The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 32 54 33
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -21
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 46 19 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 8.17% 3.17% 7.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.58% 18.45% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 45 15 52
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Visual Studio
West Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
137 103 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 24.33% 17.17% 18.06%
Number of salaries quoted 127 91 108
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lichfield +7 16 £48,500 +38.57%
Stafford +16 15 £31,500 -33.68%
Burton-upon-Trent - 7 £47,500 -
Tamworth +8 3 £35,000 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent -7 2 £45,000 +56.52%
Visual Studio
West Midlands

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 64 (95.52%) C#
1 64 (95.52%) .NET
2 51 (76.12%) HTML
3 47 (70.15%) MVC
4 46 (68.66%) JavaScript
5 44 (65.67%) ASP.NET
6 42 (62.69%) Microsoft
7 41 (61.19%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (58.21%) SQL
9 33 (49.25%) .NET Framework
10 32 (47.76%) CRM
11 29 (43.28%) Dynamics CRM
12 28 (41.79%) XML
13 26 (38.81%) Entity Framework
14 24 (35.82%) SQL Server
14 24 (35.82%) SOA
15 23 (34.33%) ASP.NET MVC
16 22 (32.84%) WCF
17 21 (31.34%) TDD
17 21 (31.34%) BizTalk Server
17 21 (31.34%) SharePoint
17 21 (31.34%) ASP.NET Web API
18 20 (29.85%) Scrum
18 20 (29.85%) jQuery
19 19 (28.36%) KnockoutJS
19 19 (28.36%) HTML5
19 19 (28.36%) Microsoft Azure
20 17 (25.37%) VB.NET
20 17 (25.37%) CSS
21 16 (23.88%) Team Foundation Server

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 21 (31.34%) BizTalk Server
1 21 (31.34%) SharePoint
2 14 (20.90%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (22.39%) MS Office
2 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 29 (43.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (28.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.97%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) Internet
2 1 (1.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (35.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.96%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (8.96%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.49%) OLAP
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (23.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (20.90%) Git (software)
2 14 (20.90%) Moq
3 8 (11.94%) Subversion
4 7 (10.45%) NUnit
5 6 (8.96%) ReSharper
5 6 (8.96%) Selenium
6 5 (7.46%) CruiseControl
6 5 (7.46%) NSubstitute
7 4 (5.97%) JSUnit
7 4 (5.97%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (5.97%) Mocha
7 4 (5.97%) PhpStorm
7 4 (5.97%) PHPUnit
7 4 (5.97%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.99%) InstallShield
9 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (20.90%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (8.96%) Games
3 5 (7.46%) Finance
4 1 (1.49%) Automotive
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 64 (95.52%) Developer
2 27 (40.30%) .NET Developer
3 22 (32.84%) C# Developer
4 20 (29.85%) Senior Developer
5 19 (28.36%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (22.39%) Software Developer
7 14 (20.90%) ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (20.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (20.90%) Senior .NET Developer
7 14 (20.90%) Web Developer
8 13 (19.40%) HTML Developer
9 12 (17.91%) Applications Developer
9 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 12 (17.91%) JavaScript Developer
9 12 (17.91%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (17.91%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 12 (17.91%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 12 (17.91%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (17.91%) Senior C# Developer
9 12 (17.91%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (95.52%) .NET
2 51 (76.12%) HTML
3 44 (65.67%) ASP.NET
4 33 (49.25%) .NET Framework
5 28 (41.79%) XML
6 26 (38.81%) Entity Framework
7 23 (34.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (32.84%) WCF
9 21 (31.34%) ASP.NET Web API
10 20 (29.85%) jQuery
11 19 (28.36%) HTML5
11 19 (28.36%) KnockoutJS
12 17 (25.37%) CSS
13 16 (23.88%) AngularJS
14 14 (20.90%) Web Services
15 10 (14.93%) LINQ
15 10 (14.93%) REST
16 9 (13.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 7 (10.45%) WinForms
18 6 (8.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.90%) NHS
1 14 (20.90%) PMI
2 7 (10.45%) Mobile App
3 6 (8.96%) N-Tier
4 5 (7.46%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (2.99%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.99%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.49%) iPad
6 1 (1.49%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.40%) Windows
2 10 (14.93%) Android
3 8 (11.94%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (70.15%) MVC
2 41 (61.19%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (47.76%) CRM
4 24 (35.82%) SOA
5 21 (31.34%) TDD
6 20 (29.85%) Scrum
7 13 (19.40%) Workflow
8 12 (17.91%) Unit Testing
8 12 (17.91%) Web Development
9 10 (14.93%) OOD
10 9 (13.43%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (10.45%) Android Development
11 7 (10.45%) iOS Development
11 7 (10.45%) Migration
11 7 (10.45%) Software Engineering
12 6 (8.96%) OO
12 6 (8.96%) OOP
12 6 (8.96%) Responsive Web Design
13 5 (7.46%) Mobile Development
13 5 (7.46%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 64 (95.52%) C#
2 46 (68.66%) JavaScript
3 39 (58.21%) SQL
4 17 (25.37%) VB.NET
5 12 (17.91%) F#
5 12 (17.91%) T-SQL
6 5 (7.46%) VB
6 5 (7.46%) XAML
7 4 (5.97%) PHP
7 4 (5.97%) VB6
8 2 (2.99%) C
8 2 (2.99%) C++
8 2 (2.99%) Java
9 1 (1.49%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (22.39%) SC Cleared
1 15 (22.39%) Security Cleared
2 14 (20.90%) PMI Certification
3 5 (7.46%) MCSD
3 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.99%) Degree
5 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 42 (62.69%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.45%) DevExpress
3 6 (8.96%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.99%) Apple
5 1 (1.49%) Logi Analytics
5 1 (1.49%) Sage
5 1 (1.49%) Telerik
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday