Period
to 20 May 2018

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

Microsoft Visual Studio
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 127 85
Rank change year-on-year +2 -42 +17
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 54 40 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.81% 1.48% 3.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.59% 7.59% 13.61%
Number of salaries quoted 58 36 92
Oxfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.66% +5.13%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £27,725
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £48,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 711 527 735
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 23.80% 19.45% 23.72%
Number of salaries quoted 628 474 616
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £44,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.73% -0.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £33,925 £27,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £71,750 £65,875 £62,125
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.30%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Oxfordshire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Oxfordshire

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

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

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Oxfordshire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 May 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
Banbury +22 13 £30,000 -36.84%
Thame -7 13 £37,500 -31.82%
Oxford -19 12 £55,000 +46.67% 10
Kidlington - 7 £45,000 -
Bicester -1 4 £40,000 +14.29%
Abingdon -4 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Wantage - 1 £45,000 - 1
Witney - 1 - - 3
Visual Studio
South East

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 34 (62.96%) C#
2 32 (59.26%) SQL
3 28 (51.85%) .NET
4 27 (50.00%) CSS
5 24 (44.44%) HTML
5 24 (44.44%) MVC
6 23 (42.59%) C++
7 15 (27.78%) Xamarin
7 15 (27.78%) Windows
7 15 (27.78%) Qt
8 14 (25.93%) Ajax
8 14 (25.93%) .NET Framework
8 14 (25.93%) jQuery
8 14 (25.93%) JavaScript
8 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (25.93%) Prototyping
9 13 (24.07%) User Experience
9 13 (24.07%) API Development
9 13 (24.07%) AngularJS
9 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET
9 13 (24.07%) Photoshop
9 13 (24.07%) Entity Framework
10 12 (22.22%) Scrum
11 11 (20.37%) Algorithms
11 11 (20.37%) WinForms
11 11 (20.37%) STL
11 11 (20.37%) MFC
11 11 (20.37%) Python
11 11 (20.37%) CUDA
11 11 (20.37%) Multithreading

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 7 (12.96%) IIS
2 2 (3.70%) CMS
2 2 (3.70%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.85%) Drupal
3 1 (1.85%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (24.07%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) MySQL
3 2 (3.70%) Event Store
3 2 (3.70%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.56%) Selenium
3 2 (3.70%) Mercurial
3 2 (3.70%) Selenium IDE
3 2 (3.70%) SpecFlow
3 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.85%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.85%) Mocha
General
1 3 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 41 (75.93%) Developer
2 23 (42.59%) C# Developer
3 20 (37.04%) .NET Developer
4 17 (31.48%) Software Developer
5 16 (29.63%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (24.07%) C# Software Developer
7 12 (22.22%) HTML CSS Developer
7 12 (22.22%) HTML Developer
8 11 (20.37%) C++ Software Engineer
8 11 (20.37%) Software Engineer
9 8 (14.81%) C++ Developer
9 8 (14.81%) C++ Software Developer
9 8 (14.81%) C++/C# Developer
9 8 (14.81%) Junior
9 8 (14.81%) Junior Developer
9 8 (14.81%) SQL Developer
10 7 (12.96%) Junior .NET Developer
10 7 (12.96%) Junior C# .NET Developer
10 7 (12.96%) Junior C# Developer
10 7 (12.96%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (51.85%) .NET
2 27 (50.00%) CSS
3 24 (44.44%) HTML
4 15 (27.78%) Qt
5 14 (25.93%) .NET Framework
5 14 (25.93%) Ajax
5 14 (25.93%) jQuery
6 13 (24.07%) AngularJS
6 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET
6 13 (24.07%) Entity Framework
7 11 (20.37%) MFC
7 11 (20.37%) STL
7 11 (20.37%) WinForms
8 8 (14.81%) CSS3
8 8 (14.81%) HTML5
8 8 (14.81%) Sass
9 7 (12.96%) WCF
9 7 (12.96%) WPF
9 7 (12.96%) XML
10 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) User Experience
2 11 (20.37%) Algorithms
2 11 (20.37%) CUDA
3 9 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 7 (12.96%) Client/Server
4 7 (12.96%) W3C
5 3 (5.56%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (44.44%) MVC
2 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.93%) Prototyping
3 13 (24.07%) API Development
4 12 (22.22%) Scrum
5 11 (20.37%) Multithreading
5 11 (20.37%) Software Engineering
6 10 (18.52%) Responsive Web Design
7 9 (16.67%) TDD
7 9 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 9 (16.67%) Web Development
8 8 (14.81%) Mathematics
8 8 (14.81%) Physics
9 7 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (12.96%) Cross-Browser Development
9 7 (12.96%) Multithreaded Programming
9 7 (12.96%) MVVM
10 5 (9.26%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (7.41%) Front End Development
11 4 (7.41%) Mathematical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 34 (62.96%) C#
2 32 (59.26%) SQL
3 23 (42.59%) C++
4 14 (25.93%) JavaScript
5 11 (20.37%) Python
6 7 (12.96%) MATLAB
7 5 (9.26%) C
8 4 (7.41%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.85%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (7.41%) PhD
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Xamarin
2 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.85%) Google