The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 81 72 78
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 46 44 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.93% 2.88% 3.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.71% 16.67% 18.66%
Number of salaries quoted 36 32 58
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Visual Studio
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
362 264 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 23.09% 17.28% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 307 187 310
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon -16 16 £42,500 +8.97% 1
Oxford -8 15 £42,500 +15.64% 1
Witney +5 5 £35,000 +21.73%
Wallingford -12 4 £42,500 -26.08%
Banbury - 4 £30,000 -
Bicester - 1 £45,000 -
Wantage - 1 £40,000 -
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 75 (76.53%) .NET
2 65 (66.33%) C#
3 53 (54.08%) Windows
3 53 (54.08%) Software Engineering
4 52 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (45.92%) C++
6 42 (42.86%) SQL Server
7 35 (35.71%) ASP.NET
8 32 (32.65%) Microsoft
9 29 (29.59%) STL
9 29 (29.59%) Computer Science
10 27 (27.55%) MVC
11 26 (26.53%) HTML
12 24 (24.49%) Degree
12 24 (24.49%) CSS
13 23 (23.47%) OO
14 20 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (20.41%) TDD
15 19 (19.39%) SQL
16 18 (18.37%) JavaScript
16 18 (18.37%) Linux
16 18 (18.37%) Team Foundation Server
17 17 (17.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 17 (17.35%) Biotechnology
18 16 (16.33%) Automated Testing
18 16 (16.33%) Regression Testing
18 16 (16.33%) Algorithms
19 15 (15.31%) SQL Server 2012
20 14 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
21 13 (13.27%) HTML5

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (4.08%) Apache
1 4 (4.08%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.06%) CMS
2 3 (3.06%) IIS
2 3 (3.06%) Node.js
Applications
1 13 (13.27%) MS Office
2 5 (5.10%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.02%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.06%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.31%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.08%) Big Data
3 4 (4.08%) GIS
4 3 (3.06%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.04%) QlikView
5 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.02%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 18 (18.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.08%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.08%) MSTest
3 3 (3.06%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.02%) NUnit
4 1 (1.02%) Selenium
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.02%) Subversion
4 1 (1.02%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (5.10%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.08%) Games
3 3 (3.06%) Electronics
4 1 (1.02%) Advertising
4 1 (1.02%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.02%) Automotive
4 1 (1.02%) Finance
Job Titles
1 45 (45.92%) Software Engineer
2 35 (35.71%) Developer
3 26 (26.53%) C# Developer
4 18 (18.37%) .NET Developer
5 17 (17.35%) C++ Software Engineer
6 14 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (13.27%) C# Software Engineer
7 13 (13.27%) Software Developer
8 12 (12.24%) GUI Software Engineer
8 12 (12.24%) Windows Engineer
9 11 (11.22%) .NET Software Engineer
9 11 (11.22%) C# Software Developer
9 11 (11.22%) Senior Developer
10 10 (10.20%) Senior Software Engineer
11 9 (9.18%) .NET Development Manager
11 9 (9.18%) Development Manager
11 9 (9.18%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
12 8 (8.16%) Agile Development Manager
12 8 (8.16%) Senior C# Developer
12 8 (8.16%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (76.53%) .NET
2 35 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 29 (29.59%) STL
4 26 (26.53%) HTML
5 24 (24.49%) CSS
6 17 (17.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 13 (13.27%) HTML5
8 12 (12.24%) jQuery
9 11 (11.22%) .NET Framework
9 11 (11.22%) Entity Framework
9 11 (11.22%) Web Services
10 10 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (9.18%) WebSockets
12 8 (8.16%) WinForms
13 6 (6.12%) Ajax
14 4 (4.08%) PostGIS
14 4 (4.08%) XML
15 3 (3.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 3 (3.06%) XSLT
16 2 (2.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (29.59%) Computer Science
2 17 (17.35%) Biotechnology
3 16 (16.33%) Algorithms
4 12 (12.24%) User Experience
5 9 (9.18%) Device Driver
5 9 (9.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 7 (7.14%) Physics
7 6 (6.12%) Mathematics
8 5 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (4.08%) Artificial Intelligence
10 3 (3.06%) Data Structures
10 3 (3.06%) e-Learning
10 3 (3.06%) Visualisation
11 2 (2.04%) Chemistry
11 2 (2.04%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 53 (54.08%) Windows
2 18 (18.37%) Linux
3 10 (10.20%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (54.08%) Software Engineering
2 52 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (27.55%) MVC
4 23 (23.47%) OO
5 20 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (20.41%) TDD
6 16 (16.33%) Automated Testing
6 16 (16.33%) Regression Testing
7 14 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (13.27%) Scrum
8 13 (13.27%) Software Testing
9 12 (12.24%) Computer Security
9 12 (12.24%) Mentoring
9 12 (12.24%) Multithreading
9 12 (12.24%) Product Management
9 12 (12.24%) Software Delivery
10 11 (11.22%) Project Management
11 9 (9.18%) Line Management
11 9 (9.18%) People Management
11 9 (9.18%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 65 (66.33%) C#
2 45 (45.92%) C++
3 19 (19.39%) SQL
4 18 (18.37%) JavaScript
5 12 (12.24%) VC++
6 8 (8.16%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.08%) TypeScript
8 3 (3.06%) C
8 3 (3.06%) PHP
9 2 (2.04%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.02%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 24 (24.49%) Degree
2 10 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (6.12%) PhD
4 1 (1.02%) MCPD
4 1 (1.02%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (32.65%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.24%) Sophos
3 3 (3.06%) Perforce
4 2 (2.04%) Sage
4 2 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.02%) LabWare
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