The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 26 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 2 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 2.00% - 5.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.00% - 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £32,500 - £28,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Visual Studio
Northern Ireland

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

Development Applications Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 8.00% 18.18% 15.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 10
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in County Antrim

Visual Studio
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast - 1 - -
Visual Studio
Northern Ireland

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Qt Creator
1 2 (50.00%) Qt
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Sitefinity
2 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (25.00%) EPiServer
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Sitefinity
1 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Qt Creator
2 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Web Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Report Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Qt
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) EPiServer
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft