The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Altrincham with a requirement for Visual Studio skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
Manchester / Altrincham
Rank 27 13 19
Rank change year-on-year -14 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 1 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Altrincham 1.15% 14.55% 9.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.14% 47.06% 24.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 8
Median salary £50,000 £44,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.63% +0.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Visual Studio is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Altrincham with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Altrincham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 14 17 33
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Altrincham 16.09% 30.91% 40.74%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 33
Median salary £42,500 £27,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.54% -31.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Altrincham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Altrincham citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Altrincham

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Altrincham

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Altrincham

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Altrincham region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) Route 53
2 1 (50.00%) SignalR
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon CloudSearch
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon CloudSearch
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (50.00%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) SignalR
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL