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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 21 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 22 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 12.15% 8.75% 8.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 48.89% 45.16% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 14
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
45 31 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 24.86% 19.38% 46.25%
Number of salaries quoted 40 31 67
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 2016, 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 39 (100.00%) SQL
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (76.92%) XML
3 26 (66.67%) C#
4 17 (43.59%) Windows
4 17 (43.59%) EDI
4 17 (43.59%) Logistics
4 17 (43.59%) JSON
4 17 (43.59%) WPF
4 17 (43.59%) Data Mapping
5 14 (35.90%) SQL Server
6 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (23.08%) T-SQL
8 8 (20.51%) Java
8 8 (20.51%) J2EE
8 8 (20.51%) Oracle
8 8 (20.51%) VB
8 8 (20.51%) CSS
8 8 (20.51%) XSD
8 8 (20.51%) XSLT
8 8 (20.51%) JMS
8 8 (20.51%) DSDM
8 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
8 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (20.51%) TDD
8 8 (20.51%) Ajax
8 8 (20.51%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (20.51%) Entity Framework

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.90%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (20.51%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (20.51%) SSDT
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 39 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (35.90%) C# Developer
2 14 (35.90%) C# WPF Developer
2 14 (35.90%) WPF Developer
3 13 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 9 (23.08%) SQL Developer
5 8 (20.51%) Administrator
5 8 (20.51%) Database Developer
5 8 (20.51%) DBA
5 8 (20.51%) Java Developer
5 8 (20.51%) SQL Database Developer
5 8 (20.51%) SQL DBA
6 5 (12.82%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (76.92%) XML
3 17 (43.59%) EDI
3 17 (43.59%) JSON
3 17 (43.59%) WPF
4 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 8 (20.51%) .NET Framework
5 8 (20.51%) Ajax
5 8 (20.51%) CSS
5 8 (20.51%) Entity Framework
5 8 (20.51%) J2EE
5 8 (20.51%) JMS
5 8 (20.51%) XSD
5 8 (20.51%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 17 (43.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Data Mapping
1 17 (43.59%) Logistics
2 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (20.51%) DSDM
2 8 (20.51%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) SQL
2 26 (66.67%) C#
3 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 9 (23.08%) T-SQL
5 8 (20.51%) Java
5 8 (20.51%) VB
6 6 (15.38%) VB.NET
7 5 (12.82%) VBScript
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle