Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 85 60
Rank change year-on-year +28 -25 -3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 24 5 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 2.92% 0.59% 4.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.67% 3.29% 24.74%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 46
Northampton median annual salary £31,000 £32,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.62% -15.58% +1.32%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £27,375
90th Percentile £33,000 £50,000 £48,750
Northamptonshire median annual salary £30,000 £50,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -40.00% +29.87% +1.32%

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 144 152 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 17.54% 17.92% 16.83%
Number of salaries quoted 100 127 136
Northampton median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £19,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £57,500 £48,750
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (83.33%) C#
2 20 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 15 (62.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 15 (62.50%) Android Development
3 15 (62.50%) iOS Development
3 15 (62.50%) HTML5
3 15 (62.50%) Apple iOS
3 15 (62.50%) WCF
3 15 (62.50%) jQuery
3 15 (62.50%) Visual Studio Team System
3 15 (62.50%) Android
3 15 (62.50%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (62.50%) MVC
3 15 (62.50%) TDD
3 15 (62.50%) Subversion
3 15 (62.50%) CSS
3 15 (62.50%) HTML
3 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 9 (37.50%) SQL
4 9 (37.50%) Windows
5 5 (20.83%) XML
5 5 (20.83%) Sage
5 5 (20.83%) VBA
5 5 (20.83%) PHP
5 5 (20.83%) Java
5 5 (20.83%) Google
5 5 (20.83%) Degree
5 5 (20.83%) JSON

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (62.50%) Subversion
1 15 (62.50%) Visual Studio Team System
2 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) .NET Developer
1 20 (83.33%) C# .NET Developer
1 20 (83.33%) C# Developer
1 20 (83.33%) Developer
2 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET Developer
2 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 15 (62.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 15 (62.50%) JavaScript Developer
2 15 (62.50%) SQL Developer
2 15 (62.50%) SQL Server Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) QA Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) QA Tester
4 1 (4.17%) Software Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Software QA Tester
4 1 (4.17%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Software Tester
4 1 (4.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 15 (62.50%) CSS
3 15 (62.50%) HTML
3 15 (62.50%) HTML5
3 15 (62.50%) jQuery
3 15 (62.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 15 (62.50%) WCF
4 5 (20.83%) JSON
4 5 (20.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (62.50%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
3 4 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Android
1 15 (62.50%) Apple iOS
2 9 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Android Development
1 15 (62.50%) iOS Development
1 15 (62.50%) MVC
1 15 (62.50%) TDD
2 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) C#
2 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (37.50%) SQL
4 5 (20.83%) Java
4 5 (20.83%) PHP
4 5 (20.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Google
1 5 (20.83%) Sage
1 5 (20.83%) Telerik
1 5 (20.83%) Xamarin
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Twitter