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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 54 53 74
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +21
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 29 23 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.54% 3.22% 2.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.33% 34.85% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 28 23 26
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
150 66 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 18.32% 9.24% 12.05%
Number of salaries quoted 130 60 138
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 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
Cheltenham -5 12 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Gloucester +9 10 £40,000 -13.97%
Cirencester +17 1 £27,350 -28.96%
Berkeley - 1 £26,000 -
Visual Studio
South West

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 62 (93.94%) C#
1 62 (93.94%) .NET
2 55 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 48 (72.73%) JavaScript
4 42 (63.64%) jQuery
5 41 (62.12%) SQL
6 40 (60.61%) MVC
6 40 (60.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 39 (59.09%) Microsoft
8 38 (57.58%) HTML
9 32 (48.48%) CSS
10 31 (46.97%) WCF
11 30 (45.45%) T-SQL
11 30 (45.45%) SQL Server
12 25 (37.88%) ASP.NET Web API
13 24 (36.36%) SOAP
14 22 (33.33%) MS Excel
15 21 (31.82%) OO
16 20 (30.30%) Windows
17 19 (28.79%) REST
18 18 (27.27%) XML
19 17 (25.76%) Software Engineering
20 15 (22.73%) Degree
20 15 (22.73%) JSON
20 15 (22.73%) Web Services
21 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
22 12 (18.18%) VB.NET
23 11 (16.67%) ADO.NET
23 11 (16.67%) Web Development
23 11 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 1 (1.52%) CMS
1 1 (1.52%) SAS
1 1 (1.52%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.52%) InDesign
2 1 (1.52%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) Internet
2 2 (3.03%) Intranet
3 1 (1.52%) FTP
3 1 (1.52%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (13.64%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.03%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.52%) Star Schema
8 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.52%) Subversion
2 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.52%) Toad
2 1 (1.52%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.52%) Selenium
General
1 8 (12.12%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Retail
3 2 (3.03%) Marketing
3 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.52%) Publishing
4 1 (1.52%) Electronics
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (80.30%) Developer
2 29 (43.94%) Senior Developer
3 23 (34.85%) .NET Developer
4 19 (28.79%) C# Developer
5 17 (25.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 17 (25.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (24.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (21.21%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (21.21%) Senior .NET Developer
7 14 (21.21%) Senior C# Developer
8 12 (18.18%) Web Developer
9 10 (15.15%) Senior Web Developer
10 6 (9.09%) Junior
10 6 (9.09%) Junior Developer
11 5 (7.58%) Software Engineer
12 4 (6.06%) Automated Test Engineer
12 4 (6.06%) Senior Test Engineer
12 4 (6.06%) Junior .NET Developer
12 4 (6.06%) Test Engineer
13 3 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (93.94%) .NET
2 55 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 42 (63.64%) jQuery
4 40 (60.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 38 (57.58%) HTML
6 32 (48.48%) CSS
7 31 (46.97%) WCF
8 25 (37.88%) ASP.NET Web API
9 24 (36.36%) SOAP
10 19 (28.79%) REST
11 18 (27.27%) XML
12 15 (22.73%) JSON
12 15 (22.73%) Web Services
13 11 (16.67%) ADO.NET
14 7 (10.61%) WPF
14 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 6 (9.09%) Backbone.js
15 6 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 6 (9.09%) .NET Framework
16 4 (6.06%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.55%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.03%) CCTV
3 2 (3.03%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.03%) GIS
4 1 (1.52%) DTV
4 1 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.52%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 20 (30.30%) Windows
2 1 (1.52%) Linux
2 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.52%) Android
2 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (60.61%) MVC
2 21 (31.82%) OO
3 17 (25.76%) Software Engineering
4 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (16.67%) Web Development
6 7 (10.61%) UML
7 6 (9.09%) Software Architecture
7 6 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (9.09%) MVVM
7 6 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 5 (7.58%) Regression Testing
8 5 (7.58%) System Testing
8 5 (7.58%) Time Management
8 5 (7.58%) Mentoring
9 4 (6.06%) Project Management
9 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (6.06%) SOA
9 4 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (6.06%) Business Analysis
9 4 (6.06%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 62 (93.94%) C#
2 48 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 41 (62.12%) SQL
4 30 (45.45%) T-SQL
5 12 (18.18%) VB.NET
6 10 (15.15%) Java
7 9 (13.64%) C++
8 6 (9.09%) PL/SQL
8 6 (9.09%) VB
9 5 (7.58%) VBScript
9 5 (7.58%) PHP
10 3 (4.55%) C
11 1 (1.52%) XAML
11 1 (1.52%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (22.73%) Degree
2 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.52%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.52%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 39 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle
3 2 (3.03%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.52%) Adobe
4 1 (1.52%) Sage
4 1 (1.52%) Sybase
4 1 (1.52%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.52%) SAP
Cheltenham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago