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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 104 59 33
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -26
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 80 150 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.07% 4.06% 6.01%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.91% 27.57% 34.05%
Number of salaries quoted 77 132 164
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,600 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
575 544 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.90% 14.72% 17.64%
Number of salaries quoted 495 439 485
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 August 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 August 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 -23 23 £35,000 -20.45% 6
Nottinghamshire -32 23 £35,000 - 6
Northamptonshire -2 20 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Leicestershire -5 13 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 104 (70.27%) C#
2 86 (58.11%) .NET
3 75 (50.68%) SQL Server
4 67 (45.27%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (44.59%) SQL
6 59 (39.86%) ASP.NET
6 59 (39.86%) Software Engineering
7 56 (37.84%) JavaScript
7 56 (37.84%) Microsoft
8 52 (35.14%) Windows
9 51 (34.46%) HTML
10 47 (31.76%) C++
11 45 (30.41%) Degree
12 44 (29.73%) CSS
13 42 (28.38%) jQuery
14 39 (26.35%) MVC
15 34 (22.97%) Team Foundation Server
16 33 (22.30%) Computer Science
16 33 (22.30%) Analytical Skills
17 29 (19.59%) .NET Framework
17 29 (19.59%) Electronics
18 28 (18.92%) Mathematics
19 26 (17.57%) WCF
19 26 (17.57%) Scrum
20 22 (14.86%) C
20 22 (14.86%) ASP.NET MVC
21 21 (14.19%) VB.NET
21 21 (14.19%) WinForms
22 19 (12.84%) Web Services
22 19 (12.84%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 11 (7.43%) IIS
2 8 (5.41%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.05%) CMS
4 2 (1.35%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.35%) Lync
4 2 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.68%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.68%) Apache
5 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (9.46%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.73%) MS Office
3 5 (3.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.03%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (2.03%) MS Project
4 3 (2.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.05%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (2.03%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.35%) Office 365
3 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.03%) Intranet
2 1 (0.68%) DHCP
2 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.68%) DNS
2 1 (0.68%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (50.68%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (8.78%) Relational Database
4 12 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (6.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (6.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (3.38%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (3.38%) Hadoop
8 5 (3.38%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.70%) SQLite
10 2 (1.35%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.68%) SQLPlus
11 1 (0.68%) MySQL
11 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 34 (22.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (8.78%) Subversion
3 9 (6.08%) Git (software)
4 6 (4.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (4.05%) JIRA
5 5 (3.38%) TeamCity
6 4 (2.70%) Selenium
7 3 (2.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (2.03%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.03%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.35%) CppUnit
8 2 (1.35%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.68%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.68%) TestComplete
9 1 (0.68%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Developer 2000
9 1 (0.68%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.68%) NUnit
9 1 (0.68%) CruiseControl
General
1 29 (19.59%) Electronics
2 15 (10.14%) Automotive
3 9 (6.08%) Finance
4 5 (3.38%) Publishing
5 3 (2.03%) Games
5 3 (2.03%) Marketing
5 3 (2.03%) French Language
5 3 (2.03%) German Language
5 3 (2.03%) Italian Language
5 3 (2.03%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.35%) Legal
7 1 (0.68%) Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 87 (58.78%) Developer
2 29 (19.59%) Software Engineer
3 27 (18.24%) .NET Developer
4 22 (14.86%) C# Developer
4 22 (14.86%) Software Developer
5 18 (12.16%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (10.81%) C++ Software Engineer
7 15 (10.14%) Design Engineer
7 15 (10.14%) Electronics Engineer
8 14 (9.46%) Hardware Engineer
9 11 (7.43%) ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (6.76%) Junior
10 10 (6.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (6.08%) Senior Developer
12 7 (4.73%) Applications Developer
12 7 (4.73%) Graduate
12 7 (4.73%) Analyst
13 6 (4.05%) Web Developer
13 6 (4.05%) Junior Developer
13 6 (4.05%) Cognos Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (58.11%) .NET
2 59 (39.86%) ASP.NET
3 51 (34.46%) HTML
4 44 (29.73%) CSS
5 42 (28.38%) jQuery
6 29 (19.59%) .NET Framework
7 26 (17.57%) WCF
8 22 (14.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (14.19%) WinForms
10 19 (12.84%) WPF
10 19 (12.84%) Web Services
10 19 (12.84%) XML
11 17 (11.49%) LINQ
12 15 (10.14%) Entity Framework
13 14 (9.46%) SOAP
14 12 (8.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 9 (6.08%) HTML5
15 9 (6.08%) REST
16 8 (5.41%) JSON
16 8 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 33 (22.30%) Computer Science
1 33 (22.30%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (18.92%) Mathematics
3 17 (11.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 16 (10.81%) Physics
5 14 (9.46%) Telematics
5 14 (9.46%) Embedded Systems
6 11 (7.43%) Artificial Intelligence
7 8 (5.41%) Blog
8 4 (2.70%) GIS
8 4 (2.70%) N-Tier
8 4 (2.70%) User Experience
8 4 (2.70%) Algorithms
9 3 (2.03%) AS400
9 3 (2.03%) Credit Risk
9 3 (2.03%) iSeries
10 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.68%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.68%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.68%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 52 (35.14%) Windows
2 19 (12.84%) Linux
3 6 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.70%) UNIX
5 3 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.68%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (45.27%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (39.86%) Software Engineering
3 39 (26.35%) MVC
4 26 (17.57%) Scrum
5 18 (12.16%) OO
6 16 (10.81%) TDD
6 16 (10.81%) Image Processing
6 16 (10.81%) SDLC
7 15 (10.14%) Validation
8 12 (8.11%) Pattern Recognition
9 11 (7.43%) Test Scripting
9 11 (7.43%) OOP
10 9 (6.08%) Multithreading
11 7 (4.73%) Unit Testing
11 7 (4.73%) Software Testing
12 6 (4.05%) Web Development
12 6 (4.05%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (4.05%) User Stories
13 5 (3.38%) MVVM
13 5 (3.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 104 (70.27%) C#
2 66 (44.59%) SQL
3 56 (37.84%) JavaScript
4 47 (31.76%) C++
5 22 (14.86%) C
6 21 (14.19%) VB.NET
7 16 (10.81%) T-SQL
8 15 (10.14%) Embedded C
9 14 (9.46%) Embedded C++
9 14 (9.46%) Python
10 13 (8.78%) Java
11 7 (4.73%) VB
12 6 (4.05%) PHP
13 3 (2.03%) VB6
14 2 (1.35%) R
15 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.68%) Perl
15 1 (0.68%) VC++
15 1 (0.68%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.68%) XAML
Qualifications
1 45 (30.41%) Degree
2 16 (10.81%) PhD
3 4 (2.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.68%) MCSD
4 1 (0.68%) ISEB
4 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.11%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.68%) TickIT
2 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (10.14%) Firmware
2 3 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 56 (37.84%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.14%) EMC
2 15 (10.14%) NEC
2 15 (10.14%) Mentor Graphics
2 15 (10.14%) Fujitsu
2 15 (10.14%) Atmel
2 15 (10.14%) Freescale
3 6 (4.05%) Oracle
3 6 (4.05%) Cognos
4 4 (2.70%) IBM
5 3 (2.03%) VMware
6 2 (1.35%) NetSuite
6 2 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.35%) Siebel
6 2 (1.35%) Citrix
7 1 (0.68%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.68%) Telerik
7 1 (0.68%) Xamarin
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