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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft FxCop
Rank 889 897 879
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Permanent jobs citing FxCop 8 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.007% 0.011%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.043% 0.042% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 11
Average salary £42,500 £75,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.33% +76.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,777 £41,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 - £55,000

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
18615 18932 16293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.05% 16.25% 15.03%
Number of salaries quoted 15663 15915 13866
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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
Top 12 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 4 August 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
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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 +19 8 £42,500 -43.33%
North West 0 3 £38,777 -
South East - 2 £42,500 -
Cheshire - 2 £38,777 -
West Sussex - 2 £42,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £43,000 -
Wilmslow - 2 £38,777 -
Worthing - 2 £42,500 -
Leeds - 2 £43,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £43,000 -
London +20 1 - -
Manchester +6 1 - -

FxCop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) C#
3 13 (81.25%) XML
3 13 (81.25%) User Experience
4 12 (75.00%) Visual Studio
4 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (75.00%) NUnit
5 10 (62.50%) NHibernate
5 10 (62.50%) jQuery
5 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
5 10 (62.50%) MVC
5 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (56.25%) Web Services
6 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
7 8 (50.00%) T-SQL
7 8 (50.00%) PRINCE2
7 8 (50.00%) Project Management
7 8 (50.00%) PRINCE
7 8 (50.00%) Workflow
7 8 (50.00%) SharePoint
7 8 (50.00%) SOA
7 8 (50.00%) RDF
7 8 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
7 8 (50.00%) Ajax
7 8 (50.00%) InfoPath
7 8 (50.00%) CruiseControl
7 8 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 8 (50.00%) Software Architecture
7 8 (50.00%) NCover
7 8 (50.00%) NoSQL

FxCop
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 8 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 8 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (12.50%) NServiceBus
3 1 (6.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) InfoPath
2 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQLite
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Visual Studio
1 12 (75.00%) NUnit
2 8 (50.00%) CruiseControl
2 8 (50.00%) NCover
3 5 (31.25%) StyleCop
4 4 (25.00%) ReSharper
5 3 (18.75%) dotCover
6 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
6 2 (12.50%) Selenium
6 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (12.50%) Subversion
6 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
7 1 (6.25%) JIRA
7 1 (6.25%) Ant
7 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
7 1 (6.25%) NuGet
7 1 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (6.25%) SonarQube
7 1 (6.25%) Moq
7 1 (6.25%) Gerrit
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Games
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) C# Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Programmer
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Analyst Programmer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (12.50%) Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Release Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Development Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Build Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Build and Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 13 (81.25%) XML
3 10 (62.50%) NHibernate
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 10 (62.50%) jQuery
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (56.25%) Web Services
5 8 (50.00%) Ajax
6 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
7 4 (25.00%) LINQ
7 4 (25.00%) WCF
8 3 (18.75%) WinForms
9 2 (12.50%) JSON
9 2 (12.50%) HTML
9 2 (12.50%) CSS
9 2 (12.50%) WPF
9 2 (12.50%) HTML5
9 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
9 2 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
9 2 (12.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (12.50%) PMI
3 1 (6.25%) EPoS
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) MVC
3 8 (50.00%) Workflow
3 8 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 8 (50.00%) SOA
3 8 (50.00%) RDF
3 8 (50.00%) PRINCE
3 8 (50.00%) Project Management
3 8 (50.00%) Software Architecture
3 8 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 8 (50.00%) Analytics
3 8 (50.00%) Functional Programming
4 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) OOP
6 3 (18.75%) OO
6 3 (18.75%) Web Development
6 3 (18.75%) TDD
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (25.00%) C++
4 4 (25.00%) Ruby
5 3 (18.75%) C
5 3 (18.75%) Delphi
5 3 (18.75%) Java
6 1 (6.25%) VB
6 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Wonderware