The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 48 32 43
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 11 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.20% 5.58% 3.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.67% 52.00% 19.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 13
Average salary £30,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.23% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £29,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,500 £37,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Development Applications Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
66 25 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 19.19% 10.73% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 57 24 65
Average salary £35,000 £42,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £33,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,700 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Visual Studio
Gloucestershire

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 April 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (93.33%) ASP.NET
3 11 (73.33%) MVC
4 10 (66.67%) Web Services
5 9 (60.00%) jQuery
5 9 (60.00%) SQL
6 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
6 8 (53.33%) OO
7 7 (46.67%) WPF
8 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
8 6 (40.00%) V-Model
8 6 (40.00%) N-Tier
8 6 (40.00%) SOA
8 6 (40.00%) OOP
9 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
10 4 (26.67%) Marketing
10 4 (26.67%) Product Marketing
10 4 (26.67%) CSS
10 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
10 4 (26.67%) HTML
11 3 (20.00%) Java
11 3 (20.00%) C++
11 3 (20.00%) WinForms
12 2 (13.33%) Banking

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (26.67%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
1 12 (80.00%) .NET Developer
2 10 (66.67%) C# Developer
2 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 10 (66.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 10 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (93.33%) ASP.NET
3 10 (66.67%) Web Services
4 9 (60.00%) jQuery
5 7 (46.67%) WPF
6 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (26.67%) CSS
7 4 (26.67%) HTML
8 3 (20.00%) WinForms
9 2 (13.33%) XML
10 1 (6.67%) COM
10 1 (6.67%) MFC
10 1 (6.67%) STL
10 1 (6.67%) WCF
10 1 (6.67%) D-Bus
10 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (6.67%) Qt
10 1 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.67%) CCTV
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) MVC
2 8 (53.33%) OO
3 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (40.00%) V-Model
3 6 (40.00%) SOA
3 6 (40.00%) OOP
4 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 4 (26.67%) Product Marketing
6 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Web Development
7 1 (6.67%) Logistics
7 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
4 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (20.00%) Java
5 3 (20.00%) C++
6 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
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