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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank - 11 -
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 0 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales - 12.73% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 87.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
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
7 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 10.77% 14.55% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 22
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.07%
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 North Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the North Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (75.00%) jQuery
3 6 (75.00%) C#
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 6 (75.00%) .NET
4 5 (62.50%) N-Tier
4 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
4 5 (62.50%) Ajax
4 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
4 5 (62.50%) SEO
4 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (62.50%) HTML5
4 5 (62.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (25.00%) Subversion
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) Hudson
7 1 (12.50%) CSS3
7 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (12.50%) JavaScript

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the North Wales 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
2 2 (25.00%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Lead Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Database Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Database Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) jQuery
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) Ajax
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
2 5 (62.50%) HTML5
2 5 (62.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) SEO
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
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Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Deeside, Clwyd
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Mold, Clwyd
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
South Queensferry, West Lothian
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Dependant on experience
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Llandudno, Gwynedd
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Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum Salary dependant on experience, Bonu
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago