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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 38 65 54
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -11
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 41 10 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.26% 1.48% 4.03%
As % of the Development Applications category 37.27% 13.16% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 38 10 29
Median salary £35,000 £36,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £40,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
110 76 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 14.12% 11.24% 9.22%
Number of salaries quoted 90 66 74
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicestershire 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 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
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 23 August 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
Leicester +13 29 £35,000 - 2
Hinckley - 3 £39,500 - 2
Market Harborough - 1 £30,000 - 1
Visual Studio
East Midlands

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 67 (93.06%) C#
1 67 (93.06%) .NET
2 51 (70.83%) SQL Server
2 51 (70.83%) ASP.NET
3 50 (69.44%) HTML
4 49 (68.06%) CSS
5 44 (61.11%) HTML5
6 35 (48.61%) .NET Framework
7 32 (44.44%) SQL
8 29 (40.28%) MVC
9 27 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 25 (34.72%) jQuery
10 25 (34.72%) Microsoft
11 23 (31.94%) User Experience
12 22 (30.56%) Team Foundation Server
13 21 (29.17%) JavaScript
13 21 (29.17%) VB.NET
14 20 (27.78%) ADO.NET
15 19 (26.39%) Ajax
16 18 (25.00%) Unit Testing
17 16 (22.22%) Entity Framework
17 16 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
18 14 (19.44%) Business Transformation
18 14 (19.44%) SaaS
18 14 (19.44%) WPF
19 12 (16.67%) Oracle
19 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
19 12 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
19 12 (16.67%) WCF
20 11 (15.28%) LINQ

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 5 (6.94%) CMS
2 4 (5.56%) IIS
3 1 (1.39%) DNN
3 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (19.44%) SaaS
2 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) DHCP
1 1 (1.39%) DNS
1 1 (1.39%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (70.83%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (13.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.78%) SQLite
7 1 (1.39%) MySQL
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (30.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.94%) Selenium
3 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Blend
3 4 (5.56%) NUnit
4 2 (2.78%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.39%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.39%) MSTest
5 1 (1.39%) NCover
5 1 (1.39%) Ranorex
5 1 (1.39%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.39%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (11.11%) Marketing
2 5 (6.94%) Retail
3 4 (5.56%) Back Office
4 3 (4.17%) French Language
4 3 (4.17%) German Language
4 3 (4.17%) Italian Language
4 3 (4.17%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.78%) Finance
5 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.39%) Games
6 1 (1.39%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 63 (87.50%) Developer
2 49 (68.06%) C# Developer
3 41 (56.94%) .NET Developer
4 38 (52.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (41.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 30 (41.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (20.83%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 15 (20.83%) SQL Developer
6 15 (20.83%) VB.NET Developer
7 14 (19.44%) Software Developer
7 14 (19.44%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
9 8 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 7 (9.72%) Applications Developer
10 7 (9.72%) HTML CSS Developer
10 7 (9.72%) HTML Developer
10 7 (9.72%) JavaScript Developer
11 6 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
11 6 (8.33%) C# Web Developer
11 6 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (93.06%) .NET
2 51 (70.83%) ASP.NET
3 50 (69.44%) HTML
4 49 (68.06%) CSS
5 44 (61.11%) HTML5
6 35 (48.61%) .NET Framework
7 27 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 25 (34.72%) jQuery
9 20 (27.78%) ADO.NET
10 19 (26.39%) Ajax
11 16 (22.22%) Entity Framework
12 14 (19.44%) WPF
13 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (16.67%) WCF
14 11 (15.28%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (15.28%) CSS3
14 11 (15.28%) LINQ
15 9 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
15 9 (12.50%) Silverlight
15 9 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 23 (31.94%) User Experience
2 8 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.56%) iPad
4 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.78%) Life Science
4 2 (2.78%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.39%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Windows
1 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.39%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.28%) MVC
2 18 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 16 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (19.44%) Business Transformation
5 10 (13.89%) OO
5 10 (13.89%) Web Development
6 9 (12.50%) MVVM
7 7 (9.72%) API Integration
7 7 (9.72%) Business Analysis
7 7 (9.72%) OOD
8 6 (8.33%) Scrum
8 6 (8.33%) Software Engineering
9 5 (6.94%) Content Management
10 4 (5.56%) Front End Development
10 4 (5.56%) Multithreading
10 4 (5.56%) TDD
10 4 (5.56%) Translating Business Requirements
10 4 (5.56%) Web Application Development
11 3 (4.17%) Logistics
11 3 (4.17%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (93.06%) C#
2 32 (44.44%) SQL
3 21 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 21 (29.17%) VB.NET
4 9 (12.50%) XAML
5 7 (9.72%) C++
6 4 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.56%) VB
7 3 (4.17%) Java
8 2 (2.78%) C
9 1 (1.39%) PHP
9 1 (1.39%) VBA
9 1 (1.39%) VBScript
9 1 (1.39%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (1.39%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.39%) ISEB
3 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.39%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (34.72%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.67%) Oracle
3 11 (15.28%) Telerik
4 5 (6.94%) Concur
5 1 (1.39%) VMware
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