The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 26 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 16 6 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 10.67% 9.38% 19.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.05% 33.33% 69.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 27
Average salary £35,500 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £21,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Visual Studio
Cheshire

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

Development Applications Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
76 18 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 50.67% 28.13% 27.86%
Number of salaries quoted 72 17 38
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £30,000 £50,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Macclesfield

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
2 20 (74.07%) JavaScript
2 20 (74.07%) SQL
3 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET
4 15 (55.56%) T-SQL
4 15 (55.56%) HTML
5 13 (48.15%) CSS
5 13 (48.15%) jQuery
6 11 (40.74%) VB.NET
7 10 (37.04%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (33.33%) HTML5
9 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (29.63%) PHP
9 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
10 7 (25.93%) ADO.NET
10 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
10 7 (25.93%) WinForms
10 7 (25.93%) WCF
10 7 (25.93%) JSON
10 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
11 6 (22.22%) WPF
11 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (22.22%) OOP
11 6 (22.22%) Web Services
11 6 (22.22%) N-Tier

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 5 (18.52%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) CMS
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
2 10 (37.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (22.22%) MySQL
4 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (7.41%) DTS
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (3.70%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Automotive
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) .NET Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Senior Developer
4 6 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Senior .NET Developer
4 6 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Architect
4 6 (22.22%) Technical Architect
5 5 (18.52%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (7.41%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Junior
8 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Applications Support
8 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET
3 15 (55.56%) HTML
4 13 (48.15%) CSS
4 13 (48.15%) jQuery
5 9 (33.33%) HTML5
6 7 (25.93%) ADO.NET
6 7 (25.93%) WinForms
6 7 (25.93%) WCF
6 7 (25.93%) JSON
6 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
7 6 (22.22%) WPF
7 6 (22.22%) Web Services
8 5 (18.52%) SOAP
8 5 (18.52%) MSMQ
8 5 (18.52%) XHTML
8 5 (18.52%) XML
8 5 (18.52%) REST
8 5 (18.52%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) N-Tier
2 5 (18.52%) W3C
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) OOP
3 5 (18.52%) CRM
3 5 (18.52%) SOA
3 5 (18.52%) TDD
4 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (14.81%) Workflow
5 3 (11.11%) MVC
5 3 (11.11%) Software Architecture
6 2 (7.41%) Web Application Development
6 2 (7.41%) Product Management
6 2 (7.41%) Scrum
7 1 (3.70%) OO
7 1 (3.70%) ITIL
7 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.70%) OOD
7 1 (3.70%) Project Management
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (74.07%) JavaScript
2 20 (74.07%) SQL
3 15 (55.56%) T-SQL
4 11 (40.74%) VB.NET
5 8 (29.63%) PHP
6 6 (22.22%) VB
7 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) VCP4
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) DevExpress
3 1 (3.70%) Sitecore
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