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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 43 43 48
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 32 45 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.86% 5.19% 3.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.05% 23.56% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 45 21
Median salary £34,000 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.93% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
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
152 191 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.07% 22.03% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 137 167 72
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £26,589
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £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 25 September 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 40 (78.43%) SQL Server
2 39 (76.47%) .NET
3 36 (70.59%) C#
4 35 (68.63%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (58.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 29 (56.86%) ASP.NET
7 28 (54.90%) MVC
8 27 (52.94%) SQL
9 26 (50.98%) HTML
10 24 (47.06%) Microsoft
11 21 (41.18%) JavaScript
12 20 (39.22%) Scrum
13 18 (35.29%) T-SQL
13 18 (35.29%) CSS
13 18 (35.29%) XML
13 18 (35.29%) .NET Framework
14 17 (33.33%) TDD
15 16 (31.37%) SQL Server 2008
15 16 (31.37%) WCF
15 16 (31.37%) MS Excel
15 16 (31.37%) VB.NET
16 14 (27.45%) ASP.NET MVC
17 13 (25.49%) OO
17 13 (25.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 12 (23.53%) WinForms
19 10 (19.61%) Advertising
19 10 (19.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 9 (17.65%) Entity Framework
20 9 (17.65%) Subversion

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 (7.84%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.92%) Apache
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle 10gAS
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.96%) CMS
3 1 (1.96%) IIS
3 1 (1.96%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 16 (31.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.92%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (78.43%) SQL Server
2 16 (31.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (25.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (19.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (13.73%) OLAP
5 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (9.80%) OLAP Cube
8 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (7.84%) MySQL
9 3 (5.88%) SSDT
10 2 (3.92%) DTS
10 2 (3.92%) GIS
10 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
10 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (3.92%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (3.92%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (3.92%) QlikView
10 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 30 (58.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (17.65%) Subversion
3 7 (13.73%) Selenium
4 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.88%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.92%) MorphX
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (3.92%) PVCS
6 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.96%) JMeter
7 1 (1.96%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.96%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (19.61%) Advertising
2 9 (17.65%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (82.35%) Developer
2 25 (49.02%) .NET Developer
3 13 (25.49%) Senior Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Junior
4 8 (15.69%) Junior Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Junior .NET Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Analyst
7 5 (9.80%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (9.80%) C# Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Database Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Senior Database Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Software Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Test Analyst
9 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (5.88%) QA Leader
9 3 (5.88%) Test Leader
9 3 (5.88%) Web Developer
10 2 (3.92%) SSIS Developer
10 2 (3.92%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (76.47%) .NET
2 29 (56.86%) ASP.NET
3 26 (50.98%) HTML
4 18 (35.29%) .NET Framework
4 18 (35.29%) CSS
4 18 (35.29%) XML
5 16 (31.37%) WCF
6 14 (27.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (23.53%) WinForms
8 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 9 (17.65%) Entity Framework
9 9 (17.65%) jQuery
9 9 (17.65%) Web Services
9 9 (17.65%) XSLT
10 7 (13.73%) HTML5
11 4 (7.84%) JSON
12 3 (5.88%) Ajax
12 3 (5.88%) CSS3
12 3 (5.88%) RESTful
12 3 (5.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.80%) Informatics
2 5 (9.80%) NHS
3 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.88%) Device Driver
3 3 (5.88%) Fintech
4 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Android
2 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (68.63%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (54.90%) MVC
3 20 (39.22%) Scrum
4 17 (33.33%) TDD
5 13 (25.49%) OO
6 9 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (15.69%) SDLC
8 7 (13.73%) ETL
9 5 (9.80%) Coaching
9 5 (9.80%) Waterfall
9 5 (9.80%) Workflow
10 4 (7.84%) CRM
10 4 (7.84%) Test Scripting
11 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (5.88%) Data Analysis
11 3 (5.88%) Defect Management
11 3 (5.88%) Non-Functional Testing
11 3 (5.88%) Regression Testing
11 3 (5.88%) SOA
11 3 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (70.59%) C#
2 27 (52.94%) SQL
3 21 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 18 (35.29%) T-SQL
5 16 (31.37%) VB.NET
6 4 (7.84%) Java
7 3 (5.88%) VB
8 2 (3.92%) C++
8 2 (3.92%) PHP
8 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.92%) X++
9 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) ISEB
2 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.73%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) Serena
3 2 (3.92%) Sitecore
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