Period
to 22 July 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 91 87
Rank change year-on-year -61 -4 +13
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 108 185 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.64% 3.08% 3.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.19% 15.51% 17.37%
Number of salaries quoted 95 175 237
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £29,850 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +1.16% +1.18%

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 1,503 1,193 1,462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 22.85% 19.84% 21.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,301 1,114 1,352
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% -4.12%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £59,000
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 July 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 July 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 +3 30 £40,000 - 2
Portsmouth +8 15 £42,500 -5.56% 6
Basingstoke -39 15 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Farnborough -24 13 £42,500 -1.16% 3
Winchester -22 11 £31,500 -10.00% 1
Fareham +7 9 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Tadley - 8 £50,000 -
Fordingbridge - 7 £40,000 - 2
Havant -7 2 £45,000 -20.00%
Eastleigh -13 2 - - 1
Visual Studio
South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 80 (74.07%) C#
2 75 (69.44%) .NET
3 65 (60.19%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (44.44%) SQL
5 46 (42.59%) Microsoft
6 40 (37.04%) Software Engineering
7 39 (36.11%) Windows
8 34 (31.48%) SQL Server
9 31 (28.70%) JavaScript
10 24 (22.22%) ASP.NET
11 20 (18.52%) Degree
11 20 (18.52%) Test Automation
12 19 (17.59%) Microsoft Azure
12 19 (17.59%) Regression Testing
13 18 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
13 18 (16.67%) Cucumber
14 17 (15.74%) jQuery
14 17 (15.74%) HTML
15 16 (14.81%) CSS
15 16 (14.81%) Scrum
16 15 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
17 14 (12.96%) Unit Testing
17 14 (12.96%) MVC
17 14 (12.96%) Web Services
17 14 (12.96%) Java
17 14 (12.96%) Finance
18 13 (12.04%) XML
18 13 (12.04%) WPF
18 13 (12.04%) Sass
19 12 (11.11%) WCF

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 8 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.85%) Apache
2 2 (1.85%) Apache Solr
2 2 (1.85%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.93%) CMS
3 1 (0.93%) IIS
3 1 (0.93%) JBoss
3 1 (0.93%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.93%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.93%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (17.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.48%) SaaS
3 3 (2.78%) Azure Machine Learning
3 3 (2.78%) PaaS
3 3 (2.78%) Serverless
4 2 (1.85%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 1 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.93%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.41%) Network Security
2 3 (2.78%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (0.93%) DNS
3 1 (0.93%) Extranet
3 1 (0.93%) IMAP
3 1 (0.93%) Internet
3 1 (0.93%) SMTP
3 1 (0.93%) SNMP
3 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (31.48%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 7 (6.48%) MySQL
4 5 (4.63%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.78%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (2.78%) Big Data
6 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.85%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.85%) Cosmos DB
7 2 (1.85%) Data Lake
7 2 (1.85%) Geospatial Data
7 2 (1.85%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.85%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.93%) Power BI
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 18 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (10.19%) Eclipse
2 11 (10.19%) Git (software)
3 9 (8.33%) Selenium
3 9 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
3 9 (8.33%) WebDriver
4 8 (7.41%) Jenkins
4 8 (7.41%) JIRA
4 8 (7.41%) JMeter
4 8 (7.41%) Robot Framework
4 8 (7.41%) SoapUI
5 6 (5.56%) JIRA Agile
6 4 (3.70%) webpack
7 3 (2.78%) CMake
8 1 (0.93%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.93%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.93%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.93%) Sublime Text
General
1 14 (12.96%) Finance
2 3 (2.78%) Games
2 3 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (0.93%) Automotive
3 1 (0.93%) Banking
3 1 (0.93%) Law
3 1 (0.93%) Military
3 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (52.78%) Developer
2 34 (31.48%) Software Developer
3 22 (20.37%) .NET Developer
4 17 (15.74%) .NET Software Developer
5 15 (13.89%) Senior Developer
6 14 (12.96%) Software Engineer
7 13 (12.04%) Senior Software Developer
8 10 (9.26%) Automation Engineer
8 10 (9.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 10 (9.26%) QA Automation Engineer
8 10 (9.26%) QA Engineer
9 8 (7.41%) C# Developer
9 8 (7.41%) C# Software Engineer
9 8 (7.41%) Product Owner
9 8 (7.41%) Test Engineer
9 8 (7.41%) Windows Engineer
10 7 (6.48%) Test Automation Engineer
11 6 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
11 6 (5.56%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 6 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (69.44%) .NET
2 24 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 17 (15.74%) HTML
3 17 (15.74%) jQuery
4 16 (14.81%) CSS
5 14 (12.96%) Web Services
6 13 (12.04%) Sass
6 13 (12.04%) WPF
6 13 (12.04%) XML
7 12 (11.11%) WCF
8 10 (9.26%) Gherkin
8 10 (9.26%) LINQ
8 10 (9.26%) WinForms
9 9 (8.33%) AngularJS
9 9 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (7.41%) .NET Framework
11 7 (6.48%) Vue.js
12 5 (4.63%) HTML5
12 5 (4.63%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.78%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.78%) CUDA
4 3 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.93%) Clustering
5 1 (0.93%) Fintech
5 1 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.93%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 39 (36.11%) Windows
2 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (60.19%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (37.04%) Software Engineering
3 20 (18.52%) Test Automation
4 19 (17.59%) Regression Testing
5 16 (14.81%) Scrum
6 15 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (12.96%) MVC
7 14 (12.96%) Unit Testing
8 11 (10.19%) API Development
8 11 (10.19%) Requirements Analysis
8 11 (10.19%) SDLC
8 11 (10.19%) TDD
9 10 (9.26%) Kanban
9 10 (9.26%) Open Source
10 9 (8.33%) Mathematics
10 9 (8.33%) Mentoring
10 9 (8.33%) Software Testing
11 8 (7.41%) Manual Testing
11 8 (7.41%) Multithreading
11 8 (7.41%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 80 (74.07%) C#
2 48 (44.44%) SQL
3 31 (28.70%) JavaScript
4 14 (12.96%) Java
5 11 (10.19%) Python
6 9 (8.33%) T-SQL
7 6 (5.56%) C++
8 5 (4.63%) VB
9 4 (3.70%) C
9 4 (3.70%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.93%) Lua
10 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.93%) VC++
Qualifications
1 20 (18.52%) Degree
2 12 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 11 (10.19%) ISTQB
4 9 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 46 (42.59%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.41%) Capita
3 2 (1.85%) Databricks
3 2 (1.85%) Oracle
4 1 (0.93%) Adobe
4 1 (0.93%) Dell
4 1 (0.93%) Google
4 1 (0.93%) HP
4 1 (0.93%) Marketo
4 1 (0.93%) Telerik
4 1 (0.93%) Xamarin