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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 43 66 48
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -18
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 20 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 4.39% 1.42% 3.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.86% 6.98% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 12
Average salary £32,500 £25,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.45% -27.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £23,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,800 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
112 86 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 24.56% 20.28% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 88 79 68
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £40,700 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Warrington

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 48 (97.96%) C#
1 48 (97.96%) .NET
2 46 (93.88%) SQL
3 45 (91.84%) HTML
3 45 (91.84%) ASP.NET
4 44 (89.80%) JavaScript
5 40 (81.63%) CSS
6 39 (79.59%) MVC
7 35 (71.43%) jQuery
8 31 (63.27%) LINQ
8 31 (63.27%) Microsoft
9 30 (61.22%) OO
9 30 (61.22%) Windows
10 29 (59.18%) SOAP
11 28 (57.14%) Web Services
11 28 (57.14%) MySQL
11 28 (57.14%) XHTML
12 27 (55.10%) Ajax
13 23 (46.94%) OOP
14 22 (44.90%) VB.NET
15 19 (38.78%) Microsoft Azure
16 18 (36.73%) Finance
17 12 (24.49%) .NET Framework
18 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
18 11 (22.45%) Software Engineering
19 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
20 6 (12.24%) T-SQL
21 5 (10.20%) Subversion
21 5 (10.20%) C++
21 5 (10.20%) IIS

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 5 (10.20%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (38.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.04%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (57.14%) MySQL
2 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Subversion
2 1 (2.04%) CruiseControl
2 1 (2.04%) Selenium
2 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (36.73%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 42 (85.71%) Developer
2 30 (61.22%) Web Developer
3 23 (46.94%) .NET Developer
4 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (22.45%) .NET Web Developer
6 6 (12.24%) Senior Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Junior Web Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Junior
8 3 (6.12%) Engineering Manager
8 3 (6.12%) Junior Developer
8 3 (6.12%) C# Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Software Manager
8 3 (6.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Software Engineering Manager
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Web Developer
10 1 (2.04%) Tester
10 1 (2.04%) Development Manager
10 1 (2.04%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (97.96%) .NET
2 45 (91.84%) HTML
2 45 (91.84%) ASP.NET
3 40 (81.63%) CSS
4 35 (71.43%) jQuery
5 31 (63.27%) LINQ
6 29 (59.18%) SOAP
7 28 (57.14%) Web Services
7 28 (57.14%) XHTML
8 27 (55.10%) Ajax
9 12 (24.49%) .NET Framework
10 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (8.16%) Silverlight
11 4 (8.16%) XML
11 4 (8.16%) DHTML
12 3 (6.12%) XML-RPC
12 3 (6.12%) REST
13 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 1 (2.04%) WCF
14 1 (2.04%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
1 2 (4.08%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (61.22%) Windows
2 4 (8.16%) Linux
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Phone 8
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Phone
3 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.08%) Android
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (79.59%) MVC
2 30 (61.22%) OO
3 23 (46.94%) OOP
4 11 (22.45%) Software Engineering
5 5 (10.20%) Project Management
6 4 (8.16%) Line Management
7 3 (6.12%) TDD
7 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.12%) Multithreading
8 2 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.04%) CRM
9 1 (2.04%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.04%) Document Management
9 1 (2.04%) Web Development
9 1 (2.04%) Scrum
9 1 (2.04%) Web Design
9 1 (2.04%) Identity Management
9 1 (2.04%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.04%) Cash Management
9 1 (2.04%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (97.96%) C#
2 46 (93.88%) SQL
3 44 (89.80%) JavaScript
4 22 (44.90%) VB.NET
5 6 (12.24%) T-SQL
6 5 (10.20%) C++
7 4 (8.16%) Assembly Language
7 4 (8.16%) VB
7 4 (8.16%) C
8 2 (4.08%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (63.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) Telerik
3 1 (2.04%) Progress
3 1 (2.04%) Orchard
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