The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 22 34 42
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 9 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 6.52% 1.05% 2.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 45.00% 28.57% 15.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 5
Average salary £40,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.97% +9.41%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Visual Studio
Gloucestershire

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

Development Applications Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
20 7 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 14.49% 3.66% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 48
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -15.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £28,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Gloucester

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (95.00%) C#
2 19 (95.00%) ASP.NET
3 18 (90.00%) jQuery
4 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
4 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
5 16 (80.00%) MS Excel
5 16 (80.00%) MVC
5 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (65.00%) SQL
7 10 (50.00%) T-SQL
7 10 (50.00%) HTML
7 10 (50.00%) CSS
7 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 10 (50.00%) XML
8 9 (45.00%) WCF
8 9 (45.00%) JSON
8 9 (45.00%) Windows
8 9 (45.00%) ADO.NET
8 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (35.00%) Web Development
10 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
11 6 (30.00%) Degree
11 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
11 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
11 6 (30.00%) Software Architecture
11 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 1 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (80.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Toad
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (65.00%) Senior Developer
3 11 (55.00%) Web Developer
4 10 (50.00%) Senior Web Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Junior
5 4 (20.00%) Junior Developer
5 4 (20.00%) .NET Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Junior .NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
7 1 (5.00%) C# Application Developer
7 1 (5.00%) .NET Applications Developer
7 1 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Junior Web Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (95.00%) ASP.NET
3 18 (90.00%) jQuery
4 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (50.00%) HTML
5 10 (50.00%) CSS
5 10 (50.00%) XML
6 9 (45.00%) WCF
6 9 (45.00%) JSON
6 9 (45.00%) ADO.NET
6 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (30.00%) Backbone.js
7 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
8 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (5.00%) MSMQ
9 1 (5.00%) Web Services
9 1 (5.00%) WPF
9 1 (5.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) MVC
2 7 (35.00%) Web Development
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (30.00%) Software Architecture
3 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.00%) TDD
5 2 (10.00%) OO
6 1 (5.00%) OOP
6 1 (5.00%) SOA
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.00%) V-Model
6 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Product Marketing
6 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) C#
2 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (65.00%) SQL
4 10 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (5.00%) Basel II
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Business Objects