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 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 83 37 41
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +4
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 87 257 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.72% 7.27% 5.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.28% 38.19% 36.17%
Number of salaries quoted 80 222 163
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £50,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
429 673 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 13.39% 19.05% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 389 577 447
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Northamptonshire +7 42 £40,000 - 1
Derbyshire -3 23 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Nottinghamshire -43 16 £42,500 +25.00% 5
Lincolnshire +5 3 £32,500 - 1
Leicestershire -49 1 £40,000 - 3
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 162 (81.82%) .NET
2 161 (81.31%) C#
3 155 (78.28%) SQL Server
4 117 (59.09%) ASP.NET
5 106 (53.54%) HTML
6 102 (51.52%) SQL
7 100 (50.51%) CSS
8 95 (47.98%) JavaScript
9 81 (40.91%) Microsoft
10 77 (38.89%) Team Foundation Server
11 75 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
12 74 (37.37%) jQuery
13 71 (35.86%) MVC
14 66 (33.33%) VB.NET
15 60 (30.30%) XML
16 58 (29.29%) Windows
16 58 (29.29%) .NET Framework
17 56 (28.28%) SQL Server 2008
18 53 (26.77%) WCF
19 52 (26.26%) Ajax
20 49 (24.75%) WPF
21 47 (23.74%) T-SQL
22 46 (23.23%) HTML5
23 45 (22.73%) WinForms
24 41 (20.71%) OO
25 39 (19.70%) TDD
26 35 (17.68%) Software Engineering
26 35 (17.68%) ASP.NET MVC
27 34 (17.17%) JSON
28 30 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 26 (13.13%) IIS
2 21 (10.61%) SharePoint
3 15 (7.58%) SharePoint Server
4 14 (7.07%) SharePoint 2010
5 13 (6.57%) CMS
6 3 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.52%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 15 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.57%) InfoPath
2 13 (6.57%) MS Office
3 2 (1.01%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.53%) LabWindows
3 3 (1.52%) Line 500
4 2 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.51%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.55%) SaaS
2 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.55%) Intranet
2 3 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (1.52%) WAN
2 3 (1.52%) LAN
3 1 (0.51%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (78.28%) SQL Server
2 56 (28.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (8.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (6.57%) Relational Database
6 12 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (5.05%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (4.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.52%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 3 (1.52%) MongoDB
12 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (1.01%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.01%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.01%) Star Schema
12 2 (1.01%) MS Access
12 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.51%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 77 (38.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 9 (4.55%) Subversion
4 7 (3.54%) CruiseControl
4 7 (3.54%) MSBuild
5 6 (3.03%) TestComplete
6 5 (2.53%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (2.02%) Rhino Mocks
8 3 (1.52%) SpecFlow
8 3 (1.52%) NUnit
9 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.51%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.51%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.51%) WatiN
9 1 (0.51%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.51%) Selenium
9 1 (0.51%) ReSharper
General
1 28 (14.14%) Finance
2 12 (6.06%) Electronics
3 7 (3.54%) Automotive
4 6 (3.03%) Retail
4 6 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.52%) Law
5 3 (1.52%) Marketing
6 2 (1.01%) Back Office
7 1 (0.51%) Games
Job Titles
1 166 (83.84%) Developer
2 67 (33.84%) .NET Developer
3 58 (29.29%) C# Developer
4 50 (25.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 42 (21.21%) Senior Developer
6 35 (17.68%) Software Developer
7 30 (15.15%) Senior C# Developer
8 19 (9.60%) Analyst
9 18 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
10 17 (8.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (7.07%) SharePoint Developer
11 14 (7.07%) ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (5.05%) VB.NET Developer
12 10 (5.05%) Software Engineer
13 9 (4.55%) Analyst Developer
14 8 (4.04%) C# Web Developer
14 8 (4.04%) Applications Developer
14 8 (4.04%) Web Developer
14 8 (4.04%) Administrator
15 7 (3.54%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (81.82%) .NET
2 117 (59.09%) ASP.NET
3 106 (53.54%) HTML
4 100 (50.51%) CSS
5 74 (37.37%) jQuery
6 60 (30.30%) XML
7 58 (29.29%) .NET Framework
8 53 (26.77%) WCF
9 52 (26.26%) Ajax
10 49 (24.75%) WPF
11 46 (23.23%) HTML5
12 45 (22.73%) WinForms
13 35 (17.68%) ASP.NET MVC
14 34 (17.17%) JSON
15 26 (13.13%) Web Services
16 25 (12.63%) CSS3
16 25 (12.63%) Silverlight
17 22 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 21 (10.61%) LINQ
18 21 (10.61%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.57%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (6.57%) N-Tier
3 10 (5.05%) NHS
4 9 (4.55%) Informatics
4 9 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 8 (4.04%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (3.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (3.54%) Telematics
7 6 (3.03%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.02%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.52%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.52%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.52%) Open Source
10 2 (1.01%) Social Media
10 2 (1.01%) Replication
10 2 (1.01%) Clustering
10 2 (1.01%) User Experience
11 1 (0.51%) MPEG
11 1 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 58 (29.29%) Windows
2 7 (3.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.52%) Windows XP
4 3 (1.52%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.01%) Android
5 2 (1.01%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (35.86%) MVC
3 41 (20.71%) OO
4 39 (19.70%) TDD
5 35 (17.68%) Software Engineering
6 26 (13.13%) Mentoring
7 25 (12.63%) Coaching
8 24 (12.12%) Validation
9 18 (9.09%) Workflow
10 17 (8.59%) Data Validation
11 15 (7.58%) Performance Analysis
12 14 (7.07%) System Testing
12 14 (7.07%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (6.57%) OOP
13 13 (6.57%) Scrum
14 10 (5.05%) Web Development
15 8 (4.04%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (4.04%) ETL
16 7 (3.54%) CRM
17 6 (3.03%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 161 (81.31%) C#
2 102 (51.52%) SQL
3 95 (47.98%) JavaScript
4 66 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 47 (23.74%) T-SQL
6 17 (8.59%) VB
7 15 (7.58%) C
7 15 (7.58%) XPath
8 10 (5.05%) VB6
8 10 (5.05%) C++
9 8 (4.04%) XAML
10 7 (3.54%) Embedded C
10 7 (3.54%) Embedded C++
11 5 (2.53%) VBA
11 5 (2.53%) MATLAB
12 3 (1.52%) Java
12 3 (1.52%) VBScript
12 3 (1.52%) PHP
12 3 (1.52%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (14.65%) Degree
2 22 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (7.58%) MCSD
4 5 (2.53%) MCAD
5 3 (1.52%) MCP
6 2 (1.01%) MCSA
7 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.57%) QA
System Software
1 12 (6.06%) Firmware
2 5 (2.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 81 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.06%) Oracle
3 7 (3.54%) EMC
3 7 (3.54%) NEC
3 7 (3.54%) Mentor Graphics
3 7 (3.54%) Fujitsu
3 7 (3.54%) Atmel
3 7 (3.54%) Freescale
4 6 (3.03%) Sage
5 3 (1.52%) Tableau
5 3 (1.52%) Facebook
5 3 (1.52%) Telerik
6 2 (1.01%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.01%) Red Gate
6 2 (1.01%) Remedy
6 2 (1.01%) Twitter
7 1 (0.51%) Nintex
7 1 (0.51%) HP
7 1 (0.51%) AccuRev
7 1 (0.51%) Google
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