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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
South West / Bristol
Rank 88 97 96
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 42 34 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.32% 1.90% 1.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.24% 8.83% 8.36%
Number of salaries quoted 39 28 25
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £27,300 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
343 385 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 18.94% 21.51% 19.87%
Number of salaries quoted 303 352 330
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,500 £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 24 February 2017.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Bristol

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 56 (75.68%) C#
2 34 (45.95%) JavaScript
3 30 (40.54%) HTML
4 29 (39.19%) .NET
4 29 (39.19%) SQL Server
5 28 (37.84%) Microsoft
6 27 (36.49%) Team Foundation Server
7 24 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (28.38%) ASP.NET
9 19 (25.68%) Windows
10 18 (24.32%) MS Excel
11 17 (22.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (22.97%) CRM
12 16 (21.62%) CSS
13 15 (20.27%) MVC
14 14 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (17.57%) HTML5
15 13 (17.57%) CMS
15 13 (17.57%) Dynamics CRM
16 12 (16.22%) Games
16 12 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
17 11 (14.86%) Software Engineering
18 10 (13.51%) Web Development
18 10 (13.51%) Finance
18 10 (13.51%) C
18 10 (13.51%) C++
18 10 (13.51%) SQL
18 10 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
18 10 (13.51%) Git (software)
18 10 (13.51%) jQuery

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 13 (17.57%) CMS
2 9 (12.16%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 18 (24.32%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.46%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (8.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (6.76%) 3ds Max
4 5 (6.76%) Maya
5 1 (1.35%) MS Office
5 1 (1.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (17.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.41%) GitHub
4 3 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (4.05%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.11%) Skype
2 5 (6.76%) Intranet
3 3 (4.05%) Internet
3 3 (4.05%) NFC
4 2 (2.70%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (39.19%) SQL Server
2 17 (22.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (13.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (9.46%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (6.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 5 (6.76%) Power BI
8 3 (4.05%) MySQL
8 3 (4.05%) phpMyAdmin
9 2 (2.70%) MS Access
9 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.35%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (1.35%) Big Data
10 1 (1.35%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (36.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (13.51%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.41%) GCC
3 4 (5.41%) Selenium
4 3 (4.05%) MSBuild
4 3 (4.05%) NCrunch
4 3 (4.05%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (4.05%) ReSharper
4 3 (4.05%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.70%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.35%) gulp
6 1 (1.35%) JIRA
6 1 (1.35%) Subversion
6 1 (1.35%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.35%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (16.22%) Games
2 10 (13.51%) Finance
3 6 (8.11%) Multimedia
4 4 (5.41%) Military
4 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.05%) Electronics
5 3 (4.05%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.05%) Marketing
5 3 (4.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (71.62%) Developer
2 20 (27.03%) C# Developer
3 18 (24.32%) .NET Developer
4 13 (17.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (13.51%) CRM Developer
5 10 (13.51%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 9 (12.16%) Senior Developer
6 9 (12.16%) Software Engineer
7 8 (10.81%) Software Developer
8 7 (9.46%) Technical Developer
9 6 (8.11%) .NET Software Developer
9 6 (8.11%) C# Software Developer
9 6 (8.11%) Multimedia Developer
10 5 (6.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (6.76%) C++ Software Engineer
10 5 (6.76%) Consultant
10 5 (6.76%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
11 4 (5.41%) 3D Developer
11 4 (5.41%) CRM Technical Consultant
11 4 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (40.54%) HTML
2 29 (39.19%) .NET
3 21 (28.38%) ASP.NET
4 16 (21.62%) CSS
5 13 (17.57%) HTML5
6 10 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (13.51%) jQuery
7 7 (9.46%) .NET Framework
7 7 (9.46%) Entity Framework
8 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (8.11%) Flash
9 5 (6.76%) Ajax
9 5 (6.76%) JSON
10 4 (5.41%) LLVM
11 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 3 (4.05%) CSS3
11 3 (4.05%) RESTful
12 2 (2.70%) AngularJS
12 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (2.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.76%) Animation
1 5 (6.76%) Learning Management System
1 5 (6.76%) SCORM
2 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.05%) Social Network
4 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.35%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.35%) PlayStation
5 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.68%) Windows
2 5 (6.76%) Linux
3 4 (5.41%) Android
3 4 (5.41%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.70%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.35%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (22.97%) CRM
3 15 (20.27%) MVC
4 14 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (14.86%) Software Engineering
6 10 (13.51%) Web Development
7 9 (12.16%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (12.16%) Mentoring
7 9 (12.16%) Time Management
8 6 (8.11%) Content Management
8 6 (8.11%) ETL
9 5 (6.76%) Data Migration
9 5 (6.76%) DevOps
9 5 (6.76%) Front End Development
9 5 (6.76%) Migration
9 5 (6.76%) TDD
10 4 (5.41%) Game Development
10 4 (5.41%) Line Management
10 4 (5.41%) Open Source
10 4 (5.41%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 56 (75.68%) C#
2 34 (45.95%) JavaScript
3 10 (13.51%) C
3 10 (13.51%) C++
3 10 (13.51%) SQL
4 9 (12.16%) T-SQL
5 8 (10.81%) VB.NET
6 7 (9.46%) Python
7 6 (8.11%) Java
8 4 (5.41%) PHP
8 4 (5.41%) PowerShell
8 4 (5.41%) VB
8 4 (5.41%) VBScript
9 3 (4.05%) Apple Swift
9 3 (4.05%) Objective-C
9 3 (4.05%) PHP 5
10 1 (1.35%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.35%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) Degree
2 7 (9.46%) SC Cleared
2 7 (9.46%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.35%) ISEB
4 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) cPanel
2 1 (1.35%) Ansible
2 1 (1.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (37.84%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.11%) Adobe
3 5 (6.76%) Kenexa
4 3 (4.05%) SAP
5 1 (1.35%) Informatica
5 1 (1.35%) Talend
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