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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft FxCop
Rank 859 879 863
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -16
Permanent jobs citing FxCop 14 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.008% 0.003%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.083% 0.047% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 3
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -43.47%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - £60,000

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
16836 17058 15453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.05% 16.15% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14196 13865 13216
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 5 March 2015 within the UK.

FxCop Salary Histogram in the UK

FxCop
Top 14 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 5 March 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
England +8 14 £45,000 +38.46%
East of England - 5 £61,250 -
South West - 5 £45,000 -
Cheltenham - 5 £45,000 -
Ipswich - 5 £61,250 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £45,000 -
Suffolk - 5 £61,250 -
London +26 2 £50,000 +53.84%
City of London +1 2 £50,000 +66.66%
North West 0 1 £37,000 -
Manchester -12 1 £37,000 -
Stockport - 1 £37,000 -
South East - 1 £42,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £42,500 -

FxCop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
2 15 (68.18%) C#
2 15 (68.18%) .NET
2 15 (68.18%) StyleCop
3 11 (50.00%) XML
3 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (45.45%) .NET Framework
4 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 8 (36.36%) CSS
5 8 (36.36%) XSL
5 8 (36.36%) Regression Testing
5 8 (36.36%) Windows
5 8 (36.36%) Web Application Development
5 8 (36.36%) DevOps
6 7 (31.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
6 7 (31.82%) Twitter
6 7 (31.82%) Multithreading
6 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
6 7 (31.82%) Subversion
7 6 (27.27%) Ant
7 6 (27.27%) NuGet
7 6 (27.27%) MSBuild
7 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
7 6 (27.27%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (22.73%) LINQ
8 5 (22.73%) ReSharper

FxCop
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 1 (4.55%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.55%) SQLite
4 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (68.18%) StyleCop
2 7 (31.82%) Subversion
3 6 (27.27%) Ant
3 6 (27.27%) NuGet
3 6 (27.27%) MSBuild
3 6 (27.27%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (22.73%) ReSharper
5 4 (18.18%) NUnit
6 3 (13.64%) dotCover
7 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
8 1 (4.55%) JIRA
8 1 (4.55%) CppUnit
8 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
8 1 (4.55%) Gerrit
8 1 (4.55%) WiX
8 1 (4.55%) Moq
8 1 (4.55%) GoogleTest
8 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (18.18%) Games
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Front Office
3 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) .NET Developer
3 9 (40.91%) C# Developer
3 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (31.82%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (31.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (31.82%) Senior Developer
4 7 (31.82%) Senior C# Developer
4 7 (31.82%) Senior .NET Developer
4 7 (31.82%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Architect
5 4 (18.18%) Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Release Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Release Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Build Manager
7 1 (4.55%) PC Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) .NET
2 11 (50.00%) XML
3 10 (45.45%) .NET Framework
3 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 8 (36.36%) CSS
4 8 (36.36%) XSL
5 7 (31.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
6 5 (22.73%) LINQ
7 2 (9.09%) WCF
7 2 (9.09%) WinForms
8 1 (4.55%) HTML
8 1 (4.55%) XSLT
8 1 (4.55%) Web Services
8 1 (4.55%) WPF
8 1 (4.55%) POCO
8 1 (4.55%) Ninject
8 1 (4.55%) Regular Expression
8 1 (4.55%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (13.64%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Regression Testing
2 8 (36.36%) Web Application Development
2 8 (36.36%) DevOps
3 7 (31.82%) Multithreading
4 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
6 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
6 4 (18.18%) OOP
6 4 (18.18%) OO
7 3 (13.64%) TDD
7 3 (13.64%) Scrum
7 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Web Development
9 1 (4.55%) Code Coverage
9 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
9 1 (4.55%) Validation
9 1 (4.55%) Change Control
9 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
9 1 (4.55%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
2 15 (68.18%) C#
3 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 4 (18.18%) Ruby
5 3 (13.64%) C++
5 3 (13.64%) SQL
5 3 (13.64%) Java
6 2 (9.09%) C
6 2 (9.09%) Delphi
7 1 (4.55%) VBScript
7 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.55%) Python
7 1 (4.55%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Twitter
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.55%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) Wonderware
3 1 (4.55%) Telerik
3 1 (4.55%) VMware