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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
North West / Merseyside
Rank 30 60 40
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -20
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 43 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 7.20% 0.19% 4.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.86% 1.15% 34.55%
Number of salaries quoted 42 0 18
Median salary £30,500 - £38,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 - £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 - £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
127 87 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 21.27% 16.60% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 112 70 50
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.58% +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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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
Wirral - 16 £30,500 -
Liverpool +6 14 £27,500 - 3
Birkenhead - 9 £37,500 - 1
Southport - 2 £37,500 -
St Helens - 2 £32,000 -
Visual Studio
North West

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 50 (86.21%) JavaScript
2 46 (79.31%) SQL
3 36 (62.07%) SQL Server
4 34 (58.62%) ASP.NET
4 34 (58.62%) .NET
5 32 (55.17%) C#
6 29 (50.00%) HTML
7 27 (46.55%) CSS
8 26 (44.83%) MVC
9 25 (43.10%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (39.66%) .NET Framework
11 21 (36.21%) Entity Framework
12 20 (34.48%) Microsoft
13 15 (25.86%) ETL
13 15 (25.86%) Tableau
14 14 (24.14%) ASP.NET Web API
14 14 (24.14%) ANSI SQL
15 13 (22.41%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (22.41%) T-SQL
16 12 (20.69%) UML
16 12 (20.69%) iPad
16 12 (20.69%) Marketing
16 12 (20.69%) Google
16 12 (20.69%) Data Protection
17 11 (18.97%) WPF
17 11 (18.97%) jQuery
18 10 (17.24%) Management Information System
19 9 (15.52%) ISEB
19 9 (15.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development

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 (5.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.72%) CMS
3 1 (1.72%) IIS
3 1 (1.72%) Orchard CMS
3 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.72%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (15.52%) MS Office
2 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.07%) SaaS
2 6 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (62.07%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (15.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.45%) MS Access
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) NUnit
2 5 (8.62%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.45%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.72%) JIRA
5 1 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (20.69%) Marketing
2 4 (6.90%) Law
3 2 (3.45%) Advertising
3 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (50.00%) Developer
2 26 (44.83%) Analyst
3 22 (37.93%) C# Developer
4 21 (36.21%) .NET Developer
5 15 (25.86%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (20.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 12 (20.69%) SQL Analyst
7 9 (15.52%) Business Data Analyst
7 9 (15.52%) Business Systems Analyst
7 9 (15.52%) Data Analyst
7 9 (15.52%) Information Analyst
7 9 (15.52%) MI Analyst
7 9 (15.52%) MI Business Analyst
7 9 (15.52%) Report Analyst
7 9 (15.52%) SQL Data Analyst
7 9 (15.52%) SQL Reporting Analyst
7 9 (15.52%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (58.62%) .NET
1 34 (58.62%) ASP.NET
2 29 (50.00%) HTML
3 27 (46.55%) CSS
4 25 (43.10%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (39.66%) .NET Framework
6 21 (36.21%) Entity Framework
7 14 (24.14%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (18.97%) jQuery
8 11 (18.97%) WPF
9 8 (13.79%) XML
10 7 (12.07%) Ajax
11 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (8.62%) WCF
11 5 (8.62%) Web Services
12 4 (6.90%) JSON
13 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET 2.0
13 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 3 (5.17%) CSS3
13 3 (5.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) iPad
2 10 (17.24%) Management Information System
3 8 (13.79%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.72%) Clustering
5 1 (1.72%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.83%) MVC
2 15 (25.86%) ETL
3 13 (22.41%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (20.69%) Data Protection
4 12 (20.69%) UML
5 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (15.52%) BPMN
5 9 (15.52%) Business Analysis
5 9 (15.52%) Case Management
5 9 (15.52%) PRINCE2
5 9 (15.52%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (8.62%) TDD
7 3 (5.17%) Scrum
8 2 (3.45%) Change Control
8 2 (3.45%) CRM
8 2 (3.45%) ERP
8 2 (3.45%) Logistics
8 2 (3.45%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.45%) Waterfall
9 1 (1.72%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 50 (86.21%) JavaScript
2 46 (79.31%) SQL
3 32 (55.17%) C#
4 14 (24.14%) ANSI SQL
5 13 (22.41%) T-SQL
6 5 (8.62%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.45%) VBA
8 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) ISEB
2 2 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 20 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 15 (25.86%) Tableau
3 12 (20.69%) Google
4 4 (6.90%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.72%) Sitecore
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