Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 47 49
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2 +12
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 29 26 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 4.88% 4.06% 4.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.47% 21.49% 17.61%
Number of salaries quoted 27 26 31
Warrington median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% +7.69%
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -12.50%

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 Warrington with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Warrington
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 157 121 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 26.43% 18.88% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 139 118 175
Warrington median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £51,250
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Warrington

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Warrington

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Warrington

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Warrington over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Warrington

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 28 (96.55%) C#
2 27 (93.10%) Microsoft
2 27 (93.10%) SQL
2 27 (93.10%) SQL Server
3 25 (86.21%) Client/Server
3 25 (86.21%) WinForms
4 20 (68.97%) .NET
5 17 (58.62%) SQL Server 2005
5 17 (58.62%) Relational Database
6 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (44.83%) VB
7 13 (44.83%) VB6
7 13 (44.83%) Customer Requirements
8 12 (41.38%) Finance
9 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
10 6 (20.69%) VB.NET
11 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
12 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
12 3 (10.34%) MCSD
12 3 (10.34%) MCPD
12 3 (10.34%) Degree
13 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
13 2 (6.90%) SDLC
14 1 (3.45%) Secure Coding
14 1 (3.45%) Tableau
14 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
14 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
14 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (93.10%) SQL Server
2 17 (58.62%) Relational Database
2 17 (58.62%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (3.45%) Power BI
3 1 (3.45%) QlikView
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (3.45%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (96.55%) Developer
2 23 (79.31%) C# Developer
3 15 (51.72%) .NET Developer
3 15 (51.72%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (37.93%) Software Developer
5 10 (34.48%) C# Software Developer
6 4 (13.79%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 4 (13.79%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Junior
8 2 (6.90%) Graduate
8 2 (6.90%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Graduate Software Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Junior .NET Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Junior C# Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Junior Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Senior VB Developer
8 2 (6.90%) SQL Developer
8 2 (6.90%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (86.21%) WinForms
2 20 (68.97%) .NET
3 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.45%) .NET Core
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (3.45%) CSS
4 1 (3.45%) HTML
4 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (86.21%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Android
1 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Customer Requirements
2 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
3 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
4 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.90%) SDLC
6 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.45%) ETL
6 1 (3.45%) MVC
6 1 (3.45%) OOP
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (3.45%) Secure Coding
6 1 (3.45%) Software Architecture
6 1 (3.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) C#
2 27 (93.10%) SQL
3 13 (44.83%) VB
3 13 (44.83%) VB6
4 6 (20.69%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.45%) Java
6 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) MCPD
2 3 (10.34%) MCSD
Vendors
1 27 (93.10%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Google
2 1 (3.45%) Tableau
2 1 (3.45%) Xamarin