The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 35 30 42
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 12 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.24% 3.93% 1.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.91% 41.18% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 4
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -37.17%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Visual Studio
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Development Applications Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
67 17 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 23.67% 9.55% 9.83%
Number of salaries quoted 52 13 33
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,750 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Cheltenham region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio.

1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (88.46%) .NET
3 20 (76.92%) WCF
4 18 (69.23%) ASP.NET
4 18 (69.23%) SOAP
4 18 (69.23%) REST
5 17 (65.38%) CSS
5 17 (65.38%) HTML
5 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
5 17 (65.38%) SQL
5 17 (65.38%) jQuery
6 16 (61.54%) MVC
6 16 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (57.69%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (53.85%) T-SQL
8 14 (53.85%) OO
9 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
10 6 (23.08%) Web Services
11 5 (19.23%) Windows
11 5 (19.23%) VB.NET
11 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
11 5 (19.23%) Regression Testing
12 4 (15.38%) JSON
12 4 (15.38%) XML
12 4 (15.38%) VBScript
12 4 (15.38%) SaaS
12 4 (15.38%) System Testing
13 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
13 3 (11.54%) C++
14 2 (7.69%) COM

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.85%) InDesign
1 1 (3.85%) Fireworks
1 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.85%) Selenium
1 1 (3.85%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Developer
2 15 (57.69%) .NET Developer
2 15 (57.69%) Senior Developer
3 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET Developer
3 14 (53.85%) Senior C# Developer
3 14 (53.85%) Senior .NET Developer
3 14 (53.85%) C# Developer
3 14 (53.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 14 (53.85%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 14 (53.85%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Test Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Test Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Automated Test Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Designer
6 1 (3.85%) UI Developer
6 1 (3.85%) UI Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (88.46%) .NET
2 20 (76.92%) WCF
3 18 (69.23%) ASP.NET
3 18 (69.23%) SOAP
3 18 (69.23%) REST
4 17 (65.38%) CSS
4 17 (65.38%) HTML
4 17 (65.38%) jQuery
5 16 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (57.69%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (23.08%) Web Services
8 4 (15.38%) JSON
8 4 (15.38%) XML
9 2 (7.69%) COM
9 2 (7.69%) MFC
9 2 (7.69%) STL
9 2 (7.69%) D-Bus
9 2 (7.69%) Qt
9 2 (7.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 1 (3.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) MVC
2 14 (53.85%) OO
3 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
3 5 (19.23%) Regression Testing
4 4 (15.38%) System Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
7 1 (3.85%) MVVM
7 1 (3.85%) Automation Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Coaching
7 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.85%) SEO
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.85%) Web Development
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Load Testing
7 1 (3.85%) UML
7 1 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
2 17 (65.38%) SQL
3 14 (53.85%) T-SQL
4 5 (19.23%) VB.NET
5 4 (15.38%) VBScript
6 3 (11.54%) C++
7 1 (3.85%) XAML
7 1 (3.85%) Java
7 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Adobe
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