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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 64 24 19
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -5
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 9 86 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.24% 9.48% 11.95%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.24% 52.76% 67.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7 70 70
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
68 163 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 9.39% 17.97% 17.72%
Number of salaries quoted 63 140 109
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 £27,850 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
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 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
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 27 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Leicester -33 4 £40,000 +5.26% 8
Loughborough 0 2 £35,000 -30.00%
Hinckley +2 1 £30,000 -31.81%
Visual Studio
East Midlands

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 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 11 (84.62%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) .NET
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
4 7 (53.85%) HTML
4 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 6 (46.15%) CSS
5 6 (46.15%) XML
5 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
5 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
5 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (38.46%) MVC
6 5 (38.46%) Degree
7 4 (30.77%) jQuery
7 4 (30.77%) REST
7 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (30.77%) TDD
7 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
8 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
8 3 (23.08%) CRM
8 3 (23.08%) CSS3
8 3 (23.08%) HTML5
8 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
8 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
8 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
8 3 (23.08%) Ajax
8 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (15.38%) Web Development

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (7.69%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
2 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# Programmer
4 2 (15.38%) CRM Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Programmer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Business Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.69%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
3 6 (46.15%) XML
3 6 (46.15%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 4 (30.77%) REST
5 3 (23.08%) CSS3
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (23.08%) HTML5
5 3 (23.08%) Ajax
6 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
6 2 (15.38%) LINQ
6 2 (15.38%) SOAP
6 2 (15.38%) Web Services
6 2 (15.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (15.38%) COM
6 2 (15.38%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (15.38%) Breeze.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) GIS
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) MVC
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
4 3 (23.08%) CRM
5 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 2 (15.38%) ERP
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Web Development
5 2 (15.38%) Software Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) MVVM
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Change Control
6 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (7.69%) BDD
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) VB
5 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.69%) VBA
5 1 (7.69%) VB6
5 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Siebel
2 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (15.38%) NetSuite
3 1 (7.69%) Tableau
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Sage
Leicester, Leicestershire
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester
Ascent People
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Leicestershire, Midlands
Leicestershire Police
Salary: £29,235 to £38,289
Posted: 13 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Leicestershire Police
Salary: From £29,235 to £38,289 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago