The first table below looks at the demand for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 22 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 Preston region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 23 9 20
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 1 24 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 0.78% 18.18% 6.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.00% 64.86% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1 21 7
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% -5.79%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Development Applications Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
20 37 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 15.50% 28.03% 20.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 32 22
Average salary £37,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.28%
Visual Studio
Lancashire

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Preston

Visual Studio
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Database Security

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Application Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Preston, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £27000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago