The table below looks at the statistics for FxCop skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FxCop over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft FxCop
Rank 896 870 893
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +23
Permanent jobs citing FxCop 6 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.006% 0.001%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.032% 0.043% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 0
Average salary £51,250 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £26,750 £52,500 -
% change year-on-year
-49.04% -

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18733 16379 17101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.14% 15.21% 14.61%
Number of salaries quoted 15512 13953 14786
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

FxCop
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FxCop within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

FxCop Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FxCop
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FxCop within the UK.

FxCop Salary Trend in the UK

FxCop
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FxCop over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 within the UK.

FxCop Salary Histogram in the UK

FxCop
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FxCop within the UK over the 3 months to 1 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
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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
England -26 6 £51,250 -2.38% 1
London -17 2 £75,000 +53.84%
Manchester - 2 - -
Nottingham - 2 £26,750 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £26,750 -
East Midlands - 2 £26,750 -
North West - 2 - -
Cheadle - 2 - -

FxCop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing FxCop 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 FxCop.

1 33 (97.06%) C#
2 29 (85.29%) .NET
2 29 (85.29%) SQL Server
3 24 (70.59%) Visual Studio
4 21 (61.76%) Microsoft
5 18 (52.94%) MVC
5 18 (52.94%) HTML
5 18 (52.94%) CSS
6 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 17 (50.00%) Degree
7 16 (47.06%) JIRA
7 16 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (47.06%) TeamCity
7 16 (47.06%) XML
7 16 (47.06%) MS Excel
7 16 (47.06%) Games
7 16 (47.06%) GitHub
8 15 (44.12%) Windows
9 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET
9 14 (41.18%) XSLT
9 14 (41.18%) WCF
9 14 (41.18%) TDD
9 14 (41.18%) Ajax
10 13 (38.24%) JSON
10 13 (38.24%) HTTP
11 11 (32.35%) WPF
11 11 (32.35%) Computer Science
12 10 (29.41%) ReSharper
12 10 (29.41%) Subversion
12 10 (29.41%) CMS

FxCop
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing FxCop 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 FxCop. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (29.41%) CMS
2 9 (26.47%) IIS
3 6 (17.65%) Confluence
4 3 (8.82%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 16 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 16 (47.06%) GitHub
2 7 (20.59%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) HTTP
2 1 (2.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (85.29%) SQL Server
2 16 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (70.59%) Visual Studio
2 16 (47.06%) TeamCity
2 16 (47.06%) JIRA
3 10 (29.41%) ReSharper
3 10 (29.41%) Subversion
4 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
4 8 (23.53%) StyleCop
5 5 (14.71%) NUnit
6 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
7 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (8.82%) NCover
7 3 (8.82%) CruiseControl
8 2 (5.88%) Moq
8 2 (5.88%) Gerrit
8 2 (5.88%) SpecFlow
9 1 (2.94%) Paros
General
1 16 (47.06%) Games
2 7 (20.59%) Finance
3 6 (17.65%) Retail
4 4 (11.76%) Investment Banking
4 4 (11.76%) Banking
4 4 (11.76%) Front Office
5 2 (5.88%) Electronics
5 2 (5.88%) Military
Job Titles
1 24 (70.59%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) C# Developer
3 8 (23.53%) .NET Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Web Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Technical Leader
5 5 (14.71%) Web Applications Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Applications Developer
6 4 (11.76%) WPF Developer
7 3 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Analyst Programmer
9 1 (2.94%) Programmer
9 1 (2.94%) Information Manager
9 1 (2.94%) Information Security Manager
9 1 (2.94%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (85.29%) .NET
2 18 (52.94%) HTML
2 18 (52.94%) CSS
3 16 (47.06%) XML
4 14 (41.18%) XSLT
4 14 (41.18%) Ajax
4 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET
4 14 (41.18%) WCF
5 13 (38.24%) JSON
6 11 (32.35%) WPF
7 5 (14.71%) Web Services
7 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
9 2 (5.88%) LINQ
9 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (5.88%) Ninject
10 1 (2.94%) WF
10 1 (2.94%) Silverlight
10 1 (2.94%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Computer Science
2 10 (29.41%) Mobile App
3 6 (17.65%) iPhone
3 6 (17.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (17.65%) EPoS
3 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
4 4 (11.76%) Credit Risk
5 3 (8.82%) N-Tier
6 2 (5.88%) Informatics
6 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Windows
2 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.88%) Linux
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) MVC
2 14 (41.18%) TDD
3 8 (23.53%) Project Management
3 8 (23.53%) Scrum
4 7 (20.59%) SOA
4 7 (20.59%) Unit Testing
5 6 (17.65%) Data Protection
5 6 (17.65%) Time Management
5 6 (17.65%) User Stories
5 6 (17.65%) Change Management
5 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.76%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (11.76%) MVVM
6 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 3 (8.82%) Web Application Development
7 3 (8.82%) CRM
7 3 (8.82%) UML
7 3 (8.82%) OO
8 2 (5.88%) RAD
8 2 (5.88%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 33 (97.06%) C#
2 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (23.53%) SQL
4 6 (17.65%) VB
4 6 (17.65%) C++
4 6 (17.65%) Java
5 4 (11.76%) XAML
6 2 (5.88%) Ruby
6 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) MCP
2 2 (5.88%) MCSD
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.88%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.88%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) Telerik
3 2 (5.88%) Wonderware
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) McAfee
4 1 (2.94%) Qualys
4 1 (2.94%) Sourcefire