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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 46 43 43
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 30 39 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.14% 4.73% 3.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.35% 24.84% 28.41%
Number of salaries quoted 28 37 25
Median salary £36,250 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.07% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £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
155 157 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.38% 19.05% 13.23%
Number of salaries quoted 141 136 78
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £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 29 August 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 35 (76.09%) SQL Server
2 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (69.57%) C#
3 32 (69.57%) .NET
4 25 (54.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (52.17%) ASP.NET
6 23 (50.00%) MVC
7 22 (47.83%) HTML
7 22 (47.83%) SQL
8 20 (43.48%) Scrum
8 20 (43.48%) Microsoft
9 18 (39.13%) JavaScript
10 16 (34.78%) T-SQL
11 15 (32.61%) CSS
11 15 (32.61%) XML
11 15 (32.61%) TDD
11 15 (32.61%) .NET Framework
12 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
13 13 (28.26%) VB.NET
13 13 (28.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 13 (28.26%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (28.26%) WCF
14 11 (23.91%) OO
14 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 9 (19.57%) jQuery
16 9 (19.57%) WinForms
16 9 (19.57%) Advertising
16 9 (19.57%) Business Intelligence
17 8 (17.39%) Finance

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 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.35%) Apache
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle 10gAS
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (76.09%) SQL Server
2 13 (28.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (28.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (15.22%) OLAP
4 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (10.87%) OLAP Cube
7 4 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (6.52%) MySQL
8 3 (6.52%) SSDT
9 2 (4.35%) DTS
9 2 (4.35%) GIS
9 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
9 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (4.35%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (4.35%) QlikView
10 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 25 (54.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (17.39%) Subversion
3 7 (15.22%) Selenium
4 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 4 (8.70%) SoapUI
5 3 (6.52%) WebDriver
6 2 (4.35%) JMeter
6 2 (4.35%) LoadUI
6 2 (4.35%) MorphX
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (4.35%) PVCS
6 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.17%) JIRA
7 1 (2.17%) LoadRunner
7 1 (2.17%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.17%) TestComplete
General
1 9 (19.57%) Advertising
2 8 (17.39%) Finance
3 3 (6.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (82.61%) Developer
2 20 (43.48%) .NET Developer
3 12 (26.09%) Senior Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Junior
4 6 (13.04%) Junior Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Database Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Junior .NET Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Senior Database Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.52%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.35%) SSAS Developer
8 2 (4.35%) SSIS Developer
8 2 (4.35%) SSRS Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Test Automation Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (69.57%) .NET
2 24 (52.17%) ASP.NET
3 22 (47.83%) HTML
4 15 (32.61%) .NET Framework
4 15 (32.61%) CSS
4 15 (32.61%) XML
5 13 (28.26%) WCF
6 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (19.57%) jQuery
7 9 (19.57%) WinForms
8 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 8 (17.39%) Entity Framework
9 7 (15.22%) HTML5
9 7 (15.22%) XSLT
10 5 (10.87%) SOAP
10 5 (10.87%) Web Services
11 4 (8.70%) JSON
12 3 (6.52%) Ajax
12 3 (6.52%) CSS3
12 3 (6.52%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Device Driver
3 2 (4.35%) Fintech
3 2 (4.35%) Informatics
3 2 (4.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Android
2 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (50.00%) MVC
3 20 (43.48%) Scrum
4 15 (32.61%) TDD
5 11 (23.91%) OO
6 9 (19.57%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (17.39%) SDLC
8 7 (15.22%) ETL
9 4 (8.70%) CRM
9 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
9 4 (8.70%) Workflow
10 3 (6.52%) Agile Testing
10 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (6.52%) Data Analysis
10 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
10 3 (6.52%) SOA
10 3 (6.52%) Test Scripting
10 3 (6.52%) Web Development
11 2 (4.35%) Coaching
11 2 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 32 (69.57%) C#
2 22 (47.83%) SQL
3 18 (39.13%) JavaScript
4 16 (34.78%) T-SQL
5 13 (28.26%) VB.NET
6 7 (15.22%) Java
7 3 (6.52%) VB
8 2 (4.35%) C++
8 2 (4.35%) PHP
8 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.35%) X++
9 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) ISEB
2 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) Serena
4 1 (2.17%) Sitecore
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