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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 138 115 105
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -10
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 2236 2576 3073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.42% 2.59% 2.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.31% 15.54% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2013 2220 2686
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Visual Studio
UK

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
16801 16573 18172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.22% 16.66% 16.34%
Number of salaries quoted 14652 13958 15351
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 £34,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 May 2016.

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 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -15 642 £50,000 - 69
South East +1 571 £43,000 -0.14% 42
Yorkshire -3 246 £37,500 -6.25% 44
East of England +14 197 £42,500 +7.59% 20
South West +11 179 £37,500 +7.14% 31
North West -19 138 £37,500 -6.25% 40
West Midlands -60 132 £35,000 -12.50% 31
East Midlands +38 113 £38,500 +10.00% 14
North East -35 15 £35,000 - 4
Visual Studio
UK

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 3531 (77.43%) C#
2 3409 (74.76%) .NET
3 2683 (58.84%) SQL Server
4 2230 (48.90%) SQL
5 2179 (47.79%) ASP.NET
6 2065 (45.29%) JavaScript
7 1956 (42.89%) Microsoft
8 1945 (42.65%) HTML
9 1820 (39.91%) Agile Software Development
10 1724 (37.81%) MVC
11 1680 (36.84%) CSS
12 1380 (30.26%) Team Foundation Server
13 1297 (28.44%) jQuery
14 1103 (24.19%) .NET Framework
15 985 (21.60%) Windows
16 959 (21.03%) ASP.NET MVC
17 935 (20.50%) Finance
18 914 (20.04%) Degree
19 858 (18.82%) XML
20 848 (18.60%) WCF
21 823 (18.05%) Web Services
22 796 (17.46%) Web Development
23 792 (17.37%) T-SQL
24 772 (16.93%) Software Engineering
25 755 (16.56%) MS Excel
26 726 (15.92%) OO
27 721 (15.81%) HTML5
28 663 (14.54%) VB.NET
29 637 (13.97%) Scrum
30 620 (13.60%) TDD

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
1 451 (9.89%) SharePoint
2 434 (9.52%) IIS
3 189 (4.14%) CMS
4 133 (2.92%) SharePoint 2010
5 124 (2.72%) BizTalk Server
6 119 (2.61%) SharePoint 2013
7 90 (1.97%) Node.js
8 85 (1.86%) Umbraco
9 33 (0.72%) Apache
10 26 (0.57%) MS Exchange
10 26 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
11 25 (0.55%) Drupal
11 25 (0.55%) Skype for Business
12 24 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
13 18 (0.39%) WordPress
14 17 (0.37%) SAS
15 13 (0.29%) Confluence
16 12 (0.26%) Orchard CMS
17 11 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
17 11 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 755 (16.56%) MS Excel
2 176 (3.86%) MS Office
3 61 (1.34%) Photoshop
4 43 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 29 (0.64%) MS Visio
6 28 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
7 21 (0.46%) InfoPath
8 17 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
9 14 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 13 (0.29%) MS Project
11 11 (0.24%) 3ds Max
12 10 (0.22%) Abaqus
12 10 (0.22%) NASTRAN
12 10 (0.22%) SOLIDWORKS
13 9 (0.20%) Fireworks
13 9 (0.20%) Mingle
14 8 (0.18%) SPSS
15 6 (0.13%) Maya
16 3 (0.066%) GIMP
16 3 (0.066%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 118 (2.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 50 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
3 35 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 23 (0.50%) Visualfiles
5 17 (0.37%) SAP Business One
6 15 (0.33%) SDL Web 8
7 14 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
8 7 (0.15%) Magento
8 7 (0.15%) Maximo
8 7 (0.15%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 7 (0.15%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 6 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
9 6 (0.13%) FastStats PeopleStage
9 6 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
9 6 (0.13%) Shopify
9 6 (0.13%) Unica
10 5 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
11 4 (0.088%) Front Arena
11 4 (0.088%) LabWindows
12 3 (0.066%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 295 (6.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 111 (2.43%) Amazon AWS
3 96 (2.11%) SaaS
4 61 (1.34%) GitHub
5 44 (0.96%) Office 365
6 24 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
7 19 (0.42%) Google Analytics
8 13 (0.29%) Heroku
9 12 (0.26%) PaaS
10 7 (0.15%) IaaS
10 7 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 7 (0.15%) Yammer
11 6 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 5 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (0.11%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.066%) Force.com
13 3 (0.066%) iTunes
13 3 (0.066%) OneDrive
14 2 (0.044%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 131 (2.87%) Internet
2 87 (1.91%) Intranet
3 83 (1.82%) HTTP
3 83 (1.82%) TCP/IP
4 45 (0.99%) DNS
5 41 (0.90%) Firewall
6 27 (0.59%) SSL
7 22 (0.48%) Extranet
8 13 (0.29%) 3G
8 13 (0.29%) VoIP
9 11 (0.24%) LDAP
10 10 (0.22%) SNMP
11 9 (0.20%) HTTPS
11 9 (0.20%) SMTP
12 8 (0.18%) Ethernet
12 8 (0.18%) SAN
13 7 (0.15%) DHCP
13 7 (0.15%) RS-232
14 6 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
14 6 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2683 (58.84%) SQL Server
2 586 (12.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 469 (10.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 462 (10.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 394 (8.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 293 (6.43%) Relational Database
7 208 (4.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 145 (3.18%) SQL Server 2014
9 144 (3.16%) MySQL
10 141 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
11 97 (2.13%) Oracle Database
12 79 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
13 72 (1.58%) SSDT
14 69 (1.51%) NoSQL
15 61 (1.34%) RDBMS
16 54 (1.18%) MongoDB
17 44 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
18 40 (0.88%) SQLite
19 36 (0.79%) Azure SQL Database
20 35 (0.77%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1380 (30.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 328 (7.19%) Subversion
3 283 (6.21%) NUnit
4 272 (5.96%) Git (software)
5 237 (5.20%) Selenium
6 154 (3.38%) JIRA
7 140 (3.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 106 (2.32%) SpecFlow
8 106 (2.32%) TeamCity
9 100 (2.19%) ReSharper
10 92 (2.02%) Eclipse
11 82 (1.80%) Rhino Mocks
12 79 (1.73%) Moq
13 66 (1.45%) WebDriver
14 64 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
14 64 (1.40%) SoapUI
15 59 (1.29%) Jenkins
16 58 (1.27%) Jasmine
17 54 (1.18%) MSBuild
18 52 (1.14%) MSTest
General
1 935 (20.50%) Finance
2 187 (4.10%) Banking
3 171 (3.75%) Telecoms
4 147 (3.22%) Games
5 130 (2.85%) Retail
6 127 (2.79%) Marketing
7 103 (2.26%) Law
8 86 (1.89%) Manufacturing
9 84 (1.84%) Electronics
10 76 (1.67%) Automotive
11 72 (1.58%) Legal
12 70 (1.54%) Advertising
13 53 (1.16%) Aerospace
14 44 (0.96%) Back Office
15 42 (0.92%) Front Office
16 35 (0.77%) Investment Banking
17 29 (0.64%) Publishing
18 27 (0.59%) Military
19 25 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
20 24 (0.53%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3441 (75.46%) Developer
2 1732 (37.98%) .NET Developer
3 1650 (36.18%) C# Developer
4 1141 (25.02%) C# .NET Developer
5 654 (14.34%) Software Developer
6 641 (14.06%) ASP.NET Developer
7 559 (12.26%) SQL Developer
8 534 (11.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 505 (11.07%) Senior Developer
10 458 (10.04%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 429 (9.41%) C# Software Developer
12 380 (8.33%) Web Developer
13 356 (7.81%) Software Engineer
14 330 (7.24%) Analyst
15 320 (7.02%) .NET Software Developer
16 255 (5.59%) JavaScript Developer
17 249 (5.46%) Senior .NET Developer
18 245 (5.37%) Senior C# Developer
19 189 (4.14%) Junior
20 187 (4.10%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3409 (74.76%) .NET
2 2179 (47.79%) ASP.NET
3 1945 (42.65%) HTML
4 1680 (36.84%) CSS
5 1297 (28.44%) jQuery
6 1103 (24.19%) .NET Framework
7 959 (21.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 858 (18.82%) XML
9 848 (18.60%) WCF
10 823 (18.05%) Web Services
11 721 (15.81%) HTML5
12 559 (12.26%) Entity Framework
13 507 (11.12%) AngularJS
14 478 (10.48%) Ajax
15 434 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
16 417 (9.14%) CSS3
17 379 (8.31%) WPF
18 357 (7.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 354 (7.76%) LINQ
20 334 (7.32%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 489 (10.72%) Computer Science
2 285 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 192 (4.21%) Mathematics
4 191 (4.19%) User Experience
5 185 (4.06%) Mobile App
6 134 (2.94%) N-Tier
7 114 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
8 86 (1.89%) Client/Server
9 85 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
10 74 (1.62%) Algorithms
11 50 (1.10%) Management Information System
12 47 (1.03%) iPad
13 46 (1.01%) Physics
14 43 (0.94%) Visualisation
15 32 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 31 (0.68%) Blackberry
16 31 (0.68%) Reinsurance
16 31 (0.68%) W3C
17 26 (0.57%) Data Integration
18 24 (0.53%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 985 (21.60%) Windows
2 203 (4.45%) Windows Server
3 198 (4.34%) Linux
4 96 (2.11%) Apple iOS
5 93 (2.04%) Android
6 79 (1.73%) Unix
7 60 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 54 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 39 (0.86%) Windows 7
10 36 (0.79%) Windows 8
11 34 (0.75%) VxWorks
12 33 (0.72%) Mac OS X
13 30 (0.66%) Windows 10
14 27 (0.59%) Windows XP
15 16 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
16 15 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
17 14 (0.31%) Windows CE
18 12 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 10 (0.22%) FreeBSD
19 10 (0.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1820 (39.91%) Agile Software Development
2 1724 (37.81%) MVC
3 796 (17.46%) Web Development
4 772 (16.93%) Software Engineering
5 726 (15.92%) OO
6 637 (13.97%) Scrum
7 620 (13.60%) TDD
8 568 (12.46%) Unit Testing
9 549 (12.04%) SDLC
10 373 (8.18%) Continuous Integration
11 290 (6.36%) Business Intelligence
12 268 (5.88%) OOD
12 268 (5.88%) OOP
13 259 (5.68%) SOA
14 237 (5.20%) Mentoring
15 233 (5.11%) BDD
16 232 (5.09%) Workflow
17 205 (4.50%) CRM
18 187 (4.10%) Multithreading
18 187 (4.10%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3531 (77.43%) C#
2 2230 (48.90%) SQL
3 2065 (45.29%) JavaScript
4 792 (17.37%) T-SQL
5 663 (14.54%) VB.NET
6 605 (13.27%) C++
7 344 (7.54%) VB
8 293 (6.43%) Java
9 241 (5.29%) C
10 208 (4.56%) PowerShell
11 149 (3.27%) PHP
12 143 (3.14%) VB6
13 106 (2.32%) XPath
14 88 (1.93%) PL/SQL
15 79 (1.73%) Python
16 75 (1.64%) XAML
17 69 (1.51%) VBA
18 63 (1.38%) Perl
19 58 (1.27%) VBScript
20 56 (1.23%) VC++
Qualifications
1 914 (20.04%) Degree
2 148 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 105 (2.30%) Security Cleared
4 98 (2.15%) ISEB
5 82 (1.80%) ISTQB
6 63 (1.38%) SC Cleared
7 39 (0.86%) HND
7 39 (0.86%) MCSD
8 36 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 35 (0.77%) MCTS
10 23 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
11 22 (0.48%) MCP
12 21 (0.46%) MCSE
13 19 (0.42%) DV Cleared
14 17 (0.37%) MCPD
15 15 (0.33%) PhD
16 14 (0.31%) HNC
17 11 (0.24%) PMI Certification
18 10 (0.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 10 (0.22%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 423 (9.28%) QA
2 50 (1.10%) ISO 9001
3 20 (0.44%) SLA
4 15 (0.33%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.13%) HL7
6 5 (0.11%) SDET
7 3 (0.066%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.044%) ISO 8583
8 2 (0.044%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.044%) SEPA
8 2 (0.044%) TickIT
9 1 (0.022%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.022%) COBIT
9 1 (0.022%) MiFID
System Software
1 69 (1.51%) Active Directory
2 49 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (0.83%) Firmware
4 23 (0.50%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.20%) Docker
6 8 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
7 7 (0.15%) ISA Server
8 6 (0.13%) Snort
9 3 (0.066%) vCloud
10 2 (0.044%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.022%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 43 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (0.33%) Puppet
4 13 (0.29%) SCCM
5 10 (0.22%) Ansible
6 9 (0.20%) ZABBIX
7 8 (0.18%) SCVMM
8 6 (0.13%) CA Single Sign-On
8 6 (0.13%) OpenView
9 5 (0.11%) Control-M
9 5 (0.11%) SCOM
10 4 (0.088%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 4 (0.088%) RSA Archer
10 4 (0.088%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (0.066%) MOM
11 3 (0.066%) Wonderware InTouch
12 2 (0.044%) MIIS
13 1 (0.022%) Terraform
13 1 (0.022%) Tivoli
13 1 (0.022%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1956 (42.89%) Microsoft
2 446 (9.78%) Oracle
3 100 (2.19%) Telerik
4 73 (1.60%) SAP
5 60 (1.32%) Adobe
6 49 (1.07%) VMware
7 41 (0.90%) Google
8 40 (0.88%) Nintex
8 40 (0.88%) Sitecore
9 36 (0.79%) TOWER Software
10 35 (0.77%) EPiServer
10 35 (0.77%) Xamarin
11 34 (0.75%) DevExpress
12 30 (0.66%) HP
13 27 (0.59%) Perforce
14 22 (0.48%) Tableau
15 21 (0.46%) Remedy
16 19 (0.42%) Riverbed
17 17 (0.37%) Facebook
18 16 (0.35%) Twitter
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