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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 65 22 24
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 17 74 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.14% 10.50% 9.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.94% 44.58% 45.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 72 49
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,164 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
71 166 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 8.95% 23.55% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 66 151 109
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 -23 9 £40,000 +5.26% 1
Loughborough - 5 £55,000 -
Market Harborough - 3 - -
Lutterworth -16 1 £32,500 -7.59% 1
Visual Studio
East Midlands

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 70 (76.09%) C#
1 70 (76.09%) .NET
2 62 (67.39%) Microsoft
3 54 (58.70%) SQL Server
4 40 (43.48%) ASP.NET
4 40 (43.48%) HTML
5 38 (41.30%) CSS
6 37 (40.22%) JavaScript
7 32 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (31.52%) SQL
8 29 (31.52%) Windows
8 29 (31.52%) Team Foundation Server
9 26 (28.26%) MVC
10 25 (27.17%) jQuery
11 23 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 23 (25.00%) CRM
12 22 (23.91%) SharePoint
12 22 (23.91%) Relational Database
13 21 (22.83%) Dynamics CRM
13 21 (22.83%) Ajax
14 20 (21.74%) XML
14 20 (21.74%) LINQ
15 19 (20.65%) MS Excel
16 18 (19.57%) Eclipse
17 17 (18.48%) HTML5
17 17 (18.48%) Software Engineering
18 16 (17.39%) Oracle
18 16 (17.39%) .NET Framework
19 15 (16.30%) Degree
20 14 (15.22%) REST

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 22 (23.91%) SharePoint
2 9 (9.78%) IIS
3 6 (6.52%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.35%) Lync
5 3 (3.26%) CMS
6 2 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.09%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.09%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.09%) WordPress
7 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (20.65%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.52%) MS Office
3 2 (2.17%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.09%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 21 (22.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.09%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.43%) PaaS
1 5 (5.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.52%) LAN
1 6 (6.52%) WAN
2 5 (5.43%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (5.43%) SAN
3 4 (4.35%) CTI
4 3 (3.26%) Internet
5 1 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (58.70%) SQL Server
2 22 (23.91%) Relational Database
3 14 (15.22%) Oracle Database
4 13 (14.13%) RDBMS
5 12 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (11.96%) Crystal Reports
7 9 (9.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (4.35%) DTS
10 4 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (2.17%) MySQL
12 1 (1.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 29 (31.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (19.57%) Eclipse
3 14 (15.22%) NUnit
4 8 (8.70%) JIRA
5 5 (5.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (3.26%) WebDriver
6 3 (3.26%) Selenium
7 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Blend
7 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (1.09%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.09%) CruiseControl
8 1 (1.09%) Subversion
8 1 (1.09%) Dreamweaver
General
1 6 (6.52%) Retail
2 5 (5.43%) Electronics
2 5 (5.43%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.43%) Marketing
3 1 (1.09%) Finance
3 1 (1.09%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 73 (79.35%) Developer
2 27 (29.35%) Senior Developer
3 18 (19.57%) .NET Developer
3 18 (19.57%) CRM Developer
4 13 (14.13%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 12 (13.04%) Web Developer
6 11 (11.96%) Software Engineer
6 11 (11.96%) Senior Software Engineer
7 10 (10.87%) C# Developer
8 9 (9.78%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (7.61%) Software Developer
10 6 (6.52%) Applications Developer
10 6 (6.52%) Senior Software Developer
10 6 (6.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (5.43%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (5.43%) Administrator
12 4 (4.35%) Senior C# Developer
13 3 (3.26%) Senior .NET Developer
13 3 (3.26%) SQL Developer
13 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (76.09%) .NET
2 40 (43.48%) ASP.NET
2 40 (43.48%) HTML
3 38 (41.30%) CSS
4 25 (27.17%) jQuery
5 23 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (22.83%) Ajax
7 20 (21.74%) XML
7 20 (21.74%) LINQ
8 17 (18.48%) HTML5
9 16 (17.39%) .NET Framework
10 14 (15.22%) SOAP
10 14 (15.22%) REST
11 13 (14.13%) Web Services
12 12 (13.04%) CSS3
12 12 (13.04%) WinForms
13 10 (10.87%) MFC
14 8 (8.70%) XSLT
15 7 (7.61%) Silverlight
16 6 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.61%) Device Driver
3 5 (5.43%) Clustering
3 5 (5.43%) iPhone
4 4 (4.35%) User Experience
5 2 (2.17%) NHS
5 2 (2.17%) Social Media
5 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.09%) Open Source
6 1 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 29 (31.52%) Windows
2 5 (5.43%) HPUX
2 5 (5.43%) Linux
2 5 (5.43%) UNIX
3 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.09%) Android
4 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (28.26%) MVC
3 23 (25.00%) CRM
4 17 (18.48%) Software Engineering
5 11 (11.96%) Test Scripting
5 11 (11.96%) OO
6 7 (7.61%) E-Commerce
6 7 (7.61%) UML
7 6 (6.52%) Software Testing
7 6 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (5.43%) Web Development
8 5 (5.43%) Automated Testing
8 5 (5.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.43%) Scrum
8 5 (5.43%) Extreme Programming
8 5 (5.43%) Software Licensing
9 4 (4.35%) Mentoring
9 4 (4.35%) Project Management
9 4 (4.35%) Unit Testing
9 4 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 70 (76.09%) C#
2 37 (40.22%) JavaScript
3 29 (31.52%) SQL
4 13 (14.13%) VB.NET
5 11 (11.96%) C++
6 6 (6.52%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.17%) VBScript
7 2 (2.17%) PHP
7 2 (2.17%) XQuery
7 2 (2.17%) XAML
7 2 (2.17%) Java
8 1 (1.09%) Delphi
8 1 (1.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (16.30%) Degree
2 5 (5.43%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.43%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 62 (67.39%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.39%) Oracle
3 7 (7.61%) Perforce
4 5 (5.43%) Siebel
4 5 (5.43%) Cisco
4 5 (5.43%) HP
4 5 (5.43%) Apple
4 5 (5.43%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (5.43%) NetSuite
5 4 (4.35%) Telerik
6 1 (1.09%) Sage
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