The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 99 108 101
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 31 28 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.81% 1.48% 1.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.65% 7.65% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 31 28 26
Median salary £35,500 £38,750 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.38% +24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Visual Studio
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
291 366 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.01% 19.30% 19.29%
Number of salaries quoted 254 327 297
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +20.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Bristol

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Bristol

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 58 (71.60%) C#
2 50 (61.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 48 (59.26%) .NET
4 44 (54.32%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (50.62%) SQL Server
6 40 (49.38%) Microsoft
7 37 (45.68%) ASP.NET
8 34 (41.98%) MVC
9 33 (40.74%) JavaScript
10 31 (38.27%) Scrum
11 30 (37.04%) HTML
11 30 (37.04%) MS Excel
12 28 (34.57%) jQuery
13 27 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
14 22 (27.16%) CSS
14 22 (27.16%) Telecoms
15 21 (25.93%) SharePoint
16 19 (23.46%) CRM
16 19 (23.46%) SQL
17 18 (22.22%) Finance
17 18 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
18 17 (20.99%) SOAP
19 16 (19.75%) OO
20 15 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
20 15 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 14 (17.28%) Digital Marketing
21 14 (17.28%) Manufacturing
21 14 (17.28%) Programme Management
21 14 (17.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
21 14 (17.28%) Marketing

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Application Platforms
1 21 (25.93%) SharePoint
2 11 (13.58%) CMS
2 11 (13.58%) Umbraco
3 6 (7.41%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (6.17%) IIS
5 3 (3.70%) Apache
5 3 (3.70%) Drupal
6 1 (1.23%) Moodle
6 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.23%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.23%) Totara
Applications
1 30 (37.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.94%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (3.70%) 3ds Max
3 3 (3.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (3.70%) Maya
4 1 (1.23%) MS Office
4 1 (1.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (17.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) Extranet
1 2 (2.47%) Intranet
2 1 (1.23%) Firewall
2 1 (1.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (50.62%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.70%) MySQL
8 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.23%) Big Data
9 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.23%) Power BI
9 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 50 (61.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (11.11%) Subversion
3 8 (9.88%) Selenium
4 7 (8.64%) MSBuild
5 5 (6.17%) Git (software)
5 5 (6.17%) SpecFlow
6 4 (4.94%) CruiseControl
6 4 (4.94%) Hudson
6 4 (4.94%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.94%) JIRA
6 4 (4.94%) Moq
6 4 (4.94%) MSTest
6 4 (4.94%) NUnit
6 4 (4.94%) Rhino Mocks
6 4 (4.94%) TeamCity
7 3 (3.70%) NCrunch
7 3 (3.70%) ReSharper
8 2 (2.47%) gulp
9 1 (1.23%) Bower
9 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 22 (27.16%) Telecoms
2 18 (22.22%) Finance
3 14 (17.28%) Electronics
3 14 (17.28%) Manufacturing
3 14 (17.28%) Marketing
4 3 (3.70%) Banking
4 3 (3.70%) Games
4 3 (3.70%) Military
4 3 (3.70%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (67.90%) Developer
2 33 (40.74%) .NET Developer
3 31 (38.27%) C# Developer
4 28 (34.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (18.52%) ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (18.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (17.28%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 11 (13.58%) C# Software Developer
7 11 (13.58%) Senior .NET Developer
7 11 (13.58%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 11 (13.58%) Senior C# Developer
7 11 (13.58%) Senior Developer
7 11 (13.58%) Software Developer
8 9 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
9 8 (9.88%) Agile .NET Developer
9 8 (9.88%) Agile C# Developer
9 8 (9.88%) Agile Developer
9 8 (9.88%) Technical Developer
10 7 (8.64%) CRM Developer
10 7 (8.64%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (59.26%) .NET
2 37 (45.68%) ASP.NET
3 30 (37.04%) HTML
4 28 (34.57%) jQuery
5 27 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (27.16%) CSS
7 17 (20.99%) SOAP
8 14 (17.28%) JSON
9 13 (16.05%) AngularJS
9 13 (16.05%) ASP.NET Web API
9 13 (16.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 13 (16.05%) Web Services
10 12 (14.81%) WCF
11 11 (13.58%) HTML5
12 9 (11.11%) REST
13 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 7 (8.64%) .NET Framework
14 7 (8.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 6 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.17%) Digital Media
2 4 (4.94%) Learning Management System
3 3 (3.70%) 3D Graphics
3 3 (3.70%) Animation
3 3 (3.70%) SCORM
3 3 (3.70%) Social Network
4 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.23%) User Experience
4 1 (1.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.64%) Windows
2 1 (1.23%) Android
2 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.23%) Linux
2 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.23%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (54.32%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (41.98%) MVC
3 31 (38.27%) Scrum
4 19 (23.46%) CRM
5 16 (19.75%) OO
6 15 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (17.28%) Digital Marketing
7 14 (17.28%) Programme Management
8 12 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (14.81%) OOD
9 11 (13.58%) SDLC
10 10 (12.35%) OOP
11 8 (9.88%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (9.88%) Test Scripting
12 7 (8.64%) DevOps
13 6 (7.41%) E-Commerce
13 6 (7.41%) Unit Testing
14 5 (6.17%) Mentoring
14 5 (6.17%) Waterfall
15 4 (4.94%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 58 (71.60%) C#
2 33 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 19 (23.46%) SQL
4 7 (8.64%) PL/SQL
4 7 (8.64%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.94%) PHP
5 4 (4.94%) VB
6 3 (3.70%) C
6 3 (3.70%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.70%) VBA
7 2 (2.47%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.23%) ES6
8 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (7.41%) MCSD
1 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.17%) SC Cleared
2 5 (6.17%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.70%) Degree
3 3 (3.70%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.47%) ISEB
4 2 (2.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.23%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.23%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) SCCM
1 1 (1.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 40 (49.38%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.28%) SAP
3 12 (14.81%) Oracle
4 6 (7.41%) Sitecore
5 3 (3.70%) Adobe
5 3 (3.70%) Kenexa
6 1 (1.23%) Informatica
6 1 (1.23%) Talend
6 1 (1.23%) VMware
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