The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcester 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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Worcestershire / Worcester
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 29 21
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 0 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester - 3.11% 7.59%
As % of the Development Applications category - 27.78% 55.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 11
Median salary - £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Visual Studio is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcester with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Worcester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 14 18 20
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcester 14.00% 11.18% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 20
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +66.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcester citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Worcester

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Worcester

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Worcester region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) CAD
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (25.00%) Assembla
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (25.00%) RS-232
4 1 (25.00%) RS-485
4 1 (25.00%) Case Management
4 1 (25.00%) Post-Production
4 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcester 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 1 (25.00%) 3G
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (25.00%) RS-232
1 1 (25.00%) RS-485
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CAD
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Case Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Post-Production
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Assembla
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle