Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 50 41
Rank change year-on-year +6 -9 +6
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 1.62% 0.35% 1.89%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.00% 5.56% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Bolton median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +78.57% +19.15%
10th Percentile £33,500 £47,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £36,500 £52,500 £40,000
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Visual Studio is in the Development Applications category. The following 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.

All Development Application Skills
Bolton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 30 18 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 16.22% 6.34% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 31
Bolton median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% +16.67% -6.98%
10th Percentile £40,000 £22,450 £21,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £55,500 £41,250
Manchester median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% +3.90%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

Job postings citing Visual Studio as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bolton.

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 19 November 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (33.33%) Law
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) SOLID
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (33.33%) Case Management
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms

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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 1 (33.33%) Law
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Case Management
2 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (33.33%) SOLID
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript