The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Worcestershire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 23 29 31
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 16 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 7.24% 5.91% 4.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 42.11% 37.14% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 14
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,400 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £47,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Development Applications Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
38 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 17.19% 15.91% 9.58%
Number of salaries quoted 37 27 29
Average salary £34,250 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £28,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Visual Studio
West Midlands

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Evesham +2 5 £42,000 +50.00% 1
Worcester +8 2 £40,000 +26.98% 1
Kidderminster - 2 £30,000 -
Visual Studio
West Midlands

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (94.12%) C#
3 28 (82.35%) ASP.NET
4 23 (67.65%) SQL Server
5 22 (64.71%) C++
5 22 (64.71%) VB.NET
6 20 (58.82%) HTML
7 18 (52.94%) MVC
7 18 (52.94%) Software Engineering
8 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
9 15 (44.12%) SQL
10 14 (41.18%) CSS
10 14 (41.18%) XML
10 14 (41.18%) jQuery
11 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
12 11 (32.35%) Windows
12 11 (32.35%) C
13 10 (29.41%) Ajax
13 10 (29.41%) Web Development
13 10 (29.41%) Degree
14 7 (20.59%) WinForms
14 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
14 7 (20.59%) .NET Framework
15 6 (17.65%) WCF
15 6 (17.65%) WPF
15 6 (17.65%) Digital Forensics
15 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
15 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
15 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
15 6 (17.65%) Military

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) Fireworks
2 2 (5.88%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.76%) MPLS
2 4 (11.76%) VPN
2 4 (11.76%) VoIP
3 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (67.65%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (17.65%) Military
1 6 (17.65%) Law
2 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (70.59%) Developer
2 15 (44.12%) Software Engineer
3 12 (35.29%) .NET Developer
4 9 (26.47%) C# Software Engineer
5 8 (23.53%) Software Developer
6 6 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (17.65%) C# Developer
7 5 (14.71%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (14.71%) .NET Software Engineer
8 4 (11.76%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 4 (11.76%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (11.76%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (11.76%) Development Engineer
8 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (11.76%) .NET Web Developer
8 4 (11.76%) Software Development Engineer
8 4 (11.76%) Web Developer
9 3 (8.82%) Graduate
9 3 (8.82%) Applications Developer
9 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (82.35%) ASP.NET
3 20 (58.82%) HTML
4 14 (41.18%) CSS
4 14 (41.18%) XML
4 14 (41.18%) jQuery
5 10 (29.41%) Ajax
6 7 (20.59%) WinForms
6 7 (20.59%) .NET Framework
7 6 (17.65%) WCF
7 6 (17.65%) WPF
7 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (17.65%) XSLT
7 6 (17.65%) Web Services
8 2 (5.88%) HTML5
8 2 (5.88%) CSS3
9 1 (2.94%) COM
9 1 (2.94%) D-Bus
9 1 (2.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (2.94%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) Device Driver
2 1 (2.94%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) MVC
1 18 (52.94%) Software Engineering
2 10 (29.41%) Web Development
3 6 (17.65%) Digital Forensics
3 6 (17.65%) Scrum
4 5 (14.71%) Project Management
5 4 (11.76%) Time Management
5 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (5.88%) Web Design
6 2 (5.88%) SEO
7 1 (2.94%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 32 (94.12%) C#
2 22 (64.71%) C++
2 22 (64.71%) VB.NET
3 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 15 (44.12%) SQL
5 11 (32.35%) C
6 6 (17.65%) VB
7 5 (14.71%) PHP
8 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.94%) Java
9 1 (2.94%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) VMware
3 4 (11.76%) Cisco
Evesham, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £37000 - £47000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago