Period
to 23 November 2017

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

Microsoft Visual Studio
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 34 30
Rank change year-on-year +15 -4 +31
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 52 27 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 10.46% 5.65% 8.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 50.00% 26.73% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 64 33 40
Worcestershire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +9.38%
10th Percentile £30,000 £24,200 £23,275
90th Percentile £48,750 £52,500 £40,125
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -

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 104 101 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 20.93% 21.13% 19.42%
Number of salaries quoted 93 100 88
Worcestershire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -8.45% -11.53%
10th Percentile £23,200 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £50,125 £46,075
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -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 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 +10 18 £30,000 +3.45% 1
Bromsgrove +8 15 £47,500 -5.00%
Malvern - 9 £40,000 -
Worcester -1 7 £31,250 -3.85%
Visual Studio
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 51 (98.08%) C#
2 46 (88.46%) .NET
2 46 (88.46%) MVC
3 43 (82.69%) JavaScript
4 40 (76.92%) ASP.NET
5 39 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 35 (67.31%) AngularJS
7 32 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (51.92%) jQuery
9 24 (46.15%) SQL
10 22 (42.31%) HTML
11 21 (40.38%) Web Development
12 20 (38.46%) HTML5
13 19 (36.54%) Microsoft Azure
13 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (34.62%) .NET Framework
14 18 (34.62%) Entity Framework
14 18 (34.62%) KnockoutJS
15 17 (32.69%) CSS
16 16 (30.77%) Git (software)
17 15 (28.85%) SaaS
17 15 (28.85%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (28.85%) Xamarin
17 15 (28.85%) Microservices
17 15 (28.85%) Continuous Delivery
17 15 (28.85%) Mobile Development
17 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
17 15 (28.85%) Logistics
17 15 (28.85%) Greenfield Project
17 15 (28.85%) .NET Core

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 (1.92%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 19 (36.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (28.85%) SaaS
3 9 (17.31%) PaaS
4 4 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.92%) IaaS
5 1 (1.92%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) HTTP
1 3 (5.77%) Internet
1 3 (5.77%) SMTP
1 3 (5.77%) SNMP
2 1 (1.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (15.38%) DocumentDB
1 8 (15.38%) MongoDB
1 8 (15.38%) NoSQL
1 8 (15.38%) Power BI
1 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 7 (13.46%) Karma Test Runner
2 7 (13.46%) Selenium
3 3 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.92%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (5.77%) Marketing
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 47 (90.38%) Developer
2 27 (51.92%) .NET Developer
3 18 (34.62%) ASP.NET Developer
4 16 (30.77%) Software Developer
5 15 (28.85%) C# Developer
6 11 (21.15%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (21.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (21.15%) Web Developer
7 8 (15.38%) .NET Web Developer
7 8 (15.38%) Full Stack Developer
7 8 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
7 8 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
7 8 (15.38%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (15.38%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 8 (15.38%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
7 8 (15.38%) Senior Developer
7 8 (15.38%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 7 (13.46%) HTML CSS Developer
8 7 (13.46%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (88.46%) .NET
2 40 (76.92%) ASP.NET
3 39 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 35 (67.31%) AngularJS
5 32 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 27 (51.92%) jQuery
7 22 (42.31%) HTML
8 20 (38.46%) HTML5
9 18 (34.62%) .NET Framework
9 18 (34.62%) Entity Framework
9 18 (34.62%) KnockoutJS
10 17 (32.69%) CSS
11 15 (28.85%) .NET Core
12 11 (21.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (15.38%) Apache Cordova
13 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET Core
13 8 (15.38%) CSS3
14 7 (13.46%) LESS
14 7 (13.46%) Sass
15 2 (3.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (26.92%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.92%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.92%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) Unix
2 1 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (88.46%) MVC
2 21 (40.38%) Web Development
3 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (28.85%) Continuous Delivery
4 15 (28.85%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (28.85%) Logistics
4 15 (28.85%) Microservices
4 15 (28.85%) Mobile Development
5 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (15.38%) CQRS
5 8 (15.38%) Domain-Driven Design
5 8 (15.38%) SOLID
6 7 (13.46%) Software Engineering
6 7 (13.46%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.77%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (5.77%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.92%) Digital Signal Processing
8 1 (1.92%) FPGA Design
8 1 (1.92%) Memory Management
8 1 (1.92%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 51 (98.08%) C#
2 43 (82.69%) JavaScript
3 24 (46.15%) SQL
4 7 (13.46%) TypeScript
5 4 (7.69%) C++
5 4 (7.69%) Python
6 3 (5.77%) Java
6 3 (5.77%) Perl
6 3 (5.77%) PHP
6 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.77%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.92%) Assembly Language
7 1 (1.92%) C
7 1 (1.92%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (5.77%) Degree
1 3 (5.77%) Numerate Degree
1 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Docker
1 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) SELinux
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
1 15 (28.85%) Xamarin
2 3 (5.77%) VMware
3 1 (1.92%) Google