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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 142 133 118
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -15
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 1927 2426 2712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.29% 2.43% 2.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.02% 13.68% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1709 2098 2429
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,465 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
16026 17730 17019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 19.03% 17.78% 15.97%
Number of salaries quoted 13768 15185 14431
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 £33,000 £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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -12 494 £55,000 +4.76% 31
South East +4 460 £45,000 - 51
East of England -5 220 £42,500 - 26
West Midlands +12 181 £37,500 - 20
Yorkshire -12 158 £38,750 -3.12% 20
South West -17 148 £35,500 -6.57% 21
North West -47 148 £37,000 -1.33% 24
East Midlands -11 101 £40,000 +14.28% 17
North East -20 14 £40,000 +3.22% 2
Visual Studio
UK

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 3180 (78.93%) C#
2 3121 (77.46%) .NET
3 2325 (57.71%) SQL Server
4 2099 (52.10%) ASP.NET
5 1921 (47.68%) SQL
6 1919 (47.63%) JavaScript
7 1817 (45.10%) HTML
8 1805 (44.80%) Agile Software Development
9 1706 (42.34%) Microsoft
10 1641 (40.73%) MVC
11 1493 (37.06%) CSS
12 1068 (26.51%) jQuery
13 1056 (26.21%) Team Foundation Server
14 1022 (25.37%) .NET Framework
15 972 (24.13%) ASP.NET MVC
16 763 (18.94%) Scrum
17 745 (18.49%) XML
18 742 (18.42%) TDD
19 740 (18.37%) Finance
19 740 (18.37%) Web Services
20 738 (18.32%) Web Development
21 717 (17.80%) Windows
22 710 (17.62%) WCF
23 703 (17.45%) HTML5
24 667 (16.55%) T-SQL
25 659 (16.36%) Degree
26 622 (15.44%) MS Excel
27 610 (15.14%) Software Engineering
28 574 (14.25%) AngularJS
29 537 (13.33%) 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
1 466 (11.57%) SharePoint
2 328 (8.14%) CMS
3 306 (7.59%) IIS
4 125 (3.10%) BizTalk Server
5 122 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
6 117 (2.90%) Umbraco
7 101 (2.51%) SharePoint 2010
8 46 (1.14%) NServiceBus
9 44 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
10 40 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
10 40 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
11 39 (0.97%) WebSphere
12 27 (0.67%) MS Exchange
13 26 (0.65%) WordPress
14 22 (0.55%) Apache
15 16 (0.40%) Tomcat
16 12 (0.30%) Confluence
16 12 (0.30%) Jetty
16 12 (0.30%) K2 blackpearl
16 12 (0.30%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 622 (15.44%) MS Excel
2 145 (3.60%) MS Office
3 49 (1.22%) Photoshop
4 25 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 20 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
6 19 (0.47%) MS Visio
7 14 (0.35%) InfoPath
8 11 (0.27%) InDesign
9 9 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 8 (0.20%) 3ds Max
10 8 (0.20%) Maya
11 4 (0.099%) MicroStation
11 4 (0.099%) SOLIDWORKS
12 3 (0.074%) Mingle
13 2 (0.050%) Fireworks
13 2 (0.050%) MS Project
14 1 (0.025%) Doxygen
14 1 (0.025%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 180 (4.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (0.32%) SAP CRM
4 10 (0.25%) Maximo
5 7 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 6 (0.15%) Magento
7 4 (0.099%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
7 4 (0.099%) Payment Gateway
8 3 (0.074%) Cognos TM1
8 3 (0.074%) Infor CRM
8 3 (0.074%) Line 500
8 3 (0.074%) Sage 1000
8 3 (0.074%) Visualfiles
9 2 (0.050%) Adobe Campaign
9 2 (0.050%) Eloqua
9 2 (0.050%) nopCommerce
9 2 (0.050%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.050%) Towers Watson Igloo
9 2 (0.050%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 462 (11.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 136 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
3 76 (1.89%) SaaS
4 56 (1.39%) GitHub
5 52 (1.29%) Office 365
6 47 (1.17%) PaaS
7 34 (0.84%) IaaS
8 16 (0.40%) Data Lake Analytics
9 14 (0.35%) Dropbox
9 14 (0.35%) G Suite
9 14 (0.35%) Slack
10 13 (0.32%) Trello
11 11 (0.27%) Basecamp
11 11 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
12 10 (0.25%) Azure Machine Learning
13 5 (0.12%) iTunes
14 4 (0.099%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 4 (0.099%) AdWords
14 4 (0.099%) Google Analytics
15 2 (0.050%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 139 (3.45%) Internet
2 115 (2.85%) Intranet
3 58 (1.44%) HTTP
4 34 (0.84%) DNS
5 28 (0.69%) TCP/IP
6 26 (0.65%) Firewall
7 24 (0.60%) SSL
8 14 (0.35%) Ethernet
9 13 (0.32%) DHCP
9 13 (0.32%) Extranet
10 12 (0.30%) SMTP
11 10 (0.25%) RS-232
11 10 (0.25%) WAN
12 9 (0.22%) Wireless
13 7 (0.17%) NFC
13 7 (0.17%) RS-485
14 6 (0.15%) LAN
14 6 (0.15%) Wireshark
15 5 (0.12%) SMS
16 4 (0.099%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2325 (57.71%) SQL Server
2 463 (11.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 443 (11.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 390 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 357 (8.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 245 (6.08%) Relational Database
7 191 (4.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 184 (4.57%) SQL Server 2014
9 150 (3.72%) Data Warehouse
10 149 (3.70%) MySQL
11 131 (3.25%) SQL Server 2005
12 89 (2.21%) MongoDB
13 75 (1.86%) NoSQL
14 68 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
15 64 (1.59%) SSDT
16 62 (1.54%) Power BI
17 48 (1.19%) Azure SQL Database
18 46 (1.14%) SQL Server 2000
19 41 (1.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 39 (0.97%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1056 (26.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 419 (10.40%) Git (software)
3 262 (6.50%) Subversion
4 227 (5.63%) Selenium
5 146 (3.62%) NUnit
6 143 (3.55%) JIRA
7 132 (3.28%) SpecFlow
8 118 (2.93%) TeamCity
9 108 (2.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 91 (2.26%) Jenkins
11 85 (2.11%) Moq
12 64 (1.59%) JMeter
13 63 (1.56%) MSTest
14 56 (1.39%) ReSharper
15 54 (1.34%) WebDriver
16 52 (1.29%) Octopus Deploy
17 51 (1.27%) LoadRunner
18 47 (1.17%) Visual Studio Team System
19 44 (1.09%) Eclipse
20 42 (1.04%) Cucumber
General
1 740 (18.37%) Finance
2 152 (3.77%) Banking
3 115 (2.85%) Retail
4 112 (2.78%) Advertising
5 106 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 100 (2.48%) Games
7 99 (2.46%) Marketing
8 86 (2.13%) Legal
9 68 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
10 63 (1.56%) Manufacturing
11 60 (1.49%) Law
12 49 (1.22%) Publishing
13 35 (0.87%) Electronics
14 31 (0.77%) Automotive
15 29 (0.72%) Aerospace
16 24 (0.60%) Military
17 23 (0.57%) Investment Banking
18 20 (0.50%) Back Office
19 16 (0.40%) Financial Institution
20 12 (0.30%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2957 (73.39%) Developer
2 1649 (40.93%) .NET Developer
3 1480 (36.73%) C# Developer
4 1112 (27.60%) C# .NET Developer
5 567 (14.07%) Software Developer
6 559 (13.87%) ASP.NET Developer
7 487 (12.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 431 (10.70%) Senior Developer
9 423 (10.50%) SQL Developer
10 377 (9.36%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 369 (9.16%) Web Developer
12 342 (8.49%) .NET Software Developer
13 313 (7.77%) C# Software Developer
14 290 (7.20%) Analyst
15 282 (7.00%) Senior .NET Developer
16 266 (6.60%) Software Engineer
17 241 (5.98%) Senior C# Developer
18 199 (4.94%) Senior C# .NET Developer
19 185 (4.59%) .NET Web Developer
20 184 (4.57%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3121 (77.46%) .NET
2 2099 (52.10%) ASP.NET
3 1817 (45.10%) HTML
4 1493 (37.06%) CSS
5 1068 (26.51%) jQuery
6 1022 (25.37%) .NET Framework
7 972 (24.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 745 (18.49%) XML
9 740 (18.37%) Web Services
10 710 (17.62%) WCF
11 703 (17.45%) HTML5
12 574 (14.25%) AngularJS
13 507 (12.58%) Entity Framework
14 444 (11.02%) ASP.NET Web API
15 357 (8.86%) CSS3
16 340 (8.44%) Ajax
17 327 (8.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 322 (7.99%) WPF
19 305 (7.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 267 (6.63%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 391 (9.70%) Computer Science
2 265 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
3 233 (5.78%) User Experience
4 210 (5.21%) Mobile App
5 127 (3.15%) Mathematics
6 112 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
7 75 (1.86%) iPad
8 66 (1.64%) Algorithms
9 58 (1.44%) Physics
10 57 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
10 57 (1.41%) PMI
11 53 (1.32%) Management Information System
12 50 (1.24%) N-Tier
13 49 (1.22%) Client/Server
14 43 (1.07%) NHS
15 38 (0.94%) W3C
16 34 (0.84%) Fintech
17 29 (0.72%) Biotechnology
18 27 (0.67%) Data Integration
19 25 (0.62%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 717 (17.80%) Windows
2 138 (3.43%) Linux
3 118 (2.93%) Apple iOS
4 101 (2.51%) Windows Server
5 98 (2.43%) Android
6 41 (1.02%) Unix
7 40 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 35 (0.87%) Windows 8
9 31 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
10 23 (0.57%) Windows 7
11 22 (0.55%) Windows XP
12 21 (0.52%) Windows 10
13 18 (0.45%) Windows Phone
14 15 (0.37%) Mac OS X
15 12 (0.30%) CentOS
16 10 (0.25%) Mac OS
16 10 (0.25%) Ubuntu
17 7 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 7 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
18 6 (0.15%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1805 (44.80%) Agile Software Development
2 1641 (40.73%) MVC
3 763 (18.94%) Scrum
4 742 (18.42%) TDD
5 738 (18.32%) Web Development
6 610 (15.14%) Software Engineering
7 537 (13.33%) SDLC
8 533 (13.23%) OO
9 472 (11.72%) Unit Testing
10 297 (7.37%) Continuous Integration
11 274 (6.80%) OOD
12 259 (6.43%) CRM
13 238 (5.91%) Business Intelligence
14 207 (5.14%) Mentoring
15 205 (5.09%) SOA
16 196 (4.86%) BDD
17 175 (4.34%) OOP
18 161 (4.00%) Test Scripting
19 155 (3.85%) UML
20 153 (3.80%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 3180 (78.93%) C#
2 1921 (47.68%) SQL
3 1919 (47.63%) JavaScript
4 667 (16.55%) T-SQL
5 424 (10.52%) VB.NET
6 409 (10.15%) C++
7 288 (7.15%) Java
8 231 (5.73%) PowerShell
9 193 (4.79%) VB
10 165 (4.10%) C
11 117 (2.90%) XPath
12 103 (2.56%) PHP
13 66 (1.64%) VBA
14 65 (1.61%) R
15 61 (1.51%) Python
16 56 (1.39%) PL/SQL
17 45 (1.12%) Ruby
18 41 (1.02%) TypeScript
19 40 (0.99%) VB6
19 40 (0.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 659 (16.36%) Degree
2 156 (3.87%) Security Cleared
3 131 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 115 (2.85%) SC Cleared
5 103 (2.56%) ISEB
6 68 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 64 (1.59%) ISTQB
8 57 (1.41%) PMI Certification
9 25 (0.62%) MCP
10 19 (0.47%) MCSD
11 16 (0.40%) MCTS
12 14 (0.35%) MCITP
13 10 (0.25%) PhD
14 9 (0.22%) HND
14 9 (0.22%) MCSA
14 9 (0.22%) MCSE
15 8 (0.20%) DV Cleared
16 7 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
17 6 (0.15%) MCAD
18 5 (0.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 350 (8.69%) QA
2 22 (0.55%) ISO 9001
3 12 (0.30%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.25%) HL7
5 9 (0.22%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.15%) SLA
6 6 (0.15%) TickIT
7 5 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.12%) WCAG
8 2 (0.050%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.025%) CDISC
9 1 (0.025%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.025%) ISO27005
9 1 (0.025%) MISRA
9 1 (0.025%) MISRA C
9 1 (0.025%) SDET
9 1 (0.025%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.025%) WAI
System Software
1 87 (2.16%) Active Directory
2 61 (1.51%) Docker
3 45 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
4 39 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (0.50%) Hyper-V
6 14 (0.35%) Firmware
7 10 (0.25%) vSphere
8 4 (0.099%) XenApp
9 3 (0.074%) Terminal Server
9 3 (0.074%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.074%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.050%) KVM
10 2 (0.050%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.025%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.025%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 31 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
2 24 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
2 24 (0.60%) Puppet
3 14 (0.35%) SCCM
4 11 (0.27%) Ansible
5 8 (0.20%) Control-M
6 6 (0.15%) Tivoli
6 6 (0.15%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 5 (0.12%) SCVMM
8 4 (0.099%) CA Single Sign-On
8 4 (0.099%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (0.099%) Perfmon
8 4 (0.099%) SCOM
9 3 (0.074%) Casper Suite
9 3 (0.074%) cPanel
9 3 (0.074%) TeamSite
10 2 (0.050%) Kibana
10 2 (0.050%) logstash
10 2 (0.050%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 2 (0.050%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1706 (42.34%) Microsoft
2 264 (6.55%) Oracle
3 106 (2.63%) EPiServer
4 59 (1.46%) Xamarin
5 58 (1.44%) Adobe
6 57 (1.41%) Sitecore
7 46 (1.14%) Tableau
8 44 (1.09%) IBM
9 40 (0.99%) Telerik
10 39 (0.97%) SAP
10 39 (0.97%) VMware
11 38 (0.94%) Google
12 30 (0.74%) Twitter
13 28 (0.69%) DevExpress
13 28 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
14 26 (0.65%) HP
15 23 (0.57%) RedGate
16 17 (0.42%) Citrix
17 14 (0.35%) MobileIron
18 13 (0.32%) Red Hat
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Poole, Dorset
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Salary: £25-30K + Pension & Healthcare
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Redditch, Worcestershire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Company Benefits
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Salary: £0.00 per annum
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Redditch, Worcestershire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Company Benefits
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Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Diss, Norfolk
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Posted: 10 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: Bonus
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Package
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Rotherham, South Yorkshire
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Salary: 27,000 - 36,000
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Salary: From £22,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bonus structure and benefits
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Salary: £Excellent package DoE
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Redditch, Worcestershire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Company Benefits
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Crimson Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Inter-est UK Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus performance related bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ISL
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Richmond, Surrey
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Liverpool, Merseyside
Candour Solutions
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Farnborough, Hampshire
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Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
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Hinckley, Leicestershire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 per annum
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
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Adria Solutions Ltd
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