Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 49 77
Rank change year-on-year +13 +28 -15
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 119 96 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 7.26% 5.46% 2.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.76% 26.02% 14.80%
Number of salaries quoted 111 84 39
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +14.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £36,250 £27,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £51,750 £51,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -16.67%

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 462 369 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 28.19% 20.99% 18.28%
Number of salaries quoted 409 342 240
Brighton median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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.

1 118 (99.16%) .NET
2 116 (97.48%) C#
3 111 (93.28%) ASP.NET
4 90 (75.63%) Agile Software Development
5 87 (73.11%) SQL
6 75 (63.03%) SOLID
6 75 (63.03%) OO
6 75 (63.03%) OOD
6 75 (63.03%) WCF
7 67 (56.30%) TDD
8 60 (50.42%) Customer Requirements
9 53 (44.54%) Continuous Integration
9 53 (44.54%) Test Automation
10 52 (43.70%) Integration Testing
10 52 (43.70%) Git (software)
10 52 (43.70%) Pair Programming
10 52 (43.70%) XSLT
10 52 (43.70%) Continuous Deployment
10 52 (43.70%) ASP.NET Web API
11 46 (38.66%) Problem-Solving
11 46 (38.66%) Computer Science
12 45 (37.82%) Analytical Skills
13 41 (34.45%) SQL Server
14 32 (26.89%) VB
14 32 (26.89%) QA
15 24 (20.17%) Process Improvement
16 22 (18.49%) JavaScript
16 22 (18.49%) Microsoft Azure
17 21 (17.65%) Mobile App
18 20 (16.81%) HTML5

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 4 (3.36%) IIS
2 1 (0.84%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 22 (18.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.72%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (34.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 52 (43.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.84%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.84%) JIRA
2 1 (0.84%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 118 (99.16%) Developer
2 110 (92.44%) .NET Developer
3 79 (66.39%) C# .NET Developer
3 79 (66.39%) C# Developer
4 70 (58.82%) ASP.NET Developer
4 70 (58.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 37 (31.09%) Senior .NET Developer
5 37 (31.09%) Senior Developer
6 25 (21.01%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 25 (21.01%) Senior C# Developer
7 22 (18.49%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 22 (18.49%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 22 (18.49%) Senior SQL Developer
7 22 (18.49%) SQL Developer
8 21 (17.65%) Agile .NET Developer
8 21 (17.65%) Agile C# Developer
8 21 (17.65%) Agile Developer
9 20 (16.81%) .NET Web Developer
9 20 (16.81%) C# Web Developer
9 20 (16.81%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (99.16%) .NET
2 111 (93.28%) ASP.NET
3 75 (63.03%) WCF
4 52 (43.70%) ASP.NET Web API
4 52 (43.70%) XSLT
5 20 (16.81%) CSS
5 20 (16.81%) HTML
5 20 (16.81%) HTML5
5 20 (16.81%) jQuery
5 20 (16.81%) Web Services
6 11 (9.24%) .NET Framework
7 9 (7.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (6.72%) .NET Core
8 8 (6.72%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 45 (37.82%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (17.65%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.84%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.36%) Windows
1 4 (3.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (75.63%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (63.03%) OO
2 75 (63.03%) OOD
2 75 (63.03%) SOLID
3 67 (56.30%) TDD
4 60 (50.42%) Customer Requirements
5 53 (44.54%) Continuous Integration
5 53 (44.54%) Test Automation
6 52 (43.70%) Continuous Deployment
6 52 (43.70%) Integration Testing
6 52 (43.70%) Pair Programming
7 46 (38.66%) Computer Science
7 46 (38.66%) Problem-Solving
8 24 (20.17%) Process Improvement
9 20 (16.81%) Front End Development
9 20 (16.81%) Mobile Development
9 20 (16.81%) Web Development
10 15 (12.61%) MVC
11 8 (6.72%) DevOps
12 6 (5.04%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 116 (97.48%) C#
2 87 (73.11%) SQL
3 32 (26.89%) VB
4 22 (18.49%) JavaScript
5 20 (16.81%) VB.NET
6 9 (7.56%) F#
Qualifications
1 4 (3.36%) Degree
2 1 (0.84%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (26.89%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (10.92%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.84%) Atlassian