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

Microsoft Visual Studio
Dorset / Poole
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 10 16
Rank change year-on-year -14 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 8 27 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Poole 5.41% 16.36% 10.00%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.81% 58.70% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6 27 4
Median salary £38,750 £47,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.42% +22.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £48,500 £40,700
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 Poole with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Poole
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 31 46 26
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Poole 20.95% 27.88% 28.89%
Number of salaries quoted 28 43 20
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,950
10% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £42,350 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Poole

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Poole 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 Poole

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Poole

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Poole

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Poole region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) .NET
3 9 (75.00%) OO
4 8 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
6 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
7 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (41.67%) C
7 5 (41.67%) C++
8 4 (33.33%) TDD
8 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (33.33%) Coaching
8 4 (33.33%) People Management
8 4 (33.33%) BDD
9 3 (25.00%) SOLID
9 3 (25.00%) Marketing
9 3 (25.00%) Windows
9 3 (25.00%) OOD
10 2 (16.67%) WPF
11 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
11 1 (8.33%) .NET Compact Framework
11 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
11 1 (8.33%) Web Development
11 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
11 1 (8.33%) Degree
11 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (8.33%) Scrum
11 1 (8.33%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 1 (8.33%) Smartcard

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Poole 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) C# Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Lead Software Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Software Team Leader
4 3 (25.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior C# Software Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) WPF
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Compact Framework
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (8.33%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) OO
2 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
3 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) BDD
5 4 (33.33%) Coaching
5 4 (33.33%) People Management
5 4 (33.33%) TDD
6 3 (25.00%) OOD
6 3 (25.00%) SOLID
7 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
7 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (8.33%) Scrum
7 1 (8.33%) UML
7 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) C
2 5 (41.67%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
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