Period
to 24 January 2021

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 24 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 94 101 59
Rank change year-on-year +7 -42 +40
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 35 96 194
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.73% 2.60% 4.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.59% 13.60% 18.83%
Number of salaries quoted 34 95 122
Median annual salary £46,250 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +18.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £61,375 £58,250 £52,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 278 706 1,030
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.74% 19.15% 24.12%
Number of salaries quoted 230 621 707
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,145 £30,197 £31,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Visual Studio as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Visual Studio in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 24 January 2021.

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 24 January 2021. 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
Northamptonshire +25 11 £57,500 +12.20% 2
Derbyshire +5 8 £42,500 +21.43% 5
Nottinghamshire +17 7 £40,000 -15.79% 5
Leicestershire -1 7 £46,250 -7.50% 6
Lincolnshire +11 1 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Visual Studio
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2021, 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 26 (74.29%) C#
2 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
3 22 (62.86%) Microsoft
4 21 (60.00%) .NET
4 21 (60.00%) SQL
5 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (42.86%) MVC
7 13 (37.14%) WinForms
7 13 (37.14%) .NET Framework
8 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
8 10 (28.57%) Entity Framework
9 9 (25.71%) Azure
10 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
11 7 (20.00%) C
11 7 (20.00%) C++
11 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET
11 7 (20.00%) Linux
11 7 (20.00%) Scrum
11 7 (20.00%) Degree
11 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
11 7 (20.00%) DevOps
11 7 (20.00%) .NET Core
12 6 (17.14%) Power BI
12 6 (17.14%) SOLID
12 6 (17.14%) Power Platform
12 6 (17.14%) Product Requirements
12 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (17.14%) Data Warehouse

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 1 (2.86%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) Azure
2 6 (17.14%) Power Platform
3 2 (5.71%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (5.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 2 (5.71%) LAN
2 2 (5.71%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (17.14%) Power BI
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (11.43%) OLAP
4 4 (11.43%) OLTP
5 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (8.57%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (5.71%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (2.86%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.86%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio Code
4 1 (2.86%) JIRA
4 1 (2.86%) NUnit
4 1 (2.86%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 5 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Military
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) .NET Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Senior Developer
3 7 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Software Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Development Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Lead Software Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Software Development Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) DBA
6 4 (11.43%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (8.57%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (8.57%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Junior
8 2 (5.71%) Backend Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (60.00%) .NET
2 13 (37.14%) .NET Framework
2 13 (37.14%) WinForms
3 10 (28.57%) Entity Framework
4 7 (20.00%) .NET Core
4 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (14.29%) CSS
5 5 (14.29%) CSS3
5 5 (14.29%) HTML
5 5 (14.29%) HTML5
6 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (11.43%) Sass
7 3 (8.57%) jQuery
8 2 (5.71%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (5.71%) Spring
9 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.86%) LINQ
9 1 (2.86%) REST
9 1 (2.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (8.57%) User Experience
3 2 (5.71%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Linux
2 5 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (42.86%) MVC
3 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (20.00%) DevOps
4 7 (20.00%) Scrum
4 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (17.14%) Product Requirements
5 6 (17.14%) SOLID
6 5 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
6 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 5 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (11.43%) Capacity Management
7 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis
7 4 (11.43%) Data Governance
7 4 (11.43%) ETL
7 4 (11.43%) Security Patching
7 4 (11.43%) Technology Roadmap
7 4 (11.43%) Visualisation
8 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 3 (8.57%) Planning and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 26 (74.29%) C#
2 21 (60.00%) SQL
3 7 (20.00%) C
3 7 (20.00%) C++
3 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (14.29%) Python
5 4 (11.43%) VB.NET
6 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL
6 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.71%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.86%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.86%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) SLA
2 2 (5.71%) PMO
3 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Docker
Vendors
1 22 (62.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) Telerik
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle
4 2 (5.71%) RedGate
5 1 (2.86%) Cognos
5 1 (2.86%) Databricks
5 1 (2.86%) Intel