Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for Visual Studio skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Visual Studio over the 6 months to 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
South West > Devon
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 55 68
Rank change year-on-year -3 +13 +18
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 10 32 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.87% 4.40% 1.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.00% 17.68% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 9
Devon median annual salary £54,750 £33,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.22% +3.85% +4.84%
10th Percentile £35,713 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £43,750 £33,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -

Visual Studio is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 125 181 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 23.36% 24.86% 23.67%
Number of salaries quoted 98 158 119
Devon median annual salary £47,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,700 £21,900
90th Percentile £55,000 £50,750 £58,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing Visual Studio as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Devon

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Devon

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Devon over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Devon

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Devon region over the 6 months to 19 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +14 6 £67,500 +117.74%
Paignton +1 2 £44,500 +22.76%
Plymouth -3 2 £37,500 +7.14%
Visual Studio
South West

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Advertising
3 5 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (50.00%) X++
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (30.00%) C#
5 3 (30.00%) .NET
6 2 (20.00%) MFC
6 2 (20.00%) C++
6 2 (20.00%) Intel
6 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) UML
6 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
6 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (20.00%) C
6 2 (20.00%) MVC
6 2 (20.00%) Validation
6 2 (20.00%) Aerospace
6 2 (20.00%) Avionics
6 2 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (20.00%) RESTful
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Advertising
3 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (20.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (20.00%) Avionics
5 1 (10.00%) Electronics
5 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (20.00%) MFC
2 2 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) BDD
3 2 (20.00%) Concurrent Programming
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematical Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Records Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) X++
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Intel
3 1 (10.00%) SAP