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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 66 33 12
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -21
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 12 71 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.70% 7.61% 16.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.05% 57.26% 65.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12 63 96
Average salary £33,762 £40,000 £38,072
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.59% +5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
57 124 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 8.09% 13.29% 24.75%
Number of salaries quoted 53 112 148
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 June 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 June 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 -26 7 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Hinckley - 1 £30,000 -
Visual Studio
East Midlands

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 15 (93.75%) C#
2 13 (81.25%) .NET
3 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 10 (62.50%) XML
4 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
5 7 (43.75%) HTML
6 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
7 5 (31.25%) Degree
7 5 (31.25%) Ajax
7 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (31.25%) REST
7 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (31.25%) CSS
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 5 (31.25%) Web Services
7 5 (31.25%) Windows
7 5 (31.25%) MVC
8 4 (25.00%) WinForms
8 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (25.00%) C++
8 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
8 4 (25.00%) Entity Framework
8 4 (25.00%) LINQ
8 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
9 3 (18.75%) jQuery
9 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 2 (12.50%) IIS
1 2 (12.50%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium
3 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
3 1 (6.25%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) French Language
2 1 (6.25%) German Language
2 1 (6.25%) Italian Language
2 1 (6.25%) Spanish Language
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
2 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Programmer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
5 2 (12.50%) Applications Developer
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Information Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) Information Systems Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) C# Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) CRM Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) XML
3 7 (43.75%) HTML
4 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
5 5 (31.25%) Ajax
5 5 (31.25%) REST
5 5 (31.25%) CSS
5 5 (31.25%) Web Services
6 4 (25.00%) WinForms
6 4 (25.00%) Entity Framework
6 4 (25.00%) LINQ
7 3 (18.75%) jQuery
7 3 (18.75%) RESTful
7 3 (18.75%) HTML5
7 3 (18.75%) CSS3
7 3 (18.75%) WPF
7 3 (18.75%) SOAP
7 3 (18.75%) MFC
8 2 (12.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 2 (12.50%) GIS
3 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) MVC
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) ERP
4 2 (12.50%) Business Transformation
4 2 (12.50%) MVVM
4 2 (12.50%) Image Processing
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Kanban
5 1 (6.25%) 3D Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) C++
5 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
6 2 (12.50%) VB
6 2 (12.50%) C
6 2 (12.50%) Java
7 1 (6.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Siebel
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix
3 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (12.50%) NetSuite
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