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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
UK / England
Rank 141 135 117
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -18
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 1774 2325 2670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.26% 2.44% 2.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.75% 13.43% 16.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1588 2012 2359
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
15097 17310 16301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 19.19% 18.15% 16.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12895 14988 13922
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 £34,250 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 23 February 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 23 February 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 -9 474 £55,000 +6.79% 55
South East +29 472 £45,000 - 65
North West -24 182 £36,000 -7.09% 34
East of England -4 180 £40,000 -5.88% 17
Yorkshire -28 158 £40,000 +6.66% 29
South West -35 134 £40,000 +6.66% 24
West Midlands -5 109 £43,000 +14.66% 19
East Midlands +6 69 £38,250 +0.65% 9
Visual Studio
UK

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 2902 (77.89%) C#
2 2870 (77.03%) .NET
3 2183 (58.59%) SQL Server
4 1915 (51.40%) ASP.NET
5 1788 (47.99%) SQL
6 1717 (46.08%) JavaScript
7 1712 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
8 1705 (45.76%) Microsoft
9 1601 (42.97%) HTML
10 1470 (39.45%) MVC
11 1347 (36.15%) CSS
12 998 (26.78%) Team Foundation Server
13 949 (25.47%) .NET Framework
14 913 (24.50%) ASP.NET MVC
15 867 (23.27%) jQuery
16 733 (19.67%) TDD
17 695 (18.65%) XML
18 668 (17.93%) Web Services
19 657 (17.63%) Finance
20 655 (17.58%) Software Engineering
21 654 (17.55%) Windows
22 642 (17.23%) Web Development
23 639 (17.15%) Scrum
24 634 (17.02%) HTML5
25 624 (16.75%) Degree
26 599 (16.08%) WCF
27 596 (16.00%) MS Excel
28 574 (15.41%) T-SQL
29 549 (14.73%) Entity Framework
30 540 (14.49%) SDLC

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
1 403 (10.82%) SharePoint
2 293 (7.86%) IIS
3 253 (6.79%) CMS
4 132 (3.54%) BizTalk Server
5 116 (3.11%) EPiServer
6 81 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
7 65 (1.74%) Umbraco
8 57 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
9 52 (1.40%) WebSphere
10 42 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
11 36 (0.97%) NServiceBus
12 33 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
13 27 (0.72%) Apache
14 26 (0.70%) MS Exchange
14 26 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
15 19 (0.51%) Confluence
15 19 (0.51%) Tomcat
16 16 (0.43%) Commerce Server
17 11 (0.30%) WordPress
18 10 (0.27%) Jetty
Applications
1 596 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 135 (3.62%) MS Office
3 28 (0.75%) Photoshop
4 16 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
5 15 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (0.38%) MS Visio
7 13 (0.35%) InfoPath
8 12 (0.32%) InDesign
9 9 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 8 (0.21%) 3ds Max
10 8 (0.21%) Maya
11 7 (0.19%) MicroStation
12 6 (0.16%) Mingle
13 3 (0.081%) MS Project
14 2 (0.054%) Fireworks
15 1 (0.027%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 139 (3.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 35 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.30%) Maximo
4 10 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
5 9 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 8 (0.21%) SAP CRM
7 5 (0.13%) WebTrends
8 4 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
8 4 (0.11%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
8 4 (0.11%) PlanetPress Connect
9 3 (0.081%) Magento
9 3 (0.081%) Payment Gateway
9 3 (0.081%) SAP Business One
10 2 (0.054%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 2 (0.054%) Infor CRM
10 2 (0.054%) Line 500
10 2 (0.054%) nopCommerce
10 2 (0.054%) Sage 1000
11 1 (0.027%) Sage 200
11 1 (0.027%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 495 (13.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 133 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 79 (2.12%) SaaS
4 50 (1.34%) Office 365
5 46 (1.23%) PaaS
6 42 (1.13%) GitHub
7 26 (0.70%) IaaS
8 17 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
9 16 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
10 9 (0.24%) Data Lake Analytics
11 5 (0.13%) Dropbox
11 5 (0.13%) G Suite
11 5 (0.13%) Slack
12 4 (0.11%) Amazon Kinesis
12 4 (0.11%) CloudFront
12 4 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 3 (0.081%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 3 (0.081%) Azure Machine Learning
13 3 (0.081%) Google Play
14 2 (0.054%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 151 (4.05%) Intranet
2 115 (3.09%) Internet
3 63 (1.69%) HTTP
4 34 (0.91%) TCP/IP
5 31 (0.83%) DNS
6 24 (0.64%) Ethernet
7 21 (0.56%) SSL
8 16 (0.43%) DHCP
9 14 (0.38%) RS-232
10 13 (0.35%) Firewall
11 11 (0.30%) Extranet
12 10 (0.27%) Network Security
12 10 (0.27%) SMTP
13 9 (0.24%) SMS
14 8 (0.21%) LAN
14 8 (0.21%) Skype
15 7 (0.19%) FTP
15 7 (0.19%) NFC
16 6 (0.16%) NAS
16 6 (0.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2183 (58.59%) SQL Server
2 463 (12.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 413 (11.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 403 (10.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 357 (9.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 230 (6.17%) Relational Database
7 177 (4.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 170 (4.56%) SQL Server 2014
9 147 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
10 139 (3.73%) MySQL
11 121 (3.25%) SQL Server 2005
12 68 (1.83%) MongoDB
13 66 (1.77%) Power BI
14 64 (1.72%) NoSQL
15 63 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
16 55 (1.48%) Azure SQL Database
17 54 (1.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 54 (1.45%) OLAP
18 53 (1.42%) Big Data
19 50 (1.34%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 998 (26.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 437 (11.73%) Git (software)
3 216 (5.80%) Selenium
4 208 (5.58%) Subversion
5 174 (4.67%) JIRA
6 155 (4.16%) NUnit
7 131 (3.52%) SpecFlow
8 128 (3.44%) TeamCity
9 94 (2.52%) Visual Studio Team System
10 82 (2.20%) WebDriver
11 69 (1.85%) Eclipse
12 68 (1.83%) JMeter
12 68 (1.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 63 (1.69%) Jenkins
14 60 (1.61%) MSTest
14 60 (1.61%) ReSharper
15 58 (1.56%) Cucumber
16 55 (1.48%) Octopus Deploy
17 53 (1.42%) Moq
18 47 (1.26%) HP UFT
General
1 657 (17.63%) Finance
2 154 (4.13%) Banking
3 120 (3.22%) Marketing
4 109 (2.93%) Retail
5 98 (2.63%) Games
6 91 (2.44%) Advertising
7 73 (1.96%) Telecoms
8 55 (1.48%) Legal
9 50 (1.34%) Manufacturing
10 47 (1.26%) Electronics
11 45 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
12 38 (1.02%) Publishing
13 32 (0.86%) Law
14 31 (0.83%) Aerospace
15 25 (0.67%) Back Office
16 20 (0.54%) Automotive
17 19 (0.51%) Military
18 17 (0.46%) Front Office
19 16 (0.43%) Investment Banking
20 15 (0.40%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2638 (70.80%) Developer
2 1439 (38.62%) .NET Developer
3 1264 (33.92%) C# Developer
4 922 (24.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 496 (13.31%) ASP.NET Developer
6 483 (12.96%) Software Developer
7 447 (12.00%) Senior Developer
8 414 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 310 (8.32%) Web Developer
10 299 (8.02%) Software Engineer
11 291 (7.81%) SQL Developer
12 289 (7.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 280 (7.51%) .NET Software Developer
14 255 (6.84%) Analyst
15 252 (6.76%) Senior .NET Developer
16 224 (6.01%) Senior C# Developer
17 220 (5.90%) C# Software Developer
18 169 (4.54%) Senior C# .NET Developer
19 159 (4.27%) .NET Web Developer
20 145 (3.89%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2870 (77.03%) .NET
2 1915 (51.40%) ASP.NET
3 1601 (42.97%) HTML
4 1347 (36.15%) CSS
5 949 (25.47%) .NET Framework
6 913 (24.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 867 (23.27%) jQuery
8 695 (18.65%) XML
9 668 (17.93%) Web Services
10 634 (17.02%) HTML5
11 599 (16.08%) WCF
12 549 (14.73%) Entity Framework
13 536 (14.39%) AngularJS
14 505 (13.55%) ASP.NET Web API
15 365 (9.80%) Ajax
16 315 (8.45%) CSS3
17 305 (8.19%) WPF
18 291 (7.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 287 (7.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 261 (7.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 353 (9.47%) Computer Science
2 278 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
3 193 (5.18%) User Experience
4 175 (4.70%) Mobile App
5 116 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
6 108 (2.90%) iPad
7 75 (2.01%) Algorithms
8 55 (1.48%) Client/Server
9 52 (1.40%) Management Information System
10 50 (1.34%) PMI
11 42 (1.13%) N-Tier
12 41 (1.10%) W3C
13 37 (0.99%) Fintech
14 33 (0.89%) Clustering
15 17 (0.46%) Derivative
16 16 (0.43%) e-Learning
16 16 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 15 (0.40%) Biotechnology
17 15 (0.40%) NHS
17 15 (0.40%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 654 (17.55%) Windows
2 126 (3.38%) Linux
3 92 (2.47%) Apple iOS
4 87 (2.33%) Windows Server
5 79 (2.12%) Android
6 53 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 38 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 36 (0.97%) Unix
9 26 (0.70%) Windows 8
10 23 (0.62%) Embedded Linux
10 23 (0.62%) Windows XP
11 21 (0.56%) Windows 7
12 20 (0.54%) Windows 10
13 18 (0.48%) Windows Phone
14 15 (0.40%) Mac OS
15 14 (0.38%) CentOS
16 11 (0.30%) Windows Embedded Compact
17 9 (0.24%) Mac OS X
17 9 (0.24%) Windows Phone 8
18 7 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1712 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
2 1470 (39.45%) MVC
3 733 (19.67%) TDD
4 655 (17.58%) Software Engineering
5 642 (17.23%) Web Development
6 639 (17.15%) Scrum
7 540 (14.49%) SDLC
8 472 (12.67%) OO
9 436 (11.70%) Unit Testing
10 306 (8.21%) Continuous Integration
11 261 (7.00%) OOD
12 258 (6.92%) Business Intelligence
13 209 (5.61%) SOA
14 202 (5.42%) BDD
14 202 (5.42%) CRM
15 192 (5.15%) Mentoring
16 181 (4.86%) SOLID
17 175 (4.70%) ETL
18 168 (4.51%) UML
19 165 (4.43%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2902 (77.89%) C#
2 1788 (47.99%) SQL
3 1717 (46.08%) JavaScript
4 574 (15.41%) T-SQL
5 437 (11.73%) C++
6 355 (9.53%) VB.NET
7 268 (7.19%) Java
8 188 (5.05%) C
9 187 (5.02%) VB
10 180 (4.83%) PowerShell
11 124 (3.33%) XPath
12 109 (2.93%) PHP
13 73 (1.96%) Python
14 66 (1.77%) VB6
14 66 (1.77%) VBA
15 43 (1.15%) TypeScript
16 42 (1.13%) R
17 37 (0.99%) XAML
18 36 (0.97%) VBScript
19 34 (0.91%) Scala
Qualifications
1 624 (16.75%) Degree
2 121 (3.25%) Security Cleared
3 120 (3.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 80 (2.15%) SC Cleared
5 75 (2.01%) ISEB
6 72 (1.93%) ISTQB
7 50 (1.34%) PMI Certification
8 30 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 21 (0.56%) PhD
10 18 (0.48%) MCP
11 16 (0.43%) MCTS
12 13 (0.35%) MCSE
13 11 (0.30%) MCITP
14 10 (0.27%) MCSD
15 8 (0.21%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 6 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
17 5 (0.13%) HND
18 4 (0.11%) MCSA
18 4 (0.11%) Postgraduate
19 3 (0.081%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 384 (10.31%) QA
2 13 (0.35%) Data Quality
2 13 (0.35%) PCI DSS
3 10 (0.27%) SLA
4 9 (0.24%) HL7
5 8 (0.21%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.16%) WCAG
7 5 (0.13%) TickIT
8 4 (0.11%) ISO20022
9 3 (0.081%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (0.054%) SDET
11 1 (0.027%) CDISC
11 1 (0.027%) IEC 61508
11 1 (0.027%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.027%) ISO13485
11 1 (0.027%) ISO27005
11 1 (0.027%) MISRA
11 1 (0.027%) MISRA C
11 1 (0.027%) WAI
System Software
1 86 (2.31%) Active Directory
2 37 (0.99%) Docker
3 33 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (0.72%) Firmware
5 20 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
6 18 (0.48%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.16%) vSphere
7 6 (0.16%) XenApp
8 4 (0.11%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.081%) Terminal Server
9 3 (0.081%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.054%) KVM
10 2 (0.054%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.027%) LXC
11 1 (0.027%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 24 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
2 21 (0.56%) Puppet
3 17 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (0.38%) Control-M
5 7 (0.19%) Ansible
6 6 (0.16%) Kibana
6 6 (0.16%) SCCM
6 6 (0.16%) Tivoli
6 6 (0.16%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 5 (0.13%) logstash
7 5 (0.13%) Perfmon
7 5 (0.13%) SCOM
8 3 (0.081%) cPanel
8 3 (0.081%) Docker Swarm
8 3 (0.081%) HockeyApp
9 2 (0.054%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.054%) Jamf Pro
9 2 (0.054%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (0.054%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.027%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1705 (45.76%) Microsoft
2 220 (5.90%) Oracle
3 70 (1.88%) IBM
4 58 (1.56%) Tableau
5 57 (1.53%) HP
6 47 (1.26%) Adobe
7 42 (1.13%) Xamarin
8 34 (0.91%) SAP
8 34 (0.91%) Sitecore
9 33 (0.89%) Telerik
9 33 (0.89%) VMware
10 31 (0.83%) Google
10 31 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
11 22 (0.59%) DevExpress
12 16 (0.43%) Atlassian
12 16 (0.43%) Citrix
12 16 (0.43%) Red Hat
13 15 (0.40%) MobileIron
13 15 (0.40%) NEC
14 14 (0.38%) Twitter
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