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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 40 39 51
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 18 25 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.27% 5.18% 0.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.00% 38.46% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 3
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,650 £27,000 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
72 65 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 17.06% 13.46% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 59 53 53
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,300 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 May 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 24 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
(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 - 8 £42,500 - 1
Lancaster - 4 - -
Preston -4 1 £29,500 +4.00% 1
Skelmersdale - 1 £31,500 - 1
Visual Studio
North West

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 21 (95.45%) C#
2 20 (90.91%) CSS
3 18 (81.82%) JavaScript
4 17 (77.27%) .NET
4 17 (77.27%) jQuery
5 16 (72.73%) HTML
5 16 (72.73%) SQL
5 16 (72.73%) ASP.NET
6 15 (68.18%) MVC
7 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (45.45%) WCF
8 10 (45.45%) LINQ
9 9 (40.91%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (40.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (40.91%) Front End Development
10 8 (36.36%) User Experience
10 8 (36.36%) Mobile Development
10 8 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (36.36%) LINQ to SQL
10 8 (36.36%) Time Management
10 8 (36.36%) Scrum
10 8 (36.36%) Web Development
10 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (31.82%) IIS
12 6 (27.27%) Razor View Engine
12 6 (27.27%) Entity Framework
12 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
13 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
13 5 (22.73%) Web Application Development

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 (31.82%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) ColdFusion
3 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.55%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) PowerBuilder
2 2 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 2 (9.09%) Local Government
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 7 (31.82%) .NET Developer
3 7 (31.82%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (27.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (27.27%) UI Developer
4 6 (27.27%) UI/UX Developer
4 6 (27.27%) UX Developer
5 4 (18.18%) .NET Programmer
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Programmer
5 4 (18.18%) C# Programmer
5 4 (18.18%) C# WCF Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Programmer
5 4 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 4 (18.18%) WCF Developer
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (90.91%) CSS
2 17 (77.27%) .NET
2 17 (77.27%) jQuery
3 16 (72.73%) ASP.NET
3 16 (72.73%) HTML
4 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (45.45%) LINQ
5 10 (45.45%) WCF
6 9 (40.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (36.36%) LINQ to SQL
8 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
8 6 (27.27%) Entity Framework
8 6 (27.27%) Razor View Engine
9 4 (18.18%) HTML5
9 4 (18.18%) REST
9 4 (18.18%) Silverlight
9 4 (18.18%) SOAP
9 4 (18.18%) Unity DI Container
9 4 (18.18%) WinForms
9 4 (18.18%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) MVC
2 9 (40.91%) Front End Development
2 9 (40.91%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (36.36%) Mobile Development
3 8 (36.36%) Scrum
3 8 (36.36%) Time Management
3 8 (36.36%) Web Development
4 5 (22.73%) Web Application Development
5 4 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (18.18%) OO
5 4 (18.18%) OOP
5 4 (18.18%) Refactoring
6 2 (9.09%) Web Design
6 2 (9.09%) Workflow
7 1 (4.55%) Change Management
7 1 (4.55%) EAI
7 1 (4.55%) ERP
7 1 (4.55%) Logistics
7 1 (4.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) C#
2 18 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 16 (72.73%) SQL
4 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
5 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.55%) VB
5 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) IBM
3 1 (4.55%) Twitter
Lancashire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £37,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Preston)
Salary: From £25,700 to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley
Capita plc
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago