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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 56 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 150 196 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.06% 6.04% 6.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.88% 34.21% 38.77%
Number of salaries quoted 132 167 174
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,750 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
538 573 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.56% 17.66% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 433 494 456
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 £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -10 43 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Derbyshire +3 39 £44,000 +25.71% 8
Northamptonshire +3 30 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Leicestershire -31 30 £40,000 - 3
Lincolnshire -4 3 £30,000 -3.22%
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 316 (83.82%) C#
1 316 (83.82%) .NET
2 254 (67.37%) SQL Server
3 201 (53.32%) ASP.NET
4 183 (48.54%) Microsoft
5 161 (42.71%) SQL
6 155 (41.11%) JavaScript
7 153 (40.58%) HTML
8 148 (39.26%) CSS
9 127 (33.69%) MVC
10 125 (33.16%) jQuery
11 111 (29.44%) Windows
12 104 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
13 103 (27.32%) Team Foundation Server
14 102 (27.06%) .NET Framework
15 92 (24.40%) XML
15 92 (24.40%) SQL Server 2008
16 87 (23.08%) Web Services
17 86 (22.81%) WPF
18 82 (21.75%) WCF
18 82 (21.75%) ASP.NET MVC
19 72 (19.10%) LINQ
20 64 (16.98%) Software Engineering
21 58 (15.38%) WinForms
22 57 (15.12%) Ajax
22 57 (15.12%) T-SQL
22 57 (15.12%) HTML5
23 55 (14.59%) SQL Server 2012
24 53 (14.06%) MS Excel
25 52 (13.79%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 38 (10.08%) SharePoint
2 28 (7.43%) IIS
3 20 (5.31%) CMS
4 8 (2.12%) MS Exchange
4 8 (2.12%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (1.33%) Lync
5 5 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.80%) WordPress
8 1 (0.27%) PrestaShop
8 1 (0.27%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.27%) DNN
8 1 (0.27%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 53 (14.06%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.45%) MS Office
3 6 (1.59%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.53%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.27%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 31 (8.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.06%) Line 500
3 2 (0.53%) Epicor Vantage
3 2 (0.53%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.27%) SalesLogix
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.33%) PaaS
1 5 (1.33%) IaaS
2 4 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.12%) LAN
1 8 (2.12%) WAN
2 5 (1.33%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (1.33%) SAN
3 4 (1.06%) CTI
4 3 (0.80%) Intranet
4 3 (0.80%) Internet
4 3 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (67.37%) SQL Server
2 92 (24.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 55 (14.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 47 (12.47%) Relational Database
5 31 (8.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 27 (7.16%) Oracle Database
6 27 (7.16%) Crystal Reports
7 24 (6.37%) RDBMS
8 19 (5.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (2.92%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (1.33%) DTS
12 5 (1.33%) MySQL
12 5 (1.33%) QlikView
13 4 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (0.80%) SQLite
15 2 (0.53%) Informix
16 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 103 (27.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (6.37%) NUnit
3 20 (5.31%) Rhino Mocks
4 19 (5.04%) Eclipse
5 15 (3.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 14 (3.71%) Subversion
6 14 (3.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 9 (2.39%) JIRA
8 7 (1.86%) CruiseControl
9 6 (1.59%) Microsoft Blend
9 6 (1.59%) MSBuild
9 6 (1.59%) Git (software)
10 4 (1.06%) TestComplete
11 3 (0.80%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.80%) Selenium
12 2 (0.53%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (0.53%) ReSharper
12 2 (0.53%) Dreamweaver
12 2 (0.53%) Moq
12 2 (0.53%) WinDbg
General
1 16 (4.24%) Manufacturing
2 13 (3.45%) Games
3 12 (3.18%) Retail
4 11 (2.92%) Electronics
4 11 (2.92%) Finance
5 7 (1.86%) Marketing
6 6 (1.59%) Aerospace
6 6 (1.59%) Automotive
6 6 (1.59%) Advertising
7 5 (1.33%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.53%) Law
9 1 (0.27%) Legal
9 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 309 (81.96%) Developer
2 128 (33.95%) .NET Developer
3 112 (29.71%) C# Developer
4 86 (22.81%) Senior Developer
5 85 (22.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 53 (14.06%) Software Developer
7 44 (11.67%) Software Engineer
8 41 (10.88%) Web Developer
9 36 (9.55%) Senior .NET Developer
10 32 (8.49%) Senior C# Developer
11 30 (7.96%) ASP.NET Developer
12 24 (6.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 23 (6.10%) Applications Developer
14 22 (5.84%) Analyst
15 20 (5.31%) Programmer
15 20 (5.31%) C# Software Developer
15 20 (5.31%) CRM Developer
16 15 (3.98%) Junior
16 15 (3.98%) Senior Software Engineer
16 15 (3.98%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 316 (83.82%) .NET
2 201 (53.32%) ASP.NET
3 153 (40.58%) HTML
4 148 (39.26%) CSS
5 125 (33.16%) jQuery
6 102 (27.06%) .NET Framework
7 92 (24.40%) XML
8 87 (23.08%) Web Services
9 86 (22.81%) WPF
10 82 (21.75%) WCF
10 82 (21.75%) ASP.NET MVC
11 72 (19.10%) LINQ
12 58 (15.38%) WinForms
13 57 (15.12%) Ajax
13 57 (15.12%) HTML5
14 51 (13.53%) REST
15 43 (11.41%) CSS3
16 42 (11.14%) XSLT
17 40 (10.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 38 (10.08%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.43%) Computer Science
2 25 (6.63%) Mathematics
3 16 (4.24%) Physics
4 15 (3.98%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (2.65%) Device Driver
6 6 (1.59%) 3D Graphics
6 6 (1.59%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.33%) iPhone
7 5 (1.33%) Open Source
7 5 (1.33%) Clustering
7 5 (1.33%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.80%) NHS
9 2 (0.53%) MPEG
9 2 (0.53%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.53%) Social Media
9 2 (0.53%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.53%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.27%) W3C
10 1 (0.27%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.27%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 111 (29.44%) Windows
2 11 (2.92%) Linux
3 8 (2.12%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (2.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (1.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (1.59%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.33%) UNIX
6 5 (1.33%) HPUX
7 3 (0.80%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.80%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.53%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.53%) AIX
9 1 (0.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (33.69%) MVC
2 104 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (16.98%) Software Engineering
4 52 (13.79%) OO
5 43 (11.41%) TDD
6 37 (9.81%) CRM
6 37 (9.81%) OOP
7 30 (7.96%) Scrum
8 28 (7.43%) Project Management
9 27 (7.16%) Workflow
10 24 (6.37%) System Testing
10 24 (6.37%) Performance Analysis
11 23 (6.10%) MVVM
11 23 (6.10%) UML
12 20 (5.31%) OOA/OOD
13 18 (4.77%) Web Development
14 17 (4.51%) OOD
15 14 (3.71%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (3.45%) Test Scripting
16 13 (3.45%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 316 (83.82%) C#
2 161 (42.71%) SQL
3 155 (41.11%) JavaScript
4 57 (15.12%) T-SQL
5 48 (12.73%) VB.NET
6 41 (10.88%) C++
7 25 (6.63%) XPath
8 21 (5.57%) C
9 16 (4.24%) VB
10 10 (2.65%) Java
11 9 (2.39%) PHP
12 8 (2.12%) VB6
13 6 (1.59%) XAML
14 4 (1.06%) Bourne shell
15 3 (0.80%) VBScript
16 2 (0.53%) Delphi
16 2 (0.53%) Embedded C
16 2 (0.53%) XQuery
16 2 (0.53%) Assembly Language
17 1 (0.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 49 (13.00%) Degree
2 13 (3.45%) PhD
3 10 (2.65%) MCSD
3 10 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (1.86%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.06%) ISEB
6 3 (0.80%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.53%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.27%) MCPD
8 1 (0.27%) MCTS
8 1 (0.27%) MCSE
8 1 (0.27%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.65%) QA
System Software
1 10 (2.65%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 183 (48.54%) Microsoft
2 39 (10.34%) Oracle
3 7 (1.86%) Perforce
4 6 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (1.59%) Siebel
4 6 (1.59%) NetSuite
4 6 (1.59%) DevExpress
5 5 (1.33%) Cisco
5 5 (1.33%) HP
5 5 (1.33%) Apple
5 5 (1.33%) Telerik
6 4 (1.06%) Sage
6 4 (1.06%) Adobe
6 4 (1.06%) Facebook
7 3 (0.80%) Infragistics
7 3 (0.80%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.53%) VMware
8 2 (0.53%) Epicor
8 2 (0.53%) SAP
9 1 (0.27%) Lotus
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-40k
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton
Hudson - London
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
St Andrews
Salary: Dependant on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum GBP 45 - 60K +Many benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits , Double OTE
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 12 days ago
Chesterfield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Northamptonshire
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 21 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Dollar Financial UK
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum pension, healthcare, life assurance
Posted: 21 days ago
Newark, Nottinghamshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: 22 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: 22 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: 22 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: 22 days ago
Derby
TheSmartList
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: 22 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TDX Group
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive + bonus, pension and private healthcare
Posted: 25 days ago