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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 34 40 41
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 4 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 2.01% 4.62% 2.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.71% 18.64% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 5
Average salary £37,250 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.87% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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
70 59 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 35.18% 24.79% 22.28%
Number of salaries quoted 67 40 45
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 March 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 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 13 (81.25%) C#
3 12 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (68.75%) CSS
4 11 (68.75%) HTML
4 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
5 7 (43.75%) Umbraco
6 6 (37.50%) jQuery
6 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (37.50%) Windows
6 6 (37.50%) CMS
7 5 (31.25%) MVC
7 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
7 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
8 4 (25.00%) WCF
8 4 (25.00%) TDD
8 4 (25.00%) Web Development
8 4 (25.00%) BDD
8 4 (25.00%) EPiServer
8 4 (25.00%) SQL
8 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (18.75%) OOP
9 3 (18.75%) OO
9 3 (18.75%) CRM
9 3 (18.75%) IIS
9 3 (18.75%) Finance
9 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 7 (43.75%) Umbraco
2 6 (37.50%) CMS
3 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
4 3 (18.75%) IIS
4 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (12.50%) Sitefinity
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQLite
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) NUnit
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.25%) FxCop
1 1 (6.25%) StyleCop
1 1 (6.25%) Moq
1 1 (6.25%) Gerrit
1 1 (6.25%) WiX
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) C# Developer
3 6 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (31.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
6 2 (12.50%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Software Test Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 12 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (68.75%) CSS
3 11 (68.75%) HTML
4 6 (37.50%) jQuery
5 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
6 4 (25.00%) WCF
7 2 (12.50%) Web Services
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (6.25%) Ninject
8 1 (6.25%) Regular Expression
8 1 (6.25%) XSLT
8 1 (6.25%) WPF
8 1 (6.25%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) MVC
3 4 (25.00%) Web Development
3 4 (25.00%) BDD
3 4 (25.00%) TDD
4 3 (18.75%) OOP
4 3 (18.75%) OO
4 3 (18.75%) CRM
5 2 (12.50%) Content Management
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) B2B
6 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.25%) Change Control
6 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
6 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) EPiServer
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Sitecore
4 1 (6.25%) Xamarin
4 1 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Wonderware
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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