The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 11 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 7.14% - 3.03%
As % of the Development Applications category 30.00% - 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £28,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Visual Studio
Manchester

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

Development Applications Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
10 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 23.81% 18.75% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 7
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £43,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Rochdale

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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%) VB.NET
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Client/Server
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) Back Office
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Mobile
2 5 (83.33%) Android
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (50.00%) RESTful
5 2 (33.33%) Ajax
5 2 (33.33%) WCF
5 2 (33.33%) Silverlight
5 2 (33.33%) PHP
5 2 (33.33%) SOAP
6 1 (16.67%) MVC
6 1 (16.67%) Games
6 1 (16.67%) jQuery

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 5 (83.33%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Crystal Reports Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Report Developer
3 3 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (16.67%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (16.67%) VB.NET Web Developer
5 1 (16.67%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) RESTful
4 2 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (33.33%) Silverlight
4 2 (33.33%) SOAP
4 2 (33.33%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Android
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) VB
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft