The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 34 28 56
Rank change year-on-year -6 +28  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 26 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 6.55% 5.75% 0.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.33% 28.57% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 1
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Visual Studio is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 83 63 40
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 20.91% 20.13% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 78 60 36
Median salary £31,500 £46,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.89% +23.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Leicester

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Leicester.

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Leicester

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Leicester over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Leicester

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 56 (94.92%) C#
2 46 (77.97%) .NET
3 33 (55.93%) ASP.NET
4 32 (54.24%) SQL Server
5 27 (45.76%) jQuery
6 25 (42.37%) MVC
7 23 (38.98%) SQL
7 23 (38.98%) CSS
8 22 (37.29%) Microsoft
9 21 (35.59%) JavaScript
10 15 (25.42%) HTML
10 15 (25.42%) MS Excel
10 15 (25.42%) .NET Framework
10 15 (25.42%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (23.73%) WPF
11 14 (23.73%) Software Engineering
11 14 (23.73%) C++
12 11 (18.64%) IIS
12 11 (18.64%) Ajax
13 10 (16.95%) Degree
13 10 (16.95%) Unit Testing
13 10 (16.95%) MVVM
14 9 (15.25%) HTML5
14 9 (15.25%) User Experience
14 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (15.25%) Oracle
14 9 (15.25%) OOD
14 9 (15.25%) WinForms
15 8 (13.56%) Aerospace
15 8 (13.56%) Project Management

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 11 (18.64%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (25.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (54.24%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (13.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (11.86%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.69%) MySQL
5 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) JIRA
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Blend
2 5 (8.47%) NUnit
2 5 (8.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.39%) SpecFlow
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (3.39%) Subversion
3 2 (3.39%) WiX
4 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (13.56%) Aerospace
2 4 (6.78%) Electronics
3 1 (1.69%) Finance
3 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (52.54%) Developer
2 19 (32.20%) C# Developer
3 14 (23.73%) .NET Developer
3 14 (23.73%) Software Engineer
4 13 (22.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (16.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (13.56%) C# Software Engineer
6 8 (13.56%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (13.56%) Software Developer
7 7 (11.86%) SQL Developer
8 6 (10.17%) Applications Support
8 6 (10.17%) C# Web Developer
8 6 (10.17%) Web Developer
9 5 (8.47%) Analyst
9 5 (8.47%) Applications Manager
9 5 (8.47%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 5 (8.47%) Business Systems Analyst
9 5 (8.47%) Support Manager
9 5 (8.47%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (77.97%) .NET
2 33 (55.93%) ASP.NET
3 27 (45.76%) jQuery
4 23 (38.98%) CSS
5 15 (25.42%) .NET Framework
5 15 (25.42%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (25.42%) HTML
6 14 (23.73%) WPF
7 11 (18.64%) Ajax
8 9 (15.25%) HTML5
8 9 (15.25%) WinForms
9 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (11.86%) AngularJS
10 7 (11.86%) CSS3
11 6 (10.17%) JSON
11 6 (10.17%) WCF
11 6 (10.17%) XML
12 4 (6.78%) ADO.NET
13 3 (5.08%) Silverlight
14 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) User Experience
2 7 (11.86%) Management Information System
3 6 (10.17%) Algorithms
3 6 (10.17%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.08%) Smartphone
5 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.39%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.39%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) Linux
1 2 (3.39%) Unix
1 2 (3.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (42.37%) MVC
2 14 (23.73%) Software Engineering
3 10 (16.95%) MVVM
3 10 (16.95%) Unit Testing
4 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (15.25%) OOD
5 8 (13.56%) OO
5 8 (13.56%) Project Management
5 8 (13.56%) UML
6 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (11.86%) Data Analysis
7 6 (10.17%) E-Commerce
7 6 (10.17%) High Availability
7 6 (10.17%) Mentoring
7 6 (10.17%) Mobile Application Development
7 6 (10.17%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (10.17%) Web Design
7 6 (10.17%) Web Development
8 5 (8.47%) Front End Development
8 5 (8.47%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 56 (94.92%) C#
2 23 (38.98%) SQL
3 21 (35.59%) JavaScript
4 14 (23.73%) C++
5 8 (13.56%) VB
6 6 (10.17%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.08%) VB.NET
7 3 (5.08%) XAML
8 2 (3.39%) C
8 2 (3.39%) VB6
9 1 (1.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) Degree
2 5 (8.47%) MCTS
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) QA
2 3 (5.08%) ISO 9001
2 3 (5.08%) TickIT
Vendors
1 22 (37.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.25%) Oracle
3 5 (8.47%) Tableau
4 4 (6.78%) Perforce
5 3 (5.08%) Telerik
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