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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 43 36 66
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +30
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 73 82 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.57% 6.74% 2.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.61% 42.49% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 71 78 21
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
285 193 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 21.74% 15.86% 10.69%
Number of salaries quoted 269 185 91
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,000 £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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +2 25 £45,000 +28.57%
Crawley +7 23 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Burgess Hill +2 9 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Gatwick -10 4 £27,250 -39.44%
Worthing -10 3 £36,000 -10.00%
Littlehampton - 3 £40,000 - 2
Chichester +4 1 £35,000 -
East Grinstead - 1 £50,000 -
Arundel - 1 £35,000 - 2
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 102 (68.00%) C#
2 80 (53.33%) SQL
3 79 (52.67%) Software Engineering
4 78 (52.00%) Windows
5 76 (50.67%) JavaScript
6 74 (49.33%) Agile Software Development
7 73 (48.67%) .NET
8 72 (48.00%) SQL Server
9 71 (47.33%) Microsoft
10 68 (45.33%) ASP.NET
11 67 (44.67%) C++
12 66 (44.00%) TDD
13 64 (42.67%) CSS
14 52 (34.67%) jQuery
15 51 (34.00%) MVC
16 48 (32.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 48 (32.00%) .NET Framework
17 46 (30.67%) MFC
18 44 (29.33%) Scrum
19 40 (26.67%) HTML
19 40 (26.67%) Degree
19 40 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
20 38 (25.33%) MS Excel
21 35 (23.33%) Java
21 35 (23.33%) Multithreading
22 34 (22.67%) Finance
23 32 (21.33%) STL
23 32 (21.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
24 31 (20.67%) MVVM
25 30 (20.00%) Windows 8

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (6.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (2.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.33%) IIS
4 1 (0.67%) Node.js
4 1 (0.67%) SAS
4 1 (0.67%) CMS
4 1 (0.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 38 (25.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (5.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.67%) Internet
2 1 (0.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (7.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (4.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.67%) SQLite
9 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.67%) MS Access
9 1 (0.67%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 40 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (19.33%) ReSharper
2 29 (19.33%) LINQPad
3 25 (16.67%) NUnit
4 16 (10.67%) StyleCop
5 9 (6.00%) Rhino Mocks
6 8 (5.33%) Eclipse
7 5 (3.33%) Subversion
8 2 (1.33%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.67%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.67%) MSBuild
General
1 34 (22.67%) Finance
2 19 (12.67%) Games
3 6 (4.00%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.33%) Legal
5 2 (1.33%) Retail
6 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 98 (65.33%) Developer
2 49 (32.67%) C# Developer
3 47 (31.33%) Software Engineer
4 45 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 43 (28.67%) .NET Developer
6 40 (26.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 40 (26.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 33 (22.00%) C++ Software Engineer
8 29 (19.33%) Software Developer
9 17 (11.33%) C++ Developer
9 17 (11.33%) C++ Software Developer
10 8 (5.33%) Senior Developer
11 6 (4.00%) Junior
11 6 (4.00%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
11 6 (4.00%) Mid-Level C# Developer
11 6 (4.00%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
12 5 (3.33%) AWS Developer
12 5 (3.33%) Senior C# Developer
12 5 (3.33%) Junior Developer
12 5 (3.33%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (48.67%) .NET
2 68 (45.33%) ASP.NET
3 64 (42.67%) CSS
4 52 (34.67%) jQuery
5 48 (32.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 48 (32.00%) .NET Framework
6 46 (30.67%) MFC
7 40 (26.67%) HTML
8 32 (21.33%) STL
8 32 (21.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 27 (18.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 26 (17.33%) KnockoutJS
11 24 (16.00%) Web Services
12 23 (15.33%) COM
13 22 (14.67%) Qt
13 22 (14.67%) D-Bus
14 18 (12.00%) LINQ
14 18 (12.00%) WCF
15 16 (10.67%) Entity Framework
16 12 (8.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 25 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
3 14 (9.33%) Visualisation
4 11 (7.33%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.67%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.00%) Device Driver
6 3 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.33%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.67%) W3C
8 1 (0.67%) GIS
8 1 (0.67%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 78 (52.00%) Windows
2 30 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 28 (18.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (11.33%) Linux
5 8 (5.33%) VxWorks
6 5 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (52.67%) Software Engineering
2 74 (49.33%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (44.00%) TDD
4 51 (34.00%) MVC
5 44 (29.33%) Scrum
6 35 (23.33%) Multithreading
7 31 (20.67%) MVVM
8 30 (20.00%) OO
9 29 (19.33%) Pair Programming
10 28 (18.67%) UML
11 27 (18.00%) OOD
11 27 (18.00%) Kanban
11 27 (18.00%) SDLC
12 20 (13.33%) Mentoring
13 10 (6.67%) Workflow
13 10 (6.67%) Performance Testing
13 10 (6.67%) Unit Testing
14 9 (6.00%) Workflow Management
14 9 (6.00%) Validation
14 9 (6.00%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 102 (68.00%) C#
2 80 (53.33%) SQL
3 76 (50.67%) JavaScript
4 67 (44.67%) C++
5 35 (23.33%) Java
6 9 (6.00%) VB.NET
7 8 (5.33%) Assembly Language
7 8 (5.33%) X++
8 7 (4.67%) C
9 6 (4.00%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.00%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.33%) VB
11 2 (1.33%) PHP
12 1 (0.67%) VBScript
12 1 (0.67%) Lua
12 1 (0.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 40 (26.67%) Degree
2 6 (4.00%) PhD
3 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.33%) MCP
4 2 (1.33%) HND
5 1 (0.67%) ISEB
5 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.33%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (5.33%) Firmware
2 5 (3.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 71 (47.33%) Microsoft
2 29 (19.33%) Red Gate
3 9 (6.00%) Progress
4 4 (2.67%) Tableau
4 4 (2.67%) Oracle
5 1 (0.67%) Sybase
5 1 (0.67%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.67%) Teradata
5 1 (0.67%) Telerik
5 1 (0.67%) Google
5 1 (0.67%) EPiServer
Littlehampton, Sussex
networx
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25-35k
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 11 days ago
Littlehampton
Networx Recruitment
Salary: Salary up to £40,000 plus benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Arundel
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Arundel
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 per annum +Benefits Package+Performance Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago