Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
South West > Dorset
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 48 68
Rank change year-on-year -6 +20 -13
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 50 62 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 4.46% 5.85% 3.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.80% 28.97% 18.81%
Number of salaries quoted 50 61 45
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.60% -3.75%
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,000 £30,050
90th Percentile £47,500 £48,750 £43,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

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 Dorset with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 266 214 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 23.75% 20.19% 20.54%
Number of salaries quoted 232 200 233
Dorset median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £48,750 £48,550
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Dorset

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Dorset

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Dorset over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Dorset

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +3 31 £30,000 -7.69% 5
Poole -16 18 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Visual Studio
South West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 50 (100.00%) C#
2 45 (90.00%) SQL
3 44 (88.00%) SQL Server
4 36 (72.00%) T-SQL
5 27 (54.00%) .NET
6 23 (46.00%) Crystal Reports
7 22 (44.00%) JavaScript
7 22 (44.00%) Web Development
8 21 (42.00%) Microsoft
9 20 (40.00%) MVC
9 20 (40.00%) ASP.NET
9 20 (40.00%) jQuery
9 20 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (38.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 19 (38.00%) LINQ
11 16 (32.00%) CSS
11 16 (32.00%) HTML
12 13 (26.00%) Subversion
12 13 (26.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 13 (26.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 13 (26.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 12 (24.00%) Automotive
14 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (16.00%) .NET Framework
15 7 (14.00%) Mentoring
15 7 (14.00%) SQL Server 2014
15 7 (14.00%) Entity Framework
16 6 (12.00%) Data Analytics
16 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (12.00%) Kendo UI

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (88.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (46.00%) Crystal Reports
3 13 (26.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (14.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (38.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (26.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 13 (26.00%) Subversion
3 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.00%) git-flow
3 1 (2.00%) Selenium
General
1 12 (24.00%) Automotive
2 6 (12.00%) Marketing
2 6 (12.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (88.00%) Developer
2 14 (28.00%) Software Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Database Developer
3 9 (18.00%) SQL Developer
4 8 (16.00%) .NET Developer
5 7 (14.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (14.00%) C# Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Senior Developer
6 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Lead .NET Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Technical Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (54.00%) .NET
2 20 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 20 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 20 (40.00%) jQuery
3 19 (38.00%) LINQ
4 16 (32.00%) CSS
4 16 (32.00%) HTML
5 13 (26.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 8 (16.00%) .NET Framework
7 7 (14.00%) Entity Framework
8 6 (12.00%) Kendo UI
9 2 (4.00%) Web Services
10 1 (2.00%) .NET Compact Framework
10 1 (2.00%) Ajax
10 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (2.00%) JSON
10 1 (2.00%) REST
10 1 (2.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (2.00%) Smart City
2 1 (2.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
1 1 (2.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) Web Development
2 20 (40.00%) MVC
3 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (12.00%) Analytics
5 6 (12.00%) Data Analytics
5 6 (12.00%) Data-Driven Marketing
6 5 (10.00%) OO
6 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (10.00%) SOLID
7 2 (4.00%) OOP
8 1 (2.00%) Coaching
8 1 (2.00%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (2.00%) Logistics
8 1 (2.00%) OOD
8 1 (2.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (2.00%) Scrum
8 1 (2.00%) UML
8 1 (2.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) C#
2 45 (90.00%) SQL
3 36 (72.00%) T-SQL
4 22 (44.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.00%) PHP
6 5 (10.00%) C
6 5 (10.00%) C++
7 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 21 (42.00%) Microsoft