The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chippenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 18 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 28 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 12.73% 7.59% 8.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 42.42% 20.69% 56.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 6 14
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,950 £36,000 £36,050
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Visual Studio
Wiltshire

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

Development Applications Category
Chippenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
66 29 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 30.00% 36.71% 15.92%
Number of salaries quoted 64 29 25
Average salary £32,500 £30,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% -8.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £55,000
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 Chippenham

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Chippenham

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Chippenham

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (67.50%) XML
3 26 (65.00%) HTML
3 26 (65.00%) JavaScript
4 25 (62.50%) ASP.NET
5 24 (60.00%) CSS
5 24 (60.00%) Oracle
6 23 (57.50%) SQL Server
7 22 (55.00%) PostgreSQL
8 19 (47.50%) TDD
9 18 (45.00%) SQL
10 15 (37.50%) C#
11 14 (35.00%) SharePoint
12 13 (32.50%) VB.NET
13 12 (30.00%) Scrum
13 12 (30.00%) JSON
13 12 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (30.00%) Kanban
14 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
15 7 (17.50%) DSDM
15 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
16 5 (12.50%) Windows
17 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
17 3 (7.50%) IIS
18 2 (5.00%) XSLT
18 2 (5.00%) UNIX
18 2 (5.00%) C++
18 2 (5.00%) DHTML
18 2 (5.00%) Java
18 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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.

Application Platforms
1 14 (35.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.50%) IIS
3 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (57.50%) SQL Server
2 22 (55.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.50%) MySQL
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.50%) MS Access
4 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 37 (92.50%) Developer
2 35 (87.50%) .NET Developer
3 14 (35.00%) C# Developer
4 12 (30.00%) SQL Developer
4 12 (30.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 12 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.50%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Database Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (67.50%) XML
3 26 (65.00%) HTML
4 25 (62.50%) ASP.NET
5 24 (60.00%) CSS
6 12 (30.00%) JSON
7 2 (5.00%) WPF
7 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (5.00%) HTML5
7 2 (5.00%) DHTML
7 2 (5.00%) XSLT
7 2 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (5.00%) WinForms
7 2 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) TDD
2 12 (30.00%) Scrum
2 12 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (30.00%) Kanban
3 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
3 7 (17.50%) DSDM
4 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.00%) MVC
4 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.00%) OO
5 1 (2.50%) Build Automation
5 1 (2.50%) Analytics
5 1 (2.50%) Database Security
5 1 (2.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.50%) DevOps
5 1 (2.50%) Pair Programming
5 1 (2.50%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (45.00%) SQL
3 15 (37.50%) C#
4 13 (32.50%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.00%) C++
5 2 (5.00%) Java
6 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 24 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft