The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stafford 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 22 22 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 2 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 3.92% 1.30% 15.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.33% 9.09% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 8
Average salary £45,000 £20,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+125.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £20,000 £30,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Visual Studio
Staffordshire

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

Development Applications Category
Stafford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 11.76% 14.29% 15.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 8
Average salary £47,500 £38,750 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.58% +49.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £46,150
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Stafford

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Stafford

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stafford 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%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Moq
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stafford 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%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Moq
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) Agile .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Agile C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Stafford, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago