Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 > Northamptonshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 98 65
Rank change year-on-year +32 -33 -10
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 28 11 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.53% 0.81% 3.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.29% 4.15% 21.58%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 77
Northamptonshire median annual salary £29,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.14% - -12.50%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,000 £28,850
90th Percentile £42,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 196 265 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 17.71% 19.62% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 157 211 240
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,750 £57,500 £50,000
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 Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Northamptonshire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Northamptonshire

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Northamptonshire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Northamptonshire 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
Northampton +39 25 £29,000 -42.00% 7
Towcester - 3 £40,000 -
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 number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 26 (92.86%) C#
2 22 (78.57%) Subversion
3 16 (57.14%) .NET
4 15 (53.57%) Electronics
5 14 (50.00%) Games
5 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (46.43%) C++
7 12 (42.86%) Java
7 12 (42.86%) Linux
7 12 (42.86%) Python
7 12 (42.86%) PhD
7 12 (42.86%) Scrum
7 12 (42.86%) Software Engineering
7 12 (42.86%) Embedded Linux
7 12 (42.86%) Degree
7 12 (42.86%) Mathematics
7 12 (42.86%) Physics
7 12 (42.86%) Computer Science
7 12 (42.86%) Git (software)
7 12 (42.86%) GitHub
7 12 (42.86%) Machine Learning
7 12 (42.86%) Algorithms
7 12 (42.86%) Computer Vision
8 11 (39.29%) HTML5
8 11 (39.29%) CSS
8 11 (39.29%) HTML
9 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
9 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
9 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET
9 10 (35.71%) MVC

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (3.57%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 12 (42.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (78.57%) Subversion
2 12 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 10 (35.71%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 15 (53.57%) Electronics
2 14 (50.00%) Games
3 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
3 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (82.14%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) C++ Developer
2 12 (42.86%) C++ Software Developer
2 12 (42.86%) C++ Software Engineer
2 12 (42.86%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 12 (42.86%) Graduate
2 12 (42.86%) Graduate C++ Developer
2 12 (42.86%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
2 12 (42.86%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
2 12 (42.86%) Graduate Developer
2 12 (42.86%) Graduate Software Developer
2 12 (42.86%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 12 (42.86%) Software Developer
2 12 (42.86%) Software Engineer
3 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET Developer
3 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 10 (35.71%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (35.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 10 (35.71%) JavaScript Developer
3 10 (35.71%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (57.14%) .NET
2 11 (39.29%) CSS
2 11 (39.29%) HTML
2 11 (39.29%) HTML5
3 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 10 (35.71%) jQuery
3 10 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 10 (35.71%) WCF
4 1 (3.57%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Algorithms
1 12 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 10 (35.71%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (10.71%) Optoelectronics
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Embedded Linux
1 12 (42.86%) Linux
2 10 (35.71%) Android
2 10 (35.71%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) Computer Vision
2 12 (42.86%) Machine Learning
2 12 (42.86%) Mathematics
2 12 (42.86%) Physics
2 12 (42.86%) Scrum
2 12 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 10 (35.71%) Android Development
3 10 (35.71%) iOS Development
3 10 (35.71%) MVC
3 10 (35.71%) TDD
4 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
5 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.57%) Document Management
6 1 (3.57%) SDLC
6 1 (3.57%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) C#
2 13 (46.43%) C++
3 12 (42.86%) Java
3 12 (42.86%) Python
4 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 4 (14.29%) VB
6 3 (10.71%) C
6 3 (10.71%) MATLAB
7 2 (7.14%) SQL
8 1 (3.57%) Perl
8 1 (3.57%) PHP
8 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Degree
1 12 (42.86%) PhD
2 3 (10.71%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Google
3 2 (7.14%) Twitter