The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 28 17 40
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +23
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 4.20% 1.39% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.38% 5.56% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Median salary £50,000 - £27,500
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 Bolton region.

Development Applications Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
39 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 27.27% 25.00% 17.06%
Number of salaries quoted 37 17 21
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton 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 Bolton

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Bolton

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 20 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) OOP
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
1 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
1 5 (83.33%) SMS
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
1 5 (83.33%) Web Development
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
1 5 (83.33%) Kanban
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (83.33%) HTML5
1 5 (83.33%) Social Media
1 5 (83.33%) iPad
1 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
1 5 (83.33%) RabbitMQ
1 5 (83.33%) CSS3
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (83.33%) Redis
1 5 (83.33%) Facebook
1 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
1 5 (83.33%) SignalR
1 5 (83.33%) Mercurial
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 (16.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
1 5 (83.33%) Redis
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Web Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Angular Developer
1 5 (83.33%) C# .NET Developer
1 5 (83.33%) C# Developer
1 5 (83.33%) C# Web Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Senior .NET Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Senior .NET Web Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Senior C# Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Web Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) CSS3
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) HTML5
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
1 5 (83.33%) RabbitMQ
1 5 (83.33%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) iPad
1 5 (83.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
1 5 (83.33%) Kanban
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
1 5 (83.33%) OOP
1 5 (83.33%) SOLID
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
1 5 (83.33%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Facebook