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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 110 41 24
Rank change year-on-year
-69 -17
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 68 215 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.92% 5.80% 7.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.05% 33.70% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 65 201 221
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £50,000 £43,000
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
521 638 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.71% 17.22% 17.72%
Number of salaries quoted 467 541 500
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 £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -16 20 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Nottinghamshire -24 17 £34,022 +1.55% 4
Northamptonshire -18 14 £30,500 -13.47% 1
Leicestershire -34 12 £33,762 -15.59% 1
Lincolnshire -9 6 £35,000 +9.37%
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 94 (69.63%) C#
2 86 (63.70%) .NET
3 71 (52.59%) SQL Server
4 66 (48.89%) SQL
5 62 (45.93%) Software Engineering
6 55 (40.74%) HTML
7 54 (40.00%) CSS
8 53 (39.26%) ASP.NET
9 52 (38.52%) JavaScript
10 45 (33.33%) Microsoft
11 44 (32.59%) Agile Software Development
12 39 (28.89%) Windows
13 38 (28.15%) C++
13 38 (28.15%) Degree
14 36 (26.67%) jQuery
15 34 (25.19%) MVC
16 33 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
17 31 (22.96%) Team Foundation Server
18 29 (21.48%) VB.NET
19 28 (20.74%) Electronics
20 25 (18.52%) OO
21 24 (17.78%) C
21 24 (17.78%) WCF
22 23 (17.04%) WPF
22 23 (17.04%) .NET Framework
22 23 (17.04%) XML
23 22 (16.30%) Ajax
24 21 (15.56%) Computer Science
25 20 (14.81%) Firmware
25 20 (14.81%) Validation

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 10 (7.41%) IIS
2 5 (3.70%) CMS
2 5 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.48%) Lync
5 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.74%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (2.96%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.22%) InfoPath
2 3 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.22%) LabWindows
3 1 (0.74%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.74%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.48%) SaaS
3 1 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.74%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.74%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.96%) Intranet
2 1 (0.74%) SSL
2 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (52.59%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 7 (5.19%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (4.44%) Hadoop
6 6 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (4.44%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.96%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (2.96%) SQLite
8 2 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.48%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.48%) Star Schema
8 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.74%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (22.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (5.19%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.70%) JIRA
4 4 (2.96%) Eclipse
4 4 (2.96%) TeamCity
4 4 (2.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.48%) Selenium
5 2 (1.48%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.74%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.74%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.74%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.74%) Subversion
6 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.74%) CppUnit
6 1 (0.74%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.74%) ClearCase
General
1 28 (20.74%) Electronics
2 17 (12.59%) Automotive
3 13 (9.63%) Finance
4 3 (2.22%) Retail
4 3 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.74%) Marketing
5 1 (0.74%) Banking
5 1 (0.74%) French Language
5 1 (0.74%) German Language
5 1 (0.74%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.74%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.74%) Publishing
5 1 (0.74%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.74%) Legal
Job Titles
1 83 (61.48%) Developer
2 28 (20.74%) C# Developer
3 26 (19.26%) Software Engineer
4 24 (17.78%) Software Developer
5 22 (16.30%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (14.81%) .NET Developer
7 17 (12.59%) Design Engineer
7 17 (12.59%) Senior Developer
7 17 (12.59%) Electronics Engineer
7 17 (12.59%) Hardware Engineer
8 15 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (8.15%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (6.67%) Web Developer
11 8 (5.93%) Analyst
11 8 (5.93%) Applications Developer
11 8 (5.93%) C++ Software Engineer
12 7 (5.19%) C# Software Engineer
12 7 (5.19%) C# Web Developer
13 6 (4.44%) Junior
14 5 (3.70%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (63.70%) .NET
2 55 (40.74%) HTML
3 54 (40.00%) CSS
4 53 (39.26%) ASP.NET
5 36 (26.67%) jQuery
6 24 (17.78%) WCF
7 23 (17.04%) WPF
7 23 (17.04%) .NET Framework
7 23 (17.04%) XML
8 22 (16.30%) Ajax
9 20 (14.81%) WinForms
10 18 (13.33%) Entity Framework
11 16 (11.85%) Web Services
11 16 (11.85%) HTML5
12 15 (11.11%) LINQ
13 12 (8.89%) CSS3
14 10 (7.41%) SOAP
14 10 (7.41%) JSON
14 10 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 33 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (15.56%) Computer Science
3 18 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 17 (12.59%) Embedded Systems
4 17 (12.59%) Mathematics
4 17 (12.59%) Telematics
5 8 (5.93%) Physics
6 5 (3.70%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (2.96%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.96%) GIS
7 4 (2.96%) User Experience
8 3 (2.22%) Mobile App
8 3 (2.22%) Open Source
9 2 (1.48%) Replication
9 2 (1.48%) NHS
9 2 (1.48%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.74%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.74%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.74%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 39 (28.89%) Windows
2 11 (8.15%) Linux
3 3 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.48%) UNIX
4 2 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.74%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (45.93%) Software Engineering
2 44 (32.59%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (25.19%) MVC
4 25 (18.52%) OO
5 20 (14.81%) Validation
6 14 (10.37%) Scrum
7 12 (8.89%) TDD
8 9 (6.67%) Unit Testing
9 8 (5.93%) Project Management
9 8 (5.93%) Image Processing
9 8 (5.93%) Mentoring
10 7 (5.19%) Multithreading
10 7 (5.19%) OOP
11 6 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (4.44%) Coaching
11 6 (4.44%) Mobile Development
11 6 (4.44%) Pattern Recognition
12 5 (3.70%) MVVM
12 5 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (2.96%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 94 (69.63%) C#
2 66 (48.89%) SQL
3 52 (38.52%) JavaScript
4 38 (28.15%) C++
5 29 (21.48%) VB.NET
6 24 (17.78%) C
7 17 (12.59%) Embedded C
7 17 (12.59%) Embedded C++
8 16 (11.85%) T-SQL
9 11 (8.15%) Java
10 8 (5.93%) Python
11 6 (4.44%) VB
12 5 (3.70%) VB6
12 5 (3.70%) PHP
13 3 (2.22%) MATLAB
14 2 (1.48%) VBA
15 1 (0.74%) F#
15 1 (0.74%) XPath
15 1 (0.74%) XAML
15 1 (0.74%) Perl
Qualifications
1 38 (28.15%) Degree
2 15 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (5.93%) MCSD
3 8 (5.93%) PhD
4 3 (2.22%) MCP
4 3 (2.22%) MCAD
5 2 (1.48%) MCSA
5 2 (1.48%) ISEB
6 1 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 20 (14.81%) Firmware
2 2 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 45 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.59%) Freescale
2 17 (12.59%) EMC
2 17 (12.59%) NEC
2 17 (12.59%) Mentor Graphics
2 17 (12.59%) Fujitsu
2 17 (12.59%) Atmel
3 6 (4.44%) Oracle
4 2 (1.48%) Siebel
4 2 (1.48%) IBM
4 2 (1.48%) VMware
4 2 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.48%) Citrix
4 2 (1.48%) NetSuite
4 2 (1.48%) Telerik
4 2 (1.48%) Google
4 2 (1.48%) Red Gate
5 1 (0.74%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.74%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.74%) Sage
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Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: £28,695 - 37,394 per year + excellent benefits
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