The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wilmslow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 22 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 2 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 2.78% 10.43% 7.02%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.09% 34.29% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 4
Average salary £38,777 £41,250 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.99% +79.34%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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 Wilmslow region.

Development Applications Category
Wilmslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
22 35 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 30.56% 30.43% 24.56%
Number of salaries quoted 21 35 14
Average salary £38,777 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.40% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Wilmslow

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) NHibernate
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) Selenium
3 4 (66.67%) WCF
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) JSON
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Castle Windsor
3 4 (66.67%) CSS3
3 4 (66.67%) NServiceBus
3 4 (66.67%) SpecFlow
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (50.00%) Mobile App

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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 (66.67%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
1 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (66.67%) SpecFlow
2 2 (33.33%) FxCop
2 2 (33.33%) StyleCop
3 1 (16.67%) VisualSVN
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) ReSharper
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst Programmer
1 4 (66.67%) Programmer
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Analyst Programmer
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Programmer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Analyst Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) JSON
1 4 (66.67%) WCF
1 4 (66.67%) jQuery
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
1 4 (66.67%) NHibernate
1 4 (66.67%) Castle Windsor
1 4 (66.67%) CSS3
1 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 4 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (33.33%) SignalR
2 2 (33.33%) WebSockets
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (33.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Scrum
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft