The first table below looks at the demand for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheadle region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Cheadle region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 5 17 15
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 13 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 26.00% 6.67% 13.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 76.47% 20.83% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 8
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Development Applications Category
Cheadle
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 34.00% 32.00% 26.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 8
Average salary £32,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.21% +3.12%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.28%
Visual Studio
Manchester

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheadle

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Cheadle

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Cheadle

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Cheadle

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheadle

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheadle 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 33 (86.84%) Windows
2 21 (55.26%) Web Services
3 20 (52.63%) C#
3 20 (52.63%) SQL
4 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
5 17 (44.74%) SQL Server
6 16 (42.11%) .NET
7 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
7 15 (39.47%) jQuery
8 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET
8 13 (34.21%) MVC
8 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (34.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (31.58%) HTML
9 12 (31.58%) CSS
9 12 (31.58%) HTML5
9 12 (31.58%) CSS3
10 11 (28.95%) .NET Framework
10 11 (28.95%) Communications Security
11 10 (26.32%) RFID
11 10 (26.32%) NHibernate
11 10 (26.32%) Stress Testing
11 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (26.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 10 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (23.68%) Validation
12 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Cheadle by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheadle 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 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (44.74%) SQL Server
2 13 (34.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (13.16%) Couchbase
4 5 (13.16%) NoSQL
4 5 (13.16%) RavenDB
5 4 (10.53%) MySQL
6 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (18.42%) NUnit
2 7 (18.42%) Jenkins
3 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
4 4 (10.53%) Selenium
4 4 (10.53%) JUnit
4 4 (10.53%) Eclipse
5 3 (7.89%) FxCop
5 3 (7.89%) StyleCop
5 3 (7.89%) Moq
5 3 (7.89%) Gerrit
6 2 (5.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (5.26%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Military
2 5 (13.16%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 27 (71.05%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) Software Developer
3 8 (21.05%) C++ Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Software Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Tester
4 6 (15.79%) Software Tester
4 6 (15.79%) Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Web Developer
6 4 (10.53%) C# Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Lead Developer
8 2 (5.26%) UI Programmer
8 2 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) .NET Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Programmer
8 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (55.26%) Web Services
2 16 (42.11%) .NET
3 15 (39.47%) jQuery
4 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET
4 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (31.58%) HTML5
5 12 (31.58%) HTML
5 12 (31.58%) CSS
5 12 (31.58%) CSS3
6 11 (28.95%) .NET Framework
7 10 (26.32%) NHibernate
7 10 (26.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 8 (21.05%) ATL
9 7 (18.42%) Ninject
9 7 (18.42%) WCF
9 7 (18.42%) LINQ
10 5 (13.16%) REST
10 5 (13.16%) SOAP
10 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Social Media
2 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.26%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 33 (86.84%) Windows
2 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (18.42%) Linux
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) MVC
1 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.95%) Communications Security
3 10 (26.32%) Stress Testing
4 9 (23.68%) Validation
4 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
5 7 (18.42%) Configuration Management
5 7 (18.42%) Dependency Injection
5 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (18.42%) Change Control
6 6 (15.79%) Software Testing
6 6 (15.79%) Scrum
7 5 (13.16%) Multithreading
7 5 (13.16%) Information Management
8 3 (7.89%) Automated Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
8 3 (7.89%) SOA
8 3 (7.89%) Requirements Management
8 3 (7.89%) Web Development
8 3 (7.89%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) SQL
1 20 (52.63%) C#
2 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
3 8 (21.05%) C++
4 7 (18.42%) Ruby
5 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
5 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.89%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.26%) Python
6 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.79%) ISEB
3 3 (7.89%) Degree
4 2 (5.26%) MCSA
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.26%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.89%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Puppet
1 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) VMware
2 7 (18.42%) Wonderware
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle
4 2 (5.26%) Red Hat