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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
South East / West Sussex
Rank 50 69 58
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 51 29 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.75% 2.74% 4.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 29.14% 13.18% 21.39%
Number of salaries quoted 49 29 42
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
175 220 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 16.29% 20.75% 19.73%
Number of salaries quoted 159 211 193
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +13 16 £42,500 -29.16% 1
Worthing - 12 £37,500 - 1
Haywards Heath - 9 £52,500 - 1
Horsham +20 8 £40,000 +28.00%
Gatwick - 8 £42,500 -
East Grinstead +9 2 £45,000 +20.00%
Chichester - 2 £30,500 -
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 64 (69.57%) C#
2 62 (67.39%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (50.00%) .NET
4 45 (48.91%) SQL Server
5 41 (44.57%) JavaScript
5 41 (44.57%) Software Engineering
6 40 (43.48%) ASP.NET
7 36 (39.13%) CSS
7 36 (39.13%) SQL
7 36 (39.13%) Degree
8 33 (35.87%) Microsoft
9 32 (34.78%) HTML
10 31 (33.70%) MS Excel
10 31 (33.70%) jQuery
11 30 (32.61%) MVC
12 29 (31.52%) Windows
13 26 (28.26%) .NET Framework
14 25 (27.17%) ASP.NET MVC
15 24 (26.09%) C++
15 24 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
16 23 (25.00%) TDD
17 21 (22.83%) Scrum
17 21 (22.83%) Entity Framework
17 21 (22.83%) Unit Testing
18 19 (20.65%) XML
19 18 (19.57%) MySQL
19 18 (19.57%) UML
20 17 (18.48%) Web Services
20 17 (18.48%) Subversion
20 17 (18.48%) Relational Database

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 4 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 31 (33.70%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (6.52%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.30%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.70%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.61%) HTTP
2 4 (4.35%) DHCP
2 4 (4.35%) DNS
2 4 (4.35%) Ethernet
2 4 (4.35%) PPP
2 4 (4.35%) RS-232
2 4 (4.35%) RS-485
2 4 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (48.91%) SQL Server
2 18 (19.57%) MySQL
3 17 (18.48%) Relational Database
4 9 (9.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (8.70%) Amazon RDS
5 8 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (5.43%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.17%) MS Access
7 2 (2.17%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.09%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.09%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (18.48%) Subversion
2 15 (16.30%) JIRA
3 14 (15.22%) TeamCity
4 13 (14.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (10.87%) Git (software)
6 8 (8.70%) JSUnit
6 8 (8.70%) Selenium
6 8 (8.70%) WebDriver
7 7 (7.61%) JMeter
7 7 (7.61%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (7.61%) SpecFlow
8 6 (6.52%) HP UFT
8 6 (6.52%) NUnit
9 4 (4.35%) StyleCop
10 3 (3.26%) LINQPad
10 3 (3.26%) ReSharper
11 2 (2.17%) MSTest
11 2 (2.17%) StarTeam
General
1 13 (14.13%) Finance
2 5 (5.43%) Electronics
3 3 (3.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.17%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.17%) Banking
4 2 (2.17%) Games
4 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (52.17%) Developer
2 28 (30.43%) .NET Developer
3 25 (27.17%) ASP.NET Developer
4 22 (23.91%) Software Engineer
5 21 (22.83%) C# Developer
6 20 (21.74%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (21.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (20.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 19 (20.65%) Software Developer
8 17 (18.48%) SQL Developer
9 13 (14.13%) Senior Developer
9 13 (14.13%) Test Automation Engineer
9 13 (14.13%) Test Engineer
10 12 (13.04%) Senior .NET Developer
11 11 (11.96%) C++ Software Engineer
11 11 (11.96%) Senior Software Engineer
12 10 (10.87%) C# VB.NET Developer
12 10 (10.87%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (10.87%) SQL Server Developer
12 10 (10.87%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (50.00%) .NET
2 40 (43.48%) ASP.NET
3 36 (39.13%) CSS
4 32 (34.78%) HTML
5 31 (33.70%) jQuery
6 26 (28.26%) .NET Framework
7 25 (27.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
9 21 (22.83%) Entity Framework
10 19 (20.65%) XML
11 17 (18.48%) Web Services
12 16 (17.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 16 (17.39%) MFC
12 16 (17.39%) STL
13 14 (15.22%) AngularJS
13 14 (15.22%) REST
14 12 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 7 (7.61%) DOM
15 7 (7.61%) SOAP
15 7 (7.61%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.48%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.52%) Virtual Team
4 4 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (3.26%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (2.17%) Internet of Things
6 2 (2.17%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.17%) Physics
7 1 (1.09%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.09%) Robotics
7 1 (1.09%) User Experience
7 1 (1.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 29 (31.52%) Windows
2 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (3.26%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (67.39%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (44.57%) Software Engineering
3 30 (32.61%) MVC
4 23 (25.00%) TDD
5 21 (22.83%) Scrum
5 21 (22.83%) Unit Testing
6 18 (19.57%) UML
7 15 (16.30%) Refactoring
7 15 (16.30%) Test Automation
8 14 (15.22%) Mentoring
8 14 (15.22%) Web Development
9 12 (13.04%) OO
10 10 (10.87%) OOP
11 9 (9.78%) Test Scripting
12 7 (7.61%) Automation Testing
12 7 (7.61%) Coaching
12 7 (7.61%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (7.61%) Domain-Driven Design
12 7 (7.61%) Front End Development
12 7 (7.61%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 64 (69.57%) C#
2 41 (44.57%) JavaScript
3 36 (39.13%) SQL
4 24 (26.09%) C++
5 16 (17.39%) VB.NET
6 10 (10.87%) C
6 10 (10.87%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.35%) Embedded C
7 4 (4.35%) VB
8 2 (2.17%) VBScript
8 2 (2.17%) VC++
9 1 (1.09%) VB6
Qualifications
1 36 (39.13%) Degree
2 1 (1.09%) ISEB
2 1 (1.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.35%) Firmware
2 2 (2.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 33 (35.87%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.52%) HP
3 3 (3.26%) Oracle
3 3 (3.26%) RedGate
4 2 (2.17%) Mercator
4 2 (2.17%) Telerik
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago