The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 35 35 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 12 3 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 5.00% 1.63% 12.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.43% 18.75% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 24
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Visual Studio
Manchester

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

Development Applications Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
56 16 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 23.33% 8.70% 31.47%
Number of salaries quoted 51 14 61
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,250 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £37,500 £36,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Stockport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Stockport

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio.

1 24 (92.31%) .NET
2 21 (80.77%) ASP.NET
3 17 (65.38%) CSS
3 17 (65.38%) HTML
3 17 (65.38%) C#
4 16 (61.54%) SQL Server
4 16 (61.54%) Windows
5 13 (50.00%) Web Services
6 11 (42.31%) jQuery
6 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
7 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (38.46%) XSLT
7 10 (38.46%) Umbraco
8 9 (34.62%) SharePoint
8 9 (34.62%) CMS
8 9 (34.62%) OO
9 8 (30.77%) SQL
9 8 (30.77%) MVC
10 7 (26.92%) OOP
10 7 (26.92%) Photoshop
10 7 (26.92%) IIS
10 7 (26.92%) HTML5
11 6 (23.08%) .NET Framework
11 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
12 5 (19.23%) Adobe
12 5 (19.23%) Sitecore
12 5 (19.23%) Adobe Illustrator
12 5 (19.23%) OOD
12 5 (19.23%) SEO
12 5 (19.23%) Content Management

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (38.46%) Umbraco
2 9 (34.62%) SharePoint
2 9 (34.62%) CMS
3 7 (26.92%) IIS
4 5 (19.23%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (19.23%) Sitefinity
5 4 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Photoshop
2 5 (19.23%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Subversion
1 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
1 5 (19.23%) Mercurial
2 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.69%) Selenium
3 2 (7.69%) JUnit
3 2 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 2 (7.69%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (7.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.69%) NUnit
4 1 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (3.85%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Back Office
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) C# Developer
2 11 (42.31%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (38.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (34.62%) .NET Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Web Developer
5 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (19.23%) .NET Web Developer
5 5 (19.23%) C# Web Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Umbraco Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Architect
7 2 (7.69%) UI Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior UI Developer
7 2 (7.69%) UI Programmer
7 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Hardware Test Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Agile C# Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (92.31%) .NET
2 21 (80.77%) ASP.NET
3 17 (65.38%) CSS
3 17 (65.38%) HTML
4 13 (50.00%) Web Services
5 11 (42.31%) jQuery
6 10 (38.46%) XSLT
7 7 (26.92%) HTML5
8 6 (23.08%) .NET Framework
9 5 (19.23%) XHTML
9 5 (19.23%) Razor View Engine
10 4 (15.38%) XML
11 3 (11.54%) WCF
12 2 (7.69%) WinForms
12 2 (7.69%) Backbone.js
12 2 (7.69%) CSS3
12 2 (7.69%) RESTful
12 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1 (3.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.69%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) OO
3 8 (30.77%) MVC
4 7 (26.92%) OOP
5 5 (19.23%) SEO
5 5 (19.23%) OOD
5 5 (19.23%) Content Management
6 4 (15.38%) Web Development
6 4 (15.38%) TDD
6 4 (15.38%) BDD
6 4 (15.38%) CRM
7 3 (11.54%) Scrum
7 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
8 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.69%) Communications Security
8 2 (7.69%) Validation
9 1 (3.85%) B2B
9 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) C#
2 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
3 8 (30.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) MCP
3 1 (3.85%) HND
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) Adobe
2 5 (19.23%) Sitecore
3 4 (15.38%) EPiServer
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) VMware
5 1 (3.85%) Xamarin
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