Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 104 97
Rank change year-on-year -26 -7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 43 73 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.46% 2.58% 2.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.02% 12.17% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 44 66 78
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +6.88% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £48,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% - +1.18%

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 714 600 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 24.30% 21.24% 22.31%
Number of salaries quoted 650 531 597
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £35,000 £27,500 £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 15 August 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 15 August 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 -2 13 £47,500 -13.64% 1
Oxford -48 8 £45,500 +7.06% 8
Witney +7 4 £38,500 - 4
Banbury +8 1 £60,000 +37.14% 2
Abingdon -4 1 £45,000 +2.86% 2
Wallingford -9 1 £52,500 +23.53% 1
Wantage - 1 £45,000 -
Visual Studio
South East

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 30 (69.77%) C#
1 30 (69.77%) SQL Server
2 28 (65.12%) SQL
3 27 (62.79%) .NET
4 25 (58.14%) JavaScript
5 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (34.88%) AngularJS
6 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
7 13 (30.23%) MVC
7 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET
7 13 (30.23%) CSS
8 12 (27.91%) HTML
8 12 (27.91%) Git (software)
9 11 (25.58%) Scrum
9 11 (25.58%) Mobile App
10 10 (23.26%) Data Visualisation
10 10 (23.26%) Visualisation
11 9 (20.93%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (20.93%) React
12 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (18.60%) SpecFlow
12 8 (18.60%) BDD
12 8 (18.60%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (18.60%) TDD
12 8 (18.60%) WCF
12 8 (18.60%) T-SQL
13 7 (16.28%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (16.28%) ETL
13 7 (16.28%) Web Development
13 7 (16.28%) Unit Testing

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 (13.95%) NServiceBus
2 4 (9.30%) CMS
3 3 (6.98%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.33%) Drupal
4 1 (2.33%) IIS
4 1 (2.33%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) IaaS
2 1 (2.33%) PaaS
2 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (69.77%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.28%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (16.28%) RavenDB
3 6 (13.95%) Event Store
4 5 (11.63%) Power BI
4 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.65%) Big Data
6 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.33%) MySQL
7 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (27.91%) Git (software)
2 8 (18.60%) SpecFlow
2 8 (18.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (16.28%) Mercurial
4 6 (13.95%) Subversion
5 5 (11.63%) JIRA
5 5 (11.63%) TortoiseSVN
6 4 (9.30%) Selenium
7 3 (6.98%) Jasmine
7 3 (6.98%) Mocha
8 1 (2.33%) Appium
8 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 34 (79.07%) Developer
2 15 (34.88%) C# Developer
3 13 (30.23%) Software Developer
4 12 (27.91%) SQL Developer
5 11 (25.58%) C# Software Developer
5 11 (25.58%) Senior Developer
6 8 (18.60%) .NET Developer
6 8 (18.60%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (18.60%) Senior C# Developer
6 8 (18.60%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 8 (18.60%) Senior Software Developer
7 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (16.28%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (16.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (13.95%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 6 (13.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (13.95%) HTML CSS Developer
8 6 (13.95%) HTML Developer
9 5 (11.63%) Development Support Engineer
9 5 (11.63%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (62.79%) .NET
2 15 (34.88%) AngularJS
3 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET
3 13 (30.23%) CSS
4 12 (27.91%) HTML
5 9 (20.93%) React
6 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (18.60%) WCF
7 7 (16.28%) Apache Cordova
8 6 (13.95%) HTML5
8 6 (13.95%) Web Services
9 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (11.63%) CSS3
9 5 (11.63%) Sass
10 4 (9.30%) .NET Framework
10 4 (9.30%) WinForms
11 3 (6.98%) Ajax
11 3 (6.98%) Google Closure
11 3 (6.98%) JSON
11 3 (6.98%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Mobile App
2 6 (13.95%) User Experience
3 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.65%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.65%) W3C
5 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.33%) CUDA
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.33%) Social Media
5 1 (2.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.65%) Android
2 2 (4.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.23%) MVC
3 11 (25.58%) Scrum
4 10 (23.26%) Data Visualisation
4 10 (23.26%) Visualisation
5 9 (20.93%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (18.60%) BDD
6 8 (18.60%) TDD
7 7 (16.28%) ETL
7 7 (16.28%) Front End Development
7 7 (16.28%) Unit Testing
7 7 (16.28%) Web Development
8 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (13.95%) Integration Testing
8 6 (13.95%) SDLC
9 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (11.63%) Performance Analysis
10 4 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
10 4 (9.30%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 30 (69.77%) C#
2 28 (65.12%) SQL
3 25 (58.14%) JavaScript
4 8 (18.60%) T-SQL
5 5 (11.63%) C++
5 5 (11.63%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.98%) Python
6 3 (6.98%) R
7 2 (4.65%) VB
8 1 (2.33%) C
8 1 (2.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (2.33%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.33%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) Xamarin
3 6 (13.95%) Tableau
4 3 (6.98%) Google
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle