Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 66 50
Rank change year-on-year +10 -16 +7
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 18 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 3.05% 2.66% 3.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.18% 10.06% 15.97%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 23
Portsmouth median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -21.05% -
10th Percentile £43,750 £28,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,250 £78,750
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -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 Portsmouth with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 161 179 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 27.29% 26.48% 23.34%
Number of salaries quoted 146 174 140
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,625 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £52,750
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% -1.18%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Portsmouth

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Portsmouth

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 21 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 17 (94.44%) Web Services
2 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
4 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
4 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
5 9 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 9 (50.00%) WebDriver
5 9 (50.00%) Open Source
5 9 (50.00%) Manual Testing
5 9 (50.00%) Kanban
5 9 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 9 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 9 (50.00%) Selenium
5 9 (50.00%) Degree
5 9 (50.00%) JIRA
5 9 (50.00%) Python
5 9 (50.00%) Eclipse
5 9 (50.00%) C#
5 9 (50.00%) Java
5 9 (50.00%) Regression Testing
5 9 (50.00%) JMeter
5 9 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
5 9 (50.00%) Cucumber
5 9 (50.00%) SoapUI
5 9 (50.00%) Gherkin
5 9 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 9 (50.00%) Robot Framework
6 8 (44.44%) JIRA Agile
6 8 (44.44%) Cybersecurity

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 2 (11.11%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) DNS
1 3 (16.67%) IMAP
1 3 (16.67%) SMTP
2 2 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 9 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 9 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 9 (50.00%) JIRA
1 9 (50.00%) JMeter
1 9 (50.00%) Robot Framework
1 9 (50.00%) Selenium
1 9 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 9 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 8 (44.44%) JIRA Agile
3 7 (38.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (11.11%) InstallShield
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 9 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) JIRA Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
5 3 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 3 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer - Fintech
7 1 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) Web Services
2 9 (50.00%) Gherkin
3 8 (44.44%) .NET
3 8 (44.44%) .NET Framework
4 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (38.89%) WCF
5 4 (22.22%) .NET Core
5 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 4 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (22.22%) LINQ
5 4 (22.22%) LINQ to SQL
5 4 (22.22%) RequireJS
5 4 (22.22%) SOAP
6 3 (16.67%) Ajax
6 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (16.67%) CSS
6 3 (16.67%) Entity Framework
6 3 (16.67%) HTML
6 3 (16.67%) jQuery
6 3 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (16.67%) W3C
3 1 (5.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 9 (50.00%) Kanban
3 9 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 9 (50.00%) Open Source
3 9 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 9 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 9 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
3 9 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 9 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 8 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (33.33%) API Development
6 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (22.22%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (22.22%) MVC
6 4 (22.22%) OO
6 4 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (22.22%) Scrum
6 4 (22.22%) TDD
6 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) C#
1 9 (50.00%) Java
1 9 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) C
4 1 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 9 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft