Period
to 21 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 54 61
Rank change year-on-year -14 +7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 20 20 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 2.87% 3.00% 3.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.64% 12.66% 17.34%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 27
Portsmouth median annual salary £37,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £31,250 £43,750
90th Percentile £55,125 £78,750 £55,000
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 188 158 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 26.93% 23.72% 21.46%
Number of salaries quoted 181 154 142
Portsmouth median annual salary £43,500 £41,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.10% -11.35% +2.78%
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,325 £27,725
90th Percentile £61,250 £52,500 £55,000
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Portsmouth

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

1 18 (90.00%) C#
1 18 (90.00%) JavaScript
1 18 (90.00%) .NET
2 17 (85.00%) jQuery
3 16 (80.00%) HTML
4 14 (70.00%) CSS
5 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
6 10 (50.00%) HTML5
6 10 (50.00%) User Experience
7 9 (45.00%) MVC
7 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET
8 8 (40.00%) CMS
8 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (40.00%) PHP
8 8 (40.00%) Open Source
8 8 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (40.00%) WordPress
8 8 (40.00%) Degree
8 8 (40.00%) WCAG
8 8 (40.00%) Graphic Design
8 8 (40.00%) CSS3
8 8 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (40.00%) Front End Development
8 8 (40.00%) Customer-Centricity
9 7 (35.00%) Ajax
9 7 (35.00%) .NET Framework
9 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (35.00%) SQL
10 6 (30.00%) Web Services
10 6 (30.00%) Finance

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 8 (40.00%) CMS
1 8 (40.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Google Play
1 2 (10.00%) TestFlight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.00%) Android Studio
2 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (10.00%) Xcode
3 1 (5.00%) Selenium
3 1 (5.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Agile Tester
7 1 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Head of Development
7 1 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Software Tester
7 1 (5.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) .NET
2 17 (85.00%) jQuery
3 16 (80.00%) HTML
4 14 (70.00%) CSS
5 10 (50.00%) HTML5
6 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET
7 8 (40.00%) CSS3
8 7 (35.00%) .NET Framework
8 7 (35.00%) Ajax
8 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (30.00%) WCF
9 6 (30.00%) Web Services
10 5 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
11 4 (20.00%) Entity Framework
11 4 (20.00%) LINQ
11 4 (20.00%) LINQ to SQL
11 4 (20.00%) XML
12 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) User Experience
2 8 (40.00%) Graphic Design
3 2 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) MVC
2 8 (40.00%) Customer-Centricity
2 8 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 8 (40.00%) Open Source
2 8 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 8 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) API Development
4 3 (15.00%) OO
4 3 (15.00%) OOD
4 3 (15.00%) Scrum
4 3 (15.00%) SDLC
5 2 (10.00%) IT Strategy
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (10.00%) Mobile Development
5 2 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (10.00%) Service Management
6 1 (5.00%) Process Management
6 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) C#
1 18 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (40.00%) PHP
3 7 (35.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Apple
2 2 (10.00%) Google
2 2 (10.00%) Xamarin