Period
to 16 July 2019

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 6 months to 16 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 69 45
Rank change year-on-year +36 -24 -10
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 55 15 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 7.94% 2.32% 4.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.65% 8.29% 29.46%
Number of salaries quoted 40 13 28
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -5.62% +27.14%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £30,650
90th Percentile £53,050 £52,500 £47,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £44,500
% change year-on-year +3.23% -12.92% +27.14%

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 Leicester with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 192 181 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 27.71% 28.02% 16.45%
Number of salaries quoted 162 163 99
Leicester median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +23.29% -8.75%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,670 £56,250 £49,250
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% +20.00% -6.25%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

Job postings citing Visual Studio as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicester.

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 6 months to 16 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Leicester

For the 6 months to 16 July 2019, 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 51 (92.73%) C#
2 36 (65.45%) SQL
3 35 (63.64%) .NET
4 30 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 28 (50.91%) Degree
6 26 (47.27%) Software Engineering
6 26 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (43.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 22 (40.00%) .NET Framework
9 19 (34.55%) Linux
10 17 (30.91%) Firmware
10 17 (30.91%) OO
10 17 (30.91%) C
10 17 (30.91%) Java
10 17 (30.91%) Spring
10 17 (30.91%) Maven
10 17 (30.91%) Android
10 17 (30.91%) Apple iOS
10 17 (30.91%) Robot Framework
11 16 (29.09%) ASP.NET
12 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
13 14 (25.45%) C++
13 14 (25.45%) Web Services
14 13 (23.64%) TCP/IP
14 13 (23.64%) HTML
14 13 (23.64%) JavaScript
14 13 (23.64%) T-SQL
14 13 (23.64%) MVC
14 13 (23.64%) Embedded Systems
14 13 (23.64%) Modbus

Visual Studio
Co-occurring 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 4 (7.27%) Apache
2 3 (5.45%) IIS
2 3 (5.45%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (9.09%) GitHub
3 4 (7.27%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.64%) Modbus
1 13 (23.64%) RS-485
1 13 (23.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.55%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (14.55%) SQL Server 2016
3 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database
4 4 (7.27%) SQLite
5 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 24 (43.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (30.91%) Maven
2 17 (30.91%) Robot Framework
3 8 (14.55%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (7.27%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.27%) JIRA
5 3 (5.45%) Fiddler
6 2 (3.64%) Selenium
6 2 (3.64%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.82%) CppUnit
7 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 8 (14.55%) Manufacturing
2 5 (9.09%) Finance
3 4 (7.27%) Marketing
4 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (45.45%) Developer
2 21 (38.18%) Software Engineer
3 19 (34.55%) Software Developer
4 12 (21.82%) C# Developer
4 12 (21.82%) Embedded Engineer
4 12 (21.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 7 (12.73%) .NET Developer
5 7 (12.73%) C# Software Developer
5 7 (12.73%) Lead Software Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) Analyst
6 6 (10.91%) Applications Support
6 6 (10.91%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (10.91%) Support Analyst
7 5 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (7.27%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (7.27%) C# Software Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) .NET Architect
9 2 (3.64%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (63.64%) .NET
2 22 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 17 (30.91%) Spring
4 16 (29.09%) ASP.NET
5 14 (25.45%) Web Services
6 13 (23.64%) HTML
7 10 (18.18%) AngularJS
7 10 (18.18%) COM
7 10 (18.18%) REST
7 10 (18.18%) SOAP
8 8 (14.55%) HTML5
9 7 (12.73%) jQuery
9 7 (12.73%) LINQ
9 7 (12.73%) WCF
10 6 (10.91%) CSS
10 6 (10.91%) RESTful
10 6 (10.91%) WPF
10 6 (10.91%) XML
11 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (9.09%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) CAN bus
1 13 (23.64%) Embedded Systems
2 9 (16.36%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (5.45%) Device Driver
4 2 (3.64%) User Experience
5 1 (1.82%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 19 (34.55%) Linux
2 17 (30.91%) Android
2 17 (30.91%) Apple iOS
3 13 (23.64%) FreeRTOS
4 5 (9.09%) Windows
5 2 (3.64%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (47.27%) Software Engineering
2 17 (30.91%) OO
3 13 (23.64%) MVC
4 11 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 11 (20.00%) DevOps
5 10 (18.18%) Architectural Design
5 10 (18.18%) Logistics
5 10 (18.18%) Process Improvement
5 10 (18.18%) Time Management
5 10 (18.18%) Unit Testing
6 8 (14.55%) Scrum
7 7 (12.73%) UML
8 6 (10.91%) Service Management
9 5 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (9.09%) CRM
9 5 (9.09%) OOP
9 5 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (9.09%) TDD
10 4 (7.27%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 51 (92.73%) C#
2 36 (65.45%) SQL
3 17 (30.91%) C
3 17 (30.91%) Java
4 14 (25.45%) C++
5 13 (23.64%) JavaScript
5 13 (23.64%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.45%) VBScript
7 2 (3.64%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.82%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (1.82%) VB
8 1 (1.82%) VB6
Qualifications
1 28 (50.91%) Degree
2 11 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (30.91%) Firmware
Vendors
1 30 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle
3 1 (1.82%) Google
3 1 (1.82%) IBM