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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 33 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +1
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 4 32 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 2.34% 17.98% 15.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.69% 74.42% 58.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4 32 31
Average salary £51,250 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.83% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £21,800 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £35,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
52 43 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 30.41% 24.16% 26.63%
Number of salaries quoted 50 43 44
Average salary £35,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.28%

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
Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Macclesfield region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) C#
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (95.45%) SQL
3 20 (90.91%) T-SQL
4 19 (86.36%) SQL Server
4 19 (86.36%) XML
5 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
5 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (77.27%) WCF
5 17 (77.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (72.73%) SOAP
6 16 (72.73%) Web Services
6 16 (72.73%) Windows
6 16 (72.73%) WPF
7 15 (68.18%) MSMQ
7 15 (68.18%) REST
8 14 (63.64%) VBA
8 14 (63.64%) UML
8 14 (63.64%) LINQ
9 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
10 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
11 3 (13.64%) PHP
11 3 (13.64%) MySQL
12 2 (9.09%) HTML
12 2 (9.09%) ADO.NET
12 2 (9.09%) CSS
12 2 (9.09%) CRM
12 2 (9.09%) SOA
12 2 (9.09%) MVC
12 2 (9.09%) TDD

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.55%) CMS
1 1 (4.55%) Umbraco
1 1 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (86.36%) SQL Server
2 17 (77.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) MySQL
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Subversion
1 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 18 (81.82%) C# Developer
3 16 (72.73%) .NET Developer
3 16 (72.73%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (54.55%) Analyst Developer
4 12 (54.55%) Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (13.64%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Architect
6 2 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (86.36%) XML
3 17 (77.27%) WCF
4 16 (72.73%) WPF
4 16 (72.73%) SOAP
4 16 (72.73%) Web Services
5 15 (68.18%) MSMQ
5 15 (68.18%) REST
6 14 (63.64%) LINQ
7 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
8 2 (9.09%) CSS
8 2 (9.09%) ADO.NET
8 2 (9.09%) HTML
8 2 (9.09%) JSON
8 2 (9.09%) jQuery
9 1 (4.55%) RESTful
9 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 1 (4.55%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (4.55%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
1 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) UML
3 2 (9.09%) CRM
3 2 (9.09%) SOA
3 2 (9.09%) MVC
3 2 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (4.55%) Content Management
4 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.55%) System Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Workflow
4 1 (4.55%) Scrum
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) OOD
4 1 (4.55%) OO
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (95.45%) SQL
3 20 (90.91%) T-SQL
4 14 (63.64%) VBA
5 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 3 (13.64%) PHP
7 1 (4.55%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) EPiServer
2 1 (4.55%) Sitecore
2 1 (4.55%) Sencha
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