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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 104 42 28
Rank change year-on-year
-62 -14
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 73 184 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.00% 4.89% 7.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.75% 31.51% 40.94%
Number of salaries quoted 70 161 201
Average salary £36,250 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.05% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,050 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
531 584 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.56% 15.53% 17.94%
Number of salaries quoted 459 464 507
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

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 July 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 July 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 -19 28 £36,250 -17.61% 3
Nottinghamshire -29 21 £35,000 - 4
Northamptonshire -13 16 £40,000 +3.22% 1
Leicestershire -33 6 £36,250 -9.37% 3
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 97 (66.90%) C#
2 77 (53.10%) .NET
3 71 (48.97%) SQL Server
4 65 (44.83%) Software Engineering
5 61 (42.07%) SQL
6 56 (38.62%) Microsoft
7 55 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
8 51 (35.17%) ASP.NET
9 49 (33.79%) JavaScript
10 47 (32.41%) C++
11 46 (31.72%) Windows
11 46 (31.72%) Degree
12 45 (31.03%) HTML
13 41 (28.28%) CSS
14 39 (26.90%) MVC
15 37 (25.52%) jQuery
15 37 (25.52%) Analytical Skills
16 33 (22.76%) Computer Science
17 32 (22.07%) Team Foundation Server
18 30 (20.69%) Electronics
19 27 (18.62%) .NET Framework
20 26 (17.93%) Mathematics
20 26 (17.93%) WCF
21 24 (16.55%) C
22 23 (15.86%) OO
23 22 (15.17%) WPF
24 21 (14.48%) Scrum
25 20 (13.79%) XML
26 19 (13.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
26 19 (13.10%) Entity Framework

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (5.52%) IIS
2 6 (4.14%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.07%) CMS
4 2 (1.38%) Lync
5 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.69%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.69%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.69%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.69%) Apache
5 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (6.21%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.14%) MS Office
3 3 (2.07%) MS Project
3 3 (2.07%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (2.07%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.69%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (4.14%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (2.07%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.69%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.69%) SaaS
2 1 (0.69%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.07%) Intranet
2 1 (0.69%) DHCP
2 1 (0.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.69%) DNS
2 1 (0.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (48.97%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.59%) Relational Database
3 10 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (6.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (6.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (5.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (4.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (4.14%) Hadoop
7 6 (4.14%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.76%) SQLite
8 4 (2.76%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.38%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.38%) MySQL
10 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.69%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.69%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.69%) Redis
10 1 (0.69%) SimpleDB
10 1 (0.69%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 32 (22.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (5.52%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.52%) Subversion
3 5 (3.45%) JIRA
3 5 (3.45%) TeamCity
4 4 (2.76%) Selenium
4 4 (2.76%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (1.38%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.38%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.38%) CppUnit
7 1 (0.69%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle Developer 2000
7 1 (0.69%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.69%) NUnit
7 1 (0.69%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.69%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.69%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.69%) Ranorex
