Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 37 38
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 24 47 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 5.23% 7.47% 5.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 29.27% 29.38% 28.36%
Number of salaries quoted 21 81 42
Worcestershire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +36.36% -25.68%
10th Percentile £21,500 £36,250 £19,025
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%

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 82 160 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 17.86% 25.44% 20.33%
Number of salaries quoted 71 157 134
Worcestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,300 £21,550
90th Percentile £51,250 £52,500 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +17 13 £45,000 +35.34% 3
Worcester +8 6 £39,500 +17.04% 7
Malvern +8 5 £37,000 -22.11% 2
Visual Studio
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 21 (87.50%) C#
2 18 (75.00%) .NET
3 17 (70.83%) MVC
3 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
4 16 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (62.50%) AngularJS
6 14 (58.33%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (50.00%) OOP
7 12 (50.00%) OO
8 10 (41.67%) SQL
8 10 (41.67%) TDD
8 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 10 (41.67%) KnockoutJS
8 10 (41.67%) GitHub
8 10 (41.67%) jQuery
8 10 (41.67%) BDD
9 9 (37.50%) Mentoring
9 9 (37.50%) SDLC
9 9 (37.50%) Multimedia
10 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
10 8 (33.33%) HTML
10 8 (33.33%) UML
11 6 (25.00%) C++
11 6 (25.00%) C
12 5 (20.83%) Web Development
12 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
12 5 (20.83%) CSS
12 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management

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 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.17%) Simulink
1 1 (4.17%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 10 (41.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (4.17%) Modbus
2 1 (4.17%) Profibus
2 1 (4.17%) SNMP
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
3 1 (4.17%) LabVIEW
3 1 (4.17%) StarTeam
3 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (37.50%) Multimedia
2 5 (20.83%) Electronics
3 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 16 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 10 (41.67%) Lead .NET Developer
3 10 (41.67%) Lead Developer
4 8 (33.33%) C# Developer
5 6 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (20.83%) Software Engineer
7 4 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
7 4 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (12.50%) Graduate
8 3 (12.50%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 3 (12.50%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
8 3 (12.50%) Graduate C# Developer
8 3 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (12.50%) Junior
8 3 (12.50%) Junior .NET Developer
8 3 (12.50%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 3 (12.50%) Junior C# Developer
8 3 (12.50%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) .NET
2 16 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 16 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (62.50%) AngularJS
4 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 10 (41.67%) jQuery
4 10 (41.67%) KnockoutJS
5 8 (33.33%) HTML
6 5 (20.83%) CSS
7 3 (12.50%) HTML5
7 3 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (8.33%) .NET Core
8 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (8.33%) MFC
8 2 (8.33%) WinForms
8 2 (8.33%) WPF
8 2 (8.33%) XML
9 1 (4.17%) ATL
9 1 (4.17%) React
9 1 (4.17%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (8.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (8.33%) Photography
3 2 (8.33%) VHDL
4 1 (4.17%) Device Driver
4 1 (4.17%) User Experience
4 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Unix
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) MVC
2 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (58.33%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (50.00%) OO
4 12 (50.00%) OOP
5 10 (41.67%) BDD
5 10 (41.67%) TDD
6 9 (37.50%) Mentoring
6 9 (37.50%) SDLC
7 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 8 (33.33%) UML
8 5 (20.83%) Change Management
8 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
8 5 (20.83%) Web Development
9 3 (12.50%) Cryptography
9 3 (12.50%) Data Management
9 3 (12.50%) Digital Signal Processing
9 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
9 3 (12.50%) Scrum
9 3 (12.50%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) C#
2 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
3 10 (41.67%) SQL
4 6 (25.00%) C
4 6 (25.00%) C++
5 3 (12.50%) MATLAB
6 2 (8.33%) Assembly Language
6 2 (8.33%) Python
7 1 (4.17%) Java
7 1 (4.17%) TypeScript
7 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SELinux
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Atlassian