The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 26 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 10 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 4.42% 0.94% -
As % of the Development Applications category 27.78% 10.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Median salary £41,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

Development Applications Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
36 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 15.93% 9.43% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 32 5 6
Median salary £33,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £38,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Belfast

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Belfast

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 8 (80.00%) VB.NET
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
1 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (70.00%) XML
2 7 (70.00%) VB
2 7 (70.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (70.00%) .NET Framework
2 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Adobe
4 1 (10.00%) Intranet
4 1 (10.00%) EAM
4 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) Process Management
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) CMS
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) SSDT
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (70.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 7 (70.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
1 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (70.00%) .NET Framework
2 7 (70.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Smart Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (10.00%) Data Management
2 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (10.00%) EAM
2 1 (10.00%) ETL
2 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) Process Management
2 1 (10.00%) SDLC
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) VB.NET
2 7 (70.00%) VB
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle