Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 39 28
Rank change year-on-year -17 -11 +3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 12 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 2.65% 3.83% 4.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.63% 21.57% 33.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5 25 17
Shropshire median annual salary £47,500 £21,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +120.93% -42.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £29,500 £19,750 £31,700
90th Percentile £50,250 £44,171 £42,500
West Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +17.14% -6.67% -

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 Shropshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 139 102 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 30.75% 17.77% 13.42%
Number of salaries quoted 102 74 41
Shropshire median annual salary £38,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.82% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £29,000 £23,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £71,500 £58,375 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Shropshire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Shropshire

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Shropshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Shropshire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Ludlow +6 7 - -
Shrewsbury - 5 £47,500 -
Visual Studio
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) VB.NET
2 11 (91.67%) C#
3 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
4 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 7 (58.33%) OO
4 7 (58.33%) ATM
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) CSS
4 7 (58.33%) Project Management
4 7 (58.33%) MVC
4 7 (58.33%) Risk Management
4 7 (58.33%) Finance
4 7 (58.33%) Web Development
4 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
4 7 (58.33%) Retail
4 7 (58.33%) Customer Requirements
4 7 (58.33%) Web Application Development
4 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
4 7 (58.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 7 (58.33%) jQuery
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) MCPD
5 4 (33.33%) WinForms
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (33.33%) VB
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 1 (8.33%) VBA

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 7 (58.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
1 7 (58.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) .NET Developer
1 11 (91.67%) C# .NET Developer
1 11 (91.67%) C# Developer
1 11 (91.67%) C# VB.NET Developer
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
1 11 (91.67%) VB.NET Developer
2 7 (58.33%) .NET Web Developer
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 7 (58.33%) C# Web Developer
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Developer
2 7 (58.33%) VB.NET Web Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate
3 1 (8.33%) IT Graduate
3 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
2 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
2 7 (58.33%) CSS
2 7 (58.33%) jQuery
2 7 (58.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (33.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Customer Requirements
1 7 (58.33%) MVC
1 7 (58.33%) OO
1 7 (58.33%) Project Management
1 7 (58.33%) Risk Management
1 7 (58.33%) Web Application Development
1 7 (58.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C#
1 11 (91.67%) VB.NET
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (33.33%) VB
4 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
1 4 (33.33%) MCPD
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft