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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
South East / West Sussex
Rank 37 63 57
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -6
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 71 39 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 6.59% 3.53% 4.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.97% 15.06% 22.93%
Number of salaries quoted 69 39 45
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
209 259 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.39% 23.44% 18.59%
Number of salaries quoted 190 251 190
Median salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +18 21 £42,500 +10.38% 2
Worthing -3 17 £37,500 +50.00% 1
Haywards Heath - 14 £52,500 - 2
Gatwick - 11 £42,500 -
East Grinstead +15 5 £45,000 +20.00%
Horsham +12 5 £37,500 - 1
Burgess Hill +36 4 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Chichester - 2 £30,500 -
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 73 (73.74%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (72.73%) C#
3 54 (54.55%) Software Engineering
4 53 (53.54%) .NET
5 43 (43.43%) ASP.NET
6 40 (40.40%) JavaScript
7 38 (38.38%) Degree
8 36 (36.36%) SQL
8 36 (36.36%) SQL Server
9 33 (33.33%) HTML
10 32 (32.32%) jQuery
11 31 (31.31%) CSS
11 31 (31.31%) MVC
12 30 (30.30%) Microsoft
13 28 (28.28%) .NET Framework
14 26 (26.26%) ASP.NET MVC
14 26 (26.26%) TDD
14 26 (26.26%) MS Excel
15 25 (25.25%) Entity Framework
16 24 (24.24%) Windows
16 24 (24.24%) C++
16 24 (24.24%) Scrum
17 23 (23.23%) Test Automation
17 23 (23.23%) Unit Testing
18 22 (22.22%) REST
18 22 (22.22%) MySQL
19 21 (21.21%) XML
19 21 (21.21%) Relational Database
20 20 (20.20%) ASP.NET Web API
20 20 (20.20%) Analytical Skills

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.07%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.05%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.02%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (26.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.11%) HTTP
2 4 (4.04%) DHCP
2 4 (4.04%) DNS
2 4 (4.04%) Ethernet
2 4 (4.04%) PPP
2 4 (4.04%) RS-232
2 4 (4.04%) RS-485
2 4 (4.04%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.02%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 22 (22.22%) MySQL
3 21 (21.21%) Relational Database
4 11 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (5.05%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.02%) MS Access
6 2 (2.02%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.01%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.01%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (18.18%) JIRA
2 17 (17.17%) Subversion
3 15 (15.15%) JSUnit
3 15 (15.15%) TeamCity
4 14 (14.14%) Git (software)
4 14 (14.14%) Selenium
4 14 (14.14%) WebDriver
5 11 (11.11%) JMeter
5 11 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
5 11 (11.11%) SpecFlow
6 10 (10.10%) HP UFT
7 7 (7.07%) NUnit
8 6 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (4.04%) StyleCop
10 2 (2.02%) MSTest
10 2 (2.02%) StarTeam
11 1 (1.01%) LoadRunner
11 1 (1.01%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (5.05%) Electronics
1 5 (5.05%) Finance
2 2 (2.02%) Aerospace
2 2 (2.02%) Games
2 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (39.39%) Developer
2 29 (29.29%) .NET Developer
3 24 (24.24%) Software Engineer
4 23 (23.23%) C# Developer
5 22 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
5 22 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (21.21%) Test Automation Engineer
6 21 (21.21%) Test Engineer
7 20 (20.20%) Software Developer
8 18 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 18 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (13.13%) C++ Software Engineer
9 13 (13.13%) SQL Developer
10 12 (12.12%) .NET Software Developer
10 12 (12.12%) Senior Software Engineer
11 11 (11.11%) Agile .NET Developer
11 11 (11.11%) Agile C# Developer
11 11 (11.11%) Automation Test Lead
11 11 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
11 11 (11.11%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (53.54%) .NET
2 43 (43.43%) ASP.NET
3 33 (33.33%) HTML
4 32 (32.32%) jQuery
5 31 (31.31%) CSS
6 28 (28.28%) .NET Framework
7 26 (26.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 25 (25.25%) Entity Framework
9 22 (22.22%) REST
10 21 (21.21%) XML
11 20 (20.20%) ASP.NET Web API
12 15 (15.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 15 (15.15%) MFC
12 15 (15.15%) STL
13 14 (14.14%) Web Services
14 13 (13.13%) AngularJS
15 12 (12.12%) SOAP
16 11 (11.11%) DOM
17 9 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 7 (7.07%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.20%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (17.17%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.04%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (2.02%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.02%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.01%) Robotics
5 1 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (24.24%) Windows
2 2 (2.02%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.01%) Linux
3 1 (1.01%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (73.74%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 31 (31.31%) MVC
4 26 (26.26%) TDD
5 24 (24.24%) Scrum
6 23 (23.23%) Test Automation
6 23 (23.23%) Unit Testing
7 20 (20.20%) OO
8 17 (17.17%) OOP
8 17 (17.17%) UML
9 15 (15.15%) Refactoring
9 15 (15.15%) Test Scripting
9 15 (15.15%) Web Development
10 12 (12.12%) Automation Testing
11 11 (11.11%) Code Coverage
11 11 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
11 11 (11.11%) User Stories
12 10 (10.10%) Mentoring
12 10 (10.10%) SDLC
13 6 (6.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (72.73%) C#
2 40 (40.40%) JavaScript
3 36 (36.36%) SQL
4 24 (24.24%) C++
5 20 (20.20%) VB.NET
6 10 (10.10%) C
7 4 (4.04%) Embedded C
7 4 (4.04%) VB
8 2 (2.02%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.02%) VBScript
8 2 (2.02%) VC++
9 1 (1.01%) Fortran
9 1 (1.01%) Python
9 1 (1.01%) VB6
Qualifications
1 38 (38.38%) Degree
2 1 (1.01%) ISEB
2 1 (1.01%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.04%) Firmware
2 2 (2.02%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 30 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.10%) HP
3 3 (3.03%) Oracle
4 2 (2.02%) Mercator
4 2 (2.02%) Telerik
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum including benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30 - 45k plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago