The first table below looks at the demand for Visual Studio Team System skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio Team System over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
Rank 69 53 52
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 2 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.33% 2.86% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.13% 10.37% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 1
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +56.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Development Applications Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
94 164 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 15.38% 27.61% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 83 151 71
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +33.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £44,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Visual Studio Team System
South Wales

Visual Studio Team System
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Visual Studio Team System Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Visual Studio Team System
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Visual Studio Team System Salary Trend in Cardiff

Visual Studio Team System
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Visual Studio Team System 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 Team System.

1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) CMS
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 7 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 7 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Pair Programming
2 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
2 6 (85.71%) SEO
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 3 (42.86%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) SOA
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (28.57%) XSLT
5 2 (28.57%) Blog
5 2 (28.57%) WCF
6 1 (14.29%) jQuery
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
6 1 (14.29%) Legal

Visual Studio Team System
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Visual Studio Team System 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 Team System. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) CMS
1 7 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior .NET Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (28.57%) XSLT
3 2 (28.57%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) SEO
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Pair Programming
2 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Sitecore