ASP.NET MVC
19 32 (22.22%) Scrum
19 32 (22.22%) Computer Science
20 31 (21.53%) Team Foundation Server
20 31 (21.53%) OOD
20 31 (21.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
21 30 (20.83%) .NET Framework

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 9 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.39%) IIS
4 1 (0.69%) Node.js
Applications
1 27 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.47%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.78%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.69%) Internet
2 1 (0.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (4.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.39%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.69%) MS Access
8 1 (0.69%) SQLite
8 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (21.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (15.97%) NUnit
3 20 (13.89%) ReSharper
3 20 (13.89%) LINQPad
4 12 (8.33%) Rhino Mocks
5 11 (7.64%) StyleCop
6 9 (6.25%) Eclipse
7 5 (3.47%) Subversion
8 1 (0.69%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.69%) MSBuild
General
1 22 (15.28%) Finance
2 20 (13.89%) Games
3 5 (3.47%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.39%) Legal
5 2 (1.39%) Retail
6 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 93 (64.58%) Developer
2 49 (34.03%) Software Engineer
3 35 (24.31%) C# Developer
3 35 (24.31%) C++ Software Engineer
4 34 (23.61%) Software Developer
5 30 (20.83%) .NET Developer
6 29 (20.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 24 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 24 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 22 (15.28%) C++ Developer
9 18 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
10 5 (3.47%) AWS Developer
11 4 (2.78%) GUI Developer
11 4 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 4 (2.78%) Business Developer
12 3 (2.08%) Analyst
12 3 (2.08%) Junior
12 3 (2.08%) Senior Developer
12 3 (2.08%) Team Leader
12 3 (2.08%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (38.89%) .NET
2 51 (35.42%) ASP.NET
3 50 (34.72%) CSS
3 50 (34.72%) MFC
4 39 (27.08%) jQuery
5 35 (24.31%) HTML
6 33 (22.92%) STL
6 33 (22.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (21.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 30 (20.83%) .NET Framework
9 22 (15.28%) COM
10 21 (14.58%) D-Bus
10 21 (14.58%) Qt
11 18 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
12 17 (11.81%) KnockoutJS
12 17 (11.81%) Web Services
13 13 (9.03%) LINQ
13 13 (9.03%) WCF
14 11 (7.64%) Entity Framework
15 10 (6.94%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 32 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 19 (13.19%) Visualisation
3 18 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
4 11 (7.64%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.78%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.08%) Device Driver
6 3 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.39%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.69%) RIA
8 1 (0.69%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 78 (54.17%) Windows
2 21 (14.58%) Windows 8
2 21 (14.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (12.50%) Linux
4 8 (5.56%) VxWorks
5 5 (3.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.39%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (63.89%) Software Engineering
2 67 (46.53%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (38.89%) TDD
4 37 (25.69%) OO
4 37 (25.69%) Multithreading
5 36 (25.00%) UML
6 35 (24.31%) MVC
7 32 (22.22%) Scrum
8 31 (21.53%) OOD
9 26 (18.06%) SDLC
10 22 (15.28%) MVVM
11 20 (13.89%) Kanban
11 20 (13.89%) Mentoring
11 20 (13.89%) Pair Programming
12 17 (11.81%) Unit Testing
13 13 (9.03%) Workflow
13 13 (9.03%) Performance Testing
14 12 (8.33%) User Stories
14 12 (8.33%) Code Coverage
14 12 (8.33%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (61.81%) C#
2 75 (52.08%) C++
3 70 (48.61%) SQL
4 59 (40.97%) JavaScript
5 35 (24.31%) Java
6 8 (5.56%) Assembly Language
7 6 (4.17%) T-SQL
7 6 (4.17%) C
8 5 (3.47%) X++
8 5 (3.47%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.08%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.39%) VB
11 1 (0.69%) VBScript
11 1 (0.69%) PHP
11 1 (0.69%) Lua
11 1 (0.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 40 (27.78%) Degree
2 6 (4.17%) PhD
3 5 (3.47%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.47%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.39%) MCP
5 2 (1.39%) HND
6 1 (0.69%) ISEB
6 1 (0.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.39%) SLA
2 1 (0.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (5.56%) Firmware
2 5 (3.47%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 62 (43.06%) Microsoft
2 20 (13.89%) Red Gate
3 9 (6.25%) Progress
4 4 (2.78%) Oracle
4 4 (2.78%) Tableau
5 1 (0.69%) Telerik
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 50- 65k Dependent on EXP
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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