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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 27 22 38
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 9 21 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 5.39% 12.57% 1.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.68% 36.21% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 4
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +48.14%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
38 58 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 22.75% 34.73% 30.58%
Number of salaries quoted 37 50 61
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £31,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 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 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 14 (58.33%) C#
2 14 (58.33%) .NET
2 14 (58.33%) Windows
3 13 (54.17%) C++
3 13 (54.17%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET
6 10 (41.67%) Mentoring
6 10 (41.67%) People Management
7 9 (37.50%) SDLC
8 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 8 (33.33%) HTML
8 8 (33.33%) CSS
9 7 (29.17%) N-Tier
9 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
9 7 (29.17%) ATL
9 7 (29.17%) iPad
10 6 (25.00%) Unit Testing
10 6 (25.00%) Multithreading
10 6 (25.00%) Scrum
10 6 (25.00%) MVC
10 6 (25.00%) SQL
10 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
10 6 (25.00%) Multithreaded Programming
11 5 (20.83%) Web Services
12 4 (16.67%) VB
12 4 (16.67%) Web Design
12 4 (16.67%) jQuery

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 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) Selenium
2 1 (4.17%) Subversion
2 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (29.17%) C++ Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Lead Developer
4 6 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (25.00%) C# Developer
5 4 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Development Manager
5 4 (16.67%) Software Developer
6 3 (12.50%) C++ Team Leader
6 3 (12.50%) Development Team Leader
6 3 (12.50%) Team Leader
7 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Lead .NET Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Lead C# Developer
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) .NET
2 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET
3 8 (33.33%) CSS
3 8 (33.33%) HTML
4 7 (29.17%) ATL
5 5 (20.83%) Web Services
6 4 (16.67%) Ajax
6 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (16.67%) CSS3
6 4 (16.67%) HTML5
6 4 (16.67%) jQuery
6 4 (16.67%) REST
7 3 (12.50%) RESTful
7 3 (12.50%) WCF
8 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
8 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
8 1 (4.17%) NHibernate
8 1 (4.17%) Spring
8 1 (4.17%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (29.17%) iPad
2 7 (29.17%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Mac OS X
2 3 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) Software Engineering
3 10 (41.67%) Mentoring
3 10 (41.67%) People Management
4 9 (37.50%) SDLC
5 6 (25.00%) Multithreaded Programming
5 6 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 6 (25.00%) MVC
5 6 (25.00%) Scrum
5 6 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Web Design
7 2 (8.33%) Web Development
8 1 (4.17%) CRM
8 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (4.17%) ITIL
8 1 (4.17%) Process Management
8 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) C#
2 13 (54.17%) C++
3 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 6 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (16.67%) VB
5 4 (16.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft