The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 72 22 26
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +4
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 4 95 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.58% 10.94% 8.97%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.26% 54.91% 60.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 74 54
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.67%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Visual Studio
East Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
76 173 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 10.95% 19.93% 14.76%
Number of salaries quoted 70 142 93
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 £32,500 £28,200 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Loughborough -1 2 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Leicester -31 2 - - 4
Visual Studio
East Midlands

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) MVC
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) TDD
4 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (44.44%) jQuery
5 4 (44.44%) XML
6 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (33.33%) Web Development
6 3 (33.33%) Degree
6 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 3 (33.33%) Ajax
6 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (33.33%) Software Architecture
6 3 (33.33%) HTML5
6 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (33.33%) CSS3

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (11.11%) Sage 200
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
2 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) C# Developer
2 5 (55.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (55.56%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (22.22%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) Programmer
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) C# Programmer
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Business Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
1 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) XML
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
3 3 (33.33%) Ajax
3 3 (33.33%) CSS3
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 2 (22.22%) LINQ
4 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (22.22%) Breeze.js
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (22.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (22.22%) REST
5 1 (11.11%) RESTful
5 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) MVC
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
2 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) MVVM
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) ERP
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Kanban
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) ETL
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 1 (11.11%) VBA
5 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Sage
2 1 (11.11%) Tableau
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
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Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago