The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 52 39 69
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +30
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 7 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.51% 4.54% 0.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.64% 35.94% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 6
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £39,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Visual Studio
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
81 64 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 17.49% 12.62% 11.69%
Number of salaries quoted 71 34 72
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,250 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Merseyside

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -18 3 £37,500 - 2
Birkenhead 0 1 £65,000 +73.33%
Southport - 1 £45,000 -
Visual Studio
North West

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 13 (86.67%) C#
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (53.33%) .NET
5 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
5 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 7 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (40.00%) UML
6 6 (40.00%) SDLC
7 5 (33.33%) Case Management
7 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 5 (33.33%) MS Visio
7 5 (33.33%) MVC
7 5 (33.33%) Law
7 5 (33.33%) Release Management
7 5 (33.33%) Time Management
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (26.67%) CSS
8 4 (26.67%) Web Services
9 3 (20.00%) XML
9 3 (20.00%) Windows
9 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
9 3 (20.00%) JSON
9 3 (20.00%) jQuery
10 2 (13.33%) Web Development
10 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
10 2 (13.33%) CruiseControl
10 2 (13.33%) Subversion
10 2 (13.33%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 5 (33.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.67%) Power BI
4 1 (6.67%) QlikView
4 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (13.33%) CruiseControl
2 2 (13.33%) Subversion
General
1 5 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 5 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Business Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Software Manager
4 1 (6.67%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) CSS
2 4 (26.67%) Web Services
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (20.00%) jQuery
3 3 (20.00%) JSON
3 3 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (13.33%) HTML
4 2 (13.33%) MSMQ
4 2 (13.33%) WCF
5 1 (6.67%) Ajax
5 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (6.67%) CSS3
5 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
5 1 (6.67%) LINQ
5 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) SDLC
2 6 (40.00%) UML
3 5 (33.33%) Case Management
3 5 (33.33%) MVC
3 5 (33.33%) Release Management
3 5 (33.33%) Time Management
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Mobile Development
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
4 2 (13.33%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) BDD
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) Line Management
5 1 (6.67%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) C#
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) SOTI
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