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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 66 52 43
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -9
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 123 196 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.37% 5.50% 5.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.07% 33.68% 35.48%
Number of salaries quoted 108 179 153
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
511 582 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.01% 16.32% 15.69%
Number of salaries quoted 425 506 427
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 24 November 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 24 November 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 +11 53 £37,250 -0.66% 4
Northamptonshire +10 49 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Derbyshire -15 16 £38,000 -5.00% 1
Leicestershire -42 4 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 240 (85.11%) .NET
2 236 (83.69%) C#
3 214 (75.89%) SQL Server
4 167 (59.22%) ASP.NET
5 129 (45.74%) SQL
6 128 (45.39%) Microsoft
7 125 (44.33%) HTML
8 122 (43.26%) JavaScript
9 120 (42.55%) CSS
10 115 (40.78%) Agile Software Development
11 108 (38.30%) Team Foundation Server
12 105 (37.23%) MVC
13 103 (36.52%) .NET Framework
14 101 (35.82%) jQuery
15 84 (29.79%) Windows
16 79 (28.01%) SQL Server 2008
17 76 (26.95%) XML
18 75 (26.60%) WCF
19 63 (22.34%) WPF
20 62 (21.99%) VB.NET
21 59 (20.92%) Ajax
22 58 (20.57%) OO
23 55 (19.50%) T-SQL
24 54 (19.15%) ASP.NET MVC
25 52 (18.44%) Web Services
25 52 (18.44%) WinForms
26 51 (18.09%) HTML5
27 42 (14.89%) REST
27 42 (14.89%) SQL Server 2012
28 39 (13.83%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 34 (12.06%) SharePoint
2 24 (8.51%) IIS
3 21 (7.45%) CMS
4 14 (4.96%) SharePoint 2010
5 13 (4.61%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (1.42%) Lync
7 3 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.06%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.35%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 35 (12.41%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.61%) MS Office
3 11 (3.90%) InfoPath
4 4 (1.42%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.71%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.35%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 19 (6.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.06%) Line 500
3 2 (0.71%) Epicor Vantage
3 2 (0.71%) LabWindows
3 2 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.19%) Intranet
2 3 (1.06%) CTI
2 3 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (1.06%) LAN
2 3 (1.06%) WAN
3 2 (0.71%) Internet
4 1 (0.35%) HTTP
4 1 (0.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (75.89%) SQL Server
2 79 (28.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (14.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 35 (12.41%) Relational Database
5 31 (10.99%) SQL Server 2005
6 22 (7.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (6.74%) Crystal Reports
8 16 (5.67%) RDBMS
8 16 (5.67%) Oracle Database
9 13 (4.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (3.90%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (2.13%) MySQL
13 5 (1.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (1.42%) DTS
15 3 (1.06%) MongoDB
16 2 (0.71%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
16 2 (0.71%) Big Data
16 2 (0.71%) Informix
16 2 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 108 (38.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (6.03%) Subversion
3 14 (4.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 11 (3.90%) MSBuild
4 11 (3.90%) CruiseControl
5 9 (3.19%) TestComplete
6 6 (2.13%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.77%) Git (software)
8 4 (1.42%) WebDriver
8 4 (1.42%) Rhino Mocks
8 4 (1.42%) NUnit
8 4 (1.42%) Selenium
8 4 (1.42%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (1.06%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.71%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.35%) WatiN
11 1 (0.35%) JIRA
11 1 (0.35%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.35%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 29 (10.28%) Finance
2 6 (2.13%) Retail
3 5 (1.77%) Manufacturing
3 5 (1.77%) Games
4 4 (1.42%) Aerospace
4 4 (1.42%) Automotive
4 4 (1.42%) Law
5 3 (1.06%) Electronics
5 3 (1.06%) Marketing
6 2 (0.71%) Back Office
7 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 248 (87.94%) Developer
2 107 (37.94%) .NET Developer
3 81 (28.72%) C# Developer
4 79 (28.01%) Senior Developer
5 71 (25.18%) C# .NET Developer
6 48 (17.02%) Software Developer
7 38 (13.48%) Senior C# Developer
8 34 (12.06%) Senior .NET Developer
9 27 (9.57%) ASP.NET Developer
10 25 (8.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 22 (7.80%) Analyst
12 16 (5.67%) Software Engineer
13 15 (5.32%) SharePoint Developer
14 11 (3.90%) VB.NET Developer
14 11 (3.90%) Senior Software Developer
15 10 (3.55%) Applications Developer
15 10 (3.55%) Programmer
16 9 (3.19%) VB Developer
16 9 (3.19%) VB6 Developer
17 8 (2.84%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (85.11%) .NET
2 167 (59.22%) ASP.NET
3 125 (44.33%) HTML
4 120 (42.55%) CSS
5 103 (36.52%) .NET Framework
6 101 (35.82%) jQuery
7 76 (26.95%) XML
8 75 (26.60%) WCF
9 63 (22.34%) WPF
10 59 (20.92%) Ajax
11 54 (19.15%) ASP.NET MVC
12 52 (18.44%) WinForms
12 52 (18.44%) Web Services
13 51 (18.09%) HTML5
14 42 (14.89%) REST
15 36 (12.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 35 (12.41%) LINQ
17 34 (12.06%) Silverlight
18 30 (10.64%) JSON
19 27 (9.57%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.87%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.96%) Computer Science
4 12 (4.26%) Mathematics
5 11 (3.90%) N-Tier
6 9 (3.19%) Informatics
7 8 (2.84%) NHS
8 7 (2.48%) Mobile App
9 6 (2.13%) Open Source
10 5 (1.77%) User Experience
10 5 (1.77%) Physics
11 4 (1.42%) 3D Graphics
12 2 (0.71%) Clustering
12 2 (0.71%) MPEG
12 2 (0.71%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.71%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.71%) Device Driver
12 2 (0.71%) Social Media
12 2 (0.71%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.35%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 84 (29.79%) Windows
2 8 (2.84%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (2.84%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (2.48%) Linux
4 6 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (2.13%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.06%) Windows XP
5 3 (1.06%) Android
5 3 (1.06%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.71%) AIX
6 2 (0.71%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (40.78%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (37.23%) MVC
3 58 (20.57%) OO
4 39 (13.83%) Software Engineering
5 36 (12.77%) TDD
6 26 (9.22%) Workflow
7 24 (8.51%) Scrum
7 24 (8.51%) Mentoring
8 23 (8.16%) Performance Analysis
8 23 (8.16%) OOP
9 22 (7.80%) System Testing
10 21 (7.45%) CRM
10 21 (7.45%) Project Management
11 20 (7.09%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (7.09%) Coaching
12 19 (6.74%) Web Development
13 14 (4.96%) Data Validation
13 14 (4.96%) SOA
13 14 (4.96%) Validation
14 12 (4.26%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 236 (83.69%) C#
2 129 (45.74%) SQL
3 122 (43.26%) JavaScript
4 62 (21.99%) VB.NET
5 55 (19.50%) T-SQL
6 23 (8.16%) XPath
7 18 (6.38%) VB
8 10 (3.55%) VB6
9 8 (2.84%) XAML
9 8 (2.84%) PHP
10 6 (2.13%) C++
10 6 (2.13%) C
11 4 (1.42%) Java
11 4 (1.42%) VBA
12 3 (1.06%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.06%) VBScript
13 2 (0.71%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.35%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.35%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (13.12%) Degree
2 14 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (4.26%) MCSD
4 4 (1.42%) PhD
5 3 (1.06%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.71%) ISEB
6 2 (0.71%) MCAD
7 1 (0.35%) MCP
7 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.67%) QA
System Software
1 7 (2.48%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.71%) Firmware
2 2 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 128 (45.39%) Microsoft
2 31 (10.99%) Oracle
3 5 (1.77%) Sage
3 5 (1.77%) Facebook
4 4 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (1.42%) Siebel
4 4 (1.42%) NetSuite
5 3 (1.06%) Tableau
5 3 (1.06%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.06%) Telerik
5 3 (1.06%) Adobe
6 2 (0.71%) Remedy
6 2 (0.71%) Epicor
6 2 (0.71%) VMware
6 2 (0.71%) Twitter
7 1 (0.35%) Nintex
7 1 (0.35%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.35%) AccuRev
7 1 (0.35%) Google
7 1 (0.35%) Infragistics
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