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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 45 57 66
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +9
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 20 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.55% 2.86% 0.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.39% 15.08% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 5
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +0.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
115 126 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 20.43% 18.98% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 109 101 49
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,855
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £55,000
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 20 January 2017.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 (80.00%) .NET
2 38 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (74.00%) C#
4 33 (66.00%) SQL Server
5 32 (64.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 30 (60.00%) SQL
7 26 (52.00%) MVC
7 26 (52.00%) ASP.NET
8 23 (46.00%) JavaScript
8 23 (46.00%) HTML
8 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
9 21 (42.00%) CSS
10 20 (40.00%) VB.NET
11 19 (38.00%) .NET Framework
12 18 (36.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 18 (36.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (36.00%) T-SQL
13 17 (34.00%) Windows
13 17 (34.00%) Scrum
13 17 (34.00%) WCF
14 16 (32.00%) TDD
14 16 (32.00%) XML
14 16 (32.00%) OO
14 16 (32.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 15 (30.00%) XSLT
15 15 (30.00%) WinForms
16 14 (28.00%) Management Information System
16 14 (28.00%) MS Excel
17 13 (26.00%) Coaching
18 12 (24.00%) Oracle

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 3 (6.00%) CMS
1 3 (6.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.00%) Sage 200
1 1 (2.00%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (66.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (36.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.00%) MySQL
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 32 (64.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (18.00%) Selenium
3 4 (8.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (4.00%) Subversion
4 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Advertising
3 2 (4.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.00%) Games
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (78.00%) Developer
2 27 (54.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Analyst
3 9 (18.00%) Junior
3 9 (18.00%) Junior Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Junior .NET Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Senior Developer
5 7 (14.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (14.00%) C# Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Test Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) QA Leader
6 4 (8.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Test Leader
7 3 (6.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (4.00%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (80.00%) .NET
2 26 (52.00%) ASP.NET
3 23 (46.00%) HTML
4 21 (42.00%) CSS
5 19 (38.00%) .NET Framework
6 18 (36.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (34.00%) WCF
8 16 (32.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 16 (32.00%) XML
9 15 (30.00%) WinForms
9 15 (30.00%) XSLT
10 6 (12.00%) AngularJS
10 6 (12.00%) jQuery
10 6 (12.00%) Web Services
11 5 (10.00%) Entity Framework
12 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (6.00%) CSS3
12 3 (6.00%) HTML5
12 3 (6.00%) JSON
12 3 (6.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.00%) Management Information System
2 12 (24.00%) Informatics
2 12 (24.00%) NHS
3 5 (10.00%) Fintech
4 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (52.00%) MVC
3 17 (34.00%) Scrum
4 16 (32.00%) OO
4 16 (32.00%) TDD
5 13 (26.00%) Coaching
6 8 (16.00%) SDLC
7 7 (14.00%) Regression Testing
8 6 (12.00%) Test Scripting
9 5 (10.00%) Black-Box Testing
9 5 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
9 5 (10.00%) Test Automation
10 4 (8.00%) Defect Management
10 4 (8.00%) Waterfall
11 3 (6.00%) Exploratory Testing
11 3 (6.00%) Front End Development
11 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
11 3 (6.00%) Prototyping
11 3 (6.00%) Unit Testing
11 3 (6.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 37 (74.00%) C#
2 30 (60.00%) SQL
3 23 (46.00%) JavaScript
4 20 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 18 (36.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (8.00%) Java
7 3 (6.00%) C++
8 1 (2.00%) Python
8 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
1 2 (4.00%) ISEB
1 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (24.00%) Oracle
3 3 (6.00%) Adobe
3 3 (6.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.00%) Sage
4 1 (2.00%) Xamarin
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