Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
England > East Midlands
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 96 55 111
Rank change year-on-year -41 +56 -7
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 92 205 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.61% 4.86% 2.82%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.65% 20.58% 12.93%
Number of salaries quoted 75 123 127
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £30,500 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 674 996 1,152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 19.10% 23.61% 21.82%
Number of salaries quoted 586 674 939
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £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 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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -18 46 £48,750 +21.88% 14
Nottinghamshire +1 24 £47,500 +7.95% 13
Derbyshire -2 12 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Northamptonshire +7 10 £57,500 +53.33% 2
Visual Studio
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 69 (75.00%) .NET
2 68 (73.91%) C#
3 50 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (51.09%) Microsoft
4 47 (51.09%) JavaScript
5 39 (42.39%) SQL
5 39 (42.39%) ASP.NET
6 36 (39.13%) MVC
7 34 (36.96%) SQL Server
8 30 (32.61%) Software Engineering
8 30 (32.61%) DevOps
9 29 (31.52%) CSS
10 28 (30.43%) T-SQL
10 28 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 27 (29.35%) .NET Framework
12 23 (25.00%) Scrum
12 23 (25.00%) HTML
12 23 (25.00%) Azure
13 22 (23.91%) RESTful
13 22 (23.91%) AngularJS
14 18 (19.57%) Web Services
15 17 (18.48%) Java
16 16 (17.39%) C++
16 16 (17.39%) XML
16 16 (17.39%) jQuery
17 14 (15.22%) Jenkins
17 14 (15.22%) Sprint Review
18 13 (14.13%) Problem-Solving
18 13 (14.13%) AWS
18 13 (14.13%) ASP.NET MVC

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 6 (6.52%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.17%) CMS
2 2 (2.17%) Documentum
2 2 (2.17%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.09%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) 3ds Max
1 2 (2.17%) CINEMA 4D
1 2 (2.17%) LightWave 3D
1 2 (2.17%) Maya
1 2 (2.17%) MODO
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.17%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 23 (25.00%) Azure
2 13 (14.13%) AWS
3 8 (8.70%) SaaS
4 3 (3.26%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (2.17%) Azure Functions
5 2 (2.17%) npm
5 2 (2.17%) Power Platform
5 2 (2.17%) Serverless
6 1 (1.09%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (1.09%) Azure ExpressRoute
6 1 (1.09%) IaaS
6 1 (1.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) Modbus
1 2 (2.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (36.96%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (7.61%) MySQL
3 7 (7.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (6.52%) Amazon Aurora
4 6 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (5.43%) Firebird
6 4 (4.35%) Data Lake
6 4 (4.35%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (3.26%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.17%) Power BI
8 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.09%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 28 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (15.22%) Jenkins
3 11 (11.96%) Git (software)
4 10 (10.87%) JIRA
5 7 (7.61%) Subversion
5 7 (7.61%) Xcode
6 5 (5.43%) Bitbucket
7 3 (3.26%) webpack
8 2 (2.17%) Babel
8 2 (2.17%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.17%) GCC
8 2 (2.17%) ReSharper
9 1 (1.09%) Bugzilla
9 1 (1.09%) Moq
9 1 (1.09%) MSTest
9 1 (1.09%) Redmine
9 1 (1.09%) Selenium
9 1 (1.09%) SonarQube
9 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio Code
9 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (10.87%) Marketing
2 9 (9.78%) Games
3 7 (7.61%) Finance
3 7 (7.61%) Police
4 2 (2.17%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.17%) Automotive
5 1 (1.09%) Legal
5 1 (1.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (61.96%) Developer
2 21 (22.83%) Software Developer
3 17 (18.48%) C# Developer
4 16 (17.39%) .NET Developer
5 15 (16.30%) Software Engineer
6 14 (15.22%) Senior Developer
7 10 (10.87%) Lead Developer
8 9 (9.78%) C# Software Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 6 (6.52%) Lead C# Developer
9 6 (6.52%) Lead Software Developer
9 6 (6.52%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (5.43%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (5.43%) C# Software Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Full Stack Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Lead DevOps
11 4 (4.35%) AWS Developer
11 4 (4.35%) Senior C# Developer
12 3 (3.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (75.00%) .NET
2 39 (42.39%) ASP.NET
3 29 (31.52%) CSS
4 27 (29.35%) .NET Framework
5 23 (25.00%) HTML
6 22 (23.91%) AngularJS
6 22 (23.91%) RESTful
7 18 (19.57%) Web Services
8 16 (17.39%) jQuery
8 16 (17.39%) XML
9 13 (14.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (13.04%) .NET Core
11 10 (10.87%) JSON
11 10 (10.87%) Silverlight
12 9 (9.78%) ActiveMQ
13 8 (8.70%) React
13 8 (8.70%) Spring
13 8 (8.70%) Velocity
13 8 (8.70%) WinForms
13 8 (8.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (6.52%) Greenfield Project
1 6 (6.52%) Virtual Team
2 5 (5.43%) EPoS
2 5 (5.43%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.26%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.17%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.17%) User Experience
5 1 (1.09%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.09%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.09%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.78%) Linux
1 9 (9.78%) Windows
2 2 (2.17%) Mac OS X
2 2 (2.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (39.13%) MVC
3 30 (32.61%) DevOps
3 30 (32.61%) Software Engineering
4 23 (25.00%) Scrum
5 14 (15.22%) Sprint Review
6 13 (14.13%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (13.04%) Kanban
7 12 (13.04%) Test Automation
8 10 (10.87%) SDLC
9 9 (9.78%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (9.78%) CRUD
10 8 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (8.70%) Customer Requirements
10 8 (8.70%) Deployment Automation
10 8 (8.70%) Document Management
11 7 (7.61%) TDD
12 6 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (6.52%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 68 (73.91%) C#
2 47 (51.09%) JavaScript
3 39 (42.39%) SQL
4 28 (30.43%) T-SQL
5 17 (18.48%) Java
6 16 (17.39%) C++
7 13 (14.13%) VB.NET
8 9 (9.78%) PHP
9 6 (6.52%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 4 (4.35%) Python
10 4 (4.35%) TypeScript
11 3 (3.26%) C
12 2 (2.17%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.09%) VB
13 1 (1.09%) VB6
13 1 (1.09%) VBA
13 1 (1.09%) VC++
Qualifications
1 10 (10.87%) Degree
2 8 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.61%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.09%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.09%) PMO
1 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.52%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 47 (51.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.52%) Oracle
2 6 (6.52%) Xamarin
3 4 (4.35%) Telerik
4 3 (3.26%) Databricks
5 2 (2.17%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.17%) Remedy
5 2 (2.17%) Siemens
5 2 (2.17%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.09%) Intel
6 1 (1.09%) Snow