Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for Visual Studio skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Visual Studio over the 6 months to 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 73 86
Rank change year-on-year +8 +13 -53
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 73 44 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 3.77% 2.97% 2.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.48% 11.86% 11.33%
Number of salaries quoted 73 42 41
Brighton median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,300 £33,750
90th Percentile £51,000 £51,750 £50,000
East Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +9.09%

Visual Studio is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Brighton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 585 371 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 30.20% 25.02% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 458 328 311
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £33,375 £30,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,375 £57,500 £53,750
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings citing Visual Studio as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Brighton

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Brighton.

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Brighton

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Brighton over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Brighton

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 71 (97.26%) C#
1 71 (97.26%) .NET
1 71 (97.26%) ASP.NET
2 61 (83.56%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (83.56%) SQL
3 59 (80.82%) OO
3 59 (80.82%) OOD
3 59 (80.82%) WCF
3 59 (80.82%) SOLID
4 41 (56.16%) Test Automation
5 39 (53.42%) Continuous Integration
5 39 (53.42%) Git (software)
5 39 (53.42%) Integration Testing
5 39 (53.42%) Continuous Deployment
5 39 (53.42%) Customer Requirements
5 39 (53.42%) ASP.NET Web API
5 39 (53.42%) TDD
5 39 (53.42%) Pair Programming
5 39 (53.42%) XSLT
6 37 (50.68%) Problem-Solving
7 35 (47.95%) Analytical Skills
7 35 (47.95%) Computer Science
8 26 (35.62%) VB
9 25 (34.25%) QA
10 19 (26.03%) Process Improvement
11 14 (19.18%) Mobile App
12 12 (16.44%) HTML5
12 12 (16.44%) Mobile Development
12 12 (16.44%) Front End Development
12 12 (16.44%) jQuery

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 2 (2.74%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 39 (53.42%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (2.74%) Bitbucket
2 2 (2.74%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 71 (97.26%) .NET Developer
1 71 (97.26%) Developer
2 49 (67.12%) C# .NET Developer
2 49 (67.12%) C# Developer
3 45 (61.64%) ASP.NET Developer
3 45 (61.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 21 (28.77%) Senior .NET Developer
4 21 (28.77%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 21 (28.77%) Senior C# Developer
4 21 (28.77%) Senior Developer
5 17 (23.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 17 (23.29%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
5 17 (23.29%) Senior SQL Developer
5 17 (23.29%) SQL Developer
6 16 (21.92%) Agile .NET Developer
6 16 (21.92%) Agile C# Developer
6 16 (21.92%) Agile Developer
7 12 (16.44%) .NET Web Developer
7 12 (16.44%) C# Web Developer
7 12 (16.44%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (97.26%) .NET
1 71 (97.26%) ASP.NET
2 59 (80.82%) WCF
3 39 (53.42%) ASP.NET Web API
3 39 (53.42%) XSLT
4 12 (16.44%) CSS
4 12 (16.44%) HTML
4 12 (16.44%) HTML5
4 12 (16.44%) jQuery
4 12 (16.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (47.95%) Analytical Skills
1 35 (47.95%) Computer Science
2 14 (19.18%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.74%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (83.56%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (80.82%) OO
2 59 (80.82%) OOD
2 59 (80.82%) SOLID
3 41 (56.16%) Test Automation
4 39 (53.42%) Continuous Deployment
4 39 (53.42%) Continuous Integration
4 39 (53.42%) Customer Requirements
4 39 (53.42%) Integration Testing
4 39 (53.42%) Pair Programming
4 39 (53.42%) TDD
5 37 (50.68%) Problem-Solving
6 19 (26.03%) Process Improvement
7 12 (16.44%) Front End Development
7 12 (16.44%) Mobile Development
7 12 (16.44%) Web Development
8 2 (2.74%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.74%) Manual Testing
8 2 (2.74%) Test Planning
8 2 (2.74%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 71 (97.26%) C#
2 61 (83.56%) SQL
3 26 (35.62%) VB
4 12 (16.44%) JavaScript
4 12 (16.44%) VB.NET
5 6 (8.22%) F#
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (34.25%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (2.74%) Atlassian