Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 95 78
Rank change year-on-year -7 -17 +52
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 127 152 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.68% 2.96% 3.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.03% 15.31% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 113 131 221
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +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 1,056 993 1,146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 22.30% 19.34% 17.69%
Number of salaries quoted 847 826 993
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £29,981 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £57,500
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 23 September 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 23 September 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 0 40 £45,000 +12.50% 11
Leicestershire -11 30 £40,000 - 10
Derbyshire +19 29 £40,000 +14.29% 8
Northamptonshire -26 17 £32,500 -7.14%
Lincolnshire -1 7 £40,000 +16.79% 8
Visual Studio
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 96 (75.59%) C#
2 92 (72.44%) .NET
3 83 (65.35%) SQL Server
4 68 (53.54%) Microsoft
5 61 (48.03%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (43.31%) HTML
7 54 (42.52%) SQL
8 52 (40.94%) CSS
9 50 (39.37%) ASP.NET
10 49 (38.58%) JavaScript
10 49 (38.58%) MVC
11 41 (32.28%) Scrum
12 38 (29.92%) Microsoft Azure
13 37 (29.13%) .NET Framework
14 32 (25.20%) Git (software)
15 29 (22.83%) Web Services
16 26 (20.47%) T-SQL
17 25 (19.69%) HTML5
18 24 (18.90%) jQuery
18 24 (18.90%) Finance
19 23 (18.11%) C++
19 23 (18.11%) WCF
19 23 (18.11%) WPF
19 23 (18.11%) Software Engineering
20 22 (17.32%) Team Foundation Server
21 21 (16.54%) Visual Studio Team System
21 21 (16.54%) Business Intelligence
21 21 (16.54%) TDD
22 20 (15.75%) DevOps
22 20 (15.75%) Degree

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 8 (6.30%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.15%) Confluence
2 4 (3.15%) IIS
3 2 (1.57%) SAS
4 1 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.79%) CMS
4 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (3.15%) MS Visio
1 4 (3.15%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.79%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (6.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 38 (29.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.30%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (3.15%) Azure Functions
3 4 (3.15%) Office 365
3 4 (3.15%) Serverless
3 4 (3.15%) Slack
4 3 (2.36%) SaaS
5 2 (1.57%) npm
6 1 (0.79%) Google Play
6 1 (0.79%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.57%) HTTP
2 1 (0.79%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.79%) Modbus
2 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (65.35%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (11.02%) SQL Server 2014
4 13 (10.24%) SQL Server 2016
5 11 (8.66%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (8.66%) Power BI
6 10 (7.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (7.09%) Relational Database
8 8 (6.30%) Azure SQL Database
8 8 (6.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (4.72%) Oracle Database
10 4 (3.15%) Cosmos DB
10 4 (3.15%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (3.15%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (2.36%) EDRMS
11 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (1.57%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (1.57%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 32 (25.20%) Git (software)
2 22 (17.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (16.54%) Visual Studio Team System
4 7 (5.51%) Xcode
5 6 (4.72%) Subversion
6 5 (3.94%) ReSharper
6 5 (3.94%) WiX
7 4 (3.15%) JIRA
8 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (1.57%) StyleCop
8 2 (1.57%) Visual Studio Code
8 2 (1.57%) webpack
9 1 (0.79%) Android Studio
9 1 (0.79%) gulp
9 1 (0.79%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.79%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.79%) Selenium
General
1 24 (18.90%) Finance
2 17 (13.39%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.72%) Electronics
3 6 (4.72%) Legal
4 5 (3.94%) Automotive
4 5 (3.94%) Law
4 5 (3.94%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.15%) Marketing
6 3 (2.36%) Retail
7 2 (1.57%) Banking
8 1 (0.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 100 (78.74%) Developer
2 43 (33.86%) .NET Developer
3 35 (27.56%) C# Developer
4 23 (18.11%) Software Developer
5 21 (16.54%) ASP.NET Developer
5 21 (16.54%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (14.17%) Software Engineer
7 14 (11.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (11.02%) Senior Developer
7 14 (11.02%) SQL Developer
8 11 (8.66%) .NET Software Developer
9 10 (7.87%) C# Software Developer
9 10 (7.87%) JavaScript Developer
10 8 (6.30%) Dynamics AX Developer
10 8 (6.30%) Senior .NET Developer
11 7 (5.51%) C# Web Developer
11 7 (5.51%) C++ Software Engineer
11 7 (5.51%) SharePoint Developer
11 7 (5.51%) Web Developer
12 6 (4.72%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (72.44%) .NET
2 55 (43.31%) HTML
3 52 (40.94%) CSS
4 50 (39.37%) ASP.NET
5 37 (29.13%) .NET Framework
6 29 (22.83%) Web Services
7 25 (19.69%) HTML5
8 24 (18.90%) jQuery
9 23 (18.11%) WCF
9 23 (18.11%) WPF
10 18 (14.17%) ASP.NET Web API
10 18 (14.17%) Entity Framework
11 17 (13.39%) CSS3
12 15 (11.81%) .NET Core
13 13 (10.24%) AngularJS
13 13 (10.24%) RESTful
14 11 (8.66%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (8.66%) REST
14 11 (8.66%) Sass
14 11 (8.66%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.17%) Computer Science
2 15 (11.81%) Greenfield Project
3 14 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.30%) Mobile App
5 7 (5.51%) Data Structures
6 5 (3.94%) 3D Graphics
6 5 (3.94%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (3.15%) EPoS
7 4 (3.15%) Fintech
8 3 (2.36%) User Experience
9 2 (1.57%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.79%) Blog
10 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.79%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.60%) Windows
2 6 (4.72%) Android
2 6 (4.72%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.15%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.57%) Linux
5 1 (0.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (48.03%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (38.58%) MVC
3 41 (32.28%) Scrum
4 23 (18.11%) Software Engineering
5 21 (16.54%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (16.54%) TDD
6 20 (15.75%) DevOps
7 16 (12.60%) OO
8 14 (11.02%) Web Development
9 13 (10.24%) OOD
10 10 (7.87%) Mathematics
10 10 (7.87%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (7.87%) Unit Testing
11 9 (7.09%) Logistics
11 9 (7.09%) Software Architecture
11 9 (7.09%) SOLID
12 8 (6.30%) MVVM
12 8 (6.30%) OOP
12 8 (6.30%) Release Management
12 8 (6.30%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 96 (75.59%) C#
2 54 (42.52%) SQL
3 49 (38.58%) JavaScript
4 26 (20.47%) T-SQL
5 23 (18.11%) C++
6 13 (10.24%) VB.NET
7 11 (8.66%) C
8 7 (5.51%) X++
9 6 (4.72%) PowerShell
9 6 (4.72%) Python
9 6 (4.72%) TypeScript
10 5 (3.94%) VB
10 5 (3.94%) XAML
11 4 (3.15%) Java
12 3 (2.36%) Perl
12 3 (2.36%) PHP
13 2 (1.57%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 2 (1.57%) VB6
14 1 (0.79%) Ada
14 1 (0.79%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 20 (15.75%) Degree
2 8 (6.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.94%) Master's Degree
4 4 (3.15%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.79%) MCP
5 1 (0.79%) MCSA
5 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.36%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.57%) GDPR
2 2 (1.57%) QA
3 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.79%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.79%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) Firmware
1 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.79%) Nmap
Vendors
1 68 (53.54%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.87%) Telerik
3 8 (6.30%) Oracle
4 4 (3.15%) SAP
5 3 (2.36%) RedGate
5 3 (2.36%) Tableau
5 3 (2.36%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.57%) Google
7 1 (0.79%) Alteryx
7 1 (0.79%) ANSYS
7 1 (0.79%) IBM
7 1 (0.79%) PTC
7 1 (0.79%) Siemens
7 1 (0.79%) Twitter
7 1 (0.79%) VMware