Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 42 67 71
Rank change year-on-year +25 +4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 18 4 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 3.27% 0.57% 2.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.68% 3.01% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 20
Liverpool median annual salary £35,000 £36,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.45% +31.82% +22.22%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,975 £17,000
90th Percentile £45,500 £43,000 £37,250
Merseyside median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% +22.95% +8.25%

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 Liverpool with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 76 133 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 13.82% 18.84% 16.33%
Number of salaries quoted 66 121 131
Liverpool median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,375 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £47,500
Merseyside median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% -6.25%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Liverpool

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Liverpool

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Liverpool over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (94.44%) C#
2 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
2 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
3 16 (88.89%) TDD
3 16 (88.89%) .NET Framework
3 16 (88.89%) .NET
3 16 (88.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (83.33%) RESTful
4 15 (83.33%) Acceptance Criteria
4 15 (83.33%) WCF
4 15 (83.33%) BDD
4 15 (83.33%) SOAP
4 15 (83.33%) Web Services
4 15 (83.33%) Windows
4 15 (83.33%) T-SQL
5 14 (77.78%) PMI
5 14 (77.78%) PMI Certification
6 2 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 2 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 2 (11.11%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) MVC
7 1 (5.56%) JIRA
7 1 (5.56%) Pair Programming
7 1 (5.56%) Document Management
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) npm
1 1 (5.56%) NuGet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) OLAP
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 16 (88.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) gulp
3 1 (5.56%) Jasmine
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) jspm
3 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio Code
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (83.33%) .NET Developer
2 15 (83.33%) C# Developer
3 14 (77.78%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior C# Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) .NET
1 16 (88.89%) .NET Framework
2 15 (83.33%) RESTful
2 15 (83.33%) SOAP
2 15 (83.33%) WCF
2 15 (83.33%) Web Services
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.56%) Aurelia
4 1 (5.56%) CSS
4 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
4 1 (5.56%) Express
4 1 (5.56%) HTML
4 1 (5.56%) HTML5
4 1 (5.56%) jQuery
4 1 (5.56%) MSMQ
4 1 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (77.78%) PMI
2 1 (5.56%) Fintech
2 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (88.89%) TDD
3 15 (83.33%) Acceptance Criteria
3 15 (83.33%) BDD
4 2 (11.11%) MVC
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Complex ETL
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.56%) Decision-Making
5 1 (5.56%) Document Management
5 1 (5.56%) ETL
5 1 (5.56%) Pair Programming
5 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Validation
5 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) C#
1 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 15 (83.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Xamarin