The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 36 30 27
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 258 216 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 6.51% 7.01% 6.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 38.45% 38.85% 41.17%
Number of salaries quoted 243 193 205
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Development Applications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
671 556 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.93% 18.03% 16.10%
Number of salaries quoted 591 504 508
Average salary £35,250 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £25,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Visual Studio
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -10 84 £38,500 +3.35% 2
Derbyshire +12 66 £35,000 - 2
Nottinghamshire -15 58 £33,500 -11.25% 4
Northamptonshire +12 40 £34,000 -15.00% 3
Lincolnshire -8 9 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 465 (92.08%) C#
2 450 (89.11%) .NET
3 343 (67.92%) SQL Server
4 311 (61.58%) ASP.NET
5 275 (54.46%) SQL
6 267 (52.87%) HTML
7 248 (49.11%) CSS
8 232 (45.94%) Microsoft
9 208 (41.19%) jQuery
10 201 (39.80%) JavaScript
11 173 (34.26%) Windows
12 172 (34.06%) MVC
13 164 (32.48%) XML
14 143 (28.32%) Ajax
15 131 (25.94%) ASP.NET MVC
16 130 (25.74%) .NET Framework
17 128 (25.35%) Web Services
18 116 (22.97%) SQL Server 2008
19 111 (21.98%) WPF
20 108 (21.39%) XSLT
21 103 (20.40%) HTML5
22 99 (19.60%) Degree
23 97 (19.21%) Software Engineering
24 94 (18.61%) WCF
25 93 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
26 89 (17.62%) Agile Software Development
26 89 (17.62%) WinForms
27 88 (17.43%) Web Development
28 81 (16.04%) VB.NET
28 81 (16.04%) LINQ

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 64 (12.67%) IIS
2 15 (2.97%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.98%) CMS
4 8 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (1.19%) NServiceBus
6 5 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (0.79%) DNN
7 4 (0.79%) SAS
7 4 (0.79%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.40%) Apache
8 2 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.20%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 61 (12.08%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.57%) MS Office
3 8 (1.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.40%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.97%) SaaS
2 4 (0.79%) PaaS
2 4 (0.79%) IaaS
3 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.38%) TCP/IP
2 5 (0.99%) Internet
2 5 (0.99%) Modbus
3 4 (0.79%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (0.79%) WAN
3 4 (0.79%) SAN
3 4 (0.79%) LAN
4 3 (0.59%) HTTP
5 2 (0.40%) Intranet
6 1 (0.20%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 343 (67.92%) SQL Server
2 116 (22.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 58 (11.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 37 (7.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (3.56%) Relational Database
6 14 (2.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (2.18%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (1.58%) QlikView
9 8 (1.58%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (1.39%) SQLite
11 6 (1.19%) ActiveReports
11 6 (1.19%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.79%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
12 4 (0.79%) MS Access
13 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.59%) DTS
13 3 (0.59%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 93 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 44 (8.71%) NUnit
3 23 (4.55%) Rhino Mocks
4 17 (3.37%) Microsoft Blend
4 17 (3.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 11 (2.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 8 (1.58%) MSBuild
7 6 (1.19%) CruiseControl
7 6 (1.19%) JIRA
8 5 (0.99%) Jenkins
8 5 (0.99%) Git (software)
9 4 (0.79%) Moq
9 4 (0.79%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.59%) ReSharper
10 3 (0.59%) Selenium
10 3 (0.59%) MSTest
11 2 (0.40%) WinDbg
12 1 (0.20%) Xcode
12 1 (0.20%) Subversion
12 1 (0.20%) Toad
General
1 39 (7.72%) Retail
2 22 (4.36%) Manufacturing
3 21 (4.16%) Marketing
4 14 (2.77%) Advertising
4 14 (2.77%) Electronics
5 10 (1.98%) Finance
6 9 (1.78%) Games
7 4 (0.79%) Banking
