Period
to 20 February 2019

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 20 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 105 102
Rank change year-on-year +47 -3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 200 152 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.70% 2.84% 2.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.94% 12.96% 13.97%
Number of salaries quoted 118 129 171
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £48,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

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 1,003 1,173 1,188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 23.59% 21.95% 19.74%
Number of salaries quoted 677 953 985
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,100 £26,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +1.06%

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 20 February 2019.

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 20 February 2019. 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
Leicestershire +40 134 £40,000 +6.67% 21
Nottinghamshire +20 29 £44,000 +25.71% 7
Derbyshire 0 18 £40,000 +3.90% 10
Northamptonshire -5 16 £37,500 +29.31% 4
Lincolnshire +24 2 £42,500 +22.30% 8
Visual Studio
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, 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.

1 167 (83.50%) C#
2 149 (74.50%) Microsoft
3 147 (73.50%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (51.50%) Degree
5 102 (51.00%) Software Engineering
6 95 (47.50%) .NET
7 91 (45.50%) Spring
8 87 (43.50%) Java
9 82 (41.00%) SQL Server
10 80 (40.00%) Linux
11 79 (39.50%) SQL
12 77 (38.50%) Maven
12 77 (38.50%) Android
12 77 (38.50%) Apple iOS
13 75 (37.50%) Firmware
14 74 (37.00%) Robot Framework
15 70 (35.00%) JavaScript
16 69 (34.50%) Time Management
17 67 (33.50%) C++
17 67 (33.50%) Scrum
18 66 (33.00%) HTML
19 65 (32.50%) C
20 63 (31.50%) Manufacturing
21 57 (28.50%) TDD
22 54 (27.00%) Unit Testing
23 52 (26.00%) MVC
24 50 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
24 50 (25.00%) Marketing
24 50 (25.00%) HTML5
25 49 (24.50%) Team Foundation Server

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 28 (14.00%) Apache
2 18 (9.00%) SAS
3 11 (5.50%) IIS
4 5 (2.50%) CMS
5 1 (0.50%) Kentico
5 1 (0.50%) OpenEdge
5 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (2.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 39 (19.50%) GitHub
1 39 (19.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.50%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (2.00%) Azure Functions
3 4 (2.00%) Serverless
4 3 (1.50%) npm
4 3 (1.50%) SaaS
5 1 (0.50%) Boomi
5 1 (0.50%) Force.com
5 1 (0.50%) NuGet
5 1 (0.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (23.50%) Modbus
1 47 (23.50%) RS-485
1 47 (23.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.50%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (41.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (11.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (11.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (10.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 20 (10.00%) Big Data
7 19 (9.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 19 (9.50%) Power BI
8 18 (9.00%) Hadoop
9 13 (6.50%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (6.50%) SQL Server 2016
10 7 (3.50%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (3.50%) SQL Server 2014
10 7 (3.50%) SQLite
11 6 (3.00%) SAS EBI
12 4 (2.00%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (2.00%) Cosmos DB
13 3 (1.50%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 77 (38.50%) Maven
2 74 (37.00%) Robot Framework
3 49 (24.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (14.50%) Jenkins
5 24 (12.00%) Git (software)
6 16 (8.00%) Subversion
7 13 (6.50%) CppUnit
7 13 (6.50%) Visual Studio Team System
8 8 (4.00%) JIRA
9 6 (3.00%) Visual Studio Code
10 3 (1.50%) Grunt
10 3 (1.50%) gulp
10 3 (1.50%) MSTest
10 3 (1.50%) webpack
11 2 (1.00%) MbUnit
11 2 (1.00%) Mercurial
11 2 (1.00%) ReSharper
11 2 (1.00%) Selenium
11 2 (1.00%) SpecFlow
11 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 63 (31.50%) Manufacturing
2 50 (25.00%) Marketing
3 16 (8.00%) Finance
4 15 (7.50%) Automotive
5 14 (7.00%) Retail
6 7 (3.50%) Banking
7 4 (2.00%) Billing
7 4 (2.00%) Electronics
8 2 (1.00%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.50%) Back Office
9 1 (0.50%) Law
9 1 (0.50%) Military
9 1 (0.50%) Publishing
9 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.50%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 107 (53.50%) Developer
2 75 (37.50%) Software Engineer
3 43 (21.50%) C# Developer
4 36 (18.00%) Software Developer
5 35 (17.50%) .NET Developer
6 28 (14.00%) Embedded Engineer
6 28 (14.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 28 (14.00%) Senior Developer
7 27 (13.50%) Lead Software Engineer
8 21 (10.50%) C# Software Developer
9 20 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
10 18 (9.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 18 (9.00%) C# .NET Developer
11 17 (8.50%) Web Engineer
12 15 (7.50%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
13 14 (7.00%) UI Engineer
13 14 (7.00%) UX Engineer
14 13 (6.50%) Software Test Engineer
14 13 (6.50%) Test Engineer
15 12 (6.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (47.50%) .NET
2 91 (45.50%) Spring
3 66 (33.00%) HTML
4 50 (25.00%) HTML5
5 49 (24.50%) ASP.NET
6 47 (23.50%) CSS
7 40 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 40 (20.00%) RESTful
8 35 (17.50%) JSON
9 33 (16.50%) COM
10 27 (13.50%) WCF
11 24 (12.00%) Web Services
12 23 (11.50%) ASP.NET Web API
13 21 (10.50%) jQuery
14 19 (9.50%) Node.js
15 18 (9.00%) MDX
16 17 (8.50%) WPF
17 14 (7.00%) ASP.NET MVC
17 14 (7.00%) REST
18 13 (6.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 47 (23.50%) CAN bus
2 44 (22.00%) Embedded Systems
3 36 (18.00%) Device Driver
4 21 (10.50%) User Experience
5 16 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
6 13 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.00%) Fintech
7 6 (3.00%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.50%) EPoS
9 3 (1.50%) Animation
9 3 (1.50%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.50%) Augmented Reality
11 1 (0.50%) Blog
11 1 (0.50%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.50%) PKI
11 1 (0.50%) Smartcard
11 1 (0.50%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 80 (40.00%) Linux
2 77 (38.50%) Android
2 77 (38.50%) Apple iOS
3 47 (23.50%) FreeRTOS
4 31 (15.50%) Windows
5 7 (3.50%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.00%) Unix
7 1 (0.50%) Solaris
7 1 (0.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (73.50%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (51.00%) Software Engineering
3 69 (34.50%) Time Management
4 67 (33.50%) Scrum
5 57 (28.50%) TDD
6 54 (27.00%) Unit Testing
7 52 (26.00%) MVC
8 50 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 41 (20.50%) OO
10 38 (19.00%) Cybersecurity
11 36 (18.00%) Technical Leadership
12 30 (15.00%) Web Development
13 28 (14.00%) Test Automation
14 26 (13.00%) UML
15 25 (12.50%) DevOps
16 23 (11.50%) Computer Science
17 21 (10.50%) Problem-Solving
18 19 (9.50%) Business Intelligence
18 19 (9.50%) ETL
18 19 (9.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 167 (83.50%) C#
2 87 (43.50%) Java
3 79 (39.50%) SQL
4 70 (35.00%) JavaScript
5 67 (33.50%) C++
6 65 (32.50%) C
7 38 (19.00%) T-SQL
8 18 (9.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 17 (8.50%) VB.NET
10 14 (7.00%) Embedded C
11 7 (3.50%) Python
11 7 (3.50%) TypeScript
12 6 (3.00%) PHP
13 5 (2.50%) VB
13 5 (2.50%) VB6
14 1 (0.50%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.50%) OpenEdge ABL
14 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 103 (51.50%) Degree
2 13 (6.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.50%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.00%) GDPR
2 2 (1.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 75 (37.50%) Firmware
2 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 149 (74.50%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.50%) Tableau
3 11 (5.50%) Telerik
4 5 (2.50%) Oracle
5 2 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.50%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.50%) Databricks
6 1 (0.50%) Dell
6 1 (0.50%) HP
6 1 (0.50%) Jitterbit
6 1 (0.50%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.50%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.50%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.50%) webMethods
6 1 (0.50%) Xamarin