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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 26 36 33
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 56 27 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 9.20% 5.54% 6.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 39.44% 18.49% 23.49%
Number of salaries quoted 56 26 37
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
142 146 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 23.32% 29.98% 26.99%
Number of salaries quoted 139 138 146
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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
Taunton -11 9 £35,000 +10.00% 1
Bath 0 7 £35,000 -14.63%
Yeovil - 3 £35,000 - 1
Clevedon - 1 £45,000 -
Glastonbury - 1 £25,000 -
Visual Studio
South West

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 69 (83.13%) C#
2 55 (66.27%) .NET
3 54 (65.06%) SQL Server
4 47 (56.63%) SQL
5 42 (50.60%) JavaScript
6 38 (45.78%) ASP.NET
7 36 (43.37%) MVC
8 35 (42.17%) VB.NET
9 29 (34.94%) Microsoft
9 29 (34.94%) jQuery
10 27 (32.53%) ASP.NET Web API
11 26 (31.33%) HTML
12 25 (30.12%) PHP
13 24 (28.92%) ASP.NET MVC
14 22 (26.51%) Microsoft Certification
14 22 (26.51%) MCSD
14 22 (26.51%) Apache
15 21 (25.30%) CSS
16 20 (24.10%) IIS
16 20 (24.10%) VB
17 19 (22.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 18 (21.69%) Agile Software Development
18 18 (21.69%) .NET Framework
18 18 (21.69%) SQL Server 2008
19 17 (20.48%) Entity Framework
20 16 (19.28%) Windows
20 16 (19.28%) Team Foundation Server
21 15 (18.07%) SharePoint
21 15 (18.07%) Java
22 14 (16.87%) Degree

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 22 (26.51%) Apache
2 20 (24.10%) IIS
3 15 (18.07%) SharePoint
4 13 (15.66%) Drupal
5 9 (10.84%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (8.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (65.06%) SQL Server
2 19 (22.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (21.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.02%) MySQL
5 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (4.82%) SSDT
6 3 (3.61%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.41%) Big Data
7 2 (2.41%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.20%) Power BI
8 1 (1.20%) PowerPivot
8 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (19.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (8.43%) Subversion
3 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (3.61%) NUnit
General
1 2 (2.41%) Advertising
1 2 (2.41%) Games
1 2 (2.41%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 69 (83.13%) Developer
2 42 (50.60%) C# Developer
3 23 (27.71%) ASP.NET Developer
3 23 (27.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 22 (26.51%) .NET Developer
5 17 (20.48%) Senior Developer
6 15 (18.07%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (15.66%) Team Leader
8 11 (13.25%) Software Developer
8 11 (13.25%) SQL Developer
9 9 (10.84%) Development Team Leader
10 8 (9.64%) C# Software Developer
11 7 (8.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 6 (7.23%) Lead Developer
12 6 (7.23%) Senior .NET Developer
13 4 (4.82%) .NET Software Developer
13 4 (4.82%) Agile Developer
13 4 (4.82%) DBA
13 4 (4.82%) SQL DBA
13 4 (4.82%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (66.27%) .NET
2 38 (45.78%) ASP.NET
3 29 (34.94%) jQuery
4 27 (32.53%) ASP.NET Web API
5 26 (31.33%) HTML
6 24 (28.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (25.30%) CSS
8 18 (21.69%) .NET Framework
9 17 (20.48%) Entity Framework
10 13 (15.66%) Ajax
11 11 (13.25%) JSON
12 9 (10.84%) HTML5
13 8 (9.64%) CSS3
13 8 (9.64%) Razor View Engine
14 6 (7.23%) ADO.NET
14 6 (7.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 6 (7.23%) WCF
15 5 (6.02%) LINQ
16 2 (2.41%) XML
17 1 (1.20%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.82%) Replication
2 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.41%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.20%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.20%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.20%) EPoS
3 1 (1.20%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.28%) Windows
2 13 (15.66%) Linux
2 13 (15.66%) Unix
3 3 (3.61%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.20%) Android
4 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (43.37%) MVC
2 18 (21.69%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (14.46%) TDD
4 11 (13.25%) Mobile Development
5 6 (7.23%) Automated Testing
6 5 (6.02%) Scrum
6 5 (6.02%) Unit Testing
7 4 (4.82%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (4.82%) Front End Development
7 4 (4.82%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (3.61%) CRM
8 3 (3.61%) ETL
8 3 (3.61%) ITIL
8 3 (3.61%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.61%) Software Engineering
8 3 (3.61%) Test Scripting
8 3 (3.61%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (2.41%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (2.41%) OO
9 2 (2.41%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 69 (83.13%) C#
2 47 (56.63%) SQL
3 42 (50.60%) JavaScript
4 35 (42.17%) VB.NET
5 25 (30.12%) PHP
6 20 (24.10%) VB
7 15 (18.07%) Java
8 9 (10.84%) PowerShell
9 6 (7.23%) T-SQL
10 3 (3.61%) C++
11 1 (1.20%) C
11 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (26.51%) MCSD
1 22 (26.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (16.87%) Degree
3 13 (15.66%) MCSE
Vendors
1 29 (34.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.20%) Tableau
2 1 (1.20%) TippingPoint
2 1 (1.20%) Xamarin
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago