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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 20 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 2.70% 0.90% 2.84%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.38% 10.00% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
13 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 17.57% 9.01% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 13
Average salary £36,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.11% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 18 (100.00%) MVC
2 12 (66.67%) SQL
3 10 (55.56%) HTML
3 10 (55.56%) CSS
3 10 (55.56%) XHTML
4 9 (50.00%) Web Services
5 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
5 7 (38.89%) .NET Framework
5 7 (38.89%) SDLC
6 6 (33.33%) HTML5
6 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
7 5 (27.78%) Entity Framework
7 5 (27.78%) Software Architecture
7 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
8 4 (22.22%) Razor View Engine
8 4 (22.22%) jQuery
8 4 (22.22%) WCF
8 4 (22.22%) LINQ
8 4 (22.22%) Java

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4 (22.22%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.56%) Big Data
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Dreamweaver
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 6 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 6 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 6 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Technical Architect
3 5 (27.78%) Architect
4 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Web Developer
4 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Developer
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 10 (55.56%) CSS
2 10 (55.56%) XHTML
2 10 (55.56%) HTML
3 9 (50.00%) Web Services
4 7 (38.89%) .NET Framework
5 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (33.33%) HTML5
6 5 (27.78%) Entity Framework
7 4 (22.22%) Razor View Engine
7 4 (22.22%) WCF
7 4 (22.22%) LINQ
7 4 (22.22%) jQuery
7 4 (22.22%) XML
8 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) MVC
2 7 (38.89%) SDLC
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
4 5 (27.78%) Software Architecture
5 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.11%) Web Development
6 2 (11.11%) Web Application Development
7 1 (5.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 4 (22.22%) Java
6 1 (5.56%) C
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Adobe