Period
to 1 June 2020

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 1 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
England > East Midlands
6 months to
1 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 99 62 129
Rank change year-on-year -37 +67 -29
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 48 170 110
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.02% 4.22% 2.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.09% 18.72% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 50 113 95
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £33,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,175 £53,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,125 £46,500
% change year-on-year +6.10% +1.34% +5.68%

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 433 908 1,096
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 18.25% 22.55% 21.64%
Number of salaries quoted 355 642 895
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,500 £29,150
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 1 June 2020.

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 1 June 2020. 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 -16 26 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Northamptonshire +16 9 £50,000 +37.93% 1
Nottinghamshire +15 8 £38,500 -3.75% 4
Derbyshire -6 5 £42,500 +19.72%
Visual Studio
England

For the 6 months to 1 June 2020, 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 35 (72.92%) C#
2 33 (68.75%) .NET
3 28 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (54.17%) JavaScript
5 25 (52.08%) Microsoft
6 24 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 24 (50.00%) MVC
6 24 (50.00%) DevOps
7 21 (43.75%) SQL
8 18 (37.50%) T-SQL
8 18 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 18 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 17 (35.42%) Software Engineering
10 16 (33.33%) Scrum
11 14 (29.17%) .NET Framework
12 11 (22.92%) Kanban
12 11 (22.92%) RESTful
12 11 (22.92%) AngularJS
13 10 (20.83%) C++
13 10 (20.83%) HTML
13 10 (20.83%) CSS
13 10 (20.83%) XML
14 9 (18.75%) VB.NET
14 9 (18.75%) jQuery
15 8 (16.67%) Git (software)
15 8 (16.67%) Test Automation
15 8 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
15 8 (16.67%) Java
15 8 (16.67%) CRUD
16 7 (14.58%) PHP

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 3 (6.25%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.17%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.08%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.08%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Azure
1 5 (10.42%) SaaS
2 3 (6.25%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (2.08%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Modbus
1 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.08%) Big Data
5 1 (2.08%) Data Lake
5 1 (2.08%) MySQL
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.25%) Bitbucket
4 3 (6.25%) JIRA
5 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.08%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.08%) JMeter
5 1 (2.08%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.08%) Selenium
5 1 (2.08%) SonarQube
General
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
1 5 (10.42%) Games
1 5 (10.42%) Police
2 4 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (50.00%) Developer
2 12 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 12 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 10 (20.83%) Software Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) Lead Developer
5 6 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 6 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Lead C# Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Backend Developer
7 4 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Lead Software Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Software Team Leader
7 4 (8.33%) Team Leader
8 3 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (68.75%) .NET
2 24 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 14 (29.17%) .NET Framework
4 11 (22.92%) AngularJS
4 11 (22.92%) RESTful
5 10 (20.83%) CSS
5 10 (20.83%) HTML
5 10 (20.83%) XML
6 9 (18.75%) jQuery
7 8 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
8 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (12.50%) Silverlight
9 5 (10.42%) Spring
9 5 (10.42%) Web Services
10 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (8.33%) CSS3
10 4 (8.33%) HTML5
10 4 (8.33%) Sass
10 4 (8.33%) Velocity
10 4 (8.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (6.25%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.08%) Renewable Energy
3 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.08%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (50.00%) DevOps
2 24 (50.00%) MVC
3 17 (35.42%) Software Engineering
4 16 (33.33%) Scrum
5 11 (22.92%) Kanban
6 8 (16.67%) CRUD
6 8 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 6 (12.50%) Document Management
7 6 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (12.50%) TDD
8 5 (10.42%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (10.42%) SDLC
9 4 (8.33%) Analytics
9 4 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (8.33%) Deployment Automation
9 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 4 (8.33%) Sprint Review
10 3 (6.25%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 35 (72.92%) C#
2 26 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 21 (43.75%) SQL
4 18 (37.50%) T-SQL
5 10 (20.83%) C++
6 9 (18.75%) VB.NET
7 8 (16.67%) Java
8 7 (14.58%) PHP
9 3 (6.25%) Python
10 2 (4.17%) Ruby
11 1 (2.08%) C
11 1 (2.08%) VC++
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) PhD
2 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 25 (52.08%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.33%) Telerik
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (2.08%) Intel
4 1 (2.08%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.08%) Micro Focus
4 1 (2.08%) Siemens
4 1 (2.08%) Xamarin