The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 35 47 59
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +12
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 7 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.11% 1.53% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.33% 14.29% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 2
Average salary £44,500 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.14% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £27,175 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,900 £42,500 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Visual Studio
Merseyside

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

Development Applications Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
30 49 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 9.06% 10.68% 9.31%
Number of salaries quoted 21 48 40
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Liverpool

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 30 (96.77%) HTML
1 30 (96.77%) CSS
2 29 (93.55%) SharePoint
2 29 (93.55%) .NET
3 28 (90.32%) HTML5
4 27 (87.10%) Office 365
4 27 (87.10%) SharePoint 2013
5 26 (83.87%) SharePoint 2010
5 26 (83.87%) XSLT
5 26 (83.87%) Scrum
5 26 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (83.87%) InfoPath
6 17 (54.84%) SC Cleared
6 17 (54.84%) Security Cleared
7 16 (51.61%) DV Cleared
8 14 (45.16%) Content Management
9 13 (41.94%) Migration
10 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
11 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
11 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
12 2 (6.45%) C#
12 2 (6.45%) Intranet
12 2 (6.45%) MVC
12 2 (6.45%) Web Application Development
12 2 (6.45%) CSS3
12 2 (6.45%) Web Development
13 1 (3.23%) Taxonomies
13 1 (3.23%) JIRA
13 1 (3.23%) jQuery
13 1 (3.23%) Performance Testing

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 29 (93.55%) SharePoint
2 27 (87.10%) SharePoint 2013
3 26 (83.87%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 26 (83.87%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 27 (87.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) LoadRunner
1 1 (3.23%) JMeter
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
1 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.23%) Facilita Forecast
1 1 (3.23%) LoadUI
General
1 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Designer
1 21 (67.74%) SharePoint Designer
2 17 (54.84%) Developer
3 15 (48.39%) SharePoint Developer
4 13 (41.94%) SharePoint Architect
4 13 (41.94%) Architect
5 9 (29.03%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (29.03%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
6 8 (25.81%) Solutions Designer
7 2 (6.45%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Test Specialist
8 1 (3.23%) Performance Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (96.77%) HTML
1 30 (96.77%) CSS
2 29 (93.55%) .NET
3 28 (90.32%) HTML5
4 26 (83.87%) XSLT
5 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
6 2 (6.45%) CSS3
7 1 (3.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) Scrum
1 26 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (45.16%) Content Management
3 13 (41.94%) Migration
4 2 (6.45%) Web Application Development
4 2 (6.45%) MVC
4 2 (6.45%) Web Development
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Load Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.23%) Open Source
5 1 (3.23%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (3.23%) Project Management
5 1 (3.23%) Web Design
5 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.45%) C#
3 1 (3.23%) C++
3 1 (3.23%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) PHP
3 1 (3.23%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (54.84%) SC Cleared
1 17 (54.84%) Security Cleared
2 16 (51.61%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.23%) HP
1 1 (3.23%) Google
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £19000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
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