Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 East > East Sussex
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 78 49
Rank change year-on-year +21 -29 -9
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 84 57 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 4.09% 2.87% 5.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.14% 14.77% 21.90%
Number of salaries quoted 82 55 114
East Sussex median annual salary £40,500 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.19% -9.41% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,750 £33,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £51,750 £50,000 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -

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 East Sussex with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 417 386 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 20.32% 19.43% 26.28%
Number of salaries quoted 386 334 478
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,750 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £55,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in East Sussex

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in East Sussex

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

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

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in East Sussex

Visual Studio
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the East Sussex 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
Brighton +25 84 £40,500 +8.00% 3
Visual Studio
South East

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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 78 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (90.48%) C#
3 72 (85.71%) SQL
4 71 (84.52%) .NET
5 67 (79.76%) ASP.NET
6 61 (72.62%) WCF
7 60 (71.43%) OO
7 60 (71.43%) OOD
8 59 (70.24%) SOLID
9 45 (53.57%) Git (software)
10 39 (46.43%) ASP.NET Web API
11 38 (45.24%) Computer Science
12 37 (44.05%) Test Automation
12 37 (44.05%) Continuous Deployment
12 37 (44.05%) XSLT
12 37 (44.05%) Integration Testing
12 37 (44.05%) Continuous Integration
12 37 (44.05%) TDD
13 34 (40.48%) Pair Programming
13 34 (40.48%) Customer Requirements
13 34 (40.48%) Analytical Skills
14 30 (35.71%) QA
15 28 (33.33%) VB
16 20 (23.81%) Process Improvement
17 17 (20.24%) HTML
18 11 (13.10%) SQL Server
19 10 (11.90%) MVC
20 9 (10.71%) jQuery
20 9 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 8 (9.52%) Degree

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 5 (5.95%) SaaS
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.10%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.95%) MySQL
2 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 45 (53.57%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.52%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.19%) GitLab
4 1 (1.19%) JIRA
General
1 1 (1.19%) Advertising
1 1 (1.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 78 (92.86%) Developer
2 67 (79.76%) .NET Developer
3 30 (35.71%) C# .NET Developer
3 30 (35.71%) C# Developer
4 29 (34.52%) ASP.NET Developer
4 29 (34.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 20 (23.81%) Agile .NET Developer
5 20 (23.81%) Agile C# Developer
5 20 (23.81%) Agile Developer
6 14 (16.67%) Senior Developer
7 13 (15.48%) C# WCF Developer
7 13 (15.48%) Senior .NET Developer
7 13 (15.48%) WCF Developer
8 9 (10.71%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (10.71%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 9 (10.71%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (10.71%) Senior C# Developer
8 9 (10.71%) Senior SQL Developer
8 9 (10.71%) SQL Developer
9 8 (9.52%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (84.52%) .NET
2 67 (79.76%) ASP.NET
3 61 (72.62%) WCF
4 39 (46.43%) ASP.NET Web API
5 37 (44.05%) XSLT
6 17 (20.24%) HTML
7 9 (10.71%) jQuery
7 9 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (5.95%) AngularJS
8 5 (5.95%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (4.76%) CSS
10 3 (3.57%) CSS3
10 3 (3.57%) HTML5
10 3 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (3.57%) Web Services
10 3 (3.57%) WinForms
11 2 (2.38%) .NET Framework
11 2 (2.38%) Entity Framework
12 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 1 (1.19%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 38 (45.24%) Computer Science
2 34 (40.48%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.95%) Linux
1 5 (5.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (71.43%) OO
2 60 (71.43%) OOD
3 59 (70.24%) SOLID
4 37 (44.05%) Continuous Deployment
4 37 (44.05%) Continuous Integration
4 37 (44.05%) Integration Testing
4 37 (44.05%) TDD
4 37 (44.05%) Test Automation
5 34 (40.48%) Customer Requirements
5 34 (40.48%) Pair Programming
6 20 (23.81%) Process Improvement
7 10 (11.90%) MVC
8 5 (5.95%) Change Management
8 5 (5.95%) Configuration Management
8 5 (5.95%) Open Source
9 4 (4.76%) Cross-Platform Development
10 3 (3.57%) Scrum
10 3 (3.57%) System Testing
11 2 (2.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 76 (90.48%) C#
2 72 (85.71%) SQL
3 28 (33.33%) VB
4 6 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.95%) Java
5 5 (5.95%) PHP
5 5 (5.95%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.76%) F#
7 3 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (35.71%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.57%) Telerik