The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wigan 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Manchester / Wigan
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 10 -
Rank change year-on-year -20 -  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 1.09% 9.52% -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.45% 44.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Median salary £41,500 £31,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.80% -  
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 Wigan with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Wigan
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 29 9 7
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wigan 31.52% 21.43% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 29 9 7
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £41,000
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 Wigan

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wigan 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 Wigan

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Wigan

For the 6 months to 28 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 Wigan region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) GCC
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wigan 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) GCC
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++