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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 47 65
Rank change year-on-year +2 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 34 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 4.72% 3.26% 2.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.82% 18.18% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 30 22 14
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,381
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +16.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
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 Leicestershire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 137 121 68
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 19.03% 17.95% 9.44%
Number of salaries quoted 92 99 64
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,325 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 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 3 months to 27 April 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 3 months to 27 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -4 26 £45,000 +12.50%
Hinckley - 3 £42,500 -
Loughborough +4 1 £32,500 +35.41%
Visual Studio
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 51 (82.26%) C#
2 49 (79.03%) .NET
3 38 (61.29%) ASP.NET
4 35 (56.45%) SQL Server
5 30 (48.39%) CSS
6 28 (45.16%) jQuery
7 25 (40.32%) JavaScript
8 24 (38.71%) SQL
8 24 (38.71%) Microsoft
9 22 (35.48%) MVC
10 20 (32.26%) HTML
11 17 (27.42%) C++
12 15 (24.19%) Software Engineering
13 14 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (19.35%) Ajax
15 12 (19.35%) .NET Framework
15 12 (19.35%) Degree
15 12 (19.35%) WPF
16 10 (16.13%) T-SQL
16 10 (16.13%) IIS
16 10 (16.13%) VB
16 10 (16.13%) VB.NET
16 10 (16.13%) JIRA
16 10 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 10 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 9 (14.52%) OO
17 9 (14.52%) Data Warehouse
17 9 (14.52%) QA
18 8 (12.90%) SDLC

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 10 (16.13%) IIS
2 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.84%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) BrowserStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (56.45%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (14.52%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
5 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.61%) MySQL
8 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) JIRA
2 6 (9.68%) NUnit
3 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Blend
3 5 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (6.45%) Calabash
4 4 (6.45%) Capybara
4 4 (6.45%) Cucumber
4 4 (6.45%) HP UFT
4 4 (6.45%) Protractor
4 4 (6.45%) Ranorex
4 4 (6.45%) Selenium
5 3 (4.84%) WiX
6 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.23%) SpecFlow
6 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (3.23%) Subversion
7 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (12.90%) Aerospace
2 5 (8.06%) Finance
3 4 (6.45%) Electronics
4 2 (3.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 35 (56.45%) Developer
2 15 (24.19%) .NET Developer
2 15 (24.19%) C# Developer
3 12 (19.35%) Software Engineer
4 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (16.13%) SQL Developer
5 9 (14.52%) Analyst
5 9 (14.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (12.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (12.90%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (11.29%) C# Software Engineer
7 7 (11.29%) Senior Developer
7 7 (11.29%) Software Developer
8 6 (9.68%) Applications Support
8 6 (9.68%) Systems Analyst
9 5 (8.06%) Applications Support Manager
9 5 (8.06%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 5 (8.06%) Business Systems Analyst
9 5 (8.06%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (8.06%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (79.03%) .NET
2 38 (61.29%) ASP.NET
3 30 (48.39%) CSS
4 28 (45.16%) jQuery
5 20 (32.26%) HTML
6 14 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (19.35%) .NET Framework
7 12 (19.35%) Ajax
7 12 (19.35%) WPF
8 8 (12.90%) HTML5
8 8 (12.90%) XML
9 7 (11.29%) CSS3
9 7 (11.29%) WinForms
10 6 (9.68%) Silverlight
11 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (8.06%) JSON
11 5 (8.06%) WCF
12 4 (6.45%) Gherkin
13 3 (4.84%) ADO.NET
13 3 (4.84%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Management Information System
2 7 (11.29%) Algorithms
3 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.06%) Mobile App
3 5 (8.06%) User Experience
4 3 (4.84%) Smartphone
5 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.06%) Windows
2 2 (3.23%) Linux
2 2 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (35.48%) MVC
2 15 (24.19%) Software Engineering
3 13 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (14.52%) OO
5 8 (12.90%) SDLC
5 8 (12.90%) Web Development
6 7 (11.29%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (11.29%) Data Analysis
6 7 (11.29%) MVVM
6 7 (11.29%) OOD
6 7 (11.29%) Unit Testing
7 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
7 6 (9.68%) Project Management
7 6 (9.68%) UML
8 5 (8.06%) ETL
8 5 (8.06%) Front End Development
8 5 (8.06%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (8.06%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (8.06%) PRINCE2
8 5 (8.06%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 51 (82.26%) C#
2 25 (40.32%) JavaScript
3 24 (38.71%) SQL
4 17 (27.42%) C++
5 10 (16.13%) T-SQL
5 10 (16.13%) VB
5 10 (16.13%) VB.NET
6 4 (6.45%) PHP
7 3 (4.84%) Java
7 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.84%) VBScript
7 3 (4.84%) XAML
8 2 (3.23%) C
8 2 (3.23%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (19.35%) Degree
2 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (8.06%) MCTS
3 5 (8.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (6.45%) ISTQB
5 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.52%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.61%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.68%) Oracle
3 5 (8.06%) Perforce
3 5 (8.06%) Tableau
4 3 (4.84%) Telerik
Leicestershire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago