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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 27 41 32
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 7 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 4.38% 0.52% 5.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.46% 1.89% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 10
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £25,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
52 53 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 32.50% 27.75% 12.83%
Number of salaries quoted 49 48 22
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

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 31 July 2015, 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 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) MVC
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
2 7 (63.64%) CSS
2 7 (63.64%) jQuery
3 6 (54.55%) Umbraco
3 6 (54.55%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (54.55%) Sitecore
3 6 (54.55%) Content Management
3 6 (54.55%) Sitefinity
3 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 6 (54.55%) IIS
3 6 (54.55%) CMS
4 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) ATL
6 2 (18.18%) N-Tier
6 2 (18.18%) C++
6 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
6 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 6 (54.55%) IIS
1 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
1 6 (54.55%) CMS
1 6 (54.55%) Umbraco
1 6 (54.55%) Sitecore CMS
1 6 (54.55%) Sitefinity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Web Developer
2 6 (54.55%) C# Developer
2 6 (54.55%) C# Web Developer
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Software Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
1 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
1 7 (63.64%) CSS
1 7 (63.64%) jQuery
2 2 (18.18%) ATL
3 1 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) WinForms
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
3 1 (9.09%) WCF
3 1 (9.09%) LINQ
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) N-Tier
1 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) MVC
2 6 (54.55%) Content Management
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
3 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Sitecore
Stockport, Cheshire
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