The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birkenhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 5 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead 7.69% 25.00% -
As % of the Development Applications category 9.09% 50.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £32,500 £34,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.10% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Visual Studio
Merseyside

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

Development Applications Category
Birkenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
11 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead 84.62% 50.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 0
Average salary £35,000 £34,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Birkenhead

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Birkenhead

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Birkenhead

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Birkenhead

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birkenhead

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birkenhead 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) B2B
3 1 (33.33%) Intranet
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) PhoneGap
3 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Xamarin
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Birkenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birkenhead 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Firebug
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
3 1 (33.33%) PhoneGap
3 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Xamarin