7 4 (0.79%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.79%) Legal
8 1 (0.20%) Law
8 1 (0.20%) Billing
8 1 (0.20%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 420 (83.17%) Developer
2 197 (39.01%) .NET Developer
3 165 (32.67%) C# Developer
4 117 (23.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 78 (15.45%) Web Developer
6 74 (14.65%) Software Developer
7 72 (14.26%) Senior Developer
8 63 (12.48%) Software Engineer
9 46 (9.11%) ASP.NET Developer
10 42 (8.32%) Senior .NET Developer
11 38 (7.52%) Senior C# Developer
12 33 (6.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 27 (5.35%) C# Software Developer
14 26 (5.15%) .NET Software Developer
15 25 (4.95%) C# Software Engineer
16 24 (4.75%) C# Web Developer
17 23 (4.55%) Junior
18 20 (3.96%) Junior Developer
18 20 (3.96%) Programmer
19 15 (2.97%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 450 (89.11%) .NET
2 311 (61.58%) ASP.NET
3 267 (52.87%) HTML
4 248 (49.11%) CSS
5 208 (41.19%) jQuery
6 164 (32.48%) XML
7 143 (28.32%) Ajax
8 131 (25.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 130 (25.74%) .NET Framework
10 128 (25.35%) Web Services
11 111 (21.98%) WPF
12 108 (21.39%) XSLT
13 103 (20.40%) HTML5
14 94 (18.61%) WCF
15 89 (17.62%) WinForms
16 81 (16.04%) LINQ
17 77 (15.25%) CSS3
18 67 (13.27%) ASP.NET MVC 3
19 63 (12.48%) Silverlight
20 56 (11.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 48 (9.50%) Computer Science
2 23 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 17 (3.37%) Mathematics
4 12 (2.38%) N-Tier
5 11 (2.18%) Physics
6 8 (1.58%) 3D Graphics
7 6 (1.19%) iPhone
8 4 (0.79%) iPad
8 4 (0.79%) Clustering
9 3 (0.59%) Device Driver
9 3 (0.59%) W3C
10 2 (0.40%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.40%) Social Media
10 2 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.40%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.40%) NHS
10 2 (0.40%) MPEG
10 2 (0.40%) IPTV
10 2 (0.40%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.20%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 173 (34.26%) Windows
2 37 (7.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 36 (7.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (2.18%) Linux
5 8 (1.58%) Windows Mobile
6 6 (1.19%) UNIX
7 5 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.79%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.79%) HPUX
9 2 (0.40%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.20%) Android
10 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (34.06%) MVC
2 97 (19.21%) Software Engineering
3 89 (17.62%) Agile Software Development
4 88 (17.43%) Web Development
5 68 (13.47%) OO
6 67 (13.27%) Scrum
7 51 (10.10%) TDD
7 51 (10.10%) Web Design
7 51 (10.10%) E-Commerce
8 50 (9.90%) UML
9 39 (7.72%) OOD
10 38 (7.52%) OWASP
11 36 (7.13%) OOP
11 36 (7.13%) MVVM
12 32 (6.34%) System Testing
13 31 (6.14%) Extreme Programming
14 30 (5.94%) Web Accessibility
15 28 (5.54%) Workflow
16 27 (5.35%) Performance Analysis
17 25 (4.95%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 465 (92.08%) C#
2 275 (54.46%) SQL
3 201 (39.80%) JavaScript
4 81 (16.04%) VB.NET
5 77 (15.25%) T-SQL
6 71 (14.06%) C++
7 47 (9.31%) C
8 31 (6.14%) XPath
9 30 (5.94%) VB
10 22 (4.36%) XAML
11 20 (3.96%) Java
12 8 (1.58%) Bourne shell
13 6 (1.19%) VBA
14 5 (0.99%) Objective-C
14 5 (0.99%) VBScript
15 4 (0.79%) PHP
16 3 (0.59%) RPG
17 2 (0.40%) Assembly Language
17 2 (0.40%) Embedded C
17 2 (0.40%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 99 (19.60%) Degree
2 13 (2.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (2.38%) MCSD
4 10 (1.98%) Chartered Engineer
4 10 (1.98%) ISEB
5 9 (1.78%) PhD
6 7 (1.39%) Security Cleared
7 6 (1.19%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.59%) MCSE
8 3 (0.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.58%) TickIT
1 8 (1.58%) ISO 9001
1 8 (1.58%) QA
System Software
1 4 (0.79%) Hyper-V
1 4 (0.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 232 (45.94%) Microsoft
2 24 (4.75%) Oracle
3 12 (2.38%) Telerik
4 10 (1.98%) DevExpress
5 6 (1.19%) Red Gate
6 5 (0.99%) Siemens
7 4 (0.79%) Apple
7 4 (0.79%) HP
7 4 (0.79%) Cisco
8 3 (0.59%) Google
8 3 (0.59%) AccuRev
9 2 (0.40%) Infragistics
9 2 (0.40%) SAP
10 1 (0.20%) IBM
10 1 (0.20%) Razor Risk
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