Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 49 94
Rank change year-on-year -1 +45 -59
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 53 65 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 4.40% 4.61% 1.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.54% 27.54% 16.18%
Number of salaries quoted 48 66 22
Leicestershire median annual salary £44,500 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.14% +1.45% -13.75%
10th Percentile £28,375 £26,875 £26,375
90th Percentile £50,000 £43,750 £42,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -7.89%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 216 236 136
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 17.94% 16.75% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 162 194 126
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -7.89%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,625 £23,250
90th Percentile £51,125 £54,625 £48,313
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Leicestershire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Leicestershire

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Leicestershire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. 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
Leicester -5 35 £44,500 +27.14%
Hinckley -1 7 £50,000 +26.58%
Loughborough +14 1 £32,500 +35.42%
Coalville - 1 £50,000 - 1
Visual Studio
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 46 (86.79%) C#
2 45 (84.91%) .NET
3 39 (73.58%) SQL Server
4 29 (54.72%) ASP.NET
5 27 (50.94%) CSS
6 26 (49.06%) JavaScript
7 23 (43.40%) SQL
8 22 (41.51%) Microsoft
8 22 (41.51%) jQuery
9 20 (37.74%) HTML
10 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (32.08%) MVC
12 13 (24.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (22.64%) C++
14 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
14 11 (20.75%) Degree
15 10 (18.87%) PowerShell
15 10 (18.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (18.87%) Business Intelligence
16 9 (16.98%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (16.98%) Ajax
16 9 (16.98%) .NET Framework
16 9 (16.98%) WPF
16 9 (16.98%) SQL Server 2012
16 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
17 8 (15.09%) HTML5
17 8 (15.09%) Unit Testing
17 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2008
17 8 (15.09%) ERP

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 7 (13.21%) SharePoint
1 7 (13.21%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (3.77%) BrowserStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (73.58%) SQL Server
2 13 (24.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (18.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (16.98%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (16.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.77%) MySQL
8 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
8 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (11.32%) JIRA
3 4 (7.55%) NUnit
4 3 (5.66%) WiX
5 2 (3.77%) Calabash
5 2 (3.77%) Capybara
5 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.77%) HP UFT
5 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.77%) Protractor
5 2 (3.77%) Ranorex
5 2 (3.77%) Selenium
5 2 (3.77%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (3.77%) Subversion
6 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (7.55%) Electronics
2 3 (5.66%) Aerospace
2 3 (5.66%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Games
4 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 32 (60.38%) Developer
2 11 (20.75%) .NET Developer
3 10 (18.87%) Software Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) C# Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) SharePoint Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Applications Support
6 6 (11.32%) Software Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Applications Manager
7 5 (9.43%) Applications Support Manager
7 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Business Systems Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) SQL Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) SQL Developer
7 5 (9.43%) SSIS Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Support Manager
7 5 (9.43%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (7.55%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (84.91%) .NET
2 29 (54.72%) ASP.NET
3 27 (50.94%) CSS
4 22 (41.51%) jQuery
5 20 (37.74%) HTML
6 9 (16.98%) .NET Framework
6 9 (16.98%) Ajax
6 9 (16.98%) WPF
7 8 (15.09%) HTML5
8 7 (13.21%) XML
9 6 (11.32%) WinForms
10 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (7.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (5.66%) React
12 3 (5.66%) Web Services
13 2 (3.77%) AngularJS
13 2 (3.77%) Apache Cordova
13 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET Web API
13 2 (3.77%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (15.09%) Management Information System
3 7 (13.21%) Algorithms
4 4 (7.55%) User Experience
5 3 (5.66%) Data Structures
5 3 (5.66%) Smartphone
6 2 (3.77%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.77%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) Linux
2 2 (3.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.08%) MVC
3 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
4 10 (18.87%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (15.09%) ERP
5 8 (15.09%) Unit Testing
6 7 (13.21%) Data Analysis
6 7 (13.21%) OO
6 7 (13.21%) Workflow
7 6 (11.32%) Mentoring
7 6 (11.32%) SDLC
7 6 (11.32%) Web Development
8 5 (9.43%) Change Management
8 5 (9.43%) ETL
8 5 (9.43%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (9.43%) PRINCE2
8 5 (9.43%) Project Management
8 5 (9.43%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (7.55%) Test Automation
10 3 (5.66%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 46 (86.79%) C#
2 26 (49.06%) JavaScript
3 23 (43.40%) SQL
4 12 (22.64%) C++
5 10 (18.87%) PowerShell
6 8 (15.09%) VB
7 7 (13.21%) VB.NET
7 7 (13.21%) VBScript
8 6 (11.32%) T-SQL
9 3 (5.66%) PHP
9 3 (5.66%) X++
10 2 (3.77%) C
10 2 (3.77%) VB6
11 1 (1.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (20.75%) Degree
3 5 (9.43%) MCTS
3 5 (9.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (41.51%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.43%) Tableau
3 4 (7.55%) Perforce
4 3 (5.66%) JD Edwards
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle
6 1 (1.89%) Xamarin
Leicestershire
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 43k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago