The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 33 50 36
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 30 7 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 7.19% 1.66% 6.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 50.00% 16.28% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 28 7 29
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,000 £45,200
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%
Visual Studio
Leicestershire

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

Development Applications Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
60 43 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 14.39% 10.21% 11.51%
Number of salaries quoted 56 40 57
Median salary £35,000 £34,836 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.47% -12.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £27,500 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester 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 Leicester

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Leicester

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Leicester

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 46 (93.88%) C#
1 46 (93.88%) .NET
2 43 (87.76%) CSS
3 42 (85.71%) HTML
4 38 (77.55%) HTML5
5 31 (63.27%) SQL Server
5 31 (63.27%) ASP.NET
6 27 (55.10%) SQL
7 23 (46.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
8 21 (42.86%) User Experience
9 20 (40.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 19 (38.78%) Unit Testing
10 19 (38.78%) Ajax
10 19 (38.78%) .NET Framework
10 19 (38.78%) VB.NET
11 18 (36.73%) ADO.NET
11 18 (36.73%) Business Transformation
11 18 (36.73%) SaaS
12 17 (34.69%) Telerik
13 16 (32.65%) WPF
14 14 (28.57%) MS Excel
14 14 (28.57%) Oracle
15 13 (26.53%) Silverlight
15 13 (26.53%) MVC
15 13 (26.53%) XAML
16 7 (14.29%) Computer Science
17 6 (12.24%) Degree
17 6 (12.24%) jQuery
17 6 (12.24%) MVVM

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 4 (8.16%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (36.73%) SaaS
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) DHCP
1 1 (2.04%) DNS
1 1 (2.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (63.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.04%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 23 (46.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Blend
3 1 (2.04%) MSTest
3 1 (2.04%) NUnit
3 1 (2.04%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (6.12%) French Language
1 3 (6.12%) German Language
1 3 (6.12%) Italian Language
1 3 (6.12%) Marketing
1 3 (6.12%) Spanish Language
2 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Finance
3 1 (2.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 46 (93.88%) Developer
2 40 (81.63%) C# Developer
3 27 (55.10%) .NET Developer
4 25 (51.02%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (44.90%) ASP.NET Developer
5 22 (44.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 19 (38.78%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 19 (38.78%) VB.NET Developer
7 18 (36.73%) SQL Developer
7 18 (36.73%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (30.61%) Software Developer
9 14 (28.57%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 4 (8.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (8.16%) Senior .NET Developer
10 4 (8.16%) Senior Developer
11 3 (6.12%) HTML CSS Developer
11 3 (6.12%) HTML Developer
11 3 (6.12%) JavaScript Developer
12 2 (4.08%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (93.88%) .NET
2 43 (87.76%) CSS
3 42 (85.71%) HTML
4 38 (77.55%) HTML5
5 31 (63.27%) ASP.NET
6 20 (40.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 19 (38.78%) .NET Framework
7 19 (38.78%) Ajax
8 18 (36.73%) ADO.NET
9 16 (32.65%) WPF
10 13 (26.53%) Silverlight
11 6 (12.24%) jQuery
12 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (10.20%) Entity Framework
12 5 (10.20%) WCF
13 4 (8.16%) CSS3
13 4 (8.16%) LINQ
14 3 (6.12%) Razor View Engine
14 3 (6.12%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (42.86%) User Experience
2 7 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) Life Science
4 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Windows
1 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) Unit Testing
2 18 (36.73%) Business Transformation
3 13 (26.53%) MVC
4 6 (12.24%) MVVM
5 5 (10.20%) OO
6 4 (8.16%) Front End Development
7 3 (6.12%) API Integration
7 3 (6.12%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.12%) Logistics
7 3 (6.12%) Multithreading
7 3 (6.12%) OOD
8 2 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.08%) Service Management
8 2 (4.08%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.08%) TDD
8 2 (4.08%) Web Development
9 1 (2.04%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.04%) OOP
9 1 (2.04%) Scrum
9 1 (2.04%) UML
Programming Languages
1 46 (93.88%) C#
2 27 (55.10%) SQL
3 19 (38.78%) VB.NET
4 13 (26.53%) XAML
5 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.08%) C
6 2 (4.08%) C++
6 2 (4.08%) Java
6 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.04%) PHP
7 1 (2.04%) VBA
7 1 (2.04%) VBScript
7 1 (2.04%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (2.04%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 17 (34.69%) Telerik
3 14 (28.57%) Oracle
4 1 (2.04%) VMware