Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 35 73
Rank change year-on-year -32 +38 -19
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 92 176 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.71% 8.39% 3.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.59% 31.77% 22.43%
Number of salaries quoted 92 185 79
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,600 £33,038
90th Percentile £51,250 £51,250 £55,000
South East median annual salary £49,000 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +15.29% -4.49% +4.71%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 590 554 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 23.77% 26.42% 15.10%
Number of salaries quoted 499 477 348
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £30,700
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £61,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in West Sussex

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in West Sussex

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in West Sussex over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in West Sussex

Visual Studio
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Horsham -1 61 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Worthing -9 11 £50,000 +11.11%
Gatwick -16 8 £47,500 +48.44% 1
Burgess Hill -36 5 £47,500 -
Crawley -8 2 £47,500 +48.44% 2
East Grinstead - 1 £65,000 - 1
Visual Studio
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 62 (67.39%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (63.04%) JavaScript
3 56 (60.87%) .NET
4 55 (59.78%) C#
5 51 (55.43%) HTML
6 48 (52.17%) CSS
7 44 (47.83%) jQuery
8 38 (41.30%) Scrum
9 34 (36.96%) Microsoft
9 34 (36.96%) .NET Framework
10 32 (34.78%) Software Engineering
10 32 (34.78%) MVC
11 31 (33.70%) TDD
12 30 (32.61%) ASP.NET
13 28 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
14 27 (29.35%) Selenium
14 27 (29.35%) WCF
14 27 (29.35%) Web Services
14 27 (29.35%) Entity Framework
15 26 (28.26%) StyleCop
15 26 (28.26%) LINQ
15 26 (28.26%) NUnit
16 25 (27.17%) Degree
16 25 (27.17%) Computer Science
17 24 (26.09%) Git (software)
17 24 (26.09%) AngularJS
18 22 (23.91%) Computer Science Degree
19 20 (21.74%) Web Development
20 19 (20.65%) JIRA
21 18 (19.57%) SQL

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 15 (16.30%) SharePoint
2 9 (9.78%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (4.35%) MS Project Server
3 4 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (9.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (9.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 9 (9.78%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.35%) Office 365
3 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.09%) Boomi
3 1 (1.09%) PaaS
3 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.30%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (29.35%) Selenium
2 26 (28.26%) NUnit
2 26 (28.26%) StyleCop
3 24 (26.09%) Git (software)
4 19 (20.65%) JIRA
5 18 (19.57%) Jasmine
6 14 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (9.78%) WebDriver
8 4 (4.35%) Subversion
9 3 (3.26%) Eclipse
9 3 (3.26%) IntelliJ
9 3 (3.26%) JUnit
10 1 (1.09%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.09%) GoogleTest
10 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.09%) Maven
10 1 (1.09%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 9 (9.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 55 (59.78%) Developer
2 32 (34.78%) C# Developer
3 18 (19.57%) Graduate
4 11 (11.96%) Graduate Developer
5 9 (9.78%) Analyst
5 9 (9.78%) Automation Test Analyst
5 9 (9.78%) SQL Developer
5 9 (9.78%) Test Analyst
5 9 (9.78%) Web Developer
6 8 (8.70%) Graduate Web Developer
6 8 (8.70%) Software Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) .NET Developer
7 7 (7.61%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (7.61%) Development Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) Graduate Development Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) Web Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Development Manager
9 5 (5.43%) Junior
9 5 (5.43%) Project Manager
9 5 (5.43%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (60.87%) .NET
2 51 (55.43%) HTML
3 48 (52.17%) CSS
4 44 (47.83%) jQuery
5 34 (36.96%) .NET Framework
6 30 (32.61%) ASP.NET
7 28 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (29.35%) Entity Framework
8 27 (29.35%) WCF
8 27 (29.35%) Web Services
9 26 (28.26%) LINQ
10 24 (26.09%) AngularJS
11 18 (19.57%) Angular 2
12 17 (18.48%) CSS3
12 17 (18.48%) HTML5
13 16 (17.39%) LESS
13 16 (17.39%) Sass
14 15 (16.30%) Dojo
14 15 (16.30%) Node.js
14 15 (16.30%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 25 (27.17%) Computer Science
2 9 (9.78%) Virtual Team
3 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.96%) Windows
2 4 (4.35%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.26%) OpenVMS
3 3 (3.26%) VMS
4 1 (1.09%) Android
4 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (67.39%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (41.30%) Scrum
3 32 (34.78%) MVC
3 32 (34.78%) Software Engineering
4 31 (33.70%) TDD
5 20 (21.74%) Web Development
6 13 (14.13%) Test Automation
7 9 (9.78%) Coaching
7 9 (9.78%) Data Transformation
7 9 (9.78%) ITSM
7 9 (9.78%) Manual Testing
7 9 (9.78%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (9.78%) Service Management
8 8 (8.70%) SDLC
9 7 (7.61%) Project Management
9 7 (7.61%) System Testing
10 6 (6.52%) DevOps
10 6 (6.52%) Unit Testing
11 5 (5.43%) Change Management
11 5 (5.43%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (63.04%) JavaScript
2 55 (59.78%) C#
3 18 (19.57%) SQL
4 16 (17.39%) TypeScript
5 9 (9.78%) T-SQL
6 8 (8.70%) C++
7 7 (7.61%) Java
8 4 (4.35%) XAML
9 3 (3.26%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 25 (27.17%) Degree
2 22 (23.91%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.35%) Nintex
3 3 (3.26%) Oracle
4 1 (1.09%) Dell
4 1 (1.09%) Google