The first table below looks at the demand for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Oldham region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 8 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 4.17% - 4.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 50.00% - 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £35,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Development Applications Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
2 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 8.33% 8.93% 31.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 13
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Visual Studio
Manchester

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Oldham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Oldham

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) ActionScript
3 3 (50.00%) WCF
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) Flash
3 3 (50.00%) RESTful
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) Social Media
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) WinForms
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Subversion
4 2 (33.33%) OOP
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
5 1 (16.67%) Windows CE
5 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) C

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oldham 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Application Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) Flash
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) RESTful
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows CE
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) OOP
1 2 (33.33%) Scrum
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) ActionScript
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (16.67%) C