Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 83 115
Rank change year-on-year -34 +32 +7
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 39 91 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.55% 2.93% 1.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.82% 12.93% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 33 75 54
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £40,250 £31,500 £32,575
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £51,425
South East median annual salary £49,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.29% -5.56% +5.88%

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 572 704 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 22.76% 22.66% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 481 587 512
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.36% +4.71%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,800 £30,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +1 10 £60,000 +41.18%
Thame - 7 £47,500 -
Oxford -36 6 £43,000 -4.44% 5
Witney +3 2 £53,750 - 6
Abingdon +13 1 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Visual Studio
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 33 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 27 (69.23%) C#
3 26 (66.67%) SQL
4 22 (56.41%) .NET
4 22 (56.41%) Microsoft
5 18 (46.15%) JavaScript
6 15 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (38.46%) T-SQL
7 13 (33.33%) MVC
8 11 (28.21%) NoSQL
8 11 (28.21%) Big Data
9 10 (25.64%) Data Governance
9 10 (25.64%) R
9 10 (25.64%) IaaS
9 10 (25.64%) Analytics
9 10 (25.64%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 10 (25.64%) Relational Database
9 10 (25.64%) Data Science
9 10 (25.64%) RDBMS
9 10 (25.64%) MySQL
9 10 (25.64%) Oracle
9 10 (25.64%) TOGAF
9 10 (25.64%) MDX
9 10 (25.64%) SaaS
9 10 (25.64%) PaaS
9 10 (25.64%) Predictive Modelling
10 9 (23.08%) Unit Testing
10 9 (23.08%) Data Integration
10 9 (23.08%) Data Strategy
10 9 (23.08%) IT Strategy

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 4 (10.26%) IIS
1 4 (10.26%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.64%) IaaS
1 10 (25.64%) PaaS
1 10 (25.64%) SaaS
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.56%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (2.56%) Azure Functions
3 1 (2.56%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (2.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.13%) HTTP
2 2 (5.13%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.56%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.21%) Big Data
2 11 (28.21%) NoSQL
3 10 (25.64%) MySQL
3 10 (25.64%) RDBMS
3 10 (25.64%) Relational Database
4 5 (12.82%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (12.82%) Power BI
4 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (10.26%) RavenDB
6 3 (7.69%) Event Store
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.82%) JIRA
2 5 (12.82%) Subversion
2 5 (12.82%) TortoiseSVN
3 4 (10.26%) Mercurial
3 4 (10.26%) SpecFlow
4 2 (5.13%) NUnit
5 1 (2.56%) Appium
5 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.56%) NSubstitute
5 1 (2.56%) Selenium
5 1 (2.56%) Serilog
5 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Developer
2 8 (20.51%) Architect
2 8 (20.51%) Data Architect
3 6 (15.38%) C# Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Software Developer
3 6 (15.38%) SQL Developer
4 5 (12.82%) .NET Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Development Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Development Support Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Development Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Support Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (10.26%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (56.41%) .NET
2 10 (25.64%) MDX
3 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET
3 8 (20.51%) WCF
4 7 (17.95%) Web Services
5 6 (15.38%) AngularJS
5 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 6 (15.38%) HTML
6 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (12.82%) React
7 4 (10.26%) .NET Core
7 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (10.26%) CSS
7 4 (10.26%) HTML5
8 3 (7.69%) Apache Cordova
9 2 (5.13%) CSS3
9 2 (5.13%) Node.js
9 2 (5.13%) RESTful
9 2 (5.13%) Vue.js
9 2 (5.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (5.13%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.13%) Life Science
4 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Apple iOS
2 5 (12.82%) Windows
3 2 (5.13%) Android
3 2 (5.13%) Linux
3 2 (5.13%) Unix
4 1 (2.56%) VMS
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (33.33%) MVC
3 10 (25.64%) Analytics
3 10 (25.64%) Data Governance
3 10 (25.64%) Data Science
3 10 (25.64%) Predictive Modelling
3 10 (25.64%) TOGAF
4 9 (23.08%) Business Analytics
4 9 (23.08%) Data Integration
4 9 (23.08%) Data Strategy
4 9 (23.08%) IT Strategy
4 9 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (20.51%) Data Modelling
5 8 (20.51%) SDLC
6 7 (17.95%) Integration Testing
6 7 (17.95%) Scrum
7 6 (15.38%) TDD
8 5 (12.82%) Test Automation
8 5 (12.82%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 27 (69.23%) C#
2 26 (66.67%) SQL
3 18 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 15 (38.46%) T-SQL
5 10 (25.64%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 10 (25.64%) R
6 5 (12.82%) C++
6 5 (12.82%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.13%) TypeScript
7 2 (5.13%) XAML
8 1 (2.56%) C
8 1 (2.56%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.56%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
1 3 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 3 (7.69%) TOGAF Certification
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.56%) OCA
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.08%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 22 (56.41%) Microsoft
2 10 (25.64%) Oracle
3 4 (10.26%) Tableau
4 3 (7.69%) Xamarin