Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 51 57
Rank change year-on-year -11 +6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 18 23 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 3.02% 3.78% 4.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.91% 15.97% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 16 22 38
Warrington median annual salary £41,250 £41,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £24,375 £31,150 £24,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £46,250 £42,500
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +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 165 144 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 27.64% 23.65% 27.98%
Number of salaries quoted 147 139 226
Warrington median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £24,100 £22,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £53,750 £51,250
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% +4.00% -

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 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Warrington

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 15 (83.33%) C#
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 12 (66.67%) Client/Server
3 12 (66.67%) .NET
3 12 (66.67%) WinForms
4 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (44.44%) Relational Database
5 7 (38.89%) VB.NET
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
7 4 (22.22%) MCPD
7 4 (22.22%) Degree
7 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 4 (22.22%) MCSD
8 3 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (16.67%) Finance
9 2 (11.11%) VB6
9 2 (11.11%) MVC
9 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
9 2 (11.11%) VB
9 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (11.11%) SDLC
9 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (5.56%) Xamarin
10 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
10 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS

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 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (5.56%) MS Access
4 1 (5.56%) Power BI
4 1 (5.56%) QlikView
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Selenium
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (5.56%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) C# Developer
3 9 (50.00%) Software Developer
4 8 (44.44%) C# Software Developer
5 6 (33.33%) .NET Developer
5 6 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (27.78%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 5 (27.78%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (22.22%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (22.22%) Junior
8 3 (16.67%) Graduate
8 3 (16.67%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 3 (16.67%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
8 3 (16.67%) Graduate C# Developer
8 3 (16.67%) Graduate C# Software Developer
8 3 (16.67%) Graduate VB.NET Developer
8 3 (16.67%) Junior .NET Software Developer
8 3 (16.67%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 3 (16.67%) Junior VB.NET Developer
8 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) .NET
1 12 (66.67%) WinForms
2 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.56%) .NET Core
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Android
1 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
2 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (11.11%) MVC
4 2 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) ETL
5 1 (5.56%) OOP
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (5.56%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Secure Coding
5 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) C#
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) VB.NET
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) VB
3 2 (11.11%) VB6
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) MCPD
2 4 (22.22%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Google
2 1 (5.56%) Tableau
2 1 (5.56%) Xamarin