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 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 40 39 38
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 2 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.99% 3.15% 2.97%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.71% 24.32% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 7
Average salary £32,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,450 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,050 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
35 37 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 17.24% 12.94% 14.41%
Number of salaries quoted 35 20 30
Average salary £40,000 £33,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.30% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £53,000 £39,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (90.00%) CSS
2 9 (90.00%) XML
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 9 (90.00%) WCF
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (80.00%) jQuery
3 8 (80.00%) ADO.NET
4 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 7 (70.00%) T-SQL
4 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (70.00%) JSON
4 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (10.00%) WF
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (10.00%) IIS
7 1 (10.00%) SharePoint

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) Star Schema
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Web Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Senior Developer
3 7 (70.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C++ Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (90.00%) CSS
2 9 (90.00%) XML
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) WCF
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (80.00%) ADO.NET
3 8 (80.00%) jQuery
4 7 (70.00%) JSON
4 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (10.00%) WF
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
6 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (10.00%) Web Services
6 1 (10.00%) XHTML
6 1 (10.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) UML
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) Web Design
3 1 (10.00%) Information Management
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Sybase