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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 55 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -4
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 3 70 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.69% 11.90% 12.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.32% 66.04% 67.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 60 47
Average salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.57% +3.37%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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
41 106 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 9.49% 18.03% 18.45%
Number of salaries quoted 37 91 73
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,375 £42,400 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio.

1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) VBA
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) COM
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XSLT
4 1 (20.00%) XHTML
4 1 (20.00%) Siebel

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Sage 200
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (20.00%) CRM Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server BI Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Business Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) XHTML
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Sage
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (20.00%) NetSuite
2 1 (20.00%) Tableau
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Siebel
Leicester, Leicestershire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Leicestershire Police
Salary: From £29,235 to £38,289 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago