Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 64 50
Rank change year-on-year -1 -14 +10
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 10 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 1.69% 2.45% 3.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.38% 10.00% 18.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 17
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.53% -
10th Percentile £36,750 £32,500 £43,750
90th Percentile £49,750 £52,125 £52,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 186 160 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 31.37% 24.50% 18.38%
Number of salaries quoted 135 152 87
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £25,050 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,000 £53,750 £55,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% -0.60%

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

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) Web Services
2 5 (50.00%) JIRA
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
2 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 5 (50.00%) SDLC
3 4 (40.00%) TypeScript
3 4 (40.00%) Robot Framework
3 4 (40.00%) Sass
3 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (40.00%) Express
3 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
3 4 (40.00%) React
3 4 (40.00%) webpack
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
3 4 (40.00%) WebDriver
3 4 (40.00%) Open Source

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 1 (10.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) IMAP
1 1 (10.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 5 (50.00%) JIRA
2 4 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (40.00%) JMeter
2 4 (40.00%) Robot Framework
2 4 (40.00%) Selenium
2 4 (40.00%) SoapUI
2 4 (40.00%) WebDriver
2 4 (40.00%) webpack
3 3 (30.00%) JIRA Agile
4 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Test Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) JIRA Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
2 5 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (40.00%) CSS3
3 4 (40.00%) Express
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
3 4 (40.00%) LAMP
3 4 (40.00%) Node.js
3 4 (40.00%) React
3 4 (40.00%) Sass
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) Ajax
4 1 (10.00%) LINQ
4 1 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (10.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) SDLC
2 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (40.00%) Kanban
3 4 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Open Source
3 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) TypeScript
3 4 (40.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft