Period
to 19 April 2019

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 19 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 47 44 50
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6 -16
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 37 16 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 5.33% 3.35% 4.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.61% 17.78% 18.99%
Number of salaries quoted 26 12 49
Worcestershire median annual salary £25,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.18% +13.33% +36.36%
10th Percentile £22,500 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £46,250 £48,625 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.88% +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 134 90 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 19.31% 18.87% 25.87%
Number of salaries quoted 83 76 176
Worcestershire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,500 £27,188 £22,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £51,250 £51,625
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 19 April 2019.

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 19 April 2019. 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 +3 23 £25,000 -16.67%
Malvern -20 10 £42,500 +21.43% 3
Worcester -8 4 - - 1
Visual Studio
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, 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 30 (81.08%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (78.38%) C
3 28 (75.68%) C#
4 27 (72.97%) JavaScript
5 26 (70.27%) Amazon AWS
6 25 (67.57%) Microsoft Azure
7 24 (64.86%) Microsoft
7 24 (64.86%) .NET
7 24 (64.86%) SQL Server
7 24 (64.86%) ASP.NET
7 24 (64.86%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (64.86%) ASP.NET Web API
8 23 (62.16%) MVVM
9 22 (59.46%) AngularJS
9 22 (59.46%) HTML5
9 22 (59.46%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (59.46%) SaaS
9 22 (59.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 22 (59.46%) Relational Database
9 22 (59.46%) SQL Server 2014
9 22 (59.46%) WPF
9 22 (59.46%) TDD
9 22 (59.46%) Ajax
9 22 (59.46%) CSS
9 22 (59.46%) Web Services
9 22 (59.46%) OOP
9 22 (59.46%) OO
9 22 (59.46%) SQL
9 22 (59.46%) HTML
9 22 (59.46%) 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 2 (5.41%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 26 (70.27%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (67.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (59.46%) SaaS
4 2 (5.41%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.70%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) HTTP
1 2 (5.41%) SMTP
1 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (64.86%) SQL Server
2 22 (59.46%) Relational Database
2 22 (59.46%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (8.11%) Big Data
3 3 (8.11%) MySQL
4 2 (5.41%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) JIRA
2 3 (8.11%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.70%) Moq
4 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (13.51%) Aerospace
2 3 (8.11%) Military
3 2 (5.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Developer
2 22 (59.46%) Software Developer
3 14 (37.84%) Graduate
3 14 (37.84%) Graduate Developer
3 14 (37.84%) Graduate Software Developer
4 12 (32.43%) Junior
5 10 (27.03%) .NET Developer
5 10 (27.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (27.03%) C# Developer
5 10 (27.03%) Software Engineer
6 9 (24.32%) Junior Developer
6 9 (24.32%) Junior Software Developer
7 8 (21.62%) .NET Software Developer
7 8 (21.62%) C# Software Developer
8 6 (16.22%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) Embedded Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) Junior Software Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) Test Engineer
10 1 (2.70%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (64.86%) .NET
1 24 (64.86%) ASP.NET
1 24 (64.86%) ASP.NET Web API
2 22 (59.46%) Ajax
2 22 (59.46%) AngularJS
2 22 (59.46%) ASP.NET MVC
2 22 (59.46%) CSS
2 22 (59.46%) HTML
2 22 (59.46%) HTML5
2 22 (59.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 22 (59.46%) Web Services
2 22 (59.46%) WPF
3 3 (8.11%) PostGIS
3 3 (8.11%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Android
2 5 (13.51%) Linux
2 5 (13.51%) Solaris
2 5 (13.51%) Windows
3 2 (5.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (81.08%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (64.86%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (62.16%) MVVM
4 22 (59.46%) MVC
4 22 (59.46%) OO
4 22 (59.46%) OOP
4 22 (59.46%) SOA
4 22 (59.46%) TDD
5 12 (32.43%) Computer Science
6 10 (27.03%) Software Engineering
7 7 (18.92%) Mathematics
7 7 (18.92%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
9 5 (13.51%) Android Development
9 5 (13.51%) Test Automation
10 3 (8.11%) Analytics
11 2 (5.41%) Cybersecurity
11 2 (5.41%) Digital Signal Processing
11 2 (5.41%) Signal Processing
11 2 (5.41%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 29 (78.38%) C
2 28 (75.68%) C#
3 27 (72.97%) JavaScript
4 22 (59.46%) SQL
5 5 (13.51%) C++
6 3 (8.11%) Java
7 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.41%) Python
8 1 (2.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
1 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
1 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.70%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Docker
1 2 (5.41%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (64.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) Xamarin
3 3 (8.11%) Atlassian
4 2 (5.41%) VMware
5 1 (2.70%) Apple
5 1 (2.70%) Google