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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 9 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 11 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 23.40% 1.30% -
As % of the Development Applications category 64.71% 6.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 0
Median salary £31,500 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.68% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
17 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 36.17% 19.48% 23.26%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 9
Median salary £31,500 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.54% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
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 28 August 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 13 (92.86%) F#
3 11 (78.57%) SC Cleared
3 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
4 9 (64.29%) Android
4 9 (64.29%) Apple iOS
4 9 (64.29%) Mobile App
4 9 (64.29%) jQuery
4 9 (64.29%) T-SQL
4 9 (64.29%) HTML
4 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
4 9 (64.29%) CSS
4 9 (64.29%) Windows
5 8 (57.14%) CRM
5 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
5 8 (57.14%) SQL
5 8 (57.14%) VB.NET
5 8 (57.14%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (57.14%) Android Development
5 8 (57.14%) iOS Development
6 7 (50.00%) Web Development
6 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
8 5 (35.71%) MCSD
8 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (35.71%) MVC
9 4 (28.57%) OOD
9 4 (28.57%) OOA/OOD

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 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) CruiseControl
1 1 (7.14%) Moq
1 1 (7.14%) NUnit
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 2 (14.29%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Automotive
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Web Applications Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) CSS
2 9 (64.29%) HTML
2 9 (64.29%) jQuery
3 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.14%) HTML5
5 1 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Android
1 9 (64.29%) Apple iOS
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Android Development
1 8 (57.14%) CRM
1 8 (57.14%) iOS Development
2 7 (50.00%) Web Development
3 5 (35.71%) MVC
4 4 (28.57%) Mobile Development
4 4 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (28.57%) OOD
5 2 (14.29%) OOP
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (7.14%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) RAD
6 1 (7.14%) Refactoring
6 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (92.86%) F#
3 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 9 (64.29%) T-SQL
4 8 (57.14%) SQL
4 8 (57.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) SC Cleared
1 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) MCSD
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft