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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 38 43 64
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +21
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 20 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 5.32% 4.07% 1.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.05% 16.81% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 4
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +28.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,600 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,150 £40,000 £31,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
105 113 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 27.93% 24.20% 20.09%
Number of salaries quoted 104 86 79
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £51,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Warrington

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 30 (71.43%) .NET
2 28 (66.67%) C#
3 25 (59.52%) SQL
4 24 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 22 (52.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (45.24%) Degree
7 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (35.71%) MVC
8 15 (35.71%) ASP.NET
8 15 (35.71%) Windows
9 13 (30.95%) HTML
9 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
9 13 (30.95%) Validation
9 13 (30.95%) Performance Testing
9 13 (30.95%) Test Scripting
9 13 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (30.95%) Test Planning
10 12 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (28.57%) QA
10 12 (28.57%) Scrum
10 12 (28.57%) OO
11 11 (26.19%) CSS
11 11 (26.19%) Finance
11 11 (26.19%) jQuery
11 11 (26.19%) .NET Framework
12 10 (23.81%) Embedded Linux
12 10 (23.81%) Pair Programming
12 10 (23.81%) Software Engineering
12 10 (23.81%) Manual Testing
12 10 (23.81%) Test Automation

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 3 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.76%) Mule
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) Power BI
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (52.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.52%) Subversion
3 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.14%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 10 (23.81%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Developer
2 12 (28.57%) Analyst
3 11 (26.19%) C# Developer
3 11 (26.19%) Test Analyst
4 10 (23.81%) C Software Engineer
4 10 (23.81%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 10 (23.81%) C++ Software Engineer
4 10 (23.81%) Software Engineer
5 8 (19.05%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (16.67%) .NET Developer
6 7 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
7 6 (14.29%) Senior Developer
8 5 (11.90%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (11.90%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (11.90%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 5 (11.90%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 4 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (9.52%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 4 (9.52%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (71.43%) .NET
2 15 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 13 (30.95%) HTML
4 11 (26.19%) .NET Framework
4 11 (26.19%) CSS
4 11 (26.19%) jQuery
5 9 (21.43%) Entity Framework
6 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (9.52%) Ajax
8 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (9.52%) LINQ
8 4 (9.52%) REST
8 4 (9.52%) Web Services
9 3 (7.14%) CSS3
9 3 (7.14%) HTML5
10 2 (4.76%) JSON
10 2 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (4.76%) Modernizr
10 2 (4.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (23.81%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.14%) Chip and PIN
4 3 (7.14%) Contactless
4 3 (7.14%) User Experience
5 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.76%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) Windows
2 10 (23.81%) Embedded Linux
2 10 (23.81%) Linux
2 10 (23.81%) Windows CE
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (35.71%) MVC
3 13 (30.95%) Performance Testing
3 13 (30.95%) Test Planning
3 13 (30.95%) Test Scripting
3 13 (30.95%) Validation
4 12 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (28.57%) OO
4 12 (28.57%) Scrum
5 10 (23.81%) Embedded Software Development
5 10 (23.81%) Manual Testing
5 10 (23.81%) Mentoring
5 10 (23.81%) OOD
5 10 (23.81%) Pair Programming
5 10 (23.81%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (23.81%) Software Engineering
5 10 (23.81%) Test Automation
5 10 (23.81%) UML
6 9 (21.43%) Software Testing
6 9 (21.43%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (66.67%) C#
2 25 (59.52%) SQL
3 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
4 10 (23.81%) C
4 10 (23.81%) C++
4 10 (23.81%) Embedded C
4 10 (23.81%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (45.24%) Degree
2 10 (23.81%) HNC
2 10 (23.81%) HND
3 1 (2.38%) MCITP
3 1 (2.38%) MCPD
3 1 (2.38%) MCTS
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (28.57%) QA
2 10 (23.81%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago