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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 51 61 44
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -17
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 16 12 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.52% 1.71% 4.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.03% 14.46% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 30
Median salary £36,250 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £29,900 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,050 £38,800 £35,000
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
133 83 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 20.91% 11.84% 19.12%
Number of salaries quoted 125 67 117
Median salary £41,000 £37,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,938 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
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 May 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 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 18 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 17 (65.38%) C#
3 16 (61.54%) SQL
4 14 (53.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (50.00%) .NET
5 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (38.46%) HTML
6 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
6 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
7 9 (34.62%) Scrum
8 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
9 7 (26.92%) TDD
9 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (23.08%) WinForms
10 6 (23.08%) CSS
10 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
10 6 (23.08%) VB.NET
10 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
11 5 (19.23%) XML
11 5 (19.23%) ETL
11 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (19.23%) OO
11 5 (19.23%) MVC
11 5 (19.23%) Advertising
11 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (15.38%) SoapUI
12 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (15.38%) Selenium
12 4 (15.38%) OLAP Cube

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 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Extranet
1 1 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (15.38%) MySQL
4 4 (15.38%) OLAP
4 4 (15.38%) OLAP Cube
4 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (15.38%) Selenium
2 4 (15.38%) SoapUI
3 2 (7.69%) LoadUI
4 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.85%) JIRA
4 1 (3.85%) JMeter
4 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.85%) Ranorex
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (3.85%) Subversion
4 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.85%) TestComplete
4 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (19.23%) Advertising
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) .NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Software Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Database Developer
6 3 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Junior
6 3 (11.54%) Junior Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Database Developer
7 2 (7.69%) ASP Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 2 (7.69%) SSAS Developer
7 2 (7.69%) SSIS Developer
7 2 (7.69%) SSRS Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Test Automation Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) .NET
2 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
2 10 (38.46%) HTML
3 6 (23.08%) CSS
3 6 (23.08%) WinForms
4 5 (19.23%) XML
5 4 (15.38%) Web Services
6 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
6 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (11.54%) SOAP
6 3 (11.54%) WCF
6 3 (11.54%) XSLT
7 2 (7.69%) HTML5
7 2 (7.69%) MDX
7 2 (7.69%) REST
8 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.85%) CSS3
8 1 (3.85%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 1 (3.85%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) Scrum
3 7 (26.92%) TDD
4 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (19.23%) ETL
4 5 (19.23%) MVC
4 5 (19.23%) OO
5 4 (15.38%) SDLC
6 3 (11.54%) Agile Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (7.69%) CRM
7 2 (7.69%) OOD
8 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Project Management
8 1 (3.85%) Release Management
8 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Web Development
8 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) C#
2 16 (61.54%) SQL
3 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
4 6 (23.08%) VB.NET
5 4 (15.38%) Java
6 2 (7.69%) VB
7 1 (3.85%) VBA
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft