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

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 43 57 30
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -27
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 33 15 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.48% 2.35% 7.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.97% 15.63% 37.86%
Number of salaries quoted 32 12 51
Median salary £46,250 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £52,500 £40,000
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
118 96 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 19.60% 15.02% 19.50%
Number of salaries quoted 112 88 115
Median salary £40,000 £37,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.38% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +10 12 £48,500 +64.40% 1
Stafford +15 11 £31,500 -33.68%
Burton-upon-Trent - 7 £47,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent -9 2 £47,500 +35.71%
Visual Studio
West Midlands

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 57 (96.61%) C#
2 56 (94.92%) .NET
3 45 (76.27%) HTML
4 37 (62.71%) SQL
4 37 (62.71%) ASP.NET
5 34 (57.63%) JavaScript
5 34 (57.63%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (50.85%) .NET Framework
6 30 (50.85%) Microsoft
7 29 (49.15%) MVC
7 29 (49.15%) XML
8 25 (42.37%) CRM
9 24 (40.68%) WCF
9 24 (40.68%) Entity Framework
10 23 (38.98%) HTML5
10 23 (38.98%) ASP.NET Web API
10 23 (38.98%) Team Foundation Server
10 23 (38.98%) Windows
11 22 (37.29%) SOA
11 22 (37.29%) T-SQL
11 22 (37.29%) Dynamics CRM
12 18 (30.51%) jQuery
13 17 (28.81%) SQL Server
13 17 (28.81%) OOD
14 16 (27.12%) BizTalk Server
14 16 (27.12%) VB.NET
14 16 (27.12%) SharePoint
15 15 (25.42%) OOP
15 15 (25.42%) Migration
15 15 (25.42%) WinForms

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 16 (27.12%) BizTalk Server
1 16 (27.12%) SharePoint
2 8 (13.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) MS Office
2 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (37.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (23.73%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (38.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (25.42%) NUnit
3 14 (23.73%) ReSharper
4 13 (22.03%) NSubstitute
5 9 (15.25%) Git (software)
5 9 (15.25%) Moq
6 2 (3.39%) Selenium
7 1 (1.69%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.69%) InstallShield
General
1 9 (15.25%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (11.86%) Games
3 1 (1.69%) Automotive
3 1 (1.69%) Finance
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (96.61%) Developer
2 28 (47.46%) .NET Developer
3 15 (25.42%) C# Developer
4 14 (23.73%) Senior Developer
5 13 (22.03%) Software Developer
6 12 (20.34%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (15.25%) Senior .NET Developer
7 9 (15.25%) Web Developer
8 8 (13.56%) Applications Developer
9 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 7 (11.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (11.86%) HTML Developer
9 7 (11.86%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (11.86%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (11.86%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 7 (11.86%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 7 (11.86%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (11.86%) Senior C# Developer
9 7 (11.86%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (94.92%) .NET
2 45 (76.27%) HTML
3 37 (62.71%) ASP.NET
4 30 (50.85%) .NET Framework
5 29 (49.15%) XML
6 24 (40.68%) Entity Framework
6 24 (40.68%) WCF
7 23 (38.98%) ASP.NET Web API
7 23 (38.98%) HTML5
8 18 (30.51%) jQuery
9 15 (25.42%) LINQ
9 15 (25.42%) WinForms
10 14 (23.73%) REST
11 13 (22.03%) ADO.NET
11 13 (22.03%) Ajax
11 13 (22.03%) Ninject
11 13 (22.03%) XSD
12 12 (20.34%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (20.34%) KnockoutJS
12 12 (20.34%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Inversion of Control
1 13 (22.03%) N-Tier
2 9 (15.25%) Mobile App
2 9 (15.25%) NHS
2 9 (15.25%) PMI
3 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.69%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (1.69%) iPad
4 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.69%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.98%) Windows
2 12 (20.34%) Android
3 10 (16.95%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (57.63%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (49.15%) MVC
3 25 (42.37%) CRM
4 22 (37.29%) SOA
5 17 (28.81%) OOD
6 15 (25.42%) Migration
6 15 (25.42%) OOP
7 14 (23.73%) Scrum
7 14 (23.73%) Unit Testing
8 13 (22.03%) Dependency Injection
9 11 (18.64%) Web Development
10 10 (16.95%) TDD
11 8 (13.56%) Android Development
11 8 (13.56%) iOS Development
11 8 (13.56%) Workflow
12 5 (8.47%) Responsive Web Design
13 4 (6.78%) Mobile Development
13 4 (6.78%) OO
13 4 (6.78%) OOA/OOD
13 4 (6.78%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 57 (96.61%) C#
2 37 (62.71%) SQL
3 34 (57.63%) JavaScript
4 22 (37.29%) T-SQL
5 16 (27.12%) VB.NET
6 13 (22.03%) F#
6 13 (22.03%) XAML
7 3 (5.08%) Java
8 2 (3.39%) C
8 2 (3.39%) C++
8 2 (3.39%) PHP
8 2 (3.39%) Ruby
9 1 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) SC Cleared
1 11 (18.64%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.25%) PMI Certification
3 5 (8.47%) MCSD
3 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.69%) Degree
4 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 30 (50.85%) Microsoft
2 14 (23.73%) DevExpress
3 5 (8.47%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.39%) Apple
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
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