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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 35 69 62
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -7
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 81 28 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 6.64% 2.51% 2.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 42.19% 23.33% 26.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77 21 41
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
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
192 120 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 15.75% 10.77% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 184 91 129
Average salary £40,000 £37,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% -5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 21 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Worthing -1 12 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Burgess Hill - 11 £50,000 - 1
Crawley +3 9 £40,000 - 2
Chichester - 7 £35,000 -
Gatwick - 6 £45,000 -
Haywards Heath -14 1 £30,000 -4.76%
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 97 (75.78%) .NET
2 91 (71.09%) C#
3 88 (68.75%) SQL
4 64 (50.00%) Windows
5 61 (47.66%) C++
6 54 (42.19%) SQL Server
7 53 (41.41%) Software Engineering
8 47 (36.72%) Java
9 46 (35.94%) C
10 44 (34.38%) Android
11 43 (33.59%) Linux
12 41 (32.03%) XML
13 35 (27.34%) MFC
14 31 (24.22%) JavaScript
14 31 (24.22%) ASP.NET
15 29 (22.66%) Degree
16 28 (21.88%) Project Management
17 26 (20.31%) ASP.NET MVC
18 23 (17.97%) MVC
19 21 (16.41%) SQL Server 2008
19 21 (16.41%) HTML
20 20 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 19 (14.84%) Subversion
21 19 (14.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 19 (14.84%) jQuery
22 17 (13.28%) T-SQL
23 16 (12.50%) CSS
23 16 (12.50%) MS Excel
23 16 (12.50%) Microsoft
23 16 (12.50%) Apple iOS

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 10 (7.81%) IIS
2 8 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.13%) Joomla!
4 3 (2.34%) Drupal
4 3 (2.34%) WordPress
4 3 (2.34%) CMS
5 1 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.78%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.59%) MS Office
3 4 (3.13%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (7.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.34%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.34%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.56%) 3G
2 2 (1.56%) GPRS
2 2 (1.56%) LAN
2 2 (1.56%) PSTN
2 2 (1.56%) WAN
3 1 (0.78%) DHCP
3 1 (0.78%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.78%) FTP
3 1 (0.78%) SNMP
3 1 (0.78%) Modbus
3 1 (0.78%) Profibus
3 1 (0.78%) VPN
3 1 (0.78%) DNS
3 1 (0.78%) SSL
3 1 (0.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (42.19%) SQL Server
2 21 (16.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (14.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (5.47%) QlikView
5 7 (5.47%) SQLite
6 5 (3.91%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.34%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 19 (14.84%) Subversion
2 13 (10.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (7.81%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.34%) VectorCAST
4 3 (2.34%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (2.34%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.78%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.78%) JIRA
5 1 (0.78%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.78%) WiX
5 1 (0.78%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 9 (7.03%) Finance
2 4 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.34%) Legal
3 3 (2.34%) Marketing
4 2 (1.56%) French Language
4 2 (1.56%) Publishing
5 1 (0.78%) Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Electronics
5 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 113 (88.28%) Developer
2 58 (45.31%) C# Developer
3 53 (41.41%) Software Engineer
4 46 (35.94%) .NET Developer
5 42 (32.81%) C# Software Engineer
6 35 (27.34%) Software Developer
6 35 (27.34%) C# .NET Developer
7 28 (21.88%) .NET Software Engineer
8 22 (17.19%) C# Software Developer
9 17 (13.28%) SQL Developer
10 13 (10.16%) Junior Developer
10 13 (10.16%) Junior
11 10 (7.81%) Junior .NET Developer
11 10 (7.81%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
11 10 (7.81%) CRM Developer
12 7 (5.47%) C++ Software Developer
12 7 (5.47%) C++ Developer
13 6 (4.69%) Web Developer
13 6 (4.69%) Database Developer
13 6 (4.69%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (75.78%) .NET
2 41 (32.03%) XML
3 35 (27.34%) MFC
4 31 (24.22%) ASP.NET
5 26 (20.31%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (16.41%) HTML
7 19 (14.84%) jQuery
8 16 (12.50%) CSS
9 14 (10.94%) Silverlight
10 11 (8.59%) .NET Framework
11 10 (7.81%) CSS3
11 10 (7.81%) Razor View Engine
11 10 (7.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 8 (6.25%) Web Services
13 7 (5.47%) WCF
14 5 (3.91%) WPF
15 4 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 3 (2.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 3 (2.34%) SOAP
17 2 (1.56%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.94%) Computer Science
2 10 (7.81%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (3.91%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.34%) Social Media
4 3 (2.34%) RIA
4 3 (2.34%) Open Source
5 2 (1.56%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (0.78%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.78%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 64 (50.00%) Windows
2 44 (34.38%) Android
3 43 (33.59%) Linux
4 16 (12.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (41.41%) Software Engineering
2 28 (21.88%) Project Management
3 23 (17.97%) MVC
4 13 (10.16%) TDD
5 12 (9.38%) OOP
6 11 (8.59%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (7.81%) Pair Programming
7 10 (7.81%) CRM
8 9 (7.03%) Service Management
8 9 (7.03%) ITSM
8 9 (7.03%) Data Analysis
8 9 (7.03%) Data Transformation
9 8 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (5.47%) Web Development
10 7 (5.47%) Validation
11 6 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (4.69%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (3.91%) Embedded Software Development
12 5 (3.91%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (3.91%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 91 (71.09%) C#
2 88 (68.75%) SQL
3 61 (47.66%) C++
4 47 (36.72%) Java
5 46 (35.94%) C
6 31 (24.22%) JavaScript
7 17 (13.28%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.34%) PHP
9 2 (1.56%) VB
9 2 (1.56%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.56%) GLSL
10 1 (0.78%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.78%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 29 (22.66%) Degree
2 3 (2.34%) MCSD
2 3 (2.34%) ISEB
2 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.13%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.78%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.13%) IBM
3 3 (2.34%) Adobe
3 3 (2.34%) Google
4 1 (0.78%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.78%) HP
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Full Benefits Package & Training
Posted: 48 minutes ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Yorkshire Staffing Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum (+ Benefits Package)
Posted: 14 days ago
Burgess Hill
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Arundel
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: 24 Days Holiday + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 17 days ago