Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 22 34
Rank change year-on-year -29 +12 -3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 13 47 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 2.55% 9.42% 4.80%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.31% 44.34% 22.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10 52 26
Worcestershire median annual salary £33,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £22,500 £30,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £52,125 £48,750 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +19.72% -5.33%

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 61 106 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 11.98% 21.24% 21.29%
Number of salaries quoted 57 95 101
Worcestershire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £22,500 £27,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £48,750 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26% -5.00%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 8 £31,500 +5.00% 2
Worcester -14 4 £55,000 +57.14% 4
Malvern -13 1 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Visual Studio
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) C#
3 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
4 8 (61.54%) SQL
4 8 (61.54%) .NET
4 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
5 7 (53.85%) MVC
5 7 (53.85%) OOP
5 7 (53.85%) OO
5 7 (53.85%) TDD
5 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
6 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
7 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
7 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (38.46%) SDLC
7 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (38.46%) MVVM
8 4 (30.77%) HTML5
8 4 (30.77%) SaaS
8 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
8 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (30.77%) C
8 4 (30.77%) CSS
8 4 (30.77%) Web Services
8 4 (30.77%) HTML
8 4 (30.77%) SOA

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 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (30.77%) SaaS
3 3 (23.08%) GitHub
4 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (7.69%) Google Play
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (15.38%) Big Data
3 2 (15.38%) MySQL
4 1 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) JIRA
2 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) Moq
3 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (23.08%) Multimedia
2 2 (15.38%) Military
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Software Developer
3 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Junior
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Junior Software Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Embedded Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
1 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
2 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (30.77%) Ajax
4 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) HTML5
4 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 4 (30.77%) WPF
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (23.08%) jQuery
5 3 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (15.38%) PostGIS
6 2 (15.38%) Qt
7 1 (7.69%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Solaris
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) MVC
2 7 (53.85%) OO
2 7 (53.85%) OOP
2 7 (53.85%) TDD
3 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (38.46%) MVVM
4 5 (38.46%) SDLC
5 4 (30.77%) SOA
6 3 (23.08%) BDD
6 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
6 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
7 2 (15.38%) Analytics
7 2 (15.38%) Remediation Plan
7 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
8 1 (7.69%) Digital Signal Processing
8 1 (7.69%) High Availability
8 1 (7.69%) Mobile Development
8 1 (7.69%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) C
5 3 (23.08%) C++
6 2 (15.38%) Java
7 1 (7.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Atlassian
3 1 (7.69%) Apple
3 1 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Xamarin