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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 53 61 38
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -23
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 22 16 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.22% 2.43% 7.07%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.00% 16.33% 32.28%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 46
Median salary £43,750 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
100 98 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 14.62% 14.89% 21.91%
Number of salaries quoted 98 92 130
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,600 £24,000
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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +1 7 £48,500 +64.40%
Stafford +13 5 £31,500 -33.68%
Burton-upon-Trent -8 5 £47,500 +58.33%
Stoke-on-Trent -11 3 £45,000 +25.00% 1
Visual Studio
West Midlands

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 50 (96.15%) C#
1 50 (96.15%) .NET
2 39 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 37 (71.15%) HTML
4 32 (61.54%) WCF
5 31 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (59.62%) SQL
6 28 (53.85%) .NET Framework
7 27 (51.92%) XML
7 27 (51.92%) ASP.NET Web API
8 26 (50.00%) SOA
8 26 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 25 (48.08%) JavaScript
10 24 (46.15%) NUnit
11 23 (44.23%) ReSharper
11 23 (44.23%) Windows
11 23 (44.23%) MVC
11 23 (44.23%) Entity Framework
11 23 (44.23%) REST
12 22 (42.31%) HTML5
12 22 (42.31%) T-SQL
13 21 (40.38%) Microsoft
14 19 (36.54%) SQL Server
14 19 (36.54%) OOP
15 18 (34.62%) OOD
15 18 (34.62%) Migration
15 18 (34.62%) LINQ
15 18 (34.62%) WinForms
16 17 (32.69%) Unit Testing
17 16 (30.77%) DevExpress

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 9 (17.31%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Office
2 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) HTTP
1 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (36.54%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 7 (13.46%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (13.46%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (46.15%) NUnit
3 23 (44.23%) ReSharper
4 16 (30.77%) NSubstitute
5 11 (21.15%) Moq
6 8 (15.38%) Selenium
7 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
8 3 (5.77%) CruiseControl
General
1 7 (13.46%) Games
2 5 (9.62%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (5.77%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Automotive
4 1 (1.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 50 (96.15%) Developer
2 29 (55.77%) .NET Developer
3 15 (28.85%) Software Developer
4 12 (23.08%) C# Developer
5 11 (21.15%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (17.31%) Senior Developer
7 6 (11.54%) .NET Software Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Web Developer
8 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (9.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (9.62%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Applications Developer
9 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 4 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Programmer
9 4 (7.69%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (96.15%) .NET
2 39 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 37 (71.15%) HTML
4 32 (61.54%) WCF
5 28 (53.85%) .NET Framework
6 27 (51.92%) ASP.NET Web API
6 27 (51.92%) XML
7 23 (44.23%) Entity Framework
7 23 (44.23%) REST
8 22 (42.31%) HTML5
9 18 (34.62%) LINQ
9 18 (34.62%) WinForms
10 16 (30.77%) ADO.NET
10 16 (30.77%) Ajax
10 16 (30.77%) Ninject
10 16 (30.77%) XSD
11 13 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (25.00%) jQuery
12 9 (17.31%) CSS
13 8 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.77%) Inversion of Control
1 16 (30.77%) N-Tier
2 5 (9.62%) Mobile App
2 5 (9.62%) NHS
2 5 (9.62%) PMI
3 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) iPad
4 1 (1.92%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.92%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 23 (44.23%) Windows
2 8 (15.38%) Android
3 6 (11.54%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (50.00%) SOA
3 23 (44.23%) MVC
4 19 (36.54%) OOP
5 18 (34.62%) Migration
5 18 (34.62%) OOD
6 17 (32.69%) Unit Testing
7 16 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
8 13 (25.00%) CRM
9 10 (19.23%) Scrum
10 7 (13.46%) TDD
11 6 (11.54%) Web Development
12 5 (9.62%) Responsive Web Design
12 5 (9.62%) SDLC
13 4 (7.69%) Android Development
13 4 (7.69%) iOS Development
13 4 (7.69%) OO
13 4 (7.69%) Workflow
14 3 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
15 2 (3.85%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 50 (96.15%) C#
2 31 (59.62%) SQL
3 25 (48.08%) JavaScript
4 22 (42.31%) T-SQL
5 16 (30.77%) XAML
6 15 (28.85%) VB.NET
7 7 (13.46%) F#
8 3 (5.77%) C++
8 3 (5.77%) Java
8 3 (5.77%) VB
9 2 (3.85%) C
9 2 (3.85%) PHP
9 2 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) PMI Certification
1 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
1 5 (9.62%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.77%) MCSD
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.92%) Degree
3 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 21 (40.38%) Microsoft
2 16 (30.77%) DevExpress
3 5 (9.62%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.85%) Apple
5 1 (1.92%) Twitter
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago