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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 37 19 22
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 17 41 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 5.54% 12.50% 7.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.37% 51.25% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 17 34 14
Average salary £35,000 £44,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% +43.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £33,250 £23,350
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £34,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
67 80 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 21.82% 24.39% 15.64%
Number of salaries quoted 67 67 31
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 5 August 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Derby

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 26 (76.47%) Software Engineering
2 20 (58.82%) C++
3 16 (47.06%) C
3 16 (47.06%) C#
3 16 (47.06%) Embedded C
3 16 (47.06%) Embedded C++
3 16 (47.06%) EMC
3 16 (47.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 16 (47.06%) Firmware
3 16 (47.06%) Mentor Graphics
3 16 (47.06%) NEC
3 16 (47.06%) Electronics
3 16 (47.06%) Automotive
3 16 (47.06%) Validation
3 16 (47.06%) Fujitsu
3 16 (47.06%) Atmel
3 16 (47.06%) Telematics
3 16 (47.06%) Embedded Systems
3 16 (47.06%) Freescale
3 16 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (41.18%) SQL
5 12 (35.29%) .NET
6 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
6 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
7 10 (29.41%) HTML
7 10 (29.41%) OO
7 10 (29.41%) WCF
8 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
9 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
9 8 (23.53%) CSS

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 2 (5.88%) IIS
1 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.94%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (14.71%) Hadoop
2 5 (14.71%) MongoDB
3 3 (8.82%) SQLite
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.88%) Subversion
3 1 (2.94%) Selenium
3 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.94%) HP UFT
General
1 16 (47.06%) Electronics
1 16 (47.06%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Design Engineer
1 16 (47.06%) Hardware Engineer
1 16 (47.06%) Electronics Engineer
2 12 (35.29%) Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Software Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Junior
4 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Graduate
4 3 (8.82%) Junior Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Junior Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Lead Developer
6 1 (2.94%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Test Specialist
6 1 (2.94%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) .NET
2 10 (29.41%) WCF
2 10 (29.41%) HTML
3 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
3 8 (23.53%) CSS
4 7 (20.59%) Web Services
4 7 (20.59%) WinForms
4 7 (20.59%) jQuery
5 5 (14.71%) WPF
5 5 (14.71%) LINQ
5 5 (14.71%) XHTML
5 5 (14.71%) SOAP
5 5 (14.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (2.94%) Gherkin
7 1 (2.94%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 16 (47.06%) Telematics
1 16 (47.06%) Embedded Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.65%) Mathematics
3 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.88%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) Software Engineering
2 16 (47.06%) Validation
3 10 (29.41%) OO
4 7 (20.59%) MVC
5 6 (17.65%) OOP
6 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
6 4 (11.76%) Multithreading
7 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.88%) TDD
8 1 (2.94%) Scrum
8 1 (2.94%) Regression Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.94%) MVVM
8 1 (2.94%) BDD
8 1 (2.94%) Test Strategy
8 1 (2.94%) Analytics
8 1 (2.94%) SDLC
8 1 (2.94%) Web Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.94%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) C++
2 16 (47.06%) C
2 16 (47.06%) C#
2 16 (47.06%) Embedded C
2 16 (47.06%) Embedded C++
3 14 (41.18%) SQL
4 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
5 5 (14.71%) Java
6 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.94%) VB
7 1 (2.94%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB
2 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
System Software
1 16 (47.06%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) EMC
1 16 (47.06%) NEC
1 16 (47.06%) Mentor Graphics
1 16 (47.06%) Fujitsu
1 16 (47.06%) Atmel
1 16 (47.06%) Freescale
2 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle