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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 47 63
Rank change year-on-year -23 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 10 28 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.46% 4.55% 2.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.19% 21.37% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 17
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +18.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £45,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Visual Studio is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Development Application Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 139 131 142
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 20.23% 21.30% 18.68%
Number of salaries quoted 126 127 96
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £53,400 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 12 (92.31%) C#
2 11 (84.62%) .NET
3 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
3 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
3 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
4 8 (61.54%) CSS
5 7 (53.85%) Windows
5 7 (53.85%) .NET Framework
6 6 (46.15%) WinForms
6 6 (46.15%) OO
7 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
8 4 (30.77%) SQL
8 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (30.77%) Degree
9 3 (23.08%) JSON
9 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
9 3 (23.08%) jQuery
9 3 (23.08%) MVC
9 3 (23.08%) C++
9 3 (23.08%) HTML
9 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (23.08%) Node.js
9 3 (23.08%) REST
9 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
10 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
10 2 (15.38%) Bower
10 2 (15.38%) D3.js
10 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
10 2 (15.38%) Qt

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Bower
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
1 1 (7.69%) Electronics
1 1 (7.69%) Local Government
1 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Junior
3 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Junior Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) PHP Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Web Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) GUI Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) .NET
2 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
3 8 (61.54%) CSS
4 7 (53.85%) .NET Framework
5 6 (46.15%) WinForms
6 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (23.08%) HTML
6 3 (23.08%) jQuery
6 3 (23.08%) JSON
6 3 (23.08%) Node.js
6 3 (23.08%) REST
7 2 (15.38%) Ajax
7 2 (15.38%) D3.js
7 2 (15.38%) OpenGL
7 2 (15.38%) Qt
7 2 (15.38%) Web Services
7 2 (15.38%) WPF
7 2 (15.38%) XML
8 1 (7.69%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 2 (15.38%) CUDA
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.69%) Arduino
2 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.69%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) OO
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) MVC
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (15.38%) Kanban
4 2 (15.38%) Refactoring
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
4 2 (15.38%) Web Development
4 2 (15.38%) Workflow
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.69%) Machine Learning
5 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
5 1 (7.69%) MVVM
5 1 (7.69%) Physics
5 1 (7.69%) Time Series Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
2 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) C++
5 2 (15.38%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) PHP
5 2 (15.38%) Python
5 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
6 1 (7.69%) C
6 1 (7.69%) C++/CLI
6 1 (7.69%) Scala
6 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 1 (7.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
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