The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 1.75% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 20.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Visual Studio
South Wales

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

Development Applications Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
5 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 8.77% 11.29% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 3
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Bridgend

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) STL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Build Automation

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) STL
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (50.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared