Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 88 92
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 31 15 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.02% 1.15% 2.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.37% 5.60% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 31 21 37
Oxford median annual salary £50,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.87% +2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £33,750 £36,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £51,500 £48,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +16.88% -6.10% +17.14%

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 Oxford with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Oxford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 331 268 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 21.54% 20.62% 23.85%
Number of salaries quoted 304 239 290
Oxford median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £59,000 £60,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £49,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.29% -5.56% +20.00%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Oxford

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Oxford

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Oxford

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

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Oxford

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 Oxford region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 26 (83.87%) C++
2 25 (80.65%) Software Engineering
3 24 (77.42%) Python
4 23 (74.19%) Windows
5 22 (70.97%) MFC
5 22 (70.97%) Multithreading
5 22 (70.97%) CUDA
5 22 (70.97%) Qt
5 22 (70.97%) Algorithms
6 20 (64.52%) C#
7 15 (48.39%) SQL
8 14 (45.16%) WinForms
8 14 (45.16%) Degree
9 12 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (38.71%) Computer Science
9 12 (38.71%) Client/Server
9 12 (38.71%) STL
9 12 (38.71%) XML
9 12 (38.71%) Multithreaded Programming
10 11 (35.48%) Git (software)
11 10 (32.26%) Mathematics
11 10 (32.26%) Physics
11 10 (32.26%) PhD
11 10 (32.26%) OOD
11 10 (32.26%) OpenGL
11 10 (32.26%) Amazon AWS
12 7 (22.58%) .NET
13 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
13 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (12.90%) MVC

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 (3.23%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) Big Data
2 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) Appium
2 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.23%) Mercurial
2 1 (3.23%) Selenium
2 1 (3.23%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 25 (80.65%) Software Engineer
2 24 (77.42%) C++ Software Engineer
3 12 (38.71%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 12 (38.71%) Senior Software Engineer
4 7 (22.58%) Developer
5 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support
6 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Graduate
7 1 (3.23%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Graduate Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Junior
7 1 (3.23%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Junior Web Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Tester
7 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (70.97%) MFC
1 22 (70.97%) Qt
2 14 (45.16%) WinForms
3 12 (38.71%) STL
3 12 (38.71%) XML
4 10 (32.26%) OpenGL
5 7 (22.58%) .NET
6 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
7 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
8 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (6.45%) HTML
8 2 (6.45%) WCF
8 2 (6.45%) WPF
9 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
9 1 (3.23%) Entity Framework
9 1 (3.23%) Gherkin
9 1 (3.23%) jQuery
9 1 (3.23%) SignalR
9 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (70.97%) Algorithms
1 22 (70.97%) CUDA
2 12 (38.71%) Client/Server
2 12 (38.71%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) Software Engineering
2 22 (70.97%) Multithreading
3 12 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (38.71%) Multithreaded Programming
4 10 (32.26%) Mathematics
4 10 (32.26%) OOD
4 10 (32.26%) Physics
5 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.90%) MVC
7 2 (6.45%) Scrum
7 2 (6.45%) TDD
7 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.23%) BDD
8 1 (3.23%) Information Engineering
8 1 (3.23%) IT Strategy
8 1 (3.23%) MVVM
8 1 (3.23%) Power Management
8 1 (3.23%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 26 (83.87%) C++
2 24 (77.42%) Python
3 20 (64.52%) C#
4 15 (48.39%) SQL
5 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.45%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.23%) C
7 1 (3.23%) Java
7 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) Degree
2 10 (32.26%) PhD
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (3.23%) IEC 62304
1 1 (3.23%) ISO 13485
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Capita