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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 3 25 6
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -19
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 22 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 43.14% 1.92% 23.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 66.67% 10.00% 57.89%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 11
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
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
33 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 64.71% 19.23% 40.43%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 14
Average salary £45,000 £34,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.49% -13.12%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 23 September 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Cheadle

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheadle

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 18 (64.29%) SQL
3 12 (42.86%) Finance
3 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (42.86%) .NET
4 11 (39.29%) Web Services
5 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET
6 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
6 9 (32.14%) Communications Security
7 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 7 (25.00%) NUnit
7 7 (25.00%) Validation
7 7 (25.00%) VMware
7 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (25.00%) Linux
7 7 (25.00%) OO
8 6 (21.43%) OOD
8 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
8 6 (21.43%) C#
8 6 (21.43%) Ruby
8 6 (21.43%) Wonderware
8 6 (21.43%) WCF
8 6 (21.43%) LINQ
8 6 (21.43%) Dependency Injection
8 6 (21.43%) Ninject
8 6 (21.43%) Change Control
9 5 (17.86%) Backbone.js
9 5 (17.86%) CSS3

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Cheadle by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 3 (10.71%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Photoshop
2 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) MySQL
3 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) NUnit
1 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (17.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 5 (17.86%) Selenium
2 5 (17.86%) JUnit
2 5 (17.86%) Eclipse
2 5 (17.86%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (7.14%) FxCop
4 2 (7.14%) StyleCop
4 2 (7.14%) Moq
4 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 2 (7.14%) Gerrit
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Back Office
3 2 (7.14%) Electronics
3 2 (7.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Software Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Architect
2 6 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (17.86%) UI Developer
3 5 (17.86%) UI Programmer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 4 (14.29%) C++ Developer
4 4 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Software Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Software Tester
5 3 (10.71%) .NET Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior UI Developer
6 2 (7.14%) User Experience Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) .NET
2 11 (39.29%) Web Services
3 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET
4 6 (21.43%) WCF
4 6 (21.43%) LINQ
4 6 (21.43%) Ninject
5 5 (17.86%) CSS3
5 5 (17.86%) Backbone.js
5 5 (17.86%) HTML5
5 5 (17.86%) jQuery
5 5 (17.86%) RESTful
5 5 (17.86%) HTML
5 5 (17.86%) CSS
6 4 (14.29%) ATL
7 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.71%) Graphic Design
3 2 (7.14%) Human Factors
3 2 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Linux
2 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
2 9 (32.14%) Communications Security
3 7 (25.00%) Validation
3 7 (25.00%) OO
4 6 (21.43%) OOD
4 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
4 6 (21.43%) Dependency Injection
4 6 (21.43%) Change Control
5 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (17.86%) Scrum
6 3 (10.71%) Software Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Regression Testing
6 3 (10.71%) MVC
6 3 (10.71%) CRM
7 2 (7.14%) SOA
7 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
7 2 (7.14%) CMMI
7 2 (7.14%) Requirements Management
7 2 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) C#
2 6 (21.43%) Ruby
3 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.29%) C++
5 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) ISEB
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.14%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) VMware
2 6 (21.43%) Wonderware
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft