The first table below looks at the demand for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 55 40 23
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -17
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 18 27 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.70% 4.05% 8.98%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.39% 19.71% 35.25%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 41
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,160 £25,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Development Applications Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
158 137 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 23.72% 20.54% 25.47%
Number of salaries quoted 139 125 120
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Visual Studio
South West

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Somerset

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Somerset

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bath -9 10 £38,500 -14.44% 2
Taunton -13 4 £33,600 -10.40%
Street - 2 £47,500 -
Yeovil -9 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Visual Studio
South West

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 56 (87.50%) .NET
2 48 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 43 (67.19%) ASP.NET
4 37 (57.81%) C#
5 32 (50.00%) MVC
6 31 (48.44%) SQL
7 29 (45.31%) Windows
8 28 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 27 (42.19%) SQL Server 2008
9 27 (42.19%) Web Services
10 24 (37.50%) XML
11 23 (35.94%) SOAP
12 22 (34.38%) JavaScript
12 22 (34.38%) C++
12 22 (34.38%) RESTful
12 22 (34.38%) JSON
13 21 (32.81%) Finance
14 20 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (29.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 19 (29.69%) ASP.NET Web API
15 19 (29.69%) CRM
16 17 (26.56%) HTML
17 14 (21.88%) VB.NET
18 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
19 11 (17.19%) SharePoint
19 11 (17.19%) Software Engineering
20 10 (15.63%) .NET Framework
20 10 (15.63%) Mobile App
20 10 (15.63%) HTML5
20 10 (15.63%) CSS

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 11 (17.19%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.81%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (42.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (10.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (7.81%) DTS
5 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.13%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.56%) MySQL
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (9.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (3.13%) TortoiseSVN
2 2 (3.13%) Subversion
2 2 (3.13%) XMLSpy
3 1 (1.56%) PhoneGap
General
1 21 (32.81%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (81.25%) Developer
2 24 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 21 (32.81%) Web Developer
4 18 (28.13%) C# Developer
4 18 (28.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 7 (10.94%) Software Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Graduate
7 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Team Leader
7 5 (7.81%) Development Team Leader
7 5 (7.81%) C++ Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Graduate C# Developer
7 5 (7.81%) .NET Team Leader
7 5 (7.81%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (87.50%) .NET
2 43 (67.19%) ASP.NET
3 28 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (42.19%) Web Services
5 24 (37.50%) XML
6 23 (35.94%) SOAP
7 22 (34.38%) RESTful
7 22 (34.38%) JSON
8 19 (29.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 19 (29.69%) ASP.NET Web API
9 17 (26.56%) HTML
10 10 (15.63%) .NET Framework
10 10 (15.63%) HTML5
10 10 (15.63%) CSS
11 9 (14.06%) WCF
12 8 (12.50%) WPF
13 7 (10.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 6 (9.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 6 (9.38%) STL
15 5 (7.81%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.56%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (1.56%) iPad
3 1 (1.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 29 (45.31%) Windows
2 6 (9.38%) Apple iOS
2 6 (9.38%) Android
3 5 (7.81%) Linux
3 5 (7.81%) Mac OS
4 4 (6.25%) Windows Phone
5 3 (4.69%) Windows Phone 8
5 3 (4.69%) Windows Phone 7
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.00%) MVC
2 20 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (29.69%) CRM
4 11 (17.19%) Software Engineering
5 7 (10.94%) PRINCE2
6 6 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (9.38%) Kanban
6 6 (9.38%) ITIL
7 5 (7.81%) RAD
7 5 (7.81%) Scrum
7 5 (7.81%) Waterfall
8 4 (6.25%) Web Design
8 4 (6.25%) Project Management
9 3 (4.69%) Mobile Application Development
10 1 (1.56%) UML
10 1 (1.56%) Test Scripting
10 1 (1.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (57.81%) C#
2 31 (48.44%) SQL
3 22 (34.38%) JavaScript
3 22 (34.38%) C++
4 14 (21.88%) VB.NET
5 7 (10.94%) C
6 5 (7.81%) T-SQL
6 5 (7.81%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 4 (6.25%) XAML
7 4 (6.25%) Java
8 2 (3.13%) VB
8 2 (3.13%) VC++
9 1 (1.56%) Python
9 1 (1.56%) Ruby
9 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (9.38%) Degree
2 5 (7.81%) MCSD
2 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (7.81%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.38%) Trapeze
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle
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