The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 31 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 11 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 3.93% 0.71% -
As % of the Development Applications category 30.56% 5.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 0
Median salary £41,000 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.15% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

Development Applications Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
36 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 12.86% 14.18% 13.98%
Number of salaries quoted 33 15 8
Median salary £33,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £39,200 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
County Antrim - 11 £41,000 -
Visual Studio
UK

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 8 (72.73%) VB.NET
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
1 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
2 7 (63.64%) XML
2 7 (63.64%) E-Commerce
2 7 (63.64%) VB
2 7 (63.64%) .NET Framework
2 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) ETL
4 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) EAM
4 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
4 2 (18.18%) Data Management
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Process Management
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 2 (18.18%) Smart Energy
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (18.18%) Data Cleansing

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 1 (9.09%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (18.18%) SSDT
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) .NET Developer
3 7 (63.64%) .NET Software Developer
3 7 (63.64%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
1 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
2 7 (63.64%) .NET Framework
2 7 (63.64%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Smart Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) E-Commerce
2 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
2 2 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (18.18%) Data Management
2 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
2 2 (18.18%) EAM
2 2 (18.18%) ETL
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (18.18%) Process Management
2 2 (18.18%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
3 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) VB.NET
2 7 (63.64%) VB
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 1 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle