The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 27 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 17 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 6.69% 5.58% 5.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 42.50% 37.14% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 11
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £31,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £42,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Visual Studio
West Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
40 35 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 15.75% 15.02% 22.33%
Number of salaries quoted 39 33 43
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,536 £60,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Worcester +8 10 £33,250 -16.87% 1
Evesham -4 3 £40,000 -4.76%
Redditch - 3 £37,500 - 1
Bromsgrove - 1 £20,000 -
Visual Studio
West Midlands

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire region citing Visual Studio 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 Visual Studio.

1 37 (90.24%) .NET
2 35 (85.37%) C#
3 33 (80.49%) HTML
4 24 (58.54%) JavaScript
4 24 (58.54%) C++
5 21 (51.22%) Software Engineering
6 20 (48.78%) Degree
6 20 (48.78%) C
6 20 (48.78%) Microsoft
7 19 (46.34%) SQL Server
8 18 (43.90%) SQL
8 18 (43.90%) XML
8 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET
8 18 (43.90%) MVC
9 17 (41.46%) CSS
9 17 (41.46%) OOP
10 15 (36.59%) VB.NET
11 14 (34.15%) HTML5
11 14 (34.15%) OO
12 13 (31.71%) Computer Science
13 12 (29.27%) MS Excel
14 11 (26.83%) WCF
15 10 (24.39%) jQuery
15 10 (24.39%) WPF
15 10 (24.39%) ATL
15 10 (24.39%) DCOM
15 10 (24.39%) MFC
15 10 (24.39%) WinForms
15 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET Web API
16 9 (21.95%) ISO 9001

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire region citing Visual Studio 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 Visual Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.20%) Node.js
2 1 (2.44%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 12 (29.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) Simulink
2 2 (4.88%) Stateflow
3 1 (2.44%) MS Project
3 1 (2.44%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (12.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Modbus
1 2 (4.88%) Profibus
1 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.44%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (46.34%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.07%) RDBMS
2 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
3 6 (14.63%) MongoDB
4 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (17.07%) Subversion
3 6 (14.63%) Git (software)
3 6 (14.63%) NUnit
General
1 6 (14.63%) Automotive
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (78.05%) Developer
2 23 (56.10%) C# Developer
3 16 (39.02%) Software Developer
4 15 (36.59%) Junior
4 15 (36.59%) Junior Developer
4 15 (36.59%) Junior C# Developer
5 14 (34.15%) .NET Developer
6 11 (26.83%) C# Software Developer
6 11 (26.83%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (24.39%) .NET Software Developer
8 8 (19.51%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 8 (19.51%) Junior .NET Developer
8 8 (19.51%) Graduate
9 7 (17.07%) Junior Software Developer
10 6 (14.63%) Graduate Developer
10 6 (14.63%) Graduate Software Developer
10 6 (14.63%) Software Engineer
11 3 (7.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 2 (4.88%) C++ Software Engineer
13 1 (2.44%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (90.24%) .NET
2 33 (80.49%) HTML
3 18 (43.90%) XML
3 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET
4 17 (41.46%) CSS
5 14 (34.15%) HTML5
6 11 (26.83%) WCF
7 10 (24.39%) jQuery
7 10 (24.39%) WPF
7 10 (24.39%) ATL
7 10 (24.39%) DCOM
7 10 (24.39%) MFC
7 10 (24.39%) WinForms
7 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (19.51%) .NET Framework
9 7 (17.07%) SOAP
10 6 (14.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (14.63%) Entity Framework
10 6 (14.63%) LINQ
11 5 (12.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Computer Science
2 6 (14.63%) Mathematics
2 6 (14.63%) Physics
3 5 (12.20%) Mobile App
4 4 (9.76%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (4.88%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.88%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) Software Engineering
2 18 (43.90%) MVC
3 17 (41.46%) OOP
4 14 (34.15%) OO
5 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (14.63%) TDD
6 6 (14.63%) Software Testing
6 6 (14.63%) Web Development
6 6 (14.63%) OOD
7 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (12.20%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
9 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.32%) Logistics
10 2 (4.88%) UML
11 1 (2.44%) CRM
11 1 (2.44%) GAP Analysis
11 1 (2.44%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 35 (85.37%) C#
2 24 (58.54%) JavaScript
2 24 (58.54%) C++
3 20 (48.78%) C
4 18 (43.90%) SQL
5 15 (36.59%) VB.NET
6 5 (12.20%) T-SQL
7 4 (9.76%) Embedded C
7 4 (9.76%) Embedded C++
8 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.88%) C++/CLI
8 2 (4.88%) MATLAB
8 2 (4.88%) VBA
9 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (48.78%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) DV Cleared
2 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.95%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.44%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (48.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Intel
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle
3 1 (2.44%) Citrix
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Hudson IT
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcestershire
Hudson IT
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Worcester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago