The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 38 42 47
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 29 25 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 6.46% 5.40% 4.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.97% 24.04% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 24 25 22
Average salary £31,250 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £36,500 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
Visual Studio
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warrington region.

Development Applications Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
121 104 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 26.95% 22.46% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 105 96 79
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 November 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Warrington

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 71 (100.00%) .NET
2 68 (95.77%) C#
3 66 (92.96%) SQL
4 59 (83.10%) ASP.NET
5 58 (81.69%) HTML
6 55 (77.46%) JavaScript
7 53 (74.65%) CSS
8 50 (70.42%) Microsoft
9 45 (63.38%) Web Services
10 44 (61.97%) jQuery
11 41 (57.75%) SOAP
12 40 (56.34%) Windows
13 39 (54.93%) MVC
14 37 (52.11%) LINQ
15 35 (49.30%) Ajax
16 32 (45.07%) XHTML
16 32 (45.07%) SQL Server
17 30 (42.25%) OO
18 29 (40.85%) MySQL
19 28 (39.44%) VB.NET
20 25 (35.21%) OOP
21 22 (30.99%) MS Excel
22 21 (29.58%) T-SQL
22 21 (29.58%) Finance
22 21 (29.58%) Microsoft Azure
23 20 (28.17%) .NET Framework
24 17 (23.94%) XML
25 15 (21.13%) Software Engineering
26 12 (16.90%) Retail
27 11 (15.49%) Apple iOS

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 4 (5.63%) IIS
2 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (30.99%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) Fireworks
2 2 (2.82%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 21 (29.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (45.07%) SQL Server
2 29 (40.85%) MySQL
3 8 (11.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Eclipse
1 2 (2.82%) Subversion
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.41%) CruiseControl
General
1 21 (29.58%) Finance
2 12 (16.90%) Retail
3 3 (4.23%) Marketing
4 1 (1.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 65 (91.55%) Developer
2 32 (45.07%) .NET Developer
3 31 (43.66%) Web Developer
4 20 (28.17%) ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (16.90%) C# Developer
5 12 (16.90%) .NET Web Developer
5 12 (16.90%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (11.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Junior
8 4 (5.63%) Junior Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Software Manager
9 3 (4.23%) Junior Web Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Engineering Manager
10 2 (2.82%) Graduate
10 2 (2.82%) Senior Web Developer
10 2 (2.82%) Systems Developer
10 2 (2.82%) SQL Developer
10 2 (2.82%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (100.00%) .NET
2 59 (83.10%) ASP.NET
3 58 (81.69%) HTML
4 53 (74.65%) CSS
5 45 (63.38%) Web Services
6 44 (61.97%) jQuery
7 41 (57.75%) SOAP
8 37 (52.11%) LINQ
9 35 (49.30%) Ajax
10 32 (45.07%) XHTML
11 20 (28.17%) .NET Framework
12 17 (23.94%) XML
13 9 (12.68%) XML-RPC
13 9 (12.68%) REST
14 5 (7.04%) WinForms
14 5 (7.04%) JSON
15 4 (5.63%) DHTML
15 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC
15 4 (5.63%) Silverlight
16 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.82%) Life Science
3 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 40 (56.34%) Windows
2 11 (15.49%) Apple iOS
3 7 (9.86%) Windows Phone 8
3 7 (9.86%) Windows Phone
3 7 (9.86%) Android
4 4 (5.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (54.93%) MVC
2 30 (42.25%) OO
3 25 (35.21%) OOP
4 15 (21.13%) Software Engineering
5 10 (14.08%) Project Management
6 9 (12.68%) Multithreading
7 7 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (7.04%) User Stories
9 4 (5.63%) iOS Development
9 4 (5.63%) Line Management
9 4 (5.63%) Data Analysis
9 4 (5.63%) Unit Testing
9 4 (5.63%) TDD
9 4 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (4.23%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.23%) Web Development
11 2 (2.82%) Refactoring
11 2 (2.82%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (2.82%) Pair Programming
11 2 (2.82%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 68 (95.77%) C#
2 66 (92.96%) SQL
3 55 (77.46%) JavaScript
4 28 (39.44%) VB.NET
5 21 (29.58%) T-SQL
6 5 (7.04%) C++
7 4 (5.63%) C
7 4 (5.63%) VB
7 4 (5.63%) Assembly Language
8 2 (2.82%) Embedded C++
8 2 (2.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (2.82%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.68%) QA
Vendors
1 50 (70.42%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.86%) Telerik
3 2 (2.82%) Google
3 2 (2.82%) Adobe
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle
Warrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: generous benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago