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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 56 57 50
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 12 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.85% 2.11% 3.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.45% 18.42% 23.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 23
Median salary £37,500 £30,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.95% +1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £29,675 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,850 £36,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 Cardiff region.

Development Applications Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
127 76 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 19.60% 11.43% 16.21%
Number of salaries quoted 115 65 89
Median salary £41,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,350 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Cardiff

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

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

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 19 (70.37%) SQL
2 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 17 (62.96%) C#
4 15 (55.56%) .NET
4 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
6 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
7 12 (44.44%) HTML
7 12 (44.44%) MS Excel
7 12 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (40.74%) CSS
8 11 (40.74%) Scrum
9 10 (37.04%) MVC
9 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
10 7 (25.93%) CSS3
11 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (18.52%) HTML5
11 5 (18.52%) jQuery
11 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
12 4 (14.81%) Java
12 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
12 4 (14.81%) IIS
12 4 (14.81%) ETL
12 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (14.81%) TDD
12 4 (14.81%) WinForms
12 4 (14.81%) Web Development
12 4 (14.81%) Selenium
12 4 (14.81%) SoapUI

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 4 (14.81%) IIS
2 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.41%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) Fireworks
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
2 2 (7.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Extranet
1 2 (7.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (11.11%) MySQL
4 3 (11.11%) OLAP
4 3 (11.11%) OLAP Cube
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (14.81%) Selenium
2 4 (14.81%) SoapUI
3 2 (7.41%) LoadUI
4 1 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.70%) JIRA
4 1 (3.70%) JMeter
4 1 (3.70%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.70%) Ranorex
4 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.70%) TestComplete
4 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
1 3 (11.11%) Games
2 2 (7.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (88.89%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) .NET Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Senior Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Database Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Junior
4 3 (11.11%) Junior Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Database Developer
5 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (7.41%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (7.41%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (7.41%) HTML Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Lead .NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) .NET
2 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
3 12 (44.44%) HTML
4 11 (40.74%) CSS
5 7 (25.93%) CSS3
6 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (18.52%) HTML5
6 5 (18.52%) jQuery
7 4 (14.81%) WinForms
8 3 (11.11%) SOAP
8 3 (11.11%) WCF
8 3 (11.11%) Web Services
9 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
9 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
9 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (7.41%) MDX
9 2 (7.41%) XML
9 2 (7.41%) XSLT
10 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (3.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) Scrum
3 10 (37.04%) MVC
4 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (14.81%) ETL
4 4 (14.81%) TDD
4 4 (14.81%) Web Development
5 3 (11.11%) Agile Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Front End Development
5 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 3 (11.11%) OO
5 3 (11.11%) Project Management
5 3 (11.11%) SDLC
6 2 (7.41%) Content Management
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.41%) People Management
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Release Management
7 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) SQL
2 17 (62.96%) C#
3 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
4 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
5 4 (14.81%) Java
5 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.41%) VBA
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago