Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 110 74
Rank change year-on-year -49 -36 +24
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 108 161 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.62% 2.85% 3.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.16% 15.36% 19.47%
Number of salaries quoted 83 152 238
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £30,250 £28,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year +11.76% -2.86% +2.94%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,509 1,048 1,351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 22.60% 18.54% 20.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,307 971 1,206
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% -0.59%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £29,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £60,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Hampshire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Hampshire

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Hampshire over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Hampshire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. 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
Southampton -12 26 £42,500 +25.93% 2
Portsmouth +8 18 £50,000 +33.33% 5
Basingstoke -44 16 £40,250 -26.82% 2
Fordingbridge - 15 £40,000 - 1
Fareham +7 12 £37,500 -
Farnborough -16 10 £42,500 -10.53% 4
Winchester -26 7 £35,000 -9.68%
Eastleigh -9 3 £58,000 +54.67% 1
Wallington - 3 £45,000 -
Havant -16 1 - - 2
Tadley - 1 £50,000 -
Gosport - 1 - - 1
Visual Studio
South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 78 (72.22%) C#
2 74 (68.52%) .NET
3 70 (64.81%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (42.59%) SQL
5 45 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 42 (38.89%) JavaScript
7 31 (28.70%) SQL Server
7 31 (28.70%) TDD
8 30 (27.78%) Web Services
8 30 (27.78%) HTML
9 29 (26.85%) Software Engineering
10 28 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
10 28 (25.93%) Windows
11 27 (25.00%) CSS
11 27 (25.00%) Test Automation
12 26 (24.07%) jQuery
13 24 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
14 22 (20.37%) ASP.NET
14 22 (20.37%) Cucumber
14 22 (20.37%) Web Development
15 21 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
16 20 (18.52%) WCF
17 19 (17.59%) Degree
18 18 (16.67%) JIRA
18 18 (16.67%) Git (software)
18 18 (16.67%) XML
19 17 (15.74%) Regression Testing
19 17 (15.74%) MVC
19 17 (15.74%) Sass
19 17 (15.74%) Twitter Bootstrap

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 7 (6.48%) IIS
2 4 (3.70%) Apache
2 4 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.78%) Apache Solr
3 3 (2.78%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.85%) CMS
4 2 (1.85%) Confluence
4 2 (1.85%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.85%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.93%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.93%) nginx
5 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.93%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.93%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.93%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 28 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.70%) Azure Functions
3 4 (3.70%) Azure Machine Learning
3 4 (3.70%) PaaS
3 4 (3.70%) SaaS
3 4 (3.70%) Serverless
4 3 (2.78%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 3 (2.78%) Office 365
5 2 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.93%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.70%) Network Security
2 3 (2.78%) Asterisk PBX
2 3 (2.78%) DNS
2 3 (2.78%) IMAP
2 3 (2.78%) Internet
2 3 (2.78%) SMTP
2 3 (2.78%) VoIP
3 2 (1.85%) CTI
4 1 (0.93%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (28.70%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.81%) NoSQL
3 8 (7.41%) Azure SQL Database
3 8 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.63%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.63%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.70%) Big Data
6 4 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.78%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.78%) Cosmos DB
7 3 (2.78%) Data Lake
7 3 (2.78%) Geospatial Data
7 3 (2.78%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.78%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.78%) MySQL
7 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (20.37%) Cucumber
3 18 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 18 (16.67%) JIRA
4 16 (14.81%) Selenium
5 13 (12.04%) Eclipse
5 13 (12.04%) Visual Studio Team System
6 11 (10.19%) Jenkins
6 11 (10.19%) WebDriver
7 10 (9.26%) JMeter
