The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stafford 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
Staffordshire / Stafford
Rank 19 15 21
Rank change year-on-year -4 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 1 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stafford 1.54% 10.71% 4.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.09% 75.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 3
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +14.28%  
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 Stafford with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Stafford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 11 8 21
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stafford 16.92% 14.29% 29.58%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 15
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Stafford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stafford 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 Stafford

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Stafford

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Stafford

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Stafford region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) MVC
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 5 (55.56%) jQuery
2 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
3 4 (44.44%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (44.44%) PhpStorm
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (44.44%) REST
3 4 (44.44%) Mocha
3 4 (44.44%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (44.44%) GitHub
3 4 (44.44%) Sass
3 4 (44.44%) LESS
3 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (44.44%) JSUnit
3 4 (44.44%) PHPUnit
3 4 (44.44%) SOA
3 4 (44.44%) Selenium
3 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
3 4 (44.44%) PHP
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) T-SQL

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford 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 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) CruiseControl
1 4 (44.44%) JSUnit
1 4 (44.44%) Karma Test Runner
1 4 (44.44%) Mocha
1 4 (44.44%) PhpStorm
1 4 (44.44%) PHPUnit
1 4 (44.44%) Selenium
1 4 (44.44%) Subversion
2 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Applications Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Web Applications Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 5 (55.56%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (44.44%) DOM
3 4 (44.44%) LESS
3 4 (44.44%) REST
3 4 (44.44%) Sass
3 4 (44.44%) SOAP
4 2 (22.22%) Ajax
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (11.11%) CSS3
5 1 (11.11%) HTML5
5 1 (11.11%) LINQ
5 1 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (11.11%) WCF
5 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Android
1 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) SOA
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) SOLID
2 4 (44.44%) TDD
2 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Android Development
3 3 (33.33%) CRM
3 3 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 3 (33.33%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) API Development
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) PHP
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
2 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
3 3 (33.33%) F#
4 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) MCPD
2 1 (11.11%) MCSD
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
Stafford, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago