Visual Studio Jobs in England

Microsoft Visual Studio
UK > England

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 2 March 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
2 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 340 404 364
Rank change year-on-year +64 -40 -96
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 578 765 1,216
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.81% 0.77% 1.00%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.87% 4.91% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 525 577 841
10th Percentile £31,250 £38,750 £35,250
25th Percentile £36,500 £46,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £54,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +1.85% +13.68%
75th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £85,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +10.53%

All Development Application Skills
England

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 England with a requirement for development application skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7,342 15,570 24,464
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 10.30% 15.62% 20.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5,831 9,431 13,996
10th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £50,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +8.70%
75th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £78,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £100,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +9.09%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in England

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Visual Studio in England.

Salary trend for Visual Studio in England

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Visual Studio in England over the 6 months to 2 March 2024.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in England

Visual Studio
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the England region over the 6 months to 2 March 2024. 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
Jobs
South West +73 149 £47,500 -5.00% 21
South East +8 109 £52,500 -4.55% 40
London +60 101 £60,000 -7.69% 55
Midlands +68 100 £42,000 -16.00% 41
West Midlands +58 59 £45,000 -5.26% 27
North of England +54 59 £47,250 -5.50% 34
East of England +39 59 £35,500 -38.26% 10
North West +32 42 £42,500 -15.00% 26
East Midlands +32 41 £37,500 -25.00% 14
Yorkshire +92 12 £50,000 - 6
North East -2 5 £55,000 +15.79% 2
Visual Studio
UK

Visual Studio
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 104 (17.99%) Confluence
2 30 (5.19%) SharePoint
3 27 (4.67%) CMS
4 20 (3.46%) IIS
5 10 (1.73%) EPiServer
6 8 (1.38%) Apache
6 8 (1.38%) Apache Spark
6 8 (1.38%) Jupyter
7 7 (1.21%) Umbraco
8 4 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.35%) Liferay
9 2 (0.35%) Magnolia
9 2 (0.35%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (4.67%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (3.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.69%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.52%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.35%) OrCAD
5 2 (0.35%) Trello
6 1 (0.17%) Adobe XD
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.17%) MicroStation
6 1 (0.17%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 22 (3.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (3.11%) Payment Gateway
3 7 (1.21%) Shopify
4 5 (0.87%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.52%) Elite 3E
5 3 (0.52%) SDL Web 8
6 2 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.35%) Infor LN
7 1 (0.17%) Salesforce CRM
7 1 (0.17%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 205 (35.47%) Azure
2 97 (16.78%) Azure DevOps
3 77 (13.32%) Power Platform
4 35 (6.06%) GitHub
5 33 (5.71%) AWS
6 20 (3.46%) SaaS
7 19 (3.29%) Dynamics 365
8 18 (3.11%) PowerApps
9 16 (2.77%) Microsoft 365
10 14 (2.42%) Power Automate
11 11 (1.90%) Azure Data Factory
11 11 (1.90%) PaaS
12 9 (1.56%) Serverless
13 8 (1.38%) Google Analytics
14 6 (1.04%) Azure Synapse Analytics
15 5 (0.87%) WhatsApp
16 4 (0.69%) Azure Functions
16 4 (0.69%) Azure Service Bus
16 4 (0.69%) Figma
16 4 (0.69%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.56%) CTI
2 6 (1.04%) Internet
2 6 (1.04%) Network Security
2 6 (1.04%) SNMP
3 5 (0.87%) WAN
4 4 (0.69%) 5G
4 4 (0.69%) SD-WAN
5 3 (0.52%) Intranet
6 2 (0.35%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (0.35%) Firewall
6 2 (0.35%) Multicast
6 2 (0.35%) RS-232
6 2 (0.35%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.17%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.17%) DMZ
7 1 (0.17%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.17%) LAN
7 1 (0.17%) LTE
7 1 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.17%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 56 (9.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 53 (9.17%) Power BI
4 50 (8.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 31 (5.36%) Relational Database
6 27 (4.67%) MS Access
7 23 (3.98%) Data Warehouse
7 23 (3.98%) MySQL
8 18 (3.11%) NoSQL
9 17 (2.94%) Oracle Database
10 14 (2.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (1.73%) Azure SQL Database
12 9 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
12 9 (1.56%) MongoDB
13 8 (1.38%) Data Lake
14 6 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (1.04%) SQLite
15 5 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
15 5 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
16 4 (0.69%) Semantic Layer
Development Applications
1 190 (32.87%) Git
2 121 (20.93%) JIRA
3 99 (17.13%) Bitbucket
4 63 (10.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 62 (10.73%) Sourcetree
6 38 (6.57%) Visual Studio Code
7 27 (4.67%) NUnit
8 25 (4.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 24 (4.15%) Selenium
10 20 (3.46%) Postman
11 18 (3.11%) Eclipse
12 13 (2.25%) Subversion
13 10 (1.73%) SpecFlow
14 8 (1.38%) Cypress.io
15 7 (1.21%) SoapUI
15 7 (1.21%) WebDriver
16 6 (1.04%) Moq
17 5 (0.87%) Android Studio
17 5 (0.87%) NetBeans
17 5 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 109 (18.86%) Social Skills
2 93 (16.09%) Games
2 93 (16.09%) Presentation Skills
3 73 (12.63%) Finance
4 39 (6.75%) Retail
5 31 (5.36%) Manufacturing
5 31 (5.36%) Public Sector
6 29 (5.02%) Analytical Skills
7 28 (4.84%) Marketing
8 23 (3.98%) Law
9 19 (3.29%) Legal
10 15 (2.60%) Automotive
10 15 (2.60%) Electronics
11 12 (2.08%) Telecoms
12 11 (1.90%) Back Office
12 11 (1.90%) Organisational Skills
12 11 (1.90%) Police
12 11 (1.90%) Publishing
13 6 (1.04%) Documentation Skills
14 5 (0.87%) Military
Job Titles
1 391 (67.65%) Developer
2 139 (24.05%) .NET Developer
3 89 (15.40%) Games Developer
4 88 (15.22%) 3D Developer
4 88 (15.22%) Unity 3D Developer
5 86 (14.88%) C# Developer
6 84 (14.53%) Senior
7 62 (10.73%) Senior Developer
8 61 (10.55%) Full Stack Developer
9 57 (9.86%) Software Engineer
10 56 (9.69%) C# .NET Developer
11 46 (7.96%) Software Developer
12 39 (6.75%) Full-Stack C# Developer
13 37 (6.40%) Lead
14 35 (6.06%) Applications Developer
15 30 (5.19%) Senior Games Developer
16 27 (4.67%) .NET Applications Developer
17 25 (4.33%) Full Stack .NET Developer
18 23 (3.98%) Architect
19 22 (3.81%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 326 (56.40%) .NET
2 155 (26.82%) HTML
3 124 (21.45%) ASP.NET
4 119 (20.59%) .NET Framework
5 116 (20.07%) Web Services
6 99 (17.13%) CSS
7 88 (15.22%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 84 (14.53%) XML
9 62 (10.73%) .NET Core
10 61 (10.55%) JSON
11 56 (9.69%) AngularJS
11 56 (9.69%) ASP.NET Web API
12 54 (9.34%) SOAP
13 53 (9.17%) jQuery
14 49 (8.48%) React
15 45 (7.79%) HTML5
16 44 (7.61%) REST
16 44 (7.61%) RESTful
17 40 (6.92%) LINQ
18 39 (6.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 88 (15.22%) Virtual Reality
2 25 (4.33%) Product Ownership
3 23 (3.98%) Greenfield Project
4 19 (3.29%) Legacy Systems
5 16 (2.77%) Mobile App
6 14 (2.42%) Management Information System
7 11 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (1.90%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (1.38%) BBC
8 8 (1.38%) Data Structures
8 8 (1.38%) FMCG
9 6 (1.04%) EPoS
9 6 (1.04%) Social Media
10 5 (0.87%) Distributed Applications
10 5 (0.87%) GNSS
11 4 (0.69%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.69%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.69%) Mobile Banking
11 4 (0.69%) NHS
12 3 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 60 (10.38%) Windows
2 33 (5.71%) Linux
3 14 (2.42%) Android
4 7 (1.21%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.69%) FreeBSD
5 4 (0.69%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.52%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.52%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.17%) FreeRTOS
8 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.17%) ThreadX
8 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (35.47%) Software Engineering
2 189 (32.70%) DevOps
3 182 (31.49%) Agile
4 146 (25.26%) Scrum
5 132 (22.84%) Design Patterns
6 129 (22.32%) MVC
7 116 (20.07%) UML
8 94 (16.26%) Use Case
9 80 (13.84%) Full Stack Development
10 75 (12.98%) Web Development
11 55 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
12 54 (9.34%) Business Intelligence
13 52 (9.00%) CI/CD
14 51 (8.82%) TDD
15 50 (8.65%) Computer Science
15 50 (8.65%) Test Automation
16 49 (8.48%) Unit Testing
17 42 (7.27%) CRM
18 38 (6.57%) OO
19 36 (6.23%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 439 (75.95%) C#
2 272 (47.06%) SQL
3 183 (31.66%) JavaScript
4 105 (18.17%) T-SQL
5 55 (9.52%) C
6 51 (8.82%) Python
7 49 (8.48%) Java
8 41 (7.09%) C++
9 40 (6.92%) VB.NET
10 30 (5.19%) PowerShell
11 29 (5.02%) TypeScript
12 23 (3.98%) VB
12 23 (3.98%) XPath
13 21 (3.63%) PHP
14 17 (2.94%) Bash
14 17 (2.94%) Delphi
15 15 (2.60%) Perl
16 12 (2.08%) MATLAB
17 10 (1.73%) VBA
18 9 (1.56%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 184 (31.83%) Degree
2 125 (21.63%) Security Cleared
3 103 (17.82%) SC Cleared
4 93 (16.09%) BPSS Clearance
5 23 (3.98%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (2.25%) HNC
7 4 (0.69%) DBS Check
7 4 (0.69%) Postgraduate
8 3 (0.52%) ISEB
8 3 (0.52%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.35%) HND
10 1 (0.17%) Azure Certification
10 1 (0.17%) MCP
10 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (9.86%) QA
2 29 (5.02%) ISO/IEC 15288
3 14 (2.42%) Accessibility
4 7 (1.21%) PMO
5 6 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.04%) MISRA
6 5 (0.87%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.87%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.35%) HL7
7 2 (0.35%) Software Quality Assurance
7 2 (0.35%) TickIT
7 2 (0.35%) WCAG
8 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (2.60%) Docker
2 8 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.04%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.87%) Firmware
5 2 (0.35%) Embedded Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (1.56%) Kubernetes
2 5 (0.87%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 2 (0.35%) Functional Safety
3 2 (0.35%) HP ALM
3 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.35%) vRealize
Vendors
1 304 (52.60%) Microsoft
2 22 (3.81%) Oracle
3 17 (2.94%) Google
3 17 (2.94%) Xamarin
4 15 (2.60%) SAP
5 10 (1.73%) Atlassian
6 8 (1.38%) DevExpress
6 8 (1.38%) VMware
7 7 (1.21%) Aderant
7 7 (1.21%) Facebook
8 6 (1.04%) Sun
9 5 (0.87%) Adobe
9 5 (0.87%) SYSPRO
10 4 (0.69%) Intapp
10 4 (0.69%) Parasoft
10 4 (0.69%) Sitecore
10 4 (0.69%) Twitter
11 3 (0.52%) OpenText
11 3 (0.52%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.35%) Cadence