General
1 30 (20.69%) Electronics
2 17 (11.72%) Automotive
3 12 (8.28%) Finance
4 4 (2.76%) Publishing
5 3 (2.07%) Games
5 3 (2.07%) Marketing
5 3 (2.07%) French Language
5 3 (2.07%) German Language
5 3 (2.07%) Italian Language
5 3 (2.07%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.38%) Retail
6 2 (1.38%) Legal
7 1 (0.69%) Banking
7 1 (0.69%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 83 (57.24%) Developer
2 29 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 24 (16.55%) C# Developer
4 23 (15.86%) .NET Developer
5 20 (13.79%) Software Developer
6 19 (13.10%) C# .NET Developer
7 17 (11.72%) Design Engineer
7 17 (11.72%) Hardware Engineer
7 17 (11.72%) Electronics Engineer
8 15 (10.34%) C++ Software Engineer
9 14 (9.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (7.59%) ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (7.59%) Senior Developer
11 9 (6.21%) Junior
11 9 (6.21%) Analyst
12 7 (4.83%) C# Software Engineer
13 6 (4.14%) Graduate
13 6 (4.14%) Web Developer
13 6 (4.14%) Cognos Developer
14 5 (3.45%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (53.10%) .NET
2 51 (35.17%) ASP.NET
3 45 (31.03%) HTML
4 41 (28.28%) CSS
5 37 (25.52%) jQuery
6 27 (18.62%) .NET Framework
7 26 (17.93%) WCF
8 22 (15.17%) WPF
9 20 (13.79%) XML
10 19 (13.10%) Entity Framework
11 18 (12.41%) WinForms
11 18 (12.41%) Web Services
12 16 (11.03%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (10.34%) Ajax
13 15 (10.34%) LINQ
14 14 (9.66%) SOAP
15 9 (6.21%) REST
15 9 (6.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 8 (5.52%) HTML5
17 7 (4.83%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 37 (25.52%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (22.76%) Computer Science
3 26 (17.93%) Mathematics
4 19 (13.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 17 (11.72%) Telematics
5 17 (11.72%) Embedded Systems
6 15 (10.34%) Physics
7 10 (6.90%) Artificial Intelligence
8 8 (5.52%) Blog
9 4 (2.76%) GIS
9 4 (2.76%) N-Tier
9 4 (2.76%) User Experience
9 4 (2.76%) Algorithms
10 3 (2.07%) AS400
10 3 (2.07%) Credit Risk
10 3 (2.07%) iSeries
11 2 (1.38%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.69%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.69%) E-Learning
12 1 (0.69%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 46 (31.72%) Windows
2 16 (11.03%) Linux
3 7 (4.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.38%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.38%) UNIX
5 2 (1.38%) Android
6 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (44.83%) Software Engineering
2 55 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (26.90%) MVC
4 23 (15.86%) OO
5 21 (14.48%) Scrum
6 17 (11.72%) Validation
7 16 (11.03%) TDD
8 15 (10.34%) Image Processing
9 11 (7.59%) Pattern Recognition
10 10 (6.90%) SDLC
10 10 (6.90%) Test Scripting
10 10 (6.90%) OOP
11 9 (6.21%) Multithreading
11 9 (6.21%) Unit Testing
12 8 (5.52%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (5.52%) MVVM
13 7 (4.83%) Software Testing
13 7 (4.83%) Project Management
14 6 (4.14%) User Stories
15 5 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 97 (66.90%) C#
2 61 (42.07%) SQL
3 49 (33.79%) JavaScript
4 47 (32.41%) C++
5 24 (16.55%) C
6 17 (11.72%) VB.NET
6 17 (11.72%) Embedded C
6 17 (11.72%) Embedded C++
7 13 (8.97%) Python
7 13 (8.97%) Java
8 10 (6.90%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.45%) PHP
10 3 (2.07%) VB
11 2 (1.38%) R
11 2 (1.38%) VB6
12 1 (0.69%) F#
12 1 (0.69%) XAML
12 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 46 (31.72%) Degree
2 15 (10.34%) PhD
3 5 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.07%) ISEB
4 3 (2.07%) MCSD
5 2 (1.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.38%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.59%) QA
2 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (11.72%) Firmware
2 3 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 56 (38.62%) Microsoft
2 17 (11.72%) EMC
2 17 (11.72%) NEC
2 17 (11.72%) Mentor Graphics
2 17 (11.72%) Fujitsu
2 17 (11.72%) Atmel
2 17 (11.72%) Freescale
3 7 (4.83%) Oracle
4 6 (4.14%) Cognos
5 4 (2.76%) IBM
6 3 (2.07%) VMware
7 2 (1.38%) NetSuite
7 2 (1.38%) Google
7 2 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.38%) Siebel
7 2 (1.38%) Citrix
8 1 (0.69%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.69%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.69%) Telerik
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