The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 77 74 40
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -34
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 19 27 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.06% 2.68% 6.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.38% 15.88% 43.70%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 54
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +34.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,300 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Visual Studio
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
142 170 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 15.42% 16.88% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 109 139 117
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £45,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
Cheltenham +1 10 £34,000 -18.07%
Cirencester +7 5 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Gloucester -2 2 - - 1
Fairford - 1 £52,500 -
Visual Studio
South West

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 45 (88.24%) C#
2 42 (82.35%) .NET
3 36 (70.59%) ASP.NET
4 34 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 34 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 30 (58.82%) JavaScript
6 28 (54.90%) SQL
6 28 (54.90%) Web Services
6 28 (54.90%) Microsoft
6 28 (54.90%) Finance
7 24 (47.06%) MVC
7 24 (47.06%) HTML
8 22 (43.14%) CSS
8 22 (43.14%) Telecoms
9 20 (39.22%) SOAP
9 20 (39.22%) Windows
9 20 (39.22%) jQuery
9 20 (39.22%) SQL Server 2008
10 19 (37.25%) SDLC
10 19 (37.25%) MS Excel
10 19 (37.25%) XML
11 18 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (29.41%) XQuery
13 15 (29.41%) WSDL
13 15 (29.41%) XPath
14 14 (27.45%) Technical Analysis
14 14 (27.45%) Relational Database
14 14 (27.45%) SMTP
14 14 (27.45%) FTP

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 14 (27.45%) IIS
2 5 (9.80%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.96%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (37.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (27.45%) FTP
1 14 (27.45%) HTTP
1 14 (27.45%) SMPP
1 14 (27.45%) SMTP
2 6 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 5 (9.80%) Internet
4 4 (7.84%) Intranet
5 3 (5.88%) DNS
5 3 (5.88%) Extranet
6 1 (1.96%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 20 (39.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (27.45%) Relational Database
3 14 (27.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (27.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database
4 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (5.88%) MySQL
5 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (3.92%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (3.92%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (3.92%) MS Access
6 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.96%) Big Data
7 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.96%) GIS
7 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 34 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (11.76%) JIRA
3 5 (9.80%) JMeter
3 5 (9.80%) NeoLoad
3 5 (9.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (5.88%) ClearQuest
4 3 (5.88%) InstallShield
4 3 (5.88%) MSI
5 2 (3.92%) MSBuild
5 2 (3.92%) Selenium
5 2 (3.92%) Toad
5 2 (3.92%) WiX
6 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.96%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.96%) Subversion
6 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 28 (54.90%) Finance
2 22 (43.14%) Telecoms
3 6 (11.76%) Electronics
3 6 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 6 (11.76%) Marketing
4 3 (5.88%) Back Office
5 2 (3.92%) Banking
6 1 (1.96%) Military
Job Titles
1 31 (60.78%) Developer
2 27 (52.94%) .NET Developer
3 22 (43.14%) C# Developer
4 20 (39.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 17 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 17 (33.33%) SQL Developer
5 17 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
6 15 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 14 (27.45%) Analyst
7 14 (27.45%) C# Software Developer
7 14 (27.45%) Software Developer
8 13 (25.49%) .NET Software Developer
9 10 (19.61%) Senior Developer
10 9 (17.65%) Senior .NET Developer
10 9 (17.65%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 9 (17.65%) Senior C# Developer
11 8 (15.69%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (15.69%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (15.69%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (82.35%) .NET
2 36 (70.59%) ASP.NET
3 28 (54.90%) Web Services
4 24 (47.06%) HTML
5 22 (43.14%) CSS
6 20 (39.22%) jQuery
6 20 (39.22%) SOAP
7 19 (37.25%) XML
8 18 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (29.41%) WSDL
10 13 (25.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (15.69%) WCF
12 7 (13.73%) REST
12 7 (13.73%) WinForms
12 7 (13.73%) WPF
13 5 (9.80%) .NET Framework
14 4 (7.84%) XHTML
15 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
15 3 (5.88%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) Mobile App
2 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.76%) Visualisation
3 4 (7.84%) Learning Management System
4 2 (3.92%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.92%) CMDB
4 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.92%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.96%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (39.22%) Windows
2 7 (13.73%) Linux
2 7 (13.73%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.92%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.96%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) MVC
2 19 (37.25%) SDLC
3 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (27.45%) Technical Analysis
5 13 (25.49%) Mobile Application Development
6 10 (19.61%) Mentoring
7 9 (17.65%) Scrum
8 7 (13.73%) Performance Testing
9 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (11.76%) Configuration Management
9 6 (11.76%) Data Protection
9 6 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (11.76%) Programme Management
9 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
10 5 (9.80%) Non-Functional Testing
10 5 (9.80%) Requirements Management
11 4 (7.84%) Test Scripting
11 4 (7.84%) Wealth Management
11 4 (7.84%) Web Development
12 3 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (88.24%) C#
2 30 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 28 (54.90%) SQL
4 15 (29.41%) XPath
4 15 (29.41%) XQuery
5 9 (17.65%) Java
6 5 (9.80%) Bash Shell
6 5 (9.80%) C++
7 4 (7.84%) C
8 2 (3.92%) Delphi
9 1 (1.96%) Perl
9 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.96%) Python
9 1 (1.96%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.80%) DV Cleared
3 4 (7.84%) Degree
4 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) QA
2 2 (3.92%) SLA
Systems Management
1 13 (25.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (54.90%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.69%) Oracle
3 6 (11.76%) SAP
4 1 (1.96%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.96%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.96%) i2
4 1 (1.96%) Xamarin
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