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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 32 27 35
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 5 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 2.76% 10.00% 3.83%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.64% 28.79% 15.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 9
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
47 66 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 25.97% 34.74% 24.68%
Number of salaries quoted 45 58 55
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,500 £52,500
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 Stockport

The demand trend of job ads across the Stockport 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 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 24 January 2017, 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (68.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (68.00%) Windows
3 16 (64.00%) C++
3 16 (64.00%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (52.00%) Mentoring
4 13 (52.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (48.00%) .NET
5 12 (48.00%) People Management
6 11 (44.00%) C#
7 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
7 9 (36.00%) Scrum
7 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
7 9 (36.00%) Unit Testing
7 9 (36.00%) Multithreading
7 9 (36.00%) SDLC
7 9 (36.00%) Multithreaded Programming
8 8 (32.00%) N-Tier
8 8 (32.00%) ATL
9 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
9 7 (28.00%) iPad
10 6 (24.00%) CSS
10 6 (24.00%) HTML
10 6 (24.00%) SQL
10 6 (24.00%) MVC
11 5 (20.00%) Web Services
12 4 (16.00%) Hibernate
12 4 (16.00%) REST
12 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (16.00%) Selenium

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (52.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (16.00%) Selenium
3 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.00%) Subversion
4 1 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (8.00%) Automotive
1 2 (8.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) C++ Developer
3 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) C++ Team Leader
4 4 (16.00%) Development Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Development Team Leader
4 4 (16.00%) Team Leader
5 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) .NET
2 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (32.00%) ATL
4 6 (24.00%) CSS
4 6 (24.00%) HTML
5 5 (20.00%) Web Services
6 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (16.00%) Hibernate
6 4 (16.00%) NHibernate
6 4 (16.00%) REST
7 3 (12.00%) Spring
7 3 (12.00%) Spring.NET
7 3 (12.00%) WCF
8 2 (8.00%) Ajax
8 2 (8.00%) CSS3
8 2 (8.00%) HTML5
8 2 (8.00%) jQuery
9 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
9 1 (4.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (64.00%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (32.00%) N-Tier
3 7 (28.00%) iPad
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (12.00%) Unix
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (68.00%) Software Engineering
3 13 (52.00%) Mentoring
4 12 (48.00%) People Management
5 9 (36.00%) Multithreaded Programming
5 9 (36.00%) Multithreading
5 9 (36.00%) Scrum
5 9 (36.00%) SDLC
5 9 (36.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (24.00%) MVC
7 4 (16.00%) TDD
8 3 (12.00%) API Design
8 3 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (12.00%) Web Design
9 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Web Development
10 1 (4.00%) CRM
10 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (4.00%) Process Management
10 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) C++
2 11 (44.00%) C#
3 6 (24.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) VB
5 2 (8.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
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