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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 42 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 10 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 3.05% 5.31% 5.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.24% 23.53% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 10
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +44.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £18,200 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £45,000 £38,275
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
89 51 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 27.13% 22.57% 16.02%
Number of salaries quoted 89 45 31
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +86.04%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcestershire region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester - 5 £37,500 - 1
Redditch -4 4 £29,250 +6.36%
Malvern - 1 £47,500 -
Visual Studio
West Midlands

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
1 16 (84.21%) .NET
1 16 (84.21%) ASP.NET
2 15 (78.95%) SQL
2 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
2 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
4 13 (68.42%) HTML
5 12 (63.16%) Windows
6 11 (57.89%) C#
6 11 (57.89%) CSS
6 11 (57.89%) Web Services
7 10 (52.63%) C
7 10 (52.63%) TDD
7 10 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (47.37%) Relational Database
8 9 (47.37%) OOP
8 9 (47.37%) OO
9 8 (42.11%) SOA
9 8 (42.11%) Ajax
9 8 (42.11%) MVC
9 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (42.11%) AngularJS
9 8 (42.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (42.11%) Windows 10
9 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2014
9 8 (42.11%) WPF
9 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (42.11%) SaaS

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (42.11%) SaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
2 9 (47.37%) Relational Database
3 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.53%) LoadRunner
1 2 (10.53%) Selenium
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio Team System
1 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Advertising
1 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 12 (63.16%) .NET Developer
3 8 (42.11%) Graduate
3 8 (42.11%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 8 (42.11%) Graduate Developer
3 8 (42.11%) Junior
3 8 (42.11%) Junior .NET Developer
3 8 (42.11%) Junior Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) QA Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Quality Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
5 2 (10.53%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Development Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) .NET
1 16 (84.21%) ASP.NET
2 13 (68.42%) HTML
3 11 (57.89%) CSS
3 11 (57.89%) Web Services
4 8 (42.11%) Ajax
4 8 (42.11%) AngularJS
4 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (42.11%) HTML5
4 8 (42.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 8 (42.11%) WPF
5 3 (15.79%) jQuery
5 3 (15.79%) XML
6 2 (10.53%) XSLT
7 1 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Data Structures
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) User Experience
2 2 (10.53%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (52.63%) TDD
3 9 (47.37%) OO
3 9 (47.37%) OOP
4 8 (42.11%) MVC
4 8 (42.11%) SOA
5 4 (21.05%) SDLC
6 3 (15.79%) Case Management
6 3 (15.79%) Migration
6 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
7 2 (10.53%) Project Management
7 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Scrum
7 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
2 15 (78.95%) SQL
3 11 (57.89%) C#
4 10 (52.63%) C
5 5 (26.32%) VB.NET
6 4 (21.05%) PHP
7 3 (15.79%) Java
8 2 (10.53%) C++
8 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
8 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
9 1 (5.26%) Lua
9 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
1 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) Google
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