The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton 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
Manchester / Bolton
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 - 26
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 2.80% - 1.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.79% - 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Median salary £35,000 - £28,000
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 Bolton with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 19 3 21
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 17.76% 2.86% 16.80%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 20
Median salary £40,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.45% -21.42%  
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 Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton 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 Bolton

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Bolton

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 Bolton region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (90.00%) MVC
1 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 9 (90.00%) SOLID
2 5 (50.00%) CSS3
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (50.00%) Redis
2 5 (50.00%) Facebook
2 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (50.00%) SignalR
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (50.00%) HTML5
2 5 (50.00%) Social Media
2 5 (50.00%) iPad
2 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
2 5 (50.00%) Web Development
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
2 5 (50.00%) Kanban
2 5 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (50.00%) SMS
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) Windows

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (50.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (40.00%) Law
1 4 (40.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) .NET Developer
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Web Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Angular Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# Web Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior .NET Web Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Web Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) CSS3
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) HTML5
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
2 5 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (50.00%) SignalR
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (40.00%) Entity Framework
3 4 (40.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) iPad
1 5 (50.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) MVC
1 9 (90.00%) SOLID
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (50.00%) Kanban
2 5 (50.00%) OOP
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
2 5 (50.00%) Web Development
3 4 (40.00%) Case Management
3 4 (40.00%) Coaching
3 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Facebook