The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 23 20 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 1 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 1.32% 6.54% 0.82%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.88% 21.21% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Average salary £29,500 £29,728 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.76% -20.72%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Visual Studio
Lancashire

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

Development Applications Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17 33 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 22.37% 30.84% 20.49%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 23
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (50.00%) Data Entry
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Case Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Entry
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter
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