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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 36 35 58
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +23
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 29 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 6.44% 5.28% 2.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.64% 26.67% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 25 20 14
Average salary £32,500 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £26,150 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
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
134 75 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 29.78% 19.79% 11.30%
Number of salaries quoted 115 72 60
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 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%

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 20 October 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Warrington

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 62 (95.38%) C#
3 61 (93.85%) SQL
4 48 (73.85%) ASP.NET
5 47 (72.31%) HTML
5 47 (72.31%) Microsoft
6 44 (67.69%) JavaScript
7 42 (64.62%) CSS
7 42 (64.62%) Web Services
8 38 (58.46%) SOAP
9 37 (56.92%) SQL Server
10 35 (53.85%) Windows
11 34 (52.31%) jQuery
12 27 (41.54%) MS Excel
12 27 (41.54%) T-SQL
12 27 (41.54%) LINQ
12 27 (41.54%) Ajax
13 26 (40.00%) MVC
14 24 (36.92%) .NET Framework
15 23 (35.38%) XHTML
15 23 (35.38%) VB.NET
15 23 (35.38%) XML
16 20 (30.77%) OO
17 19 (29.23%) Finance
17 19 (29.23%) MySQL
17 19 (29.23%) Software Engineering
18 17 (26.15%) OOP
18 17 (26.15%) Microsoft Azure
19 13 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
20 12 (18.46%) Retail

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (6.15%) IIS
2 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (41.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) Fireworks
2 2 (3.08%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 17 (26.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (56.92%) SQL Server
2 19 (29.23%) MySQL
3 8 (12.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.54%) CruiseControl
2 1 (1.54%) Subversion
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (29.23%) Finance
2 12 (18.46%) Retail
3 3 (4.62%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 59 (90.77%) Developer
2 30 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 20 (30.77%) Web Developer
4 19 (29.23%) ASP.NET Developer
5 18 (27.69%) C# Developer
5 18 (27.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (16.92%) .NET Web Developer
7 8 (12.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (10.77%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Junior
9 3 (4.62%) Engineering Manager
9 3 (4.62%) Junior Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Software Manager
10 2 (3.08%) Junior C# Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Junior .NET Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Graduate Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Junior Web Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Graduate
10 2 (3.08%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 48 (73.85%) ASP.NET
3 47 (72.31%) HTML
4 42 (64.62%) CSS
4 42 (64.62%) Web Services
5 38 (58.46%) SOAP
6 34 (52.31%) jQuery
7 27 (41.54%) LINQ
7 27 (41.54%) Ajax
8 24 (36.92%) .NET Framework
9 23 (35.38%) XML
9 23 (35.38%) XHTML
10 11 (16.92%) JSON
11 9 (13.85%) XML-RPC
11 9 (13.85%) REST
12 5 (7.69%) WinForms
13 4 (6.15%) DHTML
13 4 (6.15%) Silverlight
14 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.08%) Life Science
3 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 35 (53.85%) Windows
2 11 (16.92%) Apple iOS
3 7 (10.77%) Windows Phone 8
3 7 (10.77%) Windows Phone
3 7 (10.77%) Android
4 4 (6.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.00%) MVC
2 20 (30.77%) OO
3 19 (29.23%) Software Engineering
4 17 (26.15%) OOP
5 13 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (16.92%) User Stories
7 10 (15.38%) Project Management
8 9 (13.85%) Multithreading
9 4 (6.15%) Data Analysis
9 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (6.15%) iOS Development
9 4 (6.15%) Line Management
10 3 (4.62%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.62%) TDD
10 3 (4.62%) Web Development
11 2 (3.08%) Refactoring
11 2 (3.08%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (3.08%) BDD
11 2 (3.08%) Pair Programming
11 2 (3.08%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 62 (95.38%) C#
2 61 (93.85%) SQL
3 44 (67.69%) JavaScript
4 27 (41.54%) T-SQL
5 23 (35.38%) VB.NET
6 5 (7.69%) C++
7 4 (6.15%) C
7 4 (6.15%) VB
7 4 (6.15%) Assembly Language
8 2 (3.08%) Embedded C++
8 2 (3.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.85%) QA
Vendors
1 47 (72.31%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.77%) Telerik
3 2 (3.08%) Google
3 2 (3.08%) Adobe
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle
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