The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 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 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Hampshire / Farnborough
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 31 30
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 21 30 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 7.07% 8.50% 4.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.34% 32.97% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 11
Median salary £40,000 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.97% -4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,050 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Visual Studio is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Farnborough with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Farnborough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 67 91 38
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 22.56% 25.78% 17.04%
Number of salaries quoted 57 73 35
Median salary £43,250 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.58% -4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Farnborough citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Farnborough

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 86 (100.00%) C#
2 78 (90.70%) .NET
3 62 (72.09%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (70.93%) SQL
5 55 (63.95%) SQL Server
6 53 (61.63%) Microsoft
7 48 (55.81%) XML
8 43 (50.00%) TDD
9 40 (46.51%) .NET Framework
10 39 (45.35%) Windows
11 36 (41.86%) Team Foundation Server
11 36 (41.86%) Microsoft Azure
11 36 (41.86%) WinForms
12 33 (38.37%) ASP.NET
13 31 (36.05%) HTML
13 31 (36.05%) JavaScript
14 30 (34.88%) MVC
15 28 (32.56%) CSS
16 25 (29.07%) WPF
17 23 (26.74%) C++
18 22 (25.58%) ASP.NET MVC
19 21 (24.42%) Analytical Skills
19 21 (24.42%) Unit Testing
20 20 (23.26%) Software Engineering
21 19 (22.09%) Azure SQL Database
22 17 (19.77%) Degree
23 16 (18.60%) Git (software)
24 15 (17.44%) Crystal Reports
24 15 (17.44%) C
25 14 (16.28%) Telecoms

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Farnborough 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 6 (6.98%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.49%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (3.49%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (3.49%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.33%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (3.49%) InfoPath
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 36 (41.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (63.95%) SQL Server
2 19 (22.09%) Azure SQL Database
3 15 (17.44%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 36 (41.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (18.60%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (16.28%) Banking
1 14 (16.28%) Finance
1 14 (16.28%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 58 (67.44%) Developer
2 39 (45.35%) .NET Developer
2 39 (45.35%) .NET Software Developer
2 39 (45.35%) Software Developer
3 18 (20.93%) Software Engineer
4 17 (19.77%) C# Developer
5 12 (13.95%) Applications Developer
6 9 (10.47%) C# Application Developer
7 8 (9.30%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (9.30%) Senior Software Engineer
8 7 (8.14%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (8.14%) C# Software Developer
9 6 (6.98%) C# Software Engineer
10 5 (5.81%) BizTalk Developer
10 5 (5.81%) Support Engineer
10 5 (5.81%) WinForms Developer
11 3 (3.49%) Junior
11 3 (3.49%) Senior Developer
11 3 (3.49%) SharePoint Developer
11 3 (3.49%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (90.70%) .NET
2 48 (55.81%) XML
3 40 (46.51%) .NET Framework
4 36 (41.86%) WinForms
5 33 (38.37%) ASP.NET
6 31 (36.05%) HTML
7 28 (32.56%) CSS
8 25 (29.07%) WPF
9 22 (25.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (12.79%) jQuery
11 9 (10.47%) WCF
12 6 (6.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET Web API
14 3 (3.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.42%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.49%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 39 (45.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (72.09%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (50.00%) TDD
3 30 (34.88%) MVC
4 21 (24.42%) Unit Testing
5 20 (23.26%) Software Engineering
6 10 (11.63%) User Stories
7 8 (9.30%) DevOps
7 8 (9.30%) Multithreading
8 7 (8.14%) Automated Testing
8 7 (8.14%) Translating Business Requirements
9 6 (6.98%) B2B
9 6 (6.98%) EAI
9 6 (6.98%) SOA
10 4 (4.65%) Waterfall
11 3 (3.49%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (3.49%) IT Strategy
11 3 (3.49%) Migration
11 3 (3.49%) SDLC
12 2 (2.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 86 (100.00%) C#
2 61 (70.93%) SQL
3 31 (36.05%) JavaScript
4 23 (26.74%) C++
5 15 (17.44%) C
6 11 (12.79%) PowerShell
7 6 (6.98%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (19.77%) Degree
2 9 (10.47%) SC Cleared
2 9 (10.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.14%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 53 (61.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.49%) Sony
3 2 (2.33%) SAP
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