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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 56 50 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -30
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 16 30 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.29% 3.48% 11.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.05% 39.47% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 76
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £31,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £55,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
84 76 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 12.02% 8.82% 23.28%
Number of salaries quoted 76 69 147
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 0 15 £35,000 -10.25% 6
Visual Studio
East Midlands

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 26 (92.86%) .NET
2 25 (89.29%) C#
3 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET
4 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
4 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (39.29%) SQL
6 10 (35.71%) Windows
6 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 10 (35.71%) .NET Framework
7 9 (32.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
7 9 (32.14%) Web Services
8 8 (28.57%) XML
8 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 8 (28.57%) HTML
8 8 (28.57%) MVC
8 8 (28.57%) Degree
9 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
10 6 (21.43%) Scrum
10 6 (21.43%) CSS
10 6 (21.43%) VB.NET
11 5 (17.86%) SOAP
11 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
11 5 (17.86%) C++
11 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
11 5 (17.86%) REST
12 4 (14.29%) SDLC
12 4 (14.29%) Relational Database

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 3 (10.71%) IIS
2 2 (7.14%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.14%) WebDriver
2 2 (7.14%) SpecFlow
2 2 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 2 (7.14%) JIRA
2 2 (7.14%) Selenium
2 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) French Language
2 3 (10.71%) German Language
2 3 (10.71%) Italian Language
2 3 (10.71%) Spanish Language
3 2 (7.14%) Publishing
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) .NET Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Software Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Graduate
3 3 (10.71%) Applications Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (7.14%) Programmer
4 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Applications Support
4 2 (7.14%) Information Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Junior Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Development Manager
4 2 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Junior
4 2 (7.14%) .NET Analyst Programmer
4 2 (7.14%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (92.86%) .NET
2 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET
3 10 (35.71%) .NET Framework
4 9 (32.14%) Web Services
5 8 (28.57%) XML
5 8 (28.57%) HTML
6 6 (21.43%) CSS
7 5 (17.86%) SOAP
7 5 (17.86%) REST
8 4 (14.29%) Silverlight
8 4 (14.29%) jQuery
8 4 (14.29%) RESTful
8 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (14.29%) WinForms
9 3 (10.71%) MFC
9 3 (10.71%) WCF
9 3 (10.71%) WPF
9 3 (10.71%) Entity Framework
10 2 (7.14%) Castle Windsor
10 2 (7.14%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
3 2 (7.14%) GIS
4 1 (3.57%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.57%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.57%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (7.14%) UNIX
3 2 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
3 8 (28.57%) MVC
4 6 (21.43%) Scrum
5 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
6 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 4 (14.29%) SDLC
7 3 (10.71%) OO
7 3 (10.71%) TDD
7 3 (10.71%) Logistics
8 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Kanban
8 2 (7.14%) CRM
8 2 (7.14%) SOA
8 2 (7.14%) Service Management
8 2 (7.14%) Information Security
8 2 (7.14%) SEO
8 2 (7.14%) Image Processing
8 2 (7.14%) BDD
8 2 (7.14%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 25 (89.29%) C#
2 11 (39.29%) SQL
3 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 6 (21.43%) VB.NET
5 5 (17.86%) C++
6 4 (14.29%) VB
7 3 (10.71%) C
7 3 (10.71%) Java
8 1 (3.57%) PHP
8 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.57%) XAML
8 1 (3.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.57%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) Siebel
3 2 (7.14%) Citrix
3 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (7.14%) VMware
3 2 (7.14%) NetSuite
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