Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 47 30
Rank change year-on-year +24 -17 +20
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 44 18 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 9.03% 3.62% 7.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 40.00% 15.65% 35.79%
Number of salaries quoted 42 18 34
Worcestershire median annual salary £35,000 £30,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.82% -5.38% +30.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £23,750 £20,425
90th Percentile £47,500 £45,250 £45,700
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -

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 110 115 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 22.59% 23.14% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 96 114 89
Worcestershire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £48,750 £49,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +11 17 £30,000 +3.45% 1
Worcester +3 12 £35,000 +11.11% 2
Malvern +5 10 £40,000 -15.79%
Bromsgrove - 2 £42,500 -
Visual Studio
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 42 (95.45%) C#
2 37 (84.09%) .NET
3 34 (77.27%) JavaScript
4 33 (75.00%) MVC
5 30 (68.18%) jQuery
5 30 (68.18%) ASP.NET Web API
6 27 (61.36%) ASP.NET
7 21 (47.73%) AngularJS
8 20 (45.45%) SQL
9 19 (43.18%) Web Development
9 19 (43.18%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (38.64%) .NET Framework
10 17 (38.64%) Entity Framework
10 17 (38.64%) KnockoutJS
11 15 (34.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 14 (31.82%) Mobile App
13 10 (22.73%) Git (software)
14 9 (20.45%) HTML
14 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
15 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering
16 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
16 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
16 6 (13.64%) HTML5
17 5 (11.36%) Content Management
17 5 (11.36%) CMS
17 5 (11.36%) CSS
17 5 (11.36%) C++
18 4 (9.09%) Python
18 4 (9.09%) Unix
18 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.36%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.55%) PaaS
3 2 (4.55%) SaaS
4 1 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.27%) IaaS
4 1 (2.27%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) HTTP
1 3 (6.82%) Internet
1 3 (6.82%) SMTP
1 3 (6.82%) SNMP
2 1 (2.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.27%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.27%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.27%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (2.27%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.27%) Selenium
3 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (6.82%) Marketing
2 2 (4.55%) Electronics
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 38 (86.36%) Developer
2 16 (36.36%) .NET Developer
2 16 (36.36%) Software Developer
2 16 (36.36%) Web Developer
3 11 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 8 (18.18%) C# Developer
5 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Software Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
7 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (6.82%) SQL Developer
7 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Embedded Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) HTML CSS Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (84.09%) .NET
2 30 (68.18%) ASP.NET Web API
2 30 (68.18%) jQuery
3 27 (61.36%) ASP.NET
4 21 (47.73%) AngularJS
5 19 (43.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (38.64%) .NET Framework
6 17 (38.64%) Entity Framework
6 17 (38.64%) KnockoutJS
7 15 (34.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (20.45%) HTML
9 6 (13.64%) HTML5
10 5 (11.36%) CSS
11 2 (4.55%) .NET Core
11 2 (4.55%) WinForms
11 2 (4.55%) WPF
12 1 (2.27%) Apache Cordova
12 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Core
12 1 (2.27%) LESS
12 1 (2.27%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.27%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.27%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Unix
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (75.00%) MVC
2 19 (43.18%) Web Development
3 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.36%) Content Management
6 3 (6.82%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (6.82%) Mathematics
7 2 (4.55%) Change Management
7 2 (4.55%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.55%) Logistics
7 2 (4.55%) Microservices
7 2 (4.55%) Mobile Development
7 2 (4.55%) UML
8 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.27%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (2.27%) Memory Management
8 1 (2.27%) Migration
8 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 42 (95.45%) C#
2 34 (77.27%) JavaScript
3 20 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (11.36%) C++
5 4 (9.09%) Python
6 3 (6.82%) Java
6 3 (6.82%) Perl
6 3 (6.82%) PHP
6 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.82%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.55%) C
7 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.27%) Assembly Language
8 1 (2.27%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (6.82%) Numerate Degree
2 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Docker
1 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) SELinux
Vendors
1 3 (6.82%) VMware
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.27%) Google