Period
to 23 January 2018

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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 38 69
Rank change year-on-year -18 +31 +41
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 28 80 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 2.95% 5.90% 3.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.64% 32.13% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 27 80 39
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -15.15%
10th Percentile £23,500 £27,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £51,000 £48,750 £45,000
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £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 179 249 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 18.88% 18.35% 16.02%
Number of salaries quoted 150 234 183
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £48,750 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +5.26%

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 23 January 2018.

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 23 January 2018. 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 12 £29,000 -27.50% 3
Market Harborough +1 8 £40,000 - 1
Visual Studio
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 23 (82.14%) .NET
2 21 (75.00%) C#
3 20 (71.43%) SQL Server
4 19 (67.86%) CSS
4 19 (67.86%) MVC
5 18 (64.29%) HTML
6 12 (42.86%) .NET Framework
7 11 (39.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET
8 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
10 8 (28.57%) SQL
10 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
11 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
11 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (21.43%) User Experience
11 6 (21.43%) Unit Testing
12 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (17.86%) JSON
12 5 (17.86%) Web Development
12 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
12 5 (17.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (17.86%) XML
13 4 (14.29%) OO
13 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
13 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (14.29%) ServiceStack
14 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
14 3 (10.71%) Continuous Delivery

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 (10.71%) SharePoint
1 3 (10.71%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.57%) Big Data
4 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.57%) GIS
4 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.57%) Power BI
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (3.57%) Calabash
3 1 (3.57%) Capybara
3 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.57%) Protractor
3 1 (3.57%) Ranorex
3 1 (3.57%) Selenium
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (3.57%) Advertising
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.57%) Marketing
1 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Applications Developer
3 9 (32.14%) C# Developer
4 8 (28.57%) C# Web Developer
4 8 (28.57%) Web Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Digital Developer
6 3 (10.71%) C# Application Developer
6 3 (10.71%) C# Web Applications Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Configuration Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Head of IT
7 2 (7.14%) Head of IT Services
7 2 (7.14%) Head of Professional Services
7 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior .NET Software Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.57%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (82.14%) .NET
2 19 (67.86%) CSS
3 18 (64.29%) HTML
4 12 (42.86%) .NET Framework
5 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET
6 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
7 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (17.86%) JSON
7 5 (17.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (17.86%) XML
8 4 (14.29%) ServiceStack
9 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (7.14%) jQuery
9 2 (7.14%) LINQ
10 1 (3.57%) ADO.NET
10 1 (3.57%) CSS3
10 1 (3.57%) Gherkin
10 1 (3.57%) HTML5
10 1 (3.57%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) User Experience
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) MVC
2 6 (21.43%) Unit Testing
3 5 (17.86%) Web Development
4 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 4 (14.29%) OO
5 3 (10.71%) Collaborative Working
5 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.71%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.71%) Release Automation
5 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.14%) Issue Tracking
6 2 (7.14%) Logistics
6 2 (7.14%) Scrum
6 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) C#
2 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 8 (28.57%) SQL
4 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
5 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.57%) C
6 1 (3.57%) C++
6 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.57%) VB
6 1 (3.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) GDPR
1 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) DevExpress
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Tableau
2 1 (3.57%) Telerik