The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
UK / England
Rank 142 134 114
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -20
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 1730 2265 2602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.22% 2.43% 2.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.53% 13.63% 16.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1555 1987 2301
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,700
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
15001 16612 15969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 19.28% 17.82% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 12922 14389 13588
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,774 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in England

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the England region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in England

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in England

Visual Studio
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -8 464 £55,000 +4.76% 54
South East +24 452 £45,000 - 58
East of England -1 179 £40,000 -5.88% 28
Yorkshire -20 158 £40,000 +5.26% 20
North West -27 152 £37,500 - 31
South West -28 126 £40,000 +6.66% 20
West Midlands +9 121 £45,000 +20.00% 17
East Midlands -3 75 £40,000 - 17
North East -43 2 £40,000 - 2
Visual Studio
UK

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 2942 (78.75%) C#
2 2880 (77.09%) .NET
3 2204 (58.99%) SQL Server
4 1921 (51.42%) ASP.NET
5 1769 (47.35%) SQL
6 1730 (46.31%) JavaScript
7 1706 (45.66%) Agile Software Development
8 1659 (44.41%) Microsoft
9 1628 (43.58%) HTML
10 1497 (40.07%) MVC
11 1357 (36.32%) CSS
12 1014 (27.14%) Team Foundation Server
13 932 (24.95%) .NET Framework
14 916 (24.52%) ASP.NET MVC
15 889 (23.80%) jQuery
16 703 (18.82%) TDD
17 696 (18.63%) XML
18 686 (18.36%) Web Development
19 684 (18.31%) Finance
20 671 (17.96%) Scrum
21 666 (17.83%) Web Services
22 646 (17.29%) HTML5
23 636 (17.02%) Windows
24 606 (16.22%) Degree
25 598 (16.01%) Software Engineering
26 589 (15.77%) WCF
26 589 (15.77%) T-SQL
26 589 (15.77%) MS Excel
27 544 (14.56%) SDLC
28 513 (13.73%) Entity Framework

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 426 (11.40%) SharePoint
2 297 (7.95%) CMS
3 292 (7.82%) IIS
4 129 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
5 98 (2.62%) SharePoint 2013
6 89 (2.38%) Umbraco
7 77 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
8 43 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
9 42 (1.12%) WebSphere
10 36 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
11 33 (0.88%) NServiceBus
12 29 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
13 28 (0.75%) Apache
14 27 (0.72%) MS Exchange
15 19 (0.51%) Tomcat
16 17 (0.46%) WordPress
17 16 (0.43%) Commerce Server
18 14 (0.37%) Confluence
19 12 (0.32%) Jetty
20 11 (0.29%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 589 (15.77%) MS Excel
2 130 (3.48%) MS Office
3 39 (1.04%) Photoshop
4 19 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
5 18 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (0.48%) MS Visio
6 16 (0.43%) InfoPath
7 12 (0.32%) InDesign
8 9 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 8 (0.21%) 3ds Max
9 8 (0.21%) Maya
10 6 (0.16%) MicroStation
11 5 (0.13%) Mingle
12 2 (0.054%) MS Project
13 1 (0.027%) Doxygen
13 1 (0.027%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.027%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 145 (3.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.27%) SAP CRM
4 8 (0.21%) Maximo
5 5 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 5 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
5 5 (0.13%) Magento
5 5 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.11%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
7 3 (0.080%) Infor CRM
7 3 (0.080%) Line 500
7 3 (0.080%) Payment Gateway
7 3 (0.080%) Sage 1000
7 3 (0.080%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.054%) Adobe Campaign
8 2 (0.054%) Eloqua
8 2 (0.054%) nopCommerce
8 2 (0.054%) Towers Watson Igloo
8 2 (0.054%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 441 (11.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 127 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
3 69 (1.85%) SaaS
4 47 (1.26%) Office 365
5 44 (1.18%) PaaS
6 42 (1.12%) GitHub
7 27 (0.72%) IaaS
8 12 (0.32%) Dropbox
8 12 (0.32%) G Suite
8 12 (0.32%) Slack
9 11 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
10 10 (0.27%) Data Lake Analytics
11 9 (0.24%) Basecamp
11 9 (0.24%) Trello
12 8 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 4 (0.11%) Azure Machine Learning
13 4 (0.11%) Google Analytics
13 4 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 3 (0.080%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 156 (4.18%) Intranet
2 139 (3.72%) Internet
3 57 (1.53%) HTTP
4 32 (0.86%) DNS
5 31 (0.83%) TCP/IP
6 16 (0.43%) SSL
7 15 (0.40%) Ethernet
8 14 (0.37%) DHCP
8 14 (0.37%) Extranet
9 13 (0.35%) Firewall
10 12 (0.32%) SMTP
11 11 (0.29%) RS-232
12 10 (0.27%) WAN
12 10 (0.27%) Wireless
13 8 (0.21%) RS-485
14 7 (0.19%) NFC
14 7 (0.19%) Wireshark
15 6 (0.16%) LAN
15 6 (0.16%) SMS
16 5 (0.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2204 (58.99%) SQL Server
2 465 (12.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 435 (11.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 388 (10.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 344 (9.21%) SQL Server 2012
6 227 (6.08%) Relational Database
7 190 (5.09%) SQL Server 2014
8 177 (4.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 143 (3.83%) Data Warehouse
10 140 (3.75%) SQL Server 2005
11 133 (3.56%) MySQL
12 76 (2.03%) MongoDB
13 71 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
14 64 (1.71%) NoSQL
15 57 (1.53%) Power BI
16 55 (1.47%) SQL Server 2000
17 52 (1.39%) Azure SQL Database
18 50 (1.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 50 (1.34%) OLAP
19 48 (1.28%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1014 (27.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 413 (11.05%) Git (software)
3 232 (6.21%) Subversion
4 202 (5.41%) Selenium
5 151 (4.04%) JIRA
6 138 (3.69%) NUnit
7 118 (3.16%) SpecFlow
8 97 (2.60%) TeamCity
9 82 (2.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 75 (2.01%) Visual Studio Team System
11 73 (1.95%) Jenkins
12 63 (1.69%) JMeter
12 63 (1.69%) Moq
13 60 (1.61%) WebDriver
14 59 (1.58%) MSTest
15 56 (1.50%) Eclipse
16 53 (1.42%) LoadRunner
17 48 (1.28%) ReSharper
18 47 (1.26%) Cucumber
19 46 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 684 (18.31%) Finance
2 134 (3.59%) Banking
3 111 (2.97%) Retail
4 110 (2.94%) Marketing
5 96 (2.57%) Advertising
6 83 (2.22%) Games
7 77 (2.06%) Telecoms
8 67 (1.79%) Legal
9 66 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
10 48 (1.28%) Manufacturing
11 46 (1.23%) Law
12 41 (1.10%) Electronics
13 37 (0.99%) Publishing
14 34 (0.91%) Aerospace
15 22 (0.59%) Automotive
15 22 (0.59%) Back Office
15 22 (0.59%) Investment Banking
16 19 (0.51%) Military
17 17 (0.46%) Financial Institution
18 16 (0.43%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2720 (72.81%) Developer
2 1496 (40.04%) .NET Developer
3 1339 (35.84%) C# Developer
4 999 (26.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 515 (13.78%) ASP.NET Developer
6 494 (13.22%) Software Developer
7 447 (11.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 434 (11.62%) Senior Developer
9 352 (9.42%) SQL Developer
10 328 (8.78%) Web Developer
11 320 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 301 (8.06%) .NET Software Developer
13 278 (7.44%) Analyst
14 266 (7.12%) Software Engineer
15 264 (7.07%) Senior .NET Developer
16 249 (6.66%) C# Software Developer
17 228 (6.10%) Senior C# Developer
18 181 (4.84%) Senior C# .NET Developer
19 165 (4.42%) .NET Web Developer
20 159 (4.26%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2880 (77.09%) .NET
2 1921 (51.42%) ASP.NET
3 1628 (43.58%) HTML
4 1357 (36.32%) CSS
5 932 (24.95%) .NET Framework
6 916 (24.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 889 (23.80%) jQuery
8 696 (18.63%) XML
9 666 (17.83%) Web Services
10 646 (17.29%) HTML5
11 589 (15.77%) WCF
12 513 (13.73%) Entity Framework
13 502 (13.44%) AngularJS
14 440 (11.78%) ASP.NET Web API
15 336 (8.99%) CSS3
16 323 (8.65%) Ajax
17 295 (7.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 285 (7.63%) WPF
19 267 (7.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 246 (6.58%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 367 (9.82%) Computer Science
2 263 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
3 225 (6.02%) User Experience
4 177 (4.74%) Mobile App
5 123 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
6 116 (3.10%) Mathematics
7 93 (2.49%) iPad
8 61 (1.63%) Algorithms
9 50 (1.34%) Client/Server
10 49 (1.31%) PMI
11 47 (1.26%) Physics
12 44 (1.18%) Management Information System
13 43 (1.15%) Inversion of Control
13 43 (1.15%) N-Tier
14 42 (1.12%) W3C
15 30 (0.80%) Data Integration
16 28 (0.75%) Biotechnology
17 26 (0.70%) Clustering
17 26 (0.70%) Fintech
18 22 (0.59%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 636 (17.02%) Windows
2 119 (3.19%) Linux
3 101 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 83 (2.22%) Android
5 81 (2.17%) Windows Server
6 47 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (0.99%) Unix
7 37 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (0.83%) Windows 8
9 22 (0.59%) Windows Phone
10 21 (0.56%) Windows XP
11 20 (0.54%) Windows 7
12 19 (0.51%) Windows 10
13 14 (0.37%) Mac OS X
14 12 (0.32%) CentOS
14 12 (0.32%) Mac OS
15 9 (0.24%) Windows Phone 8
16 8 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 7 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
18 6 (0.16%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1706 (45.66%) Agile Software Development
2 1497 (40.07%) MVC
3 703 (18.82%) TDD
4 686 (18.36%) Web Development
5 671 (17.96%) Scrum
6 598 (16.01%) Software Engineering
7 544 (14.56%) SDLC
8 489 (13.09%) OO
9 439 (11.75%) Unit Testing
10 283 (7.57%) OOD
11 275 (7.36%) Continuous Integration
12 249 (6.66%) Business Intelligence
13 213 (5.70%) CRM
14 191 (5.11%) SOA
15 190 (5.09%) Mentoring
16 183 (4.90%) BDD
16 183 (4.90%) Test Scripting
17 174 (4.66%) UML
18 171 (4.58%) ITIL
19 160 (4.28%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 2942 (78.75%) C#
2 1769 (47.35%) SQL
3 1730 (46.31%) JavaScript
4 589 (15.77%) T-SQL
5 394 (10.55%) C++
6 359 (9.61%) VB.NET
7 258 (6.91%) Java
8 185 (4.95%) PowerShell
9 181 (4.84%) VB
10 154 (4.12%) C
11 134 (3.59%) XPath
12 104 (2.78%) PHP
13 59 (1.58%) Python
13 59 (1.58%) VBA
14 56 (1.50%) R
15 51 (1.37%) VB6
16 43 (1.15%) PL/SQL
17 42 (1.12%) TypeScript
18 34 (0.91%) Scala
19 33 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 606 (16.22%) Degree
2 124 (3.32%) Security Cleared
3 119 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 87 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 86 (2.30%) ISEB
6 62 (1.66%) ISTQB
7 49 (1.31%) PMI Certification
8 45 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 15 (0.40%) MCP
9 15 (0.40%) PhD
10 14 (0.37%) MCTS
11 12 (0.32%) MCITP
11 12 (0.32%) MCSD
12 10 (0.27%) MCSE
13 6 (0.16%) HND
13 6 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 4 (0.11%) Postgraduate
16 3 (0.080%) DV Cleared
16 3 (0.080%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 373 (9.98%) QA
2 12 (0.32%) Data Quality
3 11 (0.29%) ISO 9001
4 10 (0.27%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.27%) SLA
5 9 (0.24%) HL7
6 6 (0.16%) TickIT
6 6 (0.16%) WCAG
7 5 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.080%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.054%) MISRA
9 2 (0.054%) MISRA C
10 1 (0.027%) IEC 61508
10 1 (0.027%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.027%) ISO13485
10 1 (0.027%) ISO20022
10 1 (0.027%) ISO27005
10 1 (0.027%) SDET
10 1 (0.027%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.027%) WAI
System Software
1 83 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 48 (1.28%) Docker
3 32 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
5 17 (0.46%) Firmware
6 13 (0.35%) Hyper-V
7 7 (0.19%) vSphere
8 5 (0.13%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.11%) XenApp
10 3 (0.080%) Terminal Server
10 3 (0.080%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.054%) KVM
11 2 (0.054%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 25 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (0.48%) Puppet
3 16 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.21%) Control-M
5 7 (0.19%) SCCM
6 6 (0.16%) Tivoli
6 6 (0.16%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 5 (0.13%) Ansible
7 5 (0.13%) Perfmon
8 4 (0.11%) Kibana
8 4 (0.11%) logstash
8 4 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (0.11%) SCOM
9 3 (0.080%) Casper Suite
9 3 (0.080%) cPanel
9 3 (0.080%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.054%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 2 (0.054%) TeamSite
11 1 (0.027%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.027%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1659 (44.41%) Microsoft
2 234 (6.26%) Oracle
3 125 (3.35%) EPiServer
4 56 (1.50%) Adobe
5 52 (1.39%) Tableau
6 51 (1.37%) IBM
7 47 (1.26%) HP
8 42 (1.12%) Sitecore
9 41 (1.10%) Google
10 40 (1.07%) Xamarin
11 36 (0.96%) SAP
12 32 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
12 32 (0.86%) VMware
13 29 (0.78%) Telerik
14 23 (0.62%) DevExpress
15 16 (0.43%) Citrix
15 16 (0.43%) Twitter
16 15 (0.40%) MobileIron
17 14 (0.37%) Informatica
17 14 (0.37%) Red Hat
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Training, Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Shipley, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits including Private Medical, Pension,
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 45-55k
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nantwich, Cheshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum £35,000 - £40,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 50-55k
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £44000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Excellent Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k dep. on experience
Posted: Yesterday