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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 18 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 15 11 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 12.61% 13.10% 20.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.85% 47.83% 89.19%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 33
Average salary £34,250 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.14% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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 23 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 43.70% 27.38% 22.70%
Number of salaries quoted 48 20 37
Average salary £40,000 £30,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% +10.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £30,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 31 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 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (76.19%) SQL Server
3 15 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 14 (66.67%) SQL
5 13 (61.90%) jQuery
6 12 (57.14%) HTML
6 12 (57.14%) CSS
7 11 (52.38%) VB.NET
8 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (42.86%) T-SQL
10 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
10 8 (38.10%) HTML5
10 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (28.57%) WinForms
11 6 (28.57%) N-Tier
11 6 (28.57%) OOP
11 6 (28.57%) VB
12 5 (23.81%) IIS
12 5 (23.81%) XHTML
12 5 (23.81%) Web Services
12 5 (23.81%) Ajax
12 5 (23.81%) Finance
12 5 (23.81%) W3C
12 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
13 4 (19.05%) MVC
13 4 (19.05%) XML
14 3 (14.29%) SharePoint

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (23.81%) IIS
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.52%) CMS
4 1 (4.76%) Umbraco
4 1 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (76.19%) SQL Server
2 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) DTS
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (4.76%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) JIRA
3 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Automotive
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 12 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 8 (38.10%) Senior Developer
4 6 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 6 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 6 (28.57%) Senior .NET Developer
4 6 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (23.81%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Support Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 13 (61.90%) jQuery
4 12 (57.14%) CSS
4 12 (57.14%) HTML
5 8 (38.10%) HTML5
5 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 6 (28.57%) WinForms
7 5 (23.81%) Ajax
7 5 (23.81%) XHTML
7 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
7 5 (23.81%) Web Services
8 4 (19.05%) XML
9 3 (14.29%) JSON
10 2 (9.52%) WCF
10 2 (9.52%) ADO.NET
11 1 (4.76%) COM+
11 1 (4.76%) XSLT
11 1 (4.76%) MSMQ
11 1 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) N-Tier
2 5 (23.81%) W3C
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) OOP
2 4 (19.05%) MVC
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Software Architecture
3 3 (14.29%) Web Application Development
4 2 (9.52%) Product Management
4 2 (9.52%) Scrum
4 2 (9.52%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.76%) SOA
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Workflow
5 1 (4.76%) TDD
5 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 14 (66.67%) SQL
4 11 (52.38%) VB.NET
5 9 (42.86%) T-SQL
6 6 (28.57%) VB
7 2 (9.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) DevExpress
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Sitecore
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
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Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago