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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 114 33 35
Rank change year-on-year
-81 +2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 68 256 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.98% 6.74% 6.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.78% 37.37% 38.74%
Number of salaries quoted 63 235 181
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £25,600 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £46,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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
431 685 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.53% 18.02% 17.15%
Number of salaries quoted 391 607 476
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 31 March 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 31 March 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
Derbyshire -16 18 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Nottinghamshire -39 17 £35,000 +4.47% 1
Northamptonshire -18 15 £35,000 -3.44% 2
Leicestershire -38 12 £34,381 -14.04% 10
Lincolnshire -7 5 £32,500 - 1
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 141 (81.03%) C#
2 134 (77.01%) .NET
3 115 (66.09%) SQL Server
4 95 (54.60%) ASP.NET
5 94 (54.02%) HTML
6 92 (52.87%) CSS
7 91 (52.30%) JavaScript
8 88 (50.57%) SQL
9 70 (40.23%) Microsoft
10 64 (36.78%) jQuery
11 61 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
11 61 (35.06%) MVC
12 59 (33.91%) Team Foundation Server
13 52 (29.89%) VB.NET
14 46 (26.44%) Windows
15 44 (25.29%) HTML5
15 44 (25.29%) Software Engineering
16 42 (24.14%) Ajax
17 39 (22.41%) WinForms
17 39 (22.41%) XML
18 37 (21.26%) .NET Framework
18 37 (21.26%) Degree
19 36 (20.69%) WCF
20 35 (20.11%) OO
21 34 (19.54%) T-SQL
21 34 (19.54%) WPF
22 33 (18.97%) JSON
23 32 (18.39%) SQL Server 2008
24 29 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
25 28 (16.09%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 17 (9.77%) IIS
2 13 (7.47%) SharePoint
3 10 (5.75%) CMS
4 9 (5.17%) SharePoint Server
4 9 (5.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.15%) Lync
5 2 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.57%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (7.47%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.17%) InfoPath
3 7 (4.02%) MS Office
4 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.87%) LabWindows
1 5 (2.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.57%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.17%) SaaS
2 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.57%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.57%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.60%) Intranet
2 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (66.09%) SQL Server
2 32 (18.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (12.07%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (8.62%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (7.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (6.90%) Relational Database
7 7 (4.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (2.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.72%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.72%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.72%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 2 (1.15%) MS Access
11 2 (1.15%) MySQL
11 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (1.15%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.15%) Star Schema
11 2 (1.15%) SQLite
12 1 (0.57%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 59 (33.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (4.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (2.30%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (2.30%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.15%) Subversion
4 2 (1.15%) Selenium
4 2 (1.15%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (1.15%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.15%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.15%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.57%) Ranorex
5 1 (0.57%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.57%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.57%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.57%) AccuRev
5 1 (0.57%) JIRA
5 1 (0.57%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.57%) NUnit
General
1 28 (16.09%) Finance
2 16 (9.20%) Electronics
3 10 (5.75%) Automotive
4 7 (4.02%) Retail
5 4 (2.30%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.15%) Back Office
6 2 (1.15%) Law
7 1 (0.57%) Marketing
7 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.57%) Publishing
7 1 (0.57%) Games
7 1 (0.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 134 (77.01%) Developer
2 55 (31.61%) C# Developer
3 46 (26.44%) C# .NET Developer
4 37 (21.26%) .NET Developer
5 35 (20.11%) Senior Developer
6 31 (17.82%) Software Developer
7 22 (12.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 19 (10.92%) Senior C# Developer
9 17 (9.77%) Software Engineer
10 15 (8.62%) ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (6.90%) Analyst
12 11 (6.32%) Applications Developer
13 10 (5.75%) Design Engineer
13 10 (5.75%) Web Developer
13 10 (5.75%) Hardware Engineer
13 10 (5.75%) Electronics Engineer
14 9 (5.17%) SharePoint Developer
15 8 (4.60%) C# Web Developer
15 8 (4.60%) Administrator
16 6 (3.45%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (77.01%) .NET
2 95 (54.60%) ASP.NET
3 94 (54.02%) HTML
4 92 (52.87%) CSS
5 64 (36.78%) jQuery
6 44 (25.29%) HTML5
7 42 (24.14%) Ajax
8 39 (22.41%) XML
8 39 (22.41%) WinForms
9 37 (21.26%) .NET Framework
10 36 (20.69%) WCF
11 34 (19.54%) WPF
12 33 (18.97%) JSON
13 29 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
14 27 (15.52%) CSS3
15 24 (13.79%) Entity Framework
16 16 (9.20%) Web Services
17 15 (8.62%) Silverlight
17 15 (8.62%) LINQ
17 15 (8.62%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.37%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.05%) Computer Science
3 13 (7.47%) N-Tier
4 12 (6.90%) Mathematics
5 11 (6.32%) Embedded Systems
6 10 (5.75%) Telematics
6 10 (5.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (3.45%) NHS
8 5 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.30%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.30%) Open Source
9 4 (2.30%) Informatics
10 3 (1.72%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.72%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.15%) Replication
11 2 (1.15%) Clustering
11 2 (1.15%) GIS
12 1 (0.57%) Physics
12 1 (0.57%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 46 (26.44%) Windows
2 5 (2.87%) Linux
3 4 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.15%) Android
4 2 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.15%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.15%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (35.06%) MVC
1 61 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (25.29%) Software Engineering
3 35 (20.11%) OO
4 27 (15.52%) Validation
5 26 (14.94%) Mentoring
6 24 (13.79%) Coaching
7 23 (13.22%) TDD
8 17 (9.77%) Data Validation
9 11 (6.32%) Mobile Development
10 10 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (5.17%) Scrum
11 9 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (4.60%) Project Management
12 8 (4.60%) Workflow
12 8 (4.60%) Web Development
12 8 (4.60%) Unit Testing
13 7 (4.02%) ETL
13 7 (4.02%) OOP
14 6 (3.45%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 141 (81.03%) C#
2 91 (52.30%) JavaScript
3 88 (50.57%) SQL
4 52 (29.89%) VB.NET
5 34 (19.54%) T-SQL
6 20 (11.49%) C++
7 18 (10.34%) C
8 10 (5.75%) VB
8 10 (5.75%) Embedded C
8 10 (5.75%) Embedded C++
9 8 (4.60%) XAML
10 7 (4.02%) Java
11 6 (3.45%) VB6
11 6 (3.45%) XPath
12 5 (2.87%) VBA
12 5 (2.87%) MATLAB
13 3 (1.72%) PHP
14 2 (1.15%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.57%) Perl
15 1 (0.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 37 (21.26%) Degree
2 19 (10.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (5.75%) MCSD
4 5 (2.87%) MCAD
5 3 (1.72%) MCP
6 2 (1.15%) MCSA
6 2 (1.15%) ISEB
7 1 (0.57%) PhD
7 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.75%) QA
System Software
1 15 (8.62%) Firmware
2 2 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 70 (40.23%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.75%) EMC
2 10 (5.75%) NEC
2 10 (5.75%) Mentor Graphics
2 10 (5.75%) Atmel
2 10 (5.75%) Fujitsu
2 10 (5.75%) Freescale
3 9 (5.17%) Oracle
4 3 (1.72%) Sage
4 3 (1.72%) Google
5 2 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.15%) Remedy
5 2 (1.15%) Siebel
5 2 (1.15%) Citrix
5 2 (1.15%) Red Gate
5 2 (1.15%) Tableau
5 2 (1.15%) NetSuite
5 2 (1.15%) VMware
5 2 (1.15%) Telerik
6 1 (0.57%) Facebook
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham
Ascent People
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester
Ascent People
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lincolnshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits and relocation allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Leicestershire, Midlands
Leicestershire Police
Salary: £29,235 to £38,289
Posted: 14 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Leicestershire Police
Salary: From £29,235 to £38,289 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Alfreton, Derbyshire
Slimming World
Salary: Unspecified Dependent on experience - excellent benefits package
Posted: 19 days ago