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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 44 52 35
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 28 33 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.84% 4.03% 4.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.72% 25.78% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 27 30 32
Median salary £37,500 £31,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
142 128 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 19.45% 15.63% 16.94%
Number of salaries quoted 132 105 102
Median salary £39,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
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 28 July 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 30 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (67.50%) C#
2 27 (67.50%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (65.00%) .NET
4 21 (52.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 18 (45.00%) HTML
6 18 (45.00%) SQL
6 18 (45.00%) Scrum
7 17 (42.50%) MVC
7 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
8 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
9 13 (32.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (30.00%) TDD
10 12 (30.00%) T-SQL
10 12 (30.00%) XML
11 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
11 11 (27.50%) CSS
12 10 (25.00%) Advertising
12 10 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (25.00%) .NET Framework
12 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (22.50%) WCF
13 9 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (22.50%) VB.NET
14 8 (20.00%) OO
14 8 (20.00%) jQuery
14 8 (20.00%) Subversion
15 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC

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 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) Apache
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle 10gAS
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (32.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (17.50%) OLAP
4 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
7 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (7.50%) MySQL
8 3 (7.50%) SSDT
9 2 (5.00%) DTS
9 2 (5.00%) GIS
9 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
9 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (5.00%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (5.00%) QlikView
10 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 21 (52.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (20.00%) Subversion
3 6 (15.00%) Selenium
4 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (10.00%) SoapUI
5 2 (5.00%) JMeter
5 2 (5.00%) LoadUI
5 2 (5.00%) MorphX
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (5.00%) PVCS
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (5.00%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.50%) JIRA
6 1 (2.50%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.50%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.50%) TestComplete
General
1 10 (25.00%) Advertising
2 7 (17.50%) Finance
3 3 (7.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (82.50%) Developer
2 15 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Senior Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Database Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Database Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (7.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Junior
6 3 (7.50%) Junior .NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Junior Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.00%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.00%) SSRS Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Systems Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (65.00%) .NET
2 20 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 18 (45.00%) HTML
4 12 (30.00%) XML
5 11 (27.50%) CSS
6 10 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 9 (22.50%) WCF
8 8 (20.00%) jQuery
9 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (17.50%) HTML5
10 6 (15.00%) Entity Framework
10 6 (15.00%) WinForms
11 5 (12.50%) SOAP
11 5 (12.50%) Web Services
12 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (10.00%) XSLT
13 3 (7.50%) CSS3
13 3 (7.50%) Highcharts JS
13 3 (7.50%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (7.50%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.50%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Android
2 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (67.50%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (45.00%) Scrum
3 17 (42.50%) MVC
4 12 (30.00%) TDD
5 9 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (20.00%) OO
7 7 (17.50%) ETL
8 5 (12.50%) CRM
8 5 (12.50%) SDLC
9 4 (10.00%) Workflow
10 3 (7.50%) Agile Testing
10 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (7.50%) Data Analysis
10 3 (7.50%) SOA
10 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
10 3 (7.50%) Web Development
11 2 (5.00%) ERP
11 2 (5.00%) OOD
11 2 (5.00%) Project Management
11 2 (5.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (67.50%) C#
2 18 (45.00%) SQL
3 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 12 (30.00%) T-SQL
5 9 (22.50%) VB.NET
6 6 (15.00%) Java
7 3 (7.50%) VB
8 2 (5.00%) PHP
8 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
8 2 (5.00%) X++
9 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) ISEB
3 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle
2 2 (5.00%) Serena
3 1 (2.50%) Sitecore
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