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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
South West / Devon
Rank 47 54 55
Rank change year-on-year +7 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 8 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.22% 1.02% 0.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.41% 4.05% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 2
Median salary £40,000 £27,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.45% -11.29%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Visual Studio is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Development Application Skills
Devon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 85 74 59
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 23.55% 25.08% 15.69%
Number of salaries quoted 80 64 51
Median salary £37,500 £33,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.94% -0.74%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £23,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 3 months to 27 March 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
Exeter -8 4 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Visual Studio
South West

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Devon region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 28 (71.79%) SQL
2 26 (66.67%) C#
3 25 (64.10%) SQL Server
4 24 (61.54%) VB
5 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
6 14 (35.90%) .NET
7 13 (33.33%) VBA
7 13 (33.33%) MS Office
7 13 (33.33%) VBScript
7 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 13 (33.33%) Windows XP
7 13 (33.33%) Windows
7 13 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (33.33%) Windows 8
7 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (28.21%) Ethernet
8 11 (28.21%) C++
9 10 (25.64%) C
9 10 (25.64%) Oracle
9 10 (25.64%) VC++
9 10 (25.64%) ITIL
9 10 (25.64%) PRINCE2
9 10 (25.64%) Software Engineering
9 10 (25.64%) SDLC
9 10 (25.64%) Driving Licence
9 10 (25.64%) RS-232

Visual Studio
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (20.51%) SharePoint
1 8 (20.51%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) Ethernet
2 10 (25.64%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (64.10%) SQL Server
2 13 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.13%) Big Data
4 2 (5.13%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) JIRA
2 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.56%) Selenium
3 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (12.82%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Analyst
2 13 (33.33%) Developer
2 13 (33.33%) IT Analyst
3 10 (25.64%) IT Support
3 10 (25.64%) IT Support Analyst
3 10 (25.64%) Support Analyst
4 9 (23.08%) .NET Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Test Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Development Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Electronics Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Electronics Test Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Test Development Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) VB Scripter
8 2 (5.13%) Azure DevOps
8 2 (5.13%) Azure Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) SQL Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.90%) .NET
2 7 (17.95%) HTML
3 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET
4 3 (7.69%) CSS
4 3 (7.69%) jQuery
4 3 (7.69%) JSON
5 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (5.13%) HTML5
5 2 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (5.13%) WCF
5 2 (5.13%) Web Services
6 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.56%) Ajax
6 1 (2.56%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.56%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Driving Licence
2 9 (23.08%) Algorithms
3 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) Windows
1 13 (33.33%) Windows 8
1 13 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 13 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 2 (5.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) ITIL
1 10 (25.64%) PRINCE2
1 10 (25.64%) SDLC
1 10 (25.64%) Software Engineering
2 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.95%) MVC
3 7 (17.95%) Scrum
4 5 (12.82%) Physics
5 4 (10.26%) ERP
6 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.13%) DevOps
6 2 (5.13%) Project Management
6 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.13%) TDD
6 2 (5.13%) Web Development
7 1 (2.56%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (71.79%) SQL
2 26 (66.67%) C#
3 24 (61.54%) VB
4 13 (33.33%) VBA
4 13 (33.33%) VBScript
5 11 (28.21%) C++
6 10 (25.64%) C
6 10 (25.64%) VC++
7 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
7 3 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) ISEB
2 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
System Software
1 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
2 10 (25.64%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) Veeam
Exeter
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £29000 per annum + pension, negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + pension, negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter
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Posted: 14 days ago