Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 20 40
Rank change year-on-year -13 +20 -7
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 27 62 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 5.99% 11.55% 4.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 39.13% 53.45% 24.51%
Number of salaries quoted 26 93 31
Worcestershire median annual salary £41,250 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £30,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £49,750 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% -10.26%

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 69 116 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 15.30% 21.60% 18.68%
Number of salaries quoted 65 110 102
Worcestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £51,375 £52,375
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Worcestershire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Worcestershire

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Worcestershire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 20 September 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
Redditch +5 19 £45,000 +50.00% 3
Worcester -6 6 £40,000 +45.45% 4
Malvern +4 2 £43,250 +8.13% 2
Visual Studio
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 23 (85.19%) C#
2 22 (81.48%) .NET
3 21 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 21 (77.78%) MVC
3 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (77.78%) AngularJS
4 20 (74.07%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (74.07%) ASP.NET
5 18 (66.67%) OOP
5 18 (66.67%) OO
6 17 (62.96%) SQL
7 16 (59.26%) TDD
8 15 (55.56%) Problem-Solving
9 12 (44.44%) jQuery
9 12 (44.44%) BDD
9 12 (44.44%) KnockoutJS
9 12 (44.44%) GitHub
9 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 11 (40.74%) SDLC
10 11 (40.74%) Mentoring
10 11 (40.74%) Multimedia
11 10 (37.04%) HTML
12 7 (25.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (25.93%) HTML5
12 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
12 7 (25.93%) CSS
12 7 (25.93%) C
12 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
13 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
13 6 (22.22%) UML

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.70%) Simulink
1 1 (3.70%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 12 (44.44%) GitHub
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Modbus
1 1 (3.70%) Profibus
1 1 (3.70%) SNMP
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.70%) JIRA
3 1 (3.70%) LabVIEW
3 1 (3.70%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (3.70%) StarTeam
3 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (40.74%) Multimedia
2 3 (11.11%) Electronics
3 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Developer
2 17 (62.96%) .NET Developer
3 10 (37.04%) Lead .NET Developer
3 10 (37.04%) Lead Developer
4 7 (25.93%) C# Developer
5 6 (22.22%) Software Developer
6 5 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (18.52%) Junior
6 5 (18.52%) Junior Developer
7 4 (14.81%) Graduate
7 4 (14.81%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (11.11%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 3 (11.11%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
8 3 (11.11%) Graduate C# Developer
8 3 (11.11%) Junior .NET Developer
8 3 (11.11%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 3 (11.11%) Junior C# Developer
8 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
9 2 (7.41%) Embedded Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (81.48%) .NET
2 21 (77.78%) AngularJS
3 20 (74.07%) ASP.NET
3 20 (74.07%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 12 (44.44%) jQuery
4 12 (44.44%) KnockoutJS
5 10 (37.04%) HTML
6 7 (25.93%) CSS
6 7 (25.93%) HTML5
6 7 (25.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (22.22%) WPF
8 4 (14.81%) Ajax
8 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (14.81%) Web Services
9 2 (7.41%) .NET Core
9 2 (7.41%) WinForms
9 2 (7.41%) XML
10 1 (3.70%) ATL
10 1 (3.70%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (7.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (7.41%) Photography
3 1 (3.70%) Device Driver
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (77.78%) MVC
2 18 (66.67%) OO
2 18 (66.67%) OOP
3 16 (59.26%) TDD
4 15 (55.56%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (44.44%) BDD
6 11 (40.74%) Mentoring
6 11 (40.74%) SDLC
7 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 6 (22.22%) UML
8 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (14.81%) MVVM
8 4 (14.81%) SOA
9 3 (11.11%) Change Management
9 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
9 3 (11.11%) Data Acquisition
9 3 (11.11%) Data Management
9 3 (11.11%) Scrum
9 3 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) C#
2 21 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 17 (62.96%) SQL
4 7 (25.93%) C
5 4 (14.81%) C++
6 1 (3.70%) Java
6 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
6 1 (3.70%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Atlassian