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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 60 72 27
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -45
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 15 2 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.08% 0.29% 10.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.40% 2.78% 48.60%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 67
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £45,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
121 72 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 16.78% 10.50% 21.57%
Number of salaries quoted 102 67 148
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £43,000 £46,125
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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 +14 14 £40,000 - 4
Loughborough - 1 £35,000 -
Visual Studio
East Midlands

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (82.22%) C#
3 30 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 26 (57.78%) SQL Server
5 20 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 16 (35.56%) SQL
6 16 (35.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (35.56%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (33.33%) HTML
7 15 (33.33%) CSS
7 15 (33.33%) Windows
7 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (31.11%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (28.89%) .NET Framework
9 13 (28.89%) MS Excel
10 12 (26.67%) MVC
10 12 (26.67%) XAML
11 11 (24.44%) Retail
12 10 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (22.22%) Scrum
12 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 9 (20.00%) IIS
14 8 (17.78%) SOA
14 8 (17.78%) SEO
14 8 (17.78%) Windows CE
14 8 (17.78%) EPoS
14 8 (17.78%) Telerik
14 8 (17.78%) Unit Testing
14 8 (17.78%) HTML5
14 8 (17.78%) User Experience

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 9 (20.00%) IIS
2 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (28.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.89%) MS Office
2 4 (8.89%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) SaaS
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) Modbus
1 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (57.78%) SQL Server
2 16 (35.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.44%) JIRA
2 2 (4.44%) Selenium
2 2 (4.44%) SpecFlow
2 2 (4.44%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (24.44%) Retail
2 7 (15.56%) Finance
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Publishing
4 1 (2.22%) French Language
4 1 (2.22%) German Language
4 1 (2.22%) Italian Language
4 1 (2.22%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 31 (68.89%) Developer
2 15 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 12 (26.67%) C# Developer
4 9 (20.00%) Applications Developer
5 8 (17.78%) Development Manager
5 8 (17.78%) IT Development Manager
5 8 (17.78%) IT Manager
6 7 (15.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (15.56%) C# Software Developer
6 7 (15.56%) Software Developer
7 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 6 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (13.33%) Software Engineer
7 6 (13.33%) SQL Developer
8 5 (11.11%) XAML Developer
9 4 (8.89%) .NET Applications Developer
9 4 (8.89%) Lead Software Engineer
9 4 (8.89%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (8.89%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 15 (33.33%) CSS
3 15 (33.33%) HTML
4 13 (28.89%) .NET Framework
5 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 8 (17.78%) HTML5
7 5 (11.11%) ADO.NET
7 5 (11.11%) Silverlight
7 5 (11.11%) Web Services
7 5 (11.11%) WPF
8 4 (8.89%) Ajax
8 4 (8.89%) XML
9 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (6.67%) Entity Framework
9 3 (6.67%) jQuery
9 3 (6.67%) REST
10 2 (4.44%) Breeze.js
10 2 (4.44%) CSS3
10 2 (4.44%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (35.56%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.78%) EPoS
2 8 (17.78%) User Experience
3 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (33.33%) Windows
2 8 (17.78%) Windows CE
3 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.44%) Linux
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (26.67%) MVC
3 10 (22.22%) Scrum
4 8 (17.78%) SEO
4 8 (17.78%) SOA
4 8 (17.78%) Unit Testing
5 7 (15.56%) Business Continuity
5 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
6 6 (13.33%) High Availability
7 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
7 4 (8.89%) ERP
7 4 (8.89%) V-Model
7 4 (8.89%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.67%) Logistics
8 3 (6.67%) TDD
8 3 (6.67%) UML
8 3 (6.67%) Web Development
9 2 (4.44%) Test Scripting
9 2 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (82.22%) C#
2 16 (35.56%) SQL
3 12 (26.67%) XAML
4 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
5 4 (8.89%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.22%) C++
6 1 (2.22%) Java
6 1 (2.22%) PHP
6 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) ISO 9001
1 4 (8.89%) TickIT
2 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 20 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.78%) Telerik
3 6 (13.33%) Oracle
4 2 (4.44%) Siemens
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