Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 88 121
Rank change year-on-year -29 +33 -14
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 51 80 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.88% 2.88% 1.97%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.81% 12.31% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 45 67 65
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £40,000 £27,000 £33,800
90th Percentile £60,000 £50,500 £50,850
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -2.30% +2.35%

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 653 650 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 24.07% 23.43% 22.15%
Number of salaries quoted 565 562 593
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +10.00% +5.88%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £61,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 16 October 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 16 October 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
Thame - 10 £47,500 -
Banbury +13 9 £60,000 +37.14% 3
Oxford -36 9 £46,000 +4.55% 6
Witney +6 3 £38,500 - 2
Wallingford -10 1 £52,500 +23.53% 1
Wantage - 1 £45,000 -
Visual Studio
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 40 (78.43%) SQL Server
2 35 (68.63%) SQL
3 34 (66.67%) C#
4 28 (54.90%) .NET
5 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
6 25 (49.02%) JavaScript
7 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (29.41%) T-SQL
9 14 (27.45%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (23.53%) MVC
10 12 (23.53%) Scrum
10 12 (23.53%) Unit Testing
10 12 (23.53%) AngularJS
11 11 (21.57%) Mobile App
11 11 (21.57%) R
11 11 (21.57%) Git (software)
11 11 (21.57%) NoSQL
11 11 (21.57%) SDLC
11 11 (21.57%) Data Science
11 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET
12 10 (19.61%) Relational Database
12 10 (19.61%) Visualisation
12 10 (19.61%) Integration Testing
12 10 (19.61%) Data Visualisation
12 10 (19.61%) Big Data
13 9 (17.65%) IaaS
13 9 (17.65%) Analytics
13 9 (17.65%) Apple iOS
13 9 (17.65%) Data Governance
13 9 (17.65%) BDD

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 6 (11.76%) NServiceBus
2 3 (5.88%) CMS
2 3 (5.88%) EPiServer
2 3 (5.88%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.65%) IaaS
1 9 (17.65%) PaaS
1 9 (17.65%) SaaS
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.96%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (1.96%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) Bluetooth
1 2 (3.92%) HTTP
1 2 (3.92%) HTTPS
1 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.96%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (78.43%) SQL Server
2 11 (21.57%) NoSQL
3 10 (19.61%) Big Data
3 10 (19.61%) Relational Database
4 9 (17.65%) MySQL
4 9 (17.65%) RDBMS
5 8 (15.69%) RavenDB
6 7 (13.73%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (11.76%) Event Store
8 5 (9.80%) Power BI
8 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (3.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Git (software)
2 8 (15.69%) SpecFlow
3 7 (13.73%) Mercurial
3 7 (13.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (11.76%) Subversion
5 5 (9.80%) JIRA
5 5 (9.80%) TortoiseSVN
6 4 (7.84%) Selenium
7 3 (5.88%) Jasmine
7 3 (5.88%) Mocha
8 1 (1.96%) Appium
8 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.96%) NUnit
8 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Back Office
2 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (58.82%) Developer
2 13 (25.49%) C# Developer
2 13 (25.49%) Software Developer
3 11 (21.57%) SQL Developer
4 10 (19.61%) C# Software Developer
5 9 (17.65%) Senior Developer
6 8 (15.69%) .NET Developer
7 7 (13.73%) Architect
7 7 (13.73%) Data Architect
7 7 (13.73%) Senior C# Developer
7 7 (13.73%) Senior C# Software Developer
7 7 (13.73%) Senior Software Developer
8 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (11.76%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 6 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (9.80%) Development Engineer
9 5 (9.80%) Senior Development Engineer
9 5 (9.80%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (54.90%) .NET
2 12 (23.53%) AngularJS
3 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET
4 9 (17.65%) HTML
4 9 (17.65%) MDX
4 9 (17.65%) React
5 8 (15.69%) WCF
6 7 (13.73%) Apache Cordova
6 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (13.73%) CSS
7 6 (11.76%) HTML5
8 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (9.80%) Web Services
9 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (7.84%) JSON
9 4 (7.84%) WinForms
10 3 (5.88%) .NET Framework
10 3 (5.88%) Ajax
10 3 (5.88%) jQuery
10 3 (5.88%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.84%) User Experience
3 2 (3.92%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.92%) Life Science
4 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Apple iOS
2 5 (9.80%) Windows
3 4 (7.84%) Android
4 2 (3.92%) Linux
4 2 (3.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (27.45%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (23.53%) MVC
3 12 (23.53%) Scrum
3 12 (23.53%) Unit Testing
4 11 (21.57%) Data Science
4 11 (21.57%) SDLC
5 10 (19.61%) Data Visualisation
5 10 (19.61%) Integration Testing
5 10 (19.61%) Visualisation
6 9 (17.65%) Analytics
6 9 (17.65%) BDD
6 9 (17.65%) Data Governance
6 9 (17.65%) Predictive Modelling
6 9 (17.65%) TDD
6 9 (17.65%) TOGAF
7 8 (15.69%) Business Analytics
7 8 (15.69%) Data Integration
7 8 (15.69%) Data Strategy
7 8 (15.69%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 35 (68.63%) SQL
2 34 (66.67%) C#
3 25 (49.02%) JavaScript
4 15 (29.41%) T-SQL
5 11 (21.57%) R
6 9 (17.65%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 7 (13.73%) C++
8 5 (9.80%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.92%) C
9 2 (3.92%) Python
9 2 (3.92%) VB
9 2 (3.92%) XAML
10 1 (1.96%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.96%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 3 (5.88%) TOGAF Certification
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.96%) OCA
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.96%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.65%) Oracle
3 7 (13.73%) Xamarin
4 6 (11.76%) Tableau
5 3 (5.88%) Google