The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 106 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
-71 -5
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 72 234 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.97% 6.17% 7.09%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.85% 35.62% 40.19%
Number of salaries quoted 67 220 194
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Visual Studio
England

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

Development Applications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
520 657 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.20% 17.32% 17.64%
Number of salaries quoted 470 571 488
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Visual Studio
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -26 20 £35,000 +4.47% 4
Derbyshire -19 18 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Leicestershire -37 15 £34,381 -11.27% 2
Northamptonshire -28 14 £30,500 -13.47% 1
Lincolnshire -6 6 £35,000 +11.11%
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 113 (75.84%) C#
2 105 (70.47%) .NET
3 89 (59.73%) SQL Server
4 76 (51.01%) SQL
5 70 (46.98%) ASP.NET
6 69 (46.31%) HTML
7 66 (44.30%) JavaScript
7 66 (44.30%) CSS
8 56 (37.58%) Software Engineering
9 55 (36.91%) Microsoft
10 47 (31.54%) Agile Software Development
11 45 (30.20%) Windows
12 43 (28.86%) jQuery
13 42 (28.19%) Team Foundation Server
13 42 (28.19%) VB.NET
13 42 (28.19%) MVC
14 34 (22.82%) Degree
15 32 (21.48%) XML
16 31 (20.81%) C++
16 31 (20.81%) WinForms
16 31 (20.81%) Analytical Skills
17 30 (20.13%) OO
18 29 (19.46%) Ajax
19 28 (18.79%) .NET Framework
20 27 (18.12%) WCF
21 26 (17.45%) WPF
22 25 (16.78%) Electronics
22 25 (16.78%) T-SQL
23 24 (16.11%) C
23 24 (16.11%) Validation

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 12 (8.05%) IIS
2 8 (5.37%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.36%) CMS
3 5 (3.36%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (3.36%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.34%) Lync
5 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.67%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.67%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (3.36%) MS Excel
1 5 (3.36%) InfoPath
2 4 (2.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.36%) LabWindows
1 5 (3.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.67%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.01%) SaaS
3 2 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.67%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.67%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.03%) Intranet
2 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (59.73%) SQL Server
2 22 (14.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (9.40%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (8.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (7.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (6.04%) Relational Database
7 7 (4.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (3.36%) Hadoop
8 5 (3.36%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.68%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (2.01%) SQLite
11 2 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.34%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.34%) Star Schema
11 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (1.34%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 1 (0.67%) Redis
12 1 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 42 (28.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (2.68%) Eclipse
3 4 (2.68%) TeamCity
3 4 (2.68%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.34%) Subversion
4 2 (1.34%) JIRA
4 2 (1.34%) Selenium
4 2 (1.34%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (1.34%) SpecFlow
4 2 (1.34%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.67%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.67%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.67%) Ranorex
5 1 (0.67%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.67%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.67%) NUnit
General
1 25 (16.78%) Electronics
2 19 (12.75%) Finance
3 15 (10.07%) Automotive
4 6 (4.03%) Retail
5 4 (2.68%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.67%) Publishing
6 1 (0.67%) Games
6 1 (0.67%) Banking
6 1 (0.67%) Law
6 1 (0.67%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.67%) Marketing
6 1 (0.67%) French Language
6 1 (0.67%) German Language
6 1 (0.67%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.67%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 100 (67.11%) Developer
2 38 (25.50%) C# Developer
3 31 (20.81%) C# .NET Developer
4 27 (18.12%) Software Developer
5 25 (16.78%) .NET Developer
6 24 (16.11%) Senior Developer
6 24 (16.11%) Software Engineer
7 16 (10.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (10.07%) Design Engineer
8 15 (10.07%) Hardware Engineer
8 15 (10.07%) Electronics Engineer
9 11 (7.38%) ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (6.71%) Analyst
10 10 (6.71%) Web Developer
11 9 (6.04%) Applications Developer
11 9 (6.04%) Senior C# Developer
12 8 (5.37%) C# Web Developer
13 7 (4.70%) C# Software Engineer
14 6 (4.03%) Junior
15 5 (3.36%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (70.47%) .NET
2 70 (46.98%) ASP.NET
3 69 (46.31%) HTML
4 66 (44.30%) CSS
5 43 (28.86%) jQuery
6 32 (21.48%) XML
7 31 (20.81%) WinForms
8 29 (19.46%) Ajax
9 28 (18.79%) .NET Framework
10 27 (18.12%) WCF
11 26 (17.45%) WPF
12 24 (16.11%) HTML5
13 20 (13.42%) Entity Framework
14 18 (12.08%) CSS3
14 18 (12.08%) Web Services
15 17 (11.41%) JSON
16 16 (10.74%) LINQ
17 12 (8.05%) ASP.NET MVC
17 12 (8.05%) REST
18 10 (6.71%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (20.81%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (12.08%) Computer Science
3 15 (10.07%) Telematics
3 15 (10.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 15 (10.07%) Embedded Systems
4 14 (9.40%) Mathematics
5 5 (3.36%) Physics
5 5 (3.36%) N-Tier
6 4 (2.68%) NHS
6 4 (2.68%) GIS
7 3 (2.01%) Open Source
7 3 (2.01%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.34%) User Experience
8 2 (1.34%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.34%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.34%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.34%) Replication
8 2 (1.34%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (0.67%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 45 (30.20%) Windows
2 8 (5.37%) Linux
3 3 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.34%) UNIX
4 2 (1.34%) Android
4 2 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (37.58%) Software Engineering
2 47 (31.54%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (28.19%) MVC
4 30 (20.13%) OO
5 24 (16.11%) Validation
6 15 (10.07%) TDD
6 15 (10.07%) Mentoring
7 13 (8.72%) Coaching
7 13 (8.72%) Scrum
8 9 (6.04%) Mobile Development
8 9 (6.04%) Data Validation
9 8 (5.37%) Unit Testing
9 8 (5.37%) OOP
9 8 (5.37%) Project Management
10 6 (4.03%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (4.03%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (3.36%) Multithreading
11 5 (3.36%) Image Processing
11 5 (3.36%) MVVM
11 5 (3.36%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 113 (75.84%) C#
2 76 (51.01%) SQL
3 66 (44.30%) JavaScript
4 42 (28.19%) VB.NET
5 31 (20.81%) C++
6 25 (16.78%) T-SQL
7 24 (16.11%) C
8 15 (10.07%) Embedded C
8 15 (10.07%) Embedded C++
9 10 (6.71%) Java
10 9 (6.04%) VB
11 6 (4.03%) VB6
12 5 (3.36%) MATLAB
12 5 (3.36%) Python
13 3 (2.01%) XPath
13 3 (2.01%) VBA
13 3 (2.01%) PHP
14 1 (0.67%) Perl
14 1 (0.67%) F#
14 1 (0.67%) XAML
Qualifications
1 34 (22.82%) Degree
2 18 (12.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (6.04%) MCSD
4 5 (3.36%) MCAD
4 5 (3.36%) PhD
5 3 (2.01%) MCP
6 2 (1.34%) MCSA
6 2 (1.34%) ISEB
7 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.70%) QA
System Software
1 20 (13.42%) Firmware
2 2 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.34%) SCCM
Vendors
1 55 (36.91%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.07%) EMC
2 15 (10.07%) NEC
2 15 (10.07%) Mentor Graphics
2 15 (10.07%) Fujitsu
2 15 (10.07%) Atmel
2 15 (10.07%) Freescale
3 7 (4.70%) Oracle
4 3 (2.01%) Google
5 2 (1.34%) Siebel
5 2 (1.34%) Sage
5 2 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.34%) Citrix
5 2 (1.34%) Red Gate
5 2 (1.34%) NetSuite
5 2 (1.34%) VMware
5 2 (1.34%) Telerik
6 1 (0.67%) Facebook
6 1 (0.67%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.67%) Cognizant
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Retford
Experian
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension, bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Ripley, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £28k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
East Midlands
Modis International - London
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
University of Nottingham
Salary: £28,695 - 37,394 per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Derby
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TDX Group
Salary: Unspecified Competitve Basic + 25 days A/L, health care & pension
Posted: 19 days ago