The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birkenhead 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Merseyside / Birkenhead
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 5 5
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birkenhead - 7.69% 16.67%
As % of the Development Applications category - 100.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £65,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +73.33%  
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 Birkenhead with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Birkenhead
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birkenhead 28.57% 7.69% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Median salary £32,500 £65,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.00% +62.50%  
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 Birkenhead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birkenhead 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 Birkenhead

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Birkenhead

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Birkenhead

For the 6 months to 24 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 Birkenhead region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (100.00%) WPF
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) B2B
3 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Umbraco
3 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) Xamarin

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birkenhead 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 2 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) B2B
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Xamarin