Period
to 16 September 2019

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 16 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
16 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 37 64 60
Rank change year-on-year +27 -4 -21
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 56 30 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 5.50% 3.24% 3.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.71% 12.93% 22.79%
Number of salaries quoted 33 28 31
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +21.43%
10th Percentile £33,750 £28,750 £32,000
90th Percentile £57,000 £47,375 £50,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +6.67%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 258 232 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 25.34% 25.03% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 204 211 101
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £57,350 £56,750 £52,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 16 September 2019.

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 16 September 2019. 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 +28 40 £42,500 +1.19% 3
Loughborough - 7 - -
Visual Studio
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 50 (89.29%) C#
2 46 (82.14%) .NET
3 33 (58.93%) .NET Framework
4 31 (55.36%) SQL
4 31 (55.36%) Microsoft
5 28 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (46.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 23 (41.07%) SQL Server
8 22 (39.29%) Azure
9 21 (37.50%) DevOps
10 20 (35.71%) JavaScript
10 20 (35.71%) HTML
11 19 (33.93%) T-SQL
12 16 (28.57%) ASP.NET
13 14 (25.00%) CSS
13 14 (25.00%) Degree
13 14 (25.00%) Software Engineering
14 12 (21.43%) Web Services
14 12 (21.43%) .NET Core
15 11 (19.64%) Project Management
15 11 (19.64%) Scrum
15 11 (19.64%) jQuery
15 11 (19.64%) Test Automation
15 11 (19.64%) AngularJS
16 10 (17.86%) Jenkins
16 10 (17.86%) Logistics
16 10 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
16 10 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 10 (17.86%) Oracle
16 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills

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 6 (10.71%) IIS
2 4 (7.14%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.79%) Documentum
Cloud Services
1 22 (39.29%) Azure
2 3 (5.36%) Azure Functions
2 3 (5.36%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) Modbus
1 7 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 6 (10.71%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (41.07%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 7 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2017
6 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database
7 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.79%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 26 (46.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (17.86%) Jenkins
3 8 (14.29%) Selenium
4 7 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 7 (12.50%) TeamCity
4 7 (12.50%) Visual Studio Code
5 6 (10.71%) Maven
5 6 (10.71%) Robot Framework
6 4 (7.14%) Fiddler
7 2 (3.57%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.79%) JIRA
General
1 8 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.57%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Marketing
2 2 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 30 (53.57%) Developer
2 12 (21.43%) Software Developer
2 12 (21.43%) Software Engineer
3 10 (17.86%) C# Developer
4 7 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Embedded Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Senior DevOps
5 6 (10.71%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (8.93%) C# Software Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Lead DevOps
7 4 (7.14%) Lead Software Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Architect
8 3 (5.36%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Software Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (82.14%) .NET
2 33 (58.93%) .NET Framework
3 20 (35.71%) HTML
4 16 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 14 (25.00%) CSS
6 12 (21.43%) .NET Core
6 12 (21.43%) Web Services
7 11 (19.64%) AngularJS
7 11 (19.64%) jQuery
8 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET Core
9 6 (10.71%) Spring
10 4 (7.14%) CSS3
10 4 (7.14%) HTML5
10 4 (7.14%) WPF
11 3 (5.36%) Ajax
11 3 (5.36%) COM
11 3 (5.36%) Silverlight
11 3 (5.36%) Velocity
11 3 (5.36%) XHTML
12 2 (3.57%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (10.71%) CAN bus
4 5 (8.93%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (3.57%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (3.57%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.79%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Windows
1 7 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 6 (10.71%) Android
2 6 (10.71%) Apple iOS
2 6 (10.71%) FreeRTOS
2 6 (10.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (37.50%) DevOps
3 14 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 11 (19.64%) Project Management
4 11 (19.64%) Scrum
4 11 (19.64%) Test Automation
5 10 (17.86%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (17.86%) Deployment Automation
5 10 (17.86%) Logistics
6 9 (16.07%) Computer Science
6 9 (16.07%) Unit Testing
7 8 (14.29%) MVC
8 7 (12.50%) Refactoring
8 7 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (10.71%) Configuration Management
9 6 (10.71%) CRM
9 6 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (10.71%) SDLC
9 6 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (89.29%) C#
2 31 (55.36%) SQL
3 20 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 19 (33.93%) T-SQL
5 7 (12.50%) C++
5 7 (12.50%) Java
6 6 (10.71%) C
6 6 (10.71%) PowerShell
7 4 (7.14%) VBScript
8 2 (3.57%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (1.79%) PHP
9 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (25.00%) Degree
2 8 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) QA
2 6 (10.71%) GDPR
3 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (10.71%) Docker
1 6 (10.71%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) Kubernetes
1 6 (10.71%) Puppet
1 6 (10.71%) SCOM
1 6 (10.71%) Terraform
Vendors
1 31 (55.36%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.86%) Oracle
3 6 (10.71%) Dynatrace
4 2 (3.57%) IBM
5 1 (1.79%) Google
5 1 (1.79%) Siemens