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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 35 45 26
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -19
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 41 20 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 6.65% 3.70% 7.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.06% 20.83% 44.07%
Number of salaries quoted 40 18 49
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £21,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
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
124 96 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 20.10% 17.78% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 111 86 107
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £47,050 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 10 December 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 10 December 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
Stafford - 11 £37,500 -
Lichfield +2 10 £48,500 +38.57%
Burton-upon-Trent - 10 £45,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent -12 5 £47,500 +31.03%
Tamworth - 3 £35,000 - 1
Visual Studio
West Midlands

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 10 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 76 (96.20%) C#
1 76 (96.20%) .NET
2 64 (81.01%) MVC
3 57 (72.15%) HTML
3 57 (72.15%) JavaScript
4 56 (70.89%) Microsoft
5 49 (62.03%) SQL
6 48 (60.76%) ASP.NET
7 47 (59.49%) CRM
7 47 (59.49%) Agile Software Development
8 44 (55.70%) Dynamics CRM
9 34 (43.04%) .NET Framework
9 34 (43.04%) SOA
10 32 (40.51%) SharePoint
11 30 (37.97%) TDD
12 29 (36.71%) BizTalk Server
12 29 (36.71%) XML
12 29 (36.71%) ASP.NET MVC
13 27 (34.18%) AngularJS
14 26 (32.91%) SQL Server
14 26 (32.91%) Entity Framework
15 25 (31.65%) KnockoutJS
15 25 (31.65%) Microsoft Azure
16 23 (29.11%) jQuery
17 22 (27.85%) CSS
17 22 (27.85%) MS Office
17 22 (27.85%) Scrum
18 21 (26.58%) ASP.NET Web API
18 21 (26.58%) SharePoint Server
18 21 (26.58%) Git (software)

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 32 (40.51%) SharePoint
2 29 (36.71%) BizTalk Server
3 21 (26.58%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 22 (27.85%) MS Office
2 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 44 (55.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (31.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (8.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) Internet
2 1 (1.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (32.91%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.86%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (8.86%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.27%) OLAP
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (26.58%) Git (software)
2 19 (24.05%) Moq
3 11 (13.92%) Subversion
4 9 (11.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (8.86%) CruiseControl
5 7 (8.86%) JSUnit
5 7 (8.86%) Karma Test Runner
5 7 (8.86%) Mocha
5 7 (8.86%) PhpStorm
5 7 (8.86%) PHPUnit
5 7 (8.86%) Selenium
6 4 (5.06%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.53%) InstallShield
8 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 21 (26.58%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (8.86%) Finance
3 4 (5.06%) Games
4 1 (1.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 75 (94.94%) Developer
2 30 (37.97%) Senior Developer
3 27 (34.18%) .NET Developer
4 25 (31.65%) C# Developer
5 23 (29.11%) Web Developer
6 22 (27.85%) C# .NET Developer
7 21 (26.58%) ASP.NET Developer
7 21 (26.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 20 (25.32%) HTML Developer
8 20 (25.32%) Senior .NET Developer
9 19 (24.05%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 19 (24.05%) JavaScript Developer
9 19 (24.05%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 19 (24.05%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 19 (24.05%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 19 (24.05%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
9 19 (24.05%) Senior C# Developer
9 19 (24.05%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 17 (21.52%) Applications Developer
10 17 (21.52%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (96.20%) .NET
2 57 (72.15%) HTML
3 48 (60.76%) ASP.NET
4 34 (43.04%) .NET Framework
5 29 (36.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 29 (36.71%) XML
6 27 (34.18%) AngularJS
7 26 (32.91%) Entity Framework
8 25 (31.65%) KnockoutJS
9 23 (29.11%) jQuery
10 22 (27.85%) CSS
11 21 (26.58%) ASP.NET Web API
12 20 (25.32%) HTML5
13 18 (22.78%) WCF
13 18 (22.78%) Web Services
14 9 (11.39%) SOAP
15 8 (10.13%) Sass
15 8 (10.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 7 (8.86%) LESS
16 7 (8.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.58%) NHS
1 21 (26.58%) PMI
2 10 (12.66%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.53%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.27%) Life Science
4 1 (1.27%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.46%) Android
2 10 (12.66%) Apple iOS
2 10 (12.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (81.01%) MVC
2 47 (59.49%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (59.49%) CRM
3 34 (43.04%) SOA
4 30 (37.97%) TDD
5 22 (27.85%) Scrum
6 20 (25.32%) Workflow
7 18 (22.78%) Web Development
8 11 (13.92%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (13.92%) Software Engineering
9 10 (12.66%) Android Development
9 10 (12.66%) iOS Development
10 9 (11.39%) Unit Testing
11 8 (10.13%) SOLID
12 7 (8.86%) Continuous Delivery
13 5 (6.33%) Mobile Development
13 5 (6.33%) OO
13 5 (6.33%) OOA/OOD
13 5 (6.33%) OOD
13 5 (6.33%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 76 (96.20%) C#
2 57 (72.15%) JavaScript
3 49 (62.03%) SQL
4 19 (24.05%) VB.NET
5 15 (18.99%) F#
6 11 (13.92%) T-SQL
7 7 (8.86%) PHP
8 4 (5.06%) VB
8 4 (5.06%) VB6
9 2 (2.53%) C
9 2 (2.53%) C++
9 2 (2.53%) Java
10 1 (1.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (26.58%) PMI Certification
2 18 (22.78%) SC Cleared
2 18 (22.78%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.33%) MCSD
3 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 56 (70.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.33%) Xamarin
3 3 (3.80%) Apple
4 2 (2.53%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.27%) Logi Analytics
5 1 (1.27%) Sage
5 1 (1.27%) Telerik
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + pension + holidays
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