The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Altrincham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 24 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 0.88% 2.82% 2.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.00% 30.77% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +21.95%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Visual Studio
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Altrincham region.

Development Applications Category
Altrincham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
10 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 8.85% 9.15% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 3
Average salary £42,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,250 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,550 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Altrincham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Altrincham region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Altrincham

Visual Studio
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Altrincham region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Altrincham region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Analyst Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft