Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
South West > Devon
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 46 73
Rank change year-on-year -10 +27 +3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 14 48 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.51% 6.09% 0.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.54% 27.43% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 11 40 2
Devon median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -23.08% +56.90%
10th Percentile £30,500 £27,500 £41,700
90th Percentile £68,750 £45,025 £50,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

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 164 175 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 29.44% 22.21% 21.54%
Number of salaries quoted 147 157 134
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -1.41% +1.43%
10th Percentile £25,723 £26,250 £22,125
90th Percentile £55,000 £45,500 £45,875
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +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 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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 8 £65,000 +73.33%
Plymouth -1 4 £37,500 +7.14%
Visual Studio
South West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
3 8 (57.14%) .NET
3 8 (57.14%) Web Services
4 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 6 (42.86%) C#
4 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) MVC
4 6 (42.86%) Finance
5 5 (35.71%) Scrum
5 5 (35.71%) Web Development
6 4 (28.57%) X++
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (28.57%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (28.57%) Advertising
6 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
6 4 (28.57%) HTML
6 4 (28.57%) WCF
6 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (21.43%) DevOps
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
7 3 (21.43%) Release Management
7 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (7.14%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.14%) Power BI
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (7.14%) TestRail
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Advertising
3 1 (7.14%) Electronics
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Developer
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Web Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Web Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Senior .NET Web Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Software Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
1 8 (57.14%) Web Services
2 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 4 (28.57%) HTML
3 4 (28.57%) WCF
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (14.29%) jQuery
5 2 (14.29%) JSON
6 1 (7.14%) Ajax
6 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.14%) Apache Flex
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (7.14%) CSS
6 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
6 1 (7.14%) MFC
6 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
1 2 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.14%) VxWorks
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) Scrum
2 5 (35.71%) Web Development
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (21.43%) DevOps
4 3 (21.43%) Release Management
4 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
4 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.14%) ETL
6 1 (7.14%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C#
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
2 4 (28.57%) X++
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
4 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) HND
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle