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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
West Midlands / Worcestershire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 36 28
Rank change year-on-year +14 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 31 14 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 11.44% 4.43% 8.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 50.00% 24.14% 43.64%
Number of salaries quoted 30 14 24
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
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 Worcestershire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 62 58 55
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 22.88% 18.35% 18.71%
Number of salaries quoted 60 58 54
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,596 £52,500
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 Worcestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcestershire 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 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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bromsgrove +11 26 £37,500 -25.00%
Redditch -3 4 £31,500 +14.54%
Malvern - 1 £47,500 -
Visual Studio
West Midlands

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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 44 (93.62%) .NET
2 43 (91.49%) ASP.NET
2 43 (91.49%) C#
2 43 (91.49%) JavaScript
3 41 (87.23%) HTML
3 41 (87.23%) Microsoft
4 40 (85.11%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (85.11%) HTML5
5 39 (82.98%) Microsoft Azure
5 39 (82.98%) Xamarin
5 39 (82.98%) CSS
6 38 (80.85%) Mobile Development
6 38 (80.85%) SaaS
6 38 (80.85%) Greenfield Project
7 35 (74.47%) .NET Core
7 35 (74.47%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (74.47%) Continuous Delivery
7 35 (74.47%) Logistics
8 31 (65.96%) MVC
8 31 (65.96%) ASP.NET Web API
8 31 (65.96%) ASP.NET MVC
9 30 (63.83%) AngularJS
10 28 (59.57%) Microservices
11 25 (53.19%) SQL
12 21 (44.68%) Sass
12 21 (44.68%) LESS
12 21 (44.68%) Git (software)
13 19 (40.43%) Selenium
13 19 (40.43%) Unit Testing
13 19 (40.43%) Karma Test Runner

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:

Cloud Services
1 39 (82.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (80.85%) SaaS
3 14 (29.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) 3G
1 1 (2.13%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.13%) Network Security
1 1 (2.13%) RS-232
1 1 (2.13%) RS-485
1 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (2.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.79%) DocumentDB
1 14 (29.79%) MongoDB
1 14 (29.79%) NoSQL
2 8 (17.02%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (17.02%) Power BI
3 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (44.68%) Git (software)
2 19 (40.43%) Karma Test Runner
2 19 (40.43%) Selenium
3 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.13%) LabVIEW
3 1 (2.13%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (2.13%) Automotive
1 1 (2.13%) Electronics
1 1 (2.13%) Games
1 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (95.74%) Developer
2 40 (85.11%) .NET Developer
3 38 (80.85%) ASP.NET Developer
4 21 (44.68%) C# .NET Developer
4 21 (44.68%) C# Developer
5 20 (42.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 19 (40.43%) JavaScript Developer
7 18 (38.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 18 (38.30%) Senior .NET Developer
7 18 (38.30%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (38.30%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 18 (38.30%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (38.30%) Senior C# Developer
7 18 (38.30%) Senior Developer
8 17 (36.17%) HTML CSS Developer
8 17 (36.17%) HTML Developer
9 11 (23.40%) Azure Developer
10 9 (19.15%) Full Stack Developer
11 8 (17.02%) Senior Full Stack Developer
12 2 (4.26%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (93.62%) .NET
2 43 (91.49%) ASP.NET
3 41 (87.23%) HTML
4 40 (85.11%) HTML5
5 39 (82.98%) CSS
6 35 (74.47%) .NET Core
7 31 (65.96%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (65.96%) ASP.NET Web API
8 30 (63.83%) AngularJS
9 21 (44.68%) LESS
9 21 (44.68%) Sass
10 18 (38.30%) Apache Cordova
10 18 (38.30%) ASP.NET Core
10 18 (38.30%) CSS3
11 3 (6.38%) jQuery
12 2 (4.26%) .NET Framework
12 2 (4.26%) Angular 2
12 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (4.26%) Entity Framework
12 2 (4.26%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 38 (80.85%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (6.38%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.26%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Unix
2 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (85.11%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (80.85%) Mobile Development
3 35 (74.47%) Continuous Delivery
3 35 (74.47%) Continuous Integration
3 35 (74.47%) Logistics
4 31 (65.96%) MVC
5 28 (59.57%) Microservices
6 19 (40.43%) Unit Testing
7 18 (38.30%) CQRS
7 18 (38.30%) Domain-Driven Design
7 18 (38.30%) SOLID
8 10 (21.28%) Web Development
9 8 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
10 3 (6.38%) Front End Development
10 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
11 2 (4.26%) CAD
11 2 (4.26%) Mathematics
12 1 (2.13%) OOP
12 1 (2.13%) UML
Programming Languages
1 43 (91.49%) C#
1 43 (91.49%) JavaScript
2 25 (53.19%) SQL
3 19 (40.43%) TypeScript
4 4 (8.51%) C++
5 2 (4.26%) Assembly Language
5 2 (4.26%) C
5 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.13%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.13%) Python
6 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) SELinux
Vendors
1 41 (87.23%) Microsoft
2 39 (82.98%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.13%) Assembla
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle