The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 14 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 1 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 2.13% - 8.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 50.00% - 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Average salary £35,000 - £26,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Visual Studio
Cheshire

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

Development Applications Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
2 1 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 4.26% 2.78% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 18
Average salary £35,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Runcorn

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (60.00%) VB.NET
5 5 (50.00%) Windows
5 5 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (50.00%) Web Services
5 5 (50.00%) Android
5 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Phone
6 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (40.00%) CSS
7 3 (30.00%) SOAP
7 3 (30.00%) XML
7 3 (30.00%) N-Tier
7 3 (30.00%) MySQL
7 3 (30.00%) MVC
7 3 (30.00%) WinForms
7 3 (30.00%) Apple
7 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (30.00%) REST
7 3 (30.00%) MVVM
7 3 (30.00%) Windows Phone 7
7 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (30.00%) WPF
7 3 (30.00%) Silverlight

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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.

Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (20.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) GPRS
1 2 (20.00%) UMTS
1 2 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (60.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Programmer
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Programmer
6 1 (10.00%) C# Programmer
6 1 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (30.00%) REST
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 3 (30.00%) SOAP
4 3 (30.00%) XML
4 3 (30.00%) WinForms
4 3 (30.00%) WPF
4 3 (30.00%) Silverlight
5 2 (20.00%) LINQ
5 2 (20.00%) jQuery
5 2 (20.00%) ServiceStack
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Android
1 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Phone
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Phone 7
3 2 (20.00%) Windows CE
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) MVC
1 3 (30.00%) MVVM
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Apple
3 2 (20.00%) Telerik