The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 10 7 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 7 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 10.94% 37.50% 1.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 70.00% 93.75% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 1
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Visual Studio
Manchester

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

Development Applications Category
Cheadle
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
10 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 15.63% 40.00% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 1
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 2015, 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 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 16 (88.89%) SQL
3 14 (77.78%) OO
4 11 (61.11%) Back Office
5 10 (55.56%) Finance
5 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
6 8 (44.44%) OOP
7 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
7 7 (38.89%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (33.33%) OOD
8 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 5 (27.78%) Windows
10 4 (22.22%) CRM
10 4 (22.22%) IIS
10 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
11 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
11 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
11 3 (16.67%) MVC
12 1 (5.56%) Scrum
12 1 (5.56%) VMware
12 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
12 1 (5.56%) NUnit
12 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
12 1 (5.56%) Dreamweaver
12 1 (5.56%) HTML
12 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
12 1 (5.56%) MySQL
12 1 (5.56%) SQL Server

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Cheadle by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
1 7 (38.89%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (22.22%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) NUnit
1 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.56%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (5.56%) JUnit
1 1 (5.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 11 (61.11%) Back Office
2 10 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) SharePoint Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (33.33%) Architect
4 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) UX Developer
5 1 (5.56%) UI Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.56%) HTML
5 1 (5.56%) CSS
5 1 (5.56%) Web Services
5 1 (5.56%) XML
5 1 (5.56%) HTML5
5 1 (5.56%) CSS3
5 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
5 1 (5.56%) jQuery
5 1 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) User Experience
1 1 (5.56%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) OO
2 8 (44.44%) OOP
3 6 (33.33%) OOD
4 4 (22.22%) CRM
5 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 3 (16.67%) MVC
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) VMware