Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 39 79 82
Rank change year-on-year +40 +3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 102 63 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 6.34% 3.18% 2.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.36% 10.86% 9.51%
Number of salaries quoted 102 63 31
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +10.39% -14.44%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £31,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +10.39% -14.44%

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 387 580 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 24.04% 29.26% 23.26%
Number of salaries quoted 354 455 307
Brighton median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £57,500
East Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +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 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Brighton

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 99 (97.06%) C#
1 99 (97.06%) .NET
2 78 (76.47%) ASP.NET
3 59 (57.84%) SQL Server
4 57 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (42.16%) SQL
6 41 (40.20%) JavaScript
7 40 (39.22%) Test Automation
8 39 (38.24%) OO
8 39 (38.24%) OOD
9 38 (37.25%) WCF
9 38 (37.25%) SOLID
10 35 (34.31%) Microsoft
11 33 (32.35%) TDD
11 33 (32.35%) Customer Requirements
12 26 (25.49%) Web Services
13 25 (24.51%) HTML
13 25 (24.51%) VB.NET
13 25 (24.51%) CSS
13 25 (24.51%) Mobile Development
13 25 (24.51%) Front End Development
13 25 (24.51%) Mobile App
13 25 (24.51%) Web Development
13 25 (24.51%) jQuery
13 25 (24.51%) HTML5
14 21 (20.59%) Manual Testing
15 20 (19.61%) Computer Science
15 20 (19.61%) Git (software)
16 19 (18.63%) SpecFlow
16 19 (18.63%) WebDriver

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 14 (13.73%) IIS
2 2 (1.96%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.73%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (13.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (57.84%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (19.61%) Git (software)
2 19 (18.63%) Selenium
2 19 (18.63%) SpecFlow
2 19 (18.63%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.98%) Subversion
3 1 (0.98%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 2 (1.96%) Finance
1 2 (1.96%) Retail
2 1 (0.98%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 78 (76.47%) Developer
2 65 (63.73%) .NET Developer
3 45 (44.12%) C# .NET Developer
3 45 (44.12%) C# Developer
4 44 (43.14%) ASP.NET Developer
4 44 (43.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 25 (24.51%) .NET Web Developer
5 25 (24.51%) C# Web Developer
5 25 (24.51%) Web Developer
6 24 (23.53%) Senior .NET Developer
6 24 (23.53%) Senior Developer
7 21 (20.59%) Analyst
7 21 (20.59%) Test Analyst
8 19 (18.63%) Automation Test Analyst
8 19 (18.63%) Junior
8 19 (18.63%) Junior .NET Developer
8 19 (18.63%) Junior Developer
9 14 (13.73%) Agile .NET Developer
9 14 (13.73%) Agile C# Developer
9 14 (13.73%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (97.06%) .NET
2 78 (76.47%) ASP.NET
3 38 (37.25%) WCF
4 26 (25.49%) Web Services
5 25 (24.51%) CSS
5 25 (24.51%) HTML
5 25 (24.51%) HTML5
5 25 (24.51%) jQuery
6 19 (18.63%) ASP.NET Web API
6 19 (18.63%) XSLT
7 15 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (13.73%) .NET Framework
8 14 (13.73%) AngularJS
9 13 (12.75%) .NET Core
10 1 (0.98%) React
Miscellaneous
1 25 (24.51%) Mobile App
2 19 (18.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.71%) Windows
2 14 (13.73%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (39.22%) Test Automation
3 39 (38.24%) OO
3 39 (38.24%) OOD
4 38 (37.25%) SOLID
5 33 (32.35%) Customer Requirements
5 33 (32.35%) TDD
6 25 (24.51%) Front End Development
6 25 (24.51%) Mobile Development
6 25 (24.51%) Web Development
7 21 (20.59%) Manual Testing
8 20 (19.61%) Computer Science
9 19 (18.63%) Coaching
9 19 (18.63%) Continuous Deployment
9 19 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (18.63%) Integration Testing
9 19 (18.63%) Pair Programming
9 19 (18.63%) Problem-Solving
10 15 (14.71%) MVC
11 14 (13.73%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 99 (97.06%) C#
2 43 (42.16%) SQL
3 41 (40.20%) JavaScript
4 25 (24.51%) VB.NET
5 19 (18.63%) VB
6 2 (1.96%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.96%) VBA
7 1 (0.98%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (0.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.86%) QA
2 2 (1.96%) COBIT
2 2 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 35 (34.31%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.96%) Oracle