7 10 (9.26%) Robot Framework
7 10 (9.26%) SoapUI
8 8 (7.41%) JIRA Agile
9 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (2.78%) CMake
11 2 (1.85%) InstallShield
11 2 (1.85%) Maven
11 2 (1.85%) Subversion
11 2 (1.85%) WiX
12 1 (0.93%) SpecFlow
General
1 13 (12.04%) Finance
2 5 (4.63%) Marketing
3 3 (2.78%) Games
3 3 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.85%) Electronics
5 1 (0.93%) Law
5 1 (0.93%) Legal
5 1 (0.93%) Retail
5 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (46.30%) Developer
2 23 (21.30%) Software Developer
3 17 (15.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 14 (12.96%) .NET Developer
4 14 (12.96%) Software Engineer
5 12 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 10 (9.26%) .NET Software Developer
6 10 (9.26%) C# Software Developer
6 10 (9.26%) Test Engineer
7 9 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
8 8 (7.41%) JIRA Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) Analyst
9 7 (6.48%) Automation Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (6.48%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 7 (6.48%) QA Automation Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) QA Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) Web Developer
10 6 (5.56%) Product Owner
10 6 (5.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (68.52%) .NET
2 30 (27.78%) HTML
2 30 (27.78%) Web Services
3 27 (25.00%) CSS
4 26 (24.07%) jQuery
5 22 (20.37%) ASP.NET
6 20 (18.52%) WCF
7 18 (16.67%) XML
8 17 (15.74%) Sass
8 17 (15.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 15 (13.89%) Gherkin
9 15 (13.89%) REST
10 14 (12.96%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (12.96%) Vue.js
11 13 (12.04%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (12.04%) SOAP
12 12 (11.11%) .NET Framework
13 9 (8.33%) Ajax
13 9 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
14 8 (7.41%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.96%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (6.48%) Algorithms
3 5 (4.63%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.63%) Fintech
4 4 (3.70%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.78%) CUDA
5 3 (2.78%) User Experience
5 3 (2.78%) W3C
6 2 (1.85%) BBC
6 2 (1.85%) Clustering
6 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.85%) NHS
7 1 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.93%) Windows
2 7 (6.48%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.78%) Linux
4 2 (1.85%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.85%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.85%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (64.81%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (28.70%) TDD
3 29 (26.85%) Software Engineering
4 27 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 22 (20.37%) Web Development
6 21 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (15.74%) MVC
7 17 (15.74%) Regression Testing
8 16 (14.81%) OO
8 16 (14.81%) Scrum
9 15 (13.89%) API Development
10 14 (12.96%) Requirements Analysis
11 13 (12.04%) Open Source
12 12 (11.11%) Kanban
12 12 (11.11%) Software Testing
13 11 (10.19%) Manual Testing
14 10 (9.26%) Scenario Testing
15 9 (8.33%) Front End Development
15 9 (8.33%) OOP
15 9 (8.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 78 (72.22%) C#
2 46 (42.59%) SQL
3 42 (38.89%) JavaScript
4 16 (14.81%) Java
5 14 (12.96%) Python
6 12 (11.11%) C++
7 9 (8.33%) VB.NET
8 7 (6.48%) C
9 6 (5.56%) T-SQL
10 5 (4.63%) TypeScript
11 4 (3.70%) PowerShell
12 3 (2.78%) VBScript
13 2 (1.85%) ANSI C
13 2 (1.85%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.85%) VC++
14 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.93%) ES6
14 1 (0.93%) PHP
14 1 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (17.59%) Degree
2 13 (12.04%) Security Cleared
3 12 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 7 (6.48%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.19%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.56%) Docker
2 2 (1.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.85%) Firmware
2 2 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.63%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.78%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.85%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (1.85%) SCOM
4 1 (0.93%) Ansible
Vendors
1 45 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.63%) Oracle
3 3 (2.78%) Avaya
3 3 (2.78%) Cisco
3 3 (2.78%) Databricks
3 3 (2.78%) Motorola
3 3 (2.78%) Telerik
4 2 (1.85%) Freescale
4 2 (1.85%) Renesas
4 2 (1.85%) VMware
5 1 (0.93%) Adobe
5 1 (0.93%) Marketo
5 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.93%) Xamarin