The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 11 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 2 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 5.13% 7.02% 6.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 66.67% 40.00% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 4
Median salary £30,000 £34,250 £37,505
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.40% -8.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,500 £30,453
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £39,050 £41,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Visual Studio
Wales

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

Development Applications Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 7.69% 17.54% 32.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 17
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £44,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the North Wales region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in North Wales

Visual Studio
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wrexham +4 1 £27,500 -19.70%
Visual Studio
Wales

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North Wales region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (25.00%) ADO
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) VBScript
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) VBA
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Electronics
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) NetBeans
4 1 (25.00%) Military
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) XSL

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) DTS
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) NetBeans
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Avionics
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Military
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Applications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) ADO
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) OOP
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (25.00%) SDLC
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) VBA
4 1 (25.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) VMware