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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 53 30 28
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 2 54 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.53% 9.52% 9.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.44% 42.52% 40.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 43 27
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £49,900 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
45 127 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 12.03% 22.40% 23.69%
Number of salaries quoted 45 97 70
Average salary £36,250 £38,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.60% -1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 December 2014, 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 7 (70.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (40.00%) MVC
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) jQuery
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) HTML5
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (20.00%) CSS3
6 2 (20.00%) PHP
6 2 (20.00%) C++
6 2 (20.00%) MySQL
6 2 (20.00%) IIS
6 2 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) Sage
6 2 (20.00%) OO
6 2 (20.00%) CRM
6 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (20.00%) Degree

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 2 (20.00%) IIS
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) Joomla!
2 1 (10.00%) WordPress
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (10.00%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Line 500
2 1 (10.00%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) NUnit
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (10.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Agile C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server BI Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (30.00%) jQuery
3 3 (30.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) CSS3
4 2 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (10.00%) MFC
5 1 (10.00%) XSLT
5 1 (10.00%) OpenGL
5 1 (10.00%) DirectX
5 1 (10.00%) WinForms
5 1 (10.00%) Ajax
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (10.00%) WCF
5 1 (10.00%) WPF
5 1 (10.00%) Silverlight
5 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Open Source
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
1 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (40.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) OOD
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) Android Development
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) SEO
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) PHP
4 2 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (10.00%) Delphi
5 1 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Sage
3 1 (10.00%) Perforce
3 1 (10.00%) Tableau
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
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