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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 3 13 8
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 25 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 40.32% 10.00% 10.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 83.33% 19.23% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 3
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Development Applications Category
Cheadle
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
30 26 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 48.39% 52.00% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 3
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
Salary Histogram in Cheadle

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Cheadle region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Cheadle

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheadle

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 35 (87.50%) Windows
2 28 (70.00%) SQL
3 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
4 17 (42.50%) .NET
4 17 (42.50%) C#
5 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 16 (40.00%) MVC
5 16 (40.00%) jQuery
6 15 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (32.50%) Web Services
8 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
9 12 (30.00%) ATL
9 12 (30.00%) C++
9 12 (30.00%) .NET Framework
10 11 (27.50%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (27.50%) HTML5
10 11 (27.50%) Scrum
10 11 (27.50%) Finance
10 11 (27.50%) HTML
10 11 (27.50%) CSS
11 10 (25.00%) RFID
11 10 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 10 (25.00%) CSS3
11 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (25.00%) NHibernate
11 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Cheadle by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (5.00%) IIS
1 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (27.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (12.50%) Couchbase
4 5 (12.50%) RavenDB
4 5 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 3 (7.50%) MySQL
6 2 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.50%) NUnit
2 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.00%) Selenium
3 2 (5.00%) JUnit
3 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.00%) Subversion
4 1 (2.50%) Gerrit
4 1 (2.50%) FxCop
4 1 (2.50%) StyleCop
4 1 (2.50%) Moq
General
1 11 (27.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Electronics
2 3 (7.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 28 (70.00%) Developer
2 13 (32.50%) Software Developer
3 12 (30.00%) C++ Developer
4 8 (20.00%) Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Tester
5 5 (12.50%) Lead Developer
5 5 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Software Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Software Tester
6 4 (10.00%) Test Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Lead .NET Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Programmer
9 1 (2.50%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Senior Test Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) MySQL Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Web Programmer
9 1 (2.50%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (42.50%) .NET
2 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 16 (40.00%) jQuery
3 15 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (32.50%) Web Services
5 12 (30.00%) ATL
5 12 (30.00%) .NET Framework
6 11 (27.50%) HTML5
6 11 (27.50%) HTML
6 11 (27.50%) CSS
7 10 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 10 (25.00%) CSS3
7 10 (25.00%) NHibernate
8 6 (15.00%) XML
9 5 (12.50%) XSL
9 5 (12.50%) SOAP
9 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 5 (12.50%) Kendo UI
9 5 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (87.50%) Windows
2 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (7.50%) Linux
4 2 (5.00%) UNIX
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) MVC
2 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (27.50%) Scrum
4 10 (25.00%) Stress Testing
5 9 (22.50%) Software Testing
6 7 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (12.50%) OOP
7 5 (12.50%) OO
7 5 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 5 (12.50%) Multithreading
8 3 (7.50%) Validation
8 3 (7.50%) Information Management
8 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.50%) Communications Security
8 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.00%) Waterfall
9 2 (5.00%) Refactoring
9 2 (5.00%) RUP
9 2 (5.00%) CRM
9 2 (5.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 28 (70.00%) SQL
2 17 (42.50%) C#
3 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (30.00%) C++
5 5 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 5 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.00%) Python
7 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.50%) PHP
7 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) ISEB
2 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (12.50%) Degree
4 2 (5.00%) MCSA
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 2 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) VMware
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.50%) Symantec
4 1 (2.50%) Wonderware