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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 33 35 46
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 29 40 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.94% 6.43% 4.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.46% 24.69% 22.97%
Number of salaries quoted 28 38 34
Average salary £36,500 £45,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.88% +20.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £18,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £47,500 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,625 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -
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
149 162 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 30.53% 26.05% 21.45%
Number of salaries quoted 144 144 143
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015. 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
Bath +5 14 £40,000 +15.94%
Taunton +1 8 £32,159 -26.07% 1
Street -2 5 £30,000 -36.84%
Wells - 1 £35,000 -
Cheddar - 1 £32,500 -
Visual Studio
South West

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 45 (83.33%) C#
2 39 (72.22%) .NET
3 32 (59.26%) JavaScript
4 31 (57.41%) ASP.NET
5 30 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 27 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 26 (48.15%) HTML
8 25 (46.30%) SQL
9 24 (44.44%) MVC
10 18 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
11 17 (31.48%) Scrum
12 15 (27.78%) jQuery
13 14 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (25.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 14 (25.93%) .NET Framework
13 14 (25.93%) SharePoint
13 14 (25.93%) C++
13 14 (25.93%) CSS
13 14 (25.93%) MS Excel
14 13 (24.07%) HTML5
15 12 (22.22%) XML
15 12 (22.22%) VB.NET
15 12 (22.22%) WCF
16 10 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 10 (18.52%) Unit Testing
16 10 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
17 9 (16.67%) CSS3
18 8 (14.81%) 3D Graphics
18 8 (14.81%) Software Engineering

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 14 (25.93%) SharePoint
2 6 (11.11%) IIS
2 6 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (9.26%) CMS
4 4 (7.41%) K2 blackpearl
5 3 (5.56%) Umbraco
6 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) GitHub
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (25.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (12.96%) Relational Database
5 6 (11.11%) DTS
6 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (9.26%) Moq
2 5 (9.26%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (9.26%) NUnit
3 4 (7.41%) SpecFlow
4 3 (5.56%) FishEye
4 3 (5.56%) Eclipse
4 3 (5.56%) JIRA
5 2 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 4 (7.41%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (75.93%) Developer
2 11 (20.37%) Software Developer
3 9 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 8 (14.81%) C++ Developer
4 8 (14.81%) SharePoint Developer
5 7 (12.96%) Analyst
5 7 (12.96%) Software Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) .NET Developer
6 6 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) C++ Programmer
6 6 (11.11%) Programmer
6 6 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (9.26%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (9.26%) Senior Developer
8 4 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.41%) C++/C# Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (72.22%) .NET
2 31 (57.41%) ASP.NET
3 26 (48.15%) HTML
4 15 (27.78%) jQuery
5 14 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (25.93%) .NET Framework
5 14 (25.93%) CSS
6 13 (24.07%) HTML5
7 12 (22.22%) XML
7 12 (22.22%) WCF
8 9 (16.67%) CSS3
9 8 (14.81%) LINQ
9 8 (14.81%) OpenGL
9 8 (14.81%) XSLT
9 8 (14.81%) MFC
9 8 (14.81%) Razor View Engine
9 8 (14.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 7 (12.96%) WPF
11 5 (9.26%) Ninject
11 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.81%) 3D Graphics
3 5 (9.26%) Visualisation
4 3 (5.56%) N-Tier
4 3 (5.56%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.70%) Graphic Design
5 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.70%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.85%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Windows
2 3 (5.56%) Linux
3 2 (3.70%) Android
3 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (44.44%) MVC
3 17 (31.48%) Scrum
4 10 (18.52%) Unit Testing
5 8 (14.81%) Software Engineering
5 8 (14.81%) ITIL
5 8 (14.81%) Mentoring
6 5 (9.26%) Waterfall
6 5 (9.26%) Test Scripting
6 5 (9.26%) Software Testing
7 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.41%) Project Management
7 4 (7.41%) Line Management
7 4 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (7.41%) Test Management
7 4 (7.41%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (7.41%) BDD
8 3 (5.56%) Performance Management
8 3 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.56%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 45 (83.33%) C#
2 32 (59.26%) JavaScript
3 25 (46.30%) SQL
4 14 (25.93%) C++
5 12 (22.22%) VB.NET
6 8 (14.81%) T-SQL
7 4 (7.41%) Objective-C
7 4 (7.41%) C
7 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.56%) VB
9 2 (3.70%) VB6
9 2 (3.70%) VBA
9 2 (3.70%) PHP
10 1 (1.85%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.85%) Fortran
10 1 (1.85%) VBScript
10 1 (1.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.41%) ISTQB
2 4 (7.41%) ISEB
2 4 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (5.56%) Degree
4 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.85%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 27 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle
3 3 (5.56%) Telerik
4 2 (3.70%) Progress
Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £29712 - £37824 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago