Period
to 18 October 2018

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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 71 80
Rank change year-on-year +29 +9 -36
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 21 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 3.47% 0.41% 1.09%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.58% 2.22% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 22 3 10
Liverpool median annual salary £37,500 £70,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -46.43% +118.75% -20.00%
10th Percentile £27,938 £39,500 £25,325
90th Percentile £47,375 £72,500 £41,500
Merseyside median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year - -4.11% +4.29%

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 79 135 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 13.06% 18.29% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 67 117 136
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +9.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £48,750
Merseyside median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +7.14%

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 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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 20 (95.24%) SQL Server
2 17 (80.95%) SQL
3 16 (76.19%) C#
4 15 (71.43%) .NET
4 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
6 11 (52.38%) .NET Framework
6 11 (52.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (47.62%) MVC
7 10 (47.62%) Windows
8 9 (42.86%) TDD
9 8 (38.10%) Acceptance Criteria
9 8 (38.10%) RESTful
9 8 (38.10%) BDD
9 8 (38.10%) WCF
9 8 (38.10%) SOAP
9 8 (38.10%) Web Services
9 8 (38.10%) T-SQL
10 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 7 (33.33%) PMI
10 7 (33.33%) PMI Certification
11 6 (28.57%) jQuery
12 5 (23.81%) ETL
12 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
12 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (19.05%) Octopus Deploy
13 4 (19.05%) MySQL
13 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) CMS
1 2 (9.52%) EPiServer
1 2 (9.52%) Kentico
1 2 (9.52%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (9.52%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon S3
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (9.52%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (9.52%) Serverless
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) npm
2 1 (4.76%) NuGet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (95.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (19.05%) MySQL
4 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (14.29%) OLAP
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (14.29%) SSDT
5 2 (9.52%) Amazon Aurora
5 2 (9.52%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (9.52%) Power BI
5 2 (9.52%) QlikView
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (19.05%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (9.52%) Bitbucket
3 2 (9.52%) Mercurial
3 2 (9.52%) ReSharper
4 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.76%) gulp
4 1 (4.76%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.76%) JIRA
4 1 (4.76%) jspm
4 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio Code
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (61.90%) .NET Developer
3 11 (52.38%) C# Developer
4 9 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Developer
6 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
8 1 (4.76%) .NET Applications Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Applications Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Database Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior C# Software Developer
8 1 (4.76%) SQL BI Developer
8 1 (4.76%) SQL Database Developer
8 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) .NET
2 11 (52.38%) .NET Framework
3 8 (38.10%) RESTful
3 8 (38.10%) SOAP
3 8 (38.10%) WCF
3 8 (38.10%) Web Services
4 6 (28.57%) jQuery
5 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
5 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (14.29%) CSS
6 3 (14.29%) Entity Framework
6 3 (14.29%) HTML
6 3 (14.29%) HTML5
6 3 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (9.52%) Lambda Expressions
7 2 (9.52%) LINQ
7 2 (9.52%) YAML
8 1 (4.76%) Aurelia
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) PMI
2 1 (4.76%) Fintech
2 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) MVC
3 9 (42.86%) TDD
4 8 (38.10%) Acceptance Criteria
4 8 (38.10%) BDD
5 5 (23.81%) ETL
6 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (19.05%) Scrum
7 3 (14.29%) Complex ETL
7 3 (14.29%) Validation
8 2 (9.52%) Auto-Scaling
8 2 (9.52%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (9.52%) Dashboard Development
8 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
8 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
8 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
9 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (4.76%) Pair Programming
9 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) SQL
2 16 (76.19%) C#
3 8 (38.10%) T-SQL
4 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) Data Quality
2 2 (9.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Sitecore
2 2 (9.52%) Xamarin