The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 29 12 32
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +20
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 16 43 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 7.58% 16.54% 8.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 37.21% 61.43% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 42 18
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Visual Studio
Derbyshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derby region.

Development Applications Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
43 70 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 20.38% 26.92% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 40 67 35
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £43,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Derby region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Derby

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Derby region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Derby

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Derby region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio.

1 16 (66.67%) .NET
1 16 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 15 (62.50%) C#
2 15 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (58.33%) WCF
3 14 (58.33%) HTML
4 13 (54.17%) CSS
4 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (54.17%) MVC
5 12 (50.00%) SQL
6 11 (45.83%) Ajax
7 9 (37.50%) WPF
7 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (33.33%) TDD
8 8 (33.33%) VB.NET
8 8 (33.33%) C++
8 8 (33.33%) IIS
8 8 (33.33%) XML
9 7 (29.17%) Embedded C
9 7 (29.17%) Embedded C++
9 7 (29.17%) EMC
9 7 (29.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (29.17%) Firmware
9 7 (29.17%) C
9 7 (29.17%) Mentor Graphics
9 7 (29.17%) NEC
9 7 (29.17%) Electronics
9 7 (29.17%) Automotive

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Derby region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.17%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 15 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (29.17%) Electronics
1 7 (29.17%) Automotive
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Games
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Hardware Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Electronics Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Design Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Web Developer
3 5 (20.83%) C# Web Developer
3 5 (20.83%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.83%) C# Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) .NET
2 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 14 (58.33%) WCF
3 14 (58.33%) HTML
4 13 (54.17%) CSS
5 11 (45.83%) Ajax
6 9 (37.50%) WPF
7 8 (33.33%) XML
8 5 (20.83%) SOAP
8 5 (20.83%) Web Services
8 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
8 5 (20.83%) jQuery
9 4 (16.67%) LINQ
10 3 (12.50%) JSON
10 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (12.50%) RESTful
10 3 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (12.50%) REST
11 2 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (8.33%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (29.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (29.17%) Telematics
2 7 (29.17%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) MVC
3 8 (33.33%) TDD
4 7 (29.17%) Validation
5 5 (20.83%) Scrum
6 3 (12.50%) OO
6 3 (12.50%) CRM
6 3 (12.50%) SOA
7 2 (8.33%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.33%) Project Management
7 2 (8.33%) OOP
7 2 (8.33%) Logistics
7 2 (8.33%) Supply Chain Management
7 2 (8.33%) Quality Management
8 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
8 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) C#
2 12 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 8 (33.33%) C++
4 7 (29.17%) Embedded C
4 7 (29.17%) Embedded C++
4 7 (29.17%) C
5 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (25.00%) MCSD
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) EMC
1 7 (29.17%) Mentor Graphics
1 7 (29.17%) NEC
1 7 (29.17%) Fujitsu
1 7 (29.17%) Atmel
1 7 (29.17%) Freescale
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) Facebook
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle
Derby
Ascent People
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits and relocation allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Motorpoint Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago