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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 95 107 78
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -29
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 31 33 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.03% 1.72% 2.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.48% 10.78% 13.58%
Number of salaries quoted 30 32 48
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
230 306 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 15.06% 15.92% 20.05%
Number of salaries quoted 192 286 348
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 4 December 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Bristol

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 45 (66.18%) C#
2 35 (51.47%) .NET
3 31 (45.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (41.18%) SQL Server
5 26 (38.24%) ASP.NET
5 26 (38.24%) HTML
6 25 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (35.29%) MVC
8 22 (32.35%) MS Excel
9 20 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (29.41%) JavaScript
9 20 (29.41%) Scrum
10 19 (27.94%) CSS
11 18 (26.47%) Microsoft
12 17 (25.00%) jQuery
13 14 (20.59%) CRM
14 13 (19.12%) CMS
14 13 (19.12%) JSON
14 13 (19.12%) HTML5
15 12 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
16 11 (16.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 11 (16.18%) Git (software)
17 10 (14.71%) Selenium
17 10 (14.71%) SOAP
17 10 (14.71%) Telecoms
18 9 (13.24%) SQL
18 9 (13.24%) Continuous Integration
18 9 (13.24%) Umbraco
19 8 (11.76%) SharePoint
19 8 (11.76%) OOP

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 (19.12%) CMS
2 9 (13.24%) Umbraco
3 8 (11.76%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.35%) IIS
5 4 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.47%) Moodle
6 1 (1.47%) Totara
Applications
1 22 (32.35%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (8.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (7.35%) 3ds Max
4 5 (7.35%) Maya
5 1 (1.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (7.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.41%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.41%) Dropbox
2 3 (4.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) NFC
1 3 (4.41%) Skype
2 2 (2.94%) Extranet
2 2 (2.94%) Intranet
3 1 (1.47%) Firewall
3 1 (1.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (5.88%) MySQL
6 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database
7 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.47%) Power BI
9 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (45.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (16.18%) Git (software)
3 10 (14.71%) Selenium
4 7 (10.29%) TeamCity
5 6 (8.82%) SpecFlow
6 5 (7.35%) MSBuild
6 5 (7.35%) Subversion
7 4 (5.88%) CruiseControl
7 4 (5.88%) Hudson
7 4 (5.88%) Jenkins
7 4 (5.88%) JIRA
7 4 (5.88%) Moq
7 4 (5.88%) MSTest
7 4 (5.88%) NUnit
7 4 (5.88%) Rhino Mocks
8 3 (4.41%) NCrunch
8 3 (4.41%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (4.41%) ReSharper
9 1 (1.47%) gulp
9 1 (1.47%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 10 (14.71%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.82%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Games
2 6 (8.82%) Multimedia
3 5 (7.35%) Electronics
3 5 (7.35%) Manufacturing
3 5 (7.35%) Marketing
4 4 (5.88%) Military
5 3 (4.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (66.18%) Developer
2 25 (36.76%) C# Developer
3 24 (35.29%) .NET Developer
4 22 (32.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (16.18%) Senior .NET Developer
5 11 (16.18%) Senior Developer
6 10 (14.71%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (14.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (14.71%) C# Software Developer
6 10 (14.71%) Software Developer
7 9 (13.24%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 9 (13.24%) Senior C# Developer
8 8 (11.76%) .NET Software Developer
8 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 7 (10.29%) Technical Developer
10 6 (8.82%) Analyst
10 6 (8.82%) Consultant
10 6 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (8.82%) Multimedia Developer
11 5 (7.35%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (51.47%) .NET
2 26 (38.24%) ASP.NET
2 26 (38.24%) HTML
3 20 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (27.94%) CSS
5 17 (25.00%) jQuery
6 13 (19.12%) HTML5
6 13 (19.12%) JSON
7 10 (14.71%) SOAP
8 7 (10.29%) CSS3
8 7 (10.29%) RESTful
8 7 (10.29%) XML
9 6 (8.82%) .NET Framework
9 6 (8.82%) AngularJS
9 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (8.82%) Entity Framework
9 6 (8.82%) Flash
9 6 (8.82%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Learning Management System
2 5 (7.35%) Animation
2 5 (7.35%) Digital Media
2 5 (7.35%) SCORM
3 3 (4.41%) Social Network
4 2 (2.94%) Data Conversion
5 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.47%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.82%) Windows
2 3 (4.41%) Android
2 3 (4.41%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.94%) Windows NT
4 1 (1.47%) Linux
4 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (35.29%) MVC
3 20 (29.41%) Scrum
4 14 (20.59%) CRM
5 9 (13.24%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (11.76%) OO
6 8 (11.76%) OOP
7 7 (10.29%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (8.82%) Content Management
8 6 (8.82%) DevOps
8 6 (8.82%) Mentoring
8 6 (8.82%) Test Scripting
8 6 (8.82%) Time Management
8 6 (8.82%) Unit Testing
9 5 (7.35%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (7.35%) Programme Management
9 5 (7.35%) Software Engineering
9 5 (7.35%) Waterfall
10 4 (5.88%) BDD
10 4 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 45 (66.18%) C#
2 20 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 9 (13.24%) SQL
4 6 (8.82%) PowerShell
4 6 (8.82%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.35%) C
6 4 (5.88%) PHP
7 3 (4.41%) Apple Swift
7 3 (4.41%) Objective-C
7 3 (4.41%) PHP 5
7 3 (4.41%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.41%) VBA
8 2 (2.94%) VB
8 2 (2.94%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.47%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.47%) ES6
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) SC Cleared
1 7 (10.29%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.88%) Degree
2 4 (5.88%) MCSD
2 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.47%) ISEB
3 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) cPanel
Vendors
1 18 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.82%) Adobe
3 5 (7.35%) Kenexa
3 5 (7.35%) SAP
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle
4 4 (5.88%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.47%) Informatica
5 1 (1.47%) Talend
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Abide Financial
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago