The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 82 60 67
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +7
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 4 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.49% 2.65% 2.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.33% 20.20% 13.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 16
Median salary £44,250 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.66% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £37,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Visual Studio
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Development Applications Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
172 99 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 21.23% 13.13% 16.50%
Number of salaries quoted 161 68 104
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Oxford region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Oxford

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Oxford

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) C#
2 12 (63.16%) .NET
3 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
3 11 (57.89%) C++
3 11 (57.89%) Computer Science
4 8 (42.11%) Degree
4 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
4 8 (42.11%) Algorithms
5 7 (36.84%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 7 (36.84%) STL
5 7 (36.84%) Windows
5 7 (36.84%) Linux
5 7 (36.84%) TDD
5 7 (36.84%) Biotechnology
5 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
7 5 (26.32%) OO
7 5 (26.32%) MVC
8 4 (21.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 4 (21.05%) Artificial Intelligence
8 4 (21.05%) Physics
8 4 (21.05%) PhD
8 4 (21.05%) Device Driver
8 4 (21.05%) Games
8 4 (21.05%) GIS
8 4 (21.05%) Apache
8 4 (21.05%) OOP
8 4 (21.05%) SQL
8 4 (21.05%) HTML

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) Apache
1 4 (21.05%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) Big Data
2 4 (21.05%) GIS
3 2 (10.53%) QlikView
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (21.05%) Games
2 2 (10.53%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) C# Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Software Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
4 5 (26.32%) C# Software Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Software Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Big Data Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Machine Learning Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (15.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
8 1 (5.26%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (5.26%) HTML Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Junior Developer
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 7 (36.84%) STL
3 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
4 4 (21.05%) HTML
4 4 (21.05%) PostGIS
4 4 (21.05%) WebSockets
5 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 3 (15.79%) HTML5
5 3 (15.79%) jQuery
6 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (10.53%) CSS
6 2 (10.53%) CSS3
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (5.26%) SOAP
7 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (5.26%) WCF
7 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Computer Science
2 8 (42.11%) Algorithms
3 7 (36.84%) Biotechnology
4 4 (21.05%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (21.05%) Device Driver
4 4 (21.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (21.05%) Physics
5 2 (10.53%) LIMS
6 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
3 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (36.84%) TDD
4 5 (26.32%) MVC
4 5 (26.32%) OO
5 4 (21.05%) Game Development
5 4 (21.05%) Machine Learning
5 4 (21.05%) OOP
6 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.26%) Information Management
6 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) SDLC
6 1 (5.26%) SOLID
6 1 (5.26%) Time Management
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Web Development
6 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) C++
3 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Sage
1 2 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.26%) LabWare
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
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