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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 39 46 32
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 14 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.20% 3.40% 6.82%
As % of the Development Applications category 36.84% 18.68% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 27
Average salary £70,000 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.36% +46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
38 91 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 8.68% 18.20% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 35 77 60
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 February 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 22 (88.00%) .NET
2 14 (56.00%) CSS
2 14 (56.00%) HTML
3 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (48.00%) SharePoint
3 12 (48.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (48.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 11 (44.00%) SQL
5 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (40.00%) C#
5 10 (40.00%) Migration
5 10 (40.00%) Scrum
5 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (40.00%) Content Management
5 10 (40.00%) Office 365
5 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
7 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (28.00%) Tridion
8 7 (28.00%) PHP
8 7 (28.00%) MySQL
8 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (28.00%) Umbraco
8 7 (28.00%) EPiServer
8 7 (28.00%) HTML5
8 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 5 (20.00%) MVC
9 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
10 4 (16.00%) IIS

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 12 (48.00%) SharePoint
1 12 (48.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 12 (48.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (28.00%) Umbraco
3 4 (16.00%) IIS
4 1 (4.00%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.00%) InfoPath
3 2 (8.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 10 (40.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) MySQL
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (8.00%) Firebug
3 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (4.00%) Subversion
3 1 (4.00%) Maven
3 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Architect
2 10 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
2 10 (40.00%) SharePoint Architect
2 10 (40.00%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
3 7 (28.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Tester
4 1 (4.00%) Data Manager
4 1 (4.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Non-Functional Tester
4 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Tester
4 1 (4.00%) Tester
4 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) .NET
2 14 (56.00%) CSS
2 14 (56.00%) HTML
3 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET
4 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (28.00%) HTML5
5 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 4 (16.00%) XSLT
7 2 (8.00%) Flash
7 2 (8.00%) WPF
7 2 (8.00%) jQuery
7 2 (8.00%) CSS3
7 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (4.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
8 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
8 1 (4.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Graphic Design
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (40.00%) Content Management
1 10 (40.00%) Migration
1 10 (40.00%) Scrum
2 5 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (8.00%) Web Design
3 2 (8.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (8.00%) Web Development
4 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.00%) CRM
4 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (4.00%) Analytics
4 1 (4.00%) DevOps
4 1 (4.00%) Database Theory
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) SQL
2 10 (40.00%) C#
2 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (28.00%) PHP
4 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (8.00%) VBA
5 2 (8.00%) VB
6 1 (4.00%) Perl
6 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) EPiServer
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) Google
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