The first table below looks at the demand for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Warrington region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 59 55 46
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 17 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.93% 1.66% 3.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.71% 9.38% 15.46%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 12
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Development Applications Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
124 64 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 21.38% 17.68% 21.90%
Number of salaries quoted 114 46 92
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £44,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Visual Studio
Cheshire

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Warrington region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Warrington

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Warrington

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 24 (82.76%) C#
1 24 (82.76%) .NET
2 23 (79.31%) SQL Server
3 22 (75.86%) SQL
4 16 (55.17%) Web Services
4 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
5 14 (48.28%) T-SQL
6 13 (44.83%) XML
7 11 (37.93%) SOAP
7 11 (37.93%) JSON
7 11 (37.93%) .NET Framework
7 11 (37.93%) User Stories
8 8 (27.59%) Marketing
8 8 (27.59%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (27.59%) MVC
8 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
9 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET
9 7 (24.14%) Web Development
10 6 (20.69%) Windows
10 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
10 6 (20.69%) Java
10 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (17.24%) Pair Programming
11 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
11 5 (17.24%) OOD
11 5 (17.24%) Refactoring
11 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
12 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.79%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.90%) SSL
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (79.31%) SQL Server
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.34%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.90%) InstallShield
General
1 8 (27.59%) Marketing
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Advertising
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) .NET Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Analyst
4 7 (24.14%) C# Developer
4 7 (24.14%) Software Developer
4 7 (24.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (20.69%) Junior
6 4 (13.79%) Software Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Business Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) Junior Business Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) Test Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) Business Systems Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) Programmer
7 3 (10.34%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Junior Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) Junior Systems Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) Junior Business Systems Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) .NET Programmer
8 2 (6.90%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (82.76%) .NET
2 16 (55.17%) Web Services
3 13 (44.83%) XML
4 11 (37.93%) SOAP
4 11 (37.93%) JSON
4 11 (37.93%) .NET Framework
5 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET
6 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (10.34%) HTML
7 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (10.34%) GWT
8 2 (6.90%) jQuery
8 2 (6.90%) WCF
8 2 (6.90%) HTML5
8 2 (6.90%) WinForms
8 2 (6.90%) CSS
9 1 (3.45%) MFC
9 1 (3.45%) MSMQ
9 1 (3.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) Social Media
2 2 (6.90%) EMV
2 2 (6.90%) Smartcard
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) User Stories
2 8 (27.59%) Digital Marketing
2 8 (27.59%) MVC
2 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
3 7 (24.14%) Web Development
4 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.24%) Pair Programming
5 5 (17.24%) OOD
5 5 (17.24%) Refactoring
5 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
6 3 (10.34%) UML
6 3 (10.34%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.34%) Test Strategy
6 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
6 3 (10.34%) BPMN
6 3 (10.34%) Manual Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Display Advertising
7 2 (6.90%) Search Engine Marketing
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) C#
2 22 (75.86%) SQL
3 14 (48.28%) T-SQL
4 6 (20.69%) Java
5 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
6 3 (10.34%) C++
7 2 (6.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Google
3 1 (3.45%) Progress
3 1 (3.45%) Orchard
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