The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 40 47 53
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 20 24 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.39% 4.11% 0.90%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.99% 28.57% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 16 22 4
Median salary £35,500 £36,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.38% +71.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £32,550
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Visual Studio
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
87 84 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 19.08% 14.38% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 71 70 49
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £39,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Lancashire

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley - 5 £42,500 -
Lancaster - 5 £28,000 -
Preston +4 3 £31,000 +14.81% 1
Blackpool +2 2 £40,000 - 1
Visual Studio
North West

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 26 (96.30%) C#
2 24 (88.89%) CSS
3 22 (81.48%) ASP.NET
3 22 (81.48%) .NET
4 21 (77.78%) HTML
4 21 (77.78%) jQuery
5 19 (70.37%) JavaScript
5 19 (70.37%) SQL
6 18 (66.67%) MVC
7 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
8 14 (51.85%) WCF
8 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (44.44%) .NET Framework
9 12 (44.44%) LINQ
9 12 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (40.74%) Web Development
10 11 (40.74%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (37.04%) Responsive Web Design
11 10 (37.04%) Front End Development
12 9 (33.33%) Scrum
13 8 (29.63%) Time Management
13 8 (29.63%) Entity Framework
13 8 (29.63%) LINQ to SQL
13 8 (29.63%) User Experience
13 8 (29.63%) Mobile Development
14 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
14 7 (25.93%) IIS
15 6 (22.22%) SOAP

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.93%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) CMS
2 2 (7.41%) ColdFusion
2 2 (7.41%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) PowerBuilder
2 2 (7.41%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) LINQPad
3 1 (3.70%) NUnit
3 1 (3.70%) ReSharper
3 1 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 2 (7.41%) Banking
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
1 2 (7.41%) Legal
1 2 (7.41%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (48.15%) C# Developer
3 10 (37.04%) .NET Developer
4 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (29.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 8 (29.63%) Software Developer
6 6 (22.22%) UI Developer
6 6 (22.22%) UI/UX Developer
6 6 (22.22%) UX Developer
7 5 (18.52%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 5 (18.52%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (14.81%) .NET Programmer
8 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Programmer
8 4 (14.81%) C# Programmer
8 4 (14.81%) C# WCF Developer
8 4 (14.81%) Programmer
8 4 (14.81%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (88.89%) CSS
2 22 (81.48%) .NET
2 22 (81.48%) ASP.NET
3 21 (77.78%) HTML
3 21 (77.78%) jQuery
4 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (51.85%) WCF
5 12 (44.44%) .NET Framework
5 12 (44.44%) LINQ
5 12 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (29.63%) Entity Framework
6 8 (29.63%) LINQ to SQL
7 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 6 (22.22%) HTML5
8 6 (22.22%) Razor View Engine
8 6 (22.22%) SOAP
9 4 (14.81%) REST
9 4 (14.81%) WinForms
9 4 (14.81%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) User Experience
2 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Android
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) MVC
2 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) Web Development
3 10 (37.04%) Front End Development
3 10 (37.04%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (33.33%) Scrum
5 8 (29.63%) Mobile Development
5 8 (29.63%) Time Management
6 6 (22.22%) Web Application Development
7 4 (14.81%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (14.81%) OO
7 4 (14.81%) OOP
7 4 (14.81%) Refactoring
8 3 (11.11%) Change Management
9 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (7.41%) CRM
9 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
9 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
9 2 (7.41%) Web Design
10 1 (3.70%) Energy Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) C#
2 19 (70.37%) JavaScript
2 19 (70.37%) SQL
3 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Twitter
3 1 (3.70%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) RedGate
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