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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 35 49 40
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 6 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 3.37% 0.77% 2.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.33% 2.70% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Average salary £40,000 £38,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.57% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £32,850 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £43,650 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
72 74 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 40.45% 28.46% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 68 53 36
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 29 May 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 7 (77.78%) C#
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) CMS
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) jQuery
2 6 (66.67%) Umbraco
3 4 (44.44%) Content Management
3 4 (44.44%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (44.44%) Sitecore
3 4 (44.44%) Sitefinity
3 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
3 4 (44.44%) IIS
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) Web Development
5 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
5 2 (22.22%) BDD
5 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (22.22%) EPiServer
6 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (11.11%) SQLite

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (66.67%) CMS
1 6 (66.67%) Umbraco
2 4 (44.44%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (44.44%) Sitefinity
2 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
2 4 (44.44%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQLite
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) FxCop
2 1 (11.11%) StyleCop
2 1 (11.11%) Moq
2 1 (11.11%) Gerrit
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) WiX
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) NUnit
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
1 7 (77.78%) C# Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Web Developer
2 4 (44.44%) C# Web Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) Ninject
3 1 (11.11%) Regular Expression
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) WCF
3 1 (11.11%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Content Management
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Web Development
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Sitecore
3 2 (22.22%) EPiServer
4 1 (11.11%) Wonderware
4 1 (11.11%) VMware
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