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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 42 64 70
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +6
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 35 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.07% 1.67% 1.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.41% 7.69% 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 34 10 11
Median salary £40,000 £34,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,650 £29,827
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,250 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
201 130 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 29.09% 21.74% 18.57%
Number of salaries quoted 178 99 120
Median salary £41,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.49% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £29,856
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +13 21 £41,000 +17.14% 3
Glastonbury +1 1 £43,000 +62.26%
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £35,000 -
Visual Studio
South West

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 48 (67.61%) C#
2 46 (64.79%) SQL Server
3 45 (63.38%) .NET
4 39 (54.93%) Microsoft
5 34 (47.89%) JavaScript
6 31 (43.66%) SQL
7 30 (42.25%) HTML
7 30 (42.25%) MVC
8 28 (39.44%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (38.03%) ASP.NET
9 27 (38.03%) PowerShell
10 22 (30.99%) CSS
11 20 (28.17%) Microsoft Certification
11 20 (28.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 19 (26.76%) E-Commerce
13 16 (22.54%) TDD
14 15 (21.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 15 (21.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 13 (18.31%) SharePoint 2010
15 13 (18.31%) Apache
15 13 (18.31%) SharePoint
15 13 (18.31%) T-SQL
15 13 (18.31%) PHP
16 12 (16.90%) Degree
16 12 (16.90%) Team Foundation Server
16 12 (16.90%) ASP.NET MVC
17 11 (15.49%) .NET Framework
17 11 (15.49%) jQuery
17 11 (15.49%) MS Office
17 11 (15.49%) Windows

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 13 (18.31%) Apache
1 13 (18.31%) SharePoint
1 13 (18.31%) SharePoint 2010
2 9 (12.68%) IIS
3 8 (11.27%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (7.04%) CMS
4 5 (7.04%) Drupal
4 5 (7.04%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (7.04%) Umbraco
5 3 (4.23%) Jetty
5 3 (4.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (15.49%) MS Office
2 10 (14.08%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.82%) Mingle
4 1 (1.41%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.82%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.68%) GitHub
2 5 (7.04%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (64.79%) SQL Server
2 20 (28.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (21.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 15 (21.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (12.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (12.68%) SQL Server 2014
4 9 (12.68%) SSDT
5 7 (9.86%) MySQL
5 7 (9.86%) NoSQL
6 5 (7.04%) Oracle Database
6 5 (7.04%) RDBMS
6 5 (7.04%) Relational Database
7 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (4.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (16.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (9.86%) JIRA
3 5 (7.04%) Cucumber
3 5 (7.04%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.04%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.04%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (7.04%) Selenium
3 5 (7.04%) SpecFlow
3 5 (7.04%) TeamCity
4 3 (4.23%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.82%) NUnit
5 2 (2.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.41%) NSubstitute
6 1 (1.41%) ReSharper
General
1 5 (7.04%) Finance
1 5 (7.04%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.63%) Electronics
2 4 (5.63%) Marketing
2 4 (5.63%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.82%) Publishing
4 1 (1.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (46.48%) Developer
2 19 (26.76%) .NET Developer
3 13 (18.31%) C# .NET Developer
3 13 (18.31%) C# Developer
4 10 (14.08%) SQL Developer
5 9 (12.68%) Analyst
5 9 (12.68%) DBA
5 9 (12.68%) Development DBA
5 9 (12.68%) Senior Developer
5 9 (12.68%) SQL DBA
5 9 (12.68%) SQL Server DBA
5 9 (12.68%) SQL Server Development DBA
6 8 (11.27%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 8 (11.27%) Development Team Leader
6 8 (11.27%) SharePoint Developer
6 8 (11.27%) Team Leader
7 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (9.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Developer
8 6 (8.45%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (63.38%) .NET
2 30 (42.25%) HTML
3 27 (38.03%) ASP.NET
4 22 (30.99%) CSS
5 12 (16.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (15.49%) .NET Framework
6 11 (15.49%) jQuery
7 9 (12.68%) Entity Framework
8 5 (7.04%) Gherkin
8 5 (7.04%) HTML5
9 4 (5.63%) JSON
9 4 (5.63%) XSLT
10 3 (4.23%) LINQ
10 3 (4.23%) WCF
10 3 (4.23%) WPF
11 2 (2.82%) AngularJS
11 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (2.82%) REST
12 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1 (1.41%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.41%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.41%) User Experience
3 1 (1.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.49%) Windows
2 8 (11.27%) Linux
3 5 (7.04%) Unix
4 3 (4.23%) CentOS
5 2 (2.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (42.25%) MVC
2 28 (39.44%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (26.76%) E-Commerce
4 16 (22.54%) TDD
5 10 (14.08%) Web Development
6 9 (12.68%) Data Modelling
6 9 (12.68%) Mentoring
6 9 (12.68%) Scrum
7 7 (9.86%) Automated Testing
7 7 (9.86%) ITIL
7 7 (9.86%) Manual Testing
8 6 (8.45%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (8.45%) Front End Development
9 5 (7.04%) BDD
9 5 (7.04%) Configuration Management
9 5 (7.04%) Continuous Deployment
9 5 (7.04%) DevOps
9 5 (7.04%) Mobile Development
9 5 (7.04%) OO
10 4 (5.63%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 48 (67.61%) C#
2 34 (47.89%) JavaScript
3 31 (43.66%) SQL
4 27 (38.03%) PowerShell
5 13 (18.31%) PHP
5 13 (18.31%) T-SQL
6 9 (12.68%) VB
7 8 (11.27%) Java
7 8 (11.27%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.82%) C
8 2 (2.82%) C++
8 2 (2.82%) X++
9 1 (1.41%) XAML
Qualifications
1 20 (28.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (16.90%) Degree
3 10 (14.08%) MCSD
4 9 (12.68%) MCP
4 9 (12.68%) MCSA
5 5 (7.04%) MCSE
6 2 (2.82%) ISEB
6 2 (2.82%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Active Directory
1 5 (7.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (7.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (54.93%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.08%) Oracle
3 9 (12.68%) RedGate
4 5 (7.04%) AppDynamics
4 5 (7.04%) New Relic
4 5 (7.04%) Sitecore
5 4 (5.63%) SAP
6 3 (4.23%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.82%) Citrix
8 1 (1.41%) DevExpress
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