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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 30 24 21
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 16 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 8.12% 5.61% 1.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 37.21% 13.95% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 2
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
43 43 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 21.83% 40.19% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 43 40 9
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 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 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (83.33%) HTML
2 30 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 30 (83.33%) CSS
2 30 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (69.44%) SQL Server
3 25 (69.44%) ASP.NET
4 24 (66.67%) XML
5 22 (61.11%) Oracle
5 22 (61.11%) PostgreSQL
5 22 (61.11%) Scrum
5 22 (61.11%) TDD
5 22 (61.11%) JSON
5 22 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (61.11%) Kanban
6 13 (36.11%) C#
7 11 (30.56%) SQL
8 8 (22.22%) MVC
9 6 (16.67%) VB.NET
9 6 (16.67%) CMS
9 6 (16.67%) Content Management
9 6 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (16.67%) Sitecore
10 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
11 2 (5.56%) C++
11 2 (5.56%) Windows
11 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
11 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
11 2 (5.56%) WinForms
11 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6 (16.67%) CMS
1 6 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (69.44%) SQL Server
2 22 (61.11%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 36 (100.00%) Developer
2 28 (77.78%) .NET Developer
3 13 (36.11%) C# Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
5 5 (13.89%) SharePoint Developer
5 5 (13.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (13.89%) SQL Developer
6 1 (2.78%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (83.33%) HTML
2 30 (83.33%) CSS
3 25 (69.44%) ASP.NET
4 24 (66.67%) XML
5 22 (61.11%) JSON
6 2 (5.56%) WPF
6 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (5.56%) HTML5
6 2 (5.56%) WinForms
6 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
1 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (61.11%) TDD
2 22 (61.11%) Scrum
2 22 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
2 22 (61.11%) Kanban
3 8 (22.22%) MVC
4 6 (16.67%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 13 (36.11%) C#
3 11 (30.56%) SQL
4 6 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 22 (61.11%) Oracle
2 6 (16.67%) Sitecore
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft