Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 93 60
Rank change year-on-year +42 -33 -16
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 25 3 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 3.63% 0.33% 4.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.73% 1.52% 22.76%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 70
Northampton median annual salary £29,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.00% +42.86% -12.50%
10th Percentile £27,000 £36,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £32,500 £50,000 £47,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £29,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -17.14% - -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 Northampton with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Northampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 110 197 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 15.97% 21.74% 18.09%
Number of salaries quoted 89 152 202
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,000 £29,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £57,500 £47,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +3.13%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Northampton

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Northampton

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Northampton over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Northampton

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 23 (92.00%) C#
2 22 (88.00%) Subversion
3 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (60.00%) Games
4 14 (56.00%) C++
5 13 (52.00%) Java
5 13 (52.00%) Linux
5 13 (52.00%) Python
5 13 (52.00%) PhD
5 13 (52.00%) Scrum
5 13 (52.00%) Electronics
5 13 (52.00%) Software Engineering
5 13 (52.00%) Embedded Linux
5 13 (52.00%) Degree
5 13 (52.00%) Mathematics
5 13 (52.00%) Physics
5 13 (52.00%) Computer Science
5 13 (52.00%) Git (software)
5 13 (52.00%) Machine Learning
5 13 (52.00%) GitHub
5 13 (52.00%) Algorithms
5 13 (52.00%) Computer Vision
6 12 (48.00%) .NET
7 10 (40.00%) HTML
7 10 (40.00%) CSS
7 10 (40.00%) HTML5
8 9 (36.00%) Apple iOS
8 9 (36.00%) Android
8 9 (36.00%) Visual Studio Team System
8 9 (36.00%) WCF

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (52.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (88.00%) Subversion
2 13 (52.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (36.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 15 (60.00%) Games
2 13 (52.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 13 (52.00%) C++ Developer
2 13 (52.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 13 (52.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 13 (52.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 13 (52.00%) Graduate
2 13 (52.00%) Graduate C++ Developer
2 13 (52.00%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
2 13 (52.00%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
2 13 (52.00%) Graduate Developer
2 13 (52.00%) Graduate Software Developer
2 13 (52.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 13 (52.00%) Software Developer
2 13 (52.00%) Software Engineer
3 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 9 (36.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (36.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (36.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 9 (36.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) .NET
2 10 (40.00%) CSS
2 10 (40.00%) HTML
2 10 (40.00%) HTML5
3 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (36.00%) jQuery
3 9 (36.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 9 (36.00%) WCF
4 1 (4.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Algorithms
1 13 (52.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (36.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Embedded Linux
1 13 (52.00%) Linux
2 9 (36.00%) Android
2 9 (36.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) Computer Vision
2 13 (52.00%) Machine Learning
2 13 (52.00%) Mathematics
2 13 (52.00%) Physics
2 13 (52.00%) Scrum
2 13 (52.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (36.00%) Android Development
3 9 (36.00%) iOS Development
3 9 (36.00%) MVC
3 9 (36.00%) TDD
4 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.00%) Document Management
5 1 (4.00%) SDLC
5 1 (4.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) C#
2 14 (56.00%) C++
3 13 (52.00%) Java
3 13 (52.00%) Python
4 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) SQL
6 1 (4.00%) Perl
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
6 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) Degree
1 13 (52.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Google
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) Twitter