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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 73 66 41
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -25
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 29 25 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.76% 2.64% 7.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.67% 14.97% 44.76%
Number of salaries quoted 29 24 60
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
174 167 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 16.57% 17.62% 16.18%
Number of salaries quoted 134 148 119
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 26 May 2015.

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 26 May 2015. 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
Gloucester -6 16 £37,500 +20.96% 2
Cheltenham +1 7 £35,000 -17.64%
Cirencester +2 1 £27,500 +5.76%
Visual Studio
South West

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 49 (85.96%) .NET
2 46 (80.70%) SQL
3 32 (56.14%) C#
4 31 (54.39%) Oracle
4 31 (54.39%) Windows
5 29 (50.88%) Finance
6 28 (49.12%) Microsoft
6 28 (49.12%) SQL Server
7 24 (42.11%) Java
8 23 (40.35%) ASP.NET
9 21 (36.84%) JavaScript
9 21 (36.84%) WCF
10 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (33.33%) VB.NET
12 18 (31.58%) IIS
13 17 (29.82%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (29.82%) Oracle Database
13 17 (29.82%) SDLC
14 16 (28.07%) HTML
14 16 (28.07%) Oracle Database 11g
15 15 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
16 14 (24.56%) PL/SQL
16 14 (24.56%) Security Cleared
17 13 (22.81%) DV Cleared
17 13 (22.81%) Web Services
18 12 (21.05%) CSS
18 12 (21.05%) Toad
19 11 (19.30%) Configuration Management
19 11 (19.30%) WebLogic
19 11 (19.30%) JMeter

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 18 (31.58%) IIS
2 11 (19.30%) WebLogic
3 7 (12.28%) SAS
4 3 (5.26%) CMS
4 3 (5.26%) DNN
4 3 (5.26%) Umbraco
4 3 (5.26%) Kentico
4 3 (5.26%) Sitefinity
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.04%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.04%) Firewall
2 7 (12.28%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.02%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (49.12%) SQL Server
2 17 (29.82%) Oracle Database
3 16 (28.07%) Oracle Database 11g
4 15 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (7.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (21.05%) Toad
2 11 (19.30%) JMeter
2 11 (19.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (19.30%) NeoLoad
3 10 (17.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 8 (14.04%) ClearQuest
4 8 (14.04%) MSI
4 8 (14.04%) InstallShield
5 5 (8.77%) JIRA
6 1 (1.75%) NUnit
6 1 (1.75%) AppScan
6 1 (1.75%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 29 (50.88%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Banking
3 5 (8.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (59.65%) Developer
2 19 (33.33%) Analyst
3 11 (19.30%) .NET Developer
4 10 (17.54%) C# Developer
5 9 (15.79%) Oracle Developer
5 9 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (14.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 8 (14.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 7 (12.28%) Tester
7 7 (12.28%) Test Analyst
8 5 (8.77%) Business Developer
8 5 (8.77%) Senior Developer
8 5 (8.77%) Configuration Analyst
8 5 (8.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Oracle BI Developer
10 2 (3.51%) Senior Tester
10 2 (3.51%) Software Tester
10 2 (3.51%) Senior .NET Developer
10 2 (3.51%) Junior Tester
10 2 (3.51%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (85.96%) .NET
2 23 (40.35%) ASP.NET
3 21 (36.84%) WCF
4 16 (28.07%) HTML
5 13 (22.81%) Web Services
6 12 (21.05%) CSS
7 9 (15.79%) MSMQ
8 8 (14.04%) WinForms
8 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (12.28%) jQuery
9 7 (12.28%) WPF
10 6 (10.53%) XML
11 5 (8.77%) SOAP
11 5 (8.77%) .NET Framework
11 5 (8.77%) HTML5
11 5 (8.77%) Entity Framework
11 5 (8.77%) CSS3
12 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC 2
12 4 (7.02%) NHibernate
12 4 (7.02%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.04%) Client/Server
2 8 (14.04%) Computer Science
2 8 (14.04%) CMDB
3 5 (8.77%) Visualisation
3 5 (8.77%) Mathematics
4 4 (7.02%) Physics
4 4 (7.02%) Chemistry
5 3 (5.26%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.75%) Statistics
6 1 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (54.39%) Windows
2 11 (19.30%) Linux
3 4 (7.02%) UNIX
4 1 (1.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (29.82%) SDLC
2 17 (29.82%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (19.30%) Configuration Management
4 10 (17.54%) MVC
5 8 (14.04%) Load Balancing
5 8 (14.04%) Infrastructure Management
6 7 (12.28%) Software Engineering
6 7 (12.28%) Performance Testing
7 5 (8.77%) Requirements Management
8 4 (7.02%) Web Development
8 4 (7.02%) UML
8 4 (7.02%) Automation Testing
8 4 (7.02%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.02%) Data Modelling
8 4 (7.02%) Workflow
8 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.02%) Scrum
9 3 (5.26%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (5.26%) OO
Programming Languages
1 46 (80.70%) SQL
2 32 (56.14%) C#
3 24 (42.11%) Java
4 21 (36.84%) JavaScript
5 19 (33.33%) VB.NET
6 14 (24.56%) PL/SQL
7 11 (19.30%) Bash Shell
8 4 (7.02%) T-SQL
9 3 (5.26%) C
10 2 (3.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (24.56%) Security Cleared
2 13 (22.81%) DV Cleared
3 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (14.04%) Degree
5 5 (8.77%) SC Cleared
6 4 (7.02%) MCP
6 4 (7.02%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.75%) Basel II
1 1 (1.75%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (54.39%) Oracle
2 28 (49.12%) Microsoft
3 10 (17.54%) Business Objects
4 4 (7.02%) Sybase
5 1 (1.75%) IBM
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