The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 3.29% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 18.52% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £32,500 - -
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 Belfast with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Belfast
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 27 20 29
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 17.76% 15.15% 22.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 11
Median salary £53,000 £26,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +103.84% -31.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £42,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast 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 Belfast

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Belfast

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Belfast

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Belfast over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Belfast

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 10 (71.43%) .NET
1 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 7 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) VB.NET
4 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) C#
4 5 (35.71%) VB
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) Change Control
5 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
5 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle
5 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
6 3 (21.43%) CSS
6 3 (21.43%) Adobe
6 3 (21.43%) Intranet
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (21.43%) Front End Development
6 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (21.43%) jQuery
6 3 (21.43%) CMS

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 3 (21.43%) ArcGIS
1 3 (21.43%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.14%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) .NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Software Developer
4 4 (28.57%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
1 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 7 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
4 4 (28.57%) XML
5 3 (21.43%) CSS
5 3 (21.43%) jQuery
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
6 1 (7.14%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Smart Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
2 4 (28.57%) Change Control
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Front End Development
3 3 (21.43%) Web Development
4 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.14%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (7.14%) Data Management
5 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.14%) EAM
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) VB.NET
3 5 (35.71%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) VB
4 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) Adobe
3 3 (21.43%) ESRI
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago