The first table below looks at the demand for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Wigan region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 20 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 1 0 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 1.39% - 19.82%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.69% - 81.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 22
Average salary £30,000 - £25,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Development Applications Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
13 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 18.06% 22.45% 24.32%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 27
Average salary £43,750 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,050 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Visual Studio
Manchester

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Wigan

Visual Studio
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) OOP
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (20.00%) Extranet
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Wigan, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wigan
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Wigan
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago