Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 92 84
Rank change year-on-year +26 -8 -48
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 74 26 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 4.00% 1.79% 2.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.20% 10.04% 13.61%
Number of salaries quoted 64 24 49
Brighton median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £35,250 £32,500 £34,250
90th Percentile £51,000 £51,000 £47,500
East Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +12.50%

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 521 259 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 28.13% 17.81% 21.63%
Number of salaries quoted 423 234 320
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £42,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +0.59% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £52,500
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 72 (97.30%) .NET
2 71 (95.95%) C#
2 71 (95.95%) ASP.NET
3 63 (85.14%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (83.78%) SQL
5 59 (79.73%) OO
5 59 (79.73%) WCF
5 59 (79.73%) SOLID
6 58 (78.38%) OOD
7 47 (63.51%) Test Automation
8 46 (62.16%) Problem-Solving
8 46 (62.16%) TDD
9 45 (60.81%) Continuous Integration
9 45 (60.81%) XSLT
9 45 (60.81%) Git (software)
9 45 (60.81%) ASP.NET Web API
10 44 (59.46%) Analytical Skills
10 44 (59.46%) Continuous Deployment
10 44 (59.46%) Integration Testing
11 42 (56.76%) Customer Requirements
11 42 (56.76%) Pair Programming
12 34 (45.95%) Computer Science
13 30 (40.54%) QA
14 28 (37.84%) Process Improvement
15 26 (35.14%) VB
16 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
17 13 (17.57%) HTML
17 13 (17.57%) JavaScript
17 13 (17.57%) Mobile App
18 12 (16.22%) CSS

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 (2.70%) Confluence
2 1 (1.35%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) BrowserStack
1 1 (1.35%) GitHub
1 1 (1.35%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) DNS
1 1 (1.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 45 (60.81%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.05%) JIRA
3 2 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.70%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (2.70%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.35%) JMeter
4 1 (1.35%) Log4Net
4 1 (1.35%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.35%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (1.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 71 (95.95%) Developer
2 58 (78.38%) .NET Developer
3 46 (62.16%) C# Developer
4 44 (59.46%) ASP.NET Developer
5 43 (58.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 43 (58.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 28 (37.84%) Senior Developer
7 20 (27.03%) Senior .NET Developer
7 20 (27.03%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 20 (27.03%) Senior C# Developer
8 19 (25.68%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 19 (25.68%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 19 (25.68%) Senior SQL Developer
8 19 (25.68%) SQL Developer
9 13 (17.57%) Agile .NET Developer
9 13 (17.57%) Agile C# Developer
9 13 (17.57%) Agile Developer
10 11 (14.86%) .NET Web Developer
10 11 (14.86%) C# Web Developer
10 11 (14.86%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (97.30%) .NET
2 71 (95.95%) ASP.NET
3 59 (79.73%) WCF
4 45 (60.81%) ASP.NET Web API
4 45 (60.81%) XSLT
5 13 (17.57%) HTML
6 12 (16.22%) CSS
6 12 (16.22%) jQuery
6 12 (16.22%) Web Services
7 11 (14.86%) HTML5
8 2 (2.70%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.70%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (1.35%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.35%) Entity Framework
9 1 (1.35%) NHibernate
9 1 (1.35%) RESTful
9 1 (1.35%) SOAP
9 1 (1.35%) StructureMap
9 1 (1.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (59.46%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (45.95%) Computer Science
3 13 (17.57%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.70%) PMI
5 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (85.14%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (79.73%) OO
2 59 (79.73%) SOLID
3 58 (78.38%) OOD
4 47 (63.51%) Test Automation
5 46 (62.16%) Problem-Solving
5 46 (62.16%) TDD
6 45 (60.81%) Continuous Integration
7 44 (59.46%) Continuous Deployment
7 44 (59.46%) Integration Testing
8 42 (56.76%) Customer Requirements
8 42 (56.76%) Pair Programming
9 28 (37.84%) Process Improvement
10 11 (14.86%) Front End Development
10 11 (14.86%) Mobile Development
10 11 (14.86%) Web Development
11 2 (2.70%) Change Management
11 2 (2.70%) MVC
11 2 (2.70%) Scrum
11 2 (2.70%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 71 (95.95%) C#
2 62 (83.78%) SQL
3 26 (35.14%) VB
4 13 (17.57%) JavaScript
5 11 (14.86%) VB.NET
6 10 (13.51%) F#
7 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (14.86%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.35%) ISEB
3 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (40.54%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (2.70%) Atlassian
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft