Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 93 83
Rank change year-on-year -23 -10 +59
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 124 154 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.43% 2.76% 3.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.99% 14.61% 19.69%
Number of salaries quoted 106 132 213
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £23,950
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,375 £47,650
England median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,128 1,054 1,092
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 22.07% 18.89% 16.70%
Number of salaries quoted 935 881 930
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.96%
10th Percentile £29,100 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Visual Studio as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in the East Midlands

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in the East Midlands

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in the East Midlands

Visual Studio
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 July 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
Nottinghamshire +10 41 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Derbyshire -5 28 £41,125 +30.56% 10
Northamptonshire -12 23 £31,000 -24.85% 6
Leicestershire -25 23 £40,000 -10.11% 10
Lincolnshire -11 4 £28,750 -20.69% 3
Visual Studio
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 85 (68.55%) C#
2 82 (66.13%) .NET
3 74 (59.68%) SQL Server
4 59 (47.58%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (45.97%) Microsoft
6 55 (44.35%) SQL
7 53 (42.74%) ASP.NET
8 47 (37.90%) MVC
9 46 (37.10%) HTML
10 43 (34.68%) CSS
11 40 (32.26%) JavaScript
12 35 (28.23%) Scrum
13 33 (26.61%) Microsoft Azure
14 29 (23.39%) Business Intelligence
15 26 (20.97%) T-SQL
15 26 (20.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 26 (20.97%) Degree
16 24 (19.35%) Software Engineering
16 24 (19.35%) jQuery
17 23 (18.55%) HTML5
17 23 (18.55%) WCF
18 22 (17.74%) Computer Science
18 22 (17.74%) Web Services
19 21 (16.94%) Analytical Skills
20 20 (16.13%) Windows
20 20 (16.13%) WPF
20 20 (16.13%) .NET Framework
20 20 (16.13%) TDD
20 20 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
21 19 (15.32%) Visual Studio Team System

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 13 (10.48%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.03%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (3.23%) Confluence
4 3 (2.42%) SAS
5 2 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.61%) CMS
6 1 (0.81%) IIS
6 1 (0.81%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.81%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (3.23%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.42%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.81%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (7.26%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.81%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 33 (26.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (7.26%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (3.23%) Office 365
3 4 (3.23%) Serverless
3 4 (3.23%) Slack
4 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.81%) Google Play
4 1 (0.81%) npm
4 1 (0.81%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.61%) HTTP
2 1 (0.81%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.81%) Modbus
2 1 (0.81%) SMS
2 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (59.68%) SQL Server
2 26 (20.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (15.32%) Power BI
4 18 (14.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 18 (14.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (9.68%) SQL Server 2014
6 11 (8.87%) SQL Server 2016
7 8 (6.45%) Azure SQL Database
8 6 (4.84%) Big Data
8 6 (4.84%) Biml
8 6 (4.84%) Hadoop
9 5 (4.03%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (3.23%) Cosmos DB
10 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (3.23%) Relational Database
10 4 (3.23%) SQLite
11 3 (2.42%) EDRMS
12 2 (1.61%) OLAP
12 2 (1.61%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (15.32%) Visual Studio Team System
3 15 (12.10%) Git (software)
4 10 (8.06%) Subversion
5 7 (5.65%) Xcode
6 5 (4.03%) ReSharper
6 5 (4.03%) WiX
7 4 (3.23%) JIRA
8 2 (1.61%) gulp
8 2 (1.61%) Moq
8 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (1.61%) StyleCop
8 2 (1.61%) Visual Studio Code
9 1 (0.81%) Android Studio
9 1 (0.81%) Grunt
9 1 (0.81%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.81%) MorphX
9 1 (0.81%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.81%) T4 Templates
9 1 (0.81%) webpack
General
1 18 (14.52%) Finance
2 12 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 7 (5.65%) Electronics
4 6 (4.84%) Legal
5 5 (4.03%) Automotive
5 5 (4.03%) Games
5 5 (4.03%) Law
5 5 (4.03%) Retail
5 5 (4.03%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.23%) Marketing
7 2 (1.61%) Banking
8 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.81%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 92 (74.19%) Developer
2 37 (29.84%) .NET Developer
3 29 (23.39%) C# Developer
4 22 (17.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (15.32%) ASP.NET Developer
5 19 (15.32%) Software Engineer
6 16 (12.90%) SQL Developer
7 14 (11.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (10.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 11 (8.87%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 10 (8.06%) JavaScript Developer
11 9 (7.26%) Dynamics AX Developer
11 9 (7.26%) Software Developer
11 9 (7.26%) SQL Server Developer
12 8 (6.45%) SharePoint Developer
13 7 (5.65%) Analyst
13 7 (5.65%) C++ Software Engineer
13 7 (5.65%) Senior Developer
14 6 (4.84%) Test Analyst
14 6 (4.84%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (66.13%) .NET
2 53 (42.74%) ASP.NET
3 46 (37.10%) HTML
4 43 (34.68%) CSS
5 24 (19.35%) jQuery
6 23 (18.55%) HTML5
6 23 (18.55%) WCF
7 22 (17.74%) Web Services
8 20 (16.13%) .NET Framework
8 20 (16.13%) WPF
9 15 (12.10%) XML
10 14 (11.29%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (10.48%) JSON
11 13 (10.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (9.68%) CSS3
12 12 (9.68%) Entity Framework
12 12 (9.68%) MDX
13 10 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (7.26%) SOAP
14 9 (7.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.74%) Computer Science
2 21 (16.94%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (11.29%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (5.65%) Data Structures
4 7 (5.65%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (4.03%) 3D Graphics
6 4 (3.23%) User Experience
7 3 (2.42%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.61%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (1.61%) Fintech
9 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.81%) Animation
9 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.81%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.13%) Windows
2 13 (10.48%) Android
2 13 (10.48%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.61%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (47.58%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (37.90%) MVC
3 35 (28.23%) Scrum
4 29 (23.39%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (19.35%) Software Engineering
6 20 (16.13%) TDD
7 17 (13.71%) OO
8 13 (10.48%) Mathematics
9 12 (9.68%) ETL
10 11 (8.87%) Unit Testing
10 11 (8.87%) Web Development
11 10 (8.06%) Android Development
11 10 (8.06%) iOS Development
11 10 (8.06%) OOD
11 10 (8.06%) Release Management
12 9 (7.26%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (6.45%) ERP
13 8 (6.45%) Strategic Planning
13 8 (6.45%) Test Automation
14 7 (5.65%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 85 (68.55%) C#
2 55 (44.35%) SQL
3 40 (32.26%) JavaScript
4 26 (20.97%) T-SQL
5 18 (14.52%) C++
6 10 (8.06%) C
6 10 (8.06%) Java
7 8 (6.45%) PHP
7 8 (6.45%) VB.NET
7 8 (6.45%) X++
8 6 (4.84%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 5 (4.03%) PowerShell
9 5 (4.03%) TypeScript
9 5 (4.03%) VBA
9 5 (4.03%) XAML
10 4 (3.23%) VB
11 3 (2.42%) Perl
12 1 (0.81%) Ada
12 1 (0.81%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.81%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (20.97%) Degree
2 7 (5.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (4.03%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.81%) MCP
4 1 (0.81%) MCSA
4 1 (0.81%) MCSE
4 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.65%) QA
2 6 (4.84%) GDPR
3 4 (3.23%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.61%) TickIT
5 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.81%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Firmware
1 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 57 (45.97%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.26%) Telerik
2 9 (7.26%) Xamarin
3 7 (5.65%) Tableau
4 5 (4.03%) Sage
5 4 (3.23%) Oracle
5 4 (3.23%) SAP
6 3 (2.42%) RedGate
7 2 (1.61%) Google
8 1 (0.81%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.81%) ANSYS
8 1 (0.81%) IBM
8 1 (0.81%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.81%) PTC
8 1 (0.81%) Siemens
8 1 (0.81%) Twitter
8 1 (0.81%) VMware