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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 52 36 19
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -17
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 4 9 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 0.93% 2.95% 9.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.45% 16.98% 44.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 26
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £22,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £35,300 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
62 53 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 14.49% 17.38% 21.59%
Number of salaries quoted 49 48 62
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 2 September 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Bath

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) XML
3 6 (50.00%) HTML
3 6 (50.00%) CSS
3 6 (50.00%) Web Services
3 6 (50.00%) jQuery
3 6 (50.00%) HTML5
4 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) MVC
5 4 (33.33%) XAML
5 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 4 (33.33%) XML Schema
5 4 (33.33%) SOAP
5 4 (33.33%) STL
5 4 (33.33%) C++
5 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (33.33%) Web Design
5 4 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (33.33%) Kanban
5 4 (33.33%) WCF
5 4 (33.33%) WPF
5 4 (33.33%) Silverlight
5 4 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 4 (33.33%) Trapeze

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) DTS
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (16.67%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) Moq
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (8.33%) NUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (41.67%) C# Developer
4 4 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
5 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (25.00%) C++ Developer
5 3 (25.00%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Configuration Manager
7 1 (8.33%) Release Manager
7 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Configuration and Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) XML
3 6 (50.00%) jQuery
3 6 (50.00%) HTML5
3 6 (50.00%) CSS
3 6 (50.00%) HTML
3 6 (50.00%) Web Services
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
5 4 (33.33%) SOAP
5 4 (33.33%) STL
5 4 (33.33%) XML Schema
5 4 (33.33%) WCF
5 4 (33.33%) WPF
5 4 (33.33%) Silverlight
5 4 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (25.00%) RESTful
6 3 (25.00%) CSS3
6 3 (25.00%) Ajax
6 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (25.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Phone
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Phone 7
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (33.33%) Kanban
2 4 (33.33%) Web Design
2 4 (33.33%) MVC
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Release Management
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) C++
3 4 (33.33%) XAML
4 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) VB
5 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
6 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Trapeze
3 1 (8.33%) Telerik
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