The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Helens region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens 5.26% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 50.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Visual Studio
Merseyside

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

Development Applications Category
St Helens
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
2 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens 10.53% 14.58% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 2
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
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 St Helens

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in St Helens

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in St Helens

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in St Helens

Visual Studio
Top 27 Related IT Skills in St Helens

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the St Helens 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Telerik
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Phone 8
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Phone
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in St Helens by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the St Helens 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Phone 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Telerik