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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 19 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 11 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 9.91% - 3.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 35.48% - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 2
Median salary £37,500 - £30,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
31 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 27.93% 18.37% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 25 8 6
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +58.33%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

The demand trend of job ads across the Stafford region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Stafford region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 24 (100.00%) C#
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (79.17%) HTML
2 19 (79.17%) JavaScript
2 19 (79.17%) CSS
3 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
4 15 (62.50%) SC Cleared
4 15 (62.50%) Security Cleared
4 15 (62.50%) F#
5 14 (58.33%) MVC
5 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET
6 12 (50.00%) SQL
6 12 (50.00%) jQuery
7 11 (45.83%) T-SQL
7 11 (45.83%) VB.NET
7 11 (45.83%) SharePoint
8 10 (41.67%) CRM
8 10 (41.67%) Windows
8 10 (41.67%) Android
8 10 (41.67%) Dynamics CRM
8 10 (41.67%) Web Development
8 10 (41.67%) Apple iOS
8 10 (41.67%) Mobile App
8 10 (41.67%) Android Development
8 10 (41.67%) iOS Development
9 8 (33.33%) AngularJS
9 8 (33.33%) Sass
9 8 (33.33%) SOLID
10 7 (29.17%) GitHub
10 7 (29.17%) LESS

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (45.83%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (29.17%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) CruiseControl
1 7 (29.17%) JSUnit
1 7 (29.17%) Karma Test Runner
1 7 (29.17%) Mocha
1 7 (29.17%) PhpStorm
1 7 (29.17%) PHPUnit
1 7 (29.17%) Selenium
1 7 (29.17%) Subversion
2 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (70.83%) Applications Developer
2 17 (70.83%) Web Applications Developer
2 17 (70.83%) Web Developer
3 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (79.17%) CSS
2 19 (79.17%) HTML
3 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET
4 12 (50.00%) jQuery
5 8 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 8 (33.33%) Sass
6 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (29.17%) DOM
6 7 (29.17%) LESS
6 7 (29.17%) REST
6 7 (29.17%) SOAP
7 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
9 1 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (4.17%) LINQ
9 1 (4.17%) Node.js
9 1 (4.17%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (4.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Android
1 10 (41.67%) Apple iOS
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) MVC
2 10 (41.67%) Android Development
2 10 (41.67%) CRM
2 10 (41.67%) iOS Development
2 10 (41.67%) Web Development
3 8 (33.33%) SOLID
4 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (29.17%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (29.17%) SOA
4 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
4 7 (29.17%) TDD
4 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Mobile Development
5 5 (20.83%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (20.83%) OOD
6 1 (4.17%) OO
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (79.17%) JavaScript
3 15 (62.50%) F#
4 12 (50.00%) SQL
5 11 (45.83%) T-SQL
5 11 (45.83%) VB.NET
6 7 (29.17%) PHP
7 1 (4.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 15 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.83%) MCSD
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Telerik