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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 64 44 38
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -6
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 139 172 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.80% 5.31% 5.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.08% 32.95% 38.27%
Number of salaries quoted 120 156 166
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
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
533 522 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.58% 16.12% 15.50%
Number of salaries quoted 436 449 437
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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 -4 49 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Derbyshire +3 37 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Northamptonshire -5 31 £37,500 -15.73% 1
Leicestershire -39 15 £40,000 +5.26% 2
Lincolnshire -3 2 £30,000 -3.22% 1
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

1 280 (83.09%) C#
2 278 (82.49%) .NET
3 235 (69.73%) SQL Server
4 180 (53.41%) ASP.NET
5 164 (48.66%) Microsoft
6 144 (42.73%) SQL
7 137 (40.65%) JavaScript
8 132 (39.17%) Agile Software Development
9 131 (38.87%) HTML
10 129 (38.28%) CSS
11 115 (34.12%) MVC
12 111 (32.94%) jQuery
13 107 (31.75%) .NET Framework
14 106 (31.45%) Team Foundation Server
15 100 (29.67%) Windows
16 88 (26.11%) XML
17 83 (24.63%) SQL Server 2008
18 76 (22.55%) WCF
19 74 (21.96%) Web Services
20 73 (21.66%) ASP.NET MVC
21 72 (21.36%) WPF
22 60 (17.80%) LINQ
23 57 (16.91%) OO
24 55 (16.32%) T-SQL
25 54 (16.02%) Ajax
26 53 (15.73%) Software Engineering
27 51 (15.13%) REST
28 49 (14.54%) Relational Database
29 48 (14.24%) WinForms
30 47 (13.95%) SQL Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 39 (11.57%) SharePoint
2 27 (8.01%) IIS
3 21 (6.23%) CMS
4 9 (2.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (2.37%) MS Exchange
6 7 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (1.48%) Lync
8 3 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.89%) WordPress
9 1 (0.30%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.30%) PrestaShop
9 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.30%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 44 (13.06%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.15%) MS Office
3 6 (1.78%) Photoshop
4 5 (1.48%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.30%) GIMP
6 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 31 (9.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.19%) Line 500
3 2 (0.59%) Epicor Vantage
3 2 (0.59%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.30%) SalesLogix
4 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.48%) PaaS
1 5 (1.48%) IaaS
2 3 (0.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.37%) LAN
1 8 (2.37%) WAN
2 5 (1.48%) SAN
2 5 (1.48%) Intranet
2 5 (1.48%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (1.19%) CTI
4 3 (0.89%) Internet
4 3 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.30%) HTTP
5 1 (0.30%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 235 (69.73%) SQL Server
2 83 (24.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 49 (14.54%) Relational Database
4 47 (13.95%) SQL Server 2012
5 28 (8.31%) Crystal Reports
6 27 (8.01%) SQL Server 2005
6 27 (8.01%) Oracle Database
7 24 (7.12%) RDBMS
8 19 (5.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (3.26%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (1.48%) DTS
12 5 (1.48%) MySQL
13 4 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.89%) MongoDB
15 2 (0.59%) Big Data
15 2 (0.59%) Hadoop
15 2 (0.59%) QlikView
15 2 (0.59%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 106 (31.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (5.64%) Eclipse
2 19 (5.64%) NUnit
2 19 (5.64%) Subversion
3 17 (5.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 11 (3.26%) CruiseControl
4 11 (3.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 10 (2.97%) Rhino Mocks
6 9 (2.67%) MSBuild
7 8 (2.37%) TestComplete
7 8 (2.37%) JIRA
8 5 (1.48%) Git (software)
9 4 (1.19%) Selenium
9 4 (1.19%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.89%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Blend
11 2 (0.59%) ReSharper
11 2 (0.59%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (0.59%) WinDbg
11 2 (0.59%) SpecFlow
General
1 13 (3.86%) Finance
1 13 (3.86%) Manufacturing
2 10 (2.97%) Games
3 8 (2.37%) Electronics
3 8 (2.37%) Marketing
4 7 (2.08%) Retail
5 6 (1.78%) Aerospace
