The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 45 53 36
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 3 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 0.99% 0.70% 2.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.66% 5.00% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 7
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £47,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £49,500 £35,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Visual Studio
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region.

Development Applications Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
53 60 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 17.49% 14.05% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 50 50 45
Average salary £40,000 £37,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.38% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Bath

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Bath region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Bath

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio.

1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (30.00%) C++
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (30.00%) CRM
5 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Equities
5 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (30.00%) TestComplete
5 3 (30.00%) SoapUI
5 3 (30.00%) HTML5
6 2 (20.00%) Trapeze
6 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (20.00%) Bing Maps
6 2 (20.00%) LESS
6 2 (20.00%) User Experience
6 2 (20.00%) UX Design
6 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) TestComplete
1 3 (30.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Arabic Language
2 2 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (30.00%) HTML5
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Bing Maps
3 2 (20.00%) LESS
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) SOAP
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) WSDL
3 2 (20.00%) Google Maps API
4 1 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (10.00%) STL
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Equities
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) CRM
2 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (20.00%) UX Design
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Image Processing
4 1 (10.00%) Video Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) VB
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (20.00%) VC++
3 2 (20.00%) VB6
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) ESRI
3 2 (20.00%) Google
3 2 (20.00%) Trapeze