Period
to 20 January 2020

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 20 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 46 23 60
Rank change year-on-year -23 +37 -21
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 46 119 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 5.31% 12.36% 3.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.71% 40.48% 16.38%
Number of salaries quoted 39 59 28
Leicestershire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £29,700 £28,700 £23,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £49,500
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -12.50%

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 194 294 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 22.40% 30.53% 18.99%
Number of salaries quoted 177 171 148
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £28,800 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £56,250
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%

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 20 January 2020.

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 20 January 2020. 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 -16 38 £43,000 +7.50% 4
Coalville -8 3 £50,000 -
Hinckley - 1 £40,000 -
Visual Studio
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2020, 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 37 (80.43%) .NET
2 34 (73.91%) C#
3 33 (71.74%) Microsoft
4 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (52.17%) .NET Framework
5 23 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 22 (47.83%) SQL
7 20 (43.48%) JavaScript
8 18 (39.13%) SQL Server
9 17 (36.96%) ASP.NET
9 17 (36.96%) MVC
10 16 (34.78%) T-SQL
10 16 (34.78%) Software Engineering
11 14 (30.43%) DevOps
11 14 (30.43%) Scrum
12 12 (26.09%) Azure
13 11 (23.91%) AngularJS
14 10 (21.74%) jQuery
15 9 (19.57%) HTML
15 9 (19.57%) Java
15 9 (19.57%) Web Services
15 9 (19.57%) SDLC
16 8 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 8 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 8 (17.39%) CSS
17 7 (15.22%) VB.NET
17 7 (15.22%) C++
17 7 (15.22%) Windows
17 7 (15.22%) TDD
17 7 (15.22%) ActiveMQ

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 3 (6.52%) Documentum
2 1 (2.17%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.09%) Azure
2 3 (6.52%) Azure Functions
2 3 (6.52%) SaaS
2 3 (6.52%) Serverless
3 1 (2.17%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (2.17%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) Modbus
1 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.17%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.52%) Data Lake
4 3 (6.52%) Hadoop
4 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.17%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.17%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 23 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (13.04%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.35%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.17%) Fiddler
4 1 (2.17%) Maven
4 1 (2.17%) Robot Framework
General
1 5 (10.87%) Marketing
2 4 (8.70%) Games
2 4 (8.70%) Police
3 3 (6.52%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.17%) Legal
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (54.35%) Developer
2 10 (21.74%) Senior Developer
2 10 (21.74%) Software Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) .NET Developer
3 9 (19.57%) C# Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Lead DevOps
5 6 (13.04%) C# Software Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Backend Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.35%) .NET Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Azure Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Lead Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Software Architect
8 2 (4.35%) SSIS Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (80.43%) .NET
2 24 (52.17%) .NET Framework
3 17 (36.96%) ASP.NET
4 11 (23.91%) AngularJS
5 10 (21.74%) jQuery
6 9 (19.57%) HTML
6 9 (19.57%) Web Services
7 8 (17.39%) CSS
8 7 (15.22%) ActiveMQ
8 7 (15.22%) RESTful
8 7 (15.22%) Silverlight
8 7 (15.22%) Spring
9 6 (13.04%) .NET Core
9 6 (13.04%) Velocity
10 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (10.87%) MDX
11 4 (8.70%) Ajax
11 4 (8.70%) XML
12 3 (6.52%) XHTML
13 2 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.17%) CAN bus
3 1 (2.17%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.17%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.17%) Android
3 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.17%) FreeRTOS
3 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.96%) MVC
3 16 (34.78%) Software Engineering
4 14 (30.43%) DevOps
4 14 (30.43%) Scrum
5 9 (19.57%) SDLC
6 7 (15.22%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (15.22%) CRUD
6 7 (15.22%) Kanban
6 7 (15.22%) TDD
7 6 (13.04%) Deployment Automation
7 6 (13.04%) Document Management
7 6 (13.04%) Sprint Review
7 6 (13.04%) Test Automation
8 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (10.87%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (10.87%) ETL
8 5 (10.87%) Logistics
8 5 (10.87%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (73.91%) C#
2 22 (47.83%) SQL
3 20 (43.48%) JavaScript
4 16 (34.78%) T-SQL
5 9 (19.57%) Java
6 7 (15.22%) C++
6 7 (15.22%) VB.NET
7 6 (13.04%) PHP
8 5 (10.87%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (2.17%) C
9 1 (2.17%) Python
9 1 (2.17%) VB
9 1 (2.17%) VB6
9 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) ISA Server
2 1 (2.17%) Firmware
Vendors
1 33 (71.74%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle
3 3 (6.52%) Databricks
3 3 (6.52%) Siemens
4 1 (2.17%) IBM