The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Bath region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 59 31 20
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -11
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 2 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 0.43% 3.61% 9.89%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.65% 23.40% 42.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 22
Average salary £43,750 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Development Applications Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
43 47 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 9.23% 15.41% 23.44%
Number of salaries quoted 37 43 59
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Visual Studio
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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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) Web Services
4 5 (45.45%) XML
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
4 5 (45.45%) CSS
4 5 (45.45%) HTML5
5 4 (36.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
5 4 (36.36%) WCF
5 4 (36.36%) WPF
5 4 (36.36%) Silverlight
5 4 (36.36%) jQuery
5 4 (36.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (36.36%) Kanban
5 4 (36.36%) XAML
5 4 (36.36%) Web Design
5 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
5 4 (36.36%) SOAP
5 4 (36.36%) STL
5 4 (36.36%) XML Schema
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) C++
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 4 (36.36%) Trapeze
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Phone
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Phone 7

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) DTS
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (18.18%) Subversion
3 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) .NET Developer
3 5 (45.45%) C# Developer
4 4 (36.36%) Software Developer
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
4 4 (36.36%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (27.27%) C++ Developer
5 3 (27.27%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) Web Services
3 5 (45.45%) XML
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) HTML5
4 4 (36.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
4 4 (36.36%) WCF
4 4 (36.36%) WPF
4 4 (36.36%) Silverlight
4 4 (36.36%) jQuery
4 4 (36.36%) SOAP
4 4 (36.36%) STL
4 4 (36.36%) XML Schema
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 3 (27.27%) Ajax
5 3 (27.27%) JSON
5 3 (27.27%) RESTful
6 2 (18.18%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Phone
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Phone 7
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (36.36%) Kanban
1 4 (36.36%) Web Design
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) XAML
3 4 (36.36%) C++
4 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) VB
6 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Trapeze
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft