Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 114 51
Rank change year-on-year +56 -63 +36
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 65 7 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 4.49% 0.52% 5.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.73% 4.43% 26.15%
Number of salaries quoted 61 6 70
Southampton median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -11.76% +21.43%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,875 £30,750
90th Percentile £43,750 £53,125 £61,250
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 Southampton with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 286 158 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 19.74% 11.70% 20.79%
Number of salaries quoted 257 150 251
Southampton median annual salary £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,125 £61,250
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Southampton

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Southampton

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Southampton over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 64 (98.46%) C#
3 59 (90.77%) JavaScript
3 59 (90.77%) SQL Server
4 58 (89.23%) HTML
5 53 (81.54%) MVC
6 50 (76.92%) SQL
7 38 (58.46%) XML
8 33 (50.77%) IIS
8 33 (50.77%) VB.NET
9 32 (49.23%) Telerik
9 32 (49.23%) Ajax
9 32 (49.23%) QA
9 32 (49.23%) jQuery
9 32 (49.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 32 (49.23%) SQL Server 2012
10 27 (41.54%) ASP.NET
11 26 (40.00%) CSS
11 26 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (32.31%) Unit Testing
12 21 (32.31%) Test Automation
12 21 (32.31%) ASP.NET MVC
12 21 (32.31%) Retail
12 21 (32.31%) N-Tier
13 10 (15.38%) Windows
14 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
15 6 (9.23%) Web Services
15 6 (9.23%) Web Development
16 5 (7.69%) HTML5
16 5 (7.69%) Windows Mobile

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 33 (50.77%) IIS
2 5 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) Network Security
2 4 (6.15%) CTI
2 4 (6.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (90.77%) SQL Server
2 32 (49.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 32 (49.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (7.69%) SQLite
4 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) WiX
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 21 (32.31%) Retail
2 1 (1.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 60 (92.31%) Developer
2 53 (81.54%) Software Developer
3 29 (44.62%) .NET Developer
3 29 (44.62%) .NET Software Developer
4 24 (36.92%) C# .NET Developer
4 24 (36.92%) C# Developer
4 24 (36.92%) C# Software Developer
5 18 (27.69%) SQL Developer
6 17 (26.15%) Senior Developer
6 17 (26.15%) Senior Software Developer
7 16 (24.62%) ASP.NET Developer
7 16 (24.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 10 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (12.31%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 8 (12.31%) Senior .NET Software Developer
9 8 (12.31%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 8 (12.31%) Senior C# Software Developer
9 8 (12.31%) Senior SQL Developer
9 8 (12.31%) Senior VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 58 (89.23%) HTML
3 38 (58.46%) XML
4 32 (49.23%) Ajax
4 32 (49.23%) jQuery
5 27 (41.54%) ASP.NET
6 26 (40.00%) CSS
7 21 (32.31%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (9.23%) Web Services
9 5 (7.69%) CSS3
9 5 (7.69%) HTML5
9 5 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (7.69%) WCF
10 1 (1.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.31%) N-Tier
2 5 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.38%) Windows
2 5 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.54%) Linux
3 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (81.54%) MVC
2 26 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (32.31%) Test Automation
3 21 (32.31%) Unit Testing
4 6 (9.23%) Web Development
5 5 (7.69%) Logistics
5 5 (7.69%) Mobile Development
5 5 (7.69%) Multithreading
5 5 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 4 (6.15%) OOD
6 4 (6.15%) OWASP
7 1 (1.54%) Coaching
7 1 (1.54%) Contact Management
7 1 (1.54%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.54%) OOP
7 1 (1.54%) SDLC
7 1 (1.54%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 64 (98.46%) C#
2 59 (90.77%) JavaScript
3 50 (76.92%) SQL
4 33 (50.77%) VB.NET
5 4 (6.15%) C++
6 1 (1.54%) Java
6 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.54%) VB
6 1 (1.54%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (49.23%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (49.23%) Telerik
2 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.69%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle
5 1 (1.54%) Capita