The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Flintshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 5 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 1 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Flintshire 8.33% 9.09% 15.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 100.00% 100.00% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Average salary £38,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Visual Studio
North Wales

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

Development Applications Category
Flintshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Flintshire 8.33% 9.09% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Average salary £38,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Flintshire

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Flintshire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Flintshire

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Flintshire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Flintshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Flintshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Queensferry - 1 £38,000 -
Visual Studio
North Wales

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Flintshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Flintshire 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) MSTest
2 1 (50.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) PLINQ
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Task Parallel Library
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Flintshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Flintshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) MSTest
2 1 (50.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) PLINQ
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Task Parallel Library
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) XPath
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Hyland