Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
South West > Devon
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 45 79
Rank change year-on-year -15 +34 -2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 10 41 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.01% 5.51% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.62% 25.95% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9 29 1
Devon median annual salary £65,000 £32,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +103.13% -24.71% +39.34%
10th Percentile £30,975 £27,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £39,750 £43,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.35%

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 151 158 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 30.38% 21.24% 17.87%
Number of salaries quoted 135 132 105
Devon median annual salary £47,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.29% -2.78% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,700 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £48,250
South West median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +1.33%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +4 6 £67,500 +117.74%
Paignton +1 2 £44,500 +22.76%
Plymouth +1 1 £31,000 -11.43% 1
Visual Studio
South West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Devon region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Advertising
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (50.00%) X++
3 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) C++
4 3 (30.00%) C
4 3 (30.00%) MFC
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) UML
5 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) Intel
5 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (20.00%) Validation
5 2 (20.00%) Aerospace
5 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (20.00%) Avionics

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
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%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Advertising
3 2 (20.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (20.00%) Avionics
3 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) MFC
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) VxWorks
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematical Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Records Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) X++
2 3 (30.00%) C
2 3 (30.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Intel