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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 45 30 25
Rank change year-on-year -15 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 16 24 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 4.47% 7.00% 8.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.33% 31.58% 60.61%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 17
Median salary £37,500 £23,500 £37,625
Median salary % change year-on-year +59.57% -37.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £18,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £32,500 £50,250
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 98 76 33
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 27.37% 22.16% 14.54%
Number of salaries quoted 97 76 30
Median salary £37,500 £38,750 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% +68.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,800 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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 March 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 March 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 -4 9 £50,000 +143.90% 1
Worcester -8 4 £33,750 +3.84%
Redditch -13 3 £35,000 +27.27% 3
Visual Studio
West Midlands

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 25 (89.29%) JavaScript
2 24 (85.71%) .NET
3 23 (82.14%) ASP.NET
4 21 (75.00%) HTML
4 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
5 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (67.86%) SQL
6 19 (67.86%) CSS
7 18 (64.29%) C#
8 16 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
9 15 (53.57%) SaaS
9 15 (53.57%) HTML5
10 12 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (39.29%) Xamarin
12 10 (35.71%) MVC
12 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (35.71%) AngularJS
12 10 (35.71%) Mobile Development
13 9 (32.14%) Logistics
13 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
13 9 (32.14%) Windows
14 8 (28.57%) C
14 8 (28.57%) Web Services
14 8 (28.57%) TDD
15 7 (25.00%) OOP
15 7 (25.00%) OO
15 7 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
15 7 (25.00%) .NET Core
16 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Core

Visual Studio
Top Related 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 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (53.57%) SaaS
3 2 (7.14%) PaaS
4 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) 3G
1 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
1 1 (3.57%) RS-232
1 1 (3.57%) RS-485
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (7.14%) DocumentDB
4 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
4 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (10.71%) Selenium
3 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.57%) LabVIEW
3 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
1 1 (3.57%) Automotive
1 1 (3.57%) Games
1 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (92.86%) Developer
2 20 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (25.00%) C# Developer
5 6 (21.43%) Azure Developer
5 6 (21.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (21.43%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (21.43%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (21.43%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 6 (21.43%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (21.43%) Senior C# Developer
5 6 (21.43%) Senior Developer
6 5 (17.86%) Graduate
6 5 (17.86%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 5 (17.86%) Graduate Developer
6 5 (17.86%) Junior
6 5 (17.86%) Junior .NET Developer
6 5 (17.86%) Junior Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (85.71%) .NET
2 23 (82.14%) ASP.NET
3 21 (75.00%) HTML
4 19 (67.86%) CSS
5 15 (53.57%) HTML5
6 10 (35.71%) AngularJS
6 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (28.57%) Web Services
8 7 (25.00%) .NET Core
9 6 (21.43%) Apache Cordova
9 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Core
9 6 (21.43%) CSS3
10 5 (17.86%) Ajax
10 5 (17.86%) LESS
10 5 (17.86%) Sass
10 5 (17.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (17.86%) WPF
11 3 (10.71%) jQuery
11 3 (10.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 2 (7.14%) Data Structures
2 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.57%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (35.71%) Mobile Development
3 10 (35.71%) MVC
4 9 (32.14%) Logistics
5 8 (28.57%) TDD
6 7 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (25.00%) OO
6 7 (25.00%) OOP
7 6 (21.43%) CQRS
7 6 (21.43%) Domain-Driven Design
7 6 (21.43%) SOLID
8 5 (17.86%) SOA
8 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
9 4 (14.29%) Microservices
10 3 (10.71%) BDD
10 3 (10.71%) Case Management
10 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
10 3 (10.71%) Migration
10 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (89.29%) JavaScript
2 19 (67.86%) SQL
3 18 (64.29%) C#
4 8 (28.57%) C
5 5 (17.86%) C++
6 4 (14.29%) PHP
6 4 (14.29%) TypeScript
7 3 (10.71%) Java
7 3 (10.71%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.57%) Assembly Language
8 1 (3.57%) Lua
8 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (39.29%) Xamarin
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle
4 2 (7.14%) Google
5 1 (3.57%) Assembla
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