The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
Manchester / Wigan
Rank 17 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 2 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 4.35% - 7.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.11% - 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 8
Median salary £32,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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

Development Applications Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 39.13% 25.00% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 13
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,750 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

The demand trend of job ads across the Wigan region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wigan region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) MS Access
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) VBA
2 2 (66.67%) Logistics
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Database Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Database Developer
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Developer
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA