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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 26 34 33
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 14 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 8.86% 3.85% 5.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.59% 35.29% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 14
Average salary £27,250 £44,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.10% +37.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
68 17 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 43.04% 10.90% 22.56%
Number of salaries quoted 63 13 56
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Stockport

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 12 (85.71%) .NET
1 12 (85.71%) Web Services
2 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
3 9 (64.29%) XSLT
4 8 (57.14%) CSS
4 8 (57.14%) HTML
5 7 (50.00%) C#
5 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (50.00%) Photoshop
5 7 (50.00%) jQuery
5 7 (50.00%) HTML5
6 6 (42.86%) IIS
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 6 (42.86%) OO
6 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
7 5 (35.71%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (35.71%) MVC
7 5 (35.71%) CMS
7 5 (35.71%) SEO
7 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (35.71%) Subversion
7 5 (35.71%) Content Management
7 5 (35.71%) Umbraco
7 5 (35.71%) OOD
7 5 (35.71%) XHTML
7 5 (35.71%) Adobe
7 5 (35.71%) Razor View Engine
7 5 (35.71%) Mercurial
7 5 (35.71%) Sitecore CMS

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (42.86%) IIS
1 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 5 (35.71%) CMS
2 5 (35.71%) Umbraco
2 5 (35.71%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (35.71%) Sitefinity
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 5 (35.71%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Subversion
1 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
1 5 (35.71%) Mercurial
2 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (14.29%) Selenium
3 2 (14.29%) JUnit
3 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 2 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (14.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 2 (14.29%) NUnit
4 1 (7.14%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) C# Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Web Developer
3 5 (35.71%) .NET Web Developer
3 5 (35.71%) C# Web Developer
3 5 (35.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Umbraco Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Architect
5 2 (14.29%) UI Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior UI Developer
5 2 (14.29%) UI Programmer
6 1 (7.14%) Firmware Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Hardware Test Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
1 12 (85.71%) Web Services
2 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
3 9 (64.29%) XSLT
4 8 (57.14%) CSS
4 8 (57.14%) HTML
5 7 (50.00%) jQuery
5 7 (50.00%) HTML5
6 5 (35.71%) Razor View Engine
6 5 (35.71%) XHTML
7 4 (28.57%) XML
8 2 (14.29%) WinForms
8 2 (14.29%) Backbone.js
8 2 (14.29%) CSS3
8 2 (14.29%) RESTful
9 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Graphic Design
2 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) OO
2 5 (35.71%) OOD
2 5 (35.71%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) SEO
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Content Management
3 4 (28.57%) OOP
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) Communications Security
5 2 (14.29%) Validation
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) MCP
3 1 (7.14%) HND
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Adobe
2 5 (35.71%) Sitecore
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
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