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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 39 62 97
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +35
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 76 47 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 6.40% 3.47% 1.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 35.85% 27.17% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 74 44 14
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £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
212 173 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.86% 12.77% 10.28%
Number of salaries quoted 201 142 107
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £30,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Crawley +28 32 £47,500 +31.03% 2
Horsham +1 24 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Burgess Hill -1 13 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Gatwick +6 2 £42,500 -5.55%
Chichester - 2 £29,500 - 1
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 89 (71.77%) Software Engineering
2 75 (60.48%) C#
3 71 (57.26%) SQL
4 66 (53.23%) Windows
5 65 (52.42%) C++
6 60 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
7 54 (43.55%) Microsoft
8 53 (42.74%) .NET
9 49 (39.52%) TDD
10 45 (36.29%) ASP.NET
11 44 (35.48%) SQL Server
12 36 (29.03%) Unit Testing
13 34 (27.42%) JavaScript
13 34 (27.42%) OO
14 31 (25.00%) MVC
14 31 (25.00%) MFC
15 30 (24.19%) Java
16 29 (23.39%) UML
16 29 (23.39%) Degree
16 29 (23.39%) ASP.NET MVC
17 28 (22.58%) OOD
18 27 (21.77%) CSS
18 27 (21.77%) Multithreading
19 24 (19.35%) HTML
20 20 (16.13%) Computer Science
21 17 (13.71%) Linux
21 17 (13.71%) MS Excel
21 17 (13.71%) jQuery
22 16 (12.90%) Visualisation
22 16 (12.90%) STL

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (5.65%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.03%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (2.42%) IIS
5 1 (0.81%) Node.js
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 17 (13.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.61%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.81%) Modbus
2 1 (0.81%) Profibus
2 1 (0.81%) DNS
2 1 (0.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (35.48%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.42%) MS Access
6 2 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (12.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (11.29%) NUnit
3 12 (9.68%) Rhino Mocks
3 12 (9.68%) Subversion
4 10 (8.06%) LINQPad
4 10 (8.06%) ReSharper
5 8 (6.45%) Eclipse
6 7 (5.65%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.61%) StyleCop
8 1 (0.81%) Trac
8 1 (0.81%) MSBuild
General
1 11 (8.87%) Games
2 5 (4.03%) Finance
3 4 (3.23%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.61%) Legal
4 2 (1.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 86 (69.35%) Developer
2 42 (33.87%) Software Engineer
3 32 (25.81%) C# Developer
4 28 (22.58%) Software Developer
5 27 (21.77%) C++ Software Engineer
6 21 (16.94%) .NET Developer
7 19 (15.32%) C# .NET Developer
8 18 (14.52%) C++ Developer
9 12 (9.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (9.68%) ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (8.87%) C++ Software Developer
11 9 (7.26%) C# Software Engineer
12 6 (4.84%) SQL Developer
13 4 (3.23%) Analyst
14 3 (2.42%) AWS Developer
14 3 (2.42%) Software Team Leader
14 3 (2.42%) .NET Software Engineer
14 3 (2.42%) SharePoint Developer
14 3 (2.42%) Report Analyst
14 3 (2.42%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (42.74%) .NET
2 45 (36.29%) ASP.NET
3 31 (25.00%) MFC
4 29 (23.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 27 (21.77%) CSS
6 24 (19.35%) HTML
7 17 (13.71%) jQuery
8 16 (12.90%) STL
9 15 (12.10%) COM
9 15 (12.10%) .NET Framework
10 14 (11.29%) Qt
10 14 (11.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 14 (11.29%) D-Bus
11 12 (9.68%) Web Services
12 11 (8.87%) J2EE
13 10 (8.06%) WinForms
14 9 (7.26%) XML
15 8 (6.45%) J2SE
15 8 (6.45%) KnockoutJS
15 8 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.13%) Computer Science
2 16 (12.90%) Visualisation
3 10 (8.06%) Mathematics
4 8 (6.45%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.42%) Device Driver
6 3 (2.42%) GIS
7 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.81%) RIA
7 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 66 (53.23%) Windows
2 17 (13.71%) Linux
3 11 (8.87%) Windows 8
3 11 (8.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (5.65%) VxWorks
5 2 (1.61%) Android
5 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.81%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (71.77%) Software Engineering
2 60 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (39.52%) TDD
4 36 (29.03%) Unit Testing
5 34 (27.42%) OO
6 31 (25.00%) MVC
7 29 (23.39%) UML
8 28 (22.58%) OOD
9 27 (21.77%) Multithreading
10 13 (10.48%) Workflow
10 13 (10.48%) Scrum
10 13 (10.48%) Mentoring
11 12 (9.68%) Performance Testing
11 12 (9.68%) User Stories
11 12 (9.68%) MVVM
11 12 (9.68%) Workflow Management
11 12 (9.68%) Code Coverage
12 10 (8.06%) Kanban
12 10 (8.06%) Pair Programming
13 8 (6.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 75 (60.48%) C#
2 71 (57.26%) SQL
3 65 (52.42%) C++
4 34 (27.42%) JavaScript
5 30 (24.19%) Java
6 7 (5.65%) Assembly Language
6 7 (5.65%) C
7 5 (4.03%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.23%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.23%) X++
9 3 (2.42%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.42%) VB
10 1 (0.81%) VBScript
10 1 (0.81%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (23.39%) Degree
2 7 (5.65%) SC Cleared
2 7 (5.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.65%) Firmware
2 2 (1.61%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 54 (43.55%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.06%) Red Gate
3 7 (5.65%) Progress
4 4 (3.23%) Oracle
5 2 (1.61%) Tableau
6 1 (0.81%) Telerik
6 1 (0.81%) Borland
Horsham, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Dependant on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-65k DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Opportunity
Posted: 4 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Real Time Information Systems Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago