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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
North West / Lancashire
Rank 55 46 42
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 4 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.88% 1.42% 4.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.15% 11.63% 24.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 20
Median salary £42,500 £35,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.88% +2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,150 £30,450 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £40,000 £37,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
65 43 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 14.32% 12.18% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 55 40 76
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £30,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £42,500 £40,000
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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +3 2 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Newton-le-Willows - 1 £32,000 -
Visual Studio
North West

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 17 (89.47%) C#
1 17 (89.47%) .NET
1 17 (89.47%) SQL Server
2 14 (73.68%) HTML
3 13 (68.42%) CSS
4 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
4 12 (63.16%) SQL
4 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET
5 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (57.89%) T-SQL
6 10 (52.63%) MVC
7 9 (47.37%) jQuery
7 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (42.11%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (42.11%) .NET Framework
9 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
10 5 (26.32%) Web Development
10 5 (26.32%) WPF
10 5 (26.32%) LINQ
10 5 (26.32%) Entity Framework
10 5 (26.32%) Scrum
11 4 (21.05%) OOP
11 4 (21.05%) OO
11 4 (21.05%) Web Services
11 4 (21.05%) WCF
11 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (15.79%) Mobile Development
12 3 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
12 3 (15.79%) Time Management

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 3 (15.79%) ColdFusion
1 3 (15.79%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (10.53%) CMS
2 2 (10.53%) Orchard CMS
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (89.47%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) MS Access
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (15.79%) PowerBuilder
3 2 (10.53%) JMeter
3 2 (10.53%) LoadRunner
4 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (10.53%) Advertising
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
2 12 (63.16%) .NET Developer
3 9 (47.37%) C# Developer
4 8 (42.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (31.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Developer
7 3 (15.79%) C++ Developer
8 2 (10.53%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (10.53%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (10.53%) Non-Functional Tester
8 2 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
8 2 (10.53%) Tester
8 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
9 1 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
9 1 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (5.26%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 1 (5.26%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) .NET
2 14 (73.68%) HTML
3 13 (68.42%) CSS
4 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET
5 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (47.37%) jQuery
6 8 (42.11%) .NET Framework
7 5 (26.32%) Entity Framework
7 5 (26.32%) LINQ
7 5 (26.32%) WPF
8 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (21.05%) WCF
8 4 (21.05%) Web Services
9 3 (15.79%) Ajax
9 3 (15.79%) LINQ to SQL
9 3 (15.79%) REST
9 3 (15.79%) SOAP
9 3 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (15.79%) WinForms
9 3 (15.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) MVC
3 5 (26.32%) Scrum
3 5 (26.32%) Web Development
4 4 (21.05%) OO
4 4 (21.05%) OOP
5 3 (15.79%) Mobile Development
5 3 (15.79%) Time Management
5 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.53%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (10.53%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (10.53%) Security Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Usability Testing
7 1 (5.26%) CRM
7 1 (5.26%) ERP
7 1 (5.26%) Logistics
7 1 (5.26%) TDD
7 1 (5.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) C#
2 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
3 11 (57.89%) T-SQL
4 3 (15.79%) C++
4 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.26%) C
5 1 (5.26%) VBA
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) DevExpress
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) TOWER Software
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