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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
Staffordshire / Stafford
Rank 17 23 23
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 1.52% 5.77% 1.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.33% 50.00% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +100.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
12 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 18.18% 11.54% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 8
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £50,000
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 22 February 2017, 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 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (93.33%) HTML
2 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 14 (93.33%) CSS
3 10 (66.67%) MVC
3 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (53.33%) Sass
4 8 (53.33%) AngularJS
4 8 (53.33%) SOLID
5 7 (46.67%) Karma Test Runner
5 7 (46.67%) PhpStorm
5 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (46.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (46.67%) LESS
5 7 (46.67%) GitHub
5 7 (46.67%) REST
5 7 (46.67%) JSUnit
5 7 (46.67%) PHPUnit
5 7 (46.67%) Mocha
5 7 (46.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (46.67%) CruiseControl
5 7 (46.67%) Subversion
5 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
5 7 (46.67%) Selenium
5 7 (46.67%) jQuery
5 7 (46.67%) Unit Testing
5 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (46.67%) SOA

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 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (46.67%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) CruiseControl
1 7 (46.67%) JSUnit
1 7 (46.67%) Karma Test Runner
1 7 (46.67%) Mocha
1 7 (46.67%) PhpStorm
1 7 (46.67%) PHPUnit
1 7 (46.67%) Selenium
1 7 (46.67%) Subversion
2 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (73.33%) Applications Developer
2 11 (73.33%) Web Applications Developer
2 11 (73.33%) Web Developer
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (93.33%) CSS
2 14 (93.33%) HTML
3 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 8 (53.33%) AngularJS
4 8 (53.33%) Sass
5 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (46.67%) DOM
5 7 (46.67%) jQuery
5 7 (46.67%) LESS
5 7 (46.67%) REST
5 7 (46.67%) SOAP
6 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
6 2 (13.33%) Ajax
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
7 1 (6.67%) LINQ
7 1 (6.67%) Node.js
7 1 (6.67%) WCF
7 1 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Android
1 4 (26.67%) Apple iOS
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) MVC
2 8 (53.33%) SOLID
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (46.67%) SOA
3 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
3 7 (46.67%) TDD
3 7 (46.67%) Unit Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Android Development
4 4 (26.67%) CRM
4 4 (26.67%) iOS Development
4 4 (26.67%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) API Development
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Development
5 1 (6.67%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (6.67%) OOD
5 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (46.67%) PHP
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) F#
5 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 5 (33.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
6 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) MCSD
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MCPD
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Telerik