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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 68 45 36
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -9
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 133 171 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.63% 5.21% 5.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.95% 32.76% 38.20%
Number of salaries quoted 115 155 163
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
533 522 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.54% 15.91% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 430 448 430
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £47,500 £45,900
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -3 50 £38,750 +3.33% 5
Derbyshire +2 35 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Northamptonshire -5 30 £37,500 -14.77% 1
Leicestershire -44 11 £40,000 +5.26% 2
Lincolnshire -2 2 £30,000 -3.22%
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 270 (82.82%) C#
2 269 (82.52%) .NET
3 229 (70.25%) SQL Server
4 172 (52.76%) ASP.NET
5 159 (48.77%) Microsoft
6 140 (42.94%) SQL
7 131 (40.18%) Agile Software Development
8 130 (39.88%) JavaScript
9 125 (38.34%) HTML
10 123 (37.73%) CSS
11 115 (35.28%) MVC
12 111 (34.05%) .NET Framework
13 109 (33.44%) jQuery
14 103 (31.60%) Team Foundation Server
15 95 (29.14%) Windows
16 86 (26.38%) XML
17 80 (24.54%) SQL Server 2008
18 73 (22.39%) WCF
19 70 (21.47%) ASP.NET MVC
20 69 (21.17%) WPF
21 68 (20.86%) Web Services
22 57 (17.48%) OO
23 56 (17.18%) LINQ
24 53 (16.26%) T-SQL
25 52 (15.95%) Ajax
26 51 (15.64%) Software Engineering
26 51 (15.64%) REST
27 49 (15.03%) Relational Database
28 46 (14.11%) WinForms
29 44 (13.50%) SQL Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 39 (11.96%) SharePoint
2 26 (7.98%) IIS
3 22 (6.75%) CMS
4 9 (2.76%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (2.45%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (2.15%) MS Exchange
7 5 (1.53%) Lync
8 3 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.92%) WordPress
9 2 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.31%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.31%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.31%) PrestaShop
Applications
1 42 (12.88%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.99%) MS Office
3 6 (1.84%) InfoPath
3 6 (1.84%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.31%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 31 (9.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.23%) Line 500
3 2 (0.61%) Epicor Vantage
3 2 (0.61%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.31%) SalesLogix
4 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.23%) PaaS
1 4 (1.23%) IaaS
2 2 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.15%) LAN
1 7 (2.15%) WAN
2 5 (1.53%) Intranet
3 4 (1.23%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (1.23%) SAN
3 4 (1.23%) CTI
4 3 (0.92%) Internet
4 3 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.31%) DNS
5 1 (0.31%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 229 (70.25%) SQL Server
2 80 (24.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 49 (15.03%) Relational Database
4 44 (13.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 28 (8.59%) Crystal Reports
6 27 (8.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 26 (7.98%) Oracle Database
8 23 (7.06%) RDBMS
9 19 (5.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (3.37%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (1.53%) DTS
13 5 (1.53%) MySQL
14 4 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
15 3 (0.92%) MongoDB
16 2 (0.61%) Hadoop
16 2 (0.61%) SQLite
16 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 2 (0.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 103 (31.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (6.13%) Subversion
3 19 (5.83%) Eclipse
4 18 (5.52%) NUnit
4 18 (5.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 12 (3.68%) CruiseControl
6 10 (3.07%) MSBuild
7 9 (2.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 9 (2.76%) TestComplete
8 7 (2.15%) JIRA
9 6 (1.84%) Rhino Mocks
10 5 (1.53%) Git (software)
11 4 (1.23%) WebDriver
11 4 (1.23%) Selenium
12 3 (0.92%) Visual Studio Team System
13 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Blend
13 2 (0.61%) WinDbg
13 2 (0.61%) SpecFlow
13 2 (0.61%) ReSharper
13 2 (0.61%) Dreamweaver
General
1 13 (3.99%) Finance
2 12 (3.68%) Manufacturing
3 9 (2.76%) Games
4 8 (2.45%) Marketing
4 8 (2.45%) Electronics
5 7 (2.15%) Retail
6 6 (1.84%) Aerospace
6 6 (1.84%) Automotive
7 4 (1.23%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.61%) Law
9 1 (0.31%) Billing
9 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 273 (83.74%) Developer
2 124 (38.04%) .NET Developer
3 90 (27.61%) C# Developer
4 81 (24.85%) Senior Developer
5 74 (22.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 44 (13.50%) Software Developer
7 38 (11.66%) Senior .NET Developer
8 31 (9.51%) Senior C# Developer
8 31 (9.51%) ASP.NET Developer
9 29 (8.90%) Software Engineer
10 27 (8.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 22 (6.75%) Web Developer
12 20 (6.13%) CRM Developer
13 19 (5.83%) Analyst
14 14 (4.29%) Applications Developer
15 13 (3.99%) Programmer
15 13 (3.99%) C# Software Developer
15 13 (3.99%) Senior Software Developer
15 13 (3.99%) Senior Software Engineer
15 13 (3.99%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 269 (82.52%) .NET
2 172 (52.76%) ASP.NET
3 125 (38.34%) HTML
4 123 (37.73%) CSS
5 111 (34.05%) .NET Framework
6 109 (33.44%) jQuery
7 86 (26.38%) XML
8 73 (22.39%) WCF
9 70 (21.47%) ASP.NET MVC
10 69 (21.17%) WPF
11 68 (20.86%) Web Services
12 56 (17.18%) LINQ
13 52 (15.95%) Ajax
14 51 (15.64%) REST
15 46 (14.11%) WinForms
16 42 (12.88%) HTML5
17 40 (12.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 35 (10.74%) XSLT
19 33 (10.12%) Silverlight
20 28 (8.59%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (6.13%) Computer Science
2 20 (6.13%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (5.21%) Mathematics
4 11 (3.37%) Physics
5 10 (3.07%) Algorithms
5 10 (3.07%) Device Driver
6 6 (1.84%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.84%) User Experience
6 6 (1.84%) Informatics
6 6 (1.84%) 3D Graphics
7 5 (1.53%) NHS
7 5 (1.53%) Open Source
8 4 (1.23%) iPhone
8 4 (1.23%) Clustering
9 3 (0.92%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.92%) Social Media
10 2 (0.61%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.61%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.61%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 95 (29.14%) Windows
2 10 (3.07%) Linux
3 7 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (1.84%) Windows 7
4 6 (1.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.23%) UNIX
5 4 (1.23%) HPUX
6 3 (0.92%) Windows XP
6 3 (0.92%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.61%) Android
7 2 (0.61%) Windows Vista
7 2 (0.61%) AIX
8 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (40.18%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (35.28%) MVC
3 57 (17.48%) OO
4 51 (15.64%) Software Engineering
5 36 (11.04%) TDD
5 36 (11.04%) CRM
6 30 (9.20%) Scrum
6 30 (9.20%) OOP
7 28 (8.59%) Workflow
8 25 (7.67%) Performance Analysis
8 25 (7.67%) System Testing
9 23 (7.06%) Project Management
10 19 (5.83%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (5.52%) UML
12 16 (4.91%) Web Development
13 15 (4.60%) Test Scripting
13 15 (4.60%) MVVM
14 14 (4.29%) OOD
15 12 (3.68%) SOA
16 11 (3.37%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 270 (82.82%) C#
2 140 (42.94%) SQL
3 130 (39.88%) JavaScript
4 53 (16.26%) T-SQL
5 42 (12.88%) VB.NET
6 25 (7.67%) XPath
7 24 (7.36%) C++
8 17 (5.21%) VB
9 13 (3.99%) VB6
10 9 (2.76%) C
11 7 (2.15%) Java
12 6 (1.84%) PHP
13 4 (1.23%) VBScript
14 2 (0.61%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.61%) Assembly Language
14 2 (0.61%) XAML
15 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.31%) Delphi
15 1 (0.31%) VBA
15 1 (0.31%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 42 (12.88%) Degree
2 10 (3.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (3.07%) MCSD
3 9 (2.76%) PhD
4 5 (1.53%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.23%) ISEB
6 2 (0.61%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.61%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.31%) MCAD
7 1 (0.31%) MCPD
7 1 (0.31%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.29%) QA
System Software
1 9 (2.76%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.23%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 159 (48.77%) Microsoft
2 38 (11.66%) Oracle
3 7 (2.15%) Perforce
4 6 (1.84%) NetSuite
4 6 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (1.84%) Siebel
5 5 (1.53%) HP
5 5 (1.53%) Telerik
6 4 (1.23%) Facebook
6 4 (1.23%) Apple
6 4 (1.23%) Sage
6 4 (1.23%) Cisco
6 4 (1.23%) Adobe
7 3 (0.92%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.61%) DevExpress
8 2 (0.61%) Twitter
8 2 (0.61%) VMware
8 2 (0.61%) Epicor
8 2 (0.61%) SAP
9 1 (0.31%) Infragistics
Nottingham
Lewis Paige
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wigston, Leicestershire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Dollar Financial UK
Salary: From £42,000 to £48,000 per annum pension, healthcare, free parking
Posted: 22 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £27000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newark, Nottinghamshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TDX Group
Salary: Competitive basic, plus up to 20% bonus, pension and private healthcar
Posted: 19 days ago