The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 34 54 70
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +16
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 36 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 6.11% 2.32% 1.89%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.90% 11.40% 9.59%
Number of salaries quoted 35 11 14
Median salary £38,000 £34,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -7.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £32,830
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,500 £41,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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 Somerset region.

Development Applications Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
139 114 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 23.60% 20.32% 19.68%
Number of salaries quoted 132 102 125
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset 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 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 26 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 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
Bath +4 13 £35,200 +2.77% 4
Taunton -7 7 £38,750 +23.01% 1
Visual Studio
South West

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 67 (81.71%) C#
2 56 (68.29%) .NET
3 52 (63.41%) SQL Server
4 42 (51.22%) JavaScript
5 41 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 39 (47.56%) MVC
7 35 (42.68%) SQL
8 32 (39.02%) Microsoft
9 30 (36.59%) HTML
9 30 (36.59%) ASP.NET MVC
10 29 (35.37%) VB.NET
11 26 (31.71%) jQuery
12 23 (28.05%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (26.83%) CSS
14 21 (25.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 19 (23.17%) .NET Framework
15 19 (23.17%) SQL Server 2008
16 18 (21.95%) Entity Framework
16 18 (21.95%) PHP
16 18 (21.95%) Microsoft Certification
17 17 (20.73%) Apache
17 17 (20.73%) MCSD
18 16 (19.51%) Degree
19 14 (17.07%) Windows
19 14 (17.07%) SharePoint
19 14 (17.07%) ASP.NET Web API
19 14 (17.07%) Team Foundation Server
20 12 (14.63%) Java
20 12 (14.63%) PowerShell
21 11 (13.41%) Drupal

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 17 (20.73%) Apache
2 14 (17.07%) SharePoint
3 11 (13.41%) Drupal
4 10 (12.20%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (10.98%) IIS
6 4 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.22%) CMS
8 1 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) MS Office
2 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.44%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) Office 365
2 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.22%) GitHub
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (63.41%) SQL Server
2 21 (25.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (23.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (7.32%) MySQL
4 6 (7.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database
5 5 (6.10%) SSDT
6 4 (4.88%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.88%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.22%) Big Data
7 1 (1.22%) Power BI
7 1 (1.22%) PowerPivot
7 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (17.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.10%) NUnit
3 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (3.66%) JIRA
5 1 (1.22%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.22%) NSubstitute
5 1 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.22%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.22%) Selenium
5 1 (1.22%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.22%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (6.10%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Electronics
2 4 (4.88%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.88%) Marketing
2 4 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.44%) Advertising
3 2 (2.44%) Games
3 2 (2.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 60 (73.17%) Developer
2 32 (39.02%) C# Developer
3 29 (35.37%) .NET Developer
4 24 (29.27%) ASP.NET Developer
4 24 (29.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 18 (21.95%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (19.51%) SQL Developer
7 13 (15.85%) Senior Developer
8 12 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 11 (13.41%) Team Leader
10 10 (12.20%) Development Team Leader
11 7 (8.54%) Agile Developer
11 7 (8.54%) Analyst
11 7 (8.54%) SQL Server Developer
11 7 (8.54%) Test Analyst
12 6 (7.32%) Agile .NET Developer
12 6 (7.32%) Agile C# Developer
12 6 (7.32%) Senior .NET Developer
13 5 (6.10%) DBA
13 5 (6.10%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (68.29%) .NET
2 41 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 30 (36.59%) ASP.NET MVC
3 30 (36.59%) HTML
4 26 (31.71%) jQuery
5 22 (26.83%) CSS
6 19 (23.17%) .NET Framework
7 18 (21.95%) Entity Framework
8 14 (17.07%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (7.32%) JSON
9 6 (7.32%) WCF
10 5 (6.10%) HTML5
10 5 (6.10%) LINQ
11 4 (4.88%) XSLT
12 3 (3.66%) Ajax
13 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 2 (2.44%) REST
13 2 (2.44%) Web Services
14 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 1 (1.22%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.88%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.88%) Replication
3 1 (1.22%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (1.22%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.22%) EPoS
3 1 (1.22%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.07%) Windows
2 11 (13.41%) Linux
2 11 (13.41%) Unix
3 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (47.56%) MVC
2 23 (28.05%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (13.41%) Scrum
4 10 (12.20%) Automated Testing
5 8 (9.76%) Unit Testing
6 7 (8.54%) E-Commerce
6 7 (8.54%) Front End Development
6 7 (8.54%) TDD
6 7 (8.54%) Web Development
7 6 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (7.32%) Mobile Development
7 6 (7.32%) OO
8 5 (6.10%) Manual Testing
9 4 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (4.88%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (4.88%) ITIL
9 4 (4.88%) Mentoring
9 4 (4.88%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (4.88%) PRINCE2
9 4 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (81.71%) C#
2 42 (51.22%) JavaScript
3 35 (42.68%) SQL
4 29 (35.37%) VB.NET
5 18 (21.95%) PHP
6 12 (14.63%) Java
6 12 (14.63%) PowerShell
7 11 (13.41%) VB
8 6 (7.32%) T-SQL
9 4 (4.88%) C++
10 1 (1.22%) C
10 1 (1.22%) XAML
Qualifications
1 18 (21.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (20.73%) MCSD
3 16 (19.51%) Degree
4 11 (13.41%) MCSE
5 2 (2.44%) ISEB
5 2 (2.44%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.22%) MCP
6 1 (1.22%) MCSA
6 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (39.02%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.32%) Oracle
3 4 (4.88%) SAP
4 1 (1.22%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.22%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.22%) New Relic
4 1 (1.22%) RedGate
4 1 (1.22%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.22%) Tableau
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