The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oldham 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Manchester / Oldham
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oldham 8.82% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 25.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £37,500 - -
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 Oldham with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Oldham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 12 14 3
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oldham 35.29% 40.00% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 3
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% -35.00%  
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 Oldham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oldham 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 Oldham

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Oldham

For the 6 months to 22 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 Oldham region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 29 (100.00%) C++
2 27 (93.10%) Software Engineering
2 27 (93.10%) Degree
3 26 (89.66%) C
3 26 (89.66%) Embedded C
4 24 (82.76%) HTML
4 24 (82.76%) PHP
4 24 (82.76%) .NET
4 24 (82.76%) MySQL
5 23 (79.31%) Firmware
6 21 (72.41%) Validation
6 21 (72.41%) VB
6 21 (72.41%) Feasibility Study
7 20 (68.97%) Embedded Linux
7 20 (68.97%) Algorithms
7 20 (68.97%) Linux
7 20 (68.97%) Electronics
8 13 (44.83%) Embedded C++
9 10 (34.48%) VB6
10 7 (24.14%) C#
11 4 (13.79%) Rapid Prototyping
11 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
12 3 (10.34%) Games
12 3 (10.34%) Subversion
12 3 (10.34%) Windows
12 3 (10.34%) OO
12 3 (10.34%) Windows XP
12 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
12 3 (10.34%) RIA

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oldham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (82.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Subversion
General
1 20 (68.97%) Electronics
2 3 (10.34%) Games
2 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (86.21%) Embedded Engineer
2 12 (41.38%) Software Engineer
3 11 (37.93%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Graduate
4 6 (20.69%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C++ Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Embedded C Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) C Software Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Firmware Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) C Developer
8 1 (3.45%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Embedded C Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Embedded Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (82.76%) .NET
1 24 (82.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (68.97%) Algorithms
2 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Embedded Linux
1 20 (68.97%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (93.10%) Software Engineering
2 21 (72.41%) Feasibility Study
2 21 (72.41%) Validation
3 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (13.79%) Rapid Prototyping
4 3 (10.34%) Multithreading
4 3 (10.34%) OO
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C++
2 26 (89.66%) C
2 26 (89.66%) Embedded C
3 24 (82.76%) PHP
4 21 (72.41%) VB
5 13 (44.83%) Embedded C++
6 10 (34.48%) VB6
7 7 (24.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 27 (93.10%) Degree
System Software
1 23 (79.31%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft