The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Runcorn 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 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Cheshire / Runcorn
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 7 15
Rank change year-on-year -6 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 3 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Runcorn 6.82% 27.78% 1.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.00% 66.67% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 1
Median salary £33,250 £30,625 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% -23.43%  
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 Runcorn with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Runcorn
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 12 15 1
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Runcorn 27.27% 41.67% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 1
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Runcorn

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Runcorn 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 Runcorn

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Runcorn region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Telerik
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (33.33%) Xamarin
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Runcorn 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Designer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Telerik
1 1 (33.33%) Xamarin