5 6 (1.78%) Automotive
6 5 (1.48%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.59%) Law
8 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.30%) Billing
Job Titles
1 281 (83.38%) Developer
2 124 (36.80%) .NET Developer
3 95 (28.19%) C# Developer
4 83 (24.63%) Senior Developer
5 76 (22.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 47 (13.95%) Software Developer
7 38 (11.28%) Senior .NET Developer
8 32 (9.50%) Senior C# Developer
9 31 (9.20%) Software Engineer
9 31 (9.20%) ASP.NET Developer
10 27 (8.01%) Web Developer
11 26 (7.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 20 (5.93%) CRM Developer
13 19 (5.64%) Analyst
14 16 (4.75%) Applications Developer
14 16 (4.75%) C# Software Developer
15 14 (4.15%) Senior Software Engineer
15 14 (4.15%) Senior Software Developer
16 13 (3.86%) Programmer
16 13 (3.86%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 278 (82.49%) .NET
2 180 (53.41%) ASP.NET
3 131 (38.87%) HTML
4 129 (38.28%) CSS
5 111 (32.94%) jQuery
6 107 (31.75%) .NET Framework
7 88 (26.11%) XML
8 76 (22.55%) WCF
9 74 (21.96%) Web Services
10 73 (21.66%) ASP.NET MVC
11 72 (21.36%) WPF
12 60 (17.80%) LINQ
13 54 (16.02%) Ajax
14 51 (15.13%) REST
15 48 (14.24%) WinForms
16 45 (13.35%) HTML5
17 40 (11.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 37 (10.98%) XSLT
19 33 (9.79%) Silverlight
20 32 (9.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.53%) Computer Science
3 19 (5.64%) Mathematics
3 19 (5.64%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (3.86%) Physics
5 10 (2.97%) Device Driver
6 6 (1.78%) 3D Graphics
6 6 (1.78%) NHS
6 6 (1.78%) User Experience
6 6 (1.78%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.48%) Clustering
7 5 (1.48%) iPhone
7 5 (1.48%) Open Source
8 4 (1.19%) Informatics
8 4 (1.19%) Social Media
9 3 (0.89%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.59%) MPEG
10 2 (0.59%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.59%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.30%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 100 (29.67%) Windows
2 11 (3.26%) Linux
3 7 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (1.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (1.78%) Windows 7
4 6 (1.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (1.48%) UNIX
5 5 (1.48%) HPUX
6 3 (0.89%) Windows XP
6 3 (0.89%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.59%) Windows Vista
7 2 (0.59%) Android
7 2 (0.59%) AIX
8 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (39.17%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (34.12%) MVC
3 57 (16.91%) OO
4 53 (15.73%) Software Engineering
5 38 (11.28%) TDD
6 37 (10.98%) CRM
7 33 (9.79%) OOP
8 30 (8.90%) Scrum
9 28 (8.31%) Workflow
10 25 (7.42%) System Testing
10 25 (7.42%) Performance Analysis
11 23 (6.82%) Project Management
12 18 (5.34%) UML
12 18 (5.34%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (5.04%) Web Development
14 16 (4.75%) MVVM
15 15 (4.45%) Test Scripting
15 15 (4.45%) OOD
16 12 (3.56%) SOA
17 11 (3.26%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 280 (83.09%) C#
2 144 (42.73%) SQL
3 137 (40.65%) JavaScript
4 55 (16.32%) T-SQL
5 44 (13.06%) VB.NET
6 28 (8.31%) C++
7 25 (7.42%) XPath
8 18 (5.34%) VB
9 12 (3.56%) VB6
9 12 (3.56%) C
10 8 (2.37%) Java
11 7 (2.08%) PHP
12 5 (1.48%) VBScript
13 2 (0.59%) Delphi
13 2 (0.59%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.59%) XQuery
13 2 (0.59%) Assembly Language
13 2 (0.59%) XAML
14 1 (0.30%) VBA
14 1 (0.30%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 43 (12.76%) Degree
2 10 (2.97%) MCSD
2 10 (2.97%) PhD
2 10 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.48%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.19%) ISEB
5 2 (0.59%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.59%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.30%) MCAD
6 1 (0.30%) MCPD
6 1 (0.30%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.15%) QA
System Software
1 10 (2.97%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.48%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 164 (48.66%) Microsoft
2 38 (11.28%) Oracle
3 7 (2.08%) Perforce
4 6 (1.78%) Telerik
4 6 (1.78%) NetSuite
4 6 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (1.78%) Siebel
4 6 (1.78%) HP
5 5 (1.48%) Cisco
5 5 (1.48%) Apple
6 4 (1.19%) Sage
6 4 (1.19%) Adobe
6 4 (1.19%) Facebook
7 3 (0.89%) Red Hat
7 3 (0.89%) DevExpress
8 2 (0.59%) Twitter
8 2 (0.59%) Epicor
8 2 (0.59%) SAP
8 2 (0.59%) VMware
9 1 (0.30%) Sitecore
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