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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 42 63 38
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -25
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 38 4 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.65% 0.80% 4.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.14% 5.26% 29.87%
Number of salaries quoted 36 4 22
Median salary £32,250 £36,925 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.66% -2.82%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
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
140 76 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 20.80% 15.20% 15.34%
Number of salaries quoted 110 60 67
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 0 22 £27,500 -31.25% 1
Birkenhead - 7 £37,500 -
Southport - 4 £35,000 -
St Helens - 2 £32,000 -
Wirral - 2 £35,250 - 1
Visual Studio
North West

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 36 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 34 (80.95%) SQL Server
3 32 (76.19%) .NET
4 31 (73.81%) ASP.NET
5 30 (71.43%) C#
5 30 (71.43%) SQL
6 25 (59.52%) HTML
7 23 (54.76%) CSS
8 22 (52.38%) MVC
9 21 (50.00%) .NET Framework
9 21 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (45.24%) Entity Framework
11 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
12 12 (28.57%) UML
12 12 (28.57%) jQuery
13 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (23.81%) T-SQL
13 10 (23.81%) Management Information System
13 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
14 9 (21.43%) ISEB
14 9 (21.43%) MS Office
14 9 (21.43%) PRINCE2
14 9 (21.43%) BPMN
14 9 (21.43%) Business Analysis
14 9 (21.43%) Case Management
15 8 (19.05%) XML
16 7 (16.67%) SaaS

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.38%) CMS
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) Orchard CMS
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) MS Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) SaaS
2 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (80.95%) SQL Server
2 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (4.76%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) NUnit
2 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.76%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.38%) JIRA
5 1 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (9.52%) Law
2 2 (4.76%) Advertising
2 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (64.29%) Developer
2 19 (45.24%) C# Developer
3 18 (42.86%) .NET Developer
4 12 (28.57%) Analyst
5 11 (26.19%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (21.43%) Business Data Analyst
6 9 (21.43%) Business Systems Analyst
6 9 (21.43%) Data Analyst
6 9 (21.43%) Report Analyst
6 9 (21.43%) SQL Analyst
6 9 (21.43%) SQL Data Analyst
6 9 (21.43%) SQL Reporting Analyst
6 9 (21.43%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (7.14%) AWS Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Graduate
8 3 (7.14%) Graduate C# Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (76.19%) .NET
2 31 (73.81%) ASP.NET
3 25 (59.52%) HTML
4 23 (54.76%) CSS
5 21 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 21 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (45.24%) Entity Framework
7 12 (28.57%) jQuery
8 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (19.05%) XML
10 7 (16.67%) Ajax
10 7 (16.67%) WPF
11 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (11.90%) WCF
11 5 (11.90%) Web Services
12 4 (9.52%) JSON
12 4 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET 2.0
13 3 (7.14%) CSS3
13 3 (7.14%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Clustering
3 1 (2.38%) iPad
3 1 (2.38%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) MVC
2 12 (28.57%) UML
3 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (21.43%) BPMN
4 9 (21.43%) Business Analysis
4 9 (21.43%) Case Management
4 9 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 9 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (11.90%) TDD
6 3 (7.14%) Scrum
6 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.76%) Change Control
7 2 (4.76%) CRM
7 2 (4.76%) ERP
7 2 (4.76%) Logistics
7 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.38%) B2B
8 1 (2.38%) Change Management
8 1 (2.38%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 36 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 30 (71.43%) C#
2 30 (71.43%) SQL
3 10 (23.81%) T-SQL
4 5 (11.90%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.76%) VBA
6 1 (2.38%) ANSI SQL
6 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) ISEB
2 2 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.38%) Google
3 1 (2.38%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.38%) Tableau
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